Oxford Street strategy

Westminster Council approves new Oxford Street strategy for public consultation

Westminster City Council’s cabinet has approved the new draft strategy for Oxford Street public consultation.

HMV re-opens in same Boston location 5 years after it left town

HMV is returning to Boston, Lincolnshire, with a new store in the exact same location it used to occupy five years ago.
Co-op Jo Whitfield

Co-op poised to open at former Waitrose stores

The Co-op is preparing to launch three new food stores this week after acquiring 4 Little Waitroses in June.
Stance London

Stance chooses London for first store outside the US

American apparel brand Stance has chosen London as the location of its first bricks-and-mortar store outside of the US.
chancellor business rates

Chancellor considers £300m lifeline for high street retailers

Chancellor Philip Hammond is reportedly mulling a £300 million lifeline for beleaguered high street retailers.

Debenhams could close up to one third of stores

Debenhams could close up to one third of its stores as the beleaguered retailer looks to save £30 million. The department store chain is expected...

Intu confirms it is considering takeover bid from John Whittaker

Intu Properties on Friday has confirmed it is considering a 215 pence per share takeover offer from a consortium led by Intu deputy chairman...

Bond Street completes £60m makeover ahead of Elizabeth Line launch

Bond Street, one of the most lucrative shopping districts in the world, has just completed a £60 million makeover ahead of the Elizabeth Line...
high street health

Hammond under yet more pressure as property experts call for business rates reform

Philip Hammond faced further calls for tangible changes to business rates this week as property experts weighed in on the issue. “Given the ever-rising crescendo...

Westfield London crowned top UK shopping centre in groundbreaking report

Westfield in Shepherd’s Bush has been dubbed the UK’s best-performing shopping centre in a new report by GlobalData. The west London shopping centre scored 4.09...

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What the High Street will look like after Covid-19

Survival of the fittest: How the High Street will evolve after the crisis Wondering what the High Street is going to look like after lockdown...