Pull into our pitstop and take the weight off your children's feet with our Kiddy Cars!

Our Kiddy Cars come in various car designs and colours and are a fun way for kids to travel around the shopping centre while you do your shopping.

Visit our Customer Service Desk on the Upper Level opposite New Look to hire a Kiddy Car from just £2.

Cost of Hire

Up to 1 hour: £2
1 to 2 hours: £4
2 to 3 hours: £6
3 to 4 hours: £8
4 to 5 hours: £10

Please note: hiring of our Kiddy Cars is subject to a photocopy of your photographic ID being taken. As the hirer and/or on behalf of a minor or person under your care, you fully understand and accept the following conditions of hire. You agree to:

·       Take full responsibility for all accidents, damages and injuries to anybody involving this hire

·       Pay for any loss or damage to the equipment arising out of this hire.

·       Operate the equipment properly or ensure the equipment is operated properly, including weight and height restrictions. These are. Basket weight 40kg MAX. Car weight 50kg MAX. Height 105cm. Ages 1-5 as a general guide. Please refer to ruler on the wall.

·       Maintain a speed comparable to a walking pace, avoiding contact with objects and other people

·       Not permit any other person to travel on the equipment.

·       Ensure that any minor using the equipment is securely restrained always and is supervised by parent or guardian always.

·       Not leave any minor unattended in the equipment at any time.

·       Return equipment to area where hired from before centre closing time.

·       Not leave equipment unattended at any time.

·       Not use equipment on escalators or steps.

·       Use the equipment within Overgate shopping centre confines and not to take it into the car parking area. There are GPS trackers installed in the cars, so you must remain within the Centre.


·       You agree to pay the hire charge of £2 per full, or partially used, hour for the use of the Kiddy Car.

·       You agree that a photocopy of your photographic ID will be made prior to hiring the Kiddy Car, which will be returned to you.

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We have officially opened our children’s playpark at Overgate! Located opposite William Gardiner Square, the park is suited best to preschool aged children.

Set within an enclosed fenced area, the colourful multi-activity play park includes a wave slide, a mega swing, a Saturn Bouncer seesaw, a balancing beam and a range of other interactive equipment designed to educate, entertain and guarantee lots of fun.

In order to keep the area safe and fun for everyone to enjoy, we need your help in adhering to the following rules:

· All children must be supervised by an adult whilst in the park
· No food or drink to be consumed in the park
· No smoking
· No rollerblades, roller skates or skateboards
· No dogs

Our playpark is covered permanently by CCTV for your safety.

Opening Hours

Monday – Sunday 7.30am - 9pm

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Overgate have partnered with The Steeple Church to bring you a brand new Family Playgroup.
Bring the kids along to The Steeple Church and enjoy arts and crafts activities, a play area with toys, snacks for children and hot drinks and cakes for adults.
The next group will run on Saturday 11th & 25th August, 10am – 12 noon.
Suggested donation of £2.
We look forward to welcoming you!

Centre Opening Hours

09:00 - 18:00

09:00 - 18:00



We regularly have a number of vacancies at Overgate, both within our retailers and for the centre, each listing will confirm how to apply. Good luck with your job search.


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