Shopping Areas in Newcastle in general Reviews
Description:City streets, markets, shopping malls, large retail parks...
Newest Review: ... the Monument square for high fashion stores like FCUK, Fatface clothing and more. Northumberland Street also has multiple chemist stores including Boots and Superdrug. There are a couple of fast food outlets: KFC and McDonalds and a small branch of Burger King. HMV is the big music and DVD outlet but WH Smith rival this. An important landmark shop is Fenwicks which opened in 1882. This ... more
Customer Shopping Areas in Newcastle in general Reviews (2)
by - written on 15/05/09, updated on 15/05/09 (Very useful, 260 readings)
I live 15 miles outside of Newcastle and always have to make the half hour trip into the 'Toon' to do any kind of decent shopping. I use the bus so I always come into Newcastle at the Haymarket bus station. Adjoing the station is the cities large Marks and Spencer store. Many people using the buses here walk through the store to get to the other side - exiting takes you directly onto Northumberland Street which is Newcastle's main outdoor shopping area. Northumberland Street: This pedestrianised area includes the Haymarket bus and Metro Station and stretches down towards Blackett Street where the shops curve around Grey's monument and the Monument ... Read the complete review
by - written on 05/05/01, updated on 05/01/05 (Useful, 300 readings)
Ok, so you think about shopping areas in the North east and what is the first thing you think of? The Metro Centre, which is great but it is really easy to get lost there. Eldon Square is so easy to get to and around, it has loads of great high street shops like Topshop and Marks and Specers, and it has easy access to it by both Bus and Metro, plus there are loads of car parks situated near by. There are places to eat like BBs Muffins and Coffee, or Mcdonalds or even greggs! Eldon Square is a great place to go with your friends on a Saturday, to shop and eat. Nearby is the Laing art gallery and the Hancock Museum, both quite popular attractions in Newcastle. The only ... Read the complete review