Over 200 world record have been set in Manchester

Guinness World Records: 15 of the most bizarre records set in Manchester from Tutu’s to Eccles cakes

What started as a book to settle pub arguments has turned into a host of wacky world records.

The city of Manchester has played host to some amazing feats of achievement, especially when it comes to sports and music, but is also the home to some bizarre records.

Manchester holds over 200 Guinness World Records, including oldest computer and most valuable football club.

The record-breaking body first began in the early 1950s as a book of facts to settle pub arguments and has now turned into a global brand.

With over 60,000 recorded achievements in the Guinness World Records, we’ve taken a look at some of the most bizarre records in Manchester.

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