The high street is dead, time for a radical rethink

The high street is dead, time for a radical rethink

The high street is dead. Along with a string of cultural totems, from paid-for music to linear television, the traditional “town centre” has been disembowelled by the digital revolution. Are they still worth saving? Efforts to revive the High Street follow the same...
New life sciences centre takes another step forward

New life sciences centre takes another step forward

The creation of a new cutting-edge life sciences centre that would bring new treatments to patients faster moved a step closer yesterday. East London’s Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) and Barts Health NHS Trust have signed an agreement to buy land in...
Fashion retailer sets up huge studio in Olympic Park

Fashion retailer sets up huge studio in Olympic Park

Luxury fashion retailer Matchesfashion.com is creating more than 150 jobs with the launch of a London photography hub at Here East, on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The online retailer is transforming a 24,000 sq ft unit at the Stratford arts and innovation centre...