Debenhams has said it will reopen 50 of its stores in England on June 15 ascoronavirus restrictions are eased. Including 11 stores across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.

Since the coronavirus pandemic, the department store has announced the permanent closure of at least 12 stores, with thousands of job losses.

Debenhams said preparations for the reopenings are 'well under way', withstrict social distancing and hygiene procedures being implemented across allstores.

Managing Director at Debenhams, said:

We are delighted to be welcoming customers back to our stores in the coming weeks.

Steven Cook, Debenhams

Stores reopening in the Calendar region on June 15:

- Chesterfield

- Harrogate

- Leeds

- Lincoln

- Mansfield

- Meadowhall

- Scarborough

- Scunthorpe

- Sheffield

- Wakefield

- York Monks Cross