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.

​Doors open for East Street Arts at 130 Vicar Lane, Leeds

20 Sep 2016

On Friday 9th September, a small stakeholder event was held at 130 Vicar Lane in Leeds to celebrate completion of works to the building.

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Croydon Partnership Helps Young People Get Ready for Work

20 Sep 2016

The Croydon Partnership, the joint venture between Westfield and Hammerson is pleased to have supported two local employability programmes run by Lives not Knives and the Crystal Palace FC Foundation which prepare young people from the borough with the practical training and skills required to be ready for work.

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Saints Foundation and Hammerson announce Active Families initiative

22 Aug 2016

In partnership with the Saints Foundation, we have today announced the launch of an initiative to provide the local community with a programme of events specifically targeted at low-income, inactive families who are in need of support

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Charity committee support for young musicians at the Birmingham Conservatoire

22 Aug 2016

Hammerson’s funding provided 34 talented young musicians from Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust and SIPS Education, Sandwell Music and Arts Services with the opportunity to work alongside professional musicians and Conservatoire students this summer.

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Croydon Partnership continues support for local businesses

10 Aug 2016

Croydon Partnership is keen to support the existing work of local businesses such as Mum's The Chef that support unemployment and skills development.

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Community Engagement Review 2013 -2016

3 Aug 2016

We are pleased to share our Community Engagement Review. The review looks back over community engagement activity across our UK portfolio for the past three years.

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53 Apprenticeships delivered in 3 years

2 Aug 2016

With the launch of our new Community Engagement Report, we are celebrating each of the headline achievements featured. Here we talk about our apprenticeship schemes that helped to deliver 53 apprenticeships between 2013 and 2016. ​

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