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Observer • 7 months ago

Brave moves to be opening shops, with a limited range of product, when the High St. is in the midst of its biggest upheaval in hundreds of years. The current High St. retail model has failed. We need rates reform & Government intervention to create a 'right-to-buy' for retailers, so that entrepreneurs can avoid money wasted on rent & salvage value, if businesses fail. Who's going to sign a 5, or 10 year lease, often with personal guarantees, in the current climate?