How £110m House of Fraser revamp could rival Primark as new city shopping destination

Owners Legal & General asked architects to come up for a new 'vision' for Rackhams in 2015

Plans for a £110m transformation of House of Fraser and neighbouring Lloyds Bank have moved a step closer - creating a potential rival to the city's new Primark megastore.

Birmingham City Council development officers have recommended that ambitious proposals, which aim to create a new 'destination' for the city centre, be approved by the planning committee when they...
source: Birmingham Post

2019-05-22 15:29
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