Approximately 2.5km south of the main university campus, Fallowfield is a vibrant suburb where thousands of students live happily alongside permanent residents - creating a real sense of community. Almost a town within a city, Fallowfield is well-known for it's lively social scene, meaning you'll have no shortage of opportunities to make friends. There is also a great mix of shops, cafes and bars and a frequent bus service to and from the City Centre, making it an ideal location to live. Fallowfield is also home to the Armitage Centre, one of the University's two sports venues, which is no more than 5 minutes walk away. The Armitage Sports Centre offers football, rugby, hockey and cricket pitches (all-weather and grass), as well as squash and badminton courts, fitness classes and much more.