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Darwin and Pride Hill Shopping Centres

Shrewsbury's two largest shopping centres, which host a collection of top high street names, are perched on Pride Hill. The Darwin Centre and Pride Hill Centre are multi-level shopping malls sitting amongst the very old streets of Shrewsbury. Housed within them are many shops and cafes, including high street fashion, food and drink, health and beauty and plenty of independents.

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High street fashion

The Darwin Centre hosts a collection of top names; including casual fashions from River IslandTopshop and H&M, whilst opportunity for business or special occasion styling can be found at Monsoon, where you can pick up your perfect party dresses or elegant eveningwear. For those looking for something special, jewellers Ernest Jones and Pandora are on hand to assist with your gift selection.

High street favourites in the Pride Hill Centre include the footwear experts of Clarks, quality fashion and homeware at Next, fashionable family style at Peacocks, clothing for women and teens at New Look, and stylish shoes with comfort built in at Hotter.

Food and drink

Refuel without leaving the centre with the cookie and cake selection at Café Flavour, or for great food and value for money, lunch at Massarella's will provide the perfect rest-spot and still leave you with money for even more retail therapy.

Health and beauty

K2 is a Sassoon-partner salon run by Bond Street trained Philip Minton who once cut the hair of Vidal Sassoon's wife. The experienced team invite you to join them for a new style, up-do for an evening out, or simply for a trim. Although, if you're planning a rapid transformation, Supercuts can tame tresses in a hurry.

For those wishing for a glamorous gathering, Girly Girlz are on hand to organise children's pamper parties.

If you're in need cosmetic staples, or eye and hearing health advice, there is a dedicated Boots Opticians in the Darwin Centre and Boots, in the Pride Hill Shopping Centre.

Children's toys and games

Get something for the kids in the Pride Hill Centre with a visit to The Entertainer, is full of family favourites and the unbeatable outdoor collection will encourage any little ones to get active.

Discover geeky gadgets and perfect presents in Hawkin's Bazaar, their pocket money toys are great for the occasional treat. Don't be surprised to find staff on space hoppers and flying gizmos in this Aladdin's Cave.

Independents

Many independents can be found amongst familiar High Street brands in Pride Hill; betrothed beauties can pick out the wedding dress of their dreams at Heavenly Brides and BellesGreen Ginger specialises in greetings cards and postcards with a local flavour and Mollie's Sweetshop (created by 9 year old Mollie Price and run by her parents) stocks shelves of sugary treats.

Bespoke, hand-made furniture can be found at the family run Shepherd Hills Furniture, or for something unique, the Extraordinary Furniture Company have a selection of pieces that you will be pushed to find elsewhere.

The centres host a collection of top high street names.

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Founded in 1884, Peacocks has long been established as a value-for-money clothing retailer. From the mid 1990s onward Peacocks experienced significant development and growth and a greater emphasis on fashion, which helped to propel the brand to even greater success in today's market.

Located in Pride Hill Shopping Centre, PhoneBooth is the place to go for mobile phone accessories, unlocking and repairs. The company offers the most competitive prices for repairs on most mainstream mobile phones. PhoneBooth can also provide same-day repairs, and all repairs come with a full 12 month warranty.

Poundland was established in April 1990, based on a very simple, yet amazing concept. Stores stock a huge range of items, each offered for sale at only £1 each, fantastic value for money. As Europe's biggest single price discount retailer, Poundland delivers amazing value to customers each and every day! Millions of savvy customers enjoy the fun and exciting shopping experience of Poundland in its 400 plus stores nationwide.

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Poundworld is one of the UK's biggest single price retailers. Formerly known as Everything's a £1, the family run business now has over 180 stores nationwide, with further expansion planned. Poundworld aims to provide a great value alternative to other high-street retailers, combined with a modern and refreshing shopping experience. Poundworld offers over 5,000 products for the price of just £1, including big name brands such as Cadbury's and Coca-Cola.

Pride Hill Shopping Centre is located on the main shopping street of Pride Hill.

National retailers such as NEXT, HMV, Hotter, Peacocks and New Look share space with Independents such as Lipstick & Gin, Turners Furniture, Green Ginger and Waltons Shoe repairs. The shopping centre also has childrens activities happening throughout the school holidays.

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