High street fashion chain goes into administration

Exhibit.

Exhibit.

Popular Northern Ireland based clothing store Exhibit - which has a store in Lisburn - has gone into administration.

The chain operates under the name Cucco and has around 14 stores accorrding to its website, including one in Bow Street Mall.

The company’s store in Belfast’s CastleCourt was closed on Tuesday and all the stock appears to have been removed.

The administrator, HNH Group, told the BBC that the business had been hit by a general downturn in trading conditions and significant change in consumer spending patterns.