Woking Top Town - according to one survey

18 March 2021

Annual Lambert Smith Hampton survey published.

Lambert Smith Hampton, produce a 'health check' , now in its eight edition, on the UK’s towns and cities assessing locations outside London to identify the best places to live, work and do business.  This year they have also identified places with the the highest growth potential.  

The 2021 report identified Woking as the UK’s best performing location overall, ahead of destinations also including Windsor, York and Brighton.

Cities and Towns have been ranked across three categories: Economy and Business, Living and Health and Environment. Data is drawn from a number of published datasets.


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