Tuesday - Thursday 10am - 5pm

Friday - Saturday 10am - 9pm

Sunday 11am - 5pm


Vinyl records, art, coffee, craft ales, wines, spirits and snacks, and live music events.



An independent record shop serving locally roasted coffee, tea and cakes.

Selling new and used vinyl records amongst iconic artwork, influenced by seminal bands, their gigs and albums, Loafers is a haven for music lovers.

Owner Mark Richardson, a long-time lover of vinyl records, offers a wide range of genres to browse, with a selection of the more obscure sounds that can be found in the record rack titled ‘otherness.’ Mark also serves locally roasted and hand brewed Darkwoods Coffee, tea, soft drinks, craft ales, wines, spirits and snacks, and hosts live music events.

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Please note that on Live at The Piece Hall music gig dates, The Piece Hall will close to the public at 4pm and reopen at 6pm for ticket holders only. Please note the Anne Lister sculpture is not currently on display and will return w/c 25 July.