The protestors managed just an 40 signature petition but the shop gathered an 80 signature protest supporting the shop.It's a large well lit well stocked shop, lots of toys vids mags dvds etc, they also have hard-core viewing booths great fun as they allow couples to use them too. Sex Shop A1 has been re-fitted, and the opening hours are now 10am till 9pm 7 days a week.So thankfully Adult Pit Stop's future is not in any doubt.
The Sandy shop is also is the warehouse for J&G Trading, UK's Adult Magazine Distributor.It distributes over 20 Imported magazine lines every month.I was impressed with their range of stock, and as with previous P&C establishments, they have everything there that you could think off and in good quantities.Staff were friendly and attentive when required, but didn't get too over the top, and no pressure selling.The sex toys department is huge with literally thousands of toys from every corner of the globe with many items available to touch in the 'switch on and try before you buy' display area.
This store also has an exclusive range of erotic furniture.
I didn't ask, but she may be the owner of the shop, as it was so well lit and laid out, it seemed to have the feminine touch to the design, and I'm sure any ladies that visit would find it very welcoming.
A licence renewal met with two trivial objections, one citing an item of litter from packaging of an adult product.
Local neighbours have raised a petition against the shop's window display.
Manager Jonathan Spencer noted that the shop is trying to change its image a little and has reduced its R18 stocks, presumably to open up the appeal to women and couples.
More PVC and latex than the usual High Street clothes shop; none of the branding feel you get from one of the big clothing chains, but the front is very much a clothes shop.