A New Victoria

It's been a busy few years in Victoria, to say the least. Here are some of the key dates and events from the last decade, when Victoria was transformed into one of London’s most exciting social, cultural and culinary neighbourhoods.

Here are some of the biggest and best moments from when it all happened in SW1.

2017

To crown Land Securities £2.2 billion regeneration of the area, Nova, Victoria will open which will be home to the capital’s finest new eateries

2016

Top brands open in Victoria including the melting pot of fitness Gym Box, German fashion house Hugo BOSS, Australia's reinvention of tea T2, the home of exquisite scents Jo Malone and Italy's favourite flavours cooked up by Coco di Mama

2015

The Zig Zag Building is completed announcing the arrival of financial houses Jupiter Asset Management and Deutsche Bank

2014

Extending Victoria's cultural offering Curzon Cinema opens on Victoria Street, renowned for art house, independant films

2013

62 Buckingham Gate is completed, with Grayson Perry and Stuart Haygarth artworks hung in the reception.

2012

The first issue of the Victoria Newspaper is printed, celebrating the people, places and spaces that make this neighbourhood SW1

2010

Fashion giant and part-time film director, Tom Ford relocates his HQ to Victoria and jean queen, Donna Ida opens her new store.

2009

Christopher Bailey welcomes Burberry to its new offices on Horseferry Road. The start of a fashion renaissance for the area

2008

The regeneration of Victoria Underground station is announced by TFL, further improving Victoria's unrivalled transport links

2006

Cardinal Place and the Roof Garden opens to the public, creating a new restaurant and retail destination with beautiful public spaces