Sowerby Bridge in top ten ‘most desirable’ northern places

Sowerby Bridge.
Sowerby Bridge.

Sowerby Bridge has been named in the top ten of the most desirable locations in Yorkshire and the North East.

The town scooped a place in the list, complied in the Sunday Times Best Places to Live guide.

The guide - to be published on March 17 - takes into account factors such as transport links, quality of schools, natural beauty, low crime, property prices, cultural life and employment.

Also included in the northern list are Harrogate, Richmond, York and Skipton in North Yorkshire and Beverley in East Yorkshire.