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Fishergate Shopping Centre

Type:Shop/Shopping Centre

Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8HJ

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Tel: 01772 254 850

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Fishergate Shopping Centre

Located on the high street, the Fishergate Shopping Centre is a bustling retail destination that caters to the diverse shopping needs of locals and visitors alike.  Located in the heart of Preston right next to the railway station, this vibrant shopping centre offers a wide range of shops, food and drink options, extensive parking and facilities, and a welcoming atmosphere.

The centre is home to an extensive range of shops, which enjoy an annual footfall of some five million.  The centre features both well-known high-street brands, such as Primark, TJ Hughes, Sports Direct, Poundland, and TK Maxx and independent retailers like Strawberry Moon, Designer Menswear, and The Fragrance Shop to name a few.  From fashion and accessories to electronics, home decor, and everything in between, shoppers can find a diverse array of products to suit their tastes and needs.

Whether you're craving a quick bite to eat, drink or something more substantial the Fishergate has it covered with the Moka on the Balcony, McDonald's, Meiz Japanese Restaurant, Starbucks, and Sushi Taste, with superb choices for breakfast, lunch, or even an afternoon snack.

The Fishergate Shopping Centre prioritises accessibility and convenience for all shoppers.  It provides easy access for those with mobility challenges, with ramps, elevators, and disabled parking spaces available.  Moreover, the centre has an extensive 780 space car park with very reasonable rates, making it convenient for visitors arriving by car and with the railway station just opposite, it couldn’t be easier to visit the Fishergate.

The Fishergate Shopping Centre offers a shopper's experience that goes beyond just buying products.  It focuses on providing exceptional customer service, a welcoming atmosphere, and a seamless shopping journey.  The friendly and knowledgeable staff ensure that shoppers have a pleasant experience from the moment they step into the centre until they leave. 

The centre regularly hosts exciting events and promotions to engage and entertain its visitors, including seasonal events, competitions and community activities.  These events add an extra layer of excitement and make the shopping experience at the Fishergate Shopping Centre even more enjoyable.

Click and collect:
Click and collect is a free service available in Primark, Bodycare, Evans, The Fragrance Shop, H Samuels, and Officers Club.  Shop online from the comfort of your home and choose to have your shopping delivered to your local store.  You're then able to collect your items at a time convenient to you.  ​​​​You can also use the collection-only parking bays for any large items you need to pick up.

Book Tickets


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
1 parking up to one hour£1.50 per ticket
2 parking up to two hours£2.00 per ticket
3 parking up to three hours£2.50 per ticket
4 parking up to four hours£3.50 per ticket
5 parking up to five hours£4.50 per ticket
8 parking over eight hours£8.50 per ticket
8 parking up to eight hours£7.50 per ticket
Annual season parking permit£850.00 per ticket
Monthly parking permit£150.00 per ticket
Quarterly season parking permit£325.00 per ticket
Three days a week from£90.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Saturday09:00 - 18:00
Sunday11:00 - 17:00


Saturday, 29th June 2024 - Saturday, 29th June 2024

Free Henna & Crafts and Bollywood Dancers & MusicThis free event promises a lively atmosphere filled with south Asian music, dance, and cultural activities.
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Saturday, 27th July 2024 - Saturday, 27th July 2024

Meet and greet with Fairy-tale PrincessesSt​​​​​​​​​​​ep into a world of wonder and meet your favourite fairy-tale royalty.
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Saturday, 3rd August 2024 - Saturday, 3rd August 2024

Free fun and games at Fishergate Shopping CentreWhile you're unleashing your inner shopaholic at Fishergate Shopping Centre this summer, turn your little rascals into giggling gremlins with a free summer games event.
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Saturday, 28th September 2024 - Saturday, 28th September 2024

Preston Pride 2024Everyone is welcome as the city celebrates Preston's LGBTQ+ communities with live music, guest appearances, and a variety of information stands and stalls.
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Saturday, 19th October 2024 - Saturday, 19th October 2024

Preston Fishergate: Dark Moon Comic Fair!
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  • Sub-Regional AwardsPartner of Visit Lancashire Partner of Visit Lancashire 2018


Road Directions

Fishergate Shopping Centre is in the heart of Preston city centre, located on Fishergate. From the M6, leave at Junction 31 and follow the signs to Preston city centre, the Ring Road. Fishergate Shopping Centre is signposted off the Ring Road, directly opposite the railway station.  Or follow the M65 to the end, then take the signs to Preston A6.  You will then join the City Centre Ring Road.  Fishergate Shopping Centre is signposted off the ring road, directly opposite the railway station. The car park has ParkMark Status, CCTV coverage, free EV charging, and operates 24/7, including Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday.

Public Transport Directions

Rail: Fishergate Shopping Centre is situated next to the Preston Railway Station, approx. journey times: Manchester to Preston leaves every 20 mins.  Blackpool to Preston leaves every 25 mins. Bolton to Preston leaves every 20 mins. Blackburn to Preston leaves every 40 mins. Wigan to Preston leaves every 30 mins. Liverpool to Preston leaves every 30 mins. If you are looking for trains to Preston to visit the Fishergate Shopping Centre, the centre recommend TransPennine Express, as you can save up to 50% on train tickets or Northern Rail. Bus: Preston Bus takes you outside of the railway station, or alternatively, you can catch any of the following services: 21, 27, 27, 100/102, 103, 109, 109, Z2, Z8, Z18, Z28



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Parking & Transport

  • Close to motorway network
  • Close to rail network
  • On site parking

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre



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