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Thousands queue across the country as shops in England reopen

Queues have formed at stores across England as thousands of non-essential shops pulled up their shutters for the first time since March.

Primark furloughs 68,000 staff as sales plunge from £650 million a month to zero

Primark has seen sales plunge from £650m a month to zero after the coronavirus lockdown caused the chain to shut completely.

Primark founder Arthur Ryan 'one of the great giants of retailing' dies aged 83

The businessman was instrumental in turning the retailer into the discount king of the high street.