Retail closures: the UK's best loved high street stores lost over the years
High street department store House of Fraser has today been bought by Sports Direct for £90 million, after falling into administration.
While plans are still not clear, the move could see the 59 stores being re-branded as Sports Direct, marking another major retailer loss from the high street.
This year has also seen the loss of Toys R Us, Maplin and Carpetright among just a few of the biggest names to be closing down.
Department store Debenhams also announced plans this year to close down a number of their stores, along with Poundworld, while eateries Prezzo and Jamie's Italian are also... read more
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