There are empty shops across Preston’s high streets and side streets but city can bounceback as lockdown eases

Empty stores on Preston high street. Pic: Lee Sutton Due to current coronavirus restrictions many high street shops have been left empty. Current lockdown restrictions mean that only essential shops can be open. This loss of trading has meant […]

1 year ago
Antiques business to close Lane Ends shop due to ‘lack of footfall’

This n That in Woodplumpton Road is closing down Pic: Tony Worrall An antiques, collectibles and second-hand shop in Lane Ends is closing down. This n That in Woodplumpton Road will close on Saturday 20 July after three years of trading. Owners […]

3 years ago
The Preston shops you wish still existed

We asked, and you told us. We said which Preston shop would you go back to for one-time only if they still existed. Many famous names, both nationally and locally, […]

3 years ago
New openings and closures in Preston

A mini round-up of new openings and closures in Preston city centre. New shoe shop opened on Fishergate called Solewish. A small family run organisation that brings in cutting edge […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement New openings in Preston

A mini round-up of new openings in Preston. Above is recently opened CafeNDulge on Fylde Road. Firmly in the University Quarter. This smart looking new coffee shop promises delicious butties, […]

8 years ago
Preston businesses to close – Dozens of jobs could be lost

More painful economic news emerged today that will impact the city. Joining the long list of high-street businesses effected by the economic downturn can be added Thomas Cook and Dreams. […]

9 years ago
BBC reports from Preston high street transformed by retail outlets closures

Preston high street in the news BBC Business Correspondent Emma Simpson walked down Fishergate in Preston today asking the question – what effect did big name closures have on the high […]

9 years ago
JJB store in Preston to close

Amongst the JJB Sports stores to close in Lancashire leading to 59 staff loses, is it’s Preston outlet. Although their Chorley shop has been sold to Sports Direct saving the […]

10 years ago
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