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Bygone Times

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Nice scone

Talked into a visit to Bygone Times by the other half, we go a few times a year, and it seems like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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On a coach trip here today

On arriving, could not believe the size of the place on entering, I will call it a tardis The cafe... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Grove Mill Grove Park Industrial Estate The Green, Eccleston PR7 5PB, England
+44 1257 451889
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent hours looking around we have bar in our under build were we live in Spain and we got a lot of stuff for it,i.e. old pictures beer pumps ,old bottles and glasses hope this has helped you

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Talked into a visit to Bygone Times by the other half, we go a few times a year, and it seems like the same stuff is still for sale. Most stalls don’t have any negotiation on the price, but my cherry scone in the cafe...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arriving, could not believe the size of the place on entering, I will call it a tardis The cafe looking a bit tired, crisps overpriced, settling for tuna mayo sandwich, tasty Looking around at items through the years Wow, military, home, clothing, jewellery Well...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

im stuck between a rock & a hard place with this one. my mother & I traveled from Ireland to come see bygone times. my auntie living local to the area drove us. while i absolutely LOVED seeing the variety of items on sale &...More

4  Thank Mac Tire B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great couple of hours walking around this place looking at all the great articles and items, found something that my wife had been looking for. When you buy something and pay they will wrap it for you. You can also have a look...More

1  Thank Hiddeneyes99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite the worst cup of hot chocolate I have ever experienced,with a filthy mug and staff who could not care less. Will not be visiting to eat or drink again.

1  Thank SkyOrmskirk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant news the cowboy car contract company has now gone! They, as shown in former reviews had a massive negative impact on bygone times, gone also is the car registration check in system. Loads to see in this place we visit every couple of months....More

2  Thank Gazblackpooluk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been visiting Bygone Times for many years now and back then it was a great place to find interesting and unique items. Since it has expanded unfortunately the quality has deteriorated dramatically and the prices are simply too inflated to ever find a bargain....More

2  Thank AdRoc92
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

About 3 years ago i wrote a rather scathing (justified) review of bygone times. I recently returned and immediately realised the place has massively improved. The cafe area was clean and very well organised staff were very pleasant and attentive. The stalls appear to have...More

Thank Iain R
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I returned to this attraction this year, after not visiting for several years, and was very disappointed. - Most of the interesting antique and second-hand stalls had disappeared, and more and more bedding, furniture and other "outlet" areas appeared in their place, -- It really...More

2  Thank Hardyjos
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6 April 2018|
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Response from DIANE B | Reviewed this property |
As a stall holder I would say you have good and bad months and also I have never had a bad meal in spinners café
14 February 2018|
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Response from Nik2017K | Reviewed this property |
No you can’t take them with you.