2019 has brought us no shortage of great coffee shops, plenty of cake and a whole lot of amazing community projects!

To find out more about our new additions to the Colu wallet, keep reading…

Kinsley’s Crosby

Brand new, family friendly casual and cosy coffee shop and cafe in Crosby is definitely the kind of place you don’t want to leave!


Onya Bike Shop

A fabulous community on Holt Road Kensignton run by volunteer’s that buy sell and fix all manner of bike’s. They offer a full service at just £25! Also accepting donation’s of unwanted bike’s and have a stolen bike’s book to which will document and look out for stolen bikes!


Formby Pool Trust

An amazing leisure facility designed to provide a high quality leisure building in a parkland setting in the heart of Formby village. The project has considered and embraced modern design and ecological measures to create a facility which the residents of Formby can be proud to use! 


East River

New cocktail bar and brunch spot on Allerton Road wins lots of awards their instagrammable cocktails! Every day Monday – Thursday their cocktails are two for £10!


The Croissant of Inequality

A community café and events/training venue in Kensington where all members of the community come together to chat over coffee and lots of cake!


Crosby Cake Closet

Situated a short walk from Crosby beach is this brand new coffee shop and designer clothing agency specialising in pre-worn, new and luxury attire. All of our coffee, cakes and teas are locally sourced and produced using the finest ingredients. What sounds better than new shoes and cake?



Tucked away in a quirky old workshop in the historic village of Woolton, Hollomby’s sells a range of antiques, homewares and gifts. With an ethos of individuality at our core, they stock gifts and homewares crafted by local artisans, along with a beautiful range of antique and vintage furniture.