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Hammerson stakes £65m in latest round of battle for Whitgift

Ding ding! Seconds out, Round Three… Hammerson, one of the two heavyweight contenders in the battle for central Croydon, put its money where its mouth is over the weekend, staking £65 million to buy-out one of the leaseholders of the … Continue reading

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“War over Whitgift” has planning showdown tonight

The tug of war for control of the Whitgift Centre takes another move tonight, when Croydon Council’s strategic planning committee hears applications from two leading retail developers, Hammerson and Westfield, with the Whitgift Foundation threatening to block plans that could … Continue reading

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Owners in damaging tug-of-war over future of Whitgift Centre

Croydon looks set for another damaging bout of development disputes, as two interest groups fight out a tug-of-war over the multi-million-pound future of the Whitgift Centre shopping mall. This morning, Hammerson, already the owners of the Centrale mall on one … Continue reading

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