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Bootle Town Information

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Bootle Town Hall - Photo © Sue Adair
Bootle Town Hall - Photo: Sue Adair CCL

image spacer The administrative centre of Sefton, Bootle has long been associated with shipbuilding and many of its houses were built for dockers in the booming 1930s.

However, the Luftwaffe was quick to spot the area’s importance and reduced some parts to rubble during bombing raids in World War 2.

The town is bordered by Britain’s longest canal, the Leeds-Liverpool.