It might not be the biggest event on the local calendar, but retailers love a themed holiday and Halloween offers boundless opportunities for creativity.
Staff at independent outdoor gear retailer Outfitters were astounded when a large, suspiciously chalky-looking crevasse opened up right outside their store. Owner Neil Stichbury spoke to us about this mysterious weather event.
On Saturday, live bands played live in music stores around the country, retailers were stretched to capacity and vinyl addicts rejoiced. Was there some kind of music-oriented national holiday on Saturday? Unofficially, yes – it was Record Store Day.