Where to go for your shopping spree? 

Intu Lakeside Shopping Centre 

If retail therapy is your bag, a trip to Lakeside won't disappoint. Explore the range of shops the centre has to offer - with an array of well-known brands, there's something for everyone. Don't forget to stop by the restaurants and cafes for a fantastic selection of food and drink options.  

Service: 100 runs from Basildon to Lakeside.

Eastgate Shopping Centre 

In the heart of Basildon, Eastgate Shopping Centre is open 7 days a week and home to over 75 shops like Primark, Asda, JD Sports, River Island, New Look and more. You can also take a break from shopping and enjoy food in eateries such as McDonald's, Muffin Break, Taco Bell, Subway and Neds Noodle Bar. For fun, food and great shopping, visit Eastgate Shopping Centre.  

Service: Catch any Basildon services to get there. 

Chelmsford High Street

Located in Chelmsford City Centre. There are a variety of shops and eateries including Bond Street, an exciting retail and leisure development in the heart of Essex.

Tollgate Shopping Centre.

From fashion to homeware, find everything you need at Tollgate Centre Shopping Park.

Catch service S2, X20, 82A, 82B, 83, 83B, 320, and X70 to get there.

More info: Tollgate Centre Shopping in Colchester | Shops, Cafes & Restaurants in Colchester (tollgatecentreshoppingpark.com)