Developer to extend shopping centre with 100,000ft² development

intu Milton Keynes

Developer Intu has been granted planning permission for a 100,000ft² retail and leisure development in Milton Keynes. which includes a five-screen cinema.

Designed by architects 3DReid, the development increases the size of the existing shopping centre by around 25% and includes a two-level dining centre and a five-screen cinema.

The new development forms part of a local Neighbourhood Development Plan for the area.

Martin Breeden, regional director of intu, said: “We’re delighted that our proposals have been approved. intu Milton Keynes is already the premium fashion pitch in the city and these plans will strengthen its position, creating a contemporary destination for customers to shop, eat, relax and socialise. We’ve had some good interest in the scheme as brands recognise the opportunity that Milton Keynes provides.”