Stockport Ameninties and Things to Do
The town centre is well stocked with popular high street stores, and Redrock Stockport, the area’s latest leisure development, boasts a new 10-screen cinema, restaurants, a gym, a public open space and more. With further improvements due to be made as part of the town’s regeneration efforts, Stockport is definitely a place to consider moving to.
Things to do in Stockport
There’s plenty to do in Stockport, with something on offer for people of all ages. If you’re into history and culture, the museums are likely to appeal, with the Stockport Museum, the Hatworks Museum and the Arvo Heritage Museum all close by. There are also some fascinating historic sites to explore, such as the Air Raid Shelters, Staircase House (which dates back hundreds of years) and the Old Town Dungeon and Court House.
As for evening entertainment; you’ll find several highly regarded theatres and cinemas in the area, not to mention many restaurants, bars, pubs and cafes to choose from.
If you’re into fitness, then you’ll be pleased to know that the Grand Central Leisure Centre has been approved for a £2.8million refurbishment, making improvements to its Olympic-sized pool and gym facilities. Alternatively, get in the car and head out to the beautiful Peak District National Park, which is just half an hour’s drive away, or catch the train to Manchester, which takes just a few minutes.