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That’s the struggle
THE social enterprise We Are Your Emporium faces closure because their Micklegate shop attracts a rates bill of £4,000. Welcome to the real world!
If this organisation cannot stay afloat despite having no rent to pay and operating on a not-for-profit basis, it is little wonder that so many small businesses struggle to survive and that so many shop units are empty.
Matthew Laverack, Lord Mayor’s Walk, York.