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Over 23,000 shops and 175,000 high street jobs predicted to go in 2019  The Guardian

A further 175,000 jobs will be shed from struggling UK high streets this year and the value of retail property will slump as the boom in online shopping and rise of ...

Thugs attack OAP and steal cash and his shopping  Coventry Telegraph

They attacked him as he walked along an alleyway.

Scottish shopping centre up for sale with reserve price of £1  The Guardian

It's the kind of price tag usually associated with discount stores such as Poundland, but an entire Scottish shopping centre is to go under the hammer with a ...

Smartphones overtake shopping centres as a popular way to shop  The Telegraph

Smartphones have for the first time overtaken shopping centres as a popular way to shop, figures show. Shoppers are planning to spend £25 billion using their ...

Norwich's Honesty Library haven inside shopping centre | Latest Norwich News  Norwich Evening News

Which is why the Honesty Library at Norwich's Castle Mall is proving a popular draw with shoppers looking for a time-out and some new reading material.

The Grove shopping centre set for facelift after council's approval  Braintree and Witham Times

A shopping centre entrance is set to be radically transformed after council officers gave the green light.

New bar set to open at Trentham Shopping Village (and it's going in this unit)  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The venue is set to open until 9.30pm at weekends.

How politicians' ‘inflation shopping’ is making all of us poorer

A powerful Lords committee has accused the Government of cynically using different ways of measuring the cost of living to save the Treasury money and leave ...

53 shops we've loved and lost across Liverpool city centre  Liverpool Echo

We've taken a look back at the high street stores you can not longer visit in the city.

China province looks to boost shopping with longer weekend  BBC News

A province in China may give workers Friday afternoon off as part of wider efforts to boost consumption in the country's slowing economy. Hebei province is ...

Retail sales slide in December amid changing shopping habits

Retail sales fell 0.9pc in December to a 19-month low in what is traditionally the most important month for the sector. The official figures capped a torrid year for ...

Bids for Scottish shopping centre to start at £1  BBC News

The Postings mall in Kirkcaldy is being sold after it failed to attract enough tenants.

How shops sign away the self-worth of disabled people  The Guardian

When a 'chip and signature' payment card is refused, the impact on a shopper's dignity is huge.

This concept would give an extra incentive to using shopping carts in Fortnite  FortniteINTEL

Epic Games added Shopping Carts into Fortnite back in Season 4 as one of the first vehicles to enter the battle royale game. Players were soon able to discover ...

THEN AND NOW: How Skegness’ shopping centre is making new memories  Skegness Standard

As shops in the Hildreds shopping centre in Skegness celebrate bucking the national trend over the festive period, with an average rise in takings of 20 per cent, ...

Freeport Braintree stores Next clearance outlet, Jack Wills and Betty Barclay close down | Suffolk and Essex Business News  East Anglian Daily Times

There were tears today as Next closed down its only clearance outlet in East Anglia - and it's not the only retailer shutting up shop at the outlet village.

Morrisons cheapest supermarket for online shopping, says Which?  The Guardian

Shoppers looking to tighten their belts after the Christmas blowout could save money by online shopping at Morrisons, according to a new Which? survey.

Retail crisis sparks RICS alert on shopping centres  The Times

The valuations of high street shops and shopping centres could be slashed after property agents were ordered to reflect the havoc sweeping the retail industry.

13 things you only know if you shop at White Rose Shopping Centre  Leeds Live

From stalking car park spaces to bagging a food court table, the distraction of the shiny stalls and why we need fast lanes.

Henry Sy, the Philippines’ Richest Man and a Shopping Mall Tycoon, Dies at 94  The New York Times

MANILA — Henry Sy, a tycoon known as the “father of modern Philippine retail,” whose chain of super malls changed the country's retail landscape, died on ...

Jessie J goes make-up free shopping for groceries in LA  Daily Mail

The 30-year-old showcased her off-duty style while she pushed her shopping trolley towards her convertible Mercedes.

Noel Fielding steps out for rare shopping trip with his girlfriend Lliana Bird  Daily Mail

Noel Fielding, 45, was spotted on a rare outing with his ladylove Lliana Bird, 37, to grab the essential groceries, in North London on Friday.

Palmerston Shopping Centre's riot allegedly involving children shocks community leaders  ABC News

Footage of children allegedly taking part in a riot outside the Northern Territory's Palmerston Shopping Centre appals community leaders and residents.

Comic-con style event in Walsall shopping centre

A comic-con style event will take place in a shopping centre in Walsall.

Bromley fire: The Glades shopping centre EVACUATED due to blaze  Express

Emergency services raced to The Glades Shopping Centre in Bromley, south east London, after being called at 5.39pm. The centre was evacuated after fire ...

