Shopping Areas in Coventry Reviews
Description:City streets, markets, shopping malls, large retail parks...
Newest Review: ... of little fountains in it!) The Lower precinct has been revamped and is actually quite nice, it's covered with a new polished floor, there are air gaps at the top which let the air in so it is fresh and not stuffy. There are shops like New Look, H&M, Next, Faith shoes, Lush (soaps), Entertainer (toy shop), Co-op, TJHughes, there are also a couple of food places where you can sit outside ... more
Customer Shopping Areas in Coventry Reviews (2)
by - written on 04/11/09 (Very useful, 128 readings)
I did the review on Coventry as a whole and then saw this one so I'll do one on the shops in particular. I think Coventry's good for shopping, most of the car parks are the same price and there's plenty to choose from, I've always found a space during the week, I'm not sure what Saturdays' are like these days as I rarely go in on a Saturday. Coventry was the first city to pedestrianise the city centre, after the war when many of the town was bombed Coventry was re-built so many of the city centre buildings are 1950's style although round the outside every now and then will be older buildings. So when they pedestrianised it and re-did the whole city ... Read the complete review
by - written on 24/11/08 (Very useful, 21 readings)
Overall Coventry shopping is good - I have always managed to find what I have been looking for. However there seems to be an awful lot of stores closing e.g. MK One has always been here I used to shop here as a teenager, I went in last week and they were being taken over by a new supplier and putting out all new fresh ranges then I went to go today and they were gone, no warning etc. I asked around to be told they went into administration, I understand with the current CC that it must be hard for smaller businesses to keep afloat especially when there are competitors close by like Primark etc. We have seen an influx however of new shops ... Read the complete review