Your tweets: Why you still use Blockbuster

Our Business Editor Laura Kuenssberg asked her Twitter followers whether they still used Blockbuster. Here is a selection of tweets from people who still use the store:


@itvlaurak I still use Blockbuster because my internet is too unreliable for streaming films, and the staff are always enthusiastic.


@itvlaurak I use it but only to buy movies an boxed sets. Never rented anyway, but always use virgin on demand if fancy a rental.


160 Blockbuster stores to close

Blockbuster's administrators have confirmed they will close 129 stores, in addition to the 31 already announced. The company has 528 stores employing 4,190 staff.