Nostalgia: Marks and Spencers closure in pictures

It’s been on Kirkcaldy High Street since 1938, but Mark and Spencers closed at 4pm on Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

Marks and Spencer opened in Kirkcaldy High Street on August 19, 1938. Pic: Marks & Spencer Company Archive.

The store has changed over the years, and the surrounding High Street has too. Take a look below.

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The construction site of M&S Kirkcaldy, August 11, 1938.

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When the store opened later in 1938.
Marks and Spencer in 1959. Pic: Marks & Spencer Company Archive.
Marks and Spencer in Kirkcaldy High Street in 1961. Pic: Marks & Spencer Company Archive.
M&S in the 1960s
The shop in 1965.
M&S Kirkcaldy in 1979.
Even in 2001 the High Street was busier. Pic: Marks & Spencer Company Archive.
Marks and Spencer in 2018.