About Us

Barnsley is a Town in the beautiful county of South Yorkshire, with a population of over 90,000. Shopping in Barnsley has been created as a showcase for the Independent Shops, Antique Centres and Tourist Attractions of Barnsley. Join us in promoting our shop local message.

Shopping in Barnsley

Shopping in Barnsley was created in April 2017 to heighten awareness of shopping local. Our aim is to promote the amazing independent shops around Barnsley and it’s surrounding villages. To promote the shops, antique centres, pubs and attractions that add to the character and charm of our Town. We feel the Shop Local message is important and will promoting our message on both this website plus social media. Join us in celebrating all that is wonderful about Barnsley.
To proudly proclaim that Barnsley is Brill.

Barnsley Town Hall

Barnsley is the perfect place to visit

We believe our Town is special and offers customers a unique, friendly shopping experience. Barnsley is a former industrial town centred on coal mining and glassmaking. Our Town and surrounding villages offer a wide range of wonderful and welcoming shops. With easy access from the M1 Motorway, Barnsley is the perfect place to shop, eat and drink .

Our many attractions include:

Alhambra Centre
Barnsley Town Hall recently turned into museum
Cannon Hall Museum, Park & Gardens
Locke Park
Oakwell Stadium football ground, home of Barnsley Football Club
Wentworth Castle