The Borough of Brent has granted planning permission for the construction of Boxpark Wembley in north west London. A 10-year joint venture between Quintain and Boxpark Ltd, the precinct will be the largest Boxpark yet once completed in autumn this year
Caishen, the Chinese god of wealth often depicted riding a black tiger, is believed to bestow riches on his devotees. Throughout the Chinese New Year celebrations his name is often invoked, and friends greet each other with the phrase “gongxi facai” meaning “may you grow rich”.
London Designer Outlet sees 15th consecutive quarter of growth
London’s only fashion retail outlet centre London Designer Outlet (LDO) has reported its 15 th consecutive year of growth, boosted by the school summer holiday. LDO saw total revenues rise by 4.7 per cent compared to the same six-week period last year, thanks to a nine per cent jump in sports and footwear sales. Like-for-like sales also shot up seven per cent during the period, excluding new stores