Lancaster is in the region of Lancashire and has a population of over 45,000. It is situated on the River Lune and has links to London with a direct train to Euston Station. The town of Morecambe, the home of the famous Morecambe sea front, is also very close.
Culture in Lancaster
The House of Lancaster was a branch of the British royal monarchy and its links to the crown contributed to Lancaster being granted city status in 1937. Lancaster has an ever-expanding arts culture and has galleries filled with local art work. The city is full of Georgian architecture and is also home to an ancient castle.
Things to do in Lancaster
Lancaster's tagline is: 'small town. big history' and it certainly lives up to it. You will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the array of restaurants, clubs, music, art and film events the city has to offer. Penny Street is renowned for its unique boutiques and Charter market which runs twice weekly and has a fantastic range of quirky arts and crafts stalls. The gorgeous Edwardian style butterfly house in Williamson Park is also very popular with families.
Student Life in Lancaster
Lancaster University offers a vibrant student experience. With plenty of courses to chose from, the university has been voted one of the top ten universities in the UK. It has also won the award for the 'best university halls' six years running and has a very active student union, which also runs the Sugarhouse, Lancaster's largest nightclub.
Buying in Lancaster
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