Poll: What is the biggest threat to Harrogate's independent businesses + how two of the town's longest-standing firms are faring in difficult times

Michaela Stothard outside her business Posh Paws.
Michaela Stothard outside her business Posh Paws.

As many Harrogate residents mourn the loss of more shops and businesses from our high street, we speak to two of the town’s longest-standing firms to find out what can increase your chances of survival in an increasingly difficult trading environment.

Finola Fitzpatrick reports for part two of our feature focus on Harrogate indies...