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Address: 4 Church Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1DU, England
Phone Number: +44 1388 772736
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 09:00 - 16:30
Wed 09:00 - 13:00
Thu - Fri 09:00 - 16:30
Sat 09:00 - 14:00

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A great selection of proper sweets.

Drove 30 mins to get to this shop yesterday to buy real sweets. We were not disappointed the lady at the shop was great,she's good fun and knows her sweets. She had lots of time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 May 2016
Mark M
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Drove 30 mins to get to this shop yesterday to buy real sweets. We were not disappointed the lady at the shop was great,she's good fun and knows her sweets. She had lots of time for my two grandchildren and she's got a good sense of humour. Sadly the great British sweet is on the decline, there's more to the... More 

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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Just like a sweetie shop used to be before hi-tech and fast food. Even before wrappers! A lovely piece of yesteryear.

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2 Thank Mike H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Its a shop that just rolled back the years. I was 10 years old again spending way to long choosing which sweets to have. I am now 41 and my Daughter who is 8 chose her sweets way quicker than my wife and I. So many choices from the shelves upon shelves of old jar sweets. So what did we... More 

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1 Thank Barry W
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

staff really helpfull and friendly. Lots of yummy sweets and gifts and cards Xx flavored Tobacco too if your still a smoker not that i would recomend smoking. Lol

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1 Thank kay t
Otley, United Kingdom
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977 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

So many sweets, so little time!! A huge range of confectionary to suit everyone's taste from nostalgic sweets to modern day, all at competitive prices. Good service too.

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1 Thank ELAINE B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

sweet greetings shildon sells the very best UK sweets around, most being handmade to order. Many thanks www.sweetgreetingsshildon.co.uk

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1 Thank Kevin A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

called in with family and friends and what a selection of old fashioned sweets on offer. many thanks and so pleased we live not to far away as will be calling again very very soon

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1 Thank Gav B
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2011

i ordered some old fashioned sweets of the internet from this little shop in Shildon, County Durham, www.sweetgreetingsshildon.co.uk, and was amazed with the speedy service and quality of sweets. So much so, that my family and i travelled the 40 odd miles to pay it a visit and were very pleased to see a great customer service in the shop... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2011

I was given a gift from this shop as a birthday present in October and so ordered online during Xmas. Even with the bad weather they got my online order delivered within a couple of days and the sweets yet again, far exceeded my expectations, and also kept me upto date all the time. I will be returning very very... More 

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5 Thank PoopaDoop
birmingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2009

An unreal shop with loads of old fashioned sweets to choose from. Great service from the staff and i will be coming back again soon. Well worth a visit even if you go out of your way when in the Durham area.

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