|Borough OF Sefton|
|region||North west England|
|surface||153.14 km ²|
|population||281,800 (2004, approx.)|
The area of Bootle is coined/shaped by the port industry at the Mersey. It borders directly on Liverpool. Crosby, Formby and liking cladding are commuter suburbs of the city Liverpool. Southport is well-known as seaside resort.