Geography: South yorkshire

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What is Meadowhall and when was it created?
Is a large out - of - town shopping centre built in 1990 near Sheffield
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What were the positives that came with Meadowhall?
It ft. •280 shops •12,000 car park spaces •with over 800,000 visitors a week
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What were the negative affects on Sheffield?
The city centre suffered 15% decrease in businesses, shops moved to MH - rent is cheaper there
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What did Sheffield introduce as a result of this?
•better parking ( costing less) • a 'City Crime Watch' scheme to reduce crime and gain back customers
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Name and explain an influential factor
Changes in goods and supply - •demand increased •larger range of goods •cheaper prices, chain stores and supermarkets could provide these all under one roof
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Name and explain another influential factor
Changed to transport: •car ownership increased • people willing to travel further •shopping centres built where land is cheap
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