Report says more than 15 per cent of retail units in Grantham are empty
A report to the district council says there are 48 vacant shops in Grantham which is a figure far higher than the other towns in South Kesteven.
The report says Grantham continues to run a higher rate of vacancies than Stamford, Bourne or Market Deeping, with 15.69 per cent of retail units unoccupied.
The report to the finance, economic development and corporate services overview committee on Tuesday said: “The current vacancy rate is 15 per cent with a total of 306 shops in and around the central town area.
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