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Binge shopping – a no brainer?  Cherwell Online

We've all been there, done that, bought the t-shirt, dress, jeans and shoes that we didn't really need. And now we're broke and still have nothing to wear.


Over 23,000 shops and 175,000 high street jobs predicted to go in 2019  The Guardian

A further 175,000 jobs will be shed from struggling UK high streets this year and the value of retail property will slump as the boom in online shopping and rise of ...


Baby toddling around a shopping mall in a walker unattended tumbles down an escalator  Daily Mail

The nine-month-old baby fell from the top of the escalator which was going upwards after leaving a store on its own at a mall in China. A passing soldier caught ...


Thugs attack OAP and steal cash and his shopping  Coventry Telegraph

They attacked him as he walked along an alleyway.


Scottish shopping centre up for sale with reserve price of £1  The Guardian

It's the kind of price tag usually associated with discount stores such as Poundland, but an entire Scottish shopping centre is to go under the hammer with a ...


Smartphones overtake shopping centres as a popular way to shop  The Telegraph

Smartphones have for the first time overtaken shopping centres as a popular way to shop, figures show. Shoppers are planning to spend £25 billion using their ...


Christmas shopping up at railway stations retail sales Network Rail  Punchline Gloucester

Sales at railway station shops were up by 2.3 per cent over the Christmas period, according to Network Rail. The firm said the results from its managed stations ...


Norwich's Honesty Library haven inside shopping centre | Latest Norwich News  Norwich Evening News

Which is why the Honesty Library at Norwich's Castle Mall is proving a popular draw with shoppers looking for a time-out and some new reading material.


The Grove shopping centre set for facelift after council's approval  Braintree and Witham Times

A shopping centre entrance is set to be radically transformed after council officers gave the green light.


New bar set to open at Trentham Shopping Village (and it's going in this unit)  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The venue is set to open until 9.30pm at weekends.


COMMENT: Bolton Market is refreshing change to hi-tech shopping  The Bolton News

SHOPPING couldn't be easier these days.


How politicians' ‘inflation shopping’ is making all of us poorer  Telegraph.co.uk

A powerful Lords committee has accused the Government of cynically using different ways of measuring the cost of living to save the Treasury money and leave ...


Spending on smartphones overtakes shopping centres  Financial Times

Nine out of 10 shoppers surveyed had bought from Amazon in the past year.


53 shops we've loved and lost across Liverpool city centre  Liverpool Echo

We've taken a look back at the high street stores you can not longer visit in the city.


China province looks to boost shopping with longer weekend  BBC News

A province in China may give workers Friday afternoon off as part of wider efforts to boost consumption in the country's slowing economy. Hebei province is ...


Retail sales slide in December amid changing shopping habits  Telegraph.co.uk

Retail sales fell 0.9pc in December to a 19-month low in what is traditionally the most important month for the sector. The official figures capped a torrid year for ...


Bids for Scottish shopping centre to start at £1  BBC News

The Postings mall in Kirkcaldy is being sold after it failed to attract enough tenants.


Morrisons cheapest supermarket for online shopping, says Which?  The Guardian

Shoppers looking to tighten their belts after the Christmas blowout could save money by online shopping at Morrisons, according to a new Which? survey.


Freeport Braintree stores Next clearance outlet, Jack Wills and Betty Barclay close down | Suffolk and Essex Business News  East Anglian Daily Times

There were tears today as Next closed down its only clearance outlet in East Anglia - and it's not the only retailer shutting up shop at the outlet village.


Youths and adults allegedly destroy entrance to one of Palmerston’s main shopping centres  NT News

ONE of Palmerston's main shopping centres was trashed in a relentless rampage of violence on Saturday night. . At about 8.30pm a mix of seven youths and ...


THEN AND NOW: How Skegness’ shopping centre is making new memories  Skegness Standard

As shops in the Hildreds shopping centre in Skegness celebrate bucking the national trend over the festive period, with an average rise in takings of 20 per cent, ...


