Friday, 26 April 2013

Cities of England

As it was Saint George's Day earlier this week, we thought it would be nice for some students to learn about different cities in England.  

The Key Adults Evening Group very much enjoyed reading about different English cities and liked seeing a video of Manchester, where two of our teachers - Sally and Aminah - are from.  

Read now about six English cities and then answer the questions below:


London is the capital of England and Great Britain. 

It is in the south east of the country.

The River Thames runs through the city.

8 Million People


London Bridge, Buckingham Palace

Famous People:  

The Queen, David Beckham, Adele


Manchester is one of England’s most creative and industrial cities.  It is in the north west of the country. 

The rivers Irwell, Mersey & Medlock run through the city.

2 Million People


Old Trafford, Afflecks Palace

Famous People:  

Liam & Noel Gallagher, Emmeline Pankhurst


Birmingham is the 2nd largest city in England. It is in the west midlands.  People from Birmingham are known as ‘Brummies’. 

3.5 Million People


 Bull Ring Shopping Centre

Famous People:     

George Cadbury, Ozzy Osbourne


Cambridge is a historic English city with one of the world’s leading universities.  It is in the east of the country.   It was once a Roman Settlement. 

Population:                       120,000 People


Kings College Chapel

Famous People:               Pink Floyd (Band)


Leeds is a major urban city in the county of Yorkshire.  It is in the north east of England. It is in a valley of The Pennine Hills. 

Population:                        1.5 Million People


Millenium Square, Sky Plaza

Famous People:               

Mike Tindall, Harry Ramsden


Liverpool is cultural city on the north west coast of England.  The River Mersey runs through the city. People from Liverpool are known as ‘Scousers’.

2 Million People


Liverpool Cathedral, The Cavern Club

Famous People:  

The Beatles (band), Wayne Rooney

1. In which city is Millenium Square?

2. Where does the chocolate maker George Cadbury come from?

3. Which city has one of the most important universities?

4. What is the capital city of England?

5. Where do Scousers live?

6. Which city has three rivers?


  1. ckEOLa

  2. It has recently come to my attention that not enough people
    understand how great hearthstone arena guide has been to our
    lives. Each day we wake up and likely have one or more hearthstone arena guide lying
    at the foot of our beds. It is wonderful to be able to wake
    up and smile each morning because of this.

    Social & Cultural Factors

    hearthstone arena guide has a large role in American Culture.
    Many people can often be seen taking part in activities associated with hearthstone arena guide.

    This is partly because people of most ages can be involved and families are brought together by this.
    Generally a person who displays their dislike for hearthstone arena guide may be considered an outcast.

    Economic Factors

    It is not common practice to associate economics with hearthstone arena guide.
    Generally, hearthstone arena guide would be thought to have no effect on our economic situation, but there
    are in fact some effects. The sales industry associated with hearthstone arena guide is actually a 2.3 billion dollar a year industry and
    growing each year. The industry employs nearly 150,000 people
    in the United States alone. It would be safe to say that hearthstone arena guide play an important role in American economics and shouldn't be taken for granted.

    Environmental Factors

    After a three month long research project, I've been able
    to conclude that hearthstone arena guide doesn't negatively effect the environment at all.

    A hearthstone arena guide did not seem to result in waste products and couldn't be found in forests,
    jungles, rivers, lakes, oceans, etc... In fact, hearthstone arena guide
    produced some positive effects on our sweet little nature.

    Political Factors

    Oh does hearthstone arena guide ever influence
    politics. Last year 5 candidates running for some sort of position used hearthstone arena guide as the
    primary topic of their campaign. A person might think hearthstone arena guide would
    be a bad topic to lead a campaign with, but in fact with the social and environmental impact is has, this topic
    was able to gain a great number of followers.
    These 5 candidates went 4 for 5 on winning their positions.


    hearthstone arena guide seem to be a much more important
    idea that most give credit for. Next time you see or
    think of hearthstone arena guide, think about what you just read
    and realize what is really going on. It is likely you under valued hearthstone arena
    guide before, but will now start to give the credited needed and