A small town in Liverpool
, about 5 miles from the city centre.
The name comes from it's Viking
history, 'Huy' meaning 'high' and 'ton' meaning 'town'. It's been around so long it appeared in the Domesday Book
from Huyton include the Liverpool F.C. football
er Steve Gerrard, and was represented by Harold Wilson
, who was the M.P.
for the area before he became Prime Minister
of Great Britain
The locals speak in a Scouse
dialect, distinct to the Liverpool
area. A local term for Huyton is 'Two Dogs
'. This comes from an old rhyme
'Huyton, Huyton, two dogs fightin'.