AUTHOR Tim Moore included St Helens in a book about unloved parts of Britain - but we reckon there’s plenty to adore about our town...
Some of the finest nosh in the North West is produce in fair St Helens. Birchall’s, Pimmies Pies, Pickles. Mmmm.
St Helens has two outstanding professional theatres, the Theatre Royal and the Citadel. Wigan has precisely none. Enough said.
Yes, it may be a big, expensive marble head on an abandoned slag heap but it’s our big, expensive marble head on an abandoned slag heap.
The boy from Thatto Heath done good
Nevermind that lot over Billinge Hill, THE greatest rugby league side in all the land.
* What do you love about St Helens? Tell us online at www.sthelensreporter.co.uk or write to St Helens Reporter, Bank House, Claughton Street, St Helens, WA10 1RL. We’d love to hear what you think and will publish the a selection in next week’s edition.