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There are several good department stores in the area including Hoopers,
Marks & Spencer and John Lewis. 

Wilmslow residents have easy access to good supermarkets, there are two in Wilmslow town centre,  Waitrose Store and Sainsburys. There is also a Tesco Express which includes Wilmslow's Main Post Office.

Alderley Edge has one supermarket, Somerfield.  A further two supermarkets, Tesco Store and Sainsburys, can be found  just off  the A34 road, known locally as the Wilmslow  By Pass. These are approximately 10 and 15 mins north of Wilmslow town centre.

There is a wealth of speciality shops catering for a wide range of needs.  Some of these are listed below, and others you will discover when visiting Wilmslow.

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Department Stores

Susy KrakowskiHoopers of Wilmslow
Alderley Road, Wilmslow
Tel: 01625 525381

John Lewis
Wilmslow Road, Cheadle (off A34)
Tel: 0161 491 4914
Distance: 5 miles
Opening Times: Mon - Fri 10.00am - 8.00pm, Sat 9.00am - 6.00pm , Sun 11.00am - 5.00pm

This store has a very wide range of high quality goods, for example, they sell a variety of white goods, paints and wallpaper, garden furniture and equipment, curtain and dressmaking material as well as fashion and household goods. There is a restaurant upstairs and a cafe downstairs.
The store is beside Sainsburys supermarket.
There is a big car park next to the store which is free .

There is a bus service to the store from Wilmslow ( Bank Square ).
The journey takes about 30 mins.
Marks & Spencer
Handforth Dean (offA34)
Tel: 0161 485 8292
Distance: 2 miles
Opening Times: Monday - Friday: 9am -10pm; Saturday: 8am - 8pm and Sunday: 11am - 5pm

The store sells a wide range of both clothes and food. M & S
is well known for the quality of its ready prepared foods.
There is a very big car park next to the store which offers free parking. The store is next to Tesco , a large supermarket. and Allders which sells household goods.

There is a free bus service from Wilmslow to Handforth Dean every Mon. and Thurs. It starts at Knutsford Road, Fulshaw Park and picks up at a number of places including Arlington Way, Moor Lane ( Riflemans Arms ), Bank Square, Lacey Green and The Paddock in Handforth.

Out of Town
Trafford Centre
Trafford Park, just off the M60

Massive shopping center with restaurants and bars, as well as a multi-screen cinema showing all the latest relaeases. Open every day until late, plenty of parking
The Aga shop
82 Water Lane
Tel no. 01625 536954

AGA Shop Wilmslow AGA Shop Wilmslow Britain's love affair with Aga has spanned decades: the Aga shop provides enthusiasts with the ideal retail experience. Boasting a wide range of Aga cookers with a choice of 15 colours - there really is an Aga to suit every style of kitchen. Taste the difference and experience a cookery demonstration in store, please ask for our Events Programme or you can arrange for an Aga Test Drive, just speak to one of our members of staff. Cookware is essential and the Aga Cook Shop Collection contains stylish, functional products that prove a useful addition to any kitchen. Visit the Aga Shop in Wilmslow or call to request more information.
Arighi Bianchi
The Silk Road, Macclesfield SK10 1LH
Tel: 01625 613333
Distance: 9 miles
House Proud (Wilmslow) Ltd
Units 2&3 Kings Court, Water Lane, Wilmslow SK9 5AR
Tel: 01625 540407 Fax: 01625 540408
Distance: 0.25 miles

House Proud is a family company which offers a friendly and personal service to provide the finishing touches to your home - all those accessories that are so difficult to find and yet make all the difference.
The range includes door and window fittings, electrical fittings, bathroom accessories and many other items. The products are of high quality and in both traditional and modern styles, many of which are of British design.
Lakeland Limited
227 Wilmslow Road

0161 437 5511

Lakeland Limited Lakeland Limited, founded in 1963, is a family business based in Windermere, with over 30 stores nationwide, including Handforth. They are the UK's leading kitchenware specialist, offering a range of around 3,000 products, from innovative kitchen utensils and clever storage solutions to specialist preserving equipment and delicious speciality food. Lakeland's products are also available online or by mail order.
Wilmslow Interiors
70 Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5BB
Tel: 01625 535322 Fax: 01625 535323
Distance: 0.25 miles

Wilmslow Interiors has been established for over 20 years and offers a comprehensive, personal and professional service. The range of products includes carpets, curtains and wallpaper, and samples of all are available in the shop. Each product is selected for its quality, design and value for money. Carpets and curtains are installed and fitted to a very high standard by highly skilled craftspeople.
All enquiries are welcome and advice given if required, including a free home consultation and/or quotation if appropriate.
13 Water Lane
SK9 5AE 01625 416330

We retail with passion and enthusiasm the finest jewellery and wristwatches from our showroom in Wilmslow.

