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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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Disappointed with cafe

The cafe used to be so much better dirty teapots. Tables left not cleared. Meal quality eg fish... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
AlmaRH137
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing

Didn’t think I would like this place but found it really interesting . It’s got quite a few floors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynne M
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Driffield, United Kingdom
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Grove Mill Grove Park Industrial Estate The Green, Eccleston PR7 5PB, England
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+44 1257 451889
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All reviews treasure trove few hours for sale small entrance fee stalls selling buy something war museum penny arcade couple of hours rainy day under one roof a great place to spend old mill collectibles bargains rummage browsing
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Reviewed yesterday

Always enjoy spending a few hours here - lots to discover. Food a bit basic but cheap and cheerful. Ok.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikeb1951
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The cafe used to be so much better dirty teapots. Tables left not cleared. Meal quality eg fish and chip dreadful fish inside burnt batter suze if fish finger tasted raw and had freezer burn dreadful. We hope the cafe improves because it spoils an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlmaRH137
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first visit to Bygone and we could easily have been there all day. Lots and lots of stalls on several floors selling everything from jewellery, German glass, retro and vintage goods, American gas pumps, Persian Rugs, pictures,posters ,paintings and prints....I could go on forever....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank X7112Chrissie
Reviewed 1 week ago

There was an entrance fee of £2.50 per person, which we thought was a bit mean considering you don't pay to visit an antiques shop! The place was huge. Hundreds of stalls crammed with all sorts of haphazard objects, many crazily over-priced, and a lot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn’t think I would like this place but found it really interesting . It’s got quite a few floors which we didn’t see as there is so much to look at. Ended up buying a couple of things then going into the cafe for a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a coach trip when I visited this place. It was full to bursting with pre-owned eclectic items. As well as coaches there were quite a few dealers in vintage goods. After I’d had a good look round I went to the cafe...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Les B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit, they have improved it in recent years and it must be twice the size now. To fully appreciate it you need a few hours. There's something for everyone. The cafe is pretty good too with a good range...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank PKTravels2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit and we travelled from Glasgow. Lots to see and some great stuff. There is a £2.50 charge for a membership but I'm unsure how they will know I paid for my membership as I wasn't given anything like a receipt....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lippylinda
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A long time since we had visited and really pleased with what we experienced. A wonderful afternoon spent browsing the halls which are packed with a variety of stalls catering for all tastes...old and new, preloaded and designer. Certainly a place to visit anytime.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Janet E
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I also received a parking fine but spoke to a very friendly lady who said that I had entered the last letters of my registration wrong. She said they would waive the fine and sure enough I got a letter a few days later. I've...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank karenshewan
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Tour113387
30 November 2018|
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Response from FifeScotlandBaz | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are disabled parking.you a pay a one off payment to go in then it's free from then on they give you a little card you just show when you go back
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joeannh677
13 November 2018|
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Response from J_LWigan | Reviewed this property |
Everything you see at Bygone Times is for sale. Some items are sold as priced, other items are negotiable. You would need to ask one of the staff if the price can be discussed or an offer would be accepted by the seller.
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