The Abbey Centre is a well established resilient retail destination, serving the community north of Belfast city and beyond. With three national anchor stores, over 70 shops, a refurbished food court, Doctors surgery and over 1,100 parking spaces, the Abbey Centre is thriving community shopping centre. 


Abbey Centre
Longwood Road
BT37 9UH

Key Metrics

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Poundland logo
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Average Basket Spend (£)


Parking Spaces

Date Stamp: Metrics as at 31 March 2022. Excluding Travel Time and Basket Spend which are CACI Consumer Reports 2017

Newtownabbey Sustainability Initiatives

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‘D’ Average EPC Rating

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100% of waste diverted from landfill

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Environmental & Social Implementation Plan

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Hosts autism-friendly ‘Quiet Hour’

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Trussell Trust Foodbank

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EV charging available 

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Doors of Mercy Soup Kitchen Support

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Policing Community and Safety Partnership

Newtonabbey Services

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Mobility assistance

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Food bank donation point

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Amazon locker

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Baby change facilities

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Quiet hour (weekly)

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