Sporting goods retailer to open at Lisburn mall
Frasers Group plc has signed a lease to open an elevated Sports Direct store in the former H&M unit at Bow Street Mall in Lisburn, Northern Ireland.
The sporting goods retailer will occupy a space extending to 15,200 sq ft and provide an extensive range of sporting and fashion apparel under its Sports Direct and USC brands.
The letting to Sports Direct was brokered by Paul Wilson, director of retail at Savills, who commented: “This is a huge positive for Lisburn and Bow Street Mall and provides a fantastic new retail addition to the shopping centre line up. Sports Direct are investing heavily in the store to provide a fresh new and exciting retail environment, similar to that of the company’s latest store to open in Ballymena.”
Karen Marshall, centre manager at Bow Street Mall commented: “We are absolutely delighted to welcome market leading retailer, Sports Direct, to Bow Street Mall, which has been at the heart of retailing in Lisburn for over 30 years, providing employment for hundreds of staff and supporting the local economy.”