Living in Lancaster
Quality of life is about the everyday living. From the little things, like knowing the nearest place to pick up a pint of milk, to more important matters like finding the right school or having a health centre nearby, you need to know that the community you're moving to will support you and your family, as well as be a pleasant place to live. So here's some useful information about the area around The Potteries.
Lancaster railway station is on the West Coast Main Line, with direct services to London, Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow, as well as local trains to Morecambe. The hourly bus service 18 from the city centre passes the development, and The Potteries is around 3 miles from junction 34 of the M6.
The choice of local shops includes the Country Style Meats Farm Shop in Lancaster Leisure Park, adjacent to The Potteries, and a shopping area at nearby Bowerham Road with a convenience store, a family butcher, a post office and a pharmacy. Lancaster city centre incorporates an exciting choice of retail environments that ranges from covered malls and supermarkets to a traditional street market which is held on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Arts & Entertainment
The eclectic Lancaster Leisure Park, a few minutes walk away, includes a dance studio, children's play area and the country's biggest indoor antiques centre. Lancaster, as a historic town with two university campuses, has a wide range of live entertainment, bars, cafes, restaurants, museums and cinemas, including The Dukes, a lively arts cinema and theatre complex and the Lancaster Grand Theatre.