Our high streets are very resilient and we've got to capitalise on that.
In recent years, we've seen a steady decline in the high street - in fact, in the last 14 years, 25,000 town centre shops have shut, but now it seems our high streets may be making a comeback.
A new report shows more people are shunning big out of town superstores and spending their money locally. We spoke to high streets minister MP Penny Mordaunt.
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Remember, deals can change quickly, even while I’m on the programme. So always double-check the terms and conditions before spending. Plus, while I hope these deals will save you cash, don’t spend if you can’t afford it, don’t need it, or won’t use it.