Wigan Council Redevelopment Scheme

07 January 2021

The Galleries Shopping Centre in Wigan is undergoing a £130million redevelopment, this is a joint venture partnership between Cityheart and Beijing Construction Engineering Group International, for which Ridge has been appointed as the MEP consultant.

Working alongside Wigan Council the final development details will be agreed, with construction likely to start early 2022, with anticipated completion in 2025.

The proposed scheme will see the existing 440,000 sq ft shopping centre transformed, providing:

  • A multi-media centre comprising: a six screen cinema, music and E-sports venue, 10 lane bowling alley, indoor mini golf
  • Evening entertainment space
  • A new hotel
  • 464 residential units
  • New market hall, including a contemporary foodhall, co-working space and small offices
  • Makinson Arcade
  • Landscaped public realm square for annual outdoor events
  • 460 car underground parking