ADAMS Kids in Barnstaple High Street has become the town's latest credit crunch victim and closed its doors for the final time today (Monday, January 5.) Staff were told the sad news just this morning. Eight people worked at the store. Auditors Pricewater

ADAMS Kids in Barnstaple High Street has become the town's latest credit crunch victim and closed its doors for the final time today (Monday, January 5.)Staff were told the sad news just this morning. Eight people worked at the store.Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers were appointed to the nationwide chain on New Years Eve after it was announced the firm would be going into administration.The Barnstaple staff are among 850 job losses nationwide following the closure of 111 Adams stores. A further 160 are to stay open while attempts are made to find a buyer for the remainder of the firm.