WE ARE OPEN for essential retailers

22nd May 2020

The centre has now adopted a KEEP LEFT POLICY, with some areas one way only. Please also follow the Governments social distancing guidance at all times.

Please be kind to each other and our colleagues. Please give each other space.

Are all the entrances open?

All centre entrances are open ( with some doors locked and others entry only and some exit only ), please adhere to signage on the doors.

Exit via the Cathedral entrance is from the middle mall only via the stairs and escalators near Primark.

What about walking on the malls?

Please keep left whilst in the centre

Follow the government social distancing guidelines. Please adhere to signage around the centre on the malls, especially at stairs, lifts and escalators.

There are hand sanitiser units located at each entrance / exit and around the centre for your use.


Don’t arrange to meet up with other groups.

Try to avoid busy areas, go to quieter areas first.

Please be kind to each other and our colleagues. Please give each other space.

Are your car parks open?

Our Red car park remains closed.

Please use the Blue / Green car park accessed from Almshouse Lane.

Parking is currently FREE of charge.

Which shops are open?

The stores currently open are essential stores:-


Holland & Barrett

International Foods

Marks and Spencers

Mega Pound Shop




Please visit https://www.ridingscentre.com/shop-with-us for stores opening times.

Please follow and adhere to individual stores guidelines, when in their store.

Are your toilets and baby changing open? 

Our public toilets and baby changing remain closed.

Is the Customer Services lounge open? 

Our customer service lounge remains closed, please contact 01924 787 787 if you need help.

Is ShopMobility open? 

This remains closed, please contact 01924 787 787 if you require a scooter to hire.

Is the Food Court Open? 

The food court remains closed

Is the Cinema Open? 

The cinema is currently closed, visit https://www.ridingscentre.com/reel-cinema for the latest information and to keep up to date.

Is there still Customer Seating on the mall? 

This as been removed, any other seating on the mall is currently out of use.

Is Our Yard open? 

This area and the activities, table tennis etc remains closed. 

When will in-centre activities start?

All activities including Kids Club and Cuppa Club are postponed until further notice. Visit https://www.ridingscentre.com/latest-events to keep up to date.

Any other questions? 

If you have any other questions or concerns, please contact info@ridingscentre.com


Opening Hours

7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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10:30 am - 4:30 pm