Category: Retail

Dublin retail units could become leisure spots in light of an ‘irrevocably changed’ market

THE RECEIVERS OF the Point Square shopping centre in Dublin want to turn part of the largely vacant property into a leisure destination in response to an “irrevocably changed” retail landscape. The mostly empty shopping centre, which once formed part of a larger development spearheaded by builder Harry Crosbie, is located near the 3arena and…

Edinburgh shopping centre extension to add cinema and leisure

Plans have been submitted to extend the Gyle Shopping Centre and build a new six or seven screen cinema, along with other facilities. A new food and drink hub, an extension of the retail and leisure space in the current front car park and relocation of the bus and taxi facilities are all part of…

Birmingham: regenerated Martineau Galleries leads mixed use scheme

Hammerson, which owns and manages Bullring & Grand Central, has launched a scheme to regenerate Martineau Galleries in Birmingham City Centre, the first major development to be brought forward as part of its City Quarters concept. City Quarters will create vibrant mixed-use neighbourhoods beyond pure retail to curate and deliver homes, workspace, leisure, cultural and…