Healthy High Streets case studies

Read an example of the support and encouragement businesses have provided to High Streets across the UK.

  • The business champions making Plymouth proud

    The problems Plymouth faces are not unique: increased competition from the internet, dwindling footfall on the high street and shop closures. But it’s a combination that has led to rising unemployment and affected the community’s pride in its city. Year one of Business in the...
    Updated: June 2015
  • Getting the right structures in place in Wrexham leads to success for high street champions

    Over the past few years, Wrexham had experienced a decline in the number of people visiting the high street and a growing number of empty retail units. The Town Centre Manager and the Wrexham Town Centre Forum were keen to reverse this trend and identify how they could engage...
    Updated: April 2015
  • 'Tis the season to be shopping: what the Healthy High Street champions did during Christmas

    Healthy High Street champions from large retailers used the Christmas shopping period to boost sales, increase footfall to their high streets and bring together their local communities through fun and engaging activities.
    Updated: March 2015
  • The Maidenhead high street champions

    It's good to talk: joined up conversations boost Maidenhead's fortunes

    Both large and small retailers are now better engaging with each other in Maidenhead for the benefit of their high street having been brought closer together by the Healthy High Street Champions.
    Updated: December 2014
  • Vacant retail unit in Stockton spruced up with vinyl

    Bringing retailers together leads to success in Stockton

    Team work between local high street partnership and Business in the Community’s Healthy High Street champions has reaped dividends for local retailers in Stockton.
    Updated: December 2014


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