Visit Morecambe and find a range of shops, restaurants, cafes and more. This coastal town offers great scenery, with the beautiful promenade running along the coast, including the famous Stone Jetty, which extends into the Irish Sea. The town is also famous for its statue of Eric Morecambe, one of the most popular British comedians of all time, and the statue brings a number of visitors to the town every year.
Morecambe town centre offers a number of brands and independent shops, which sell a variety of products from food to clothing, electronics to furniture. The main shopping centre in the area is Arndale Morecambe Bay, which contains essential shops, takeaways and even accommodation.
The main football team is Morecambe FC, who play their games at The Globe Arena, which is only a short distance from the town centre. There are also plenty of pubs and bars in the nearby area, showing all kinds of sporting events, so you can sit and watch the game in comfort.
Annual events in Morecambe include the Vintage Festival, taking place every September, and the Morecambe Music Festival, which is every July. The Festival Market is the local marketplace, which is open all year round on Tuesdays, Thursdays and weekends.
The local train station provides links to Preston, and the town itself is near to Fleetwood, Lancaster, and Heysham, which can be reached by the local bus routes.