Southport is a town in the Borough of Sefton in Merseyside, and is one of the most popular beach resorts in the area. The town is home to the Southport Air Show and one of the largest flower shows in the UK, the Southport Flower Show. Southport also boasts the New Pleasureland theme park, a major attraction in the area, while The Model Railway Village is another huge attraction in the area. This is an area that offers a huge array of historical, cultural and family attractions and places of interest, including Meols Hall, Royal Clifton, Atkinson Art Gallery & Library and the Arts Centre & Town Hall.
Southport has a number of businesses from a variety of industries ranging from financial services to cleaning firms. There are accountants, recruitment firms and catering companies that own or rent office space in the area, alongside software development firms, tour operators and healthcare practitioners. Dune Design has its head office in Southport while other businesses such as North West Traded Ltd. and Amor Designs are also based here.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Entertainment is buzzing in Southport with everything from live music venues to comedy clubs. The Arts Centre & Town Hall is a popular venue for theatre, the performing arts and a few live music events while Southport Theatre & Convention Centre has a number of live performances throughout the year. Vue Cinema is a major multi-screen theatre that attracts movie-fans in and around the area. There something for every kind of foodie in this town. You can enjoy Mediterranean food at Bistro Bar Med, French cuisine at Bistrot Verite and contemporary European cuisine at Warehouse Kitchen & Bar. From Italian food at Volare to Polish cuisine at Gdanksa, Southport caters for every palate.
Southport is connected to the road network via major roads such as the A565, A570 and A565. Buses, taxis and coaches offer convenient transport options for those not driving. When it comes to air transport links, Birkdale Sands is a small airport in the area while Blackpool, Southport and Manchester Airport are within easy reach, offering links to the rest of the country and beyond. Southport Railway Station is the town’s rail link to Manchester Airport, the city of Manchester and Bolton.