Town Centre and Market
Harlow Town Centre
Harlow’s Town Centre plays an important role as a key shopping and leisure centre located in West Essex. Almost completely free of roads within the shopping areas, the town centre has the first ever pedestrian thoroughfare in the country as well as an indoor mall, The Harvey Centre and a contemporary shopping environment, The Water Gardens, all offering a range of shops, restaurants and leisure activities.
Harlow Bus Station
Situated within the west side of Harlow Town Centre the Bus Station caters to companies providing both local travel services and travel to destinations throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.
Harlow Market opened on 16 May 1956. Held in Market Square, it hosts a variety of stalls ranging from fruit and vegetables, fresh fish and fresh meat to bags, clothing, magazines, books, flowers and pet supplies. The refurbished Harlow Market boasts new demountable stalls, a seating area, trees and a children's play area.