Cheshire Oaks Pumpkin Patch closes

THE Cheshire Oaks branch of childrens clothes retailer Pumpkin Patch has closed, leading to 14 job losses.

Its closure follows the appointment of administrators Deloitte to the UK arm of the business, which has 36 stores employing 400 staff from a HQ in Reading.

Joint Administrators Dan Butters and Richard HAwes have said that internaional operations in Ireland and Pumpkin Patch's home country of New Zealand are unaffected by the UK administration, and that Cheshire Oaks was one of only four UK stores it has c... For the full story register now for free or login below...