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Opening Hours

Working round the clock to keep trade moving

Shipside and landside opening hours

These are our opening hours throughout the year.

DayShipside Opening HoursLandside Opening Hours
Saturday00:00-24:0000:00-18:00 *

Christmas and New Year 

We are open as normal on bank holidays. Our staff are rostered to work every day of the year apart from closures on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

These are our opening hours throughout the Christmas and New Year period.

DayShipside Opening HoursLandside Opening Hours
Saturday 24th December 2022 (Christmas Eve)


Sunday 25th December 2022 (Christmas Day)CLOSEDCLOSED
Monday 26th December 2022 (Boxing Day)CLOSEDCLOSED
Tuesday 27th December 2022 (Bank holiday)08:00-24:0008:00-24:00
Wednesday 28th December 202224 hours24 hours
Thursday 29th December 202224 hours24 hours
Friday 30th December 202224 hours24 hours
Saturday 31st December 2022 (New Year's Eve) 00:00-17:00 00:00-17:00
Sunday 1st January 2023 (New Year's Day) 12:00-24:00 12:00-24:00 
Monday 2nd January 2023 24 hours24 hours

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