Tiverton Wins Portas Cash

Tiverton in Devon has been picked out of almost 400 towns for a Mary Portas high-street revamp. It will share £1.5 million for town centre regeneration projects following a review by the retail expert.

Tiverton wins Mary Portas funding

Tiverton will receive around £100,000 from the Mary Portas Review Credit: ITV Westcountry

Tiverton in Devon is among 22 towns chosen from 400 entries for a Mary Portas high-street revamp.

It will share £1.5 million for town centre regeneration projects after following a review by the retail expert.

Judges were impressed with the town's ideas for the empty shops which blight so many High Streets.

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