It's being called the £350 million gamble. In two days time Trinity Leeds will open as Europe's biggest city centre shopping mall.
It's backers say they're confident it'll bring the shoppers pouring in - bucking the recession and Britain's struggling High Streets.
But with more than 120 shops and restaurants, there are fears it'll squeeze the life out of other parts of the city. David Hirst reports.
More top news
Former Royal Marine Konstandinos Erik Scurfield from Barnsley has been killed while fighting against Islamic State militants in Syria.
Steve Bruce has been accused of trying to "defend the indefensible" over Maynor Figueroa's tackle on Stephen Ireland.
Former Leeds and Sheffield United midfielder Chris Kamara says that people are more willing to report racist incidents in sport.