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Not my scene

Called in to the concourse today and found a ghost town, there were quite a few empty units and to... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Hiddeneyes99
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Lacks big name retailers no M&S lots of empty units on top floor. Free parking lifts and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian D
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good8%
  • Average22%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible43%
27 Aug 2018
“Not my scene ”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

I parked in the KFC VIP parking area and strolled over to the glass fronted palace thats is the concourse shopping centre. The futuristic wizardry opening sliding doors let me in without me even using the door handle. Spooky. The smell of high quality cooked...More

14  Thank DJC1982
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

There are many things this town can be ashamed of and this is most definately number 1 on the list. Its dark, miserable and general depressing atmosphere is enough to wonder why it hasnt been razed to the ground! I travel into Ormskirk for my...More

6  Thank Auntynigel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

5 stars unfortuntely as i cannot find 1 star as i am very dyslexic. awful chain, keep up the good work! would give 6 if i could. shut this bloody place down!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The shops that are still here are all ok,but management driving them out by high rental prices.thats why there are so many empty shops.the management keeps telling us it’s being done up with new shops restaurants cinema etc not going to happen

Thank Peter t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lacks big name retailers no M&S lots of empty units on top floor. Free parking lifts and escalators. Aldi and Iceland. Barclays NAT Westminster. Wilkinson's. Old fashioned shoe repairs. Some open stalls. Spec Savers couple of travel agents Boots Chemist etc

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible place the whole building needs knocking down and no good shops or good named ones not even a marks and spencer will not be returning . To this place

Thank 775pauline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needs a good make over better shops lots of wasted space I don't think I know anyone who lives in skelmersdale who likes shopping there we only go coz it's convenient

Thank Vickie V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Terrible place to shop, hardly any decent shops, lots of vacant premises, owned by a southern company who hike up the rents. Been promised a new high street by St Molden, never going to happen.

Thank FreddieG85
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Came for some shopping, got what I needed but the whole place needs a huge revamp, most areas clean and tidy and toilets clean, a lot of shops closed and gone but what is there are high street shops and some butchers and bakery’s and...More

Thank Lancsgirl1
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Called in to the concourse today and found a ghost town, there were quite a few empty units and to let signs in the windows. Whoever runs the concourse needs to do something different to attract new customers, it's all a bit dull to be...More

Thank Hiddeneyes99
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Not many shops left . Mostly all game and pawn shops . Kept fairly clean . Needs a lot more investment to attract more shoppers

Thank Teresa W
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Its kind of that bad its even low on charity shops. Even on a Saturday its virtually empty, poor management high rents and a lethargic but more mobile public have all played a part in its demise

Thank Frank P
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