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The Square, High Street & Milk Street

The Square

The Square lies at the heart of Shrewsbury’s town centre. Home to a jam-packed calendar of exciting events and markets, the Square is a near-constant hive of activity.

Around its perimeter you can find an eclectic mix of independent and national eateries and retailers. From Italian and French cuisine to baby clothes and men’s shoes – you can find it all in the Square!

Surrounding the Square you can find a warren of historic streets, each filled with a myriad of independents and national favourites. High Street is one of Shrewsbury’s main shopping hubs, home to many of your favourite big names, and a host of independent retailers and eateries. Around the corner, Milk Street and Princess Street is a treasure trove of independent retailers and eateries.

Did you know as early as 1291, there was a pool or bog in the Square called the Bishop’s Pool. According to tradition, this would be the ducking pool for ‘nagging wives’ and dishonest traders. The offender was tied to a chair called the cucking or ducking stool, exposed to public derision and then immersed in water. The husband had to foot the bill of one farthing for each immersion.

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Fabricius Green Jewellery

Welcome to Fabricius Green fine jewels, an independent family jeweller in the beautiful market town of Shrewsbury. Our family have been designing, manufacturing and selling fine...

Abakhan Fabrics Hobby & Home

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Dolly Blue Bridal

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Barbour Partner Store

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Acoustic Boutique

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Penny Farthing

Penny Farthing has been a well-known Gift Shop in Much Wenlock for more than 20 years, and now you can find them on Shrewsbury's High Street! Penny Farthing stocks an extensive...

Neal's Yard

Neal's Yard's passionate belief that beauty should be natural, not synthetic, has been at the heart of their business since they started, over 30 years ago. They believe in nature...

Flint + Flint

We’re a family-owned business, who own and manage a chain of cosmetic clinics across England. Over the last ten years, we’ve recommended the best of the best skincare products to...

Brown's

Brown's hairdressers have many years' experience in providing a range of salon services to men, women and children alike. Services include hair cuts, shampoo and conditioner, hair...

The Blue Lemon

Jorg and Jenny Muschner are The Blue Lemon and they have been making soaps and skincare in the Midlands for over 6 years. They have a fantastic shop on the High Street in...