Freshfield offers a wide selection of shops and supermarkets in convenient situations throughout the town and is well served by Primary and comprehensive Schools including Formby High and Range High School. There is an electric train service to Liverpool (12 miles) and Southport (8 miles) from Formby and Freshfield Stations and there is a local bus service. The M57/M58 motorway connection via the A5758 through Thornton is 8 miles from this office. There are lovely walks to the shore through the nature conservancy and National Trust pinewoods where there is a red squirrel reserve. The shore is about 1 mile from the railway stations.