Jessops Closure Impact

Leicester-based Jessops, which has been on our high streets since 1935, has gone into administration, the first big name to go under in 2013.

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Surprise at how quickly Jessops shops closed, full report

Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce says it was surprised by how quickly the Jessops photo shops were closed down. Administrators for the company were called in last week, with all branches closing two days later.

Nearly 1,400 staff are losing their jobs, including those working at the company's head office in Leicester. John Willats reports.

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