House of Fraser returns: How to return purchases now House of Fraser is in administration

House of Fraser could be facing permanent closure, with hopes for investors dashed this morning. The company released a statement revealing that “discussions with interested investors and its main secured creditors have not concluded in a solvent solution.” Facing financial difficulties, the brand needs to secure funding by 20th August, in time for its £15 […]

House of Fraser news: 31 stores to close – which ones are closing? FULL LIST of closures

Earlier this month, House of Fraser revealed it will close more than half its stores. It is expected to close 31 of its 59 shops, including its Oxford Street branch, in a move that could affect 6,000 jobs. House of Fraser CEO Alex Williamson has said: “If we are to deliver a sustainable, long-term business supported by […]

Wedding guest styles from Body Frock, Sosandar, House of Fraser and more

S MAG Wedding season ready Most of the sartorial stress is on the Bride on her wedding day, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy for the rest of us. Don’t panic, we’ll talk you through the best way to feel guest appropriate.  First rule is to not upstage the bride (this is also not the […]

House of Fraser is looking wobbly as the consumer spending crunch deepens

House of Fraser House of Fraser has held cash talks with a fund that specialises in distressed retailers. The department store’s worried lenders have called in EY to assess the business. Next warned last week that the High Street is facing the toughest trading conditions in 25 years. LONDON — British department store House of […]

Outlander season 4 spoilers: Claire Fraser star Caitriona Balfe spotted filming new scenes

The Starz period drama left off season three last December with a significant new development for Claire (played by Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan).  Having survived an enormous storm and subsequent ship wreck by the skin of their teeth, the star-crossed couple found themselves washed up on the sandy shores of the American […]

Outlander season 5 spoilers: Will Claire and Jamie Fraser return? Boss drops HUGE hint

The finale of season three saw leads Claire (played by Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan) embark on the next chapter of their lives together in the American colonies.  Following an epic shipwreck that saw Claire forced to fight for her life after nearly drowning in the depths of the Caribbean Sea, the pair […]

Bournemouth star Ryan Fraser reveals how Nandos diet has brought confidence back

With their trip to Brighton looming, the winger knew he would quickly be burning off any excess calories. But Fraser believes his decision to load up on the carbs – together with an extra portion of confidence – was one of the factors that fired his resurgence after a slow start to the campaign. The […]

House of Fraser UK: Best Christmas gifts, deals and discounts

The British department store has everything from womenswear to home and electrical, and those stuck for gift ideas this Christmas can head over to its website for inspiration.  As well as up to 40 per cent off in its brand event, House of Fraser is offering free delivery when you spend over £50 and free […]

Former NHL referee Kerry Fraser, 65, has incurable cancer

Kerry Fraser, who refereed more than 2,000 NHL games in a 30-year career and is widely known for an infamous non-call on Wayne Gretzky during the 1993 Stanley Cup playoffs he later admitted was a mistake, has incurable cancer. Following genetic blood testing recently, the 65-year-old native of Sarnia, Ont., was diagnosed with essential thrombocythemia, […]

The best snake prints of the season from Debenhams, House of Fraser and more

From left to right: BAG Buckle up with this sassy cross-body bag. £119, Biba at House of Fraser (houseoffraser.co.uk) SEVENTIES Snakeskin Print Unleash your wild side and embrace your animal instincts in a 70s-style reptile-print dress, teamed with classic black accessories. Dress, £59, Star by Julien Macdonald; boots, £59 by Faith; all at Debenhams (debenhams.com) […]