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Address: Widnes Market Hall Bradley Way, Widnes WA8 6UE, England
Phone Number: +44 151 511 8880
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free parking, next to the bus station and near the central shopping area....

Free parking, next to the bus station and near the central shopping area. What more could you ask!. Open every day except Tues and Sun, closed Bank Holiday Mondays.

Widnes indoor and outdoor market offers the shopper traditional value in a modern venue.Stallholders provide fresh fruit, fish, vegetables, flowers, fresh and cooked meats, a wide range of clothing and furnishings, hardware, computers, telephone accessories, Cafe, DIY and even haircuts!Wednesdays there's a flea market selling second hand goods, from books to vacuum cleaners and coins.

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Looking a little tired

Don't visit often as there is nothing really in here that we need. Ok for Christmas shopping ideas I suppose or a unusual gift.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2016
Widnes, United Kingdom
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Widnes, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Don't visit often as there is nothing really in here that we need. Ok for Christmas shopping ideas I suppose or a unusual gift.

Thank kittychrispy
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

I imagine most visitors to Widnes are there for a family event or to visit Liverpool by train. Two bridges (road and rail) span the Mersey and are very attractive. A third is being built along with a new road system which is making Runcorn hard to navigate even for locals. The first sight of Widnes across the bridge is... More 

Thank Anon_Kent_11
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

I live in Widnes but have to say there market is nothing special, in fact I would say the best thing about it that probably is worth a visit is the butchers near the exit to the outdoor market, they make fresh barns to order with a good selection of toppings and they always taste really fresh. And sometimes they... More 

Thank Thefixer1
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Never ever been to Widnes before today. Got here via train from Oxford red mcr- an OK journey all told thru Warrington etc. Set off on foot got lost ended up @ the market. Bustling and busy and some okay stalls covered and uncovered and some very friendly locals. Nowhere near as uninteresting as I'd erroneously thought. Took off on... More 

1 Thank obecarrion1
CheshireSkipper, Public Relations Manager at Widnes Market, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, its great to find something and then find its different than you thought. By the way, the Bongs may not be what you think it is! It's "Old Cheshire" language meaning a bit of wooded land near a stream (a little stream called Bowers Brook runs though the area.) Anyway, glad you had a good time... More 

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43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

Got great memories of Widnes market. But it seems to be in decline, lots of empty stalls and quite a few old faces missing. There is a need and people do attend, is it a lack of funding and foresight from the council? Good luck yo the stall holders i hope you get the support that you deserve.

3 Thank Geoff M
Prescot, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

As a market should be,you will not come away empty handed.Dont go Tuesday as its closed.There is something for everyone here,it's what the other towns lack.

1 Thank Caroline K
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28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

Went to Widnes Market when visiting my mum for her birthday. Loved Widnes Market. Always find something to buy.

1 Thank Malika L
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260 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Widnes market is great, there are several different types of stalls and some great deals too, there are several places to park and is in a good location.

Thank rabbit55
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197 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Widnes market is well positioned by the main shopping area with plenty of free parking and right by the main bus stops. It has both and indoor and outdoor area both of which are mostly full, can't think of any of the units being empty for long. There is a good variety of stalls. Both of the veg stalls are... More 

Thank ClareH2010
St Helens, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Nice little market, got to be one of the last of its kind though. Friendly stall holders and some really great stalls. Definitely worth a visit if your in the area.

Thank daniellehm86

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