Ownership: Westfield/Meyer Bergman
Region: North East and Yorkshire
Size: 51,097 (sq m)
Construction commenced at the beginning of 2014 on a major new retail destination at the heart of Bradford. The 570,000 sq. ft. Development will be anchored by Marks & Spencer, Debenhams and Next and will transform the City’s retail and leisure offer with a mix of more than 70 fashion, food and lifestyle brands.
The Broadway is expected to open autumn 2015 and major pre-lets include Top Shop/Top Man, River Island and Boots. Follow the link in the left hand menu to the development website to find out more.
Bradford is a vibrant city with ambitious development plans and boasts the 3rd largest economy in the Yorkshire and Humber region, contributing £8.3 billion per annum to the UK economy with a population of 522,000, predicted to be the 5th fastest growing city in the UK outside of the capital.
With Bradford already home to a number of corporate headquarters including Morrison’s, Yorkshire Building Society and Hallmark Cards, the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council has committed to building on this solid foundation by launching the £35m City Centre Growth Zone initiative offering the following potential benefits to retailers at the Broadway development.
• Super-Fast Broadband and City Centre Wi-Fi
• Access to an employment and skills support programme
• Business Rates rebates subject to qualifying criteria based on job creation
For more information visit www.investinbradford.com