The Hampshire town that has been dubbed UK’s second best place to live
SO MUCH FOR HALIFAX SURVEY…
There is no chance at all that Fareham is a better place to live than Totton. In terms of location, range of facilities, access to the coast, quality of housing and public services, community spirit, things to do, Totton is literally streets ahead.
When you try and find out how detailed the survey undertaken was, what criteria was used, how many people were asked, what exactly was asked, you begin to appreciate that it's just a press release put out by a building society that wants to attract some free publicity.
Unfortunately, local journalism is in such a dire state, that they will sometimes readily accept "oven ready" stories without checking that there is any valid substance behind the survey.
A PICTURESQUE Hampshire town that’s “got it all” has been dubbed as one of the best places in the UK to live in.
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