infobox UK place
region= North West England
Blundellsands or Blundell Sands is an area of Sefton,
Merseyside, Englandand a Sefton council electoral ward.
Blundellsands lies north to the city of
Liverpoolwith Crosby to the east and Waterloo to the south. The area is served by Blundellsands & Crosby and Hall Road railway stations. Its shoreline, the northern part of Crosby Beach, includes parts of the popular exhibit, " Another Place", designed by the sculptor Antony Gormley. Several of the Gormley statues are accessible from the Burbo Bank car park. The area is generally considered to be very affluentwith many Local celebrities, footballers, politicians, businessmenand in general Wealthy people making up the vast majority of residents calling this their home.
Blundellsands was named in honour of the famous Blundell family of
Little Crosby, who date back to the English Reformation.
The electoral ward of Blundellsands is generally considered to be a safe Conservative stronghold with all 3
Councillorsrepresenting the area on Sefton council coming from the Conservative party.
As part of the
administrative countyof Lancashire, Blundellsands was part of the Great Crosby urban districtwhich combined with other urban districts in 1927 to form the municipal boroughof Crosby. On 1 April 1974, the whole of Crosby became part of the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.
Blundellsands is the home of Waterloo Rugby Club and the [http://www.westlancashiregolf.co.uk/ West Lancashire Golf Club] .
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