North West England is one of the nine official regions of England. It has a population of 6,853,200 and comprises five ceremonial counties of England, Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, and Cheshire.
Traditionally, the South West of England has been well known for producing Cheddar cheese, which originated in the Somerset village of Cheddar, for Devon cream teas, and for cider. It is now probably equally well known as the home of the Eden Project, Aardman Animations, the Glastonbury festival, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, trip hop music and also Cornwall's famous seafood restaurants and surfing beaches. Two National Parks and four World Heritage Sites, including Stonehenge.