Creating a vibrant future for The Oracle

Public consultation

Thank you to those who attended our drop-in event at The Oracle on Friday 12th August. The information remains available to view in the former Crew Unit (located on level 1 in Holybrook mall, directly opposite Hugo Boss) until Friday 26th August.

We also hosted a live webinar on Tuesday 23rd August. The event included a presentation followed by a Q&A session with members of the project team. You can watch a recording of the event below.

You can also email the team here or call Freephone 0808 168 8296, leave a message and a member of the team will call you back.

About Hammerson

Hammerson create vibrant, continually evolving spaces, in and around thriving towns and cities, where people and brands want to be.

Hammerson owns and manages The Oracle, a major retail and leisure destination in Reading and key contributor to the town’s economy. The retailer mix at The Oracle has transformed in the last few years, with household brands complementing new experiential stores, independent restaurants and vibrant pop-ups, ensuring the centre remains relevant and attractive to customers and the wider community.

Our ambition now is to reimagine The Oracle for the future to ensure that it remains a thriving destination in Reading Town Centre. We are committed to enhancing the current offer by responding to new ways, post-covid, in how we work, socialise and live in our town centres, ensuring that The Oracle and town centre thrive for generations to come.  Further detail on our vision can be seen here.

You can find out more about Hammerson by visiting