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Preston Markets Journal

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Keeping you in the know.

Follow our Preston Markets blog to keep up to date with all the latest news and information around Preston Markets.


Cherry Pie Manager Maureen saves life

3 October 2022: Tuesday 2 August began as any normal day for Maureen Davenport 32, manager of Cherry Pie coffee shop at Preston Markets. But by lunchtime Maureen was a hero.

New developments at Preston Markets

20 September 2022: Not only is there an expansion of two popular stalls, a brand-new clothes stall is now open and the addition of a monthly craft fair which is set to start soon.

Royal Visit to Preston Markets

8 September 2022: Its been two decades since Preston gained City Status. To celebrate, Preston's Victorian Market Hall and the award winning Avenham and Miller Parks were visited by the Earl and Countess of Wessex.

Preston Markets to host the UK's first ever Jatra performance

2 September 2022: Friday 16 September is the opening night of the 2022 Lancashire Encounter festival. Come along to Preston Markets to witness the UK's first Jatra performance.

Tips for selling at Preston's popular Second Hand Market

15 August 2022: Need a clear out? Want some quick cash? Then bring all your unwanted belongings down to our popular, city centre, bi-weekly Second Hand Market.

Meet the traders: Wisebuys Hair and Beauty

8 August 2022: Today, we invited Valerie Sargeant, owner of Wisebuys Hair and Beauty (and Preston Market trader for over 45 years), to sit for a chat under the Box Market Canopy.

Summer at Preston Markets

18 July 2022: Whilst you're ambling around the city centre doing a spot of summer holiday shopping or catching some mid-afternoon sun, make sure to call in at Preston Markets for your summer food and drink staples.

Preston Markets - then and now

4 July 2022: Wind back the clock and take a look at the long established trading history of Preston Markets.

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