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An ever increasing list of over 45 local shops that you can still buy from throughout Lockdown, using click & collect or delivery.

Be inspired to shop locally. The shops might not be open in November but the shelves are stocked up and they are waiting for your sales. Many are offering local delivery throughout the November Lockdown.

If you would like your business adding, just tag us in a Facebook post @lancasterdistrict or send us a pm once you have posted a post. Lisa 01524 67447 [email protected]

Click on the image below to read the Lancaster District Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide which contains 270 gifts available from local shops! (Starts page 64)

Click on each business image to be taken to their website or facebook page.



Down to Earth – Lancaster

Our online shop contains a large proportion of the stock in our shop- gorgeous ethically sourced silver jewellery as well as clothes from caring brands like Nomads and Lily & Me. We will post purchases on to other addresses for presents and save people a trip to the post office queues. We will enclose a special hand written gift card to say who sent it too.

Our shop windows will be stocked with items available to buy online so that people can view before they order. More items are being added to the already huge selection online every day.

Please support this much loved family business! We’ll be back in time for traditional Christmas shopping as soon as allowed and look forward to welcoming you all again.


Fabrix – Lancaster 

We stock a fabulous range of textiles, fabrics, patterns and haberdashery for a wide of range of sewing, crafting and quilting projects.


Viva Interiors – Lancaster

Viva Interiors est in 1996, selling gifts for all occasions, we also have a baby room full of delights stocking MAYORAL children’s clothing up to age 8. We stock a delightful range of sometimes outrageous and eclectic furnishings, gifts for all pockets and are a stockists of Coachhouse.


Browns Carpets and Furnishers – Morecambe

Est. in 1979 with 3 generations of family, this Tardis of a store has one of the biggest displays of LA-Z-BOY Recliner furniture in the UK, the very 1st Vale/Bridgecraft Factory Clearance Centre and famous brands of carpet to choose from. We will still be fitting customers carpets and opening for deliveries.


Daisy Clough Nurseries & Tearoom – Scorton – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

Nursery that specialises in a broad range of perennials and grasses grown on site in Scorton. Home grown veg plants, pots and shrubs. We are an established family -run nursery that specialises in a broad range of perennials and grasses grown at our nursery in Scorton Lancashire. We are open seven days a week, all year round. Help and advice is available from our knowledgable staff. We have a garden shop for horticultural sundries, tools, bulbs and seeds. Our main shop sells WhiteStuff and Mistral clothing, beautiful home-wear and gifts. We have a bakery & deli.


Kitty Brown – Carnforth

Kitty Brown Boutique sells ladies fashions, accessories and footwear in from our shop in Carnforth, Lancashire. Brands include Seasalt Cornwall, Rieker, Skechers, Ruby Shoo, Adini, Lily and Me, Birkenstock, Nomads, Envy and Fly London.


Runners Centre – Lancaster

Runners Centre has been built up on the back of consistent customer service, great kit and a warm, friendly atmosphere. Sports therapy, advice and injury prevention . All under one roof. The Runners Centre, where all runners come first!


Madam Chocolate – Milnthorpe

Cake & Biscuit decorating kits available throughout lockdown via home delivery.


Robinsons Electric – Kendal & Lancaster

Both stores will be open for click & collect as well as delivery of items ordered on-line or by phone. For advice on products, stock availability and to order, either email or phone us:[email protected]. Kendal 01539 733497 | Lancaster 01524 34291


Hala Pet Stores – Lancaster – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

Hala Pet Stores is situated on the south side of Lancaster on the Hala Estate. There are seven shops on the parade with plenty of free parking outside, making it easy to visit.

The wide selection of products includes pet food, bedding, housing, toys and treats, as well as collars and leads, dog coats and clothing and water bottles. Their choice of animals varies from week to week but will often include hamsters, guinea pigs, gerbils, rabbits and a variety of cold water fish. The shop stocks just about anything to do with pets, or if it doesn’t it can be ordered. The staff are very knowledgeable and can offer advice on their customer’s pet’s welfare – if they don’t know the answer they will find out for you.


