Is Welwyn Garden City now a ghost town when it comes to shops?

PUBLISHED: 18:03 12 October 2015 | UPDATED: 18:03 12 October 2015

The Sports Direct store in the Howard Centre, Welwyn Garden City, is closing down

The Sports Direct store in the Howard Centre, Welwyn Garden City, is closing down

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After Sports Direct’s announcement last week, residents took to social media to share their worry for Welwyn Garden City

Sports Direct, Moda de Pelle, Thorntons, Miss Selfridge, iCandy and more have shut their doors in the Howard Centre.

Residents took to Twitter and Facebook to share their disgust and opinions, on the number of stores closing down.

Many expressed their worry of the town becoming ‘ghost like’.


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