Forres bucks trend as six new shops open in town centre over six months

Despite grim forecasts and news of business hardships, Forres town centre is bucking the trend with the opening of six new shops in six months, or slightly over, while closures strike elsewhere.

What’s more, owners are extremely positive about the uniqueness and friendliness of the high street in Forres and cite this is as the reason they want to start a business here. The six to open are:

  • Art and food – Sovereignty Shop, 154 High Street, Forres
  • Ice cream and confectionary – Wee Icy, 116 High Street
  • Home decor and interior design – Finishing Touches, 45 High Street
  • Pet grooming – Julie’s Pet Grooming, 133 High Street
  • Nail Bar and Beauty Treatments – Studio 131 –131 High Street
  • Memorial headstones – McGregor Memorials, 1 Leask Road

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