intu releases origami money ‘birds’ to delight shoppers

intu releases origami money ‘birds’ to delight shoppers

Published on 22/07/2017

Hundreds of origami birds worth thousands of pounds have been folded and set free across 14 shopping centres nationwide including intu Lakeside, intu Uxbridge and intu Watford, following new research revealing that unexpectedly finding money is the nation’s most joyful surprise.

A team of experts spent over 130 hours folding hundreds of origami birds worth £10 each, which are being hidden to su…

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Goldsmiths’ top tips for a valentine's day proposal

Goldsmiths’ top tips for a valentine's day proposal

Published on 22/07/2017

Ring Size
If you are planning a surprise proposal this Valentine’s Day, knowing your partner’s ring size is a must. The simplest way to find out is to 'borrow' or draw around a ring they already wear. If they don’t wear one on the correct finger choose one worn on the middle finger and go down a size or two for the right fit. If in doubt always choose a larger ring size as it can be easily adjust…

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Project Servator at intu Lakeside

Published on 24/07/2016

Essex Police deploys specialist assets and launches Project Servator at intu Lakeside on the first day of the school summer holidays.

Project Servator deployments are highly visible police patrols designed to deter, disrupt and detect criminal activity from shoplifting and pickpocketing to more serious crime including terrorism.

They involve both uniformed and plain-clothed officers, support…

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BOSS main sale begins!

BOSS main sale begins!

Published on 22/07/2017

SALE

*Discount available at selected BOSS stand-alone stores in the UK and Ireland, on selected Spring / Summer 2016 lines only, excluding basics, eyewear, helmets, fragrance, mobile accessories, watches. Exchange only on items bought with discount.

 

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Menchies opening

Menchies opening

Published on 22/07/2017

Menchie's is a family-friendly self-serve frozen yoghurt shop with a mission to spread health and smiles and they're coming soon to intu Lakeside! Menchie's will be located on the Eatery, next to Pizza Express, with a rotating selection of dozens of delicious frozen yoghurt flavours and toppings, your mix is in your hands...and then your mouth!

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Nickelodeon Branded Family Entertainment Centre to Open in 2018

Nickelodeon Branded Family Entertainment Centre to Open in 2018

Published on 22/07/2017

Parques Reunidos, Viacom International Media Networks and intu will create a Nickelodeon Branded Family Entertainment Centre within a UK shopping centre

Madrid, 11 May 2016 - Parques Reunidos, one of the leading leisure park operators in the world, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), and intu, the UK’s leading owner, manager and developer o…

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Spring Summer Fashion Facebook Competition T&C's

Published on 22/07/2017

 

  • The competition is open to all UK residents aged 18 years and over with a UK postal address except persons connected with this promotion or employees of intu properties.
  • How to enter: leave a comment on the designated intu [CENTRE NAME] in reply to the Facebook post  [ENTER POST HERE] telling us your favorite trend from the list in the video posted – The list are: Nauticaluxe, Boho Bandi…
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BOSS New Arrivals

BOSS New Arrivals

Published on 22/07/2017

Introducing the new BOSS Menswear ready-to-wear and accessories collections for Spring/Summer 2016. Discover perfectly cut suits, finely crafted leather bags, relaxed yet refined weekend wear and all the essential new pieces to take you through the season in style. Explore the new collection, at the BOSS Store, intu Lakeside.

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Scaretacular pumpkin Halloween competition

Scaretacular pumpkin Halloween competition

Published on 22/07/2017

Over the Halloween period here at intu Lakeside we had a scaretacular pumpkin display in the Eatery, with pumpkins hand carved by both members of the intu team and our retailers. The display consisted of a spectacular 66 pumpkins, and even some spooky witches popped by to celebrate the occasion with trick or treat surprises for all! A photograph was taken of each pumpkin and uploaded on to Faceboo…

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intu Lakeside are 25 and Fab

intu Lakeside are 25 and Fab

Published on 22/07/2017

This October intu Lakeside celebrated a milestone birthday as we turned 25. Opened in 1990 by Princess Alexandra, after whom the centre’s lake was named, intu Lakeside has since become one of the UK’s leading shopping centres, attracting over 25 million visitors per year!

