Lost shops you want back
The News asked our readers which one store they could bring back to the city if they had the chance. Here are the suggestions they came up with.
The Woolworths store on Commercial Road was a popular suggestion. The shop shut in 2009 as the company entered administration This shop in Arundel Street closed its doors at the end of March after 95 years of trading. But plenty of our readers are eager to see it resurrected BHS closed its store in the Cascades shopping centre in Portsmouth in 2016 after the company collapsed into administration and vanished from the high street This shop in Highland Road was open fro 82 years but closed down in 2009. However you want to see it return from the dead! C&A was a staple of shopping in Commercial Road for decades but sadly shut down in 2000 as the company collapsed. Despite being gone for 19 years, our readers still want to see it make a return The Tricorn Centre was a Portsmouth icon for 50 years before being demolished in 2004. But some of our readers have suggested that it should be resurrected This toy story chain, which was beloved by children and adults alike, went into administration last year. However our readers have suggested that it should make a return.