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LONDON UNDERGROUND - T Magazine Blog - NYTimes.com

LONDON UNDERGROUND - T Magazine Blog - NYTimes.com | Retail Planning | Scoop.it

A wonderfully surreal vision comes into view as you walk across Waterloo Bridge: a boat moored atop the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall. And this is not just any boat. A collaboration between the architect David Kohn and the artist Fiona Banner, it is part sculpture, part micro-hotel. “A Room for London,” as it is known, is the result of a design competition run by two inspired clients — Living Architecture, which commissions and rents vacation houses designed by cutting-edge architects, and Artangel, which commissions contemporary art projects — to offer a unique, one-bedroom accommodation with some of the best views in London, and a program of live performances and events.


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High streets hit as 14% of shops stand empty - BBC News

High streets hit as 14% of shops stand empty - BBC News | Retail Planning | Scoop.it
BBC NewsHigh streets hit as 14% of shops stand emptyBBC NewsOne way of gauging the health of the UK's economy is to take a walk down the high street. And, according to the latest survey, the results are not good.
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Portas Pilots: Prospectus - an invitation to become a Town Team - Regeneration and economic growth - Department for Communities and Local Government

Portas Pilots: Prospectus - an invitation to become a Town Team - Regeneration and economic growth - Department for Communities and Local Government | Retail Planning | Scoop.it
@BluebirdVintage All have an equal chance.
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OFT price comparison website: High street firms face extended warranties crackdown - Daily Mail

OFT price comparison website: High street firms face extended warranties crackdown - Daily Mail | Retail Planning | Scoop.it
Daily MailOFT price comparison website: High street firms face extended warranties crackdownDaily MailBy Sean Poulter High street firms face a crackdown on rip-off extended warranties that could deliver savings worth more than £300million a year to...
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Time to let the British high street die - Financial Times

Time to let the British high street dieFinancial TimesBy Harjeet Johal The British high street has “national treasure” status.
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OFT price comparison website: High street firms face extended warranties crackdown

OFT price comparison website: High street firms face extended warranties crackdown | Retail Planning | Scoop.it
The Office of Fair Trading has been holding talks with electrical chains – the Dixons group, which includes Currys and PC World, plus Comet and Argos – on how to protect shoppers. (Ironic given what we were talking about in tonight's lecture!
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