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Tens of thousands of eager bargain hunters rushed to The Oracle in Reading yesterday to be amongst the first to snap up some fantastic Boxing Day bargains.
Shoppers queued from 6am to take advantage of the sales.
More than a hundred and thirty thousand bargain hunters turned up at the Bluewater shopping centre in Kent yesterday, exceeding the Boxing Day record set last year. People started queuing outside from one o'clock in the morning.
The mall's manager is predicting visitor figures to reach around 900,000 in total between Boxing Day and New Year's Eve.