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Shopping visits fall in run-up to Christmas  Sky News

The figures come after Mike Ashley warned that the high street was facing extinction thanks to the growth of internet retail.


Shopping at Doha's Souq Waqif  Telegraph.co.uk

Shopaholics on the hunt for mementos should head to Doha's historic open-air street market, Souk Waqif, which comes alive when the sun goes down.


'Shopping on ice' - Iceland installs in-store ice rink  CampaignLive

Supermarket group Iceland has opened an in-store ice rink as part of its festive campaign.


Woman assaulted at shopping park in York  The Press, York

A WOMAN was assaulted in the car park at Vangarde Shopping Park in York.


How to Spot Genuine Discounts While Christmas Shopping  Gizmodo UK

How can you spot the genuine discounts from the marketing tricks? And how do you know when a bargain really is a bargain?


10 of the best airports for last-minute shopping  INSIDER

If you need to do some last-minute shopping while you travel, INSIDER found 10 of the best airports for you to get your holiday presents.


Angelina Jolie smiles while shopping with Shiloh and 10-year-old twins  Daily Mail

Angelina Jolie brought three of her six children to get a little shopping done on Sunday in Los Angeles.


Dubai Shopping Festival: the 2019 edition is bigger than ever  The National

The annual, month-long festival features bargains, events and raffles – plus plenty of fireworks, in true Dubai style.


The worst things about working in shops at Christmas  BBC News

Christmas present shopping might fill you with joy, but spare a thought for the people working in retail this festive season. The shops are busy, changing rooms ...


Send a tip on a cool shopping area or street for a chance to win a £200 hotel voucher  The Guardian

Tell us about creative hubs or streets full of interesting independent stores around the world.


Dundee shopping centre expects 1m visits ahead of Christmas  Evening Telegraph

About one million people are expected to pass through the doors of a Dundee shopping centre in the run-up to Christmas. More than 230,000 people visited the ...


Anger at parking fees proposed for Alvaston, Allenton and Spondon shopping areas  Derbyshire Live

The proposals have been called 'bonkers' and 'unnecessary'


Christina Aguilera takes care of some Christmas shopping in Beverly Hills  Daily Mail

Just two days after landing her 20th Grammy nomination for her collaboration with Demi Lovato, Christina Aguilera stepped out to do some holiday shopping in ...


Highcross, Fosse Park and 8 other Leicestershire shopping centres and how they have been rated by you  Leicestershire Live

We'll be packing these places out in the run-up to Christmas.


Sambuca to open in Eldon Garden as plans to rejuvenate shopping centre gather pace  Chronicle Live

The owners of a Newcastle shopping centre which faced closure say plans to breathe new life into the centre are now under way, following crunch talks with ...


Google Shopping Insights reveal most searched for tech, toys, & more for the holidays  9to5Google

Search is useful for finding results, but on the flip side the number of users results in clear trends appearing. Google Shopping most searched gifts...


Nativity scenes banned at UK shopping centre  Premier

"Religiously neutral" bosses at a UK shopping centre have been criticised by church groups for refusing to allow a nativity set to be staged on their premises.


ENTREVESTOR: Web shopping start up gains following  TheChronicleHerald.ca

There's often a moment of stunned silence after the founders of iLokol pitch, as if judges and audience members are wondering if they understood properly.


15 empty shop units in Old Christchurch Road  Bournemouth Echo

'GREEDY landlords and estate agents' are to blame for the 15 empty shops found within just 0.1 of a mile in Bournemouth town centre, a leading…


Online holiday shopping expected to logjam delivery  WRAL.com

DAYTON, Ohio -- Delivery companies are warning shoppers to send holiday gifts and make online purchases within the next 10 days as a record number of ...


Police incidents higher at certain Nashville shopping malls  WSMV Nashville

The countdown until Christmas is on and, most nights, the mall parking lots are packed. "I'd rather go out and do it than do it online," said Nashville shopper ...