Construction for intu Lakeside began in 1988 on the site of an old quarry and the original building housed 250 stores and oc…

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Bags for Life

Bags for Life

Published on 22/07/2017

On Monday 5th October, intu Lakeside will be giving out 500 Bags for Life to customers in response to the introduction of the UK government’s plastic bag tax policy. For the shoppers that visit the centre on Monday 5th October with their own re-usable bags intu Lakeside will be offering up to £100 worth of gift cards in varying denominations to lucky customers who pop into the customer lounge to p…

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Bubble Magik Bubble Tea has arrived!

Published on 26/08/2015

BUBBLE MAGIK - the bubbliest bubble tea has arrived at intu Lakeside!

Bubble Magik specialise in the bubbliest tea around. Quench your thirst for the refreshing infusions that are literally bursting with fruity flavours. Bubble Magik'…

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Bookstart Bear Club Fun!

Bookstart Bear Club Fun!

Published on 13/05/2015

Join the Bookstart Bear Club fun with reading charity Book Trust, by visiting 23rd-25th May 2015!

Book Trust offers support and guidance to help you and your child enjoy sharing books together. The Book Trust website is packed with fun activities, which include a fun online club that’s free to join. The club is aimed at the families of all babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Visit the Booksta…

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Terms & Conditions- Hamleys Facebook Prize

Published on 22/07/2017

Terms and Conditions

  1.  The competition is open to UK residents who are aged between 3-11 years except employees of Hamleys (UK) Ltd, Intu Lakeside and their affiliated companies, their families or agencies or anyone professionally connected with the competition. The promoter reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants in its sole and absolute discretion.
  2. Parental consent and/o…
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Hamleys Opening!

Hamleys Opening!

Published on 12/03/2015

Hamleys Opening  - Thursday 19th March 2015 at 6pm

Today, with over 255 years of experience in bringing smiles and laughter to children, Hamleys is known and trusted all over the world.

Hamleys rich history began with William Hamley, a Cornishman from Bodmin, England. William Hamley dreamed of “The Finest Toy Shop in the World” when opening his toy shop at Holborn, London in 1760.

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Kurt Geiger steps into intu Lakeside

Published on 09/03/2015

Kurt Geiger, the highly desirable brand known for its aspirational and accessible range of quality footwear and edgy accessories will be joining intu Lakeside as part of the centre’s modern mix of luxury retailers. The 1,600 sq. ft. store will be situated on level two in the central atrium adjacent to 360 Champagne and Cocktail bar and neighbouring other recent additions Tag Heuer and Goldsmiths B…

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TAG Heuer Opens at intu Lakeside

Published on 09/03/2015

Visit the new TAG Heuer Boutique on the 1st floor from March 7th and browse the fabulous selection of watches and eyewear.
For your chance to win 2 tickets to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, come by on March 14th/15th and test your reflexes like a F1 driver!

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BOSS New Arrivals

BOSS New Arrivals

Published on 27/02/2015

BOSS New Arrivals

The new BOSS Spring/Summer 2015 Collection showcases timelessly elegant business looks for the modern man on the move. Masculine, self-assured designs of the highest quality are born of perfect craftsmanship to create an exceptional level of comfort. Discover the new collection, available now in your nearest BOSS store or in our online store.

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Terms & Conditions- Facebook Prosecco Competition

Published on 22/07/2017

Terms and conditions Facebook Prosecco Competition

  •  (“Terms”). By entering the promotion, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted these Terms, so please read these Terms carefully.
  • The competition is open to all UK residents aged 18 years and over with a UK postal address except persons connected with this promotion.
  • Enter via Facebook by Liking & Sharing the post on intu Lakeside o…
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Olive Oil & Oregano Open on The Eatery

Published on 22/07/2017

Olive Oil & Oregano are now officially open on The Eatery on Level 3. A Greek Mediterranean grill house with a variety of local favourites such as souvlaki, gyros, grilled vegetables, wrapped or served as a meal, to sit in or takeaway.

