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Cabot Circus is a shopping centre in Bristol, England. It is adjacent to Broadmead, a shopping district in Bristol city centre. The Cabot Circus development area contains shops, offices, a cinema, hotel and 250 apartments. It covers a total of 139,350 m2 (1,500,000 sq ft) floor space, of which 92,900 m2 (1,000,000 sq ft) is retail outlets and leisure facilities.[1] It opened in September 2008, after a ten-year planning and building project costing £500 million.[2]

Cabot Circus
Cabot Circus logo
Cabot Circus 2018.jpg
LocationBroadmead, Bristol, England
Coordinates51°27′32″N 2°35′06″W / 51.459°N 2.585°W / 51.459; -2.585Coordinates: 51°27′32″N 2°35′06″W / 51.459°N 2.585°W / 51.459; -2.585
Opening date25 September 2008; 11 years ago (2008-09-25)
DeveloperBristol Alliance
ManagementStephanie Lacey
OwnerLand Securities & Hammerson
No. of stores and services140
No. of anchor tenants2 (House of Fraser & Harvey Nichols)
Total retail floor area92,900 m2 (1,000,000 sq ft)
No. of floors4
Parking2,500 car spaces over 8 floors
Websitecabotcircus.com
(Retail & leisure floor area shown)[1]

RetailersEdit

Cabot Circus contains a variety of shops, dining options and entertainment, including international fashion retailers such as: H&M, Superdry, Topshop and Zara.[3] There is also a Showcase Cinema De Lux, containing 13 screens.

TransportEdit

The closest train station to Cabot Circus is Bristol Temple Meads Station, while many bus routes also stop around Cabot Circus including routes: 6, 7, 8, 9, 24, 35, 36, 37, 42, 42A, 43, 44, 45, 47, 48, 48A, 49, X48, X49, 72, 178, UWE and a free minibus that runs from Cabot Circus to various locations in Bristol.[4]

Local community responseEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "BREAAM Awards 2008" (PDF). BREEAM. Retrieved 19 December 2008.
  2. ^ "New £500m shopping centre opens". BBC News. 25 September 2008. Retrieved 19 December 2008.
  3. ^ "Cabot Circus". www.cabotcircus.com. Retrieved 29 October 2019.
  4. ^ "Cabot Circus - Getting Here". www.cabotcircus.com. Retrieved 29 October 2019.

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