Where to shop
Shopping in Tamworth – the old town
What could be better than combining a visit to a historical town with some leisurely browsing around independent and unique stores, then maybe taking time for a coffee or snack.
There has been a real focus on local produce for food shopping and Tamworth, located in the rural county of Staffordshire, has access to suppliers right on the doorstep.
Ankerside Shopping Centre with over 60 of your favourite high street names is situated right in the centre of the old town and overlooks the beautiful Castle Grounds and parking couldn’t be easier with over 700 spaces.
The Co-op Department Store dating back to 1885 still stands in the heart of the old town in a beautiful heritage building.
Tamworth also has an historic market dating back to 1560 that takes place every Tuesday and Saturday, there’s always a bargain to be had and a great atmosphere.