Stockport is a town in Greater Manchester with a population of over 136,000 people. Stockport resides 6 miles away from Manchester and is very convenient for commuters wishing to work in the city.
During the Industrialisation of Britain, Stockport was a centre for the textile industry and was successful in the silk weaving trade throughout the 18th Century. Stockport's first silk mill was also the first water powered mill in the north-west of England. Stockport's heritage also rest within the hatting industry and Stockport its peak, Stockport was exporting around 6 million hats a year within the 19th Century.
Stockport is easily accessible via all major transport networks. It is connected by road to the rest of the UK via the M60 and the A6. Stockport has its own railway station and services include one to London every twenty minutes. Manchester Airport is Stockport's closest airport and this is located 5 miles from the town.
Stockport is home to a variety of cultural attractions for residents to enjoy. The Hat Works Museum gives visitors an insight into Stockport's role within the hatting industry. Other notable attractions include Stockport's Air Raid Shelters, where a labyrinth of tunnels underneath the town centre show what life was like in a Britain ravished by War.
Around half of Stockport is made up of countryside and open spaces and Stockport is home to many parks and gardens. Stockport's other leisure attractions include theatres, casinos, bars cafes and restaurants, along with a town centre with a wide variety of shops. Stockport has the added advantage of being on Manchester's doorstep and the town remains a popular place to live and work.
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