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New shopping centre opens in Tavira

A new shopping centre, the Tavira Gran-Plaza, is due to open to the public today (Friday) after its official inauguration, which was due to take place yesterday (Thursday).

This new complex, set in an area of 26,732sqm, boasts 110 shops as well as a food court, cinemas, a car park with 1,100 spaces and a petrol station.

A spokesman for the Tavira Gran-Plaza told the Algarve Resident: “Around 95 per cent of the commercial spaces have been occupied and the remaining five per cent are almost taken.”

The spokesman added: “We are expecting the centre to be a great success and anticipate many visitors to come from Spain as well as across the Algarve.”

Stores at the centre include European clothing brand C&A, which will be offering a 20 per cent discount on all items today (Friday). A large Continente supermarket will also be open in the shopping centre, while other stores confirmed include Worten, Casa, Seaside and Sport Zone among many others.

There will also be a range of services including banks, opticians and mobile telephone operators located at the shopping centre.

Opening times for the Tavira Gran-Plaza will be from 10am until 11pm Monday to Thursday and Sundays and until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.

For more information, please call 234 376 300 or visit the shopping centre located on Rua Almirante Cândido dos Reis in Tavira, Algarve.Alternatively, please visit the website, available in English, at