Richmond Park combines modern connected living with plenty of green open spaces to unwind, recharge and be active.
Everything you need for convenient modern living can be found close to home within the historic town of Leigh. From large supermarkets, such as Tesco, Asda and Morrison’s, to small and friendly convenience stores, cafes and pubs to great independent stores – it’s all here.
The town also has its own Cineworld Cinema, retail park, leisure centre and sports village, plus even something for the golfers, with Pennington Golf Course on the edge of town. A great location for those looking for an active lifestyle, Leigh is also home to a number of great parks. Lilford Park, Westleigh Park, Firs Park and local beauty spot Pennington Flash Country Park, with its impressive lake and marshland are always worth a visit.
If you fancy venturing a little further. The centre of Manchester is just 14 miles away. And Salford Quays is even closer, just 12 miles away. Wigan and Warrington are nearby too.
A great location for families, there’s a choice of schools in the area. St Gabriels Catholic Primary School is a short walk away. Tyldesley Primary, Hindsford C of E and St Ambrose Barlow Catholic Primary as a short drive away. For the older ones, Bedford High School and Fred Longworth High School are both great options.
Richmond Park is the perfect spot from which to explore everything Lancashire has to offer. From the bright lights of the big cities to quaint, unspoiled villages, to some of the UK’s most dramatic and stunning scenery, it’s all here.
If family days out are top of your list, Gulliver’s World Theme Park, National Trust Dunham Massey and the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre are great places to visit. And don’t forget, all the fun of the seaside at Blackpool, Southport and more are within day-trip reach too. If you’re feeling even more adventurous, The Peak National Park and Forest of Bowland are amazing places to explore.