The UK riots may have exposed the “slow-motion moral collapse” of society but they also highlighted the grit and fighting spirit of British business owners.
David Cameron stood at the despatch box for three hours yesterday to voice his outrage at the rioters. But it’s up to us, the business owners, to put Britain back on its feet.
Shops and businesses across London are closing early today amid fears of more unrest. We ask our readers how their businesses have been hit by the riots.
Lord Harris of Peckham, chairman of the Carpetright flooring chain, has pledged to help those left homeless by the rioters.