Summary:Thousands of neighbourhood shops have disappeared in the past few years. Those in Mortlake Terrace, Kew, close to the famous Gardens, have served their local community since 1870. Today they must battle to survive against supermarket competition, rising rates, apathy and now a threatened widening of the notorious "South Circular" Road.
Description:SIX FILMS WHICH WILL FOLLOW THE FORTUNES OF A ROW OF NEIGHBOURHOOD SHOPS AS THEIR LEASES COME UP FOR RENEWAL. REDEVELOPMENT IS IN THE AIR AND BOTH NEW AND OLD-ESTABLISHED FACES CHANGE. SO DO THEIR CUSTOMERS.