Flashcards in Reviving Town Centres Deck (11):
Prior to 1960, what was Manchester known for?
Powerhouse of the North
What happened in Manchester during 1960?
Decline in manufacturing and population
What happened in Manchester in 1975?
Arndale shopping centre built but population continued to decline
What date did the IRA bomb the city centre?
15th June 1996
What were Manchester Millennium LTD's two aims?
1) redesign and rebuild to create a safe, accessible centre
2) sustainability, including future investment
What did Manchesters redevelopment include?
Differential architecture, diverse culture, palace theatre, rail networks, street furniture and inter grated transport system
What's Manchesters proposed future investments?
What is the population of the city centre of Manchester and how has it increased since regeneration?
19,000 and its doubled
Where is Manchester ranked in most popular destination in the uk?
What parent of the population couldn't take part in the Manchester redevelopment project due to low income?