Six out of seven regions in England reported a rise in footfall including Greater London (5.8%).
Conversely footfall in shopping centres and retail parks declined annually in February by -1.6% and -1.5%.
Figures from London retail consortium
London Assembly Member Andrew Dismore launched a report today on how to boost the capital's flagging high streets.
Ria Chatterjee has been to see a scheme in Camden which is trying to keep struggling high streets open for business.