Retail

Retail
Customers shop in Tesco's new Jack's store  - are smaller shops the future, and salvation, of the High Street?

Jayne Dowle: Long live new-look high street as world moves on

THE High street is dead. Long live the high street? If my own town of Barnsley is anything to go by, something is stirring. It’s the spirit of entrepreneurship undeterred by anti-social problems, high business rates and an economic and retail climate which often seems deeply unfavourable to the sole trader.

Opinion
A statue of Sir Ken Morrison has been unveiled in Bradford.

The Yorkshire Post says: A fitting tribute to Sir Ken

The lasting legacy of Sir Ken Morrison, who took an egg and butter stall and built it up into a supermarket empire providing employment to tens of thousands of people, was already settled, but the unveiling of a new statue of him outside the firm’s Bradford headquarters is a fitting tribute to his life’s work.

Opinion
Load more
Get daily updates Sign Up X