In pictures: Primark, JD Sports and John Lewis lure back shoppers for reopening

Selfridges, London

As non-essential retail reopens its doors in England on April 12, Retail Week visits key shopping locations to gauge retail offers and shopper appetite.

On the day that non-essential retailers flung open their doors to greet shoppers after England’s longest lockdown yet, pent-up customer demand drove a 116.3% uplift in footfall across the UK until 3pm compared to the same day last week. 

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