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Bigger indies 'frustrated' by Budget Subscription
Independent retailers across the UK have welcomed the business rates suspension announced in this week’s Budget, but claim it is “unfair” to have dismissed the bigger independents and multiple retailers also occupying the high street.
UK manufacturers and suppliers have expressed alarm about the uncertainty created by government plans for a new post-Brexit immigration regime and the possibility of a skills shortage.
The retail industry is calling for urgent action on business rates from the government as high streets across the UK prepare for another wave of store closures.