On Friday 28 September, we held a coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Customers were invited to join members of the intu Lakeside team for a cup of coffee or tea and free slice of cake (or two!), with donations going directly to Macmillan. Beauty experts from Clarins Debenhams were also on hand to treat people to a free hand and arm massage.
After a busy morning, we managed to ra…More info
Thank you to everyone for voting in our Retailer Awards!
The Retailer Awards is a wonderful celebration of the variety of stores that we have to offer here at intu Lakeside, and is a chance for our customers to give praise where it is due to their favourites and top performing retailers. We received an amazing amount of votes, and in some cases, the voting catagories were exceptionally close w…More info
Ben Leeson, marketing manager at intu Lakeside said: “We’re excited to welcome the families of Essex to intu Lakeside this summer and see the smiles on their faces when they see all the free and fun entertainment we have in store. intu Lakeside is a destination for all the family to enjoy, with our great mix …More info
The THOMAS SABO AW18 Collection has launched
With the AW18 Sterling Silver Collection, THOMAS SABO presents the new season’s trend that allows the wearer to create a highly personalised look: the “mismatched” trend is all about mix & matching gold and silver, retro designs with contemporary, minimalistic shapes.
From dreamy unicorn pendants to retro style signet rings, from nostalgic locket …More info
intu has agreed terms with Rossi Ice Creams to launch at intu Lakeside this summer, 86 years after Rossi’s Southend parlour first opened its doors to the public in 1932.
The company now sells ice cream in selected branches of ASDA, Morrisons and Co-op and hopes the increasing brand awareness from an intu Lakeside store will support plans to distribute its product nationally.
The new arrival …More info
Designed by London-based creative agency Dalziel & Pow, the new store concept will feature the retailer’s latest vehicles, including the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV – the UK’s best-selling ‘electrified’ vehicle – and will include interactive digital displays that invite customers to discover more about…More info
House of Fraser – Furniture & Flooring Sale Now On!
Get your home summer ready with the House of Fraser Furniture & Flooring sale! they will pay to fit your carpet, all with 2 years interest free credit across the department. With stylish 3-seater sofas from just £399 and comfy carpets from only £9.99 per sq. metre, what’s not to love!
For mor…More info
FREE Summer Shopper Bag – THOMAS SABO
Accessorise your Summer looks with an exclusive Limited-Edition Generation Charm Club Shopper Bag, yours for FREE when you spend £115 or more on the whole THOMAS SABO collection.
The offer runs online and in-store from 29th March to 15th April. Don’t miss out!
Share your looks with #GenerationCC @THOMASSABO
Ts&Cs - Only while stocks last. One …More info
We love to get creative, so how about getting the family together for some fun with these awesome chocolate Easter egg moulds?
Whether it’s dark, white or milk chocolate that tickles your fancy, the options are endless with these plastic moulds that come in two separates sizes, so you can mix and match your designs, or plan for different occasions. When it comes to Eastertime, you can have bask…More info
From Italian chic to designer for less, The Perfume Shop have got the perfect scent for your Spring wardrobe and there’s £10 off selected luxury brands!
Pop to The Perfume Shop on Level 2 by the central atrium to check out the savings you could make today.
Offer available until 2nd April 2018.
Silentnight, the UK’s leading bed manufacturer, has chosen to open its second flagship showroom with intu, owner of some of the UK’s largest and most popular retail and leisure destinations.
After a successful year following the opening of its first UK standalone showroom at intu Trafford Centre, Silentnight has now signed up to 4,800 sq ft of space at intu Lakeside, gaining access to millions …More info
Treat your mum to a proper day out with free travel on c2c this Mother's Day 11th March 2018.
As long as mum is travelling with a fare paying adult or child she can go for free - perfect for your trip to Chafford Hundred to shop until you drop at intu Lakeside!
Download your free voucher here: https://www.c2c-online.co.uk/days-out-and-offers/mothers-day-free-travel/More info
M&S are offering a flower wrapping service for Mother's Day to raise money for their local charity Thurrock Mind!
From Thursday 8th March, choose from their large range of flowers in store, mix and match across bouquets and they will create a beautiful hand tied gift!
All donations will go to their charity - Thurrock Mind, a mental health charity helping people living in the Thurrock area.… More info
Jo Malone London signs up with intu after pop-up store success.
