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Radisson Edwardian Manchester
Free Trade Hall Peter Street
Manchester, M2 5GP

Hilton Manchester Deansgate
303 Deansgate
Manchester, M3 4LQ

The Midland Manchester - A Q Hotel
Peter Street
Manchester, M60 2DS

Arora International Manchester
18-24 Princess Street
Manchester, M1 4LY

Stay Inn
55 Blackfriars Road
Salford, M3 7DB

Britannia Hotel Manchester
35 Portland Street
Manchester, M1 3LA

Jurys Inn Manchester
56 Great Bridgewater Street
Manchester, M1 5LE

Mercure Piccadilly Hotel
Piccadilly Plaza Portland St
Manchester, M60 7JR

MacDonald Manchester
91 London Road
Manchester, M60 1HQ

Campanile Manchester
55 Ordsall Lane Regent Road
Salford, M5 4RS

Best Western Willowbank
340 Wilmslow Road Fallowfield
Manchester, M14 6AF

The Palace Hotel
Oxford Street
Manchester, M60 7HA

Hilton Chambers
15 Hilton Street
Manchester, M1 1JJ

Pendulum Hotel
100 King Street
Manchester, M1 3BB

Holiday Inn West Manchester
Liverpool St
Manchester M5 4LT

Holiday Inn Central Park Manchester
888 Oldham Rd
Manchester M40 2BS

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About Manchester

Manchester, UK, is a major city known throughout the world for its history as well as its industrial past. The Romans settled in Manchester in 79 AD where they built a fort they named Mamucium. It seems that Christianity came to this area around this time, because researchers have found altars in the vicinity of the fort. In fact, researchers believe that Manchester is the first place that Christianity was practiced in all of the United Kingdom.

The Romans did not remain at the fort forever, so others had the chance to enter and take up residence in Manchester. Amongst these, other settlers were the Aglicans, the British, and the Danish.

Manchester, UK, became a major part of the industrial revolution that would occur all over the world. It began in Manchester in the 16th century with the beginning of the wool trade. In the next century, Manchester began to make a name for itself in the weaving industry. The art of fustian weaving became the domain of Flemish immigrants and in 1620, Manchester saw an increase in Flemish settlers who introduced the city to the new weaving industry.

Manchester, UK, is the site of one of the battles of the English Civil War. A disagreement between Parliament and Charles I led the Puritans of Manchester to side with Parliament. After this, Lord Strange attacked Manchester, UK, but the town was able to defend itself against this aggression.

Manchester, UK, also took part in the Industrial Revolution that began in the 18th century. The area was determined to be perfect for producing cotton. Cotton mills obtained their power from water, and Manchester, UK, has the damp climate that is ideal for these types of mills. The result was that Manchester, UK, became a city where the spinning and the weaving of cotton could be industrialized.

To further Manchester's fortunes, they also began to export their cotton goods to other areas. Along with the need to transport goods, Manchester needed to transport people. In order to do this, Manchester, UK, was amongst the first to operate a public bus service in 1824. Just six years later, Manchester, UK, became the first to create a new product again. This time, it was the first to operate a passenger rail system.

The people outside of Manchester, UK, saw that there were many financial opportunities for them to take part in, and immigration began to increase. So many Irish immigrants traveled to Manchester, that their influence remains and can be evidenced every St. Patrick's Day with a parade. The city also has a large Jewish population that arrived from the Eastern European countries, and it is the reason that this population is only second to London in numbers.

The diverse groups that grew to include Germans, Italians, and Levantines became a place where intellectual innovations could occur on a regular basis. For this reason, it was often said that the rest of the world takes its lead from Manchester, UK. Currently, the city is in the running to be given World Heritage Status.