Shopping; high street; economy; recession

One in five high street shops 'to close by 2018'

One-Minute Read Wed 29 May, AT 09:46

Report predicts retail crisis as stores face onslaught from online shopping

HMV saved from closure by £50m rescue deal with Hilco

One-Minute Read Fri 5 Apr, AT 10:47

Plan to save stricken music chain, backed by entertainment industry, could save 2,500 jobs

John Prescott

Lord Prescott attacked for suggesting Queen abdicates

First Reaction Mon 25 Mar, AT 11:40

Labour peer airs concerns of 'royalist friend' but should he be the one to leave public life?

Republic bought by Sports Direct with 2,100 jobs saved

One-Minute Read Fri 1 Mar, AT 08:39

Budget fashion chain's future secured after being purchased by Mike Ashley-owned firm

Crisis, what crisis? Primark proves high street isn't dead

One-Minute Read Tue 26 Feb, AT 10:07

Budget store defies gloomy outlook for British retail with 23 per cent sales boost

Shopping; high street; economy; recession

Retail industry urges George Osborne: save the high street

One-Minute Read Thu 21 Feb, AT 11:01

'We're a force for good', British Retail Consortium tells Chancellor ahead of next month's Budget

January sales

UK retail sales fall in January – and it's not just the snow

First Reaction Fri 15 Feb, AT 14:07

Unexpected drop proves there's less money available for discretionary spending on the high street

John Lewis cuts 325 department managers in shock redundancies

One-Minute Read Thu 14 Feb, AT 09:56

Post-Christmas retail gloom deepens as firm seen as model of ‘responsible capitalism’ wields axe

Republic out of fashion: Chain expected to go into administration

One-Minute Read Wed 13 Feb, AT 10:43

Clothing brand set to become latest High Street casualty as analysts blame 'fickle' consumers