Sixth-form student behind fake reopening of Woolworths says prank was ‘experiment’ while studying marketing class

A A 17-year-old student who managed to convince major news outlets that Woolworths was returning to the UK said he played the prank to put skills learned in a digital marketing course into practice. The story was widely reported, with several national media outlets, including websites owned by the Daily Mirror publisher and Reach, repeating … Read more