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Portas High Streets still struggling one year on

29 May 2013 Last updated at 10:03 BST

It is a year since Mary Portas led a review of England's struggling high streets.

Twelve 'Portas Pilot' towns were given a share of just over £1m in a bid to reverse the decline.

The BBC's Emma Simpson reports from Nelson, Lancashire, which is one of the Portas pilot towns.