Analysis: How local authorities are stepping in to tackle declining shopping centres

Councils are having to take the lead in town centre regeneration as retail declines, and that can involve making some tough decisions about shopping centres, Josephine Smit finds.

by Josephine Smit
Shrewsbury's Big Town Plan is intended to help future-proof the historic town centre (PIC Shrewsbury Big Town Plan partnership)
Shrewsbury's Big Town Plan is intended to help future-proof the historic town centre (PIC Shrewsbury Big Town Plan partnership)

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