Local Shopping in South Durham


9 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

For that special occasion, get everything you need at Beverley's. From earrings to shoes, from handbags to that special dress, come to Beverley's. Quality fashions that will not disappoint, on Fore Bondgate in Bishop Auckland.

Bondgate Gallery

51 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

Eric Thompson is our resident artist and we specialise in original watercolours and limited edition prints showing scenes from around the North East. We also have a framing and a printing service, as well as handmade glassware and ceramics.

Cameo Fine Art

157 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

We sell gorgeous home accessories by Parlane, Gisela Graham and Heaven Sends, home fragrance by Lampe Berger and costume jewellery. We also offer a bespoke framing service. Call in and let Cameo turn your house into a home.

Carpets Direct

St. Helen Auckland

With over thirty years in the carpet and flooring business you're sure of the best advice. With a huge choice of quality carpets and floorings to suit every pocket. For quality, service and value.

Forever Memories Photography Studio

Hope Street, Crook

Specialising in making beautiful creative newborn and children’s portraits for you to hang in your home or even give as a gift for your love ones. They also cover all passport and visa photograph need too. Look them up on Facebook.

Iced Flair

140 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

Come to Iced Flair for all of your cake and sugar craft products. From tin hire to sprinkles, flower paste to petal dust there's so much to choose from. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and produce bespoke cakes to your specific design using only the freshest and finest ingredients.


136 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

Come and see our beautiful bridal gowns, bridesmaids dresses and special occasion dresses. Image offers you an experience you will treasure from the day you choose your dress until the day you wear it. For first class service and professional advice call in and see us.

Newgate Electrical & Plumbing

177 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

Newgate Plumbing and Electrics - now under new management. Boilers, bathrooms, bulbs, cables - we stock it all. Why not give us a try. 01388 450187. You won't be disappointed with the discounts we have to offer.

Nip & Tuck

61 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

We do clothing alterations and have a fine selection of children's occasion wear and baby wear. Pop in for a service with a smile.

Rio Bar

1A Tenters Street, Bishop Auckland

Our friendly staff will serve you home cooked foods, some with an Italian tradition - like lasagne or pizza. We also do an all day breakfast with tea or coffee for £3.20. Takeaways are available on 01388 606305.

Sam Zair's Cafe

10 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

We have been established for over 100 years and we specialise in traditional home made food. Meet up with old and new friends and soak up a great atmosphere and enjoy a cappuccino which will make your day.

Switch On

155 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

For all your electrical needs visit us at Switch On - your local independent Euronics store. We're the one that offers so much more.

The Edge

2 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

We offer the full pamper package from hair, beauty, sun beds, ear piercings, acryllic nails and much much more. Why not come in for a free consultation and even a coffee to see the array of services we offer.

The Goodie Box

87 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

We now have available Mr Whippy Lemon Top ice cream. Call in soon and enjoy the great taste. You can also have one of our finest Italian coffees or real Yorkshire tea with a friend.


156 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

We aim to provide hair design for the entire family with a free, professional consultation. Appointments not always required. A modern, award winning salon with traditional values.

Warrens Lighting

179 Newgate Street, Bishop Auckland

Here at Warrens Lighting we offer you a showroom bursting with a staggering array of lights with prices to match, if not better than the internet. With a friendly, knowledgable staff there to help guide and advise you in choosing the perfect lighting for your home.

Windrow Sports

5-7 Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland

We stock country sports equipment, fishing tackle, country clothing and a range of wellington boots. We have a model department with a large selection of Airfix type model kits and model railway equipment. 01388 603759.

Petal Perfection

Hope Street Crook

They stock a large range of fresh flowers for all occasions specialising in hand tied bouquets. They also have locally crafted gifts and cards. If you have forgotten that special occasion, give them a call on 07946 262 959.

Williamson Family Butchers

Hope Street Crook

At Williamson Family butchers they offer a wide range of high quality, locally sourced meat. They also sell freshly cooked chickens, fresh homemade sandwiches and pies every day at a great price.

Crook Pets Centre

Hope Street Crook

Has everything for your pet’s needs, food, toys and accessories. They also stock small animals, rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, birds as well as tropical and cold water fish.

The Cornerhouse

Hope Street Crook

Great bar with a friendly atmosphere that serves locally sourced fresh food seven days a week. Reserve a table by ringing 01388 229435. See them on Facebook. Why not try one of their delicious cocktails.

The Pooch Parlour

Hope Street Crook

Do everything from a bath to full grooming, including clippings and hand stripping. Large breeds are catered for and free nail clippings with every full groom. Stockist of James Wellbeloved pet food and Frontline flea and tick treatments.

B & H Jewellers

High Street, Spennymoor

They sell a wide range of gold and silver jewellery including diamonds. They also stock a large range of watches including Police and Sekonda. They also repair broken items. Looking for that special gift, why not call in or give them a ring on 01388 812734.

Fancy That

High Street, Spennymoor

Has everthing you need for that fancy dress party with a huge range of wigs, pakeup, maskes and party accessories, including helium balloons of air filled balloons. Have a look at the wevsite www.fancythat1.co.uk or become a frien on Facebook and get all the special offers.

Art Decor

High Street, Spennymoor

If you are looking for that special piece of art work or a limited edition print have a look at the selection of work from Sue Howes, Janet Rogers and Betty Mair. They also offer a bespoke framing service for your own pictures, medals or sport memorabilia, call in to see the side range of frames and mounts to choose from.

Hockings Butchers

High Street, Spennymoor

If you are looking for locally sourced beef, pork or ham visit the newly refurbished shop in the |High Street Spennymoor. They have a wide selection of homemade pies, sandwiches, cooked meats and readymade meals.

Nelsons of Spennymoor Car Sales

Cambridge Street, Spennymoor

The motto is ‘the family company that cares’. They have forty years of experience and the majority of their cars come with a complete service history. Call in or look at the website www.nelsonsofspennnymoor.co.uk or give them a ring on 07747 620 689. They can even source a car for you.

Card Craft

Hope Street Crook

Get the card for the special person in your life. They also stock Woodwick candles and they have one of the largest stocks of Yankee candles in the North East.
Look them up on Facebook or call in on Hope Street, Crook. You can even give them a ring on 01388 768435.

Simply Bathrooms

Finkle Street, Bishop Auckland

Simply Bathrooms. Why complicate thing when they can do it all. Plumbing, plastering, wiring, tiling, plus free survey and estimates, it’s that simple.
Look them up at www.simplybathroomsbishopauckland.co.uk/ or call into the show room on Finkle Street, Bishop Auckland. Open Monday to Saturday 10 till 4.

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