Supermarket New Year's opening times Leeds 2021: when Morrisons, Aldi and Waitrose are open on New Year

Here is when your local stores will be open over New Year.

By Abi Whistance
Wednesday, 8th December 2021, 2:33 pm
Updated Wednesday, 29th December 2021, 1:46 pm

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With this in mind, here is our list of when major supermarkets are set to open and close over the New Year.

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The supermarket opening times listed were last checked on Wednesday 8 December.

Bear in mind that these times may be subject to change and should be checked on each supermarket's website.

The times listed below were last checked on 29 December.


Aldi is open at the following times:

Monday 27 Dec 08:00-20:00

Tuesday 28 Dec 08:00-20:00

Wednesday 29 Dec 08:00-20:00

Thursday 30 Dec 08:00-20:00

Friday 31 Dec 08:00-18:00

Saturday 1 Jan Closed

Sunday 2 Jan 09:30-16:00

Monday 3 Jan 08:00-20:00

Check your local Aldi store’s opening times on the Aldi website.


Lidl has released its opening times for the festive period:

Mon 27 Dec 08:00-22:00

Tue 28 Dec 08:00-22:00

Wed 29 Dec 08:00-22:00

Thu 30 Dec 08:00-22:00

New Year's Eve 08:00 - 19:00

New Year's Day Closed

Sun 02 Jan 10:00-16:00

Mon 03 Jan 08:00-22:00

Check your local Lidl store’s opening times on their website.


22-26 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 8EQ

Sainsbury’s has reduced its opening hours during the festive period.

27 December 2021 08:00 - 20:00

28 December 2021 08:00 - 20:00

29 December 2021 07:00 - 21:00

30 December 2021 07:00 - 21:00

31 December 2021 07:00 - 19:00

New Years Day 09:00 - 19:00

Check your local stores opening times on their website.


On New Year's Day, shops will be closed, with the exception of a small number which will have varying opening hours between 7am and 10pm.


Most Morrisons stores are open from 7am to 6pm on New Year’s Eve and 9am to 6pm on New Year’s Day.

Opening times may vary by location so it’s worth checking the store locator for the opening hours of your nearest store.

Check your local Morrisons store’s opening times on their website.


Tesco has confirmed that all stores will close at 7pm on New Year’s Eve, except for Express stores, which will close at 10pm.

On New Year’s Day, most stores will be open between 8am to 6pm, except for Express stores, which will close at 10pm.

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