Shopping – 30 minutes
PRESTON DEEPDALE SHOPPING – [20 -25 minutes drive from Meadow Cottage]
Deepdale Shopping is the nearest major shopping park to Meadow Cottage – an easy 20 – 25 minute drive with vast car parking. An exciting shopping venue with over 30 popular high street retailers; ALDI, BOOTS, Marks & Spencer, O2, Card Factory, Carphone Warehouse, Currys PC World, Clarks, Costa Coffee, Frankie & Bennys, GAME, Greggs, Halfords, Harveys, Hobby Craft, Nandos, JD SPorts, KFC, Mama & Papas, Macdonalds, Morrisons, New Look, NEXT, Outfit, Pizza Hut, Poundworld, River Island, Salon Services, Sofology
PRESTON CAPITOL CENTRE – [20 – 25 minutes drive from Meadow Cottage)
Situated to the south of the city centre, it offers a VUE Cinema, Macdonalds, Frankie and Bennys, Starbucks, Subway, GAP, NEXT, TK Maxx, Homesense, TESCO, Dunelm, Carphone Warehouse, Waitrose, Prezzo.
BLACKBURN – THE MALL – [25 minutes drive from Meadow Cottage]
Blackburn is rapidly establishing itself as a shopping hot-spot with a fantastic and diverse range of high quality shops and stores. As well as major high street names you can also browse the great selection of independent businesses and popular specialist shops packed with character. The Mall Shopping Centre offers a long list of high street brands as well as some unique independent stores:-
B&M, Betfred, Bodycare, BOOTS, Burger King, Card Factory, Carphone Warehouse, Chris Shan Jewellers, CLaires Accessories, Clarks Shoes, Clinton Cards, Cost Coffee, Da Vinci, Debenhams, Deichmann, EE, Taco el Loco, Elie Cigs, Ernest Jones, Exchange Coffee, Footasylum, Fusion Jewellery, GAME, Greenwoods Menswear, GREGGS, H Samulel, H&M, Hasty Tasty, Holland & Barrett, Hme Fragrance, Jack Jones, JD, Juice Bar, Krispy Kreme, Max Speilmann, Millies Cookies, MINOTI, Mobile Bitz, Muffin Break, New Look, NEXT, O2, Pandora, Peter Jackson Jewellers, Phones Hut, Posh Nails, POST OFFICE, PoundBakery, PRIMARK, PureGym, River Island, Ryman, Santander, SCHUH, Shoezone, Specsavers, Sports Direct, Subway, Superdrug, Tessuti, The Body Shop, The Fragrance Shop, The Perfume Shop, The Works, Thomas Cook, Thorntons, TopMan, TOPSHOP, Vision Express, Vodafone, Warren James, WH Smith, Wilko.The recently opened £66 million extension has added leading retailers such as Primark to the mix
WHALLEY – VILLAGE CENTRE – [20 minutes drive from Meadow Cottage]
Maureen Cookson – Two floors of fabulous womenswear, shoes and accessories in sizes 10-30. A true lifestyle store inc cafe bar and delicatessen. Fabulous tailoresses in house
WHALLEY WINE SHOP – is a multi-award winning, family-run, independent wine merchant based in the heart of Lancashire’s Ribble Valley. Our ethos has always been about making the world of Wine, Beer and Spirits accessible to anyone and everyone. So, whether you’re a seasoned Wine connoisseur, a Gin expert, or a complete novice, we’re confident that we’re the Shop for you!
Want to try something extra special? Or looking to taste a premium wine before you commit to buying the bottle? Well, our Enomatic machine is just the right thing for you! Take a look at what we’ve got on offer at the moment
WHALLEY WARM & DRY is an award winning shop that customers are willing to travel hundreds of miles to visit. Our philosophy is clear, we want to provide the best quality outdoor clothing and footwear, combined with best possible customer service both online and in store.
We try to help everyone who takes the trouble to visit us by ensuring that they get the best possible advice, the best possible product and for footwear the best customised fit that we can achieve.
Specialist boot fitting service and many international brands of mens and womens outdoor and waterproof clothing and accessories.
COSGROVES – Good, honest menswear
Cosgroves is a family business which prides itself on providing the very best range of fashions combined with our famous customer service and attention to detail to give a personal and friendly service for all our customers. Whalley menswear is a highly regarded store of long standing. The store is famous for made to measure tailoring and a vast array of classic suits but has evolved to include designer favorites such as Polo Ralph Lauren, Green Coast and Gant.
Visit our shoe and boot room featuring a large selection by Barker, Azor and Anatomic & Co.As with all Cosgroves flagship stores you will enjoy relaxed browsing and a friendly welcome.
SHOPPING IN CLITHEROE
BOWLAND FOOD HALL – Bowland Food Hall is the most wonderful showcase for the very best of Lancashire’s food and drink producers. This modern temple to gastronomic indulgence provides a platform for local producers to sell their wares in an elegant setting.
Based in the heart of the market town of Clitheroe – noted for its thriving community of independent retailers – Bowland Food Hall is located at the gateway to the pretty rolling countryside of the Ribble Valley and the wilder, more dramatic uplands of the Forest of Bowland – a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This is where much of our vast selection of meat, cheese and dairy products originate – keeping our food miles down to single figures in many cases!
DAWSONS DEPARTMENT STORE – is a family owned business which originally started in the centre of the market town of Clitheroe in the Ribble Valley, Lancashire. Originally opened as an ironmongers and fireplace merchant serving the rural farmers, we have expanded into the leading independent houseware store in the area. Our departments now include Cookshop, Bedlinen, Hardware & Paint, Giftware, Barbecues, Garden Furniture, Handbags, and Luggage. In 2004 we started trading online, and we now have the leading websites selling cookware, tableware, barbecues, garden furniture, and bedlinen.