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Blue Patch's Original Sustainable Department Store : Manchester

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Whitworth Art Gallery

Oxford Road

Manchester

M15 6ER

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Blue Patch presents the 'travelling' Sustainable Department Store, popping up in Manchester at the Whitworth with 25 sustainable and heritage brands from furniture, toys, fashion, jewellery, textiles and beauty.

Please join us from 12th - 31st March for some very fine shopping.

On the 31st Mother's Day come by to #BStore19 for a spot of pampering and to meet the makers. 10am - 5pm

Blue Patch members come from across Britain and are helping the local economy to thrive.

See what's in store.

Blue Patch website

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How to get there:

The Whitworth is a walk, bike ride or bus journey from Manchester city centre, and close to Manchester Museum and the University of Manchester campus of which we are a part.

Motorists

Due to the 'bus gates' on Oxford Road, general traffic is prohibited on Oxford Road between Hathersage Road and Portland Street, between 6am and 9pm, 7 days a-week.

Black cabs are allowed down this road with no restrictions.

Visitors coming from South Manchester via Wilmslow Road are advised to turn left at Moss Lane East, right at Lloyd Street North and then right onto Denmark Road.

Visitors coming from the city centre are advised to come off the Mancunian Way at Cambridge Street, follow the road down, then turn left at Denmark Road.

The Whitworth is on a major bus route and easily reached via public transport, or on foot or bicycle:

Walk: 20-30min from Manchester city centre. Flat paved route, not traffic-free.

Bike: Sheffield stands and lockers (£1 coin, refundable) both available at the gallery.

Bus: 15, 41, 42, 43, 140 – 143, 147. Ask for bus stop nearest MRI, Oxford Road.

Tram: St Peter’s Square (plus 10 minutes on the bus or 20 minutes on foot). Train: Oxford Road (plus 10 minutes on the bus or 20 minutes on foot).

Car: On-street parking (maximum stay, 2 hours) on Denmark Road. Nearest car park Cecil Street (M15 6GD). See below for more information about how to navigate the new 'bus gates' on Oxford Road.

Opening times

Monday to Wednesday: 10am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-9pm
Friday to Sunday: 10am-5pm

The Whitworth Café opening times:

Monday to Wednesday: 9am-5pm
Thursday: 9am-9pm
Friday to Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 10am-5pm

Please note when visiting the Whitworth Café, between 9-10am please use the Parkside entrance, off Denmark Road.

The Whitworth, Manchester

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