East Street – ‘There is not enough here’

Our East Street traders are featured once again in tonight’s Portsmouth News.

“More businesses on East Street would be brilliant, because at the moment , there is not enough  to walk down here for – and often when people come in they say they didn’t even know we were here in the first place.”

For some curious reason, while we can find the article on Google, we can’t actually link to it so here it is, as printed.

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Updates on East Street and West Street

There are three planning applications listed here, including the long derelict shop units in West Street beside the Post Office:
 44-54 West St* –  APP/10/00992
* This is the latest full application though there have been some minor revisions which were granted early this year and some discharge of conditions back in December 2013.
and plans for the old Streets building, and the adjacent premises in East Street.
11 East St – APP/17/00694
9 East St – APP/17/00695