Located in the United Kingdom, in the town of Accrington, is Accrington Arndale; a shopping centre home to a wide selection of facilities, making it a fun place for the entire family. Accrington Arndale has a variety of stores selling items ranging from adult’s and kid’s clothing, to electronics, household items, stationery, toys, healthcare items and more. Visitors will not only come across locally known stores and boutiques, they will also find world renowned stores like Marks and Spencer. The shopping centre also houses a food court, where visitors can relax and enjoy a delicious meal after a tiring day of shopping.
Monday to Saturday: 9am - 5.30pm
Around 1 hour or more
Adults, senior visitors, young adults, families, children
The numerous stores
While Muslims visiting Accrington Arndale will not be able to find prayer facilities within the shopping centre, there are a few mosques in the town or Accrington. The Accrington Masjid and the Raza Jamia Masjid are just a couple of mosques in the town. Muslim tourists can therefore ask locals to guide them to the nearest facility when needed.
As mentioned above, Accrington Arndale is home to numerous fantastic restaurants. While visitors will find a selection of delicious dishes at the outlets found here, Muslims will have to dine on suitable seafood and vegetarian dishes, as non-Halal ingredients are sure to be used. Also, due to the sizeable population of Muslims in Accrington, Muslim tourists are sure to find a few Halal restaurants to dine at.