Books based in this county:

Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Amanda Brooke

Beryl Bainbridg

Helen Forrester

Caroline Wallace

Helen Forrester

Local directory

Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

Vintage Tea Room

4 Botanic Rd



Kitty's Tea Rooms



L37 7DB

Annie's Tea Rooms

12 Endbutt Ln



L23 0TR

Lily's Victorian Tea Rooms

22 Hall St

Saint Helens

WA10 1DL

Fleur Ashley Tea Room

258 Wallasey Village


CH45 3HB

Harrison's Tea Room

Stella Nova

1b, Washington Parade


L20 4TZ

Marmalade Skies Tearooms

13 Allerton Rd


L18 1LG


If you are interested in football, music, culture or history, Merseyside is a great place to visit. Merseyside's principal city, Liverpool, is famous for its musical history as well as its maritime heritage. But there's also zoos, wildlife parks, as well as green spaces and parks in the county. Don't forget to travel in a ferry across the Mersey River for a unique experience.

Places to visit


The Beatles Story, Albert Dock, Merseyside Maritime Museum, Anfield, Museum of Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, Radio City Tower, Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral, Knowsley Safari Park.

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