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PORTAS PILOTS TO KICK-START HIGH STREET RENAISSANCE #indieretail #portaspilot

The following article is from the press release regarding the Portas Pilot winning towns, announced by Grant Shapps today. Twelve exceptional Town Centre bids to become Portas pilots Twelve town centres across the country will have a unique opportunity to … Continue reading

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SHAPPS OFFERS ‘PORTAS-PLUS’ PLAN TO REVIVE AILING HIGH STREETS

Hundreds of towns to bid for Portas status as Minister unveils response to Mary’s High Street Review Towns across the country have got their applications in ahead of today’s deadline (30th March 2012) in the hope of becoming Portas Pilots. … Continue reading

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Grant Shapps: 12 “Portas Pilot” Towns to win “golden ticket” and share £1million for regeneration #indieretail

TOWNS REGENERATION CONTEST LAUNCHED From the press release “The Government today (4th Februray 2012) launched a competition to find 12 areas to share £1 million under a drive to regenerate town centres. The move followed last year’s review of high … Continue reading

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