Thousands of jobs on the line as Debenhams plans store closures

Retailer Debenhams is to close up to 50 stores, putting around 4,000 jobs at risk, as it posted a record annual loss. There are 17 Debenhams stores in the West Midlands - two in Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Brierley Hill, Telford, Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry, Leamington Spa, Stratford upon Avon, Nuneaton, Rugby, Redditch, Lichfield, Hereford, Kidderminster and Worcester. The retailer is yet to confirm which stores will shut. The news follows the retailer posting a £491.5m loss in the year to September, compared with prof... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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