The Forge Shopping Centre

COVID-19 Retailer Update

February 2021

Following from the Scottish Government announcement (04/01/20), Glasgow City has been placed into a total lock down and you can only visit the Centre for essential reasons only. This means that only essential retailers, takeaway food operators and click & collect services can trade.

The Forge Shopping Centre remains open to serve our local community. Only essential retail, Click & Collect services, and cafes offering takeaway will be open. The Centre will open at the following times:

  • Monday – Saturday 8.30am – 6pm
  • Sunday 9am – 6pm

Some essential businesses have made the decision to change their trading hours, therefore we recommend that you check with the individual stores regarding their opening times.

The stores which remain open in lockdown 3 are:


  • Asda – 8am – 10pm Monday – Sunday
  • Cash Generators – 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday
  • Del’s Fresh Produce – 9am – 5pm Monday – Sunday
  • Forge News – 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday
  • Holland & Barret – 9am – 5pm Monday – Sunday
  • Market Village – Fergusons Pets, Andersons Fish & Charlie Butcher ONLY – 10am – 4pm Monday – Saturday
  • My Dentist – 9am – 6pm Monday – Friday
  • One Below – 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm Sunday
  • Poundland – 830am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm Sunday
  • Ramsdens – 10am – 4pm Monday – Saturday
  • Royal Bank of Scotland – 10am – 3pm Monday – Friday
  • Superdrug – 830am – 6pm Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm Sunday
  • Savers – 9am – 6pm Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm Saturday 10am – 5pm Sunday
  • Specsavers – 9am – 5.30pm Monday – Saturday 11am – 5pm Sunday


  • Bensons – 8.30am – 5pm Monday – Saturday – 9am – 5pm Sunday – Collection & Delivery through Uber Eats & Just Eat
  • McDonalds –  Drive Thru only. 24 hour delivery on Just Eat & Uber Eats
  • Subway – 9am – 5pm Monday – Saturday – 10am – 5pm Sunday Collection & Delivery through Uber Eats & Just Eat

The health and safety of our customers and our employees continues to be our priority at all times and The Forge Shopping Centre has introduced the following measures to keep you safe:

  • One Way System

  • Hand Sanitisers throughout the Centre

  • Limited numbers into the Centre and to individual stores

  • Queuing Systems

  • Increased cleaning

All of our retailers will be implementing their own health and safety processes and we encourage you to check their social media platforms for any changes to opening times.

We would like to take this time to remind you of social distancing at this time and ask you to respect the 2M distance between other people whilst visiting the Centre. Please remember to wear your facemask when entering the Centre.

Keep an eye on our website and social pages for further updates.

Stay Safe!