Try them today!

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La Tasca Email Offer Terms & Conditions

Published on 31/12/2014

Offer is only valid from Sunday to Friday only on main menu and this offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or set /promotional menu. Management reserves the right to refuse custom and/or to withdraw the offer /change offers at any time. Valid until 30th January.

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World famous toy brand Hamleys to join intu Lakeside

World famous toy brand Hamleys to join intu Lakeside

Published on 22/07/2017

WORLD FAMOUS TOY BRAND HAMLEYS TO JOIN INTU LAKESIDE

  • New store will mark the third Hamleys in the intu portfolio

The UK’s leading shopping centre operator intu has signed up with Hamleys for a 9,000 sq ft store at intu Lakeside, due to open in spring 2015. The world famous toy brand has an exclusive selection of stores outside its flagship Regent Street location, with four shopping cent…

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Boutique Goldsmiths welcome TOWIE star and DJ Lauren Pope

Published on 01/12/2014

Boutique Goldsmiths is delighted to welcome TOWIE star and DJ Lauren Pope, to our new showroom on Tuesday 9th December from 7pm until 9pm. Please come and join us for a festive celebration and to see our stunning jewellery and watch collections from Michael Kors, Ted Baker, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Fossil and many more.

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Wasabi opening at intu Lakeside

Wasabi opening at intu Lakeside

Published on 20/11/2014

Wasabi will provide Intu Lakeside shoppers with healthy Japanese cuisine at affordable prices, making it a regular, healthy treat, rather than an occasional luxury. Made from scratch in-branch every morning, Wasabi’s sushi is made using only the freshest and finest ingredients including Scottish salmon and line-caught Yellowfin tuna, which are responsibly and sustainably sourced.

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Terms & Conditions for FB Year Free Sushi give away

Published on 22/11/2014

T&C’s for the Year Free Sushi give away:

Maximum spend of £10 per transaction so please use the full value as no change will be given. Present card to cashier to stamp. One transaction per customer per month. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. Only original, unaltered cards will be accepted. Wasabi reserves the right to reject any card it feels has been forged, defaced or tamp…

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Luke 1977 announces that Russell Kane is fronting new campaigns!

Luke 1977 announces that Russell Kane is fronting new campaigns!

Published on 13/11/2014

Luke 1977 is excited to announce that Russell Kane will be fronting their new winter and spring campaigns. Russell has become a big fan of the brand in recent times and even performed at the Luke golf day back in August to great aplomb! With his striking looks and love for the brand it was a no brainer for the brand. The shoot took place in the Colonel Fawcett, Camden Town and brings out Russell’s…

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Terms & Conditions- Gourmet Society Free Gift Promotion 2014

Published on 11/11/2014

TErms and conditions – Gourmet society FREE GIFT promotion 2014

(“Terms”). By participating in this the promotion, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted these Terms, so please read these Terms carefully.

  • The promotion is open to all UK residents aged 18 years and over with a UK postal address except persons connected with this promotion, i.e. intu staff employees, Gourmet Society e…
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Sunglass Hut's 94 Shades of Summer!

Sunglass Hut's 94 Shades of Summer!

Published on 13/08/2014

This summer, Sunglass Hut’s fashion consultants at intu Lakeside will help you navigate the latest selection of the hottest trends so you can find the perfect pair of frames to top off your look all summer long! #94shadesofsummer

Visit Sunglass Hut here at intu Lakeside today.
Mi Moneda jewellery now available at Fraser Hart

Mi Moneda jewellery now available at Fraser Hart

Published on 13/08/2014

Choose from a stylish range of Mi Moneda jewellery which is now available in store at Fraser Hart.

Established in 2009, Mi Moneda - meaning my coin in Spanish is a unique collection of jewellery inspired by vintage coins. Mi Moneda's unique interchangeable pendants enable you to change coins, to create your own personal necklace in an instance. Handmade with symbols of love, hope and strength.

