JD has long been established as the leading UK retailer of fashionable and own-brand sportswear. The first John David Sports was open in Bury, way back in 1981. By 1983, the business had expanded into Manchester Arndale – and the rest is history. These days, there are more than 400 stores scattered across the UK. Expect to find the latest designs and stylish exclusives from the likes of Nike, Adidas, Puma and Reebok, among others.