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Bermondsey Square - what's it really going to be like?

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Friday 30 March 2007 2.13pm
I think I'm excited about this. Computer images look quite good on the architects site, but can't really see the detail:

http://www.mandm.uk.com/commun_berm.htm

Has anyone heard more about the arts cinema and various restaurants/retail outlets that were mooted...is the market still safe?

Really hope this prooves to be an interesting addition to the area- we have waited long enough!
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PKM
Friday 30 March 2007 4.22pm
I agree it does look exciting. Does anyone know when it is due for completion?
Friday 30 March 2007 5.53pm
As I understand it, the market is safe. See:

http://www.london-se1.co.uk/news/view/2637

Am hoping they'll add a Spitalfields style market in time too, but that's obviously a way off....

The only retail outlet to be confirmed is Sainsbury's.

Completion is meant to be late 2008 although my guess is that it will probably run over a bit as these things always tend to.

Haven't heard anything about restaurants/other retail stores or who the hotel operator is.

Can't wait until it opens!

Chris

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