Which City In the United Kingdom?

Name these British cities based on their starting letter and a description.
Answer must correspond to the highlighted box.
Quiz by nichster
Rate:
Last updated: December 12, 2019
First submittedDecember 7, 2017
Times taken16,954
Rating4.91
4:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 20 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Description
Letter
City
Capital of the U.K.
L
London
Among British cities, this one gets the second-most overseas visitors.
E
Edinburgh
The Beatles come from this city on the River Mersey.
L
Liverpool
City where you might see a don punting down the River Cherwell.
O
Oxford
Known as "Steel City".
S
Sheffield
Its team won the 2016 Premier League despite 5000-1 odds.
L
Leicester
Last port of call for the Mayflower on its voyage to America.
P
Plymouth
City once called "Cottonopolis" due to its many textile mills.
M
Manchester
Some people blame deep-fried Mars bars for this city's low life expectancy.
G
Glasgow
Robin Hood lived near here.
N
Nottingham
The Archbishop of this city heads the Church of England.
C
Canterbury
Isaac Newton was a faculty member of this city's university.
C
Cambridge
Where the RMS Titanic was built.
B
Belfast
Often called the "Granite City".
A
Aberdeen
James Watt invented his steam engine in this city also known for the
"Peaky Blinders" gang.
B
Birmingham
The Angel of the North sits just a couple miles south of this city
where Lucozade was invented.
N
Newcastle
City whose name is also spelled Caerdydd.
C
Cardiff
Known as the birthplace of Marks and Spencer, this city is also home
to the Royal Armouries Museum.
L
Leeds
The county town of Norfolk, it was England's second largest city in 1500.
N
Norwich
Where the HMS Victory can be seen.
P
Portsmouth
+6
Level 78
Dec 11, 2019
Enjoyed that, could do a nice series on that premise
+3
Level 45
Feb 25, 2020
+1
Level 71
Dec 11, 2019
Congrats on the feature!
+2
Level 45
Dec 12, 2019
Thanks! It's the first one for a while so I'm pretty happy with it!
+4
Level 72
Dec 12, 2019
Nice and easy :)
+1
Level 78
Feb 24, 2020
Following the Premier League was very useful here.
+1
Level 55
Feb 29, 2020
Nice quiz!
+4
Level 54
Feb 29, 2020
Easy 5 points for a Brit - but fun. Thanks.
+2
Level 69
Feb 29, 2020
Never heard of Lucozade.
+1
Level 41
Mar 1, 2020
No...
+2
Level 41
Mar 1, 2020
It is the staple of any working class Brit
+1
Level 63
Mar 3, 2020
It cures colds. Fact.
+1
Level 65
Mar 3, 2020
Cures anything....
+1
Level 53
Apr 11, 2020
God it's amazing, both the original and orange varieties are just delish.
+2
Level 56
Feb 29, 2020
A bit harsh on Glasgow!
+1
Level 65
Mar 3, 2020
But fair ;-)
+1
Level 51
Sep 14, 2020
No. Unfair. Never once saw a deep fried Mars bars in a Weegie chipper.
+1
Level 70
Feb 29, 2020
Great quiz. Just a request to enable scroll mode for us mobile user heathens! Thanks :)
+1
Level 66
Feb 29, 2020
I’m from Newcastle. I had no idea Lucozade was invented there! Thanks for teaching me something about my home town!
+1
Level 80
Feb 29, 2020
I missed 3 but felt dumb for missing all of them after the answers were revealed.
+1
Level 46
Mar 2, 2020
There's a Royal Armouries museum in Portsmouth too.
+2
Level 51
Mar 7, 2020
Portsmouth doesn't begin with an L.
+1
Level 35
Mar 2, 2020
enjoyed that quiz could not get the peakyblinders city
+1
Level 54
Mar 15, 2020
Robin hood is fictional
+1
Level 39
Mar 31, 2020
why no Bristol?
+1
Level 53
Apr 11, 2020
There's nothing interesting enough that you could make a clue of about Bristol. Truro should be on here though...