Girl allegedly abducted from North Lakes shopping centre and sexually assaulted  ABC News

A man has been charged over the alleged kidnapping and sexual assault of a seven-year-old girl, who was taken from a shopping centre north of Brisbane on ...


Is the shopping centre ready to check out?  BBC News

In the 1960s shopping centres offered a vision of the future - large shiny complexes which looked to bring the ease and glamour of US suburban malls to UK ...


Armed police to be deployed across Hampshire's busy shopping areas this Christmas  Daily Echo

ARMED police will be deployed across Hampshire's busiest shopping areas during the Christmas period - in a bid to reassure shoppers.


This Shopping Service Just Revealed The Top Gifts People Are Buying This Year & It's Holiday Inspo  Bustle

I woke up in a panic yesterday when I realized the holidays are almost over and I haven't done a single bit of gift shopping. If you're in the same boat, don't worry ...


CHRISTMAS RAGE: Shopping centre BANS nativity plays for not being ‘religiously neutral’  Express

A UK shopping centre has refused to stage Christmas nativity plays for fear of upsetting non-Christians in a move that has outraged shoppers and religious ...


"Out There...Somewhere": Not so secret Santa goes shopping  WJBF-TV

It's a holiday tradition as we go Out There Somewhere Christmas shopping for the gang at channel 6.


Brewers GM David Stearns Has A Short Shopping List As Winter Meetings Open  Forbes

As baseball's Winter Meetings get underway in Las Vegas, Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns' shopping list is considerably shorter than his ...


Watch out for these holiday shopping scams  CNN

While shoppers hunt for good deals this holiday season, it's also a prime time for bad actors to scam consumers.


Shopping on Amazon? Here are 8 tips and tricks to help you save  Which?

Amazon is currently offering free delivery to all customers, but how can you save when shopping on Amazon once the deal is over?


Police reveal shoplifter's 'Christmas shopping list' including Gucci perfume for 'Tall P'  Evening Standard

Police in Wiltshire have revealed a shoplifter's Christmas list containing orders from 'customers.' The list was recovered from the handbag of a shoplifter left in ...


Shops give thanks as Black Friday gets decidedly British  The Guardian

The US's big bargain event will generate a much-needed source of revenue for UK retailers too as Christmas nears.


Darlington Indoor Market 'Shop and Drop' initiative will help customers with heavy bags  The Northern Echo

TRADERS in a historic Victorian market have signed up for a new *service* to help their customers in the lead up to Christmas.


Shares in shopping centre owner Intu sink after takeover collapses  BBC News

Shares in the owner of shopping centres including Lakeside and the Trafford Centre have plunged after a £2.8bn takeover bid was abandoned. The consortium ...


10 things you'll know if you've ever been Christmas shopping at the Metrocentre  Chronicle Live

Get ready to see red, buy things you really don't need and negotiate crowds of people who walk VERY slowly, all while trying to maintain some festive cheer, ...


Your guide to Uckfield late-night shopping – it's today  Uckfield News

It will all be going on in Uckfield town centre tonight (December 7) as the town's late-night shopping event promises to be bigger and better than before. Here are ...


Book-Shopping For Someone Else This Holiday Season? 10 Tips To Help You Choose The Perfect Gift  Bustle

The holiday season is in full swing, which means you're probably staring down a long list of people to shop for. And of course, books are the best gifts, in my ...


Meet three retailers embracing the 'experience' of shopping  BBC News

After years of pessimistic predictions for the British high street, shops have been forced to look at new ways of attracting customers.


Revealed: Shropshire Council considered moving its HQ to Shrewsbury's Riverside Shopping Centre  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council considered moving its HQ to the Riverside in Shrewsbury but decided against the idea despite identifying that it could create 'a vibrant, ...


Horror as man dies after falling from top floor of Glasgow shopping centre  Express

CHRISTMAS shoppers were left horrified after a man died when he fell from the top floor of a shopping centre in Glasgow.


VIDEO: Lamar Advertising toy drive shopping spree in Pensacola  WKRG News 5

Representatives with Lamar Advertising, a sponsor of the Magical Christmas Toy Drive, shopped Monday afternoon with News 5's Drexel Gilbert and Cody Long ...


