Retail Comings and Goings in Tameside, November 2018: The Ashton Review of Shops

This month’s window on the shop windows Crawshaw Group administration sees closure of Ashton-under-Lyne and Hyde stores; Magpie’s Nest scoops Tameside Retailer of the Year award; Ex-Mettricks employee takes over Stalybridge butcher’s shop; Plus all the usual retail movements, as you would expect. Crawshaw Group enters administration In the last week we have heard about…

Jessops, Fopp and HMV Back From The Dead

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…

HMV to Leave Ashton-under-Lyne and Rochdale

And Manchester’s Market Street store also faces closure along with Wigan’s branch On the 07 February 2013, it was confirmed that 66 HMV stores would be closed by the end of March this year. Today, another 37 stores have joined the list. Over half of Greater Manchester’s nine stores will close with a loss of…