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Shoppers are expected to spend £52m across London’s West End today (26 December), up 4% on last year as people take advantage of the weakness of sterling.
Business rates 'bombshell' for central London Subscription
Retailers in central London have been hit the hardest by the government’s changes in rateable values, with some areas jumping by more than 400%.
Shoppers are expected to spend £136m in London’s West End in the final weekend before Christmas, new research has found.
Approximately six million Chinese tourists are expected to visit shops worldwide during Golden Week 2017, after spending $99.6bn (£74.4bn) during the public holiday last year.
Construction on the first section of the new Elizabeth line of the London Underground is nearing the finish line, heralding a potential 44% increase in sales in London’s West End by 2021. Drapers takes a look at how retailers plan to make the most of it when it opens in December.
Businesses in London’s West End have joined forces to improve air quality and reduce emissions by 20% by 2020 in the area, led by New West End Company and the Cross River Partnership.
The New West End Company has labelled proposed changes to business rates ‘catastrophic’ and warned companies in the area would have little time to adjust to rate hikes of up to 80%.
New West End Company promotes Tyrrell to CEOSubscription
London retail lobby group the New West End Company has promoted deputy chief executive Jace Tyrrell to CEO.
New West End Company unveils plans for Oxford Street Subscription
New West End Company has unveiled its recommendations for developing the Oxford Street district, which it says would create 27,000 new jobs.
Retailers rail against business rates regimeSubscription
Independent fashion retailers are staging a fightback against the “bitter pill” of business rates following the rating revaluations that took place earlier this year.