MARKS and Spencer has said a further 25 stores are to close amid its turnaround overhaul of the estate.

However, it said the overall size of the chain will remain in line with plans as it also opens and relocates shops, having launched 48 outlets across the UK, including a food store in Oban.

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In total, 75 new premises, including potentially in Scotland, will have opened by the end of the process.

Here's how the firm, in Scotland a century in September, stands north of the Border (Source M&S):

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