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St. George's Shopping Centre

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Opening hours:
  • Monday - Saturday: 9am - 5.30pm*
  • Sunday: 11am - 5pm*
  • Bank Holidays: 11am - 5.30pm*

*Individual store times may vary.


St. George's Shopping Centre houses around 68 shops and spans over Preston's two main shopping streets, Fishergate high street and Friargate.

The shopping centre is home to a large selection of popular big name retailers as well as a number of independent shops. Add all this to an array of places to eat and drink, plus a bustling city vibe, and you can see why St. George's continues to attract visitors since it first opened its doors in 1966.


St. George's Shopping Centre has everything you need under one roof, from planning a holiday and currency exchange to stationery supplies and books.

Big name stores include:

  • Superdrug
  • The Body Shop
  • Holland & Barrett
  • WH Smith
  • HMV
  • GAME
  • The Entertainer
  • Warhammer

Fashion and homeware

Whether you're looking to browse, or looking for something specific, St. George's has all the names you love when it comes to fashion and homeware. On top of well-known brands, you'll also find a handful of independent stores where you can pick up something unique. Budget or no budget, there's something for everyone.

Fashion and homeware stores include:

  • Marks & Spencer
  • New Look
  • Matalan
  • H&M
  • River Island
  • Foot Asylum
  • Home & Fragrance
  • Quiz


St. George's Shopping Centre has all the big names in jewellery in one handy place, alongside some top independent and high street jewellery stores. You're sure to find something sparkly, whether you're after a gift, a treat for yourself, or a clean or repair.

Jewellery stores include:

  • Ernest Jones
  • Pandora
  • Swarovski
  • Peter Jackson
  • Warren James
  • Keo Jewellers
  • Lovisa
  • Claire's accessories
  • In-time watch and jewellery repairs

Something different

Looking for something different from the norm? Then look no further than St. George's array of offbeat stores. Grab some funky stationery, something bright for the home, or a one-of-a-kind gift at any of these fantastically fun shops.

Stores include:

  • Kenji
  • Smiggle

Keen photographers are also catered for here, with both Wilkinson Cameras and Jessops selling a variety of cameras, photography equipment, and more.

Eat and drink

Take a break from shopping, sit back, and relax with an ample choice of places to eat and drink inside St. George's.

Places to eat include favourites such as Burger King and traditional fish and chips from Oceans Fish & Chips.

Lunch, tasty treats, and caffeine boosts can also be found at:

Belong Gaming Arena

St. George's is more than just a shopping centre. If you're an avid gamer and you're looking for like-minded people or some screen action, Game's Belong™ Gaming Arena is open day and night.

The arena, as part of the Game store, features cutting edge gaming PCs and the very latest tech. It also hosts an array of events for both tournaments and casual gaming.


Alongside shopping, eating and drinking, St. George's also put on regular events for shoppers to experience and enjoy, including half-term and student events.

Check out all upcoming events by visiting St. George's Shopping Centre - What's on.


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Toilets
  • Baby changing
  • Privacy cubicles for breast feeding
  • Disabled access
  • Car park (pay and display) with dedicated family and disabled spaces and EV-CS charging point.

Note - If you have queries relating to this venue, please contact the venue's management company directly and not visit@preston.gov.uk as we're not in a position to assist.

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Map and directions

St George's Shopping Centre is located in Preston City Centre and houses its own car park. For more nearby car parks see City Centre parking.

Public transport directions

Bus: Preston bus station is located 0.5 miles away, roughly a 10 minute walk. 

Train: Preston Train Station is located 0.3 miles away, roughly a 6 minute walk. 

Map address for St George's Shopping Centre

St. George's Shopping Centre, Preston, PR1 2TU.