Family owned and managed since 1910, Cottrills is particularly renowned for handmade diamond jewellery, extensive swiss watch brand collections and our wedding ring studio. Our workshop creates jewellery of the highest quality and today we are unusual amongst retailers in that we employ our own Goldsmiths and setters rather tahn sub-contracting out or using out workers.

Cartier, Bulgari, Chopard, H.Stern, Gucci, IWC, Jeager-le Coutre, Corum, Blanc Pain, Audemars Piguet, Franck Muller, Omega, Longines, Tissot, Raymond Weil, Tag Heuer, Baccarat, Lalique, Theo Fennell.

Harrington and Hallworth - fine jewellers of Wilmslow
62, Grove Street, Wilmslow
Tel: 01625 548570

Expertise and a desire for excellence inspired the creation of Harrington and Hallworth some 25 years ago. The secret of their success comes from knowledge, an insistence on the very best and the utmost care of their clients.
The showroom is able to offer many of the most famous brands available in the world today. Exclusive collections from Chopard, Cartier, Bulgari, Omega, Gucci, Jaeger-le-Coultre and others grace the luxurious showroom on Wilmslow's Grove St.
Clients visiting the showroom expect exclusivity and individuality in their choice of jewellery. Clients with their own design ideas can expect complete satisfaction in the company's ability to interpret their wishes. For those who want individuality but don't have specific ideas in mind there are a wide range of handmade individual pieces in the showroom.

Haslams of Wilmslow

51 Alderley Rd, Wilmslow

Tel: 01625 525980


Distance: 0 miles

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm


Haslams of Wilmslow is a family run business that has been trading for over 30 years.

We are Footwear Specialists that offer high Quality footwear with an excellent standard of service & fitting.
Highly qualified shoe fitters, all members of the Society of Shoe Fitters, will offer you personal service in a friendly environment.


Gabor, Van Dal, Peter Kaiser, Rohde, Ecco, Dexter, Crockett & Jones, Barker, Mephisto, Grenson & many more top brands instock.

Jane's Exchange, Water Lane
J.P. Connolly Jewellers Ltd
69 London Road
Alderley Edge
Tel/Fax: 01625 590306
A fine selection of platinum, gold, gemset, modern and antique jewellery.

Breil, Rotary, Fossil and preowned watch brands

Antique silverware and flatware. rare pieces of Royal Copenhagen porcelain.

Gemological workshop for testing and valuations, on the premises undertaken by qualified gemologists

Jewellery, clock and watch repairs.

Pearl rethreading

Antique renovating of clocks and silverware

Ecclesiastical work undertaken

Opening times
9.30AM TO 5PM

Susy Krakowski Susy Krakowski
20 Altrincham Rd.
SK9 5ND 01625 535365 Fax. 01625 535364

Eclectic boutique with fabulous hats, fascinators and accessories offering a bespoke hat service with hats designed by Susy Krakowski as well as a selection of Marzi and Grevi hats.
A large range of jewellery including Danish and Italian designs.
Stunning clothes, handbags by Orca, wraps, gifts and much more plus sale starting in January.

Sweaty Betty, Water Lane
The Flower Shop (Wilmslow) Ltd
104 Water Lane
Tel 01625 419646 Websites:

We are located in the town centre of Wilmslow. Our head florist Ian Lloyd has demonstrated flowers world wide in 16 countries from America to Japan as well as featuring in many Magazines. We stock a wide selection of flowers from cottage garden style to tropical. We also stock Gund teddy bears, Thornton chocolates and many brands of Champagne from £20-£210 ( Cristal) all of which we can deliver within the local area. We are the areas only Master florist and a Gold finalist in the 2006 flower shop of the year competition We also run flower workshops for fun and florists for more details on dates visit our web site on We are an active member of the Wilmslow business group and offer a customer loyalty card on flower purchases over £15
GroovyChocs.- Telephone Melissa on 07817 218984
Peter Herd of Wilmslow
45 Chapel Lane, Wilmslow SK9 5JH
Tel: 01625 536922 Fax: 01625 549594 E-Mail:

