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Loughborough receives backing to revamp it's High Street

Les Cope-Newman, Vice Chairman of the Business Improvement District, describes what the government backing means for Loughborough.

It has been selected as one of 27 towns in the UK, along with Leamington Old Town, to be backed by the government to revive its High Street.

Its all part of a report published by Mary Portas that has highlighted the need to rejuvenate High Streets that have struggled in the economic climate.

The scheme allows Town Teams to attend workshops and semiars that address the key challeneges that face struggling town centres.

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