Retailer announces it is to close three stores in North West

Slump on the High Street
There was more bad news for the high street with the announcement that Brighthouse is to close 30 stores. Three shops in the North West are closing, in Eccles, Macclesfield and Southport. Brighthouse, which specialises in selling household items through credit terms, is the second chain this week to announce it is shutting stores. HMV is closing three shops in the North West as part of a rescue package launched after the firm was bought out of administration. Around 350 Brighthouse staff will lose their jobs. The chain ... For the full story register now for free or login below...