Worcester offers all the benefits of a big city combined with the community spirit 和 safety of a smaller town. When you want to take a break from study idyllic Worcestershire countryside 和 the 莫尔文丘陵 are within easy reach.

 

购物

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Worcester is home to a wealth of shops, ranging from high street chains to quirky independent businesses.

Crowngate shopping centre is the heart of Worcester’s shopping district 和 historic streets branch off into the city centre which features a variety of larger stores 和 smaller 

You can also explore The Shambles for a range of independent businesses including 把它收起来, a zero-waste store, gift shops, 和 designers.

餐厅

The city offers a variety of dining options, suitable for many dietary options 和 cuisine choices. 是否舒适 咖啡馆 或活泼 餐厅, Worcester hosts some great locations for wonderful food 和 great company.

Be sure to check out Cathedral Square for a great selection of chain 餐厅, 包括《新黄金城集团》和《植物学家. 

如果独特的食物更符合你的口味, 探索修士街, which has many independent 餐厅 ranging in cuisines, 从墨西哥菜到泰国菜.    

 

 

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活动

If you’re looking for a break away from your studies, 想和朋友交往, or just fancy getting up to something a bit different, Worcester has plenty of activities to be getting involved with.

Get competitive with a round of crazy golf at Mr Mulligan’s, test your skills 和 patience at the Comm和ery escape room, or even give axe throwing a go at Axe Junkies.

历史

The city is renowned for its captivating history, the Historic Quarter of Worcester spans from the Cathedral, 穿过修士街, 和 on to New Street 和 the Corn Market. 沿着这条路, you will find many buildings steeped in the city’s rich historical past, from the tomb of King John in the Cathedral, 到著名的命令, 可以追溯到1085年左右.

今天, many of these unique buildings have been repurposed as thriving independent businesses, from an array of vibrant bars 和 餐厅 to independent shops 和 housing.

农村

View on the top of the 莫尔文丘陵 on a clear day

Situated in the heart of the countryside, Worcestershire is brimming with various hiking t铁路s 和 , h和y for getting some fresh air 和 exercise. 莫尔文丘陵 is located just a 20-minute drive away 和 includes some breath-taking views of Worcestershire.

体育

Whether you are interested in sports as a participant or a spectator, Worcester has plenty to offer.

The city is home to Worcestershire County Cricket Club, in its picturesque riverside location on the New Road.

Match nights at the University Arena are a regular fixture in both the social 和 sporting calendar. The University Area is home to the Worcester Wolves BBL basketball club 和 Severn Stars Netball Super League side which are both either owned or co-owned by the University. 

 

 

交通联系

Centrally located with excellent road, 铁路, 和 air links Worcester is easy to reach from anywhere in the UK, 这个世界.

伯明翰, Bristol 和 Cardiff are all within easy reach, 赫里福德郡也是如此, 萨罗普羊, 和黑人国家.

The city 铁路 links are excellent 和 were recently improved by the opening of the new Worcester Parkway station which strengthened connections to Nottingham, 卡迪夫和伦敦.

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