Accelerated store closures by big retailers in the UK have hit town centres in places like Scunthorpe. Photo: Alamy Stock Photo

Retail dilemma: accelerated high street store closures in UK gives rise to fears about future role of town centres

  • Closures rose nearly 17 per cent to 24,205 across 3,000 towns, cities, retail parks and shopping centres in first half of 2018
  • The data reflects a crisis on the high street that has cost tens of thousands of jobs in the UK
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Accelerated store closures by big retailers in the UK have hit town centres in places like Scunthorpe. Photo: Alamy Stock Photo
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