New retail park in North Yorkshire to create 1,000 jobs

More than 1,000 jobs are set to be created with a new retail and leisure centre in North Yorkshire.

Scotch Corner Retail Park

The Scotch Corner Designer Village will open in Autumn 2021 and bring up to 92 fashion brands to the region, including Tommy Hilfiger, BOSS, Calvin Klein, Adidas and Levi’s; high-street brands such as Gap, Clarks, Moss Bros, Mint Velvet, Brook Taverner, Joules, Regatta and Skechers; and a number of independent labels and local designers.

It will offer food retailers, including Wagamama and Five Guys.

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Specially designed leisure and sporting facilities are in the pipeline and will be unveiled over the coming months.

Scotch Corner plans

Simon Waterfield, developer and co-owner of Scotch Corner Richmond LLP, said: “Scotch Corner Designer Village is an incredibly exciting project.

"We are on track to open the leading outlet retail and leisure destination in the North of England in 2021 and are also proud to be championing local brands and businesses and offering our future customers exciting outlet brands to discover.

"Community is also at the heart of our vision and we look forward to creating some 330 jobs during construction and more than 1,000 permanent new jobs once we open.”