REGENERATION PROJECT OF THE YEAR
Architect: Chapman Taylor
Developer: The Peel Group
Others: Bovis Lend Lease
MediaCityUK, Manchester, is the new home for BBC North, ITV, Coronation Street and the University of Salford. Located on the banks of Manchester’s historic ship canal. MediaCityUK is a joint venture between Peel Land and Property Group and Legal and General Capital.
Our vision, supported by a wide range of partners, is for MediaCityUK to become a leading international hub for the creative and digital sectors, and a vibrant destination to live, work and play. More than 200 small and medium-sized creative and technology-driven businesses are located at MediaCityUK, complemented by the retail and leisure offering of Lowry Outlet shopping.
MediaCityUK features a wide range of flexible commercial office space; one of the biggest HD studio complexes in Europe; 378 apartments; and a spectacular waterfront public piazza which plays host to a wide range of events.