The Glades scores ‘Bonas’ points with Bromley shoppers

The Glades Shopping Centre has welcomed the retailer Oliver Bonas to its family, with the branch being the first-ever in Bromley following its arrival a few days ago. The popular British brand, loved for its colourful design aesthetic and one-of-a-kind collections, has been a high-street favourite for more than 25 years. The store - located at the shopping centre’s Market Square entrance next to Therapie Clinic – received a fantastic reception, with shoppers flocking to the launch. The ... Find Out More...

Catch of the day! The Glades brings the Marine Conservation Society to town

Bromley is in for a ‘sea-riously’ ‘fin-tastic’ time when The Marine Conservation Society team, sails into town early next week to host a series of free workshops and craft activities at The Glades Shopping Centre. The UK’s leading marine environment organisation has partnered with The Glades for its ‘You, Me and the Sea’ event and will be ‘shell-abrating’ the beauty of our oceans and creatures within them during special, drop-in sessions on the lower mall from 10am until 4pm on Monday 12 a... Find Out More...

Something fishy is happening at The Glades this summer

‘Water’ you doing with the little ones this summer? Holidaying abroad? Day trip to the beach? How about cruising on down to The Glades Shopping Centre, which is set to make a big splash with its awesome aquatic adventure, ‘You, Me and the Sea’? Dive into Bromley’s free event - in partnership with National Geographic Kids, an imprint of the global book publisher HarperCollins, and the Marine Conservation Society - from Monday 29 July until Friday 30 August for a ‘sen-sea-tional’ time discov... Find Out More...

Bromley shoppers raise hundreds for One Great Day at The Glades

Visitors to The Glades Shopping Centre have raised a fantastic £591.97 for a local and national children’s charity following the UK-wide event, ‘One Great Day’ which 200 shopping centres have taken part in. Family fun at the Bromley-based shopping centre’s ‘Festival of Colour’ themed event included a giant colouring wall, ‘spin & win’ wheel, face painting and arts and crafts. The funds kindly donated by its shoppers will be shared between The Chartwell Children’s Cancer Trust ... Find Out More...

A ‘Festival of Colour’ for ‘One Great Day’ at The Glades

The Glades is one of 200 shopping centres across the UK taking part in ‘One Great Day’ on Saturday 15 June. One Great Day is a series of family and community charity events being held throughout the month of June to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity, and other local children’s health charities. Participating shopping centres provide a special event or family fun day for local communities across the UK, whilst raising money for a number of gre... Find Out More...

Learning initiative at The Glades holds community open day with free workshops

Explore Learning at The Glades Shopping Centre is making learning fun this May half-term by offering free workshops to children on Friday 31 May at its Community Open Day. In a country where almost half of five and six-year-olds are at risk of underperforming academically because they have a limited vocabulary - according to an Oxford University Press report – The Glades’ tuition centre is helping children to stay on track. Explore Learning - which provides educational support for child... Find Out More...

The Glades wins big at industry awards night

The Glades Shopping Centre has scooped two of the top industry prizes after being awarded the most prestigious Golden Apple, and a Purple Apple for Best Event at the Revo Purple Apple Marketing Awards. The Bromley centre was recognised for its one-of-a-kind ‘Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes: A Journey Through the Human Body’ event, which was hosted during the 2018 summer holidays, with the showstopping activity being in celebration of the NHS’ 70th anniversary. Held in partner... Find Out More...

It’s Plan G for Bromley mums returning to work

Local mums looking to get back into work are to be given a helping hand through The Glades Shopping Centre’s community-focused Plan G initiative and a Bromley entrepreneur, who has been changing the lives of women in the area. A recent survey by MMB Magazine, which revealed that 48% of women had concerns about how they would feel when returning to work after having children. With that being said, The Glades is delighted to be working with Jane Knight, founder of Successful Mums, who spearh... Find Out More...

David Bowie music wall launches at The Glades

Shopping centre is celebrating the Bromley legend’s birthday The Glades Shopping Centre is marking what would have been legendary recording artist, David Bowie’s 72nd birthday, with an interactive music wall where shoppers can enjoy hits from the Thin White Duke. The tribute to Bromley’s finest will launch on Tuesday 8 January – Bowie’s birthday - and will feature a colourful mural of the musical hero, with earphones for visitors to play 30-second clips from a selection of his much-love... Find Out More...