Residents and visitors to the town of Killingworth in Tyne on Wear will find plenty if shopping opportunities in the area for all your household needs as well as satisfying other retail requirements you may have. The Killingworth Centre is the closest option just 5 miles north of Newcastle and on the outskirts of the town itself, this is home to a variety of different retail companies, vendors and other services. It is situated next to the A19 and is just 2 and a half miles east of the A1 so it is very easy to access by car as well as by public transport with regular bus services running to and from the centre to nearby residential areas.
The Post Office is situated in units 29 & 30 of the Killingworth Centre for all your postal and mail service requirements while you will also find the Cosmic Kids Play area nearby in unit 34. This is ideal for parents with small children who want time to themselves to shop while their toddlers are entertained under supervision in a soft play area complete with playhouse and rides for their additional amusement but there is also a larger soft play ball pitch for children aged 4 and upwards. Children can play here unsupervised or while their parents watch nearby as they enjoy refreshments from the small adjacent café, which offers a of food and drinks for adults and children. There is also a McDonalds in the centre with the usual selection of fast food options for those who prefer to eat on the go while those with a sweet tooth may want to pay a visit to the renowned Thorntons confectionery outlet with its selection of exclusive chocolates, fudge and toffee products. WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC are also on site here for all your grocery and household needs including fresh meat and produce, baked goods and dairy products, with many local residents opting to do their weekly or monthly shop here.
Wilkinson’s Department Store is another favourite among locals as it offers a wide range of clothing and household products including furniture and furnishings at very reasonable prices so it offers a great selection especially for those on a budget. One of Europe’s biggest footwear retailers, Deichmann Shoes are located in units 11-13 of the Killingworth centre. Here you will find a selection of quality footwear for children and adults of all ages and shoe sizes at competitive prices in a range that includes boots, shoes, sandals and trainers. Ladies will find a good selection of women’s clothing at Select from casual dresses to evening wear, sportswear to shoes and everything in between with sizes to suit all including plus-size and maternity wear options available. You will also find a variety of other outlets offering useful services that you may need if you are staying in the area including Klick for all your photographic and processing requirements, The Travelworld Group (Travel Agents & Holiday Company) plus Bowes Mitchell Estate Agents.