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Mary Portas Scholarship Winners to Meet ‘Queen of Shops’

Winners of an exclusive scholarship package to attend three master classes from the hugely successful Mary Portas guide to successful retailing, will also meet Mary "Queen of Shops" herself, it has been announced. Confirmation that the five winners will be invited to meet the Queen of Shops, comes with just eight days remaining for retailers to apply for the chance to attend the three most popular master classes in the programme. Retailers now have until midnight on Friday, October 8th, to submit their applications for the scholarships, being offered by Skillsmart Retail and the National Skills Academy for Retail. Thanks to their sponsorship of the package, one of the scholarships is being offered exclusively to customers of Hallis Hudson, suppliers of soft furnishings, curtain h... »