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Everything you need to know when visiting Altrincham

Shopping

Altrincham’s exceptional mix of top high street brands, wide range of independent retailers and award-winning market makes it a highly attractive shopping destination.

Pedestrianised George Street is just a couple of minutes’ walk from the tram, bus and rail interchange, and its retailers include House of Fraser, Marks & Spencer, Debenhams, Boots, Next, H&M, River Island, Clarks, Monsoon, Accessorize, Waterstones, Paperchase, The Entertainer, Wilko, WH Smith, The Works and more.

You will also find excellent independent stores, particularly good for jewellery, gifts, home furnishings, furniture, art and fashion. Try Greenwood Street, Moss Lane, Stamford New Road and the Downs for interesting specialist shops – ideal for a browse for that elusive special purchase.

Market days (Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday) offer something completely different for Altrincham shoppers, with stalls selling a mixture of top quality regional produce and artisan speciality goods.

Looking for something in particular? Find the full range of Altrincham's retail options here.