Stockport City Centre Guide

  • Davenport Introduction

    by David Boyd | Nov 11, 2015
    The area of Davenport is located south of Stockport Town Centre and gained its name from the building of Davenport Railway Station at the behest of the Davenport family. The family owned nearby Bramall Hall around the later 14th Century.
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  • Cafelito - New Cafe in Stockport!

    by David Boyd | Sep 30, 2016

    Cafelito is a new Coffee Shop that has just opened in the Davenport/Heaviley area.  They do great coffee, panini's as well as hot soup and pies!  There is plenty of room to sit down and relax with further seating upstairs/function room.

    It's great to see new ...
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  • Davenport Schools

    by David Boyd | Nov 18, 2015
    Primary education is served nearby by Adswood Primary School. Also nearby is St. Ambrose Catholic School.  

    Adswood Primary School

    Independent schools include Hillcrest Grammar and Stockport Grammar School.

    Stockport Grammar School

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  • Funky Monkey Coffee House

    by David Boyd | Nov 18, 2015
    If you just fancy a quick coffee try the Funky Monkey Coffee house on Bramhall Lane.
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  • Rayhoon Restaurant

    by David Boyd | Nov 16, 2015
    Stockport Rayhoon

    There are lots of good takeaway options in Davenport, and nearby Stockport offers a multitude of restaurant options. Our recent favourite is Rayhoon a Persian restaurant on St. Petersgate.
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  • The Jolly Sailor

    by David Boyd | Nov 16, 2015

    Davenport Jolly Sailor Pub

    The Jolly Sailor is something of an institution in Davenport and offer some great ales along with entertainment nights such as open mic comedy, quiz and poker nights.

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  • Davenport Train Station

    by David Boyd | Nov 16, 2015

    Davenport Railway Station

    Davenport Railway station provides easy access to Stockport Centre, Manchester City Centre and Hazel Grove.

    The Bus


    You can't go wrong with the 192 bus as they are very frequent. 

    Train times

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  • Cale Green Park

    by David Boyd | Nov 11, 2015
    Cale Green Park

    Nearby Cale Green Park, a formal Victoria style park has recently been awarded the Green Flag Award. The Park provides great facilities including: bowling green, tennis courts, children’s playground, basketball court, etc.

    Adjacent to the park is Stockport’s cricket ground which also hosts the Stockport ...

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