The Houseof Fraser is closing stores. Poundland is about to appoint an administrators. Homebase is going to close 60 stores. Then add Prezzo, Jamie’s Italian, Mothercare, Carpetright … It’s been going on for a while – remember Woolworths! I talk to Caroline Baldwin from Essential Retail – she also hosts the Retail Ramble podcast – and I ask her what is the future, if any, for the High Street. Has online won the game?