Long-standing Ecclesall Road clothes shop closes after 33 years
Harrison Clothing on Ecclesall Road has announced its closure after 33 years due to a number of destructive robberies and ram raids over the last three months.
Taking to Facebook to announce the news, owner John Harrison said: “I am afraid after 33 years on Ecclesall rd we will be closing the store on the 31 of March.
We have been subjected to six serious robberies since 8 December. I along with my staff and family can no longer cope with the continued emotional turmoil and financial loss.
“Seeing our business that we have worked so hard for be destroyed is heartbreaking for all of us. If anyone holds any information on these incidents please could you contact ourselves or crimestoppers .This can be done with total anonymity. Thank you.”
Hundreds of comments were left on the post wishing John, his family and his staff well.