Lisa Vanderpump and husband Ken Todd take their precious pup Christmas shopping in Beverly Hills  Daily Mail

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Lisa Vanderpump stepped out with her husband Ken Todd to get more Christmas shopping done. The happy couple were ...


12 Days of Christmas: LA Lewis goes Christmas shopping with his kids  Jamaica Star Online

On the second day of Christmas, LA Lewis took his children shopping downtown.When The STAR met up with the entertainer over the weekend, he was set on ...


Child injured in gunfire exchange at Alabama shopping mall  Sky News

Police shoot a suspect dead after a confrontation at a shopping mall in Alabama leads to an exchange of gunfire.


Shopping centre hides treasure troves for people to find  Watford Observer

A shopping centre will be giving out presents worth a total of £1000 in a treasure hunt around town.


Lily-Rose Depp goes makeup free while shopping in New York after being spotted out with mystery man  Daily Mail

Lily-Rose Depp, 18, was spotted stepping out in Manhattan with a pal on Wednesday and getting in some retail therapy.


Why members of the travelling community are donating trolleys full of shopping to food banks  Wales Online

Members of the travelling community are challenging each other to carry out incredible acts of kindness by donating trolley loads of shopping to food banks.


I popped to the shops to get some last minute pressies on Christmas Eve and returned with TWINS – after they a  The Sun

Sara Myles, 36, from Falkirk, Scotland, was a month away from giving birth when she called in at the hospital on the way to pick up some last minute presents as ...


As shopping centre bans nativity scene, we ask is it time we took the Christ out of Christmas?  Daily Record

After Stirling's shopping centre, The Thistles, ruled a nativity scene past it's sell-by date, we asked if it was still relevant in a modern Scotland.


Want to shop online? Best have a mobile signal  BBC News

Banks are introducing passwords sent to your mobile phone, a problem if you don't have coverage.


Roster rumination: Rockets recall Isaiah Hartenstein, said to be shopping Brandon Knight  The Dream Shake

It's been nothing but minor shuffling so far for the Rockets, but they're said to be looking for a wing upgrade.


Chinese investor buys Melbourne's Aurora Village Shopping Centre from Coles  The Australian Financial Review

A Chinese investor has stumped up close to $45 million to buy a recently developed mall in Melbourne's north from Coles.


Tamara Ecclestone is SWAMPED with designer bags during Christmas shopping spree  Daily Mail

Tamara Ecclestone, 34, hit the most exclusive strip in London to get Christmas presents from Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Hermes on Thursday.


Kim Kardashian rocks hot pink look while out shopping for Christmas decorations with sister Kourtney  Daily Mail

The raven-tressed reality television beauty was in full holiday mode as she and sister Kourtney headed to Aldik Home in Van Nuys, California to pick up some ...


Shopping spree led to Christmas curfew  Western Telegraph

An unsuccessful thief has been given 12 weeks of tagged curfew for the festive season.


Marlow's High Street packed out as popular late night shopping event returns  Bucks Free Press

Marlow's High Street was packed out once again as crowds turned out in droves to the popular late night shopping event this week.


This high-end shop is set to open in Peterborough's Queensgate Shopping Centre  Peterborough Telegraph

Queensgate Shopping Centre is delighted to announce that premium jewellers Swarovski is coming to the centre.


Durham Shopping Extravaganza smashes through half million barrier  The Northern Echo

VOLUNTEERS behind a charity shopping event in County Durham have smashed through the half a million pounds barrier after 30 years of dedicated…


'The reasons why I disagree with new Kingsway shopping park'  Derbyshire Live

Developers want to build a huge Next, a restaurant, and a coffee shop with a drive-thru.


'Shopping can be so embarrassing for me'  BBC News

Shopping can be frustrating at the best of times, but for many disabled people it comes with even more unnecessary challenges - narrow aisles, no step-free ...


Volusia County deputies take kids on a shopping spree  Fox 35 Orlando

Some lucky kids got the chance to finish up their holiday shopping with a deputy by their side.


