Runcorn is an industrial town on the River Mersey in the borough of Halton, Cheshire. With a long history as a key industrial settlement, the town possesses a strong sense of identity. The town’s proximity to Manchester, Liverpool, Chester and North Wales makes it an extremely popular choice with families and commuters.
The recently built Mersey Gateway is a multimillion pound bridge connecting Runcorn with neighbouring Widnes across the river. A cable stayed concrete and steel construction, it attracts engineering enthusiasts from across the region.
Norton Priory is the site of a former abbey dating back to the 12th century. Today the area is an extensive museum and green area offering historical tours and interactive learning experiences.
Throughout the area, from Castlefields to Norton to Sandymoor, Floom’s Runcorn flower delivery covers every neighbourhood in this historic industrial centre.