New Hall Hey Retail Park

Set in the beautiful Rossendale Valley, the New Hall Hey Retail Park is Rawtenstalls newest shopping experience.

Shops include Marks and Spencers, TK Maxx, Pets at Home, Aldi, Home Bargains, Card Factory, Dominos Pizza and Costa Coffee.

Location

New Hall Hey Retail Park is located in Rawtenstall, Rossendale, Lancashire with easy access from M66 motorway and within 15 minutes of surrounding towns that include Blackburn, Burnley and Bury.

There is ample parking space where you can enjoy 3 hours of free parking and is also within a short walking distance from Rawtenstall town centre.

Marks and Spencers - A Short History

Marks & Spencer was formed in 1884 when Michael Marks, a Polish refugee opened a market stall in Leeds, with the slogan - dont ask the price, its a penny.

In 1894 Marks went into partnership with Thomas Spencer, a former cashier from the wholesale company, Dewhirst.

In 1904 Marks and Spencer opened their first shop in a covered arcade in Leeds.

In the 1920s Marks and Spencer adopted the revolutionary policy of buying directly from suppliers.

In 1926 Marks and Spencer Limited became a public company.

In 1930 the flagship Marble Arch store was opened.

In 1931 a food department was introduced, selling produce and canned goods.

In 1933 a staff welfare service was set up to provide pensions, subsidised staff canteens, health & dental services, hairdressing and even camping holidays!

In 1934 Marks and Spencer were the first British retailer to set up its own research laboratory to pioneer new fabrics.

In 1948 Marks and Spencer launched its own Food Technology department to work closely with suppliers, producers and farmers.

In 1954 the research lab undertook the first ever systematic survey of womens leg sizes, to create a new and improved sizing system for stockings.

The same year saw Marks and Spencer Operation Simplification, which reduced internal paperwork by 25million items per year.

In 1974 Indian and Chinese foods were introduced.

In 1975 the first stores opened in continental Europe in France and Belgium.

In 1985 our Chargecard was launched.

In 1986 Marks and Spencer opened their first edge of town store at the Metrocentre, Gateshead.

In 1999 online shopping was introduced via the website.

In 2001 the first Simply Food stores opened in Surbiton and Twickenham and the Per Una range, designed by George Davis, was launched.

In 2002 the Blue Harbour mens range was launched, and the Limited Collection launched the following year.

In May 2004 Stuart Rose was appointed Chief Executive of Marks and Spencer. He became Executive Chairman in 2008.

In November 2009 it was announced that Marc Bolland, then chief executive of Wm Morrison, would be the new Chief Executive of Marks & Spencer

In 2016 Steve Rowe became the new C.E.O of Marks and Spencer

IN 2017 THE MARKS AND SPENCER FOOD HALL OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

TK Maxx

TK Maxx is part of the TJX Companies family and first launched in the UK and Ireland in 1994. In 2007 TK Maxx expanded into Europe, opening stores in Germany. Soon after, in 2008 TJX brought its sister company HomeSense to the UK, and launched tkmaxx.com in the UK online in 2009, as well as opening stores in Poland. European expansion continued in 2015 with TK Maxx stores opening in both Austria and the Netherlands. In 2017 Homesense opened its doors to Ireland.

IN 2017 TK MAXX OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Pets at Home

Pets at Home offers the ultimate pet shop experience. It really is a paradise for pets and pet owners. They have all the pet supplies, pet food, toys and accessories you and your pet need at great value prices.

All the store colleagues are fully trained in pet care and dedicated to the welfare of your animals, with most of them being experienced pet owners themselves. So whether you are a new owner or an expert, the store colleagues are on hand to help you make the right choices. They also have a fantastic range of free, informative care leaflets for you to take away, offering help and advice on how to look after your pet.

Shopping in Pets at Home is fun too! The vast majority of the stores have aquariums with coldwater and tropical fish and for our furry friends, a special bunny village where kids and adults alike can enjoy watching guinea pigs and rabbits hop about. Many of the larger stores have grooming salons and even bright modern fully equipped Companion Care and Vets 4 Pets veterinary surgeries. They are also more than happy if you want to shop with your dog, a free dog biscuit from the till is sure to make it home from home. So why not call into your local store soon, it's worth a visit.

IN 2017 PETS AT HOME OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Aldi

The Aldi goal is to provide its customers with the products they buy regularly and ensure that those products are of the highest possible quality, at guaranteed low prices. To put it simply, they offer its customers a smarter way to shop. And they are constantly seeking new suppliers to help make this happen.

IN 2017 ALDI OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Home Bargains

Home Bargains carries a wide range of top quality, high street brands, from health and beauty products to household goods, food, toys and so much more, all at prices that other retailers struggle to match! Take a look at their typical product range in store.

IN 2017 HOME BARGAINS OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Card Factory

Card Factory are the leading specialist retailer of greetings cards, gift dressings and party products in the UK - something that they are really proud of! Not only do they sell cards, you'll find a huge selection of gifts, wrapping paper, balloons, gift bags and so much more both in-store and online - all of which is exclusive to them.

At card factory, they want to make it as easy as possible for you to celebrate every special occasion. Whether it's a personalised card, pretty gift box or all the trimmings you need for a fabulous party, they have got all you need to get everything all wrapped up.

IN 2017 CARD FACTORY OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Dominos Pizza

Since opening the first Dominos store in the UK in 1985, Dominos now have over 1,000 stores across the country and more than 35,000 team members. Last year, they sold almost 90 million freshly handcrafted pizzas, including over 7 million of the UKs favourite, Pepperoni Passion.

Dominos are committed to offering choice, and with thousands of combinations on their menu, customers have plenty of options. Dominos pizzas are made with great quality sourced ingredients, such as fresh creamy 100% mozzarella, vine-ripened tomato sauce, and their own signature fresh dough.

IN 2017 DOMINOS PIZZA OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Costa Coffee

Costa Coffee are constantly striving to reduce their impact on the environment. Wherever they can they recycle, use sustainable materials, technologically smart machinery and renewable energy.

All their coffee is 100% Rainforest Alliance certified, bringing healthcare, education and sustainable crops to their farmers, workers and their families ensuring their land is taken care of in the best possible way.

The Costa Foundation provides coffee-growing farmers and their communities with long-term support, particularly with access to education. To date they have built schools and improved educational facilities in many countries, from Colombia to Vietnam.

IN 2017 COSTA COFFEE OPENED IN RAWTENSTALL, ROSSENDALE

Review

Personally i think the New Hall Hey Retail Park is a great addition to the Rossendale Valley.

Si Carvell - Rawtenstall, Rossendale

Review

New retail development with M&S Food, Costa and Aldi. Easy access and convenient shopping.

Jon Pickford - Lancashire