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Shop Safe

Shops in South Tyneside are preparing to welcome back customers as part of government plans to restart local economies.

South Tyneside Council is supporting shoppers by introducing a range of measures to make sure people can shop safely.

Shop Safe campaign

Shopping in South Tyneside

Whether you are bargain hunting or shopping for designer wear, you'll find everything you need in South Tyneside.

Whitburn, Cleadon and Boldon

Visit Boldon or the villages of Whitburn and Cleadon for boutique shopping, gifts, antiques, specialist fashion and products for the home. 

Jarrow Town Centre

Known as the Viking Centre, Jarrow's primary shopping area offers a good mix of high street stores and independent shops in a compact area with lots of free parking spaces.

With the likes of Argos, Boots, New Look, Wilkinsons and Morrisons as well as a number of smaller outlets including bakers and butchers, it's a great small town centre for bagging a bargain.

Hebburn Town Centre

Hebburn Town Centre has a number of local shops and national chains. There's plenty of parking and Hebburn Focus is just next door offering a library, swimming and other facilities.

The Nook and Laygate (South Shields)

These two separate areas of South Shields offer a more local shopping experience with the majority of shops being independent retailers.

Easily accessible from the town centre, hop on a bus to get to these popular community shopping spots.