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Black Friday sales have begun in Manchester.

Dan Thompson is in Manchester, where people have already bagged some bargains. He writes: The Black Friday sales have begun in Manchester – with shoppers queuing for hours to snap up the best deals. Bargain hunters huddled outside Game in the city’s Arndale centre as the shop opened at 9pm tonight. First in the queue was tourism student… Read More »

What is black friday sales ?

You may be wondering “what is all this Black Friday business and where did it come from”. The term was in use as long ago as the 1950s to describe the shopping frenzy that followed Thanksgiving. Amazon brought it to the UK about five years ago, and now many retailers focus their pre-Christmas sales around the date. Some… Read More »