Thoughtful shopping habits fight disorganization, clutter  Tribune-Review

No matter the topic of my articles, readers will invariably comment, 'Just tell people to buy less stuff.' And although I couldn't agree more that consumption ...

New shop set to open at Drake Circus shopping centre  Plymouth Live

A new shop looks set to move into Drake Circus shopping centre. Hays Travel has submitted plans to open a store at the top of New George Street replacing ...

7 ways to save money on your student food shop

7 ways to save money on your student food shop and make your supermarket spend cheaper - from buying in bulk to seeking out own brand alternatives.

Vidpost Offers a One-of-a-Kind Video-Only Shopping Marketplace App to Buy and Sell Goods Locally  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vidpost is the only boot sale marketplace app today that lets sellers take a video of the item rather than a photo to ...

Hyun Bin And Son Ye Jin Spotted Grocery Shopping Together + Agencies Respond  soompi

Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin were reportedly seen shopping together at what appears to be a supermarket outside of Korea. On January 21, photos of two ...

A Japanese city plans to ban plastic shopping bags, but can it push its larger neighbors to follow suit?  The Japan Times

International concern over the environmental damage done by the use of plastic in various forms is now the topic of political and economic discussions acro.

Meet the 'social supermarket' where a basket of shopping costs just £3!  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Members pay a weekly subscription entitling them to a week's worth of shopping.

£25bn to be spent using smartphones in 2019 as medium overtakes shopping centres  Retail Gazette

A record £25 billion is due to be spent by UK citizens via their smartphones in 2019 marking a 66 per cent rise on last year.

What shops will fill empty units at Weston's Soverign Shopping Centre? | Latest Weston-super-Mare and Somerset news  Weston Mercury

Plans to fill vacant units at Weston's Sovereign Shopping Centre got people talking on social media.

Five 'gunmen' are arrested at Westfield Chatswood shopping centre  Daily Mail

Police were called to the shopping centre on Spring Street in Sydney's Lower North Shore on Wednesday about 6pm after they received reports of men with ...

'Shake up your shopping ... and start cooking' – how to get better at healthy eating  The Guardian

The simplest way to improve your diet and eat more healthily isn't counting calories, “eating a rainbow”, buying low-fat everything or following any other of the ...

Council defends Sovereign Shopping Centre purchase amid proposed M&S closure  Weston Mercury

North Somerset Council has defended its decision to purchase the Sovereign Shopping Centre despite its anchor retail unit announcing it is set to close.

Forest Hall shopping hub set to be transformed as work continues  Chronicle Live

A number of improvements are being made to the centre of Forest Hall, in North Tyneside, to help boost businesses and create better facilities for residents and ...

Amazon Ruined Online Shopping  The Atlantic

America's largest internet store is so big, and so bewildering, that buyers often have no idea what they're going to get.

Our reviewer 'nit picks' through the afternoon tea at the Tweedmill Shopping Outlet in St Asaph  Daily Post

There's always time for tea - as Mark Williams finds out when he went to the Blas Clwyd Cafe.

DEATH OF THE HIGH STREET: ‘Stark’ outlook as online shopping hits home  Express

CLOSE to two fifths of Britons are apathetic toward the high street according to new research, which was published just weeks after British retailers suffered ...

SAS hero who stormed Kenya hotel alone 'was out shopping as terrorists attacked'  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: The elite forces operative was on an admin run but ran back to his car to collect his equipment.

Man urinates over shopping baskets in Derby bus station  Derbyshire Live

Paul Mecia was caught exposing himself in front of horrified onlookers.

'Arrogant predator' Ashraf Aggwa spared jail over shopping centre sex assaults  Birmingham Live

The sentencing took place at Canterbury Crown Court in Aggwa's absence as he is currently being detained in Egypt.

Gang jailed for credit card scam after £1m designer shopping spree in West End  Evening Standard

A gang who went on a £1 million spending spree in the West End during a credit card scam have been jailed. Marcus Carter, 38, and his co-accused splashed ...

Man wanted by police after security guard assaulted at Mandurah shopping centre  Brisbane Times

Police are hunting a man after he allegedly cut a Mandurah security guard with a bladed weapon at Lakelands Shopping Centre on Sunday afternoon. The man ...

FatFace shut at The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne  The Argus

A £85 million shopping centre has suffered a second major blow since it opened in November.

Council to use town centre reserve to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.

Vegans storm into fur and leather shops in Brighton  The Argus

VEGAN protesters marched inside leather and fur shops to demand retailers end the “torture” and “unnecessary deaths” of animals.

Hastings Sainsbury’s staff pay 82-year-old’s shopping bill after purse is stolen  Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Staff at a Sainsbury's store in Hastings have been praised for paying an 82-year-old woman's shopping bill and getting her a taxi home after she had her purse ...

