Settlements similar to or like Glasgow

Most populous city in Scotland. Wikipedia

  • Edinburgh

    Capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas. Located in Lothian on the Firth of Forth's southern shore. Wikipedia

  • Scotland

    Country that is part of the United Kingdom. Otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west, the North Sea to the northeast and the Irish Sea to the south. Wikipedia

  • Dundee

    Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom. The mid-year population estimate for 2016 was, giving Dundee a population density of 2,478/km2 or 6,420/sq mi, the second-highest in Scotland. Wikipedia

  • Aberdeen

    City in northeast Scotland. Third most populous city in Scotland, one of Scotland's 32 local government council areas and the United Kingdom's 39th most populous built-up area, with an official 2018 population estimate of for the city of Aberdeen and for the local council area. Wikipedia

  • Birmingham

    City and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. Second-largest city, urban area and metropolitan area in England and the United Kingdom, with roughly 1.1 million inhabitants within the city area, 2.9 million inhabitants within the urban area and 3.7 million inhabitants within the metropolitan area and lies within the most populated English district. Wikipedia

  • Renfrewshire (historic)

    Historic county, registration county and lieutenancy area in the west central Lowlands of Scotland. Occasionally named Greater Renfrewshire to distinguish the county from the modern council area. Wikipedia

  • Rutherglen

    Town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, located immediately south-east of Glasgow – 3 miles from its city centre – and directly south of the River Clyde. Having existed as a Lanarkshire burgh in its own right for more than 800 years, in 1975 Rutherglen lost its own local council and administratively became a component of the City of Glasgow District Council within the Strathclyde region (along with neighbouring Cambuslang). Wikipedia

  • Wishaw

    Post-industrial large town in North Lanarkshire, Scotland, on the edge of the Clyde Valley, 15 mi south-east of Glasgow city centre. Formed in 1855 within Lanarkshire; it formed a joint large burgh with its neighbour Motherwell from 1920 until its dissolution when Scottish local authorities were restructured in 1975, and was then in Motherwell district within the Strathclyde region until 1996. Wikipedia

  • Bishopbriggs

    Town in East Dunbartonshire, Scotland. It lies on the northern fringe of Greater Glasgow, approximately 4 mi from the city centre. Wikipedia

  • Newcastle upon Tyne

    Most populous city and metropolitan borough in North East England. It forms the core of the Tyneside conurbation, the eighth most populous urban area in the United Kingdom. Wikipedia

  • East Kilbride

    Largest town in South Lanarkshire in Scotland and the country's 6th-largest city or town by population. Also designated Scotland's first new town on 6 May 1947. Wikipedia

  • Stirling

    City in central Scotland, 26 mi north-east of Glasgow and 37 mi north-west of the Scottish capital, Edinburgh. The market town, surrounded by rich farmland, grew up connecting the royal citadel, the medieval old town with its merchants and tradesmen, the Old Bridge and the port. Wikipedia

  • History of Glasgow

    This article deals with the history of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. See also Timeline of Glasgow history. Wikipedia

  • Renfrewshire

    One of the 32 council areas of Scotland. One of three council areas contained within the boundaries of the historic county of Renfrewshire, the others being East Renfrewshire to the east and Inverclyde to the west. Wikipedia

  • Falkirk

    Large town in the Central Lowlands of Scotland, historically within the county of Stirlingshire. It lies in the Forth Valley, 23.3 mi north-west of Edinburgh and 20.5 mi north-east of Glasgow. Wikipedia

  • Motherwell

    Large town and former burgh in North Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, south east of Glasgow. It has a population of around 32,120. Wikipedia

  • Inverness

    City in the Scottish Highlands. Administrative centre for The Highland Council and is regarded as the capital of the Highlands. Wikipedia

  • Norwich

    City in Norfolk, on the River Wensum about 100 mi north-east of London. County town of Norfolk and traditionally seen as the chief city of East Anglia. Wikipedia

  • Greater Glasgow

    Urban settlement in Scotland consisting of all localities which are physically attached to the city of Glasgow, forming with it a single contiguous urban area . Defined by the General Register Office for Scotland, which determines settlements in Scotland for census and statistical purposes. Wikipedia

  • North Lanarkshire

    One of 32 council areas of Scotland. It borders the northeast of the City of Glasgow and contains many of Glasgow's suburbs and commuter towns and villages. Wikipedia

  • Scottish Borders

    One of 32 council areas of Scotland. It borders the City of Edinburgh, Dumfries and Galloway, East Lothian, Midlothian, South Lanarkshire, West Lothian and, to the south-west, south and east, the English counties of Cumbria and Northumberland. Wikipedia

  • Paisley, Renfrewshire

    Town situated in the west central Lowlands of Scotland. Located north of the Gleniffer Braes, the town borders the city of Glasgow to the east, and straddles the banks of the White Cart Water, a tributary of the River Clyde. Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of Scotland

    Sovereign state in northwest Europe traditionally said to have been founded in 843. Its territories expanded and shrank, but it came to occupy the northern third of the island of Great Britain, sharing a land border to the south with the Kingdom of England. Wikipedia

  • List of burghs in Scotland

    The following list includes all effective burghs in Scotland from the coming into force of the Burgh Police (Scotland) Act 1892, in 1893. "Ineffective" burghs, which had not used legislation to adopt a "police system", take on local government duties and reform their town councils, were abolished on this date. Wikipedia

  • Giffnock

    Affluent suburban town and the administrative centre of East Renfrewshire in the Central Lowlands of Scotland. South Giffnock and Lower Whitecraigs have frequently been named the most affluent area in Scotland, however it lost that title to Stockbridge, Edinburgh in 2020. Wikipedia

  • Intended to show a timeline of the history of Glasgow, Scotland, up to the present day. Founded by Saint Kentigern, also known as Saint Mungo, in this year; he also claimed that Kentigern found at Glasgow a cemetery which Saint Ninian had hallowed Wikipedia

  • Leeds

    Largest city in the county of West Yorkshire, England and the most populous in the Yorkshire and Humber region. Cultural, financial and commercial heart of the West Yorkshire Built-up Area , the UK's fourth-most populous urban area with a reported population of 1.8 million in 2013. Wikipedia

  • London

    Capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. The city stands on the River Thames in the south-east of England, at the head of its 50 mi estuary leading to the North Sea. Wikipedia

  • Architecture of Scotland

    The architecture of Scotland includes all human building within the modern borders of Scotland, from the Neolithic era to the present day. The earliest surviving houses go back around 9500 years, and the first villages 6000 years: Skara Brae on the Mainland of Orkney being the earliest preserved example in Europe. Wikipedia

  • Caithness

    Historic county, registration county and lieutenancy area of Scotland. Otherwise bounded by sea. Wikipedia


Sentences forGlasgow

  • The first official international football match also took place in 1872, between Scotland and England in Glasgow, again at the instigation of C.W. Alcock.Association football-Wikipedia
  • Cities such as Glasgow and Edinburgh were targeted by German bombers, as were smaller towns mostly located in the central belt of the country.Scotland-Wikipedia
  • Glasgow's contribution to music was recognised in 2008 when it was named a UNESCO City of Music, one of only three cities in the world to have this honour.United Kingdom-Wikipedia
  • Economic inequality within Birmingham is greater than in any other major English city, and is exceeded only by Glasgow in the United Kingdom.Birmingham-Wikipedia
  • The first match recorded by the Scottish Football Association took place in 1892 in Glasgow.Association football-Wikipedia
  • Los Angeles, London, Glasgow and a number of other cities have become hot spots for these scenes, and underground scenes have developed across the world in smaller communities.Hip hop music-Wikipedia

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