Thoughtful shopping habits fight disorganization, clutter  Tribune-Review

No matter the topic of my articles, readers will invariably comment, 'Just tell people to buy less stuff.' And although I couldn't agree more that consumption ...


This concept would give an extra incentive to using shopping carts in Fortnite  FortniteINTEL

Epic Games added Shopping Carts into Fortnite back in Season 4 as one of the first vehicles to enter the battle royale game. Players were soon able to discover ...


Palmerston Shopping Centre's riot allegedly involving children shocks community leaders  ABC News

Footage of children allegedly taking part in a riot outside the Northern Territory's Palmerston Shopping Centre appals community leaders and residents.


Retail crisis sparks RICS alert on shopping centres  The Times

The valuations of high street shops and shopping centres could be slashed after property agents were ordered to reflect the havoc sweeping the retail industry.


13 things you only know if you shop at White Rose Shopping Centre  Leeds Live

From stalking car park spaces to bagging a food court table, the distraction of the shiny stalls and why we need fast lanes.


Jessie J goes make-up free shopping for groceries in LA  Daily Mail

The 30-year-old showcased her off-duty style while she pushed her shopping trolley towards her convertible Mercedes.


Henry Sy, the Philippines’ Richest Man and a Shopping Mall Tycoon, Dies at 94  The New York Times

MANILA — Henry Sy, a tycoon known as the “father of modern Philippine retail,” whose chain of super malls changed the country's retail landscape, died on ...


Noel Fielding steps out for rare shopping trip with his girlfriend Lliana Bird  Daily Mail

Noel Fielding, 45, was spotted on a rare outing with his ladylove Lliana Bird, 37, to grab the essential groceries, in North London on Friday.


Comic-con style event in Walsall shopping centre  expressandstar.com

A comic-con style event will take place in a shopping centre in Walsall.


Bromley fire: The Glades shopping centre EVACUATED due to blaze  Express

Emergency services raced to The Glades Shopping Centre in Bromley, south east London, after being called at 5.39pm. The centre was evacuated after fire ...


Sobeys offering sensory-friendly shopping at Fundy Trail Centre store in Truro | Truro News  Truro Daily News

TRURO, N.S. Bright lights, public address announcements and background music add up to an uncomfortable shopping experience for some people. Sobeys at ...


New shop set to open at Drake Circus shopping centre  Plymouth Live

A new shop looks set to move into Drake Circus shopping centre. Hays Travel has submitted plans to open a store at the top of New George Street replacing ...


Meet the 'social supermarket' where a basket of shopping costs just £3!  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Members pay a weekly subscription entitling them to a week's worth of shopping.


Poundland lorry driver has charges against him dropped after vehicle hit shopping centre  Belfast Live

A lorry driver whose vehicle careered into a shopping centre has had all charges dropped after it emerged that a teenager had tampered with the vehicle's ...


£25bn to be spent using smartphones in 2019 as medium overtakes shopping centres  Retail Gazette

A record £25 billion is due to be spent by UK citizens via their smartphones in 2019 marking a 66 per cent rise on last year.


Hyun Bin And Son Ye Jin Spotted Grocery Shopping Together + Agencies Respond  soompi

Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin were reportedly seen shopping together at what appears to be a supermarket outside of Korea. On January 21, photos of two ...


A Japanese city plans to ban plastic shopping bags, but can it push its larger neighbors to follow suit?  The Japan Times

International concern over the environmental damage done by the use of plastic in various forms is now the topic of political and economic discussions acro.


Five 'gunmen' are arrested at Westfield Chatswood shopping centre  Daily Mail

Police were called to the shopping centre on Spring Street in Sydney's Lower North Shore on Wednesday about 6pm after they received reports of men with ...


