LDC curfew cities infographic

UK data identifes cities most impacted by 10pm curfew

CITIES IMPACTED MOST BY THE 10PM CURFEW Last month, Boris Johnson announced a raft of new nationwide restrictions in a bid to stem the increase in new COVID cases, including a 10pm curfew at hospitality businesses. Thousands of leisure venues have been affected, with some big cities seeing clusters of units shut down at curfew time. Our latest visualisation shows how different cities across the UK are being impacted, highlighting the number of units of hospitality categories for each location. Click the button below for a closer look… … visit…

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Hammerson under microscope

Canadian real estate boss takes reins of UK shopping centre giant

Hammerson drafts in Rita-Rose Gagné as its new chief executive Gagné was previously the president of growth markets at Ivanhoé Cambridge Hammerson has appointed the former Canadian president of growth markets at a real estate firm, Rita-Rose Gagné as its new chief executive. Gagné was previously the president of growth markets at Ivanhoé Cambridge where she oversaw real estate assets across Asia Pacific and Latin America. Prior to joining Ivanhoé in 2006, she worked in various property markets across the world, including the UK, France and Germany. Gagné will succeed current…

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Westfield London shopping centre. Photo Wikimedia Commons

Westfield shopping centres owner responds positively to Covid-19

Westfield owner to raise £3.2bn as it posts improving sales & footfall // Unibail-Radamco-Westfield says footfall & sales recovery in European centres improving since lockdowns // UK Westfield footfall is in the 60%-70% range compared to last year with good week-on-week improvement // However, UK tenant sales weaker than EU with a 70% drop in June followed by -47% in July & -34% in August Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has revealed plans to undergo a £3.2 billion capital raise after posting recovering footfall and sales figures across its European shopping centres. The French shopping centre giant,…

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