Tagged: Virgin Megastore

Rescued HMV store in Newcastle (5 Apr 2013). Photograph by Graham Soult 2

HMV needs to know its own strength


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Following Graham’s recent article about HMV’s buyout by restructuring specialists Hilco, it is worth taking a look at what lies ahead for this British institution....

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Site of new Next store in Newcastle (16 May 2010). Photograph by Graham Soult 5

Newcastle’s new fashion meccas take shape


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The opening of St Andrew’s Way back in February – and Hollister, belatedly, in April – may have been this year’s biggest retail events in Newcastle,...

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Former Zavvi, Newcastle (27 Sep 2009). Photograph by Graham Soult 11

A Woolies twist to every story


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Well, that’s a surprise! I’ve only just discovered that I’ve been photographing and blogging about a former Woolworths store – here, and more recently here –...

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Monument Mall. Photograph by Graham Soult 1

Newcastle’s Monument Mall transported through cyberspace to Staffordshire


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It’s always fun to find links between my current home of Tyneside and my previous one of Staffordshire – Tamworth playing Gateshead in the Blue...

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Who or what is Clas Ohlson?


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With so many old Woolworths sites being taken over by familiar high street names and pound shops, it’s nice when the new arrival is something a...

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