About WHSmith

About WHSmith

This store has click and collect
This store has tax-free shopping
This store accepts gift cards


Since 1828, WHSmith has become one of the UK’s leading retailers and aims to be its most popular bookseller, stationer and newsagent. We have over 500 High Street shops and more than 120 Travel stores at airports, train stations and motorway service areas. High Street stores sell a wide range of newspapers, magazines, stationery, books and entertainment products. We’re frequently first choice for customers on the High Street and a trusted retailer for customers at travel locations.

Opening Hours

Standard opening hours

Monday to Friday
9.00am - 8.00pm
9.00am - 7.00pm
11.30am - 5.30pm
Bank holiday Mondays
10.00am - 6.00pm

Please note that these are the Centre's standard opening hours.  Some store times may vary, please check with individual stores.

Map and Contact

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You can get to WHSmith from the lower level.

Tel no: 0161 834 8300

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