Tickled Trout services
Amusingly named services located by the River Ribble.
Catering: Goodcup Coffee Co., Riverside Bar & Lounge, Scottish Steakhouse (all located within hotel) Motel: The Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel Forecourt: BP, Nisa Local, Subway, Costa Express, BP Autogas, AdBlue4You, Car Wash
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.
Last updated April 2017.
Tickled Trout Services
Preston New Road
- Grid reference: SD578300
Trivia and History
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.
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