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Boscombe I think has improved in the recent years. There still is need for development and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
A bit of retail therapy

We decided to visit during our 5 day break in Bournemouth to find a GAME shop. We were pleasantly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rhondda, United Kingdom
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Sovereign Centre 600 Christchurch Road | Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4SX, England
+44 1202 392721
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Boscombe I think has improved in the recent years. There still is need for development and improvements to the shops and the shops that have closed resulting in retail spaces being deserted. But, nonetheless, there is definitely the need for an improvement to this land.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit during our 5 day break in Bournemouth to find a GAME shop. We were pleasantly surprised to find the variety of shops available both undercover in the shopping arcade and in the outdoor pedestranised area. We managed to do a lot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

It could have a bit more shops, but at least it's growing. There is Wilkinson, Savers, Boots, Lidl, etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ernesto F
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This place is good for low cost shops and sports shops. It also has a Lidl. Outside on Christchurch Road there are also quite a few charity shops, which I think are the most interesting feature of this area. Parking is good value, £1 for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
Reviewed 18 February 2018

the best thing about this rather spartan centre is the plentiful and cheap parking and the presence of LIDL. Currently the toilets are closed and you need to go some distance to the bus station to relieve yourself. There are some nice promotions in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Boscombe if anyone doesn’t know is the poor cousin of Bournemouth. The shops are of little interest and annual store closures are the norm. They have 1 or 2 decent independent cafes. But that’s about it

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Once a hubbub of activity, the centre has been struggling to keep up with other shopping areas. Having said that, The Sovereign Centre is easily accessible, light and busy at peak times/market days (Thursday/Saturday). It has a range of low cost shops, some kiosks offering...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sk w
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I called in to the new Costa over the road from the old place. Its generic Costa but the overly loud music put me off. I dont want to have loud music forced on me while I'm having a coffe and a snack thanks. Some...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Helen T
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I used to prefer Boscombe years ago - so whilst in the area I decided to visit. I was shocked how run down the area has become, full of charity shops, second hand shops and not much else. The shopping Centre is clean but has...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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