What shops will fill empty units at Weston's Soverign Shopping Centre? | Latest Weston-super-Mare and Somerset news  Weston Mercury

Plans to fill vacant units at Weston's Sovereign Shopping Centre got people talking on social media.


Colchester: Rescues, a shopping experience & a missing senior dog | Truro News  Truro Daily News

It was a mild 8C at 6:30 a.m. but the temperature's expected to drop during the day and there's a 60% chance of flurries or showers. Tonight's low will be around ...


'Shake up your shopping ... and start cooking' – how to get better at healthy eating  The Guardian

The simplest way to improve your diet and eat more healthily isn't counting calories, “eating a rainbow”, buying low-fat everything or following any other of the ...


Forest Hall shopping hub set to be transformed as work continues  Chronicle Live

A number of improvements are being made to the centre of Forest Hall, in North Tyneside, to help boost businesses and create better facilities for residents and ...


Council defends Sovereign Shopping Centre purchase amid proposed M&S closure  Weston Mercury

North Somerset Council has defended its decision to purchase the Sovereign Shopping Centre despite its anchor retail unit announcing it is set to close.


Man charged over Keith digger shop incident  BBC News

A 35-year-old man is due to appear in court after a Spar was badly damaged in the centre of Keith.


Amazon Ruined Online Shopping  The Atlantic

America's largest internet store is so big, and so bewildering, that buyers often have no idea what they're going to get.


Coles' $69m plan for Dickson housing and shopping complex unveiled  The Canberra Times

Coles' plans for its $69 million Dickson housing and shopping complex have been made public, as the supermarket giant seeks to finally get the contentious ...


DEATH OF THE HIGH STREET: ‘Stark’ outlook as online shopping hits home  Express

CLOSE to two fifths of Britons are apathetic toward the high street according to new research, which was published just weeks after British retailers suffered ...


Our reviewer 'nit picks' through the afternoon tea at the Tweedmill Shopping Outlet in St Asaph  Daily Post

There's always time for tea - as Mark Williams finds out when he went to the Blas Clwyd Cafe.


SAS hero who stormed Kenya hotel alone 'was out shopping as terrorists attacked'  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: The elite forces operative was on an admin run but ran back to his car to collect his equipment.


Shopping at the 'BES Holiday Shop'  Union Daily Times

BUFFALO — One of the defining features of Christmas is shopping for gifts for family and friends and that's why one local school set up a shop to…


Gang jailed for credit card scam after £1m designer shopping spree in West End  Evening Standard

A gang who went on a £1 million spending spree in the West End during a credit card scam have been jailed. Marcus Carter, 38, and his co-accused splashed ...


Man urinates over shopping baskets in Derby bus station  Derbyshire Live

Paul Mecia was caught exposing himself in front of horrified onlookers.


'Arrogant predator' Ashraf Aggwa spared jail over shopping centre sex assaults  Birmingham Live

The sentencing took place at Canterbury Crown Court in Aggwa's absence as he is currently being detained in Egypt.


Mandurah security guard stabbed at Lakelands shopping centre  PerthNow

A security guard has been hospitalised after being stabbed at a supermarket in the Mandurah suburb of Lakelands this afternoon. Witnesses told Seven News a ...


FatFace shut at The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne  The Argus

A £85 million shopping centre has suffered a second major blow since it opened in November.


Man wanted by police after security guard assaulted at Mandurah shopping centre  WAtoday

Police are hunting a man after he allegedly cut a Mandurah security guard with a bladed weapon at Lakelands Shopping Centre on Sunday afternoon. The man ...


Woman found dead outside a Melbourne shopping centre may have been followed off a tram and raped  Daily Mail

Police are investigating whether the woman found dead outside a Melbourne shopping centre was possibly stalked and raped.


Council to use town centre reserve to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.


Hastings Sainsbury’s staff pay 82-year-old’s shopping bill after purse is stolen  Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Staff at a Sainsbury's store in Hastings have been praised for paying an 82-year-old woman's shopping bill and getting her a taxi home after she had her purse ...


