FAQs

What are Forster Square opening hours?

Forster Square is open seven days a week. For individual store opening hours please check specific retailers.

Forster Square is open seven days a week. For individual store opening hours please check specific retailers. Please note that occasionally stores will vary their trading hours, particularly during evening trading, so please call if you are making a special journey to shop at an individual store. Contact details are listed on the store pages.

What time does Forster Square open? What time does Forster Square close? What are Forster Square's opening times?

Forster Square is open seven days a week. For individual store opening hours please check specific retailers.

Forster Square is open seven days a week. For individual store opening hours please check specific retailers. Please note that occasionally stores will vary their trading hours, particularly during evening trading, so please call if you are making a special journey to shop at an individual store. Contact details are listed on the store pages.

Generally, Forster Square is open 9am to 8pm Monday-Friday; 9am-7pm Saturday, 11am-5pm Sunday 

When is the car park open and how many spaces do you have? Are there disabled/parent and child spaces?

The car park is open each day from 8.00am - 10.00pm.

The car park is open each day from 8.00am - 10.00pm. We have 1,300 car parking spaces including bays for Blue Badge holders and Parent & Child. Maximum stay is limited to 3 hours and the car park is exclusively for the use of shoppers at Forster Square Shopping Park and the City Centre. Click here for more information.

 

Does Forster Square hire mobility equipment? Can I hire a wheelchair? Are there any mobility scooters at Forster Square ?

No

No

Does Forster Square have a vistor's code or code of conduct?

No.

No.

Who do I contact with regards to any parking queries?

For any parking queries please contact to info@cp-plus.co.uk.

For any parking queries please contact to info@cp-plus.co.uk.


To appeal Parking Charge Notices you must follow the appeals process which can be processed online or by post;
Online: www.appealpcn.co.uk
Post: High View Parking Ltd, PO BOX 3573, Barnet, EN5 9QA

 

What are the nearest transport links?

The centre is easily accessed by car and train. There is a car park and the train station is on site.

The centre is easily accessed by car and train. There is a car park and the train station is on site.

Forster Square is situated between A6037 Canal Road and A650 Manningham Lane on either side of Hamm Strasse, near Bradford.

Does the site have Shopmobility facilities?

Currently we do not operate a Shopmobility scheme.

Currently we do not operate a Shopmobility scheme.

Are there any jobs/vacancies in Forster Square? Where can I find careers information for Forster Square?

Careers information can be found on the careers section of our website.

Careers information can be found on the careers section of our website.

Does Forster Square have any banks? Are there cash machines in Forster Square? Where are the cash machines in Forster Square?

Yes. The cash machine is located next to Argos. 

Yes. The cash machine is located next to Argos. 

Are there places to eat and drink?

Yes. There are a number of fantastic options throughout the park including McDonald's, Subway, Greggs, Costa and Cafe Ritazza in Asda Living.

Yes. There are a number of fantastic options throughout the park including McDonald's, Subway, Greggs, Costa and Cafe Ritazza in Asda Living.

Where are the toilets? Are there disabled facilities?

Toilets can be found within McDonalds, Mothercare, Asda Living and Costa. There are disabled facilities within some of the retailers/restaurants listed.

Toilets can be found within McDonalds, Mothercare, Asda Living and Costa. There are disabled facilities within some of the retailers/restaurants listed.

Does Forster Square have Wifi? Is Wifi free at Forster Square?

No.

No.

Are there baby changing/feeding facilities?

Baby changing facilities can be found in Mothercare and Costa.

Baby changing facilities can be found in Mothercare and Costa.

Does Forster Square have click and collect?

Yes, at selected stores. Please check the click and collect section of our website for further information. 

Yes, at selected stores. Please check the click and collect section of our website for further information. 

What's on at Forster Square? What events are on at Forster Square? Is there any entertainment at Forster Square?

Please refer to the centre's website and facebook page

Please refer to the centre's website and facebook page

What should I do if I think I've lost something on site?

If you have lost something while visiting the Forster Square, please get in touch by email

If you have lost something while visiting the Forster Square, please get in touch by email

Please note that we will ask for proof of ownership to make sure we give property back to its rightful owner. 

