This small retail park is located on the outskirts of Bolton town centre, just a few hundred yards from Bolton Train Station.
Businesses here at the time of writing (September 2016) include Iceland, Pets at Home, Maplin, Poundworld, B&M Home Store, and Xercise4Less.
Maplin is an electronics store catering to general consumers and electronics enthusiasts. Products stocked include CCTV and security systems, telephones, satellite receivers, aerials, remote control toys, disk drives, computer and AV cables, metal detectors, and DJ equipment and lighting. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 9 am to 8 pm, Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.
Pets at Home is the largest pet shop chain in the UK. Their store at the Central Retail Park offers pet food, accessories, bedding, grooming products, and more. Small pets (guinea pigs, rabbits, hamsters, gerbils etc.), reptiles, and tropical and coldwater fish can also be purchased here. Dog grooming and microchipping services are also available. Opening times are Monday to Friday 9 am to 8 pm, Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday 10.30 am to 4 pm. Pets at Home also have a store at Middlebrook.
B&M Home Store sells a wide range of household products at bargain prices. Products stocked include paint and wallpaper, storage boxes, furniture, cutlery, lighting, picture frames and mirrors, dried flowers, cushions and throws, curtains and blinds, plus beds and mattresses. There’s also a small garden centre offering sheds, fence panels, paving, gravel, logs and coal, compost, gas, and pots. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 9 am to 8 pm, Saturday 9 am to 6 pm, and Sunday 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.
Poundworld opened their third Bolton store here in September 2014.
Xercise4Less is a budget gym with over 400 pieces of equipment. Rates are extremely competitive and membership terms flexible.
Central Retail Park offers ample free car parking.
The Brantano shoe store closed in January 2013 and was replaced by Iceland. Floors-2-Go and Carpetright have also closed their shops here. The Rivington Taylor furniture store closed in 2008.
Map showing location of Central Retail Park.
Central Retail Park
Address and postcode