See the stunning collection in store here at intu Lakeside today.
WIN, WIN, WIN with Spur

WIN, WIN, WIN with Spur

Published on 13/08/2014

£1,000 TRAVEL VOUCHERS UP FOR GRABS AT SPUR

Along with the warmer weather, here’s another reason to get your shorts out -  Spur’s sensational summer competition to win £1,000 of travel vouchers!

It’s super-simple to enter - any customer over the age of 18 years buying a meal from Spur’s new summer menu up until 20 September 2014 is in with a chance to win.   All you have to do is complete an…

Salsa on down to Spur for a taste of Summer and a chance to win a fabulous trip
Bella Italia has a new look

Bella Italia has a new look

Published on 13/08/2014

Come and take a look at the brand new store look at Bella Italia.

To celebrate the launch of the Fabulous and Amazing Gelateria, Bella Italia are giving away a party for you and 5 friends to have some amazing Bella food and create your own yummy gelato sundaes,

Enter here.

Terms and conditions apply.

Plus, enter a Sundae competition
A decade of deliciousness at Hotel Chocolat

A decade of deliciousness at Hotel Chocolat

Published on 13/08/2014

This September luxury British cocoa grower and chocolatier Hotel Chocolat celebrate their 10th birthday.

The very first Hotel Chocolat boutique opened its doors to guests in North London in 2004 and was the start of an amazing revolution in British chocolat.

To celebrate their 10th birthday they have a limited edition 10th Anniversary Collection, containing their most loved and iconic signat…

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Shop for heroes here at intu Lakeside!

Shop for heroes here at intu Lakeside!

Published on 13/08/2014

The Help for Heroes Shop here at intu Lakeside is the second Help for Heroes shop to open in the UK. The trading company gift all its profits to the charity to help provide as much support for the wounded, injured and sick as possible.

In store you'll find a huge range of the ever popular Help for Heroes merchandise including the range of wristbands, fashionable clothing including unisex hoodie…

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Discover the all new tshirt print & more on Brompton Walk

Published on 30/06/2014

Tshirt Print & More has now moved to Brompton Walk.

Personalised TShirts, hoodies, aprons, caps, dressing gowns and much more for all the family!

Come and find the new store on Brompton Walk, opposite Dove Spa.

For further information, please call 01708 891 105 or visit one of our Customer Information Desks in centre.

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Baby girl born at intu Lakeside

Published on 18/06/2014

intu Lakeside’s youngest ever shopper was born yesterday when her mother went into labour in the shopping centre and gave birth at approximately 5pm on a cordoned off section of the mall. While waiting for an ambulance to arrive, baby Deborah was born with the support of intu Lakeside security officer Maggie Webb and the team, before being taken to hospital for a full check-up.

 

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intu Lakeside reveals its big bright secret

Published on 31/01/2014

Residents of Thurrock have been treated to a bus service with a difference over the past seven months thanks to intu Lakeside’s #TheOrangeBus. The bright orange double decker bus which bears the unique hash tag has caused quite a stir and encouraged lots of social media interaction – but its link to the shopping centre was kept a secret until now.
 
Originally designed as a one-month venture to …

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intu Lakeside to make 2014 the year of reading together

Published on 01/02/2014

In celebration of National Storytelling Week (1st-8th February), intu Lakeside today announced its commitment to promoting literacy throughout 2014 through a partnership with the National Literacy Trust. With 15 out of 21 local state funded schools in the region falling below the England average for expected progress in reading, the shopping centre’s aim is to encourage more parents to read with t…

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New community space created in Canvey with the help of intu Lakeside

Published on 15/06/2014

Staff from intu Lakeside dug out their tools and gardening gloves and lent a hand on a construction project in Canvey Island to create a new community space within a social housing estate. intu Lakeside also donated £3,000 to Cash for Kids, the Magic 105.4 charity coordinating the project, to develop the ‘Pocket Play’ area.
 
