Increase in staycationers aids indie rebound

Increase in staycationers aids indie rebound

A number of independent bookshops are reporting that a rise in UK staycations is helping to counter the early damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. 

As Spain becomes the latest country to warrant a post-visit quarantine, an increasing number of British holiday makers have been choosing to stay at home or travel within the UK this summer, which independent bookshops located in tourist destinations believe they are now benefiting from. 

Ellen Cammack, manager of Bookends in the Lake District village of Keswick, said: “Keswick is a very busy place for tourists and this is always our bus...

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