Mother’s Day Competition T&C’s

Terms and Conditions 1. This competition is being run by The Meads Shopping Centre, 17 Kingsmead, Farnborough GU14 7SJ. 2. The prize is a Mother’s Day hamper from Bumbles Hair Salon and two perfumes from New Look. 3. There will be 1 winner chosen. 4. To enter, participants must like our Facebook page and tell […]

The redevelopment of the land adjoining The Meads commences!

The development of the land between Kingsmead and Queensmead is now underway! Completion is expected for early 2022. The exciting development will deliver 30,000 sq. ft. of prime retail and leisure space in addition to 99 residential apartments and parking. Plans include for a mixture of one, two and three bedroom apartments, each coming with […]

Jetts Farnborough Q&A’s

Happy December everyone from the Jetts Farnborough Team! 🎅🎄 As we get nearer to the gyms opening date, the Jetts team will be in The Meads Shopping Centre to answer your questions. Come and see them between 12pm-1.30pm and 5.30pm to 7pm this Monday to Thursday! 🏋️♂️

Christmas Huts now OPEN!

Our Christmas Huts are now OPEN and will be here until Monday 23rd December!! Why not come along and enjoy a festive cup of mulled wine, do some unique gift shopping and enjoy some tasty Christmas treats? There’s something to do for all of the family! We hope to see you there this Christmas time […]

360 Play Farnborough turns two!

360 Play Farnborough turns two! It’s party time at 360 Play Farnborough as the area’s favourite family entertainment centre gears up to celebrate its second birthday. As the saying goes, “time flies when you’re enjoying yourself” and for those who have visited 360 Play Farnborough that’s just what they’ve been doing since the centre opened […]

Commonwealth Games Finalist is new Head Coach in Farnborough

Commonwealth Games Finalist and 2010 Northern European Champion, Grant Gardiner joins local gymnastics and ninja club to share his incredible talent. The Welsh Champion delivers his first classes this week at Gymfinity Kids, the UK’s first gymnastics & ninja club for children ages 3 months – 16 years. Grant has been an Elite Gymnastics Coach […]


Independently owned restaurant chain, Pick A Bap, is due to open its doors at The Meads Shopping Centre at the end of August bringing its new and innovative Korean range of food to Farnborough.   The restaurant will offer an extensive variety of delicious healthy food, which is strongly believed to be food which helps […]


Dracarys! Don’t miss The Meads’ mythical, marvellous creature performance as it roams The Meads Shopping Centre this summer. On Saturday 27th July, families can come see a fiery lifelike dragon as it roams about The Meads Shopping Centre. The magnificent dragon will be accompanied by its Queen Khaleesi at intervals between 11am and 3pm. Plus, […]


Marking 50 years since Concorde first took flight, The Meads Shopping Centre has announced plans for an exclusive window display that will celebrate Farnborough’s unique aviation heritage as well as the town’s ties to the iconic airliner. The display will be a joint venture between the Shopping Centre and the Farnborough Air Science Trust (FAST) […]

Kath’s Campaign

Here are all the details you need to get yourself signed up to OverWorld GIRLS & GUYS Gaming event, for Kath Lee’s MS treatment fundraising campaign on Saturday 13th July 🌸 *please note this event is for 18+* Dizzy’s retro gaming area will be open with some nostalgic favourites including; PacMan, Sonic the Hedgehog, space invaders […]

Overworld Events and Tournaments

Half term Creator’s Club This half term Over orld is doing their Creators Club again! 😄 These are perfect for anyone interested in learning how to be a Youtuber or streaming star. 🙌 They will teach you how to create content from camera work to editing. 😄 Contact Over World if you are interested in […]

Farnborough’s First Parent & Toddler Fayre is a great success with local families and local business.

Farnborough’s First Parent & Toddler Fayre is a great success with local families and local business. Located in the heart of Farnborough at 360 Play, the regions first Toddler and Parent Fayre on 1st May was a great success with over 30 local business taking part and over 700 local people attending. Leading Local Family […]

News from 360 Play

360 Play to host a Parent & Toddler Fayre in the heart of Farnborough 360 Play located in the Meads Shopping Centre in Farnborough will be opening its doors to the public on Wednesday 1st May and inviting guests along to a parent and toddler fayre. This is an opportunity for guests to visit 360 […]

Farnborough Barbers Job Vacancy

Farnborough Barbers is looking for a barber to work in a very friendly environment at their shop in The Meads Shopping Centre. ✂️ 👨   If you are interested please ring Kay on 07835 358050 for an immediate start. Good rates of pay depending on experience.

360 Play Mother’s Day Event

360 Play Farnborough are taking the stress out of Mother’s Day with an offer for the whole family! 👪 Visitors heading to the centre on 31st March can take advantage of the online family ticket promotion and visit the centre for the reduced price of £19 for a family of 4! 🌻 Tickets are available […]


Ready, steady, go! A brand new and exciting gaming studio is launching in The Meads Shopping Centre! OverWorld an esports gaming arena that also offers sessions like the after-school clubs which is due to open its doors on Saturday, 26th of January in The Meads Shopping Centre, Farnborough. OverWorld is currently based in Fleet, Hampshire, […]

360 Play to support Hampshire based Sebastian’s Action Trust as 2019 Charity of the Year

Following its search for a local charity to support next year in the Farnborough area, 360 Play family entertainment centre The Meads Shopping Centre, has announced that Sebastian’s Action Trust will be its official charity for 2019. As a popular destination for families with young children 360 Play continues to be involved in the local […]


To celebrate the opening of new American Kitchen & Bar, Hancock’s, The Meads Shopping Centre will be hosting free, festive activity with a foodie twist, on Saturday 15th December. The Meads will be celebrating Christmas in the 1940’s American style in what they’re calling “An All American Christmas”. There will be performances by a trio […]

Hancock’s Opening at The Meads

The Meads Shopping Centre is the perfect place to shop, socialise and dine. The Centre offers luxurious restaurants, a seven-screen VUE cinema, children’s play area and this has expanded to include American restaurant – Hancock’s.   The Mead’s restaurant scene continues to grow with the arrival of fantastic new Kitchen & Bar concept, Hancock’s. The […]

Farnborough Barbers to Open in the Meads

A new family-friendly barber shop is set to open in The Meads, Farnborough in a prime spot in the shopping centre. Located next to Bumbles Hair Salon and opposite Prezzo restaurant, Farnborough Barbers is the fourth in a new chain run by business owner Sam Mohamad, who has successful barber shops already located in Bracknell, […]