Media Release: The Avenue is at the centre of things this Easter


THE Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns will be at the centre of things this Easter as the popular mall hosts a range of free entertainment activities to build on its award-winning reputation as Best Family Friendly Shopping Centre.

A fabulous Easter Egg Hunt, with Avenue gift vouchers to be won, will take place from Saturday 30th March till Saturday 13th April.

Michelle McCabe, centre manager at The Avenue, said: “Images of Easter eggs will be hidden in store windows across the shopping centre.

“All you need to do to enter is pick up an entry form and fill in which store windows you’ve seen the eggs in and pop your entry form in the post box in the mall by 4pm on Saturday 13th April.

“All correct entries will go into a prize draw. There are four prizes of £50 Avenue shopping vouchers. Happy hunting!”

Then Uncle Billy’s Show, award-winning children’s entertainer, takes place from 11am – 4pm on Easter Sunday, 31st March while the Kids Soft Play Double Decker Bus will be in The Avenue car park from Monday 1st April – Friday 5th April from 11am – 3pm.

There is Balloon Modelling on Funday Sunday 7th April from 11am – 4pm and Cupcake Decorating with Cook School Scotland on Monday 8th April till Friday 12th April from 11am – 3pm. And there is Face Painting on Funday Sunday 14th April from 11am – 4pm.

The Avenue Shopping Centre, managed by commercial property consultancy BTWShiells, offers shoppers an alternative to sprawling trolley-dash shopping culture with a comprehensive range of outlets offering a warm and welcoming shopping experience conveniently located on the outskirts of Glasgow city centre.

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For further information please contact Susan Christie on tel 0141 561 4018

Issued on behalf of The Avenue Shopping Centre in Newton Mearns by Liquorice Media

Date: 25th March 2013

Notes to Editors

  • The Avenue is home to 44 different retailers including: banks/post office; books; children; clothing/fashion; food and drink; health and pharmacy; jewellery and gifts; mobile phones; newsagent and cards; opticians; perfumery/beauty salon; restaurant and coffee; shoe and repairs; handbags/ luggage and travel.
  • The Avenue is open until 7pm every Thursday with 1,000 free car parking spaces (including underground) seven days a week.

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