Peter Herd is an established Bakers and Confectioners and household name in the area since 1972.
We produce real bread made by real craftsmen, made to measure sandwiches including the popular all day breakfast, freshly baked hot savouries and a mouth watering selection of cakes.
We offer a Total Corporate Package including all day breakfasts, working lunches, buffets and corporate cakes. Our wedding and celebration cake department offers a range of tailor made services to suit your individual needs.
Our highly skilled team are willing, able and delighted to deal with any query by telephone or appointment to discuss all your requirements.
Town Flowers of Wilmslow - 11b Water Lane, Wilmslow - Tel: 01625 537131
Chelsea Flowers - 55, Chapel Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5JH - Tel: 01625 524440
Unleashed Pet Boutique 65, Chapel Lane, Wilmslow Tel. no. 01625 548548
Dean Row Road, Wilmslow
Tel: No telephone number available
Opening Times: Opening Hours: Mon -  Sat, 8.00am - 8.00pm, Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm

This store doesn't carry a large range of goods but it's prices are very reasonable.
Cheadle (off A34)
Tel: 0161 428 7714
Distance: 5 miles

Opening times: Mon - Sat 8.00am - 10.00pm, Sun 10.00am - 5.00pm
This store is next to John Lewis Department store, about 15 mins. by car from the centre of Wilmslow. There is a bus service to the store from Wilmslow. Buses leave from Bank Square in Wilmslow at 9.15, 9.45, 10.15, 10.45 continuing this pattern up to and including 1.45pm.
Sainsburys (Alderley Road)
Alderley Road, Wilmslow
Tel: 01625 532360
Opening Times: Mon - Sat 8.30am - 10.00pm, Sun 11.00am - 4.00pm

There is a car park next to this store. It is owned by the local council which charges for this amenity.
Somerfield Store
7, The Parade, Alderley Edge
Tel: 01625 585520
Opening Times: Mon - Fri 8.30am - 8.00pm, Sat 8.00am - 7.00pm, Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm

There is parking in front of the store for which there is a charge.
Handforth Dean (off A34 )
Tel: 0161 251 7300
Distance: 2 miles
Opening Times: Mon - Fri 24hrs per day. Sat closes 10.00pm, Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm

There is a pharmacy in this store.
It is open Mon - Sat 9.00am - 9.00pm, Sun 10.00am - 4.00pm
It dispenses private prscriptions, but does not dispense NHS prescriptions. However the pharmacist is happy to give advice.
The store is located between Marks & Spencer's and Allders, about 10 mins. by car from the centre of Wilmslow. There is a very large car park in front of these stores where free parking is available.
There is a free bus service from Wilmslow to Handforth Dean every Monday and Thursday.
Tesco Express
Alderley Road, Wilmslow
Distance: 0
Opening Times: 6.00am to 11.00pm 7 days a week

This is a small store which sells a good range of foods, newspapers and magazines. The main Post Office is situated at the back of the store. It's opening hours are Mon/Fri 8.30am to 6.00pm and Sat. 8.30am to 2.00pm
Church St. Wilmslow, 01625 538831
Opening times: Mon – Thurs 8.30am – 8.00pm, Fri 8.30am – 9.00pm, Sat 8.00am – 8.00pm, Sun 10.00am – 4.00pm

There is a pharmacy in the store
Town Centre
Chocolate Trading Co

PO Box 114, Alderley Edge
Cheshire, SK9 7WG
Tel: 01625 592808

A Wilmslow business, the largest online UK retailer of quality chocolates !
Hoopers of Wilmslow - Alderley Road, Wilmslow - Tel: 01625 525381
Ottakar's Bookshops - 29, Grove St., Wilmslow, SK9 1DU - Tel: 01625 521685 fax: 01625 521377

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Haslams of Wilmslow

51 Alderley Rd, Wilmslow

Tel: 01625 525980

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm


Haslams of Wilmslow is a family run business that has been trading for over 30 years.

We are Footwear Specialists that offer high Quality footwear with an excellent standard of service & fitting.
Highly qualified shoe fitters, all members of the Society of Shoe Fitters, will offer you personal service in a friendly environment.


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