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Christmas Shopping

Don't leave your Christmas shopping to the last minute! With so many wonderful places to shop in Merseyside, you'll be shopping till you drop!

Liverpool ONE

Where better to do your Christmas shopping then in the heart of the city centre? Liverpool One has every brand you can think of; from designer shops such as Radley, Reiss and Flannels to high street shops including H&M and New Look. Shop till you drop all day and come night time you can truly appreciate the magical Christmas lights and Christmas tree that stands proudly over Paradise Street. 

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Chester

Chester is a haven for shopping and it’s even more magical during the Christmas time. With the oldest shop front in England and two high streets which offer you high-street havens, independent galleries, antique shops and chic boutiques; you will find yourself spoilt for choice. The Grosvenor Shopping Centre is home to over 60 stores and with brands such as Boss, Debenhams, Topshop you’ll definitely find a bargain or two. So make a day of it, head to Chester for a shop and enjoy a bite to eat after it and soak up the magical Christmas atmosphere.

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Southport

Southport is a great place for you to shop for exclusive Christmas gifts; with hundreds of stores to cover your every taste from high street brands to unique boutiques. The famous Lord Street comes alive at Christmas when the trees are ablaze with twinkling lights. You can also pop to the Wayfarers Shopping Arcade which is bursting with unique and independent shops, perfect if you’re hoping to find something different for your Christmas party. It’s hard not to get into the festive spirit when you’re shopping in Southport this Christmas!

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Cheshire Oaks

Not only is Cheshire Oaks a great place for you to pick up your Christmas gifts, Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet also has a whole host of festivities over the Christmas season.

Don't miss out on Europe’s largest walk-in Christmas tree will be on show! Standing as tall as 7 buses and with over 100,000 baubles, this tree is definitely not one to be missed! There is even thousands of twinkling lights inside the tree for you to enjoy!  

So, if you’re hoping to pick up a bargain or simply window shopping then Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet is the place for you.   

 

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