I watched the Channel 4 programme “Mary Queen of High Streets” and was dismayed by the poor welcome given to Mary Portas.
was privileged to be chosen as one
of three places in the Margate where television programmes were
made in support of the Portas Pilot schemes. UK
It was obvious from the television programme that Mary was visibly upset by the negative reception and publicity given to herself and her camera team. Perhaps some members of the
community did not want to be filmed
in case it affected their benefit claims Margate