Update: This has now been confirmed by Very to be untrue. Lets hope the response seen from this story leads to the possibility of a return one day in the future.
One of Britain’s most dearly missed retailers is making an unexpected comeback next year. Woolworths says it is returning to the high street with three trial stores due to open late 2021.
The store, famous for its pick ‘n’ mix sweets, children’s clothes, homewares, CDs and DVDs went into administration in 2008 and closed all of its UK stores by January 2009.
In an announcement this morning on the newly made Woolworth UK Twitter account, the retailer said: ‘Here to save 2020! Woolworths is coming back to your high street, as a physical store!