英國11個核心城市 Core Cities in the UK

核心城市集團的總部位於曼徹斯特,從1995年成立以來,英國有11個核心城市,形成大倫敦以外主要城市的網絡。這些核心城市是類似以前香港的衛星城市,例如荃灣 等等。


英國核心城市的主要目標是創建一個更強大,更公平的經濟和社會。核心城市已被確定為英國最強大的政治遊說團體之一。這些城市中有許多已經吸引了國際貿易和投資,並將繼續提高生產力,增長並創造更多更好的就業機會。通常,這些城市能夠提供負擔得起的房屋,移民到這些城市也是一個不錯的選擇。


The Core Cities Group has been established since 1995 with its headquarters in Manchester. There are 11 core cities in the UK forming a network of major regional cities outside of greater London. These cities are similar to former Hong Kong core cities, such as Tsuen Wan etc.


The main aims of Core Cities UK are to create a stronger, fairer economy and society. Core Cities has been identified as one of the most powerful political lobbying groups in the UK. Many of these cities have already attracted global trades and investments, and will continue to increase productivity, growth and create more and better jobs. Typically, these cities provides a more affordable housing, it is also a good choice to immigrate to these cities.


來源 Source: https://www.corecities.com/sites/default/files/field/attachment/94274%20Core%20Cities%20UK%20Cities%202030_FINAL_DIGITAL.pdf


Sources: https://www.corecities.com/cities



Sources: Rightmove, Zoopla, Core Cities Group, 16.01.2021



Cardiff 卡迪夫


卡迪夫(Cardiff),威爾斯的首都,是英國的第七大城市。主要行業是金融、商業服務、保險、學術研究、電影和電視製作行業。


卡迪夫有一些良好學校與幾間大學,卡迪夫大學 (Cardiff University, 羅素集團) 、卡迪夫城市大學(Cardiff Metroplian University) 及威爾斯大學 (University of Wales) 。


語言:威爾士語和英語


Cardiff is the capital of Wales, the UK's 7th largest city. The main employment sectors are financial, business services, insurance, academic research, film and TV production industries.


Cardiff also has some very good schools and universities, Cardiff University (Russell Group), Cardiff Metropolitan University and University of Wales.


Language: Welsh and English


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Luhansk, Ukraine (烏克蘭)

  • Nantes, France(法國 )

  • Stuttgart, Germany(德國 )

  • Xiamen, China(中國廈門)


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Bristol 布里斯托


布里斯托是英格蘭西南部最大的城市。主要行業是創意電影和數碼工業(creative, film and digital industries)航空和高級工程 (aerospace and advanced engineering)金融和專業服務部門 (financial and professional services) 等等。


布里斯託有兩間世界一流的大學,布里斯託大學(University of Bristol, 羅素集團) 和西英格蘭大學 (The University of West of England)。


英語口音:West Country English


Bristol is the largest city in the South West of England. The main employment sectors are creative, film and digital industries, aerospace and advanced engineering, financial and professional services sectors.


There are two world class universities in Bristol, the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England.


English accent: West Country English


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Beira, Mozambique (莫桑比克)

  • Bordeaux, France(法國 )

  • Guangzhou, China(中國廣州)

  • Hanover, Germany (德國 )

  • Porto, Portugal (葡萄牙)

  • Puerto Morazan, Nicaragua (尼加拉瓜)

  • Tbilisi, Georgia (佐治亞州)

請參閱 ‘布里斯托’ 及 ‘布里斯托通勤城鎮’文章以獲取更多資訊。

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Birmingham 伯明翰


伯明翰是英格蘭第二大城市。主要行業是製造業金融業和專業服務,擁有約900間 國際公司,例如 Jaguar Land RoverDeutsche Bank吉百利 等等。

英語口音:Brummie or Birmingham


Birmingham is the second-largest city in England. The main employment sectors are manufacturing, financial and professional services with around 900 international firms like Jaguar Land Rover, Deutsche Bank, Cadbury etc.

