Shopping in Abergavenny
Gift Ideas & Momentoes in Abergavenny
A huge range of gift ideas can be found at Xenia in Lewis`s Lane, Caboodles & Nicholls to name a few or a stronger welsh theme resides just outside of town at the Old Forge Craft Centre at Llanellen. More sparkling momentoes are available from jewellers Martin or Howells while mens fashions are catered for by Route clothing & Ian Pountney.
The ladies choice includes Ellen, Jungles, Blondies & Annies Place with Millets supplying outdoor wear and accessories and those with strong interests in courts, pitches and rinks will find Skirrid sports in Whitehorse lane. For self powered transport Gateway Cyles has recently opened on the Brecon road next door to Freestyle - retailers of snow & surf wear.
Abergavenny`s Practical Stores
On the more practical side, Richards of Abergavenny have a massive stock of hardware not to mention a fine choice in household goods, next door you will find Nantiago, a specialist shop catering for those skilled with a needle and Cooks Galley has an extensive range of equipment for everything cullinary. Rockfield DIY is situated on the outskirts of town, Nantiago supply everything for the crafts person and A.F Thomas & Sons provide electrical sales and repairs in Cross st .
Arts & Music
The Abergavenny Chronicle is available from one of the towns oldest businesses - Dwyers with household furnishings available from another - Eric Davies or more fine furniture from Halls. If you want to catch the natural beauty of the area on canvas or film, supplies and accessories can be found at The Art Shop & Shackletons respectively. Continuing in an artistic vein you could build yourself a model from the appropriately named Abergavenny Model Shop,feed your personal stereo with c.d`s & tapes from Click for Abergavenny Music web site and until recently you could have made your own melodies with instruments from Williams Bros & Phil Dew but now sadly closed. However, the Bridgend Inn at Govilon has diversified and can supply strings & accessories. Tuition for the musical is available at Mayzmusik in St Michael`s Road.
There are a some new stores which have opened recently which add to the diversity of the Abergavenny shopping experience and these include Delightful for all your lighting needs situated on the Brecon Road just up the road from Hannah`s Music. Paramount kitchens replacing what was Stephans Cellar is in Lewis`s Lane and Moshulu for individual footwear.
Markets & Fairs
The incredibly popular market is held on Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays with the Tuesday sale complemented by the cattle and livestock market. There are also special interest markets throughout the year, see Local Pages. Having acquired a taste for the town you may feel an urge to learn more about the area or indeed any subject in the Abergavenny Book Shop. Oh yes - Kitchen sinks are available at Thomas Smith & sons builders merchants.