Things we love:

The bars stay open till 4am... (London sort it out) Over twenty of the nobel prize winners have come from Manchester Football's their thang. The Gay radio station is called Gaydio The drinks are way cheaper than down South Is the city where Rolls met Royce. A Manchester City fan was banned in 1995 from bringing dead chickens into City’s Maine Road ground. He used to celebrate City goals by swinging the birds around his head.

Things we wish we'd known:

Loads of bands formed in Manchester. Some include The Smiths, The Stone Roses, Happy Mondays, Oasis and Take That. The atom was first split in Manchester The idea of  Harry Potter came to J K Rowling on a train to Manchester - BarChick shoulda started brainstorming. The Beetham Tower is the tallest building outside of London.