These are the quietest times to do your Christmas shopping in Leicester  Leicestershire Live

We used Google's 'popular times' feature to figure out when you should hit the shops.


Gran’s fury after following all the parking rules while out shopping but STILL got a ticket  The Sun

POSTING a Christmas gift to her granddaughter ended up costing a former carer £50 after she was slugged with a parking fine – despite having the correct ticket ...


How to Be a Smart Pop-Up-Shop Shopper  ConsumerReports.org

Holiday shoppers love pop-up shops. However, there are reasons to proceed with caution when shopping at a pop-up. Consumer Reports has tips on being a ...


Killjoy Stirling shopping centre bosses blasted as ‘Grinch-like’ for refusing to stage a nativity scene bec  The Scottish Sun

Chiefs at Thistles said customers didn't want to be subjected to individual organisation's beliefs.


Why the annual Black Friday shopping event sounds like a disaster  The Guardian

Today is “Black Friday”, the annual discount-shopping frenzy. Black Wednesday, when Britain fell out of the European exchange rate mechanism in 1992, was a ...


Pharmacist jailed for life for murdering wife with a shopping bag  ITV News

A pharmacist has been jailed for life at Teesside Crown Court with a minimum term of 30 years for murdering his wife Jessica at their Middlesbrough home.


What's in a name? How 'mystery shopping' studies show bias  The Guardian

The results of the Guardian's investigation into discrimination in the property rental market echo the findings of similar studies in recent years. The approach of ...


Comparison sites cry foul over Google Shopping service  The Register

Fourteen price comparison sites have written to the EU in Google's longest-running competition case, asking the European Commission (PDF) to rip up the ...


Excessive packaging the most common online shopping complaint  Which?

48% of Which? members think that receiving excessive packaging is one of the most annoying things about of shopping online. The next most common gripe is ...


Ikea eyes bigger city centre stores as shopping habits change  BBC News

Ikea may open large stores in city centres as it seeks to adapt to changing shopping habits. Javier Quinones, UK boss of the Swedish furniture giant, said the ...


Mark Carney warns no-deal Brexit could see 10% shopping bill hike  Sky News

The Bank of England chief sets out the expected impact of an "extreme" Brexit while fending off criticism over his interventions.


‘Google Shopping enables fake competition for ads’  Ecommerce News

In Europe, Google was forced to open up its shopping *service* to outside competitors. But now it seems that digital marketing agencies are profiting from the ...


Epsom shopping centre extends opening hours and offers free parking  Surrey Comet

The Ashley Centre in Epsom is extending its opening hours and offering free parking and entertainment for shoppers over the Christmas period.


Natalie Portman does some Christmas shopping at Barney's after apologizing to Jessica Simpson  Daily Mail

Natalie Portman stepped out to do some Christmas shopping in Beverly Hills, in the aftermath of her controversial comments about Jessica Simpson, after ...


Runcorn shopping centre uses empty shop to warm the streets this winter  Runcorn and Widnes World

A SHOPPING centre in Runcorn has opened a collection point for warm clothes to help the homeless.


Five stores open at Eastbourne's new shopping centre The Beacon  The Argus

Five new stores have opened in the first phase of Eastbourne's £85 million extension of the newly rebranded shopping centre, The Beacon.


Evolving holiday shopping habits have created 'Black November'  The Drum

Retailers: Beware the ides of November. Consumer spending data shows that shoppers are no longer waiting for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The weeks ...


Inside Leicester's new B&M store - which opens in Haymarket Shopping Centre tomorrow  Leicestershire Live

A local charity will take centre stage at the opening event.


Lisa Armstrong stocks up on wine during London shopping trip  Daily Mail

Lisa Armstrong stopped by a London shop to stock up on wine for the festive season this week.


Stormwater work underway at Cave Spring shopping center  Roanoke Times

Cave Spring Corners is in the midst of an extensive project to replace its 40-year-old stormwater management pipes.


