Why more shops won’t regenerate Llanelli

Pawnshops, payday loans and bargain basement stores: the former steel town of Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, is a poster for hard-up Britain. A £60 million regeneration programme will bring many more spending opportunities to the population, but incomes are already stretched to the maximum and beyond. See West Wales News Review for an illustrated article arguing against retail and leisure developments as economic saviours.

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