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Welcome to the Shop Hartlepool blog, a great place to find out more about the amazing businesses signed up to Shop Hartlepool.

We want to shout about Hartlepool’s success stories and introduce you to the new kids on the block. You’ll find behind the scenes articles about local businesses alongside regular updates and news from the Shop Hartlepool team. 

We are always looking for great stories, so if you want to to be featured, or know a business who would, get in touch using the button below.   

Introducing the businesses involved in 24 Days of Christmas Giveaways!

Starting 30th November, win a prize every day from a Shop Hartlepool business!

We’ll be hosting giveaways with prizes generously donated by local businesses, on our Facebook and Instagram. We are over the moon to say that 30 businesses are involved in the campaign. Each business has something unique and special to offer Hartlepool, and the same goes for their donation to Shop Hartlepool’s 24 Days of Christmas Giveaways. 

Make sure you are following our social media and the blog, to find more details of what prizes will be up for grabs! Let us introduce you to the businesses who will be involved….

Kraft Work Yarns

Your local, friendly yarn shop stocking a variety of brands and hosting a range of workshops.

Twiddy's Grub House

Serving bangin’ good grub, drinks and desserts in the centre of town. 

JH Auto Developments

Fully mobile automotive locksmith service alongside a bespoke tuning service.

Catcote Metro

Catcote Metro provides work placements for students with a wide range of special educational needs.

The Little White Feather

The Little White Feather are both online and based in The Arches, supplying a huge range of holistic and spiritual gifts.

Plantopia -The Plant Shop

Plantopia – The Plant Shop, sell a wide range of indoor plants, pots and home decor to suit everyone’s style.

Rachellou Nails

Rachel specialises in Acrylic extensions, Gel Polish and Nail Art, BIAB and Polygel.

La Ama De Casa Spanish Cleaning Products

This business sells a variety of Spanish cleaning products, home fragrances and more. 

Alan Teather Quilting

Professional Quilting service, workshops, classes and fabric retail.

Artistic Holistic by Julie

Offering holistic relaxation-wellbeing therapies, henna “tattoos” and more.

People CBD

Peoples CBD offer fully UK legal, whole hemp plant extract Cannabis “CBD” oil food supplements. 

Poppys Hairdressing

Poppys stylists are experienced in personalising a haircut or colour just for you.

Bespoke Bears

Bespoke Bear specialise in memory bears, keepsake bears, memory cushions and keepsake quilts.

In Studio

In Studio are a design agency,  delivering effective and inspiring project offering services in web, design and media.


Annie is a designer and maker of products and custom gifts featuring hand embroidery, original drawings and designs. 

Eco Chic It

A one stop upcycling shop. They stock Annie sloan, chalk paint furniture and quirky homeware. 

The Pizza Guys

The first and only NYC stonebaked pizzeria in Hartlepool. 

New Look

Look no further for style inspiration and find your new wardrobe favourites. 

Lily & Faith

Sustainable home fragrance products that invigorate your senses and delicately infuse your surroundings.

Healthyways Chemist

A local pharmacy service located on the 1st floor of Middleton Grange Shopping Centre.

Durham Bed Centre

Durham Bed Centre are a family run furniture store in Middleton Grange Shopping Centre. 

Cash Generator

They help their customers raise instant cash on their items with the ability to buyback later. They also sell brand name goods at bargain prices.

Simply Bonsai

Suppliers of Bonsai Trees, plants and associated equipment. They offer a variety of great plants and unique services. 

Boots Opticians

Boots Opticians stock a range of sunglasses and glasses, as well as offering eye tests and hearing care. 

Miles for Men

Community charity raising money to support families through illness, disabilities or hard times.

Rachy Bakey

Egg free, dairy free, Vegan cakes and bakes. From cookies to brownies there is plenty to choose from. 

C&H Carpets

Established local carpet shop and fitting service in Hartlepool for the past 12 years. They supply carpets, vinyl, rugs and more. 


A large collection of women’s fashion. 


Nail enhancements for the strange and unusual. 

Pat's Prints

Bespoke prints, stationery and gifts for all occasions!

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