Retail sales continued to slow in August as consumers felt the pinch, despite warm weather fuelled-grocery spending and back-to-school purchases.
FatFace has celebrated a lift in sales and earnings despite warning that conditions on the UK high street are unlikely to improve in the near future.
Close to 1,300 pubs have been shut down or converted over the past year as the industry suffers amid unprecedented cost pressures.
Gaucho is poised to become the latest casualty on the high street, putting 1,500 jobs in doubt.
Mothercare is to close another raft of stores, meaning 60 of its outlets will be shut by June next year, putting 900 jobs at risk.
A young flight enthusiast who saved for a year to buy a drone has been left heartbroken after a struggling shop lost his prized flying machine.