Hamilton is a large town and district administrative centre to the south of Glasgow. The town benefits from a population of over 300,000 persons and over 1,600,000 people live within 12.5 miles of the town itself. The Regent Shopping Centre provides approximately 315,000 sq ft of retail space and occupies a prominent town centre site adjacent to the towns main pedestrianised shopping street Quarry Street. The Centre is anchored by Marks & Spencer (46,000 sq ft) and BHS (43,728 sq ft). Other national retailers in the scheme include New Look, Boots The Chemists, WH Smith, Arcadia, Clintons Cards, Superdrug and Costa Coffee.