Mother’s Day Done Differently at The Glass Works

March 23, 2022

Spoil your Mum with the perfect gift or day out at The Glass Works this Mother’s Day, Sunday 27th March.

The Glass Work’s shop, bars, restaurants, and market stalls are running special Mother’s Day promotions, so you can make Mum feel extra special and treat her to a great day out.

Shop for the perfect card, the freshest smelling flowers, the latest fashions, and exclusive homeware, from one of our shops or market stalls. Treat her to a meal, drinks, and entertainment at one of the restaurants and bars. There are lots of opportunities to shop, dine and play at The Glass Works, and create that special moment this Mother’s Day.

Still struggling to think of the perfect gift? Why not let your Mum choose by buying her a gift card? All shops have the option to purchase gift cards for a range of amounts, and you can now purchase a Barnsley Gift Card which is valid in over 140 favourite stores in The Glass Works and around the borough, including Market Kitchen and Barnsley Market. Click here to find out more details.


The timing could not be better, with River Island opening their doors at The Glass Works last Saturday 19th March, you can pick up mum the latest styles and the hottest trends (as well as something for yourself) from their huge men’s, women’s and kid’s ranges.

Nowhere has a larger range of great Mother’s Day gifts than Barnsley Market. Find stunning jewellery, sweet-smelling candles, colourful flowers, scrumptious chocolates, and a whole range of quirky and wonderful gift ideas across the 80+ stalls. Barnsley Market is open 8:30am – 4pm Monday to Saturday and details of all the stalls can be found here.

For those who love their food, learn how to cook up some Barnsley classics and new favourites with the Barnsley Larder Cookbook. Featuring a collection of recipes created by Market Kitchen, Barnsley Market and some of the borough’s favourite cafes and restaurants. When you order through ShopAppy and spend over £10 you get £5 off your next order. Click here to order Barnsley Larder Cookbook through ShopAppy.

If you want to keep things classic, the home wear collections at Next and TK Maxx are the perfect places to look. Find everything a mother could need to brighten their home including scented candles, comfy throws, beautiful vases (for the flowers you are also getting her) and a stylish new outfit now we are heading into Spring.

If you are a student, you can claim up to 50% off at The Fragrance Shop through the UNiDAYS across their whole range, including their new exclusive ranges from Jean Paul Gaultier and Marc Jacobs. Celebrate Mum and give her a gift that lasts at a great price this Mother’s Day.


Looking for a special Mother’s Day meal? As well as serving up their usual delicious burgers, tasty tapas, and fruity cocktails, Falco Lounge are offering a free glass of prosecco with every Mother’s Day booking this Sunday. Discover the full Falco Lounge menu here.

Another exciting new addition to The Glass Works is Nando’s. The Peri-Peri chicken specialists opened earlier this month and have been serving up their famous Chicken, Fino Pitta, Peri chips, Macho peas and other sides in the restaurant and on Deliveroo. If you are looking for a more casual Mother’s Day meal, Nando’s is a perfect choice and ideally located next to Superbowl UK.

If your mum has more of a sweet tooth, the incredible Dolly’s Desserts are currently taking pre-orders for two takeaway boxes created especially for Mother’s Day. The Luxury Dipping Box contains Caramel Blondie, an Oreo brownie, Rocky Road, Strawberries, Marshmallows, and tons more tasty, sweet treats. The Chocolate Dipped Strawberries Box includes 12 strawberries that have been dipped in milk chocolate, white chocolate, ruby chocolate, Belgian dark chocolate, and nuts. To find out how to order, visit the Dolly’s Desserts Facebook page here.

If you would prefer to have your dessert after your main, why not treat yourself to the range of international cuisine available in Market Kitchen. Rajah Foods offer up a wide range of Indian dishes, from classic curries to modern kebabs, from mild to red-hot, they have something for everyone.

What goes better with a great meal than a few drinks from Cucina Sky Lounge in Market Kitchen? Open until 7pm every Sunday, wash down your delicious meal with a selection of their tasty cocktails, refreshing beers, fruity ciders, and classic flavoured gins.


The perfect tonic for the delicious gins is the local, live music which takes place in Market Kitchen every Sunday, from 3pm – 5pm. If you are a fan of live music, want to support local musicians, are looking for a great alternative Mother’s Day idea, or all of the above, don’t miss the fantastic local favourite Laura Kelly this Sunday 27th May. Click here to find out more.

If your mum is the competitive type, Superbowl UK is the perfect place to get those competitive juices flowing. Don’t miss their incredible Super Sunday deal, just £2.50 per game after 7pm, there is not a better time to decide who is the family’s best bowler once and for all. Book your lane here.

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