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The Bridges

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Not bad

Not a bad shopping centre, plenty of different stores, nice seating which makes a change... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newport, Wales, United Kingdom
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Not Bad If You're In The Area

I wouldn't travel here on a special trip to The Bridges Shopping centre, but if I was in the area... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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“river island”(3 reviews)
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High street shopping under one roof with big brand names including Debenhams, Next, Topshop, Superdry, Pandora, Swarovski, Schuh, Lush & Primark.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Sunderland SR1 3DR, England
+44 191 510 8581
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All reviews shopping centre river island under cover single level eldon square plenty of parking toilet facilities debenhams seating
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad shopping centre, plenty of different stores, nice seating which makes a change, interesting little market in the corner too, easily pass an hour or two here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JamieL706
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I wouldn't travel here on a special trip to The Bridges Shopping centre, but if I was in the area I'd pop in. It has a few big shops such as Debenhams. It's OK to keep you busy for an hour or so but not...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jazzjph
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Slowly getting worse, all the good shops are closing as rates are too high driving the stores away. Still a few good shops left, in summer a kids indoor beach is available but prices are getting higher each year. Plenty of places to grab a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Called here today for a birthday present for my daughter in law what a dirty dingy place not a patch on Newcastle or the metrocentre and very little selection even the pound shoes are closing down

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lynnylala
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Always plenty of places to park..good selection of shops to suit everyone needs.. good toilet facilities.. there a good choice of places to eat..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank julie l
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

The range of shops is limited and the facilities could do with being updated. It’s convenient and you can probably get what you need here. It’s great that it’s in the town centre, but it’s no Metrocentre or Eldon square.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I often visit Bridges and love the variety of shops as it caters for everyone's choice whatever it may be :) plenty of cafes, and comfy chairs around for people to relax. I remember what it looked like in 70s before was built :) it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Heather G
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Debenhams, Boots, Disney etc. Yes it gets the chavs but so does the Metro Centre and Eldon Square but as the Bridges is on one level and relatively small prob more noticeable. Plenty of parking and decent choice of shops - always very clean.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ian S
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Very shabby and very cheep looking needs to be updated full of chavs in this shopping Center and thrifts too stay clear

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank kanes927
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Good little indoor, covered, shopping centre. There are many worse shopping centres in the North East of England. Decent, quality shops and not the charity shops of other places.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Travelingjohn123
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