Store gallery: B&Q opens Local c-stores in high street push

Exterior of B&Q Local, Camden

DIY specialist B&Q has opened its first two smaller-format Local convenience stores as it plans to sharpen its focus on the high street.

B&Q opened its first two Local fascias in Camden and Palmers Green, north London, at the end of January.

The retailer has outlined plans to focus on a resurgent high street after deciding to cut its concession tie-up with supermarket chain Asda.

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