Audio slideshow: Stratford's new mega-mall set to open
Westfield Stratford City, due to open its doors on 13 September, will become Europe's largest shopping centre within an urban environment.
The centre will have 300 retail units, leisure facilities and will provide thousands of jobs close to the Olympic Park.
John Burton, director of Westfield Stratford City, explains the origins of the project and how it will use the latest in eco-friendly initiatives.Continue reading the main story
Slideshow production by Boc Ly & Gary Holland. Publication date 9 September 2011.