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TRINITY LEEDS - CONTEMPORARY DESIGN LEEDS NEWEST SHOPPING MECCA, NAMED AFTER THE ADJACENT HOLY TRINITY CHURCH OPENED IN MARCH 2013. IT HAS LIFTED LEEDS FROM 7TH TO 4TH IN THE CACI UK RETAIL RANKINGS AND CREATED OVER 3000 JOBS. THE GLASS DOME IS THE BREATHTAKING CENTREPIECE OF TRINITY EAST CONTAINING 1902 GLASS PANELS & IS LARGE ENOUGH TO FIT LEEDS CORN EXCHANGE UNDERNEATH! FRONTING LEEDS BRIGGATE WHERE HUNDREDS OF MERCHANTS WOULD ONCE HAVE GATHERED TO SELL CLOTH FROM TRESTLE TABLES, THE CENTRE WAS FORMALLY A COLLECTION OF STREETS & ARCADES THAT WERE ONCE HOME TO MENSWEAR MANUFACTURING GIANTS OF LEEDS, BURTONS (WHO EMPLOYED OVER 10,000 IN LEEDS FACTORIES), HEPWORTH’S & JOHN COLLIER WHO ALL HAD RETAIL SHOPS HERE. THE EQUIS ALTUS, A SCULPTURE OF A PACKHORSE CARRYING A ROLL OF CLOTH DOMINATES THE CENTRE COURT & THE STATUE, BRIGGATE MINERVA STANDS OUTSIDE THE CENTRE ENTRANCE, BOTH SERVING AS REMINDERS OF THE GREAT HISTORY OF LEEDS AS A WOOL & TEXTILE GLOBAL CENTRE. A CONTEMPORARY LOCATION TO SHOWCASE THE VERY CONTEMPORARY BUSINESS BOUTIQUE TAILORING COLLECTION.

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