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Revealed: these are the happiest places to live in the UK

In the pursuit of happiness, you need to set up home in Leigh-on-Sea, says the Happy at Home Index
   Amanda Peters  |  written on: 06-12-2018 16:58pm


Rightmove surveyed more than 21,000 people across Great Britain to find the happiest place to live.

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And the Essex town of Leigh-on-Sea happens to be it, according to the 2018 Happy at Home Index. Coming in at number two is Farnham and taking third place is Monmouth in Wales.

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The survey asked residents how happy they were where they lived, including asking them to rank 12 happiness factors. These ranged from safety and friendly neighbours to quality of local services, cultural activities and green spaces.

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To find out where your town ranks, click here.

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Amanda Peters


KBB Ark Web Editor. I've been writing for design magazines for a few years now and like nothing more than ‘exploring’ other people's homes (with their permission, of course).

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