Bury

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Bury
Bury Town Hall (2).jpg
Bury Town Hall
Population60,718 
OS grid referenceSD805105
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBURY
Postcode districtBL9 & BL8 & BL0
Dialling code0161/01706/01204
PoliceGreater Manchester
FireGreater Manchester
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Greater Manchester

Bury is a town in the north of the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester in North West England.

Bury is between Rochdale and Salford; the town is a dormitory town in a northern suburb of Manchester. It is just west of the M66 motorway, and is the largest settlement of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury. It has a population of 60,718.