Our Initiatives

A showcase of some of our delivered and planned activity around Positive Places, giving you a chance to delve a little deeper into the areas that interest you.

Hammerson and Sir Robert McAlpine publish Natural Capital Report

20 Mar 2017

Hammerson and Sir Robert McAlpine collaborate on new report on Natural Capital

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Collaboration with Costa leads to a roll out of leading edge 'Zero Energy' design

20 Mar 2017

In 2017 our second Zero Energy Coffee Pod will open. The hub builds on our award winning project with Costa in 2015 to create and open an industry first - a zero energy coffee shop. The pod achieved the highest provisional Energy Performance Certificate rating of A+, won a BCSC Gold Award, and demonstrated the power of collaboration between landlord and tenant in tackling key sustainability issues.

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Budding entrepreneurs visit Hammerson offices

13 Feb 2017

Enabling Enterprise visited our offices once again to exhibit the future entrepreneurs of Retail!

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Hammerson funds City College apprentices to renovate medieval cargo ship in Southampton

25 Jan 2017

A new restoration project has just been announced which will see Southampton’s replica medieval cargo ship refurbished.

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Saints FC visit Westquay

11 Jan 2017

On the 14th of December, young members from the Saints Foundation visited Westquay shopping centre to participate in a tour of the development and engage in CV writing workshops.

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Partnership with GCU’s British School of Fashion and retailRIGHT to support fashion’s next generation of entrepreneurs

11 Jan 2017

In an innovative new partnership, GCU’s British School of Fashion, retailRIGHT and Hammerson have teamed up to create a brand new initiative to support students in becoming successful fashion entrepreneurs.

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Croydon’s First Teenage Market and a return to Victoria Leeds

14 Dec 2016

After the success of the first Teenage Market in Leeds Kirkgate Market in July, Hammerson partnered with the successful brothers again to bring a second Christmas themed event to the city followed by Croydon's first ever Teenage Market event held in Whitgift.

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