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The Purple Apples, which are now in their 8th year, attracted 55 entries. The awards were sponsored by a number of the leading property developers, agents and managers including The British Land Company plc; CB Hillier Parker; Capital & Regional; Donaldson’s; Grosvenor; Jones Lang La Salle; Land Securities; Norwich Union; Lend Lease, and Prudential. Retail parks and mixed use schemes. The number of entries, which hit 55 this year, continues to grow.

The interesting and positive trend we are seeing is that, like the US shopping centre scene, more and more UK centers and owners are treating marketing as an investment. Lewisham Shopping Centre in a new letting of 32,500 sq ft (3,000 sq m). With co-operation from the London Borough of Lewisham, Slough Estates has taken a surrender of the former local authority-run sports centre and re-let the accommodation on a 25-year lease at £8.00 per square foot.

It will also be Topnotch's largest facility and will broaden the appeal of the Lewisham Shopping Centre by the introduction of its exciting leisure concept. Efficient Conveyancers provides property conveyancing. The agreement with the local authority should also allow us to create further leisure and retail space in the scheme.



After our withdrawal from the sports centre facility we are delighted that, in co-operation with the private sector, we have been able to work with Slough Estates and introduce a top private health club into Lewisham. With other stimulating developments in Lewisham, such as the new 135,000 sq ft data processing centre for Citibank, Healey & Baker advised Slough Estates plc and AJP Frankham Design Associates introduced Topnotch Health Clubs plc.

Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH), which is unique in having a dedicated Transport Consultancy team, has recruited five additional surveyors to the London office. This brings total of fee-earning surveyors and consultants to 34, working out of LSH's offices in London, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol and Glasgow. Heather Leighton-Jones has joined from Rail track and will provide consultancy advice to train operating companies in respect of franchise renewal.

Vicki Wiggins has joined from BAA and will assist in the further development of LSH's airport business which covers both professional and agency works at the majority of the UK airports. Mark Holman has joined from Rail Property Ltd as National Property Disposals Manager for Transport Consultancy. David Gent has joined from Countrywide Commercial to work on major disposal programmed. Scott Thompson formerly of CB Hillier Parker has joined to work on asset management and commercial development opportunities for train operating companies represented by LSH.