Collapsed music and DVD retailer HMV is to close a further 37 stores leading to the loss of 464 jobs, administrators Deloitte have said.

The closures, to take place over the next four to six weeks, come on top of the 66 stores already set to be shut.

HMV currently has 219 stores in the UK, so the latest move means almost half its branches in the UK will be closed.

HMV, which has faced intense competition from online retailers, went into administration in January 2013

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