St Helens Directory

St Helens is a large town in Merseyside, England. It is the largest settlement and administrative centre of the Metropolitan Borough of St Helens with a population of just over 100,000, part of an urban area with a total population of 176,843 at the time of the 2001 Census. The Town was officially incorporated as a Municipal Borough in 1868 responsible for the administration of the 4 townships consisting of Eccleston, Parr, Sutton and Windle, with the larger responsibility as a County Borough established in 1887 (superseded in 1974 by the larger still Metropolitan Borough).