All the news from the leisure property markets covering news developments, restaurants, clubs, stadiums and leisure parks.

Leisure news

Boxpark Wembley Park

Boxpark set to expand to ten new sites


Boxpark has announced plans to expand nationwide with a further ten new sites over the next five years.

68 King William Street - Copy

Joint venture snaps up former home of Monument House of Fraser


A joint venture between Ares Management Corporation and Black Mountain Partners has bought former House of Fraser store 68 King William Street for around £75m.

The Whey Aye and Giants on the Quayside development

Newcastle says ‘whey aye’ to entertainment development


Planning has been granted for a £100m leisure, sport and food development on Newcastle Quayside, which will feature a 460 ft (140 m) tall giant observation wheel, dubbed The Whey Aye.


ITV to open new leisure attraction in Manchester


Peel L&P has secured ITV as a partner at its Lowry Outlet centre in Manchester’s Media City.

quay house rockwell

Rockwell submits plans for quayside tower in London


Rockwell has submitted plans to replace a three-storey office building in Tower Hamlets with a 40-storey mixed use development.

PW050719_crazy golf_shutterstock_1264261723_cred N.A. Qurashi

HDH directors quit to launch ETCH venture


Richard Willcox and Charlie Catterall launch firm that will advise leisure brands.

sweet chick food

Chicken and waffle restaurant Sweet Chick wings its way to the UK


Cult US chicken and waffle restaurant Sweet Chick will make its UK debut in Oxford Circus this autumn.

Leisure features & opinions

  • Blackpool rides the regen wave

  • North Quay scheme set to boost growth of Waterford

  • Video game companies primed to take up more office space

  • Newcastle set to give Whey Aye observation wheel a spin

Advertise and apply for jobs at PW4Jobs