Meadowhall is green

You know Meadowhall as your favourite place to spend time shopping, eating and relaxing but it’s also one of the country’s key retail players. Let’s look at the facts . . .

·                 Meadowhall is Yorkshire’s permier shopping destination and one of seven super-regional shopping centres in the UK.

·                 Our 1.4 million sq ft centre has attracted 560 million visits since opening in 1990.

·                 It’s home to 230 stores, 50 places to eat and drink, and an 11-screen cinema.

·                 18% of all business rates collected in Sheffield City Council come from the centre, with 1p of every £1 traced back to Meadowhall.

·                 During peak times we employ 8,500 people and 1 in 100 jobs across the City Region is supported by our activities.

·                 A proposed £300m Leisure Hall will create up to 1,000 new jobs for the region, driving Meadowhall’s reputation as a rewarding place to live and work.

·                 Meadowhall has its own public transport interchange for bus, train and tram services.

·                 The centre offers 12,000 free parking spaces

·                 Next door sits The Source Skills Academy, a training and development centre set up by British Land and Sheffield City Council in 2003. 

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