Barrow is the Furness Peninsula's Premier Shopping centre and
Cumbria's largest town where major national stores such as
Debenhams, New Look, Marks and Spencer, River Island, Body Shop,
Officers Club, JD Sports and Waterstones, mingle with local
specialist shops in a spacious pedestrianised town
You will find the big names in Portland Walk and along Dalton
Cavendish Street, Scott Street, Buccleuch Street, Portland
Walk Arcade, Crellin Street and Rawlinson Street offer a wide
variety of independent retailers offering exceptional value,
variety and personal service. Cavendish Street and Scott
Street brim with outlets offering those sought after designer
labels and is the place to shop for that
special unique gift or must have item for any fashion
conscious shopper's wardrobe.
Barrow town centre is covered by
CCTV, has a Radio Link System, Shopmobility Scheme and shops are
members of the Safe Child Scheme.
The town centre is flat, easily
accessible, well served by car parks and public transport.
A short stroll from the Town Centre
are the retail parks at Cornerhouse Park, Hindpool Park, Cornmill
Park and Hollywood Park. Barrow has a large selection of
supermarkets including Tesco Extra, Morrison, ASDA, Netto, Aldi and
Marks and Spencer.
Where To Shop
- Portland Walk & Dalton Road
- Cavendish Street and Scott Street
- Dalton Road
- Cornerhouse Retail Park
- Hindpool Retail Park
- Barrow Markets
Barrow has a large indoor market which opens from 9 am - 5 pm on
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and an outdoor market which
opens on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The Market has been
featured on the Hairy Bikers' Show and the One Show on the
BBC. Barrow Market has a wide range of stalls and stocks over
100 Cumbrian sourced fine foods including meats from Peter
Gott's famous Sillfield Farm and Cartmel Sticky Toffee
Barrow has an excellent choice of
cafes and tea shops. Restaurants offer international cuisine e.g.
Indian, Chinese, Italian as well as traditional Cumbrian
Fayre. Food chains such as Frankie & Benny's, Pizza Hut,
KFC, McDonalds can be found on the retail parks.