Budget 2018: UK High Street rescue plan revealed
A multi-million pound plan to help the struggling UK High Street was unveiled in today’s Budget.
Philip Hammond has pledged £675m to create a "Future High Streets Fund" to support councils to draw up plans for the transformation of their High Streets.
Hammond says this will allow them to invest in the improvements they need and to facilitate redevelopment of under-used retail and commercial areas into residential.
Major retailers including House of Fraser, Debenhams, Maplin, Poundworld and Toys R Us have this year been hit... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...