Aspirational beauty brand, Jo Malone London, has signed up with intu to open a 1,281 sq ft boutique at intu Lakeside following on from its pop-up store success.
Taking prime space near aspirational brands including Hugo Boss, MAC and Calvin Klein, the luxury retailer selling high-end fragrances and candles will open in May 2018.…More info
Thomas Sabo is revolutionizing the design and look of the Charm Club Collection and setting the trends for SS18.
Come and discover an array of stunning, extra-large charm pendants, graphic pendants, vintage-inspired zodiac sign and letter charms and even bold Rebel Vintage pendants for men.
Personalisation and individual styling are key to this collection: mix & match your charms to create …More info
Is your child a mini chef in the making? If so, they’ll love the kids pizza making parties hosted at Bella Italia!
For only £9.95 per child, they can hand craft their very own pizza, enjoy a delicious dessert, drink and take home a Bella goodie bag – the perfect way to celebrate birthdays, special occasions or bring a group of friends together for a fun filled afternoon!
To book your party, …More info
Love is sweet, and so are these limited edition treats from Patisserie Valerie.
New choices include:
- Heart Shaped Valentine's Cake
- Chocolate & Strawberry Moment Slice
- Sharing Hearts
- Heart Cupcakes
But be quick, because these special cakes are only available until the end of February 2018.
Find Patisserie Valerie in The Eatery on Level 3.More info
If you thought Hotel Chocolat was just about delicious chocolatey treats, then you'd be wrong!
Hotel Chocolat have released a new range of beauty products and the range is both impressive and intriguing.
CEO and co-founder of Hotel Chocolat, Angus Thirlwell commented, "Inspired by the wild beauty of our Saint Lucian cacao plantation with its rich variety of flora and fauna, it truly captures…More info
Exclusive LEGO Royal Guard Minifigure at Hamleys!
Exclusive to Hamleys, this iconic British soldier is now available at the Finest Toy Shop in the World. The LEGO Royal Guard Minifigure is highly collectible and can only be found at Hamleys.
He is currently on an adventure across the UK, including intu Lakeside! The LEGO® Royal Guard will be sure to soak up as much as the Capital has to off…More info
The UK’s leading tenpin bowling business will open one of its biggest centres at intu Lakeside’s new leisure development which will also be anchored by Nickelodeon’s first UK shopping centre attraction when it launches next year.
The 34,000 sq ft flagship venue represents Hollywood Bowl’s latest generation of family entertainment centres with 24 fully computerised ten-pin bowling lanes, includi…More info
These are the standard terms and conditions for all competitions forming part of the intu Lakeside ’12 Days of Christmas’ competition 2017 which runs from 12 – 23 December 2017.
Special terms may apply to particular competitions in addition to these terms, and those terms can be found at the relevant competition page or entry form. If any special competition term conflicts with these Terms, the…More info
Don't get in a flap! There's plenty of time to shop here at intu Lakeside.
Saturday 11 to Sunday 19 November 2017
Monday to Friday 10am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 9pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
Monday 20 November to Sunday 10 December 2017
Monday to Friday 9am - 10pm
Saturday 9am - 9pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
Monday 11 to Saturday 23 December 2017
Monday to Friday 9am - …More info
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…More info
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…
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…More info
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!More info
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.More info
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…More info
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…More info
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…More info
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…More info
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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.
Today, …More info
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…More info
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.
Terms and conditions Facebook Prosecco Competition
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.More info
WORLD FAMOUS TOY BRAND HAMLEYS TO JOIN INTU LAKESIDE
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…More info
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.More info
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.More info
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…More info
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…More info
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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! #94shadesofsummerVisit Sunglass Hut here at intu Lakeside today.
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.
£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
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,
Terms and conditions apply.Plus, enter a Sundae competition
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…Hotel Chocolat celebrate their 10th birthday
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…Read all about it
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.More info
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.
Izzie Peske…More info
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 …
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…More info
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…
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 …
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:
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…More info
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…More info
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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 …More info
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.More info
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…
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…
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 2013More info
Kids drawing competition
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…More info
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…More info
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!
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The winners will receive an award at our award ceremony in October!More info
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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…
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…More info
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…More info
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.More info