We visit one of Bristol's premier shopping areas to ask traders how business is

Most noticed a change in customers' shopping habits

Separating Clifton from Redland and Cotham, Whiteladies Road's beautiful Georgian buildings host a wide range of independent shops, cafes, bars, pubs and restaurants.

Up-market furniture shops, hi-fi, deli, bookshops, estate agents, galleries, musical instruments, fashion and gift shops can be found on the road, which is also home to the Whiteladies Road Market on Saturdays.

But to what extent has the ongoing economic situation and cost of living impacted traders at Whiteladies Road?

We talked to six traders to see how business is going and the impact the cost of living crisis and high energy bills have had. Here’s what we found:

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