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Pop up shop for cancer

Samantha Burak’s world fell apart when she discovered her mum had terminal cancer, but the 21 year old student vowed to honour her mum by fund-raising in aid of Cancer Research UK. Samantha and six of her fellow students are … Continue reading

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Barts Pathology Museum pop up bakery shop

30th March sees the launch of a temporary cake shop called ‘Sacred Tarts’, featuring creations from Nicola Shipley of Tattoo Cakes.  The shop will feature cake Popes, cake truffle eyeballs on a plate and a representation of St Lucy.  Other … Continue reading

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Jane Davidson pop up designer boutique

Edinburgh designer boutique Jane Davidson is hosting a pop up shop with well known designer brands at cut price. Opening at 10am on 18th February at 22 Randolph Place in Edinburgh, the shop will be known as ‘Jane’s Dressing Room’ … Continue reading

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Harrods Estates pop up shop

For the first time in 115 years, prime estate agency Harrods Estates will be showcasing their property in possibly the most famous shop window in London. The pop up will run until 2nd March and will be in the Harrods … Continue reading

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Forest Hill Fashion Week Pops Up

Forest Hill becomes an essential destination for fashionistas from 15th-19th February, as the team behind the SEE3 pop up shops stages ‘Forest Hill Fashion Week’.  SEE3 is one of Boris Johnson’s London Portas Pilots, which was awarded £300,000 in order … Continue reading

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Housing minister urges town centres to use pop up shops

Mark Prisk, Minister for Housing, has urged Town Teams to use pop up shops to boost flagging high streets. Showcasing the Government’s first pop up shop within the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) office building in London, Mr … Continue reading

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PopUp Britain’s first pop up shop outside of London

Launching this week is the first pop up shop managed by PopUp Britain outside of London.  The pop up is based in Moreton-Marsh in Gloucestershire and will offer 12 small businesses the chance to trial their companies in a retail … Continue reading

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Bluesky Pie

Making a difference to the lives of homeless people in Folkstone, community music company Bluesky Pie is running a pop up shop at 67 Old High Street from Saturday until 23rd February. In aid of the Folkstone Churches Winter Shelter, … Continue reading

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Swatch pop up project shop

Swatch opened a pop up project store on 26th January on Oxford Street, London, featuring the brand’s Spring/Summer collection and a new campaign to launch the newest addition to their collection. The ‘True Love Has Nothing To Hide’ campaign is … Continue reading

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Rock My Boutique

With the first of their pop up shops appearing at Hampton Manor, West Midlands on 17th March, Rock My Wedding are putting together a boutique of all things wedding. It includes pieces from their own AW12 collection as well as … Continue reading

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