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Industry Insider – Ceri Davies

We recently spoke with Ceri Davies, former Head of Retail and Operations Director at Camden Market and former Head of European Stores at Urban Outfitters. Ceri is an expert in Retail Stores, Retail Operations and Property Management and was part of the team leading...

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Industry Insider – Sarah Bassett

We recently spoke to Sarah Bassett, Chair of Alcester Chamber of Trade and founder of Visit Alcester. Sarah has a wealth of experience delivering successful region wide marketing campaigns alongside local councils, business associations and business owners. Sarah is a...

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SaveTheHighStreet.org in the media

Friday the 3rd of August was an incredibly busy day for us at SaveTheHighStreet.org. With the release of Amazon’s tax bill, there was a frenzy of media outlets requesting our opinion on the matter. These included BBC Radio 5 Live, Channel 4, Daily Express, Sky News...

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Industry Insider – Elizabeth Jones

We had the pleasure of speaking to Elizabeth Jones, owner of Natural For Baby in Balham, London about her experiences and any advice she could offer to other retailers. Her journey, one of passion, determination and innovation is remarkable and we had to learn more......

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High Street Advisory Board – Register Today

High Street Advisory Board - Now Open   Our Aim Following on from the success of the Retail Advisory Board, we are now expanding and taking registrations for our newly formed High Street Advisory Board. The High Street Advisory Board has been created to identify...

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Industry Insider – Norma Henning

We had the pleasure of speaking to Norma Henning, co-owner of Robson’s Butcher & Deli in Hampton Hill. Robson’s are a small family run store specialising in carefully sourced British Free Range and Rare Breed meat, using traditional cuts and methods. Known for...

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Industry Insider – Sean Looney

We recently spoke to Sean Looney, owner of Micro Beers in East Sheen about his experiences of being a business owner and any advice he could offer to other independent retailers. Micro Beers is a fantastic bottle shop and tap room stocking some of the finest craft...

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Great British High Street Week – #MYHIGHSTREET

This is an exciting opportunity to celebrate and reward high streets that are working hard to overcome challenges and succeed in this rapidly changing environment... For local businesses, councils, community groups and volunteers to celebrate the high streets that are...

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Industry Insider – James Archer

We recently caught up with James Archer of Archer’s Butchers. Archer's of Norwich was established in 1929 by John Archer who started in Norwich's famous provisions market. John founded the shop on Plumstead Road that still exists to this day. His son, James (Jimmy)...

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From inside the room at the launch of Grimsey 2

4th July 2018, David Whiteley On Wednesday 4th July I took the very early train to Birmingham for the official launch of The Grimsey Review 2. Bacon rolls and coffee were on hand and much appreciated. Bill Grimsey and his co-authors gathered to launch their update on...

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