DUNDRUM Town Centre

DUNDRUM Town Centre has been acclaimed as the International Shopping Centre of the Year at a glittering awards ceremony held in London. Dundrum beat off stiff competition from around the world for the prestige award and emerged victorious from a finalist group which included the world famous Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. Organised by Retail and Leisure International, the awards judge shopping centres worldwide on their customer care, presentation, maintenance and cleanliness, high levels of service, diversity of offer and design excellence. Dundrum excelled in all categories Don Nugent, Dundrum Town centre director said: "It is fantastic to be able to win this award for Dundrum and Ireland. It is real recognition of how we in Ireland have taken our place on a world stage." Dundrum's food offer also came in for acclaim when Harvey Nichols Restaurants took the top honours in the International Restaurateur of the Year category. Meantime, the first opportunity to get into the Dundrum centre since opening over a year ago has emerged. The shop measures 127.6 sq.m. and sits on Level 2. The shop is being made available through agents Bannon Commercial and Hamilton Osborne King on a new 25 year lease, at a rent in the region of €300,000 per annum.