Deciding to group logos by region(and country) made me wonder about existing regions. Sure enough, the [ONS](https://www.ons.gov.uk/methodology/geography/geographicalproducts/namescodesandlookups/namesandcodeslistings/namesandcodesforadministrativegeography) use regions, and after navigating some pretty detailed and technical articles I found what are called GSS Geographical Codes.

England by region

North East

  • Durham University
  • University of Cumbria
  • University of Sunderland
  • New College Durham
  • Newcastle University
  • Teesside University
  • Northumbria University
  • North West

  • Edge Hill University
  • University of Salford
  • University of Central Lancashire
  • University of Bolton
  • Manchester Metroplitan University
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Lancaster
  • University of Chester
  • Liverpool Hope University
  • Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
  • University of Liverpool
  • Liverpool John Moores University
  • Wales