A sustainable mixed community for living, working, education, culture, retail and entertainment
432 new homes delivered;
3,000 by 2024
Established transport network – A40/ Westway, 5 underground & rail stations, 2 bus terminals
Westfield London – the largest shopping mall in Europe with 425 outlets
Imperial College and Royal College of Art campuses
20,000 workers in 2019;
30,000 by 2025
Established cultural scene – TV studios, theatres and gallery
White City is becoming a true West London destination, with excellent transport connections, unrivalled shopping at Westfield, innovation campus from Imperial College, cultural beacon BBC, creative hub White City Place, and thousands of quality new homes.
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Westfield London’s second phase comprises an additional 750,000 sq ft of new retail, cafés, restaurants and leisure, bringing the UK’s No.1 ranked shopping centre (Source: CACI) up to a total of 425 outlets. 250,000 sq ft is dedicated to a new department store for John Lewis, set to open in March 2018.
This world-leading science-based university is investing £3bn in a 25-acre site, creating a new hub designed to sit at the intersection of commerce and industry.
Designed by Patel Taylor and set within eight acres of green open spaces, White City Living offers over 1,400 new homes as well as boutique shops, bars and restaurants.
The initial phase will include bridging over the Central line tracks opposite Television Centre and creating a major new public park for local residents and visitors to enjoy, with direct access through the railway arches to John Lewis and Westfield’s extension.
White City Place is a creative business district with 700,000 sq ft of new office space, while 3,000 BBC staff will continue to make the area a vibrant and creative working environment.
Troubadour White City opened in July 2019 and boasts a 1,200-seat fully flexible theatre plus an 800-seat fully flexible multi-purpose venue, as well as an interconnecting foyer space complete with a large onsite bar. The theatre will showcase a ground-breaking and exciting programme of large-scale theatrical shows, film screenings, exhibitions, concerts and international events.
Transport for London is opening 31 of its railway arches near Wood Lane Tube station. Largely unused, they are transforming these arches into a diverse mix of commercial, leisure and retail space as well as creating new pedestrian passageways to improve connectivity in the neighbourhood and introduce new cycle parking.
Elephant was founded in 2009 with a mission to ‘survey the international contemporary art scene with more energy and depth than any other magazine’. Elephant West, the magazine’s new outpost in a formerly disused petrol station, fuels the magazine’s mission like never before.
“It’s a brilliant area; it’s very well positioned. And I believe strongly that White City will pop and will change dramatically over the next couple of years.”