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Top ten spot for Uttlesford

Uttlesford has been named one of the top ten rural places to live in the UK, and tops the list for the East of England region.

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The annual Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey by Halifax placed the district at number nine, above near neighbours South Cambridgeshire, St Edmundsbury and Huntingdonshire which also featured in the top 50 nationwide.

Cllr Howard Rolfe, Leader of the Council, said: "I am very pleased to see Uttlesford returning to the top ten of this survey. We live in a beautiful, rural part of the country that also has good communications links and is close to world leading research and innovation centres.

"UDC will strive to maintain the beauty and heritage of our district whilst balancing the needs of future generations."

Uttlesford has been named one of the top ten rural places to live in the UK, and tops the list for the East of England region."

6 April 2018