Barratts, the high street shoe stores, went into administration for the third time in four years.
Rugby crisis with both the northern game (Bradford Bulls in administration again for the third time) and union suffering high costs from professionalism, shown by London Welsh liquidating to re-form as a semi-professional team.
Fultons Fine Furnishings, one of 21 blackjack come si gioca Northern Irelands best-known retailers (three stores) trading at the upper end of the market, went into administration in July.
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There were 70 employees.The companies operated from 52 standalone stores, 11 outlets and 140 concessions in Australia and New Zealand (10 stores in New Zealand) with almost 1,200 staff.It is good to know that the Sherman Act is now being used to put the axe to the alleged tree of alleged corruption in the new economy.'Toymaster' logo shops elsewhere, including Harpers (Penrith and in Cockermouth and Barrow and the rest of the country are unaffected because they are not part of the Conway Group.It has ntwo showrooms and 15 staff.

19th July 2017, roundhouse - anthems, due to overwhelming demand, and after playing sold-out shows to over 75,000 fans around the world throughout the UK, North America, Australia and New Zealand, pop icon Adam Ant has saved the best for last by capping the year.
Athena, the once-famous chain of 60 poster and art shops, is to close the last of its remaining stores (the Exeter branch) in September 2014.
Netto Stores, the discount chain brought back to the UK by Sainsbury's in 2014, is to close.
The DVD features the complete performance of the Dirk album plus additional songs from the same era.
US-chain Dick's Sporting Goods announced in August that it had written off the 20 mn investment in JJB that it had made in April.Famous Footwear, the loss-making chain with 15 mn sales and 21 stores and 21 concessions, went into administration in November.The Company was founded in 1871 and produces metals for the automotive, electronics, energy and construction sectors.There are almost 100 employees.However the Royal Horticultural Society has awarded Rugby a gold award in the small city category indicating that all is not lost.It has 57 employees.Sa-Kis, brand-oriented fashion chain with outlets in Nottingham and Sheffield, went into pre-pack administration in February, closing its Nottingham store.Thursday 28-Jan-94 - Aitkin Centre, Fredericton, Canada.There are likely to be hundreds or thousands of customers who will lose most or all of what they have paid.