The Tesco Homeplus store in Walton-le-Dale near Preston is to close, bosses announced today.
The chain is closing all six remaining stores up and down the country and said in a statement it would now been working closely to staff to explain what it means for them.
A Tesco spokesman said: “We’ve taken the difficult decision to close our remaining six Homeplus stores, including our Preston store. Our priority is now to explain what this announcement means for our colleagues and, wherever possible, offer them alternative roles with Tesco.
“We would like to thank all customers who have shopped in our store and will continue to serve them through our local stores on Friargate and Church Street in Preston and our Tesco Direct service.”