Store closures increased from 14 to 15 per day on average, while openings fell to a record low of 12 per day in the face of market uncertainty surrounding the referendum vote. The research clearly highlights the changing face of town centres - leisure and experience destinations continue to replace traditional high street stalwarts, said Mike Jervis, retail specialist at PwC. The insatiable appetite for fast food and coffee shops fills the void left by banks, mobile phone and clothing shops, he added. Mr Jervis said that fashion sales are migrating online at a faster rate than ever, leaving

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