Hayes Garden World – Ambleside – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

At Hayes Garden World we have always been proud of the extensive range of garden furniture and accessories we have to offer but with our new shop floor development we have been able to increase our ranges and bring them together in one vast area, to enhance your shopping experience. Not only do we stock individual items of garden furniture but we also have a great choice of furniture sets, which make a more competitive buy.


Crescent Gallery & Picture Framing – Morecambe

Crescent Gallery was established in 2001 and has a huge range of artwork, including original and limited editions by national and local artists. We also sell glassware and offer a bespoke framing service which is carried out on site in our workshop.


Arteria – Lancaster

At Arteria we offer our customers stylish and innovative products with a strong emphasis on quality and value. Our “Handpicked” collection offers the ultimate in interior and lifestyle gifts, our “Handmade” collection offers truly unique crafted pieces that can be commissioned and personalised to your bespoke requirements.

Located in the heart of historic Lancaster, Arteria is housed in a restored 1800s building where you can discover a shopping experience with a personal touch.


Waterhouse – Lancaster

Waterhouse is an independent menswear, womenswear and footwear store based at 14 Brock Street in Lancaster. Our brands include Superdry, People Tree, Tretorn, Fly London, Birkenstock, SKFK, Howies, Eribe, Emily and Fin, Dario Beltran, Komodo & Louche.


Joseph+Co – Lancaster

Established in 1971 in the heart of the beautiful historic City of Lancaster, JOSEPH CLOTHING has built its’ reputation on both the brands and the unrivalled level of service it offers. Visit Lancaster’s only official stockist of: Emporio Armani, Paul Smith, Tramarossa, Pal Zileri LAB, Eton, Ted Baker & Bugatti, Footwear & Accessories by: Emporio Armani, Cusimano, Paul Smith,Ted Baker & Azor.


Ethel & Em – Lancaster

Independent yarn shop in the northwest city of Lancaster selling yarn, needles, hooks and notions. You can shop online during lockdown.


Beetham Nurseries – Beetham – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

Just one mile south of Milnthorpe & easy access to the M6, enjoy a day out at Beetham Nurseries! Across the Garden Centre, Growing Nursery, Garden Cafe, Food Hall, Home & Lifestyle Space and Wood Fired Kitchen, there really is something for everyone. Beetham Nurseries near Milnthorpe was established in 1984. The Plant, Garden Centre, Cafe, Food Shop and new Growing Nursery are family owned and run by Stephen and Lesley Abbit. The Growing Nursery is the newest addition to the family business and has been built to mark the 30th anniversary year.


Briggs Shoes – Morecambe

The Briggs family have been selling quality shoes since 1865 and it’s our knowledge and experience that make us different. We are passionate about service and ensuring our customers get a product to suit their lifestyle. That is why our customers come back year after year. We offer an extensive range of classically fashionable shoes, designed to combine style, value and comfort. Our flagship store is in Morecambe with additional outlets in Lindley, Elland, Tarleton, and Wrightington. We stock a wide range of womens and mens shoes as well as a womens clothing.


Penny Street Collectables – Lancaster

A Lovely eclectic mix of old & new items for your home. Find something a little bit different in this small independent shop.


Renes Fashion – Lancaster

At Renes of Lancaster we pride ourselves on offering you a personal, friendly, relaxed and enjoyable shopping experience assisted by our team of long standing dedicated staff. Who really want to make a difference in how you look and feel.


Northern Yarn – Lancaster

Northern Yarn is an independent wool shop based in Lancaster, with a strong focus on locally sourced British Wool including their own line from Lancastrian & Cumbrian flocks. Not just a wool shop, you’ll find gifts from local farms and businesses; handmade soaps, shampoo bars and cards and prints from local photographers.


Kitty Brown Boutique – Carnforth

Kitty Brown Boutique sells ladies fashions, accessories and footwear in from our shop in Carnforth, Lancashire. Brands include Seasalt Cornwall, Rieker, Skechers, Ruby Shoo, Adini, Lily and Me, Birkenstock, Nomads, Envy and Fly London.


