Twitter launches Trends tool in 10 new UK cities

Twitter users can now find out what is trending in 10 more UK cities after the website launched its Trends tool in 160 new locations across the world.

The 10 cities are: Bournemouth, Middlesbrough, Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry, Hull, Swansea, Preston, Blackpool, Plymouth and Derby.

The Trends tool will list the most popular posts and phrases in each city.

Twitter has added 10 more UK cities to its Trends tool. Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Twitter said in a blog post, "By viewing Trends in these cities, it's easier than ever before to find out what's going on in your area and to get involved in the conversations".

"Regional Trends give you a great flavour of what's happening in different parts of the UK", it added.

The countries that will have Trends lists for the first time from today include Belgium, Greece, Kenya, Norway, Poland, Portugal and Ukraine.