Does Forster Square have any gift cards? Where can I get gift cards at Forster Square?

No, individual stores offer their own gift cards

No, individual stores offer their own gift cards

Is there a store / mall guide or map online? Can I download a store guide online?

There is a map on the centre's website.

There is a map on the centre's website.

Where can I find out about job vacancies on site?

Job vacancies in the shops within Forster Square are displayed in the jobs section of the website.

Job vacancies in the shops within Forster Square are displayed in the jobs section of the website. You can also contact the shops directly.

What shops / brands / stores are at Forster Square?

Please refer to the centres website for details

Please refer to the centres website for details

Who can I contact when Forster Square is closed?

Should you need to contact someone out of hours, please call ​08081565533.

 

Should you need to contact someone out of hours, please call ​08081565533.

 

Does Forster Square have wifi?

Unfortunately, there is no park-wide wi-fi service available at Forster Square. Please note that individual retailers and restaurants may offer free wi-fi.

Unfortunately, there is no park-wide wi-fi service available at Forster Square. Please note that individual retailers and restaurants may offer free wi-fi.

What baby facilities are there at Forster Square? Does Forster Square have any baby changing facilities? Is there a parent and baby Room?

No, although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility. Mothercare and Asda Living also offer this service. 

No, although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility. Mothercare and Asda Living also offer this service. 

Are there places to warm a baby bottle at Forster Square? Is there anywhere to warm a baby's bottle? Does Forster Square have bottle warming facilities?

Asda Living and Costa provide this service.

Asda Living and Costa provide this service.

Are dogs allowed in Forster Square?

No animals are allowed in the park except for Assistance Dogs.

No animals are allowed in the park except for Assistance Dogs.

Are there disabled changing facilities at Forster Square?

Please see individual retailers for further information.

Please see individual retailers for further information.

Is there anywhere where I can feed my baby? Are there any baby nursing facilities.

Mothercare provides this facility. 

Mothercare provides this facility. 

Can I hire a pushchair or buggy at Forster Square?

No.

No.

What family / childrens facilities are there at Forster Square? Are there childrens play areas?

There are none at Forster Square

There are none at Forster Square

Are there child friendly / safe areas in Forster Square? Is there a creche at Forster Square?

No.

No.

What entertainment is there at Forster Square? Is there a cinema at Forster Square? What are the cinema times?

No.

No.

Where are the toilets in Forster Square?

We don’t have customer toilets. Although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility.

We don’t have customer toilets. Although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility.

Are there disabled toilets in Forster Square? Where are the disabled toilets in Forster Square?

No, although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility.

No, although selected cafes/ restaurants may offer this facility.

Are there any photo booths available at Forster Square?

Yes, there is a photo booth in Asda.

Yes, there is a photo booth in Asda.

Are there any post boxes in Forster Square?

No.

No.

Is there a business lounge at Forster Square? Can I hire a meeting room at Forster Square?

No.

No.

Are there any phone or ipad charging facilities?

No.

No.

Does Forster Square have any first aid facilities? Where are the first aid facilities at Forster Square?

Yes, please find a member of staff if first aid is required

Yes, please find a member of staff if first aid is required

Are there any police or security at Forster Square?

Yes, we have full time Security presence on site

Yes, we have full time Security presence on site

Is there a quiet room in Forster Square? Where are the quiet room facilities?

We do not have a quiet room at Forster Square

We do not have a quiet room at Forster Square

Where can I find the managements office at Forster Square? Is there a lost property office? Is there a help desk or customer service point?

We do not have a management suite, but please call this number to report lost property: British land property management helpdesk 08081565533 

We do not have a management suite, but please call this number to report lost property: British land property management helpdesk 08081565533 

Are there any lockers available at Forster Square?

No.

No.

Can I get to Forster Square by Public Transport? What bus routes go to Forster Square? How do I get to Forster Square?

Yes. Please refer to centres websites for directions. Very accessible by train and bus. First group. 

