Step in, and the mind boggles. This is Haberdashery Central - fabric by the metre, hijab scarves, curtains, lace, imitation leather - it's all here and it's dirt cheap.
A lone dingy pet shop announcing goldfish sits unfortunately trapped between a meat shop on either side. Poor pets - I bet they come psychologically scarred. Plastic, stainless steel, feather or wigs - tack and cheap kitsch are the order.
I find myself being watched closely but not just by the CCTV's. Time to shift my focus to the people around me, my internal radar tells me. More of that in the next post.