Soulstar – Morecambe

Soulstar by the sea offer a range of bespoke organic and Holistic Therapies. All treatments are designed with you in mind, dedicated to nurture, nourish and care for your mind body and soul. All products from massage oils to face creams are derived from nature so these natural products do not contain any harsh chemicals, parabens, synthetic fragrances, or mineral preservatives or any element that can destroy the planet or unbalance our equilibrium.


Dalton Square Florists – Lancaster

Dalton Square Florist is an independent florist based in Dalton Square opposite Queen Victoria’s statue, in the historic city of Lancaster. We specialise in traditional and modern bespoke designs for hand-tied bouquets, arrangements, christenings, weddings, funerals and corporate events. We also stock an assortment of quality indoor and outdoor plants plus a collection of gifts to complement our unique floral designs.


Ashton Hall – Lancaster – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

A contemporary and stylish garden centre in the beautiful setting of what was once the walled garden of the nearby Ashton Hall.


Little Owls Emporium – Kirkby Lonsdale 

We sell a fantastic range of toy and games aimed to inspire, educate and entertain. We source our products for sustainable and ethical sources then we hand pick them for you.


Bay Sweet Shop – Morecambe

Sweet shop offering everything from retro goodies and seaside rock to traditional fudge, pick n mix and traditional tuck shop style treats. Local Delivery or collection service, I also offer postage throughout UK.


Leisure Lakes Bikes – Lancaster

Our Lancaster store is home to a great selection of mountain bikes, road bikes, kids bikes, ladies bikes & electric bikes as well as all the clothing, parts and accessories from all the top brands!


Junkstars – Morecambe

Rob and Sarah Burton, makers of the most natural plant based soap with pure therapeutic grade essential and fragrance oils. Suppliers of soap for businesses around the country and also have their own shop in Morecambe. If you are a hotelier, or events manager who would be interested in stocking their unique bespoke products, please get in touch. Door collection for pre arranged services. Options for local delivery and secure payments or cash on collection.


Room 12 – Lancaster

Fashion boutique established in 1997. We offer a range of clothing from casual to occasion wear. Exclusive Brands – Kevan Jon, Diva and Forever Unique.


VP Pet Store – Morecambe

VP Pet Supplies is an independent business, offering pet supplies in Morecambe. We offer local and national delivery on a wide range of pet products. From domestics such as cats and dogs, to exotics such as beardies and tortys, we have something all your critters.


Bay Framing – Morecambe

A full professional framing service for pictures, prints and anything else you can put in a frame, as well as offering a range of cards and prints by both local and world-renowned artists.


Lakeland Delights Shop – Lancaster – OPEN REDUCED HOURS & DELIVERY

Providing a stunning range of delicious, locally sourced, handcrafted food & drink hampers, gift baskets and welcome packs for all occasions, tastes and budgets.


Tinbox Angel – Lancaster 

From our workshop, we create beautiful, handcrafted leather bags and accessories. Based in the heart of the historic city of Lancaster a stone’s throw away from Lancaster Castle. A full range of what we make can be found at


Jigsaw Heaven – Morecambe

Jigsaw shop in Morecambe. 07763 606235


Silver Tree – Lancaster

Silver Tree Jewellery, Engagement & Wedding jewellery, online jewellery shop.


Expressions of Lancaster

GIFTWARE | Baby. Wedding. Anniversary. Birthday.

HOMEWARE | Frames. Candles. Ornaments.

JEWELLERY | Edblad. Danon. Rodgers&Rodgers. Joma. Pilgrim.

ACCESSORIES | Cath Kidston. Ted Baker. Katie Loxton.


Uniform & Leisurewear – Lancaster

Unfortunately as of Wednesday 4th November at 4.30pm we will be closing our store until Wednesday 2nd December.  We are still taking order online for home delivery. Our website is  Online order might take longer than usual due to us running on limited staff.  For any queries, our head office will be open to contact on 01524 388355. 


