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Tickled Trout services

Location:

M6 at J31
(also accessible to traffic on the A59)

Signposted from the road? No (side-roads only)

Post Code:

PR5 0UJ

(Google Maps link)

Access/Layout:

Single site located at a junction.

Rating:


Amusingly named services located by the River Ribble.

Facilities[edit]

Catering: Goodcup Coffee Co., Riverside Bar & Lounge, Scottish Steakhouse (all located within hotel) Motel: The Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotelwebsite Forecourt: BP, Nisa Local, Subway, Costa Express, BP Autogas, AdBlue4You, Car Wash

Parking[edit]

Free parking for one hour; £1 per hour thereafter, capped at £7 which allows a day's parking.

Prices are paid in the Nisa Local shop.

There is no overnight parking available for caravans, motorhomes or HGVs.

Contact Details[edit]

Address:
Tickled Trout Services
Preston New Road
Samlesbury
Preston
Lancashire
PR5 0UJ


Trivia and History[edit]

The services are named after the Tickled Trout Hotel next to the site. The adjacent motorway junction is often referred to as the Tickled Trout as a result.

The eastbound A59 access road is the original road line, closed during the construction of the M6 junction in 1958.

The site was extensively rebuilt in 2010, at the same time as the nearby junction improvements were carried out.

In late 2015, the filling station was re-branded and a Subway outlet replaced the Greenhaights Coffee Shop. The upstairs area is used by The Cake Decorating Co.

Alternatives[edit]

Previous:Next:
Charnock Richard (10 miles)
Rivington (M61, 13 miles)
Blackburn with Darwen (M65, 10 miles)
Services on the M6 Lancaster (15 miles)

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