Monthly Archives: December 2014

Broad Street blues

It’s gone through many revamps but since the late 1960s Bhs has been a staple of retailing in Broad Street. Yet next year it closes, leaving a gaping hole in the town centre landscape. The closure of Jacksons a year … Continue reading

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House rules

Branding experts would doubtless have something to say if they studied strange product that is Reading Bridge House. Due to a rather volatile recent history, the building has been into receivership and out and was recently sold for a profit … Continue reading

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High street blues

Small Business Saturday will doubtless prove a step in the right direction in terms of promoting small retailers but it’s sad that it is needed in the first place. Some years ago I remember talking to a previous town centre … Continue reading

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