Poulton-le-Fylde Car Finance

Used Car Finance in Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancashire

GB Car Finance specialises in used car finance in and around Poulton-le-Fylde. We will work hard to help you obtain an approval decision, based on affordability, in minutes and drive away your new used car within 24 hours!

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If you need a loan to buy a used car then you have come to the right place - We could help to find car finance for you regardless of your current financial circumstances. We regularly help people with bad credit, even if they have been refused elsewhere.

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Used Car Finance Poulton-le-Fylde

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We are available to help people access car finance 247, 365 days a year - Whether you need an affordable family saloon, an economical hatchback, a large car or a people carrier we will work hard to help you find the right car for you. Apply online day or night, or speak with one of our friendly operators who will help guide you through the car finance application process and answer any questions you have.

“I was happy with the deal I got for my new car as I've struggled in the past to get the finance from any other company as I've had bad credit. They were very helpful on the phone and helped me choose my car - I was more than happy and would recommend GB Car Finance to anyone…”

All circumstances considered - CCJs, defaults, arrears, self employed, benefits, limited or no credit history, refused car finance elsewhere - Whatever your circumstances we'll look to help.

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More information about Poulton-le-Fylde

Poulton-le-Fylde, located in the heart of Lancashire, is a historic village with a colourful past. A bustling market town and popular tourist destination, Poulton-Le-Fylde is also an important node in the UK's car industry, finance industry and motorsport networks.

History of Poulton-le-Fylde

Poulton-le-Fylde has a rich and varied history. Its recorded history begins in the 11th century, when it was first listed and mentioned in the Domesday Book. Over the years, the town has been involved in a variety of activities, including the wool trade, coal mining and metalworking.

By the late 18th century, Poulton-le-Fylde had become an important hub for economic and cultural activity in Lancashire. It was home to dozens of markets, including the iconic 'Poulton Market Fair'. It was also the home of the 'Poulton Pig Market', which was the largest in Northwest England at the time.

As the centuries wore on, Poulton-le-Fylde slowly grew and benefited from industrial development, particularly in the form of textile and engineering. Poulton-le-Fylde is perhaps best known for its association with the car industry. In fact, the town was home to the first car factory in the country, established by John C. Bramah in 1885.

Poulton-le-Fylde and the Car Industry

The car industry has long been associated with Poulton-le-Fylde, from the first car factory back in the 19th century to today's bustling automobile manufacturing centre of excellence. It is a key industrial hub in Lancashire, providing skilled jobs and housing thousands of employees.

The town is home to a number of car dealerships, ranging from small independent operations to Mercedes-Benz, Audi and Jaguar. The auto market is thriving in Poulton-le-Fylde, with hundreds of cars for sale at any given time. The local motor museum is also a popular attraction, showcasing some of the earliest cars created in the UK.

The town also houses some of the most prominent car industry figures in the UK. One such leading personality is Gordon Murray, a Formula One designer and aerodynamic expert with his own engineering business located within the town. Several other prominent figures in the motor sport industry have also made Poulton-le-Fylde their home.

Poulton-Le-Fylde and the Finance Industry

While the car industry has had a strong presence in Poulton-le-Fylde for many years, the town is also a hub for finance and investments. The town is home to several large financial services providers, ranging from banks and insurance companies to stockbrokers, accountancy firms and other financial institutions.

The town is also home to several prominent financial advisors and wealth managers. The largest of these is Stratford Wealth Management, which is one of the largest independent wealth management firms in the northwest. The firm provides a range of services to both individuals and businesses looking to safeguard and grow their capital.

Poulton-Le-Fylde and Motorsports

In addition to its connections to the car industry and finance sector, Poulton-le-Fylde is also home to several notable figures in the motor sport industry. In particular, the town is the home of two iconic formula 1 racers. Damon Hill, the 1996 world champion, and his father Graham Hill, who won two world championships in the 1960s, both hail from Poulton-le-Fylde.

The town is also home to several prominent motorsport teams and drivers. Most notably, it houses the 'Arden International' racing team, which competes in Formula 2 and Formula 3 championships around the world. The team was founded in 2007 and is based in the town.


As of the 2011 UK Census, Poulton-le-Fylde had a population of 24,348. It has an area of 4.1 square miles (10.6 km2) and a population density of 5,876 people per square mile. The town is economically diverse, with 16% of the population in employment in the finance sector and 11% in the automotive industry.

The population of Poulton-le-Fylde is predominantly White British (91.6%) with a small proportion of other ethnic groups such as Asians (1.6%). The largest age groups are those between 45 and 64 (20.3%), followed by those between 25 and 44 (19.2%). The median age is 42.6 years.


Poulton-le-Fylde is a historic town in Lancashire with an illustrious past and a bright future. From its roots in the wool and coal trades to its current associations with the car industry, finance sector and motorsport, it has a range of industries to be proud of. Its population is diverse, with a strong representation from the finance and automotive industries, and it is home to several iconic figures in motorsport. A bustling market town and tourist destination, Poulton-le-Fylde is well worth a visit.