Belfast Telegraph

Shopping centre's record Christmas

A SHOPPING centre in Co Armagh said it enjoyed its busiest day on record on December 23. Rushmere Shopping Centre in Craigavon said trade was up by 48% on the same day last year, with over 4, shoppers coming to the complex. Overall footfall for the centre for Christmas week was up 1% year-on-year. Rushmere's manager Martin Walsh said several retailers reported "bumper sales increases".