When it is time for a little retail therapy, North Lincolnshire has something for everyone. Whether you are looking for designer names, contemporary art and craft or colourful markets, you won't be disappointed.
For High Street and designer names head into Scunthorpe, and visit The Parishes shopping and leisure complex to town. With a 7-screen Vue cinema, new bus station and plenty of parking, it's a great place to visit.
With the adjacent Foundry Shopping Centre, The Parishes creates a vibrant square of shopping. Just up the High Street is 'The Streets' speciality shopping area, with a wealth of boutiques and cafes. Ravendale Street is the place to enjoy an al fresco meal or to relax with a cappuccino in the sun.
For centuries, North Lincolnshire has had a great tradition of markets. Brigg market recently celebrated its 800th anniversary and its Thursday market attracts crowds from a wide area.
Each historic market town has its own character, with regular events and festivals. Come and browse around the speciality shops, boutiques and cafes.
20-21 Visual Arts Centre
Visit North Lincolnshire's lively contemporary visual arts centre offering a regularly changing programme of contemporaryevents and activities.
The shop stocks a wide range of unique gifts, including jewellery, bags, ceramics and toys, as well as offering you the chance to purchase original pieces by local artists.
The centre also runs free daily creative activities in the gallery for children and families.
Admission is free
Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm
Cafe open 10am - 4pm
The traditional outdoor market at Ashby takes place every Thursday and sells everything from clothing, collectables and cosmetics to cut flowers, fresh meat and craft supplies.
Browse through the stalls and pick up everything you need at a great price - isn't it time you rediscovered market shopping?
Brigg Farmers' Market
This award-winning market is held in Brigg's picturesque Market Place on the 4th Saturday of the Month. Offering mouth-watering sights and smells the market is a magnet for all food lovers.
With everything from smoked salmon, free range pork, and venison to organic breads, vegetables and delicious home baked cakes there really is something for every taste.
A chance to buy food from the people who produce it, taste before you buy and pick up some useful cooking tips. An excellent alternative to mainstream shopping with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Brigg has a long history of traditional markets that spans over 800 years.
A lively general market takes place every Thursday selling fresh fruit and vegetables, fish, tempting cakes, pet foods, fashion and more. A smaller market takes place each Saturday and is joined by the award-winning farmers' market on the fourth Saturday of the month.
Brigg Speciality Shopping
Brigg is a busy market town with a traditional market twice a week, a Farmers' Market once a month and a host of niche shops. The pedestrianised centre of has a number of well-stocked kitchen and home furnishing shops, in addition to quality clothing, health and beauty.
Take a visit to Grandad's Shed for a unique shopping experience - displaying quality, distinctive furniture in room settings with lamps, prints, mirrors, pottery, flowers - Inspirational ideas for your home.
Then visit The Loft, a 60-seater restaurant/bistro above Grandad's Shed, serving local homebaked produce, frothy coffees and gooey cakes. Waitress service with a wonderful farmhouse ambience.
Whether you like card making, cross stitch, knitting, painting or perhaps expressing your creativity in other ways, Pastimes pride themselves on offering a wide range of items to suit your needs. Their stock includes a variety of well known brands including Windsor &
Newton, Fiskars, DMC, Pergamano (10% off RRP), PCA, K & Co., Sirdar, and many
more. There is also a gallery of Fine Arts by local artists and offer a bespoke framing service.
Brigg's famous award winning Farmers' Markets are held on the 4th Saturday of the month and brings customers the best fresh, wholesome produce from the local area. Visit the market and meet the friendly, award-winning producers to discuss recipe ideas and get suggestions on the best way to serve the delicious produce.
- Telephone: 01652 657053
- Address: Brigg, North Lincolnshire, DN20 8ER
- Fax: 01652 657053
- Map: [Click for map]
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Foundry Shopping Centre
Set within the heart of Scunthorpe, The Foundry offers both modern and traditional retailers, providing great choice in a customer friendly environment. With over 50 shops, stores and restaurants including Westgate Department Store, Boots, New Look, WHSmith, Burton, Dorothy Perkins and many many more!
Here at Natures Spa we believe Nature is good for you...and people need nature. With all the stresses and strains of urban living we feel better for it. Lovers of peace and tranquillity will be bewitched by the beautiful surroundings of the Hotel. Transform your body and mind with our vast range or treatments.
- Telephone: 01652 631369
- Address: Reeds Hotel, Westfield Lakes, Far Ings Road, Barton upon Humber, DN18 5RG
- Map: [Click for map]