Office Space in Manchester
Manchester is a major city in the northwest of England with a rich industrial heritage. The Castlefield conservation area’s 18th-century canal system recalls the city’s days as a textile powerhouse, and visitors can trace this history at the interactive Museum of Science & Industry. The revitalised Salford Quays dockyards now house the Daniel Libeskind-designed Imperial War Museum North and the Lowry cultural centre.
Manchester's buildings display a variety of architectural styles, ranging from Victorian to contemporary architecture. The widespread use of red brick characterises the city, much of the architecture of which harks back to its days as a global centre for the cotton trade. A rich blend of history and culture is on show in its museums, galleries and art centres. What also makes Manchester really fun is the great bars, restaurants and clubs. It also a has a world-renowned music scene.
The city is well served by the rail network and is at the centre of an extensive countywide railway network, including the West Coast Main Line, with two mainline stations: Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria.
The city has one of the most extensive bus networks outside London with over 50 bus companies operating in the Greater Manchester region radiating from the city. There is also a comprehensive tram service operating in Manchester’s centre.
Manchester Airport is the third busiest airport in the United Kingdom after Heathrow and Gatwick and caters for domestic and international travellers.
The main motorways serving Manchester are the M56 (to the airport, Chester and the M6 southbound to Birmingham), the M61 (to Bolton, Preston and the M6 northbound to Wigan and Lancaster), the M62 (west to Liverpool and east to Leeds and Kingston upon Hull), the M66 (to Bury) and the M67. All of these motorways connect with the M60, which is the orbital motorway around Greater Manchester.