Back to School Essentials

29th August 2018

It’s nearly that time of year again, the start of the new school term! That means stocking up on backpacks, pencil cases and purchasing the dreaded school shoes. That being said, Salford Shopping Centre have made your shopping spree a whole lot easier with this list of back-to-school essentials.



  1. Younger Boys Red Marvel Water Bottle, Peacocks, £3
  2. Lego Storage Brick Lunchbox, Home Bargains, £5.99
  3. Rainbow Sequin Flip Lunch Bag, Peacocks, £10
  4. Silver Moving Glitter Water Bottle, Peacocks, £6

The lunchbox is a crucial part any child’s back-to-school kit. The more creative, the better! It’s a great chance to show off their personality and with comics book heroes and rainbows on offer, what more could you possibly need?!


  1. Boys 2pk Blue Polo Shirts, Peacocks, from £6
  2. Girls 2pk White Polo Tops, Peacocks, from £6
  3. Girls Pleated School Skirt, Peacocks, £7
  4. Older Boys Grey Back To School Trousers, Peacocks, from £7

Peacocks offer simple and affordable uniform for a great start to your new-term wardrobe. From long-sleeve and short sleeve polos, to skirts, trousers and prom dresses, they have all the basics to keep you going throughout the school year.


  1. Lilley Girls Black Patent T-Bar Shoe, Shoe Zone, £12.99
  2. Rockstorm Blaze Boys Shoe, Wynsors, £25
  3. Angela Comfort Plus Girls Shoe, Wynsors, £18
  4. Kickers Boys Leather Easy Fasten Shoes in Black, Shoe Zone, £34.99

Here at Salford Shopping Centre, we have some amazing back-to-school offers across a range of children’s shoes. Wynsors and Shoe Zone both have great collections in-store, making sure there’s something to suit everybody. No matter how fussy!


  1. Helix Value Maths Set, The Works, £2
  2. Bic Crystal Grip Ballpoint Pens Assorted Colours 4pk, Wilko, £2.50
  3. A5 Harry Potter Hogwarts Crest Notebook, The Works, £4
  4. ArtWorkz Colour Pencils – Pack of 15, The Works, £1

No matter how old you are, stationery buying is always enjoyable. Fill your boots with these great deals on stationery, that will get your little one off to a great start on their first day back.