a lively market town which combines history and character with
excellent shopping and thriving local industry. It is a popular
destination for shoppers with the bustling Charter Market each
Thursday and Saturday.
The market town serves a mainly agricultural area of very high
quality land and the town, which has excellent rail links, has
increasingly become home to people who work in nearby
Ormskirk is the civic heart of West Lancashire and is home of the
borough council offices and the area's general hospital. Edge Hill
University is also renowned as a higher education centre.
Sight-seeing or shopping, eating out or exercising in the park,
Ormskirk offers something for everyone, at all times.