Shops & Shopping

Key shopping areas located in Gloucestershire, including high street shops, shopping centres as well as independent stores. You can browse for most products somewhere in the county including in Gloucester, Cirencester & Cheltenham.


  • Jewellers – Shops selling jewellery throughout the county.
  • Menswear – Retailers throughout the county selling men’s clothing.
  • CBD – Places to buy supplies in the towns of Gloucestershire.
  • Sports – Places selling sporting goods including clothing in the towns of the county.
  • Markets – Primarily for locally produced food but also many handmade goods and clothing.
  • Florists – Need to send a thank you or for special occasions.
  • European Food – Grocery stores catering to international cookery.

Shopping Centres

There is s diverse selection of shops and shopping centres in the county, many people claim Cheltenham has the best options in the county.

Regent Arcade Cheltenham

The Regent Arcade Shopping centre in Cheltenham has over 60 shops and is a great place to go shopping. The arcade houses both independent stores as well as some international brands. The arcade is home to the Wishing Fish Clock, what is believed to be the tallest mechanical clock in the world.

Regent Arcade Shopping Centre

The Regent arcade has many options for clothes shops including Bravissimo a lingerie retailer, H&M a fashion chair and Schuh a popular shoe shop. The shopping centre is home to some luxury stores like Pandora who sell their distinctive silver jewellery and Apricot a unique ladies fashion brand. All Shops…

Gloucester Quays

The stylish Quays shopping outlet is easy walking distance from Gloucester’s beautiful, historic centre and city shops. The Quays Outlet centre is unique in being located so near to a city centre while being set in quite spectacular surroundings. The design combining the beautiful historic docks and its industrial architecture with waterfront restaurants, bars, boutiques has to be seen to be appreciated.

Gloucester City Centre

The city centre is composed of 4 main streets meeting at “the Cross”, Northgate Street, Southgate Street, Eastgate Street & Westgate Street. The town centre also has many shops in two main shopping arcades “Kings Walk” and “Eastgate Shopping Centre”.

Eastgate Shopping Centre

The Eastgate Shopping centre in Gloucester includes a variety of shops including the local indoor market. The shopping centre has retail outlets on the ground floor, on the 1st floor is an area to enjoy some food including cafes and other eateries. Above that accessible by lift is a car park.

Eastgate Shopping Centre

Some of the notable eateries in the centre include; The Farmhouse Deli which is a nice place to grab a bit to eat or a hot pork baguette for lunch. The M&S Cafe is also located in the area as is a nice greasy spoon cafe in the market.

There are many fashion retailers in the centre including JD Sports, M&S and H&M. There is also a handy health food shop The Grape Tree.

Featured Shops

Some notable independent stores throughout the county.

Dorothy Perkins

Dorothy Perkins has a great collection of affordable, feminine fashion updated daily in sizes 6 to 22. They are a great place for tops, bottoms, shoes, accessories, coats and more.  Dorothy Perkins have stores in both Gloucester and Cheltenham. More Info…