225 Folds Road, Bolton. Tel: 01204-534343. The company name is no idle boast – this is probably the largest collection of retail fish and things aquatic – certainly in the north of Britain, as well as other pets (rodents, birds, small mammals, etc). Known locally as “Dave’s Aquarium”, it has an extensive collection of cold water, tropical and marine fish, underwater life and plants. Well worth a visit, even if only to take a look. Open 7 days a week from 9.00am till late, (including Bank Holidays), but please check – times may have changed. Limited parking. Refreshments and light meals available. All major Credit Cards accepted.
Bolton Museum Aquarium
Le Mans Crescent, Bolton BL1 1SE. Tel: 01204-332211. Fax: 01204-332241. Website: www.boltonmuseums.org.uk. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Open Monday-Saturday 10.00am-5.00pm. Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays. Times may have changed – please check before setting out. Museum accessible to wheelchair users and disabled persons – lifts and helpful staff on hand. Gift shop on site offering jewellery, ceramics, stationery, greetings cards and souvenirs.
Pearl House, 8 / 8a Great Clowes Street, Manchester M7 9RE. Tel: 0161-832 583. Fax: 0161-839 4019. Email: email@example.com With nearly 200 aquariums of healthy tropical. marine and pond fish and plants coupled with 3 floors of all thats best in the aquarium hobby we are sure that however far you travel you’re certain to be impressed by your visit.
Stapeley Water Gardens, Cheshire
CLOSED IN JANUARY 2012
London Road, Stapeley, Nantwich, Cheshire. Website: www.stapeleywatergardens.com. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 01270-623868 and 628628. Fax: 01270-624919 and 624188. There is something for everyone at what claims to be the world’s largest water garden centre. Display gardens and pools with the National Collection of water lilies in bloom during the summer. All your gardening and water gardening supplies. Gift shops and restaurants. The Palms Tropical Oasis, a huge glass house home to tropical plants, fish, birds and animals. Discover colourful reef fish and poisonous lionfish amidst some of the most exciting environments. Europe’s premiere angler’s superstore. Extended and modernised pet centre. New Shark Bay – Baby Black Tipped Reef Sharks (The Palms Tropical Oasis).