Fishergate shops, bars and banks in Preston that no longer exist: Do you remember these?

The face of Preston's high street has changed immeasurably over the years.

Thursday, 19th September 2019, 12:54 pm
Updated Thursday, 19th September 2019, 1:54 pm
Fishergate shops

Here's some pictures of some shops of yesteryear, which many of you will remember shopping in.

Past shops of Fishergate: Woolworths
Past shops of Fishergate: HMV

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Past shops of Fishergate: Manyana
Past shops of Fishergate: British Home Stores
Past shops of Fishergate: Tommy Ball shoe shop on the left, which had previously been car dealers Lookers of Preston
Past shops of Fishergate: Northern Rock and Jessops
Past shops of Fishergate: M&S (now Primark)
Past shops of Fishergate: Lancashire Evening Post
Past shops of Fishergate: Pontaprint
Past shops of Fishergate:Top 12 Children's Wear
Past shops of Fishergate: Alliance and Leicester
Past shops of Fishergate: The Woolwich
Past shops of Fishergate: Originals
Past shops of Fishergate: Ocean
Past shops of Fishergate: Red Rose Video
Past shops of Fishergate: Owen Owen
Past shops of Fishergate: Originals
Past shops of Fishergate: Maelstrom and K Shoes
Past shops of Fishergate: The ABC Cinema
Past shops of Fishergate: The Central Conservative Club and Discout Book Company (now Hogarths) and the Bull and Royal Hotel (now Harry's Bar and other shops)
Past shops of Fishergate: Stones, Barratts, Freeman Hardy Willis and Dolcis
Past shops of Fishergate: Warehouse, Miss Selfridge and Principles
Past shops of Fishergate: GAP and JJB Sports
Past shops of Fishergate: Sakura Restaurant, formerly Tommy Ball's shoe shop
Past shops of Fishergate: Barratts Shoes
Past shops of Fishergate: Dolcis and Littlewoods
Past shops of Fishergate: Lingards and the Cumberland Building Society
Past shops of Fishergate: Queens Buildings
Past shops of Fishergate: Queens buildings
Past shops of Fishergate: Martin Dawes
Past shops of Fishergate: Oyston Estate Agency, Photomarket, JK Noblett Jewellers and The Corset Shop
Past shops of Fishergate: H Samuel and Owen Owen
Stanley Carwin Ltd and Thomas Cook
Past shops of Fishergate: Manfield
Past shops of Fishergate: The Price Bashers
The Nat West bank, which became Wall Street and now Fishers
Past shops of Fishergate: Compton House contained the YWCA and Preston Scientific Society, Barnes confectioners, Tokio Cafe and Grant's opticians. It is now Marks and Spencers
Past shops of Fishergate: Pineapple
Past shops of Fishergate: Swinton Insurance and Whispers
Past shops of Fishergate: Security guards in the Fishergate Shopping Centre
Past shops of Fishergate: The Old Post Office Buildings were demolished, and a mural was commissioned while building work continued...
Past shops of Fishergate: ... but the artwork was not to everyone's taste
Past shops of Fishergate: The building that replaced the Old Post Office now houses Topshop and Topman
Past shops of Fishergate: Burtons and The Early Learning Centre
Past shops of Fishergate: The remains of the Lancashire Evening Post building