Discount shop returns to Preston shopping centre
A discount department store has returned to a Preston shopping centre, five years after closing its doors.
TJ Hughes has reopened in the Fishergate Shopping Centre, welcomed by town crier Peter Taunton who helped spread the word across Preston.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place with senior TJ Hughes leaders, as well as shoppers and members of the store’s 60-strong staff.
The shop left Preston in 2011 after the Liverpool-based business went into administration. It was later bought by Lewis’s Home Retail.
Managing director Anil Juneja, who has pledged to rebuild the group as a national... read more
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