Open Retailers

January February 2021 National Lockdown

During this latest national lockdown, most retailers are available to shop online. There are a number of city centre retailers still open, including stores classed as ‘Essential Retail’ and those offering Click and Collect and/or takeaway.

BID Brands include:


Barclays Bank, Halifax Building Society, HSBC, Lloyds Bank, Metro Bank, Nationwide, NatWest Bank, RBS Bank, Santander, Skipton Building Society, TSB, Virgin Money, Yorkshire Building Society, Boots, Framed Opticians,  Holland & Barrett, Specsavers, Superdrug, Vision Express, Poundland, Ryman, WH Smith, Wilko, Marks and Spencer, Aldi, Spar, Tesco.


Barbour, Hollister, NEXT, Urban Outfitters, ZARA, Argos, Fossil, CEX, Curry’s PC World.


Costa Coffee, Starbucks, Greggs, Franco Manca.


Cafe Nero, Pot Kettle Black, Pret .


Victorian ChopHouses (Sam’s & Toms), Kala Restaurant (Elite Bistro’s), Wok to Walk, McDonald’s.

Manchester BID is keeping track of open retail, and will update the attached spreadsheet as the weeks and months go by (download: right if on computer, below if on mobile).

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