"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

New Brighton

New Brighton is a British seaside resort forming part of the town of Wallasey, in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, in the metropolitan county of Merseyside, England. It is located at the northeastern tip of the Wirral Peninsula, within the historic county boundaries of Cheshire, and has sandy beaches which line the Irish Sea.

At the 2001 Census, the population of the electoral ward of New Brighton stood at 14,450 (6,869 males, 7,581 females).

Local authority: Wirral Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SJ304933

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Things to see and do in and around New Brighton

  • Bubbles World of Play
  • Big Apple Bowl and Laser Quest
  • Laser Quest Wallasey
  • New Palace and Adventureland
  • Play Planet
  • Spaceport
  • Historic Warships at Birkenhead
  • Awesome Walls Climbing Liverpool
  • Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm
  • Mersey Ferry River Explorer Cruise
  • Liverpool War Museum
  • Western Approaches
  • Europa Pools
  • Williamson Art Gallery
  • Underwater Street
  • Queensway Tunnel Tour
  • Museum of Liverpool
  • Woodside Visitor Centre
  • Cavern Club
  • 'From Me To You' - Beatles Store and Info Centre
  • Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds Cafe
  • Tate Liverpool
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum
  • The National Conservation Centre
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum and International Slavery Museum
  • The Beatles Story Ltd
  • World Museum Liverpool
  • St George's Church
  • Walker Art Gallery
  • The Bluecoat

Tourist Information

Liverpool (John Lennon Airport)
Tourist Information Centre
Arrivals Hall, South Terminal, Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Speke Hall Road
L24 1YD

Phone 0151 233 2008
Email 08place@liverpool.gov.uk

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Forecast for Thursday 20 June


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 12°C
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Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 78%
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Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 13°C
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Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 67%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
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Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 63%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
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Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
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Humidity 60%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
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Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 59%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
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Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 72%
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