Insights

A weekly snapshot of footfall and trade trends across the West End, updated by 8:45 every Monday for the previous week. Content includes a daily breakdown by region, downloadable tables, and an overview of events affecting trade in the West End.

Footfall Week 6 – Commenced 4 February 2019

West End footfall rose in week 6, while the UK High Street benchmark fell.

Read more Tue 12 February 2019

Footfall Week 5 – Commenced 28 January 2019

West End footfall fell in week 5, following a similar trend to the UK High Street benchmark.

Read more Mon 4 February 2019

Footfall Week 4 – Commenced 21 January 2019

West End footfall fell in week 4, following a similar trend to the UK High Street benchmark.

Read more Mon 28 January 2019

Footfall Week 3 – Commenced 14 January 2019

West End footfall fell in the third week of 2019.

Read more Mon 21 January 2019

Footfall Week 2 – Commenced 7 January 2019

West End footfall rose in the second week of 2019.

Read more Mon 14 January 2019

Footfall Week 1 – Commenced 31 December 2018

West End footfall rose in the first week of 2019.

Read more Mon 7 January 2019

Footfall Week 52 – Commenced 24 December 2018

West End footfall rose in the last trading week of 2018

Read more Wed 2 January 2019

Footfall Week 51 – Commenced 17 December 2018

West End footfall fell in week 51, as footfall also fell across the UK high street.

Read more Wed 2 January 2019

Footfall Week 50 – Commenced 10 December 2018

West End footfall fell in week 50, as weather had a significant impact on visitation.

Read more Tue 18 December 2018

Footfall Week 49 – Commenced 3 December 2018

West End footfall fell in week 49, while footfall across the UK high street increased.

Read more Mon 10 December 2018

Footfall Week 48 – Commenced 26 November 2018

West End footfall fell in week 48, as rain during the week hampered visitation to the district. Footfall on Cyber Monday also experienced a decline.

Read more Tue 4 December 2018

Footfall Week 47 – Commenced 19 November 2018

West End footfall fell in week 47, despite footfall growth on Black Friday.

Read more Mon 26 November 2018

Footfall Week 46 – Commenced 12 November 2018

West End footfall down in week 46, following a similar trend across the UK high street.

Read more Mon 19 November 2018

Footfall Week 45 – Commenced 5 November 2018

West End footfall down in week 45 despite Christmas lights festivities kicking off on Oxford Street and Bond Street

Read more Tue 13 November 2018

Footfall Week 44 – Commenced 29 October 2018

West End footfall up in week 44, elsewhere across UK high street locations, footfall was down.

Read more Mon 5 November 2018

Footfall Week 43 – Commenced 22 October 2018

West End footfall flat in week 43, elsewhere across UK high street locations, footfall was down.

Read more Mon 29 October 2018

Footfall Week 42 – Commenced 15 October 2018

Footfall in week 42 saw a considerable increase in footfall across the West End.

Read more Mon 22 October 2018

Footfall Week 41 – Commenced 8 October 2018

West End footfall rose in week 41, aided by comparably warmer and drier weather conditions to last year.

Read more Mon 15 October 2018

Kyle Monk,
Head of Insight

Consumer shifts, innovations and technological developments are forcing retailers to re-evaluate their business models and the ways in which they engage with consumers. Nowhere is this more evident than in the West End.

To better understand these changes, we use a mix of footfall data, sales indices and international EPOS data to measure store performance and investigate trends – as they happen.

How do members use our insights?

  • Stay on top of the latest developments
  • Support investment proposals
  • Benchmark a store’s performance
  • More effectively plan their staffing rota
  • Understand changes in consumer behaviour
  • Support new location planning activity
  • Measure campaign performance

Our insights are available free of charge to all Retail & Property BID members. Other organisations have the option to apply for an Associate Membership. To find out more about our Associate Membership, and its many benefits, please register your interest using the LOGIN / REGISTER button at the top of this page.