Wrexham is a large town and is a major location of the retail, commercial and educational infrastructure in this region. In a survey conducted in the year 2007, it has been found out that the place is the best area to start a new business. This is higher than most of the cities and towns in the country. Shopping, tourism, manufacturing, services and construction are some of the most important industries in the area which contribute to the economy of the region.
The town has a number of reputed schools and colleges to cater to the educational needs of the people in this locality. Glyndwr University caters to the research and the higher education needs of the people in this locality. This university gained the status of a seat f higher education in 2008. This university is accredited to the University of Wales. Yale College of Wrexham is the biggest college in the town.
Tourism is one of the major activities of this town. Some of the important landmarks which contribute to the tourism industry are St. Mary’s Cathedral, St. Giles, Bellevue Park, Acton Park, Erddig park and many others. These places have a historical importance and are great tourist attractions.
Spot is also an important activity of this town. Games which are immensely popular among the people include football, rugby, athletics, basketball, horse racing, hockey, net ball, golf, tennis, model car racing and so on.
The night life in this town is also famous. This town is home to some of the biggest night clubs in this part of the United Kingdom.