Coles' $69m plan for Dickson housing and shopping complex unveiled  The Canberra Times

Coles' plans for its $69 million Dickson housing and shopping complex have been made public, as the supermarket giant seeks to finally get the contentious ...

Family devastated after car broken into while shopping at Tesco  Richmond and Twickenham Times

A family from Hounslow have been devastated after their car was broken into at Tesco's car park in Twickenham.

Leicester shopping centre fire was arson, police say  BBC News

A fire which ripped through a shopping centre on Leicester's so-called Golden Mile is being treated as arson. At its height more than 60 firefighters tackled the ...

SouthGate Bath shopping centre to get £2.5 million makeover  Somerset Live

A shadow lantern will feature the Royal Crescent and Roman Baths to Bath Rugby, representing the city's culture and heritage.

Teenagers arrested after shopping centre break-in  St Helens Star

TWO youths were arrested by police in connection with an attempted burglary at a shopping centre.

Power outage closes old Walmart, adjacent shopping center  Index-Journal

The shopping center by the Walmart on Bypass 72 was closed Sunday after electrical issues at the Walmart damaged a Duke Energy transformer, cutting power ...

Poundland lorry driver has charges against him dropped after vehicle hit shopping centre  Belfast Live

A lorry driver whose vehicle careered into a shopping centre has had all charges dropped after it emerged that a teenager had tampered with the vehicle's ...

Social media post says Robert Fardon spotted at North Lakes Shopping Centre  Courier Mail

SERIAL sexual predator Robert Fardon, who was released from supervision in recent weeks, is believed to have been spotted at a North Lakes shopping centre ...

Moment heartless pickpocket slyly steals pensioner's purse as she pushes shopping trolley into shop  Daily Mail

CCTV footage shows two men following a pensioner into a shop in Corby, Northamptonshire, and taking her purse from her coat pocket. It is thought they ...

Golden Cross shopping arcade off Cornmarket looks 'empty and forgotten'  Oxford Mail

AN ARCADE just yards from Oxford's busiest street is looking increasingly empty and forgotten following the closure of a number of shops and a cafe.

Council to use its reserves to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.

City get influx of reports of abandoned shopping carts  KRQE News 13

It's common to see shopping carts where they're not supposed to be across Albuquerque, and the city said it's not always responsible for the cleanup.

'Not your everyday shopping trip' - Elderly man rammed before Hibiscus Coast police pursuit  New Zealand Herald

An elderly man pushing a shopping trolley was rammed twice by a fleeing driver who also drove at a police officer before leading authorities on a pursuit in a ...

’Tis the season to go shopping – but glad tidings are scarce for UK retailers  The Guardian

Trolleys are full and delivery drivers are flat out, but it's retailers who may be facing the biggest headache.

Parking restrictions being introduced at Cumbernauld shopping centre  Cumbernauld News

The Centre Cumbernauld has announced it is to introduce parking restrictions from next week.

West Lothian community left devastated as only shopping centre looks to close next year  Daily Record

Shopkeepers at The Mill Centre in Blackburn were handed their eviction notices for March 202.

Iconic city arcade undergoing revival as traders flock to unique shopping atmosphere  South Wales Argus

Newport's beautiful Victorian arcade is a key feature of the city centre and is flourishing with an abundance of local businesses. Reporter LEAH…

High street shopping at Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook  Derbyshire Life

Ashley Franklin travels east of the city to see what's happening in the trading places/suburbs of Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook.

7 Palmerston Shopping Centre battered by youths and adults  NT News

At about 8.30pm a mix of seven youths and adults were filmed smashing and kicking in the glass doors at the Coles entrance of the Palmerston Shopping Centre ...

Shameless man was caught urinating over shopping baskets in a shop  Derbyshire Times

Horrified people looked on as a shameless lout exposed himself in a busy Derbyshire shop before urinating over shopping baskets.

Man cited for shopping cart cruise from Walmart

Police in Grand Junction cited a man for theft after he allegedly left Walmart driving a motorized shopping cart.

Money for terminally ill children stolen from Bristol shopping centre  ITV News

Read the latest West Country stories, Money for terminally ill children stolen from Bristol shopping centre on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest West ...

Rapper Iggy Azalea drops $120,000 in fifteen minutes on shopping spree  Daily Mail

She made an ill-fated comeback earlier in the year.

Swindon police hunt man suspected of masturbating in Brunel Shopping Centre toilets  Swindon Advertiser

A SHOPPING centre masturbator is sought by police.

Brunel Shopping Centre 'masturbator' comes forward, police say  Swindon Advertiser

A MAN is helping police with their enquiries, after officers issued an appeal for a man suspected of masturbating in the toilets of a Swindon…

Isis plot to kill Kate Middleton by poisoning her supermarket shopping

Supporters of the Islamic State terrorist group have allegedly used an encrypted messaging app to discuss how to poison Kate Middleton. Terror fanatics are ...

