Gawsworth Community Hub & Shop

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Gawsworth Community Hub and Shop serves the village and parish of Gawsworth, visitors to the village and to the near-by Gawsworth Hall, and travellers on the A536 between Macclesfield and Congleton.

We are open

Mon to Fri

8 am to 1:30 pm


8 am to 12:00


8 am to 10:30 am

How to find us:

From Macclesfield: About three miles from the centre of Macclesfield on the A536 turn left into Church Lane signposted Gawsworth Hall.

From Congleton: About five miles from the centre of Congleton on the A536 turn right into Church Lane signposted Gawsworth Hall.

After entering Church Lane take the first left and the first left again and you will be outside our shop (opposite the School) (just 300 metres from the main road).

For a map, see this page.

2 Longbutts Lane, Gawsworth, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9QU

Telephone: 01625 425428

We offer:

Everything you would expect from a local shop including….

Newspapers and magazines, cards, local produce, basics and essentials, wines and spirits, cigarettes, tickets for local events, and much more.

For lunch or a snack….

A delicatessen with meats and cheeses, meat pies, hot and cold drinks, confectionery and ice cream. See here.

We accept credit and debit card payments and have now dropped the £5 minimum transaction charge except for customers wanting cashback.

For more products see this page.

Join our team!!

We are looking for volunteers to help in the hub and the shop and in other ways ‘behind the scenes’ including as members of the Board of Directors.

 To find out more, please click here.


To keep in touch with news and offers from the Shop, plus what is happening in the Hub, follow us on Facebook  or keep an eye on this page.

Responding to the restrictions

As lockdown restrictions ease, we are seeking more volunteers so we can extend our opening hours and run a range of activities organised by our new community Hub later this year. For more information, please see the  news page.

Village celebrates 10 years of community volunteer support

It is 10 years since BBC North West covered the opening of Gawsworth Community Shop and now we are busy preparing to celebrate our 10th birthday on the 10th March this year.  More...

To see the news item about the birthday recently broadcast by the BBC (North West Tonight), go to


(By kind permission of the BBC).

Meet Molly

At 28, Molly Ross is one of our youngest volunteers. Please see this page to read an interview with Molly about why she enjoys volunteering with us so much.