When did Drake Circus Plymouth Open?

October 5, 2006Drake Circus / Opened

Drake Circus Shopping Centre is a 425,000-square-foot (39,484 m2) covered shopping mall in the centre of Plymouth, England, which opened in October 2006. The building was designed by London-based architects Chapman Taylor and built by Bovis Lend Lease.

When did C&A Close in Plymouth?

In December 2008 the company entered administration, and on 23 December The Officers Club’s administrators PricewaterhouseCoopers decided to close 32 of the 150 stores immediately. After a few more years of dipping in and out, on 10 December 2018 Officers Club & Blue Inc went into administration again.

Why is it called Drake Circus?

Drake Circus as we know it today is a huge shopping mall home to high street names which grace pretty much every city centre in the country. But the area at the far east side of Plymouth city centre, named of course after Sir Francis Drake, evokes different memories for different generations.

Who owns Drakes Circus?

British LandDrake Circus / OwnerThe British Land Company plc is one of the largest property development and investment companies in the United Kingdom. The firm became a real estate investment trust when REITs were introduced in the UK in January 2007. It is headquartered in London, England. Wikipedia

When was Drake Circus regenerated?

The £200 million redevelopment of Drake Circus in Plymouth started early in 2004, and it’s now rapidly taking shape in readiness for its opening next year.

How many jobs did Drake Circus create?

Drake Circus will provide up to 1000 jobs during the construction phase and up to 2000 full and part time positions when complete.

How many shops are there in Drake Circus?

80 stores
We have around 80 stores at Drake Circus. We have a mix of high street stores and independent retailers. We have stores such as H&M, Next, Starbucks and M&S.

How many shops does Drake Circus have?

Are dogs allowed in Drake Circus?

Yes, we’re dog friendly. We’ve made it pawsible to shop till you drop with your beloved pooch here at Drake Circus.

What shops are at Drakes Circus Plymouth?

Discover a variety top brands and high street stores ranging from apparel, footwear, accessories, health & beauty, electronics and more.

  • Within Monsoon (Upper Mall) Accessorize.
  • New George Street. Ann Summers.
  • Upper Mall. Apple.
  • Now Open! Barrhead Travel.
  • Lower Mall. Boots.
  • Upper Mall. BOSS.
  • Upper Mall. Boux Avenue.
  • Breitling.

Are dogs allowed in Drakes Circus Plymouth?

Yes, we’re dog friendly. We’ve made it pawsible to shop till you drop with your beloved pooch here at Drake Circus. Full list of our shops that currently welcome dogs.

What shops are there in Drake Circus Plymouth?


  • Accessorize.
  • Ann Summers.
  • Apple Store.
  • Boots.
  • BOSS.
  • Boux Avenue.
  • Cineworld.
  • Claire’s.