The Peel Group

Positively Impacting People's Lives

About the Peel Group

EventCity is proudly owned, managed and run by the Peel Group - a leading infrastructure, transport and real estate investment company in the UK. Peel’s diverse network of businesses ranges from ports to airports; land to leisure; media to hotels; wind farms to shopping centres, and a portfolio of investments in major public companies.

Northern Powerhouse

The Peel Group, a member of the Northern Powerhouse leadership programme, are committed to delivering economic investment and benefits to local communities and the environment.

Investment & Vision

To date, The Peel Group have invested over £23 million into EventCity; and over £3 billion into TraffordCity. Long-term plans include further investment into EventCity as we welcome the Metrolink in 2020 and exciting plans for TraffordCity’s landscape. Watch this space!


The UK's most exciting retail, leisure and commercial destination. 
With over 40 million visitors a year TRAFFORDCITY attracts the best operators, biggest brands and the talent to make it happen. With £3 billion already invested in this experiential location, its success story is set to continue with a further £3 billion earmarked to bring forward 325,150 sq.m (3.5 million sq. ft.) of retail, leisure and office space as well as a new residential community known as Trafford Waters.


 An international hub for technology, innovation and creativity. Home to the BBC, ITV, Ericsson, dock10 and Kellogg’s, and complemented by more than 250 smaller media and digital businesses.  


Tower Hotels

Tower Hotels cover an international portfolio which includes a range of branded hotels and private label properties, including The Hilton and Holiday Inn.

Retail and Leisure

The Peel Group own and manage 10 Retail Parks across the UK. All are strategically located on major traffic routes and are achieving record growth. Lifestyle Outlets currently has two operational outlets, attracting more than 10 million visitors in the last year and achieving 14% like-for-like growth in sales.