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The future of Barnsley town centre: ‘not just another shopping centre’

Councillor Tim Cheetham, Cabinet Spokesperson for Regeneration and Culture, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, gives the low down on...

Business rates review delay ‘only going to mean more job losses’

According to latest media reports the Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to announce that that he is delaying the...

Colliers suggests alternatives to Government ‘blanket holiday approach’ to rates relief

John Webber Head of Business Rates at Colliers International, has suggested that the Government needs to re-think the...

Bricks and mortar retail takes a hit as Debenhams, Topshop and more to become online-only

Bricks and mortar retail is set to take a following the sales of Debenhams and Topshop, Topman and...

Boohoo-Debenhams deal ‘an opportunity to bring new commercial uses’ to high streets, says Colliers

Following the announcement that online retailer Boohoo has bought Debenhams for a £55m deal which will see the...

Creating unforgettable experiences: an interview with Toolbox’s Kim Dodd

Nobody could have predicted the rollercoaster year that was 2020. We spoke to Toolbox account director Kim Dodd...

Interview: SpaceandPeople CEO Nancy Cullen talks Covid, compliance, and pop up retail

Nobody could have predicted the rollercoaster year that was 2020, but it is perhaps safe to say that...

Interview: ‘Be more agile’ – Access Point’s Diane Whalley talks Covid, Commercialisation and 2021

Whilst the events of the past 12 months were impossible to have predicted, we spoke to Access Point's...

Extended opening hours will ‘help save Christmas’ says Revo Chief, but preparation needed

Following the news that the Government will allow all retail to extend their opening hours ahead of Christmas,...