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Wallace and Gromit bench to be installed outside Preston’s Market Hall

Preston will soon have its own Wallace & Gromit bench in celebration of the animated duo’s Preston-born, Academy Award®-winning creator Nick Park. The bronze bench, based on the pair as […]

2 weeks ago
Smiths Locks open first static store on Preston Market

The Box Market in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Independent locksmith, Smith Locks, is now open on the Box Market at Preston Markets. After being a mobile locksmiths, with over 20 years experience, the Box Market will be this […]

4 weeks ago
Temperatures set to rise in Preston Markets as new canopies completed

L-R David Palmer, Managing Director of DP Structures, Councillor Robert Boswell, Cabinet Member for Environment at Preston City Council, Sam Livesey, Chairman of the Traders Association at Preston Markets The new walkway canopies in Preston Markets are complete. The canopies have been designed to retain heat within the Market Hall after traders threatened to strike if action wasn’t taken […]

8 months ago
New ice cream and coffee shop opens at Preston Market

Nurcan and Steve outside their new stall Pic: Hakuna Matata A new ice cream and coffee shop has opened at Preston Market. Hakuna Matata opened in July selling a range of ice cream, sweets, drinks and lunch options. Hakuna Matata […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 11-year-old Millie’s face masks coming to Preston Market

Jo and Millie A face mask brand with a difference is coming to Preston Market. Millie’s Masks was founded by 11-year-old Millie Millburn in Birmingham – with a bit of help from mum […]

11 months ago
Sol’s Fashion returns to Preston Market

Sol Sol’s Fashion has opened in Preston Market Hall. The stall is run by Salman (Sol) Ahmed, who started selling ladieswear on the outdoor market 15 years ago. After growing the […]

2 years ago
Preston Market Hall wins Planning Award for ‘Best Use of Publicly Owned Land or Property’

The new Market Hall Preston Market Hall has won a prestigious national design award for its renovation scheme. The development was up against stiff competition from local authorities and public services in the Best […]

2 years ago
Clarke and Sons butchers are open in their New Hall Lane shop

Clarke and Sons will no longer trade in the Market Pic: Tony Worrall A Preston butcher who left the Market Hall after complaining it was too cold to work has opened a new shop in New Hall Lane. Four weeks after Clarke and […]

2 years ago
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