Toys

Launched in 1993, JoJo Maman Bébé offers competitively priced, fashionable maternity wear, adorable but practical baby and children's clothing and a comprehensive collection of nursery products to cover the period from pregnancy to pre-school. Pop in and see the exclusive designs for yourself.

Set in the heart of Shrewsbury, the Parade Shopping Centre provides a unique shopping experience. There are over 25 individual shops on two floors at the Grade II Georgian building, which is fronted by four imposing Doric columns.

The Parade was converted from the Royal Salop Infirmary, where Charles Darwin's father once practiced as a doctor, after it faced demolition in 1979 and was turned into shops and apartments, with stunning views over the River Severn and beyond.

Collectables

The County Sleep Shop is the longest established Bed and Nursery Retailer in the County. They stock a variety of well known Nursery and Bed Brands. They are easy to find on the corner of Wyle Cop and Town Walls, in the heart of Shrewsbury. The Shop and Showrooms perfectly compliment the beautiful surroundings of the town. Two Car Parks are close and convenient and there are also pay and display spaces with parking for disabled customers at the back of the Bed Showrooms on Beeches Lane.

Infinity and Beyond is a retailer in the Darwin Shopping Centre, selling action figures, mini busts, statues, comic books, graphic novels, t-shirts and limited editions. Customers can choose from the latest Marvel & DC comics, new releases from McFarlane, NECA, Hasbro, Mezco and many more. There's something for everyone, including X-Men, Batman, Superman, Spider-man, Warcraft, Star War and Transformers.

Hawkins Bazaar is the home of great gift ideas, geeky gadgets, terrific toys and everything else that makes a perfect present.

Hawkins Bazaar search the globe to bring you the very best, interesting and downright quirky items that they can find, ensuring there’s something fun in their collection for everyone.

Their store also has the enviable reputation of being an official Hornby product concession outlet, which has such great brands as Airfix, Corgi, Hornby Trains, Humbrol and Scalextrix.

Write Here! is full of surprises. Rumous has it that there's been a shop on this site for 800 years, and the present incarnation is Write Here! 

Write Here have a selection of pens - especially fountain pens - from the top makers around the world. Have a look at their website, then visit the store for helpful and informed advice on choosing your perfect pen. To complement your new pen, choose from the great range of stationery; journals, notebooks, notepaper and ink.

Twinkle Twinkle is an independent retailer of children's clothing, located on Dogpole in the town centre. The style of the shop is traditional with a modern twist, promising customers quality, originality and reasonable prices! The shop stocks a variety of well-known brands, including French Connection, Petit Bateau, Petit Patapon, Nurtured by Nature, Me-Too, and many more. Twinkle Twinkle also offers wooden toys and accessories. The stock is mostly European, originating from countries like France, Denmark, Portugal, Italy and the UK.

Vinegar Hill is a lifestyle store, packed with wonderful homeware, gifts and fashion. A family run business with seven stores dotted around the south and west of England, the owners have a passion for buying and creativity which creates a unique in-store environment. This ensures that the business retains an independent feel. The shop in St Marys Street stocks an array of gifts, homeware, candles, jewellery and accessories, as well as stationery, clocks and gifts for children.

Please see website for opening hours.