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COVID-19 November Update

Due to the current situation and in line with the new government legislation, the majority of The Royals Shopping Centre stores have taken the decision to close their businesses until further notice.

This is with the exception of Poundland, Boots , Grapetree and Tesco Express. Costa Coffee will be open for takeaways and Click & Collect only. The Fragrance Store will be open but will be only be offering a Click & Collect service.

We will be partially closing the centre, with the only access via Heygate Avenue - opposite Southend Bus Station and also the High Street entrance for access to Grapetree.

Subway will be operating a take-away and delivery service. Vision Express will be appointment only.

We will also be closing the public toilets, and in addition our car park will be closed.

The centre is following Government advice closely and will review circumstances as legislation is announced.

The centre’s team and its cleaning contractors have for some time been carrying out an enhanced cleaning regime and that will continue.

The Royals Shopping Centre manager Dawn Jeakings said:

“The wellbeing of our customers and our staff is of prime importance, during this difficult and trying time.  We are even more prepared this time around as we now all have more experience dealing with such changes.“

“Our cleaners are being appropriately thorough and paying particular attention to surfaces and items such as handrails, may we take this opportunity to remind our customers to continue to wear their face coverings when coming into the centre - unless of course you are exempt.“

Shoppers can check for any updates on the centre’s website and social media.

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