In the face of growing competition from surrounding retail centres, MMX Retail was appointed by Wokingham Borough Council to advise on the redevelopment and delivery of two, new mixed-use town centre destinations to accommodate aspirational retailers, cafés, a hotel, cinema and restaurants, in a bid to reinvigorate Wokingham.
MMX Retail was appointed to provide strategy, masterplanning, development consultancy, viability testing and urban agency advice to boost the growth of Wokingham’s town centre commercial, residential, amenity and civic offering, as well as to improve town centre accessibility and movement routes.
With a view to changing the transect of the town from a triangle with significant leakage to a more linear town offering easier to navigate, the project can be broken down into four key components:-
In spite of both Peach Place and Elms Field being delivered during challenging years, owing to the Covid Pandemic, both are now fully let with a fantastic blend of uses and occupiers. This is testament to the success of the developments and this is demonstrated through the awards they have won, including:
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