English accent: Brummie or Birmingham


伯明翰有五間大學:

There are five universities in Birmingham:

  • University of Birmingham (Russell Group 羅素集團)

  • Aston University

  • Birmingham City University

  • Newman University

  • University College Birmingham


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Chicago, United States (美國)

  • Frankfurt and Leipzig, Germany (德國 )

  • Guangzhou, China (中國廣州)

  • Johannesburg, South Africa ( 南非)

  • Lyon, France (法國)

  • Milan, Italy (意大利)

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Nottingham 諾定咸


諾定咸有兩間著名大學,諾定咸大學 (University of Nottingham, 羅素集團) 和 Nottingham Trent University。 諾定咸與多個國家的城市有緊密聯繫,所以也被譽為國際城市。


主要行業是科學和技術,包括生物醫學ICT環境技術和先進工程 (environmental technologies and advanced engineering)。


英語口音:East Midlands English


There are two well-known universities in Nottingham, University of Nottingham (Russell Group) and Nottingham Trent University. Nottingham has been known as an international city with strong links to several global cities.


The main employment sectors are science and technology including biomedical science, ICT, environmental technologies and advanced engineering.


English accent: East Midlands English


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Beit Shemesh, Israel(以色列)

  • Ghent, Belgium(比利時)

  • Harare, Zimbabwe(津巴布韋)

  • Karlsruhe, Germany (德國 )

  • Minsk, Belarus(白俄羅斯)

  • Ningbo, China(中國寧波)

  • Timisoara, Romania(羅馬尼亞)

  • Wrzesnia, Poland(波蘭)


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Sheffield 錫菲


錫菲是英格蘭第四大城市,這座城市被命名為英國最安全的一個大城市主要行業是學術界先進製造業和企業界,包括企業家工程師音樂家等。錫菲已經與 McLaren 和 Boeing 成交了數百萬英鎊的交易,並與中國投資者成交了一項十億英鎊的建築交易。


錫菲有兩間大學:錫菲大學(University of Sheffield, 羅素集團)和 錫菲哈蘭 ( Sheffield Hallam )。


英語口音:Yorkshire and North Derbyshire


Sheffield is the 4th largest city in England and this city has been named the safest large city in the UK. The main employment sectors are academic, advanced manufacturing and businesses including entrepreneurs, engineers, musicians etc. Sheffield has closed a multi-million pound deals with McLaren and Boeing, and has closed a billion pound construction deal with Chinese investors.


There are two universities in Sheffield: the University of Sheffield (Russell Group) and Sheffield Hallam.


English accent: Yorkshire and North Derbyshire


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Anshan and Chengdu, China(中國鞍山和成都)

  • Bochum, Germany (德國 )

  • Esteli, Nicaragua(尼加拉瓜)

  • Pittsburgh, United States (美國)


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Liverpool 利物浦


利物浦是著名樂隊 ‘披頭四’ 的發源地,也是著名足球隊 Liverpool FC 的所在地。利物浦的生活費會比其他城市便宜。主要行業是先進製造業 (advanced manufacturing)專業和商業服務 (professional and business services)health and life sciences。 製造業 (manufacturing) 擁有3,000多間公司,為經濟貢獻32億英鎊。


利物浦有三間大學:利物浦大學(University of Liverpool, 羅素集團)利物浦約翰·摩爾大學 ( Liverpool John Moores University ) 和 利物浦希望大學 ( Liverpool Hope University ) 。


英語口音:Scouse


Liverpool is the birth place of the famous band, The Beatles, and home to the well-known football team, Liverpool FC. The cost of living in Liverpool is relatively cheaper than other cities. The main employment sectors are advanced manufacturing, professional and business services, health and life sciences. Manufacturing has over 3,000 companies and contributing £3.2 billion to the economy.


There are 3 universities in Liverpool: the University of Liverpool (Russell Group), Liverpool John Moores University and Liverpool Hope University.


English accent: Scouse


姊妹城市 Twin towns/cities

  • Birmingham, United States (美國)

  • Cologne, Germany (德國 )

  • Dublin, Ireland(愛爾蘭)

  • Odessa, Ukraine(烏克蘭)

  • Panama City, Panama(巴拿馬)

  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil(巴西)

  • Shanghai, China(中國上海 )

  • Surabaya, Indonesia(印尼)

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Manchester 曼徹斯特


曼徹斯特是英國第二大人口稠密的城市。曼徹斯特是兩隊著名足球隊的所在地:曼城 (Manchester City) 和 曼聯 (Manchester United)。


曼徹斯特的生活費比倫敦便宜,與伯明翰大致相同。


該城市的就業種類是學術研究 (academic research)advanced materials生物技術 (Biotechnology)軟件開發 (software development)ICT電子(electronics)化工 (chemicals)紡織 (textiles) 和 媒體業務(BBC 和 ITV)等等。