CAPITAL OF NORTH & 2ND LARGEST CITY
Named Capital of the North is the 2nd largest city in the UK after London and is known as a hotbed of British history and culture.
FOOTBALL CAPITAL OF THE WORLD
Football defines Manchester and it’s a known fact Manchester United are one of the biggest and most successful football clubs in the world. They compete regularly with local rivals Manchester City in the Premier League in one of the fiercest derby games in English football. The National Football Museum is also located in Manchester which preserves and contains football memorabilia.
LARGEST STUDENT POPULATION IN EUROPE
Over 100,000 students study in Manchester, many of which attend the University of Manchester which is known as one of the best universities in the UK. In fact, 25 Nobel Prize winners have worked or studied there including Ernest Rutherford and James Chadwick noted for their work on nuclear fission.