Highcross – Leicester

In the East Midlands, Highcross is making shopping easy for residents, especially parents, and also visitors. From the renovation of the Shires Shopping Centre, the magnificent Highcross Shopping Centre came into existence. It is designed with a modern look and has incorporated most of UK’s known brands into one enormous shopping centre. Highcross Leicester is the place to have a fun-filled family day. Families can stop by the Showcase Cinema (a baby friendly cinema), fashion stores, and stylish eateries with children menu.

Just like most other stores, Debenhams and John Lewis are the major departmental stores in Highcross. But the John Lewis department store in Highcross is of four-levels making it the biggest you can visit outside of London. The footwear stores such as Office, Sketchers, Cath Kidston and Schuh has a mix of fabulous and fashionable shoes that you will fall in love with them.

The back to school event, known as the kids 5 event was recently launched to enable children and parents find excellent school wears, uniform, bags, and stationery to start the next term. At the event, kids of all ages can find trendy school items like unicorn jackets, bombers and Kidston jackets they can call their own. Personalised lunch boxes and flasks that gives the kids a touch of cuteness can also be found in the stores. They are all round kids friendly and also have the Toys R Us store in the Highcross shopping centre.

Highcross Leicester Frostival is an evening winter event that features ballerinas and animated dancing performances as well as live music, and costumed dancers. It is a good way to start your Xmas shopping, and the perfect place to shop for your party wears. You can make purchases using the online CollectPlus and pick up the item when you are at the centre.