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Lord Street | Southport Town Centre, Southport, England
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Lovely Traditional Town Centre

Lord Street is a busy, well kept and very attractive street. A very typical old Victorian Street... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Buckingham, United Kingdom
Beautiful scenery and plenty of shops

Lovely walk down here, numerous shops, bars, eateries etc. There is some lovely historic features... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lord Street | Southport Town Centre, Southport, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lord Street is a busy, well kept and very attractive street. A very typical old Victorian Street, with plenty of seats, attractive buildings and shopping arcades. The street is lined with trees that shade you from the sun and outside the shops is a pretty...More

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely walk down here, numerous shops, bars, eateries etc. There is some lovely historic features placed all the way down here it is well worth the 20-30 minute walk all the way down/up

Thank rich1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A view shops have closed down, the same as every where else but overall there are a good array of shops bars and eateries all with outside space to sit and watch the world go by two wetherspoons ok, and you can get pub grub...More

Thank Ray J
Reviewed 30 April 2017

First visit in a while. Lord St still looks fine on first glance but sad to see when walking down it the number of empty shops . A sign of the times is the number of charity shops on what should be the premier shopping...More

1  Thank IAN O
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Southport high street is no different to any other town in the North West, there are plenty of charity shops & empty shops but if you browse down the superb Victorian covered walk you'll find plenty of little gems. There are speciality shops, gift shops,...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Lord street is the main hub of southport town, we stayed at the south end, at Dukes Folly hotel, very close to lord st, and all the shops, restaurants. bars, cafes e.t.c. We walked along the tree lined way and the covered palisade of retail...More

Thank neesy-ben
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Lord Street was laid out in about 1825 and extended in 1854. It was designated as a Conservation Area in 1973 and you can see why! The architecture shows the wealth that used to be part of this great northern town. Some of the buildings...More

Thank ShaunH290
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We went to Southport to visit the shops and have lunch . Oh god don't waste your time . The only shop that took our attention was a beautiful barbers shop - they should have one like this in Liverpool . We ate lunch in...More

2  Thank mopetesurridge
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We moved to Southport last October. We like to browse through the town and explore Southport. We discover so many lovely places and wonderful shopping areas. We love the antique and book shops, especially the absolutely huge Royal arcade and the three-floor Parkinson's Book Shop...More

1  Thank MrsB20122015
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Since our last review of Lord Street in June 2015, things have definitely got far worse. An increase in empty shops. An increase in charity shops. There is no substance here any more. The surrounding areas are just as bad (Chapel Street and Eastbank Street)....More

1  Thank AndyC525
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We will be in Southport on New Year's Day (1/1/2017) - will the shops be open as it falls on a Sunday this year?
29 December 2016|
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Response from Mr Ken T | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer,sorry .Contact local council
I visited Southport a few weeks ago and in one of the shops I seen a wooden totem pole for sale can't remember which shop. Can anyone help. thanks
16 December 2015|
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Response from Lynn H | Reviewed this property |
I seem to remember an Indian art shop on lords street, I think it was at one end. Very interesting shop. I wish I could remember which end???
Fish and chips
13 October 2015|
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Response from Yorkshire_Boz | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 Wetherspoons on Lord Street where you can get fish and chips, I think Friday is Fish and Chips day so you get a drink included too. There is a large fish and chips at the foot of the pier behind the carousel... More