Ask someone to describe the Manchester sky, and they’ll no doubt mostly mention the familiar grey duvet which covers the city for around 50 weeks of the year.
Needless to say, you would be unlikely to hear awestruck stories of endless constellations glittering above the Mancunian streets. However, believe it or not, there are places within an hour’s drive—or even a half-hour tram ride—where you’ll find exactly that.
Thanks to Essential Living’s breakdown of Britain’s best night skies, here are the best dark sky spots to stargaze around Greater Manchester:
- Wolf McFarlane
- Published on:
- Mon 14 Aug 2023