Celebrating the best high streets in country

Entries are being sought to celebrate the best high streets in the UK.

Monday, 22nd August 2016, 7:45 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:47 pm
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Now in its third year, the Great British High Streets competition celebrates the work being done to revive, adapt and diversify the nation’s high streets.

The nine competition categories are Best City Centre High Street, Best Town Centre High Street, Best Market Town High Street (small), Best Market Town High Street (large), Best Coastal Community High Street, Best Village High Street, Best Local Centre – precinct or parade of shops, Best London High Street, and Rising Star – to recognise towns who are turning fortunes around.

Nominations are now open. The top three shortlisted in each category will be announced in October. They will then go through to a public online vote and be visited by the Future High Streets Forum judging panel.

Details of how to enter the competition can be found at www.thegreatbritishhighstreet.co.uk

The deadline for entries is Friday, September 9.