Coopers Square Student Takeover event to return to Burton-Upon -Trent

Registration now open for after-hours shopping extravaganza

Students from across Burton upon Trent are being invited to register for the annual late night shopping event at the town’s Coopers Square shopping centre.

On Thursday 28th September, the shopping spectacular will return to the centre between 6pm and 8pm – giving students the chance to enjoy the run of the centre whilst taking advantage of exclusive discounts and some great entertainment.

“Our Student Takeover events are always popular at Coopers Square,” said Coopers Square Centre Manager, David Chadfield. “This year we have decided to boost up the entertainment factor with circus acts coming in to wow people and also teach them some of their tricks, plus we will have free popcorn and candyfloss for students to enjoy.

Plus, a variety of offers will be up for grabs from many of the students’ favourite stores including Topshop, Quiz, River Island, The Fragrance Shop and Ann Summers.”

“As with previous takeovers, admission is totally free, but students can register beforehand through our website in order to gain more details about the evening and to win additional prizes” David added.

The event is open to anyone over 16 who attends any college, sixth form or university.  To register, visit Once details have been accepted, a confirmation e-mail will be sent giving those students more information about the evening and they will be the first to hear about the exclusive offers, as well being given the chance to win £100 to spend at Coopers Square.

“We will also have a team present at the Burton College Fresher’s Fair on 6th September to offer students more information and point them in the right direction of registering for the event.”

David said he was sure the event was going to be a massive success. “The Student Takeover is always a fabulously fun evening and with everything we have lined up, we’re really looking forward to this being another huge hit with students.”

* The student Takeover event at Coopers Square will take place Thursday, 28th September between 6pm and 8pm. To register, visit