Tesco Express on Preston’s Blackpool Road closes for refurb

Posted on - 20th July, 2021 - 1:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Food & Drink, Preston News
The Tesco Express store on Preston’s Blackpool Road

The Tesco Express store on Preston’s Blackpool Road has partially closed for refurbishments.


The store shut its doors on Sunday 18 July and is not expected to fully reopen until 26 August. A smaller, temporary store will be open from 4 August.

In the meantime, customers are encouraged to use the Tesco Express store at Tulketh Mill, on Blackpool Road, Ashton-on-Ribble.

Read more: Tulketh Brow roadworks coming to a close

Tesco Express

A Tesco spokesperson said: “We’re sorry for any inconvenience caused while our Blackpool Road Express store is being refreshed. These works will mean an improved experience for customers using the store. We hope to be open again by 26 August.

“Our nearest stores are the Tulketh Mill Express and the Penwortham Superstore, which are both just over a mile away.”

A Tesco staff member said the refurbishment will take a month to complete, and the temporary pop-up shop will sell necessities on a single aisle.

Read moreSee the latest Preston news and headlines

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.