The Local Data Company (LDC) is the only company delivering comprehensive and current data and insight on the â€˜UK retail and leisure marketâ€™ through their network of locally based field researchers. LDC walks over 750 (2,000 by 2012) â€˜townsâ€™ twice a year, recording and photographing every retail and leisure premise (occupied or vacant). LDC data and insight is currently used by the worldâ€™s largest search engine and social media site, FTSE 100 companies, innovative start-ups, retailers, financial services, property professionals, local authorities, universities, the media and trade bodies. LDC provides analysis, current and historical, on occupancy, vacancy, churn, mix, floorspace, independents/multiples, openings and closures. In addition LDC offers bespoke data collection, including footfall, video capture, graffiti capture, and sector reports. The data/insight can be delivered, as you need it â€“ as a file, online through Town Centre Intelligence, or in a dynamic data visualisation report.