Mary Portas’ help could not stop Lowestoft department store going into administration

Managers Laura Willimot and her brother David Spooner inside Godfreys department store after it got

Managers Laura Willimot and her brother David Spooner inside Godfreys department store after it got a makeover from retail guru Mary Portas. It has been announced that the company is applying to the court to go into administration. - Credit: Nick Butcher

Lowestoft department store Godfreys recently went into administration - but what led to it happening? ANDREW PAPWORTH reports.

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