Single Step – Lancaster

Single Step Wholefoods is a vegetarian, not-for-profit worker’s co-op that has been running in Lancaster since 1976. Organic fruits & vegetables, groceries, whole foods, wines & beers.


Filbert’s Bakery – Lancaster

Filbert’s bakery is a family owned bakery located in Lancaster city centre. We bake delicious fresh bread every morning along with breakfast goods, cakes and savouries. All our flour is organic and all our ingredients are ethical, fair trade and as local as possible. Offering delivery and supplies for those struggling with low income.


Chapel Street Wines – Lancaster – ARE OPEN DURING LOCKDOWN

An independent wine shop in the centre of Lancaster, selling wines from around the world but specialising in regional Italian, classic French, organic and vegan friendly wines.


The Exchange Designer and Vintage Dress Agency – Lancaster & Kendal

We pride ourselves on being able to stock the highest quaility pre-loved clothes and accessories. Our stock ranges from high end high street to designer and vintage clothes. Labels include brands such as Topshop, Per Una, Boden, Joules, French Connection, Presen, Karen Millen, DVF, Asos, Tommy Hilfiger, Chloe, D&G and Mulberry.


Merrymoon – Lancaster Assembly Rooms

We sell ethically produced, fairly traded goods from India, Our products are recycled from, sari silk, Indian cotton and plastic (cashmelon). We pride ourselves on the quality of the products we sell.


Studio Arts – Lancaster

Local art shop in the heart of Lancaster, stocking a wide range of equipment for painting, drawing, craft & much more.


Woodsmiths Studio – Cockerham

We are a small art and craft business based in Cockerham. We design, make and paint original items from sustainable woods. For more info please have a look in our shop.


Gillisons The Bag Shop – Lancaster

Located on New Street next to Barclays Bank, we have a large range of bags and luggage for ladies, gents and children. We stock a large selection of bags and luggage for all occasions for ladies, gents and children to suit any budget.


Are doing click and collect during November lockdown.


The Exchange Designer & Vintage Dress Agency – Kendal & Lancaster

We are a ladies dress agency based in Kendal and Lancaster. We pride ourselves on being able to stock the highest quality pre-loved clothes and accessories. Our stock ranges from high end high street to designer and vintage clothes. Labels include brands such as Topshop, Per Una, Boden, Joules, French Connection, Presen, Karen Millen, DVF, Asos, Tommy Hilfiger, Chloe, D&G and Mulberry.

We sell for people on a commission basis, so if you have clothes that are less than 3 years old ( unless they are Vintage of course!)that you no longer wear bring them to us we’ll appraise them for you. Whilst we strive for the best quality and condition we also like to be able to offer beautiful items at affordable prices, as getting a bargain is half the fun after all! Many customers have been shocked at our high standards and have returned time after time so please come and join us!


Carnforth Bookshop – Carnforth

Carnforth Bookshop is an independent, family run bookshop at the heart of the historic town of Carnforth, Lancashire. We sell a huge range of books, gifts and toys.


Dance Leisurewear – Morecambe

Retail store with a fantastic range of Dancewear, Gymnastics Wear & Dance Shoes Now In Stock, call in or visit us online.


The Baked House – Morecambe

Treat boxes, ice cream, cupcakes, brownies and all things yummy!


The Bra Shop – Morecambe

Quality lingerie, nightwear, shapewear and hosiery from leading brands. We specialise in bras, nightwear and hosiery and stock many popular brands such as Fantasie, Elomi, Freya, Wacoal, Lepel,Triumph, Bestform, Playtex and Maidenform, to name but a few. Our online store holds an even great variety of excellent high quality brands and styles for all tastes.


The Nordic Loft – Carnforth

Beautiful Homeware, Gifts and Floral arrangements to treat yourself or someone special this Christmas.



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If you would like your business adding, just tag us in a Facebook post @lancasterdistrict or send us a pm once you have posted a post. Lisa 01524 67447 [email protected]

Read the Lancaster District Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide (Starts page 64) HERE

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