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Shop selling everything from arts & crafts to bicycles has opened in Forest Gate

PUBLISHED: 08:55 28 May 2013 | UPDATED: 08:55 28 May 2013

Jewellery maker and shop manager Jeff Levy,left, with all the people involved in Number 8 Forest Gate.

Jewellery maker and shop manager Jeff Levy,left, with all the people involved in Number 8 Forest Gate.

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An emporium style shop selling everything from vintage goods and arts & crafts to bicycles and deli produce has opened.

Number 8 Forest Gate in Sebert Road.Number 8 Forest Gate in Sebert Road.

Number 8 Forest Gate, which is located next to Woodgrange Market and the cafe Coffee7, opened up its doors on Sebert Road on Saturday.

Residents can rent a space in the shop to sell their goods. The costs are negotiated on an individual basis and a small percentage is paid on every item sold. But otherwise all proceeds go to the individual trader.

Shop manager and jewellery maker Jeff Levi said: “We’re excited that this is a great opportunity for local people to sell in a shop on a busy high street. There’s been so much interest in the idea that all the

shop space has been filled and there is now a waiting list.”

Jewellery maker and shop manager Jeff Levy at Number 8 Forest Gate.Jewellery maker and shop manager Jeff Levy at Number 8 Forest Gate.

Number 8 Forest Gate is open 9am to 6pm from Monday to Saturday and from 10am to 4pm on Sundays.

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