Woolworths is the latest retailer announcing poorer than hoped for Christmas sales in a mixed market. They will be closing their York store this week, reportedly saying High Street rates were to blame.
It’s about time the government woke up and realized that the multiple stores that sell everything a high street sells will destroy the small business for ever. With ever increasing rates and rents and harder parking the high street days are numbered.
Its time the Government woke up.
SO WAKE UP!