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SHOPGRAPHICWelcome to 8th Day Co-operative, located in the university area of Manchester our worker’s co-operative has been your one-stop shop for all things vegan & vegetarian since the 1970.

Our award winning Health Food Shop offers the largest selection of veggie, vegan, organic and Fairtrade food in the Northwest! We've got nutritional & herbal supplements, cruelty free, natural & organic cosmetics, low & zero waste/plastic free living, vegan alcohol and so much more.

Shop OnlineHome Delivery

WE'RE NOW ONLINE! Shop on our online store and get Eighth Day delivered to your door! 

We send parcels all across the UK using postal services or you can collection from us too. Find groceries, supplements, beauty & body care, and plastic free & zero waste living! SHOP EIGHTH DAY ONLINE: http://ontheeighthday.co.uk

Our cafe, just downstairs from the shop, serves up freshly made, hearty & healthy vegetarian and vegan lunch and our own vegan cakes too. Stay in our cosy rustic cafe or do guilt-free takeout in our eco-friendly packaging. We love local, have great tasting organic & fairly traded coffee, freshly made juices & smoothies!


Want to know what is going on at Eighth Day? You can find information on upcoming events such as tastings, sampling sessions, film nights and special Cafe evenings.

Our History

Did you know Eighth Day has been around since 1970? We’ve been through lots of changes, hundreds of staff and several buildings since those early days. You can find out more about the history of our co-op.


Take a look here at the events and people who have helped shape our business over the past 46 years.