New figures on the number of customers visiting retail destinations over the Easter weekend have shown that the rainy weather on Good Friday and Saturday led to a decline in footfall in high streets while boosting the number of shoppers in retail parks and shopping centres.
Six months ahead of schedule, the Westfield London shopping centre has launched the first phase opening of its £600 million expansion which includes John Lewis’s new 50th department store.
Westfield has signed up a host of famous faces for its 2018 ‘Meet the New Neighbours’ campaign starring James Corden, Nigella Lawson, Adwoa Aboah and the Muppet’s leading lady, Miss Piggy.
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