Media Release: Dora To Explore Coopers Square This Half Term
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire – Wednesday, May 26, 2010; Children’s TV favourite, Dora the Explorer, is set for a special adventure with her fans around Coopers Square, on Wednesday, June 2, offering free fun for families this half term.
The rather clever seven year-old bilingual Latino girl from Nick Jnr. TV fame will be returning to the Burton upon Trent shopping centre for the first time in over 18 months. Fresh from her latest adventures, Dora will be meeting fans during appearances throughout Coopers Square at 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm.
Dave Chadfield, Coopers Square Centre Manager, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Dora the Explorer back to Coopers Square in perfect time for the half-term holiday.
“Dora first visited the centre in November 2008 and was so thrilled to meet so many new friends that she has requested a return trip. Dora’s been very busy since then but I know she is really looking forward to meeting more fans on her next expedition to Coopers Square.”
While visiting Dora, fans shouldn’t forget to also check out the official Dora the Explorer merchandise available in some Coopers Square stores. Waterstones stock a range of Dora the Explorer books while a selection of toiletries and bath time toys can be also be found in Boots.
Coopers Square will be open from 10.30am to 4.30pm on Bank Holiday Monday, May 31.
Notes to Editors
In 1999, the Coopers Square shopping centre was acquired by Grosvenor – the leading international property development, investment and management group – for its Grosvenor Shopping Centre Fund.
The centre contains over 70 stores, more than 1000 adjacent parking spaces, and covers an area of 35,750 square metres.
The Grosvenor Shopping Centre Fund was established in 1998. It is a partnership created to invest in high quality, dominant shopping centres around the UK. The Fund is managed by Grosvenor from its office in London, combining the expertise of the company’s fund and asset managers. The Fund currently owns Dolphin Shopping Centre, Poole; Coopers Square, Burton upon Trent; Eastgate Shopping Centre, Inverness; and Freshney Place Shopping Centre, Grimsby.
For further information please contact the Coopers Square Press Office:
Emma Spearing, Hazel PR
Tel: +44 (0)1202 862411 Mobile: +44 (0)7736 341828 Email: