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Mary Portas In Bedminster

The retail guru Mary Portas is due to visit Bedminster in Bristol today to see how her scheme has helped revive the area.

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Mary Portas due to visit Bedminster

Mary Portas will be in Bristol today. Credit: Ian West/PA Wire

The retail guru Mary Portas is due to visit Bedminster in Bristol today to see how her scheme has helped revive the area.

Last May it was chosen as a "Portas pilot" ahead of hundreds of other towns and given a share of £1.2m as well as support and advice to make improvements.

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