Leicester shopping centre fire was arson, police say  BBC News

A fire which ripped through a shopping centre on Leicester's so-called Golden Mile is being treated as arson. At its height more than 60 firefighters tackled the ...


Antonio Brown Goes on $500k Jewelry Shopping Spree  TMZ

Antonio Brown's business is definitely still boomin' in the off-season ... 'cause the NFL superstar just copped an insane amount of jewelry worth HALF A MILLION ...


Family devastated after car broken into while shopping at Tesco  Richmond and Twickenham Times

A family from Hounslow have been devastated after their car was broken into at Tesco's car park in Twickenham.


Teenagers arrested after shopping centre break-in  St Helens Star

TWO youths were arrested by police in connection with an attempted burglary at a shopping centre.


Social media post says Robert Fardon spotted at North Lakes Shopping Centre  Courier Mail

SERIAL sexual predator Robert Fardon, who was released from supervision in recent weeks, is believed to have been spotted at a North Lakes shopping centre ...


Kate Middleton just did some last minute Christmas shopping in The Range and we're shook  Cosmopolitan.com

The Duchess of Cambridge did her Christmas shopping in The Range.


SouthGate Bath shopping centre to get £2.5 million makeover  Somerset Live

A shadow lantern will feature the Royal Crescent and Roman Baths to Bath Rugby, representing the city's culture and heritage.


I went Christmas shopping for Mokonyane – Agrizzi  Citizen

Former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi, testifies at the Zondo Commission inquiry into state capture on Thursday, January 17. PHOTO: Siphelele ...


Council to use its reserves to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.


Golden Cross shopping arcade off Cornmarket looks 'empty and forgotten'  Oxford Mail

AN ARCADE just yards from Oxford's busiest street is looking increasingly empty and forgotten following the closure of a number of shops and a cafe.


’Tis the season to go shopping – but glad tidings are scarce for UK retailers  The Guardian

Trolleys are full and delivery drivers are flat out, but it's retailers who may be facing the biggest headache.


Shopping receipts could ‘increase your cancer risk – as 90% contain dangerous chemicals’  The Sun

PLACING supermarket till receipts into a carrier bag with food may increase the risk of breast cancer or male infertility, a study suggests. Researchers found up ...


Parking restrictions being introduced at Cumbernauld shopping centre  Cumbernauld News

The Centre Cumbernauld has announced it is to introduce parking restrictions from next week.


Sari stores synonymous with wedding shopping  Times of India

KOLKATA: Established in the mid-'50s, Traders Assembly and Adi Dhakeswari Bastralaya—the stores of which were reduced to ashes in a devastating fire e.


West Lothian community left devastated as only shopping centre looks to close next year  Daily Record

Shopkeepers at The Mill Centre in Blackburn were handed their eviction notices for March 202.


Vegans storm into fur and leather shops in Brighton  The Argus

VEGAN protesters marched inside leather and fur shops to demand retailers end the “torture” and “unnecessary deaths” of animals. About 20 campaigners from ...


Iconic city arcade undergoing revival as traders flock to unique shopping atmosphere  South Wales Argus

Newport's beautiful Victorian arcade is a key feature of the city centre and is flourishing with an abundance of local businesses. Reporter LEAH…


High street shopping at Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook  Derbyshire Life

Ashley Franklin travels east of the city to see what's happening in the trading places/suburbs of Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook.


Money for terminally ill children stolen from Bristol shopping centre  ITV News

Read the latest West Country stories, Money for terminally ill children stolen from Bristol shopping centre on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest West ...


Power outage closes old Walmart, adjacent shopping center  Index-Journal

The shopping center by the Walmart on Bypass 72 was closed Sunday after electrical issues at the Walmart damaged a Duke Energy transformer, cutting power ...


