Britons are still worse off than in 2008, new research claims

Thinktank challenges official statistics claiming average citizen is £128 poorer than a decade agoBritons are £128 a year worse off on average than they were in 2008, according to a report that reveals household incomes were hit harder in the wake of t…

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We can revive Britain’s high streets. But developers stand in the way | Tony Naylor

Across the country, imaginative projects are increasing footfall. Yet without radical intervention, they can only do so muchAnyone who has walked down a British high street recently will not be surprised by the latest news on their dire state. A report…

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Retailers call for action as high street store closures soar

Government urged to step in over crisis that has cost tens of thousands of jobsRetailers and unions are calling for urgent government action to help struggling high streets as new data shows the number of shops, pubs and restaurants lying empty is risi…

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