Yes. Please refer to centres websites for directions. Very accessible by train and bus. First group. 

Can I get a train to Forster Square?

Yes. We are at Forster Square train station.

Yes. We are at Forster Square train station.

Is there a bike route to get to Forster Square?

Yes. A cycle lane is being built into forster square.  Also known as the city connect 2 which runs between canal road and bradford city centre. 

Yes. A cycle lane is being built into forster square.  Also known as the city connect 2 which runs between canal road and bradford city centre. 

Does Forster Square have secure bike / bicycle parking? Where is the bicycle parking in Forster Square?

No.

No.

Is there a car wash at Forster Square?

No

No

How to I get to Forster Square by car? Get me directions for Forster Square by car

Please refer to centres websites for directions.

Please refer to centres websites for directions.

Does Forster Square have secure motorbike / motorcycle parking? Where is the motorbike parking in Forster Square?

No.

No.

Does Forster Square have disable parking? Where are the disabled parking spaces at Forster Square?

Disabled parking spaces are spread out across the centre, we have a total of 65 disabled parking bays.

Disabled parking spaces are spread out across the centre, we have a total of 65 disabled parking bays.

Does Forster Square have family / children parking bays? Where are the family / children parking spaces at Forster Square?

Parent and child parking spaces are located towards Mothercare. We have a total of 6 parent and child spaces.

Parent and child parking spaces are located towards Mothercare. We have a total of 6 parent and child spaces.

Does Forster Square have any electric car charging point?

No.

No.

Is car parking free at Forster Square? How much is car parking at Forster Square?

Parking is free for 3 hours.

Parking is free for 3 hours.

Do Forster Square provide staff car parking facilities?

Yes, located within the service yard. We have a total of 65 staff parking bays.

Yes, located within the service yard. We have a total of 65 staff parking bays.

What restaurants are available at Forster Square? What food & drink facilities are there?

Costa, Greggs, Subway, Asda Living, McDonalds

Costa, Greggs, Subway, Asda Living, McDonalds

What time do the car parks open? What time does the car parks close?

The car park is currently open 24/7

The car park is currently open 24/7

What type of restaurants are there in Forster Square? What time do the restaurants close?

Costa, Greggs, Subway, Asda Living, McDonalds

Costa, Greggs, Subway, Asda Living, McDonalds

Are there spaces for large vehicles / vans / motorhomes /coaches to park at Forster Square?

No.

No.

What fast food restaurants are there at Forster Square?

McDonalds, Greggs, Subway

McDonalds, Greggs, Subway

General opening times

Monday
09:00
-
20:00
Tuesday
09:00
-
20:00
Wednesday
09:00
-
20:00
Thursday
09:00
-
20:00
Friday
09:00
-
20:00
Saturday
09:00
-
18:00
Sunday
11:00
-
17:00

Additional Information

Forster Square Bradford Store opening times may vary. Food and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

 

Please note that some retailers may vary from these times.

Search below for the shop details or view the full list of retailers

Getting here

Forster Square
Valley Road
Bradford
BD1 4RN
08081565533
  • Car

    Forster Square is situated between A6037 Canal Road and A650 Manningham Lane on either side of Hamm Stasse, near Bradford.

  • Train

    Forster Square is accessible by train. For more information, click here.

  • Bus

    A free bus service runs to McDonald's on the main street. For more information, click here.

Facilities

Baby changing facilities can be found in Asda Living, Costa, McDonald's and Mothercare.

There are 1,300 free* car parking spaces limited to three-hour maximum stay, for the use of shoppers at Forster Square and the City Centre. Spaces designated to Blue Badge holders and parents with children are available. 

*for up to 3 hours 

We are proud that our car park has been issued the Park Mark, an award given by the Police to car parks that have achieved the standards of the Safer Parking Scheme, designed to reduce crime in car parks. To find out more, click here

Toilets can be found in Asda Living, Costa, McDonald's and Mothercare.

Services

Click & Collect services are available at  Argos, Asda Living, Boots, Clarks, Currys, Harveys, JD Sports, Mothercare, Next and O2. You can contact each store individually for more information.

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