New restaurants now open at MK1, Milton Keynes
Local focus 02 January 2015
Seven new restaurants are now open at the MK1 Leisure Park in Milton Keynes, including PizzaExpress, Frankie & Benny’s, TGI Fridays, Nando’s, Bella Italia, Prezzo and ChimiChanga.
The new restaurants form part of the newly built leisure complex adjacent to MK1 Shopping Park. Construction of an eleven screen ODEON cinema and IMAX with a Costa Coffee shop is also underway, which is due to open in early 2015.
Decathlon launches pop up climbing wall at Queensgate Centre
Local focus 15 December 2014
Adventurous shoppers got the opportunity to try out their climbing skills at the Queensgate Centre when French retailer Decathlon celebrated its brand new Harlow store with a pop up climbing wall. The new unit was made available following a reconfiguration, enabling two smaller stores to be created. Harvey’s, the UK’s largest specialist furniture retailer, opened last month in the adjoining store.
News 08 December 2014
We have confirmed Marks & Spencer Simply Food as a new tenant at our South Aylesford Retail Park in Maidstone, Kent.
News 26 November 2014
Oxford City Council has resolved to grant permission for the Reserved Matters submission for Westgate Oxford Alliance’s £500m redevelopment of the Westgate Centre.
News 21 November 2014
Today the Westgate Alliance, the joint venture between The Crown Estate and Land Securities, has signed a 5-screen Curzon Cinema and a flagship Michael Kors to its development, Westgate Oxford.
News 19 November 2014
As the owners of Silverlink Shopping Park in Newcastle, we have submitted a planning application for a £29m redevelopment which would see the former Travelodge site opposite the park converted into a new retail scheme, further enhancing the shopping experience for customers.
News 13 November 2014
Plans for a £70m leisure extension to Exeter’s Princesshay Shopping Centre will be unveiled at a public exhibition later this month by The Crown Estate and TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate), joint owners of the popular south west retail destination.
News 12 November 2014
Two new restaurants have opened at the MK1 Leisure Park in Milton Keynes with five more opening before the end of the year, including PizzaExpress, Frankie & Benny’s, TGI Fridays, Nando’s, Bella Italia, Prezzo and ChimiChanga.
Banbury Gateway work commences
Local focus 07 November 2014
Work has started this week to deliver the £80m Banbury Gateway Fashion Park. We are funding the scheme, which is being developed by LXB Retail Properties, and have completed our purchase of the site from LXB for around £42m.
Local MP Sir Tony Baldry joined Banbury Gateway asset manager Mike Bell to ceremonially kick-off development activities on Tuesday 4 November.