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Stratford-upon-Avon among top 20 places to live in UK

Ian Hughes 16th Dec, 2017 Updated: 16th Dec, 2017

STRATFORD-upon-Avon is among the best places to live in the UK – and that’s official.

The town was placed tenth in the annual Halifax quality of life study which looked at a range of factors including health, earnings, crime rates and life expectancy.

Hart in Hampshire topped the list, followed by the Orkney Islands, with Rutland in the East Midlands third.

Neighbouring Rugby was placed 20th.

The top 20 places to live in the UK

1 – Hart, Hampshire

2- Orkney Islands, Scotland

3 – Rutland, East Midlands

4 – Wychavon, Worcestershire

5- Winchester, Hampshiret

6 – Wokingham, Berkshire

7 – Waverley, Surrey

8- Craven, North Yorkshire

9 – Richmondshire, North Yorkshire

10 – Stratford-upon-Avon

11 – Uttlesford, Essex

12 – Ryedale, North Yorkshire

13 – Westminster, London

14 – South Oxfordshire

15 – St Albans, Hertfordshire

16 – Tonbridge and Malling, Kent

17 – East Hertfordshire

18 – City of London

19 – Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

20 – Rugby, Warwickshire

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