Manchester’s Market Street store, plus Stockport and Bury branches saved
- All 25 Fopp stores saved;
- Jessops resurrected as online business with limited High Street presence;
- Ashton-under-Lyne and Rochdale stores still closed.
On the 07 February 2013, it was confirmed that 66 HMV stores would be closed by the end of March this year. A fortnight on, another 37 stores joined the list with over half of Greater Manchester’s nine stores proposed for closure. This time, only Ashton-under-Lyne’s and Rochdale’s HMVs have closed. The Bolton, Stockport and Manchester stores will remain open.