The Westgate Oxford Alliance has confirmed that its £440m Westgate Oxford development will open its doors to the public in October 24 2017. The launch date, in less than nine months’ time, will ensure that retailers benefit from the Christmas trading period,.
The new 800,000-sq ft Westgate Oxford currently stands at over 70 per cent pre-let and in solicitor’s hands following the recent announcement of new high street and premium retailers, including: Mint Velvet, Smashbox, Gant, Hotel Chocolat, Smiggle, Guess, Body Shop, T2, Trotters, Accessorize, Lush and Aveda.
These high street brands will sit alongside a 140,000-sq ft John Lewis flagship store and a host of British and international names such as Hugo Boss, Jo Malone, Ted Baker, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, & Other Stories, Mac, Joules and Victoria’s Secret Pink.
The centre also features a vibrant leisure offer to include Dirty Bones, Pho, Polpo, Pizza Pilgrims, Cinnamon Kitchen, The Breakfast Club, The Alchemist and Sticks’n’Sushi.
Bert Martin, development director for the Westgate Oxford Alliance said: “Visitors to Westgate can expect a first-class line-up of retail, food and leisure brands that will further cement Oxford as one of the most attractive cities in the country to spend time in.”