The Bridges shopping centre open late for Christmas rush
Sunderland’s The Bridges shopping centre has confirmed its Christmas opening times.
Shoppers will be able to pick up gifts and supplies for the festive season at more convenient times after The Bridges announced late opening hours and free parking.
Shopping centre bosses have confirmed The Bridges will stay open until 9pm Monday to Friday between December 11 and 22.
The Debenhams and roof top car parks at the centre will alsobemadefreefrom5.30pm over those dates.
December will also see the return of the popular Santa’s Grotto, which opens on December 16, with a £2 entry fee going to good causes via the SR1 Rotary Group.
Samantha CzwordonWright said: “The whole shopping centre gets into the festive spirit in December, and after a successful year with the arrival of new retailers, we know there’s more on offer than ever before.
“We know the build- up to Christmas is a hectic time for everyone, so we hope that offering late-night shopping in December will give our customers extra time to make the most of our fantastic retailers.”