Public Notice: Coronavirus

COVID-19 Public Notice

In line with Government guidance from 5th November, the Centre will be closed for all retailers except those providing essential goods and services – including but not exclusive to: food stores, pharmacies & health shops, banks and the post office.

The essential stores below will be still open here at The Forum Centre to enable you to buy basic essentials, as well as to provides access to vital services such as pharmacies and banks are as follows:

– Boots
– Iceland
– Poundland
– Barclays Bank
– Home Bargains
– Farnsworth Fruit & Veg Shop
– Roy & Sam’s Pet Shop
– Aldi
– Savers
– Wallsend Quality Butchers
-Cooplands
– Milligans,
– Paradise Coffee
– Gregg’s,
-Costa Coffee
– Burger King,
– Claire’s Cakes & MJ’s Tasty Homecooked Food in The Wallsend Market.Please note that this list is subject to change and that Store opening hours may vary, so please contact stores directly or visit their social media pages.

Our top priority continues to be to provide a safe and secure shopping environment for our shoppers and retailers. We are working hard with our retailers to deliver this.
We have taken a number of steps and implemented additional health and safety measures to create a COVID-19 approved environment including additional hand sanitisers, queue management systems, distribution of PPE to centre staff and the installation of additional signage.

We would also like to remind all of our customers that visitors to The Forum Centre are now required by law to wear a face covering. Please help to keep everyone safe.

Please accept our apologies but the toilets are closed at this time – we will be reviewing this as circumstances evolve.

The car park is available as normal.

We appreciate that your shopping experience will be different to the one you enjoyed pre-COVID but please work with us and help support each other and ensure everyone can go about their shopping needs safely and efficiently.

We would like to thank our retailers and on-site teams who have worked relentlessly over the past few months in very challenging and unprecedented circumstances.
If you have any feedback or questions, please get in touch with the centre management team or fill in our online survey.