Disney Store, Queensgate (2002)

The Disney Store in Queensgate, pictured on 8th February 2002.

Disney opened its Peterborough store in 1995 but chose not to renew its lease in 2010 and closed in June of that year.

Queensgate Centre (1982)

Two images showing the inside of Queensgate during construction and one of the official opening on 18th November 1982 by Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands who was in the UK on a three day state visit.

Queen Street meets Queensgate

Where the old Queen Street met the new Queensgate shopping centre with the buildings soon to make way for the Argos store.

Before the Queensgate development this was the Grapevine public house and prior to that it was the Bays public house.

Thanks to Chris Allen for this image.

Queensgate under construction

The Queensgate Shopping Centre under construction. The view across to Westgate would today show the John Lewis end of the centre.

Thanks to Chris Allen for use of this image.