A huge shopping centre with festival area, multiplex cinema and continental-style cafes has been given outline consent by planners. The 80,000m 2building by Lyons+Sleeman+Hoare is part of a £250 million project in Basingstoke containing nearly 100,000m 2of retail space.
Grosvenor Estate Holdings is the developer.
ON-LINE: A new on-line directory, providing Internet details of companies offering products and services to architects, appears for the first time this week. It is on page 69 at the start of the AJ 'blue pages'.