Which is better Westfield Stratford or Shepherds Bush?

Which is better Westfield Stratford or Shepherds Bush?

Re: Westfield Shepherd’s Bush or Stratford, or else? Shepher’d Bush is a bit more upmarket with a bit called the Village; Stratford (which might be a bit bigger now) has more High St chains and shops. Other than that not a lot in it esp now Stratford is zone 2. If they’re really keen they can go to both.

Which Westfield Shopping Centre is bigger?

Westfield London
List of shopping centres in the United Kingdom by size

Rank Shopping Centre Area (m2)
1 Westfield London 235,900
2 Metrocentre 192,900
3 Trafford Centre 188,000
4 Westfield Stratford City 184,100

Is Westfield Shepherds Bush the same as White City?

Westfield opens its first mall in London in 2008 and calls it Westfield London – that’s in Wood Lane / White City / Shepherds’ Bush. Then, they open another mall in 2011 in the East End of London and that’s called Westfield Stratford.

Are there two Westfields?

Two large Westfield shopping centres (or ‘malls’ if you prefer the American term) are within easy reach of central London. One in west London (Westfield London) and another in east London (Westfield Stratford).

What is the most famous Mall in London?

London’s Most Popular Malls and Department Stores

  • Harrods.
  • London Designer Outlet.
  • Selfridges department store.
  • Burlington Arcade.
  • Harvey Nichols department store.
  • Westfield Stratford City.
  • St Martin’s Courtyard.
  • Kingly Court.

Which is the largest shopping centre in London?

Westfield Stratford City
With 250 shops plus 70 places to dine, Westfield Stratford City is the largest shopping mall in Europe and the new lifestyle destination for East London.

Is Westfield the biggest shopping centre in Europe?

Once the extension was completed, Westfield London’s size increased to 2.6 million square feet (240,000 m2), making it the largest shopping centre in Europe.

How many shops are in Westfield Shepherds Bush?

In addition, there are more than 265 luxury, premium and high-street retailers from more than 15 different countries.

What was there before Westfield Shepherd’s Bush?

The Hammersmith and City Railway opened in 1864 – and the nearest station to open at the same time was Shepherd’s Bush (subsequently relocated and later renamed Shepherd’s Bush Market), followed four years later by Latimer Road.

What is the most common shop in London?

Harrods. Out of all of the London department stores, Harrods takes the number one spot for being the best-known and most-visited shop. Harrods started off as a humble groceries and tea shop in 1849, which is a far cry from the seven-story, glittering icon it is today.

When did Westfield Shepherds Bush open?

October 30, 2008Westfield London / Opened

When did Westfield open?

How many shops does Westfield Shepherds Bush have?

The centre covers a retail floor area of 150,000m² (1.615m ft²), the equivalent of about 30 football pitches, and houses 255 stores. It is said to be London’s largest shopping centre and the largest urban area indoor shopping centre in Europe.

When did Westfield open Shepherds Bush?

30 October 2008
Westfield London is a large shopping centre in Shepherd’s Bush, London, England. The centre was developed by the Westfield Group, at a cost of £1.6bn, on a site bounded by the West Cross Route (A3220), the Westway (A40) and Wood Lane (A219), and opened on 30 October 2008.

Why is it called Shepherd’s Bush?

Shepherd’s Bush, Hammersmith & Fulham Shepherd’s Bush probably derives its name from some prominent shrub on the triangular green where shepherds used to rest their flocks on their way to market in London.

  • October 10, 2022