Lies some 12 miles south east of Bolton. Manchester has its own
virtual pages. Note:
This picture is taken above the spot where the IRA 'bomb' van was parked. On
June 15th 1996, a van was parked on the right hand side of the road in this
picture, and exploded at 11:40am BST. This bridge, with much of the
surrounding area had been devastated. Rebuilding is now complete and the area
has been reopened.
More Manchester information is at http://www.manchesteronline.co.uk/
Take a look at Manchester 2002 http://www.manchester2002-uk.com/ regarding the commonwealth games, also http://www.commonwealthgames2002.com/.
Also check out the Greater Manchester Record Office at http://www.gmcro.co.uk/
A popular soap opera Coronation Street is set in Salford, near Manchester.
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