Children and young people are amongst the most at risk of long term da…

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Outline planning permisson granted for leisure development

Published on 02/04/2014

intu has received outline planning consent to create a multi-million leisure development at intu Lakeside.
 
The exciting leisure development will create a series of outdoor spaces, the focal point of which will be a large town square around which a wide range of new leisure and restaurant uses will be provided over two levels. Potential uses could include ten-pin bowling, family restaurants, a …

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The Eatery Now Open

Published on 08/07/2014

New restaurants arrived at intu Lakeside following a £9 million investment that has seen a complete reconstruction of the level three, The Eatery.

Some of the new 20 strong line-up include:

  • Gino D’Acampo’s My Pasta Bar - a fast, casual pasta bar serving authentic Italian cuisine to the diner on the move.
  • Five Guys - a US burger chain that opened its first UK store in London’s Covent Gar…
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Activities at Lakeside Diving

Published on 08/05/2014

Lakeside Diving & Watersports Centre is a PADI 5* IDC teaching centre. They offer every PADI course, from Bubble Maker to Open Water Diver to Specialty Diver to Instructor.

The centre itself had a large fully stocked dive shop with manufacturers: Scubapro, Mares, Apex, Poseidon, Custom Divers, Seac Sub, Beaver, Typhoon, Suunto to name a few.

Other facilities include: a state of the art class…

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Enjoy a sweet treat at Mr Pretzel

Published on 30/04/2014

Using the finest ingredients, Mr Pretzel's low fat soft dough pretzels are prepared, rolled and baked in the oven to golden brown perfection in full view of the customer.

The product is always fresh, prepared a few moments before it's served with a fantastic choice of delicious and tasty toppings - Cinnamon & Sugar, Chocolate, Nutella, Salt, Parmesan Cheese and more...

So next time you're af…

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Free wi-fi that's how we scroll

Published on 31/01/2014

It's easy to get online just follow these simple steps and you'll be surfing in no time.

Once you've selected our network, you'll either be taken straight to our login page, or open your web browser to gain access.

First time you login;

Register your email and mobile number.

Next time you login;

No need to register - simply surf away.

If you need any more help simply ask any memb…

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G-Shock pop up shop launches at intu Lakeside

Published on 15/05/2014

intu Lakeside plays host to the world’s only G-SHOCK travelling pop up shop, and to celebrate we’re inviting you to become a part of the unique store!

Situated on the ground floor, the pop up shop, which is in conjunction with watch retailer Fraser Hart, offers an extended range of shock-resistant watches, in an array of crazy colours, oversized designs and some even Bluetooth enabled. G-SHOCK …

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New baby changing facility now open

Published on 01/03/2014

Our lovely new baby changing facility is now open!

Our new baby changing facility has now moved to Level 3 in the corridor to the right of Ed's Diner, but don't worry our new facility still has everything you need for feeding and changing your little angels.

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Own a unique piece of art from the Elephant Parade

Published on 01/07/2014

The online auction for the Elephant Parade art pieces that visited intu Lakeside in May is now live!
 
The Elephant Parade has been a first in many ways. More than 8,000 people have submitted design ideas, 75 schools have created half sized elephants, a digital show reel has taken the art online and many people have taken part in live painting workshops with UK tour artists.
 
The online aucti…

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Revealed the new face of Dove Spa

Published on 01/03/2014

MEET LUMINIS  
Dove Spa has been treated to its very own non-surgical facelift - look out for changes coming your way as Dove Spa are soon to be Luminis Beauty Spa!

Luminis will offer the spa blissful experience, expert advice and irresistible treatments, now with a whole new sparkle.  

STILL GOT IT!  
You can still spend your Dove Spa gift vouchers and enjoy pre-paid treatments at Luminis…

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Shop & Drop

Published on 30/11/2013

Let intu Lakeside make your Christmas shopping easier this year with our free Shop & Drop service. Simply drop your shopping bags at our Shop & Drop desk by Next on level 1 and then later collect them by car from our outside collection point.

