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.
Footfall Week 5 – Commenced 28 January 2019
West End footfall fell in week 5, following a similar trend to the UK High Street benchmark.
Footfall Week 4 – Commenced 21 January 2019
West End footfall fell in week 4, following a similar trend to the UK High Street benchmark.
Footfall Week 52 – Commenced 24 December 2018
West End footfall rose in the last trading week of 2018
Footfall Week 51 – Commenced 17 December 2018
West End footfall fell in week 51, as footfall also fell across the UK high street.
Footfall Week 50 – Commenced 10 December 2018
West End footfall fell in week 50, as weather had a significant impact on visitation.
Footfall Week 49 – Commenced 3 December 2018
West End footfall fell in week 49, while footfall across the UK high street increased.
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.
Footfall Week 47 – Commenced 19 November 2018
West End footfall fell in week 47, despite footfall growth on Black Friday.
Footfall Week 46 – Commenced 12 November 2018
West End footfall down in week 46, following a similar trend across the UK high street.
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
Footfall Week 44 – Commenced 29 October 2018
West End footfall up in week 44, elsewhere across UK high street locations, footfall was down.
Footfall Week 43 – Commenced 22 October 2018
West End footfall flat in week 43, elsewhere across UK high street locations, footfall was down.
Footfall Week 42 – Commenced 15 October 2018
Footfall in week 42 saw a considerable increase in footfall across the West End.
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.
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