Retail Comings and Goings in Tameside, February 2015: The Ashton Review of Shops

Shopping in a winter wonderland Replacement tenant found for Burton unit; Dukinfield pub reopens as café; 2015 developments in Ashton-under-Lyne. In the last month, snow and post-Christmas thrift was grist of the mill for Tameside’s shoppers. Though Ashton’s and Denton’s branches of Bank are likely to close this year, we can sure of at least…

Retail Comings and Goings in Tameside: November 2014

More changes to the borough’s retail offerings New KFC opening in Hyde; Five Guys set for Ashton Moss début; Stalybridge comings and goings; Long established electronics shop closes. Shortly after last month’s despatches, the Tameside retail scene has been rather busy. So much so we were out by several weeks on one development. The imminent opening of Hyde’s…

Retail Comings and Goings in Tameside: October 2014

More changes to the borough’s retail offerings Fashion discounter rises from the dead; Stalybridge hardware shop closure; Raja Brothers takes over March Hare; Three new eateries for Ashton Moss. So, how many shopping days to Christmas, now? If you’re already stuck for choice in terms of eating venues, Tameside is about to get a few more additions. Besides…

Retail Comings and Goings in Tameside: September 2014

Recent changes to the borough’s retail offerings Return of the Ashton Christmas Market; Stalybridge health shop closure; Last link with Ashton-under-Lyne Cooperative Society ended; Ashton and Denton affected by Phones4U liquidation. With one quarter of the financial year over comes the latest rent reviews. The recent summer plus fear, uncertainty and doubt over The Great EU Vacuum Cleaner…