Manchester was created in 1974 from the parts of Lancashire and
Cheshire closest to the city of Manchester. The area covers the old
Lancashire towns of Oldham, Bury, Bolton, Wigan, Rochdale, the city
of Salford and the former Cheshire towns of Stockport and Altrincham.
These historic towns and modern cities are built
amongst rolling hills and beautiful countryside.
one of the UK's
most famous tourist areas, it is home to a vast amount
of activities ranging from shopping areas to stately homes.
Locations include attractions such as the famous Trafford Centre to
Granada TV productions. A truely major county to explore. Beautiful
undiscovered countryside and towns and cities full of interest and
activity. The county is your first choice for entertainment,
providing a warm, friendly northern welcome. The wealth of places to
visit, the entertainment and activities will provide
plenty of choice for all types of interest.