Christmas shopping: The ultimate guide to finding the perfect present  The Independent

Frenzied, shambolic and plagued by last-minute desperation: Christmas shopping is not for the faint-hearted.


Kylie Jenner Shops at a Minnesota Ulta After Forgetting Makeup  Allure Magazine

Kylie Jenner brought best friend Jordyn Woods to an Ulta store to buy her own Kylie Cosmetics Lip Kits after she forgot her luggage on the way to see boyfriend ...


Victoria Square still Northern Ireland's number one shopping centre  Belfast Telegraph

Belfast's Victoria Square has retained its title as the top shopping centre in Northern Ireland for the eighth year in a row.


D&G: China shopping sites pull products in ad backlash  BBC News

Dolce & Gabbana products have been pulled from Chinese e-commerce sites as the backlash against a controversial ad campaign grows. The firm posted ...


Jerry Lorenzo Hits Flight Club LA for Some 'Sneaker Shopping'  HYPEBEAST

On the latest episode of Sneaker Shopping, Jerry Lorenzo links up with host Joe La Puma at Flight Club's Los Angeles location. Ahead of this week's Nike Air ...


Hundreds of Boston kids take part in 10th annual Shop With a Cop event  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police officers assisted Santa on Monday by taking some local kids on a holiday shopping spree. It's all part of an effort to brighten ...


Reese Witherspoon goes on Christmas shopping spree in Beverly Hills after wearing glasses  Daily Mail

The 42-year-old actress was bundled up as she hit the 90210 area to pick up some luxury goods from Goyard on Rodeo Drive on Monday evening.


The world's biggest shopping holiday is in China — not the US. Here's how Singles Day became No. 1  CNBC

Chinese retail giant Alibaba made a record $30.8 billion worth of sales across in 24 hours, at its annual Singles Day shopping event on November 11 this year.


This is when work to transform Gloucester's King's Walk Shopping Centre will start  Gloucestershire Live

Shoppers in Gloucester will see changes to King's Walk Shopping Centre start in 2019 after civic chiefs at Gloucester City Council gave the green light to ...


Plans for hotel, shopping and leisure scheme in Blyth take major leap forward  Chronicle Live

Plans to transform Blyth seafront with a hotel, shopping and leisure development have taken a major leap forward after they were officially submitted for approval ...


Homebase rated the worst for online shopping in Which? survey  Sky News

Smaller retailers such as Liz Earle were rated the best with a more personal *service* and quality items.


Dubai shopping tips for the festive season  Telegraph.co.uk

There is no better city for shopping than Dubai. Here, discover where to soak up the spice-scented souks and mooch the glittering malls at your leisure this ...


Christmas shopping hours extended in Shrewsbury Shrewsbury  shropshirestar.com

Shrewsbury's shopping centres have extended their openings hours on Wednesdays in the run-up to Christmas.


Traffic marshals to be brought in to shopping centre car park on weekends  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Shoppers at Crewe's Grand Junction Retail Park say they have had to queue for over an hour to get off the car park - with one saying she had to abandon her car ...


Eyesore shopping centre set to finally be demolished  expressandstar.com

A 'shocking blight' on Brownhills High Street could finally be gone after plans to redevelop a dilapidated shopping centre were approved.


SHOPPING WARNING: Morrisons says food prices will SOAR after Asda-Sainsbury’s merger  Express

FOOD prices will soar if a merger between two of Britain's biggest supermarkets goes ahead, it has been warned.


Further details and images of 'substantial' revamp of shopping centre revealed  Basingstoke Gazette

AN AMBITIOUS plan to transform a shopping centre is one step closer to reality.


Kate Middleton and Prince George enjoy after school shopping trip  HELLO! Magazine

Kate Middleton and her oldest son Prince George were spotted in Peter Jones doing some after school shopping ahead of the Christmas holidays.


‘Starchitect’ Renzo Piano’s new Bay Area endeavor: A shopping center?  San Francisco Chronicle

When the plans for City Center Bishop Ranch were announced in 2014, the notion of revered Italian architect Renzo Piano designing a shopping center in a ...