Welcome to Runcorn! Soon to be your new home here in the UK! Or perhaps you’re just curious about what Runcorn has to offer? From 900-year-old ruins to a state of the art theatre complete Runcorn has so much to offer. Take a look at some of the top things to do in your local area.
Silver Jubilee Bridge
You can’t miss it! Towering over the River Mersey connecting Runcorn to Widnes, open to both vehicles and pedestrians, you can walk along and take in the breathtaking views. This will be the best viewpoint to take in the golden sunsets over the river Mersey.
Opened in 2004, The Brindley is an award-winning, state of the Art Theatre and Arts Centre. Here you can find a hugely diverse range of entertainment, from Musicals, Films, Pantomimes, Spoken Word acts, Comedy nights plus much more. With an extensive choice of shows, at the Brindley, there is something for everyone.
Runcorn Ski Centre
Whether it’s your first time skiing and fancy learning a new sport, or if you’re a professional on the slopes, at Runcorn’s dry slope Ski centre you can put your skills to the test. The Ski school can help you to improve your confidence and ability where you can learn as part of a group, or if you prefer you can schedule 1 on 1 lesson with your instructor. This is the closest you’ll get to the real thing in the North West of England!
Norton Priory Museum & Gardens
There’s always something to do at the Norton Priory Museum & Gardens, this multi-award-winning restoration site exploring the history of its 900-year-old medieval monastic ruins. You can always find the most recent events to take part in on their website, ranging from events, workshops, talks and tours. You can also visit the large Georgian walled garden which is well worth a visit in the summer.
Located in the centre of Runcorn, ShoppingCity will be your nearest shopping area. Here you can find all of your high street favourites under one roof. Treat yourself to anything from fashion, beauty, jewellery to home furnishings. ShoppingCity will be the place to go for all of your shopping needs.
Want to discover Runcorn for yourself? View our Warehouse vacancy here for a position based in the heart of Runcorn.