Hereford's HMV to remain open as store closures announced

Hereford's HMV store will remain open as store closures announced

Hereford's HMV store will remain open as store closures announced

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HMV has announced that 66 of its stores are to close.

Administrator Deloitte announced the closure of the stores today - which employ 930 people - but Hereford's store will remain open.

No date has been set for the closure of the affected stores although it is expected closures will take place over the next one to two months.

HMV currently operates from 220 stores in the UK.

The 66 stores earmarked for closure are:

  • Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Ballymena
  • Barnsley
  • Bayswater
  • Belfast Boucher Road
  • Belfast Forestside
  • Bexleyheath
  • Birkenhead
  • Birmingham Fort
  • Blackburn
  • Boston
  • Bournemouth Castlepoint
  • Bracknell
  • Burton-upon-Trent
  • Camberley
  • Chesterfield
  • Coleraine
  • Craigavon
  • Croydon Centrale
  • Derry
  • Dumfries
  • Durham
  • Edinburgh Fort
  • Edinburgh Gyle Centre
  • Edinburgh Ocean
  • Edinburgh Princes Street
  • Edinburgh St James
  • Falkirk
  • Fulham
  • Glasgow – Fort, Glasgow – Silverburn
  • Glasgow Braehead
  • Huddersfield
  • Kirkcaldy
  • Leamington Spa
  • Leeds White Rose
  • Lisburn
  • Loughborough
  • Luton
  • Manchester 90
  • Moorgate
  • Newry
  • Newtonabbey
  • Orpington
  • Rochdale
  • Scunthorpe
  • South Shields
  • Speke Park
  • St Albans
  • St Helens
  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Tamworth
  • Teesside
  • Telford
  • Trocadero
  • Wakefield
  • Walsall
  • Walton-on-Thames
  • Wandsworth
  • Warrington
  • Watford
  • Wellingborough
  • Wigan
  • Wood Green
  • Workington
  • Wrexham.

 

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4:45pm Thu 7 Feb 13

courtesycall says...

At around £125K rent, Hereford folk must spent a packet on music and t-shirts.
At around £125K rent, Hereford folk must spent a packet on music and t-shirts. courtesycall
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6:08pm Thu 7 Feb 13

Biomech says...

Deloitte close stores in batches. I pointed this out and told you Hereford Comet WAS closing when you told us all it was staying open. You could save yourself a lot of embarrassment simply by altering the way you word your articles.
Deloitte close stores in batches. I pointed this out and told you Hereford Comet WAS closing when you told us all it was staying open. You could save yourself a lot of embarrassment simply by altering the way you word your articles. Biomech
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