Shropshire’s county town of Shrewsbury is home to hundreds of amazing independents. In fact, Shrewsbury’s independent retailers outnumber big chains by more than half! Shrewsbury is also home to the longest row of uninterrupted independent shops in England, the Wyle Cop. In this mix, you’ll find everything from designer clothing and jewellery to vintage finds and outstand chocolatiers.
Beneath Shrewsbury’s iconic clocktower is the town’s award-winning indoor market.
Shrewsbury Market Hall, Winner of Britain’s Favourite Market 2018 is home to some of the towns most talented artists and skilled craftspeople. Watch weavers, jewellery makers and artists at work!
One of Ludlow’s many strengths is its wide and varied choices of independents, making it impossible to explore in a hurry! Ludlow’s narrow, winding streets house designer clothing, unique gifts, brilliant art and much more. For a bit of fresh air, make sure you visit on Ludlow’s Market days. From April – September in the Market Square you’ll find 43 unique stalls to explore.
Telford is home to Shropshire’s largest shopping centre, Telford Centre. Not only is Telford Centre home to 160 stores but it’s also located in the heart of Southwater – a vibrant, purpose-built leisure quarter packed-full of bars, restaurants and coffee shops. You’ll find loads to do after your shopping spree! walk around the scenic lake, catch the latest flick at the IMAX cinema, get competitive in the bowling alley or test your balance on the ice rink.
Make sure you pack light! Come shop in Shropshire.