Shopping and Parking
Prescot has two main shopping areas, The Town Centre and Cables Retail Park, however there many other goods and services provided at various other locations around the Town a full list of goods and services and business that provide them is available below.
Prescot Town Centre has exploded into life in recent years with many new business arriving to compliment those of longer standing. The Town Centre offers a traditional high street experience with a wide variety of both high street names such as Boots and Home Bargains to independent boutiques, run by local providers offering bespoke goods and services, along with independent bars, restaurants and cafes that provide a unique experience for the Town. Many of the shops have recently benefited from Heritage Lottery Funding which as helped to return frontages back to a time before steel shutters were introduced and has provided an improved aesthetic within the Town Centre. The Town Centre is mainly comprised of Eccleston Street, Leyland Street, Atherton Street and High Street, a full map with car parks is provided below.
At the heart of the historic town is Prescot Shopping Centre, accessible from Eccleston Street for pedestrians or Aspinall Street for cars and other vehicles (free parking). Stores in the mall include Willowbrook Hospice Charity Shop, Showering’s delicatessens, Shush, Card Factory, the Post Office and Home Bargains.
Accountants | Adult Day Care | Bakers | Banks | Barbers | Bereavement Services | Betting Shops | Builders Merchants, Glazing | Butchers | Carpet & Flooring | Car Wash | Charity Shops | Chemists | Computer & Technology | Clothes, Fashion, Jewellery & Accessories | Delicatessens | Doctors & Dentists | Electrical | Furniture | Kitchen & Bathrooms | Garages | Grocery & Florists | Health,Hair & Beauty Salons | Hobbies | Laundry & Clothing Repairs | Mini Markets | Newsagents & Off Licences | Nursery & Play | Opticians | Parties, Weddings & Celebrations | Pets and Pet Grooming | Photography & Printing | Property & Estate Agents | Solicitors | Supermarkets | Training | Travel Agents | Vaping | Veterinary Services
Parking facilities are provided at a number places within the Town Centre
Cables Retail Park
Situated in close proximity to the Town Centre, Cables Shopping Park comprises of 14 units offering a variety of goods and services common to many shopping parks, these include Next, Outfit, M&S Simply Food, JD Sports, Tesco, Argos, Boots, Pets at Home, B&M Bargains, Subway, Carphone Warehouse, TK Maxx, McDonald’s and EE.
Eating & Drinking Out
The town boasts a wide variety of pubs, as well as restaurants and cafes.
One of the most recent and exciting additions is the potential addition of Pinion, a restaurant that is part of a group which uses crowd funding to support it’s development. An initial target of £50,000 was sought by the owner Gary Usher. The funding opportunity opened at 9pm on the 30th May with a 24 hour window to reach the target, by 10am the next day the total pledged amount stood at £77,829 through 1,048 individual pledges and eventually reached a total of £86,624 from some 1,193 individuals.
Whatever your occasion there is a venue in Prescot that can accommodate your needs, check out our list of venues to see which best fits your event.
Staying overnight and need accommodation? The Village Hotel, Suites Hotel, Mercure Hotel and Holiday Inn are all within a short distance of Prescot.
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