Colin Crosby Heritage Tours

New Brighton

New Brighton is a popular seaside resort on the Wirral, in the part of Merseyside that used to be Chester, and a little to the North West of Birkenhead.

It faces across the estuary of the River Mersey towards Liverpool, and has 7 miles of coastline.

The Finnish composer Jan Sibelius conducted the first English performance of his music at New Brighton in 1899.

Places in New Brighton

New Brighton Station