Retail Property - Bullring attracts 276,000 on first day

Birmingham's Bullring attracted 276,000 shoppers between 10am and 8pm on its first day of trading, September 4. Developers Hammerson, Land Securities and Henderson Global Investors beat their informal target of 250,000 visitors. The 1.18 million sq ft (110,000 sq m) mall is more than 95 per cent let, although some stores are still fitting out.