London Bridge

Revamped London Bridge welcomes raft of new retailers

London Bridge railway terminal has just signed on a raft of new retailers that will open at the station in the coming weeks.
Olivia Burton

Olivia Burton chooses Covent Garden for first UK store

Watch brand Olivia Burton is set to open its first UK store in Covent Garden, London.
River Island childrenswear

River Island opens first standalone childrenswear store​​

River Island has opened its first standalone childrenswear store in Glasgow ahead of a national roll out.
Smiggle Just Group

Smiggle to march into London’s Oxford Street

Australian stationery retailer Smiggle is set to open a two-storey flagship store on London's Oxford Street as it ramps up its ambitious expansion scheme. Set...
Woolwich

British Land buys £103m Woolwich high street for retail redevelopment

Property giant British Land has revealed plans for a 4.9-acre retail-led development in south-east London.
battery

Hammerson offloads Battery Retail Park for £60m

Birmingham’s Battery Retail Park has been sold by retail property giant Hammerson as it continues its “disposal strategy”.
M&S store closures

468 jobs at risk as M&S announces 14 store closures

Marks and Spencer has announced plans to close down 14 stores in the latest phase of its turnaround plan.
August high street

MPs insist government reform business rates that “damage” high street

MPs from the influential Treasury Select Committee have urged the government to rethink business rates that damage high street.
Planning Applications

New shop planning applications drop for 9th year running

The UK’s high streets are continuing to face challenges as a new report reveals planning applications for new shops has fallen.
Brixton Market

Sports Direct’s £30m Brixton Market takeover collapses

Sports Direct’s proposed takeover of South London’s iconic Brixton Market has fallen through and is being offered to others.

Feature Resource

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...