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'Busiest' online shopping day

Online retailers are braced for their busiest day of the year as consumers take part in the annual pre-Christmas shopping spree dubbed Cyber Monday.

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Retail giants call for Sunday trading laws to be relaxed

High street retail giants, including Tesco, Sainsbury's and Topshop, have called for Sunday trading laws to be relaxed on December 23 to give stores a financial boost, reports the Daily Mail.

The high street will be most busiest two days before Christmas Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

The busiest shopping day on the high street often falls two days before Christmas Day, with the weekend of December 22 and 23 expected to draw peak numbers of shoppers this year.

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