The study noted that 77 per cent of GCSE pupils in Bingham achieved A* to C grades compared with the national average of 43 per cent, while the area had a large variety of clubs and social groups and affordable house prices.
Kate Moore, head of savings and investments at Family Investments, said: ‘Bingham's combination of affordable housing, low crime and excellent local schools make it a winning location for bringing up a family.‘Every parent will have a different idea about what makes the ideal location to bring up their family but we have tried to be as comprehensive as possible in measuring a huge range of factors to come up with a list which reflects the attributes parents tell us are most important.‘This largely reflects the shift in house price trends over the past year resulting in increased affordability of property outside of the South of England.
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre There is a Car Park to the right near the woods. It is just off station road, next to the rail station between Blackwell and Nailsea. Drive just off Abotts road in Hanham and you will find the Bristol Castel Farm road. Bristol Downs: As you drive up the hill onto Downs via road almost opposite Zoo, turn left at top of hill.
Follow the road around the bend to the right and then continue straight.
Get in right hand lane on dual carriage way and turn right towards vineyard carry on down road over hill and you come to a long unlit straight. From Bristol City Centre: follow the brown elephant signs and/or signs to Clifton.
Barrow in furness Isolated car parks at the south end of walney island. Go up the road for two miles, follow track on left for one mile. Park your car at the North car park on Clifton Down and walk to the common opposite it for a good dogging spot in England. Drive past the airport and turn right towards chew magna, left into Felton Road little car park there.
The areas making up the remainder of the top ten are Crowthorne, Berkshire; Winscombe, Somerset; Colyton, Devon; Oakham, Rutland; Wokingham, Berkshire; Poynton, Cheshire; Swanland, Yorkshire; Faringdon, Oxfordshire and Dunnington, Yorkshire.
Go past the entrance and immediately after passing under the A21 fly-over bridge, turn right into a small, discreet car-park.About two hundred and fifty yards on the left is a car-park which has a number of pull-ins. Biggleswade Off Potton Road down to Furzenhall Road, carry on going until you reach fields on the left and right.Follow this for a while until you see a turning on the right and you're there.City centre locations, where property prices and crime rates were high, tended to score badly in the rankings.
But extremely low crime figures gave Winkleigh - postcode EX19 - an edge over other areas, while the typical salary of £37,566 is well above the national average of £24,170, according to the data.Quantity and quality of early years care, along with access to green spaces, local leisure centres, museums and theatres were also considered.