Biggest British Cities and Towns A-Z

For each letter from A to Z, what is the largest population centre in the United Kingdom?
Populations determined by urban area
There are no cities, towns, villages or hamlets starting with X in the UK
Quiz by Jerry928
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Last updated: August 31, 2015
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Letter
City
A
Aberdeen 208,000
B
Birmingham 2.42 mil
C
Cardiff 346,000
D
Derby 750,000
E
Edinburgh 421,000
F
Farnborough 65,000
G
Glasgow 1.20 mil
H
Huddersfield 422,000
I
Ipswich 180,000
Letter
City
J
Jarrow 28,000
K
Kingston upon Hull 573,000
L
London 9.48 mil
M
Manchester 1.88 mil
N
Newcastle upon Tyne 855,000
O
Oxford 171,000
P
Portsmouth 520,000
Q
Queensbury, Yorkshire 9,000
Letter
City
R
Reading 423,000
S
Sheffield 810,000
T
Taunton 65,000
U
Uttoxeter 12,000
V
Ventnor, Isle of Wight 6200
W
Wolverhampton 251,000
Y
York 204,000
Z
Zeals, Wiltshire 1000
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Level 59
Aug 31, 2015
Might be interesting to have the population numbers as hint instead of as answer part. Can't explain how I missed York, by the way...
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Level 75
Aug 31, 2015
We tossed that idea around - would be great to see if there is any difference either way! If I remember, I'll put up a version using your suggestion when enough time has gone by for people to forget this one, then do a compare. (Are you a Kiwi, by the way? Your pseudonym sounds Maori)
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Level 59
Mar 24, 2016
I am from the Netherlands, as Quizzer6794 says. My pseudonym is not Maori, but Japanese, it is a term from the game of Go.
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Level 64
Aug 31, 2015
Judging by his/her/their quizzes, he/she/they seem like they're from Holland (but who knows, ponnuki could just be fascinated by the Netherlands!)
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Level 74
Aug 31, 2015
You should change the title to 'Biggest British Towns and Cities as a number of these places are not cities.
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Level 75
Aug 31, 2015
OK, done, but I bet that next thing someone else will say "Change it to Biggest Cities, Towns and Villages..."...
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Level 75
Aug 31, 2015
Change it to Biggest Cities, Towns and Villages