MediaCityUK is a joint venture between Peel Land and Property (Peel L&P) and Legal and General Capital. The development is home to BBC North, ITV, the University of Salford, dock10 and innovation hub – The Landing, as well as a number of blue-chip companies including Ericsson, Kellogg’s and The Hut Group. It is also plays host to over 250 smaller creative and tech businesses.
The Lowry Outlet, part of Lifestyle Outlets, is Manchester’s only Outlet, located in the heart of MediaCityUK. You can enjoy a meal at one of the Plaza restaurants or enjoy a catch up with friends over a drink or two overlooking Manchester’s historic waterfront. Experience outlet shopping with up to 70% off the RRP, or sit back, relax and catch a film at Vue Cinema – there is something for everyone at Lowry Outlet; it’s worth dropping in for.
Salford has the fastest growing economy in Greater Manchester and expects to see 40,000 new jobs and 40,000 new homes by 2040. Part of that expansion plan includes Salford Quays, which is home to the BBC, ITV, The Lowry, MediaCityUK and the largest cluster of digital, creative and media businesses outside London. MediaCityUK will double in size over the next few years.
Salford City Council, which was named Digital Council of the Year 2018, delivers a wide range of services to local residents, businesses and visitors, putting them at the heart of all its activities. It is proud to be a Learning Partner on Walking With the Snowman.
BBC Children in Need’s vision is that every child in the UK has a safe, happy and secure childhood and the chance to reach their potential. The charity will realise this vision by supporting, promoting and publicising work that addresses the challenges that children and young people face and work that builds their skills and resilience.