Lockdown easing: These are all the shops reopening at Wakefield's Trinity Walk, The Ridings and Junction 32 shopping centres from Monday

Coffee shops, hairdressers, clothes retailers and more will be allowed to reopen their doors in Wakefield from Monday.

Thursday, 8th April 2021, 1:20 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th April 2021, 1:22 pm
Lockdown easing: These are all the shops reopening at Wakefield's Trinity Walk, The Ridings and Junction 32 shopping centres from Monday

As thousands of businesses prepare to welcome customers for the first time in more than three months, these are all the shops which have confirmed reopening plans at the Wakefield district's Trinity Walk, the Ridings and Junction 32 shopping centres - and all the rules shoppers will be expected to follow.

The Ridings Shopping Centre

Longer opening hours and new businesses are on the cards when stores reopen at The Ridings on Monday.

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All entrances to the centre and car parks remain open, and all toilet facilities will also be available.

All stores at the centre will reopen, with fashion retailer Primark confirming longer opening hours of 8.30am to 6.30pm Monday to Saturday.

TK Maxx is also expected to open for longer hours.

M&S remains open for customers and Morrisons will also open from 7am to 9pm, Monday to Saturday.

The Fresh Juice Bar, Esquires and Grind, will reopen for takeaway, with new outdoor seating facilities available at the Kirkgate branch of Grind.

And Cake Box, a new business specialising in handmade, fresh, egg-free cream cakes, will also open for the first time on the lower mall.

Trinity Walk Shopping Centre

Dozens of shops at Trinity Walk will reopen from Monday, April 12, as well as the centre's toilets and car park - including normal parking charges.

One-way systems, queue boxes and rules around face masks will remain in place, while extra cleaning schedules will be in place across the centre.

The full list of shops reopening is as follows:

Asda Living - reopening April 12 (Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-7pm, Sun 10.30am to 4.30pm)

Barclays - open (Mon, Wed, Fri: 9.30am-2.30pm)

Betty Loves Candles - click & collect (10am-2pm weekdays, 11am-2pm weekends)

Bonmarche - reopening April 12 (Mon-Sat 9am-4.30pm, Sun 10am-4pm)

Burger King - reopening April 12 (takeaways 11am-8pm)

Casa Peri Peri - new opening coming mid-April

Clintons - reopening April 12

Cooplands - open

Costa - open

Debenhams - reopening April 12 (Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 10.30am-4.30pm)

Eurochange - open

GIVEBOX - reopening April 14 (Weds-Sat 10am-4pm)

Greggs - open

H&M - reopening April 12 (Mon–Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10am-4pm)

H Samuel - reopening April 12

I Mobile - reopening April 12 (repairs click & collect until then)

Jacobs - open for takeaways and reopening April 12

Lush - reopening April 12 (until then order & collect Fri and Sat (10am-5pm) see Wakefield - Order and Collect (jotform.com) )

Muffin Break - reopening April 12 (April 9 takeaways TBC)

New Look - reopening April 12 (initially Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10.30am-4.30pm - then Mon-Sat April 26 onwards 9.30am-5.30pm)

Next - reopening April 12 (until then open for click & collect)

Nomination - reopening April 12 (Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm)

Phonextra - reopening April 12

Post Office - open

Poundland - open

PureGym - reopening April 12

Regus offices - reopening

River Island - reopening April 12 (Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10.30am-4.30pm)

Roman - reopening April 12

Room 97 - reopening April 12

Sainsbury's - open

Select - reopening April 12

Supercuts - reopening April 12

Superdrug - open

Starbucks - open

The Entertainer - reopening April 12 (until then open for click & collect)

The Works - reopening April 12

Three Mobile - reopening April 12

USC - reopening April 12 (Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10.30am-4.30pm)

Vision Express - open (appointments)

WH Smith - open

Junction 32 Yorkshire Outlet Shopping

Health and safety measures will also be in place at Junction 32 Shopping Centre when it reopens on Monday.

All shops at the centre will reopen, many for the first time since January.

Darren Winter, Centre Director at Junction 32 said: “The entire team here at Junction 32 is looking forward to welcoming our brand partners and guests back.

"The health and safety of everyone who visits our centre is our number one priority, as it has been throughout this crisis, and we continue to follow the Government’s guidelines.

“Our teams are incredibly experienced in keeping the centre safe and clean. A huge thank you to our team for all their hard work in preparing for this moment, they are now very well practiced in managing the re-opening of non-essential retail. "

The centre has implemented new opening hours of 10am to 8pm Monday to Friday, 10amto 6pm Saturday and 11am to 5pm on Sunday, though some individual shops may have their own hours.

One way systems, enhanced cleaning and limited visitor numbers will be used to help keep the centre safe.