Hitchin's Churchgate looks set to get a new clothing store after work began on an empty unit in the shopping centre.

6 Churchgate has stood empty since April this year, when Anas Express was hit with a police closure order to stop "illegal activity".

But, it now appears a new clothing store is set to open in the unit.

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Work is under way inside, while mannequins have put up in the window and the previous shop signage has been removed.

Black signage without a name has been put up, and the business moving in is yet to be revealed.

The Comet will keep you up to date with news regarding the Churchgate unit.