'It's been a tough day for us all at HMV'

HMV's Twitter account has tweeted about the tweets from staff that appeared earlier in the day, describing it as a "tough day" for everyone.


Our @hmvtweets picked up a lot of attention today, it’s clearly been a tough day for us all at hmv, please stick with us #hmvxfactorfiring


There have been job losses today, but not in our stores. We are still open for business, thx for your continued support #savehmv


One of our departing colleagues was understandably upset. We’re still here thou, thx for supporting hmv thro these challenging times


HMV staff tweet about 'firing'

Tweets have appeared on the official HMV account this afternoon which appear to show the true feelings of staff losing their jobs.