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House of Fraser store to stay open in Norwich

The House of Fraser store in Norwich has been saved from closure Credit: ITV Anglia

It's been confirmed that the House of Fraser store in Norwich will remain open.

The store had been set to close but it's been reported that owner Mike Ashley has struck a deal with Chapelfield shopping centre owner Intu.

It's one of four stores to be saved from closure, including the one at Lakeside in Essex.

'We are committed to working with all our retailers to ensure they are perfectly placed to showcase their brands and draw in shoppers. Our high-footfall winning destinations are designed to help all our tenants flourish.

We confirm that following constructive discussions with SportsDirect, we have reached an interim agreement on four House of Fraser stores at intu Chapelfield, intu Lakeside, intu Metrocentre and intu Victoria Centre.”

– Intu spokesperson