The service will run from 1st-24th December 2013

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Urban Decay new to Debenhams

Published on 31/03/2014

Great news!

We're delighted to announce that Urban Decay has launched in Debenhams at intu Lakeside.

Race you there!

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Wagamama kids drawing competition

Published on 28/11/2013

Kids drawing competition

Wagamama lakeside are inviting you to create a drawing for your chance to win £40 wagamama vouchers!

There are no restrictions to what you can draw, he most unique and artistic drawings will win – there are two prizes to be won!

Visit them in store to collect your entry form, create your masterpiece and drop your drawing into the restaurant by 30 Dec to go into th…

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The Dartford Crossing is changing - here's what you need to know

The Dartford Crossing is changing - here's what you need to know

Published on 18/09/2014

The Dartford Crossing is changing – here’s what you need to know

If you are planning a shopping trip to intu Lakeside in Essex, and will be using the Dartford Crossing to get here, then you need to know that from 6am on 30 November 2014, the way you pay the crossing charge is changing.

It’s all part of a major road improvement programme to reduce congestion, at the Dartford Crossing, which c…

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Vote for your favourite store & you could win a £500 gift card!

Vote for your favourite store & you could win a £500 gift card!

Published on 22/07/2017

Which of our stores tick all the right boxes?

Vote for your favourite store to win in the 2014 Retailer Awards by 21st September at 11pm and you could win a £500 intu Lakeside Gift Card!

Start voting now:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9QR35LL

The winners will receive an award at our award ceremony in October!

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Check In & Win Competition Terms and Conditions

Check In & Win Competition Terms and Conditions

Published on 22/07/2017

CHECK IN TO WIN TERMS & CONDITIONS PROMOTION: WIN A £50 INTU LAKESIDE GIFT CARD
If you wish to participate in the ‘win a £50 intu Lakeside gift card’ promotion online through Facebook you must agree to these terms and conditions.
1. (“Terms”). By entering the promotion, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted these Terms, so please read these Terms carefully.
2. The promotion is only open …

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Cath Kidston Pop-up Store Opens!

Cath Kidston Pop-up Store Opens!

Published on 08/10/2014

We are very lucky to introduce a Cath Kidston pop-up store to our malls

Inspired by growing up in the British countryside and a love of vintage prints, Cath Kidston opened her first shop in West London in 1993. Over 20 years later, her range of everyday, practical products will still help brighten up your day.

Today, Cath and her team take inspiration from quirky British vintage finds, desig…

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The Works opens in new location

Published on 09/10/2014

The Works is re-opening in a brand new location at intu Lakeside.

The store will open its doors on 10th of October, and with over 60 stores in the South East, The Works continues to increase its presence within the region.

The new outlet, retailing arts, crafts, books and games will be located in Lakeside Shopping Centre, and will initially create 12 new jobs from the local area.

Their br…

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Legal & General’s ‘Taboo Tent’

Published on 16/10/2014

On Saturday 18 October, Legal & General will be at intu Lakeside Shopping Centre to find out what people struggle to talk about when it comes to life and specifically money.

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Santa's Letter Service at The Entertainer

Published on 28/10/2014

Santa's Letter Service

The Entertainer's famous Santa Letters Service* is back again this year! Simply head to intu Lakeside's Entertainer store and pick up one of their Letters to Santa, fill it in and post it in our special post boxes in store and you will get a letter back from Santa for FREE! Want to make your own letter? Not a problem, pick up one of their Santa Slips fill in the informati…

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Our Brand New Christmas Decorations!

Published on 28/10/2014

Come & check out our brand new Christmas Decorations in centre!

The sparkly, vibrant new decorations are one of a kind and are sure to be a hit for the Christmas Season.

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Christmas Gifts at Hotel Chocolat

Published on 28/10/2014

Discover the season’s must-have Christmas gifts for everyone on your list this year – from gorgeous stocking fillers and stunning boxed chocolates to blissful family hampers.

Make it even more special with a personalised message card, and wrap it in a gift bag or stylish gift box.

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