Merseyside, England

Merseyside is a metropolitan county in North West England encompassing the metropolitan area on the lower reaches of the Mersey Estuary. Within this area is the city of Liverpool and the boroughs of Knowsley, St Helens, Sefton and Wirral. Merseyside covers 645 sq km (249 sq mi) and has a population of 1.4 million people. […]

Lewes, England

Lewes is the county town of East Sussex, England. A civil parish within the Lewes local government district, the town has a population of 16,000 people (2012 estimate). It is on the Greenwich Meridian, about seven miles to the north of Newhaven. The River Ouse flows through Lewes near the point where it meets the […]

Suffolk, England

Suffolk is a county in East England. It is to the south of Norfolk, facing the North Sea to the east. Suffolk also borders on Cambridgeshire to the west and Essex to the south. It covers 3,798 sq km (1,466 sq mi) and has a population of 716,000 (2011 estimate). The county town is Ipswich. […]

Watford, England

Watford is a town and borough in Hertfordshire, England. It is 32 km (20 mi) from central London and is close to the boundary of Greater London, separated from it by the parish of Watford Rural. Watford has a population of around 80,000 people (2012 estimate). More on Watford Located on the forded section of […]

Altrincham, England

Altrincham is a market town within the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford, on the southern part of Greater Manchester, England. Located on the southern side of River Mersey, about 13 km from downtown Manchester, Altrincham has a population of around 45,000 people (2012 estimate). It was historically part of Cheshire until 1974, when the Greater Manchester […]