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Towns in north-west England (with clues)

From the clue, name the town or city in north-west England.
Answer must correspond to yellow box
Answers are in alphabetical order
Some clues are non-geographical in nature (so that this isn't brutally difficult for people who aren't from the UK)
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Last updated: May 11, 2021
First submittedMay 11, 2021
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Large town on the Wirral Peninsula; home of Cammell Laird shipyard
Birkenhead
Seaside town famous for trams and "Pleasure Beach" amusement park
Blackpool
Former mill town, which shares its name with a recent US National Security Advisor
Bolton
Another former mill town; Nikita Khrushchev said "We will ____ you"
Bury
Town near Scottish border, built by Romans to serve forts on Hadrian's Wall
Carlisle
Walled Roman city, whose name occurs at the end of the name of another city on this quiz
Chester
Railway town in southern Cheshire; name sounds like "people in charge of a vehicle"
Crewe
Town in Merseyside; shares its name with "White Christmas" singer
Crosby
Town famous for round cakes filled with currants
Eccles
Port in Cheshire, shares its name with a large Canadian island
Ellesmere Port
District in Merseyside, whose football team is based at Goodison Park
Everton
Town which shares its name with the alter-ego of Dr Jekyll
Hyde
Market town in Cumbria, famous for mint cake
Kendal
Village known for its nearby safari park
Knowsley
County town which shares its name with a World War II bomber
Lancaster
Shares its name with the actress who played Scarlett O'Hara in "Gone with the Wind"
Leigh
Largest city in Merseyside, famous for The Beatles
Liverpool
One of England's largest settlements, famous for "City" and "United" football teams
Manchester
Lancashire seaside town, shares its name with Ernie Wise's comedy partner
Morecambe
Seaside resort; 'New' version of more famous resort in south-east England
New Brighton
Lancashire town, shares its name with a Wallace and Gromit villain
Preston
Town whose shops have lots of special offers?
Sale
Contrary to what its name would suggest, this is the northernmost major town in Merseyside
Southport
Home to Tudor manor house; name sounds like a synonym of 'talk'
Speke
Merseyside town; shares its name with a volcano that erupted in 1980
St Helens
This suburban borough is not on the 'wild side' of its city
Tameside
Largest town in Cheshire by population
Warrington
One of the westernmost towns in Merseyside; shares part of its name with a pink Nintendo character
West Kirby
Inland town whose 'pier' isn't actually a pier
Wigan
Despite its name, this town in Cumbria has suffered high unemployment in recent years
Workington
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