GCW appointed in Salisbury & Southend

March 2007

Southend National Grid UK Pension Fund in conjunction with Delamere Estates wish to announce the immediate appointment of Gooch Cunliffe Whale as joint letting agents for The Victoria Centre, Southend, with Churston Heard.

The 280,000ft² shopping centre is currently undergoing a £22,000,000 refurbishment to upgrade all the mall finishes including a fully glazed roof provide an enclosed modern shopping environment. The majority of the refurbishment works will be completed in autumn 2007.

Pre-lettings have already been secured with Wilkinson and New Look to compliment existing tenants such as H Samuel, Virgin Megastore, Argos and Peacocks. Negotiations are also at an advanced stage with two further large fashion stores. Salisbury The Salisbury Partnership (a joint venture between Pru PM and Rockspring Investment Managers) wish to announce Gooch Cunliffe Whale’s appointment as joint letting agents with Briant Champion Long in respect to Old George Mall Shopping Centre, Salisbury, Tenants at Old George Mall already include GAP, East, Kew, River Island, Austin Reed and Russell & Bromley.

Further lettings to high quality fashion retailers are planned for 2007.

For further information in respect to either centre contact:
Duncan Kite
020 7647 4804