Our Initiatives

A showcase of some of our delivered and planned activity around Positive Places, giving you a chance to delve a little deeper into the areas that interest you.

Two World Firsts at Elliott's Field retail Park, Rugby

12 Mar 2018

Elliott’s Field Phase II, Rugby, has achieved two sustainability world firsts, having been awarded an interim Outstanding BREEAM rating in addition to becoming the first shopping park globally designed to be carbon neutral.

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Hammerson releases new video to celebrate World Green Building Week

2 Oct 2017

To mark World Green Building Week 2017, Hammerson has released a short video celebrating the company’s industry leading sustainability strategy.

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Employment Programme achieves target and beyond!

18 Jul 2017

255 candidates successfully supported into work at Brent Cross.

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Community Day 2017

12 Jun 2017

Thursday 8th June saw Hammerson complete its tenth successful Community Day.

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Croydon Partnership supports H.E.A.R. The Runway

12 Jun 2017

In 2016, Tanya Gabrielle a resident of Croydon who is deaf, was successful in applying for a £2,000 grant award from the Croydon Partnership to deliver ‘H.E.A.R. The Runway’.

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Pop Up Business School at The Oracle

3 May 2017

On the 21st and 22nd of April The Oracle provided 7 Pop Up Business School participants with trading space on the lower mall.

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50,000 actions recorded by Hammerson employees

27 Apr 2017

Hammerson joined up with The Butterfly Bank in 2015 to open our own bespoke branch of the innovative engagement platform. Our employees can find community, environmental and health and wellbeing actions to take at work and at home. They record uptake, share stories and inspire each other with peer designed, sustainability focused actions. Since the launch, employees from across three offices and ten shopping centres have been actively recording sustainable behaviours and community actions. To date they have recorded an impressive 50,000 actions. Each action earns a number of virtual butterflies that are 'banked' via the platform.

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