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Three more sign at The Lexicon Bracknell
Published:  20 June, 2017

Boots, Office and The Entertainer take scheme to 75.6 per cent pre-let

The Lexicon Bracknell has signed three new top brands, Boots UK, Office and The Entertainer ahead of its it opening in September 2017. With less than four months to go until opening the Lexicon is now 75.6 per cent pre-let or in solicitors’ hands by floor space, of is now, with a further 64,400 sq ft in negotiations.

Boots UK will open in a 19,500-sq ft two-floor flagship store, which will include Boots Opticians and Boots Hearingcare practices. High-street fashion footwear specialist Office is opening a 4,803-sq ft store on Braccan Walk, joining Boots UK, River Island, Foot Locker and New Look. And the biggest independent toy retailer in the UK, The Entertainer will be taking a 5,564-sq ft unit.

Once open, the Lexicon Bracknell will provide a new social and cultural heart for Bracknell town centre. It will more than double the square footage of the current retail offer, taking the total to one million sq ft, including the existing, neighbouring Princess Square shopping centre.

Jessica Berney, head of UK retail at Schroder Real Estate, joint developer with Legal & General, said: “Work on site is progressing well towards our September 2017 opening. Fit-out works within M&S and Fenwick, our anchor stores, is rapidly progressing. The full line-up of brands being signed will make The Lexicon Bracknell the first choice for retail and leisure in Berkshire.”