Seek out Lancaster's independent shops and pick out fashions, gifts and souvenirs of the city. Visit one of the city centre galleries, stop for a coffee and pick up a piece of original art.
Morecambe's shopping experience includes toy stores and vintage shops, plus traditional seaside gift shops and high street stores.
In Carnforth you can visit the famous book store with its wealth of new and second hand books, or visit the Heritage Centre at the station for local books, guides and souvenirs.
The Lune Valley offers a wealth of locally produced food and drink - from fresh meats to delicious ice cream.
Just use the Search box on the right >>> to browse the district's exciting mix of independent shops, high street stores and eateries.
Lancaster district is a Fairtrade District. Visit www.lancaster.gov.uk/fairtrade to view the Lancaster & Morecambe Fairtrade District Directory (supported by Global Link) and enjoy Fairtrade produce at any of the shops and cafés listed.
We asked our staff and customers to tell us "their favourite" shops, cafes, restaurants and attractions and a little bit about why they love it so much! Have you experienced great service, had a wonderful meal, or treated yourself to a fab purchase?
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Our favourite shops:
Gorrills, 61-63 Penny Street, Lancaster, LA1 1UD - It's really good for gifts for weddings, birthdays, christenings and Christmas and sells high quality crystal glassware, picture frames, ornaments, candles, bedding and towels, pens and key rings and lots more. It's upmarket and you can always find something special.
Arteria, 23 Brock Street, Lancaster, LA1 1UR - fantastic, quirky gifts, artworks and homeware at really reasonable prices.
The Little Shop of Hobbies, 11-13 Pedder Street, Morecambe, LA4 5DY - a well stocked wonderland for the hobby enthusiast!
Ray Edmondson, 32aYorkshire Street, Morecambe, LA3 1QE - the best dressed fish counter in the West End. A real family run enterprise!
Old Pier Book Shop, 287 Marine Road, Morecambe, LA4 5BY - a lengthy labyrinth lined with loads of literature. For bookworms to get lost in!