Power cut at shopping centre set to last until 6pm  The Press, York

A POWER cut at Vangarde shopping centre is set to last until 6pm tonight.

Mandurah security guard stabbed at Lakelands shopping centre  PerthNow

A security guard has been hospitalised after being stabbed at a supermarket in the Mandurah suburb of Lakelands this afternoon. Witnesses told Seven News a ...

Sari stores synonymous with wedding shopping  Times of India

KOLKATA: Established in the mid-'50s, Traders Assembly and Adi Dhakeswari Bastralaya—the stores of which were reduced to ashes in a devastating fire e.

Crews battle three-alarm fire at Hazel Dell shopping center  The Columbian

Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire for more than 40 minutes in a strip mall in Hazel Dell Saturday afternoon, and while there were no injuries, at least nine ...

Huge rise in footfall in popular Brighton shopping lane  The Argus

A POPULAR shopping destination has enjoyed a bumper year.

Supermarkets may be fined over abandoned shopping trolleys  ITV News

Read the latest Anglia stories, Supermarkets may be fined over abandoned shopping trolleys on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Anglia news.

Antonio Brown Goes on $500k Jewelry Shopping Spree  TMZ

Antonio Brown's business is definitely still boomin' in the off-season ... 'cause the NFL superstar just copped an insane amount of jewelry worth HALF A MILLION ...

Delta Goodrem wears a $600 Louis Vuitton scarf as she goes shopping on Rodeo Drive  Daily Mail

The songstress was seen shopping at Saint Laurent on Rodeo Drive over the weekend with a gal pal.

Hyderabad: Shopping mall owner sexually harasses girl, her mother commits suicide  The Siasat Daily

Hyderabad: In yet another shameful incident, a shopping mall owner has been reportedly sexually harassing a girl in Mailardevaplly. He was arrested after the ...

The big picture: siesta in a hammock shop  The Guardian

Paul Trevor's photograph of a sleeping shopkeeper in 80s Mexico is part of his ongoing collection featuring people napping.

New plan for village shop refurbishment  Swindon Advertiser

THE Co-op wants to demolish part of the old Best One shop in Station Road, Purton to provide extra space for the shop floor.

3 teenage boys shot at shopping center in southwest Atlanta  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Three teenage boys were shot outside Camp Creek Marketplace in southwest Atlanta on Saturday night,...

Seen Her? This Missing Yellow Lab Last Seen In Northern Westchester Shopping Center  Daily Voice

A dog last seen at a busy shopping center in Northern Westchester has gone missing and her owner is asking for the public's help in finding her.Reese is a ...

3 teens shot at busy shopping center, police say | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

Police said all three boys were alert, conscious and breathing and have been taken to hospitals.

Kate leaves Norfolk in awe as she shops in bargain store for last minute Christmas gifts  Express

KATE, the Duchess of Cambridge, shocked shoppers over the weekend when she was spotted out buying Christmas gifts in King's Lynn, Norfolk.

Toilets in Horsefair Shopping Centre permanently closed due to anti-social behaviour | Wisbech News  Wisbech Standard

An increase in anti-social behaviour has led to the permanent closure of toilets at the Horsefair Shopping Centre in Wisbech for the “safety of shoppers”.

Government shutdown: US federal workers turn to pawn shops for cash as stalemate goes on  The Independent

US federal workers who are not getting paid during the longest government shutdown in the country's history are increasingly turning to pawnbrokers for ...

William Hill pencils in profits drop as high street shops disappoint  Aberdeen Evening Express

William Hill expects full year profits to drop 15%, with the bookmaker blaming conditions on the high street. The bookmaker said that adjusted operating profit is ...

Police in York shopping centres for anti-terrorism initiative  The Press, York

SHOPPERS had the chance to learn more about how police protect the public and stop terrorist attacks at two major shopping centres in York on…

Scratchcards and tobacco on stolen card man's shopping list  Lancashire Telegraph

A MAN who unsuccessfully tried to use a bank card he had found on the Tesco car park was arrested for fraud and handling stolen goods.

Confused With UK, US Sizes While Shopping? Project 'Size India' to Solve Your Woes, Says Smriti Irani  News18

The central government has allocated over Rs 1800 crore in the last 4.5 years to Gujarat for upgradation of technology in the textile sector.

Rows of closed shops reveal full crisis on Birmingham's high street  Birmingham Live

Boarded up fronts on New Street, Corporation Street, Cherry Street and Bull Street.

Why dozens of shops have lost power in Plymouth city centre  Plymouth Live

One hundred properties in PL1 and PL2 areas have lost their electricity.

Manhunt continues after shots fired into car at coast shopping centre

A MAN remains on the run after firing shots into a car at a popular shopping centre on the Gold Coast over the weekend. The shooter, who was wearing a dark…