Shameless man was caught urinating over shopping baskets in a shop  Derbyshire Times

Horrified people looked on as a shameless lout exposed himself in a busy Derbyshire shop before urinating over shopping baskets.


'Not your everyday shopping trip' - Elderly man rammed before Hibiscus Coast police pursuit  New Zealand Herald

An elderly man pushing a shopping trolley was rammed twice by a fleeing driver who also drove at a police officer before leading authorities on a pursuit in a ...


Swindon police hunt man suspected of masturbating in Brunel Shopping Centre toilets  Swindon Advertiser

A SHOPPING centre masturbator is sought by police.


Brunel Shopping Centre 'masturbator' comes forward, police say  Swindon Advertiser

A MAN is helping police with their enquiries, after officers issued an appeal for a man suspected of masturbating in the toilets of a Swindon…


Judge praises woman's bravery during shop robbery - Portishead  Avon and Somerset Constabulary

A Crown Court judge praised a woman for her “bravery and fortitude” when the shop she works in was robbed. His Honour Judge Michael Longman made the ...


City get influx of reports of abandoned shopping carts  KRQE News 13

It's common to see shopping carts where they're not supposed to be across Albuquerque, and the city said it's not always responsible for the cleanup.


Isis plot to kill Kate Middleton by poisoning her supermarket shopping  Metro.co.uk

Supporters of the Islamic State terrorist group have allegedly used an encrypted messaging app to discuss how to poison Kate Middleton. Terror fanatics are ...


Rapper Iggy Azalea drops $120,000 in fifteen minutes on shopping spree  Daily Mail

She made an ill-fated comeback earlier in the year.


Want to make your shopping trip healthier? Here's some advice  thejournal.ie

This figure increases to more than half (56%) in convenience stores.


Man cited for shopping cart cruise from Walmart  KJCT8.com

Police in Grand Junction cited a man for theft after he allegedly left Walmart driving a motorized shopping cart.


Huge rise in footfall in popular Brighton shopping lane  The Argus

A POPULAR shopping destination has enjoyed a bumper year.


Delta Goodrem wears a $600 Louis Vuitton scarf as she goes shopping on Rodeo Drive  Daily Mail

The songstress was seen shopping at Saint Laurent on Rodeo Drive over the weekend with a gal pal.


Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash's exciting shopping trip to decorate new home  HELLO! Magazine

Loose Women panellist Stacey Solomon and her boyfriend Joe Swash went on an exciting shopping trip to decorate their new home together.


Crews battle three-alarm fire at Hazel Dell shopping center  The Columbian

Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire for more than 40 minutes in a strip mall in Hazel Dell Saturday afternoon, and while there were no injuries, at least nine ...


The councils trying to save the High Street  BBC News

Local councils have spent more than £800m on the purchase of UK shopping centres over the last three years. In many struggling town centres, these big ...


Toilets in Horsefair Shopping Centre permanently closed due to anti-social behaviour | Wisbech News  Wisbech Standard

An increase in anti-social behaviour has led to the permanent closure of toilets at the Horsefair Shopping Centre in Wisbech for the “safety of shoppers”.


Moment heartless pickpocket slyly steals pensioner's purse as she pushes shopping trolley into shop  Daily Mail

CCTV footage shows two men following a pensioner into a shop in Corby, Northamptonshire, and taking her purse from her coat pocket. It is thought they ...


The big picture: siesta in a hammock shop  The Guardian

Paul Trevor's photograph of a sleeping shopkeeper in 80s Mexico is part of his ongoing collection featuring people napping.


2019 election: N-Delta militants give Buhari their 'shopping list'  Daily Post Nigeria

Militants under the aegis of 21st Century Youths of Niger Delta has given President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, a list of dema.


Police in York shopping centres for anti-terrorism initiative  The Press, York

SHOPPERS had the chance to learn more about how police protect the public and stop terrorist attacks at two major shopping centres in York on…