Comet Southport closes 18th Dec & Staples Kew may close due to restructuring December 15th, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments Comet Southport closes 18th Dec & Staples Kew may close due to restructuring The Comet store in Southport, along with all other Comet stores, is to close its doors for good on 18th December 2012 in what is the biggest retailing collapse since Woolworths, which went into administration four years ago, with the loss of 24,000 jobs. It’s rumoured that Staples is also to close its store in Kew Retail Park, Southport as part of its restructuring due to difficult trading conditions. A spokesperson for Staples would not comment on the matter. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!