From a multi-award winning market to multiple retail outlets.


Doncaster continues to be a retail destination providing a strong retail offer and has weathered the challenging years the High Streets have and are facing. The town is looking to the future, quickly changing to adapt and create opportunities in the borough of Doncaster, ensuring its retail offer is retained.

Doncaster already boasts a wealth of brands, high street names, retail parks and an award winning market bringing in visitors from across the UK.

As retail on the high street changes, Doncaster town centre is determined to change with it. We have exciting developments underway to provide the all-important unique, modern experience for its shoppers and visitors. As areas are improved with investment the town centre looks to build a centre for the future.

Attracting over 17m visitors per year, constantly striving to build upon its existing profile and presence within the town centre. 

We are building our new leisure complex featuring a 6 Screen cinema development along with 4 restaurants & bars.

A new 180,00 sq ft retail / leisure scheme currently underway to complement our cultural quarter.

Pedestrianised high quality leisure and retail offer.

The heart of our town.  This square features the wonderful Civic Mansion House and provides high quality retail and leisure in beautiful surroundings, creating our aspirational high street.

Active promotion underway to locate young independent shops offering a unique retail experience.

An award winning international meat & fish market & the historical Corn Exchange, currently undergoing redevelopment. Recently opened is the newly refurbished Wool Market offering a wide range of bars, street food stalls and shops bringing it into the modern retail environment but still complementing the existing market.

Doncaster truly embraces international cuisine, join our growing evening food offer, from Italy to Spain, from America to Turkey, from France back to Yorkshire, we have something for everyone.

International Cuisine

What contributes to making Doncaster standout is its range of towns such as Bawtry, Tickhill and Mexborough, with delightful boutiques, quality restaurants, cafes and markets. The combination of high street brands, retail parks and independent designer styles is complemented by our strong tourism attractions which includes world class horse racing, a fabulous theatre & performance venue, a medieval castle and the UK’s No.1 walk through safari park and so much more.

Last updated: 16 March 2021, 08:49