HMV turns out the lights in Fishergate

Posted on - 28th January, 2017 - 12:06pm | Author - | Posted in - Business, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Final closing up at HMV in Preston
Final closing up at HMV in Preston

Preston’s HMV has left the city’s high street and is moving within a shopping centre.


The Fishergate record and entertainment shop has closed its doors and is setting up in its new home.

All staff are being transferred to the new shop which is on the first floor of the St George’s Shopping Centre.

It was announced in December the HMV store was to move and it is due to open during the course of February.

The former Peacocks store on the Friargate side of the shopping centre is being converted into the new HMV store.

General manager of St George’s shopping centre Andrew Stringer said: We’re really looking forward to adding HMV to the mix here at St George’s. Preston has been home to the brand since 1984 and it is very popular with shoppers.”

Read more: Burger King opens doors in Preston shopping centre

A HMV spokesman said: “We’d like to take this opportunity to thank our many loyal customers who have supported us for over three decades at hmv Preston and look forward to welcoming them to their brand new store.”

What do you think about the new location for HMV in Preston? Let us know in the comments below

Preston in pictures The Station, Preston. 1539Adelphi quarter , preston , 23.06.2022St Walburge's Church, preston 23.06.2022Former Tithebarn pub and Preston Bus StationHarris Museum and Art GalleryRed telephone boxesRed telephone box on Market StreetPreston 2022 View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.