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Then and now: 10 years of change on Ipswich high street (Part 2)

PUBLISHED: 11:26 12 November 2019 | UPDATED: 15:03 12 November 2019

Poundland on Tavern Street in Ipswich 10 years ago and now  Picture: GOOGLEMAPS

Poundland on Tavern Street in Ipswich 10 years ago and now Picture: GOOGLEMAPS

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Britain’s high streets have had to weather a decade of challenges and change – from the aftermath of the 2008 credit crunch, to the rise of online retail and out-of-town shopping.

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But what about Ipswich? We take a detailed look at the southern side of Tavern Street east of the Cornhill to see whether a difficult era of shop closures and rough sleeping has made its mark.

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