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Five reasons Penarth is the best place to live in Britain

TO celebrate The Sunday Times voting Penarth the best place to live in Britain, we show you five things that make it so great.

  1. It has beautiful parks.

If you’re in Penarth and fancy a stroll, why not try Alexandra Park?


Alexandra Park

  1. Its schools are among the best in the country.

Five Penarth schools were recently ranked in the best-performing category by the Welsh Government.

Stanwell School in Penarth

Stanwell School in Penarth

3.  Penarth Pier is truly spectacular.

It was voted the most special place in Wales in 2014.

Penarth Pier

Penarth Pier

  1. It’s great for history fanatics. 

Cosmeston Medieval Village is a “living history” heritage project.


Cosmeston Medieval Village

  1. There are all sorts of activities to engage in.

For instance, Penarth has a great pitch and putt course.

Penarth golf club

Penarth golf club

Do you agree with The Sunday Times? We want to hear your opinions! Where is the best place in Britain to live?

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