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The Metro Centre in North East England, was one of the first centres of this type and today houses over 360 shops, more than 50 restaurants, bars and cafes, an eleven-screen cinema, a creche and Megabowl Entertainment Centre. Visit www.metrocentre-gateshead.co.uk for more information.
In North West London, Brent Cross is home to over 100 of the UK’s top retail names including Nike and Planet.Brent Cross
Bluewater - Located east of London, near Dartford in Kent has over 320 different shops and a range of leisure activities, including a 36 foot climbing wall and boat hire.Bluewater
Lakeside also east of London near Thurrock, is a shopping centre boasting over 320 shops, 4 major department stores, 30 cafes and restaurants, a seven-screen cinema, a chapel and a 26 acre lake complete with PADI certified diving school complex. www.lakeside.uk.com
In the Heart of England - Merry Hill Shopping Centre, located west of Birmingham, has over 200 stores, cinemas, waterside restaurants, bars and its own four-star hotel.Merry Hill
Yorkshire's largest out of town shopping complex is at Meadowhall - Sheffield, near to the Peak District National Park. The Meadowhall Shopping Centre has over 270 shops and restaurants, including Laura Ashley, La Senza and Eisenegger.Meadowhall