This summer has been one to remember hasn’t it? A heatwave bringing glorious weather to our usual cold and dreary isles, and England’s World Cup heroics which got us believing!Sadly, it’s coming to an end and now is the time to start getting the young ones ready for back to school. Cortonwood Shopping Park has everything you need ranging from sports kit to stationery.

Your little ones may find shopping for new stationery the most exciting part of the back to school haul, Wilko and Poundland will hold aplenty of items to get the kids excited about starting the new term with their new gel pens. The envy of their classroom peers!

Gel pen sets starting from £1, note pads from £1.50, desk sets including stapler, staples, mini-tape and hole punch from £3.50.

Now we move onto the PE kit. Cortonwood’s JD Sports offers a variety of trainers, football boots and a huge selection of sports clothing to pick from including school bags.

Now moving lastly to picking new footwear for the new school year. Clarks is the number one destination for great quality and durable school shoes. Check in with its expert fitting service to ensure your child’s school shoes are comfy as well as trendy for September.