HMV deal saves London stores

Entertainment retailer HMV has been bought by restructuring group Hilco in a deal that saves more than 2,500 jobs and keeps 141 stores open.

HMV opened its first store on London's Oxford Street in July 1921. Credit: REUTERS

The Capital's HMV outlets that have been saved are as follows:

  • Basildon

  • Bluewater

  • Bromley

  • Canary Wharf

  • Chelmsford

  • Crawley

  • Covent Garden

  • Gower Street

  • Guildford

  • Harlow

  • Hatfield

  • High Wycombe

  • Islington

  • Kingston

  • Oxford Circus

  • Reading Oracle

  • Romford

  • Selfridge's Oxford Street

  • Southend Victoria

  • Staines

  • Stevenage

  • Stratford City, Westfield

  • Sutton

  • Thurrock

  • Uxbridge

  • Westfield, Shepherd's Bush

  • Wimbledon