Beverley regularly features in national lists of top places in which to live, eat, drink and visit. From it's array of independent shops and boutiques, fantastic restaurants for proper foodies and the rolling countryside on its doorstop, Beverley rarely fails to feature in lists of most desirable destinations to create a home in the UK. But what is it that makes Beverley just so special? Here’s just 22 reasons why. It is one of the north’s top 10 places to live Beverley is one of the 10 best places to live in the north, according to The Sunday Times. Beverley Westwood is described as “a glorious hunk of green space, ideal for cyclists and dog walkers, with a racecourse and golf course.” The Sunday Times also says: “The town is casting off its reputation as a cultural backwater and revealing its arty underskirts. “It hosts winter music and chamber music festivals, but the dramatic catalyst was the launch of the East Riding Theatre in a converted … [Read more...] about 22 reasons why Beverley is among the best places to live in the UK
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Norwich has been named one of the best places to live in the UK by The Sunday Times. Photo: Nick Jager (c) copyright newzulu.com We all know that Norwich is a fine city and the experts continue to agree. Norwich has made The Sunday Times Best Places to Live list for another year running after being picked out in 2018 for its compact size and “arty urban cool”.This year the firm fixture was also joined by Aylsham and Blakeney as the paper’s top picks for the east of England - with the latter receiving praise for “its stunning coastal scenery and lively community”.Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, “a buzzy cultural hub”, was named as the overall best place to live in the east of England. The accolade comes ahead of the full list, including the overall winner, which is published on Sunday, April 14. The supplement assesses a wide range of factors, from employment, schools and broadband speed to culture, community spirit and local shops, in order to … [Read more...] about Norwich makes prestigious best places to live in the UK list
The sleepy Borders village of St Boswells is set to hit the headlines this weekend, as it has been named as one of the top 10 places to live in Scotland. The Sunday Times’ annual feature saw Melrose crowned in the top spot last year ... but it has been edged out of the top 10 this year. The city of jam, jute and journalism, Dundee, wins the coveted top spot in the newspaper’s Best Places to Live in Scotland 2019 competition.But residents of St Boswells have declared their delight at being featured in this Sunday’s newspaper (April 14 issue).The guide assesses a wide range of factors, from employment, schools and broadband speed to culture, community spirit and local shops, in order to compile the definitive top locations to live.Helen Davies, The Sunday Times Home editor said: “Finding our very own best place to live now feels more important than ever, for our wellbeing and wealth, happiness and health. “Wherever you are on the property ladder, The … [Read more...] about National paper lists St Boswells in top 10 of best places to live in Scotland
PUBLISHED: 10:33 21 March 2019 | UPDATED: 10:33 21 March 2019 Norwich has been voted one of the best cities to live in the UK. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Archant Norfolk 2018 Norwich has been named one of the best places to live in the country with people in the city reporting high levels of happiness. After conducting a survey of people living in 30 cities across the UK, Metro has revealed Norwich locals are among the happiest with their surroundings.The investigation, which asked participants to mark their home town out of 10 in eight categories - including safety, welcomingness, upkeep of area and happiness saw Norwich ranked as number seven overall.This put the city just behind York, which was ranked sixth and ahead of Cardiff and Cambridge, which were ranked eighth and ninth respectively.Worcester topped the rankings.The Metro said: “Alan Partridge isn’t the only one to love Norwich. “The city can be most things to most people, with its history (Norwich Castle … [Read more...] about Locals rate Norwich among best places to live in UK
Scotland 26 January 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-47000276 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Orkney has taken the top spot in an annual survey ranking the best place to live in the UK - but is it really?The archipelago which … [Read more...] about Is Orkney the best place to live in the UK?