Uttlesford has been named as one of the happiest places to live in the UK in a list compiled by the Office for National Statistics (ONS),.
The average ‘happiness’ score in the UK has been given a rating of 7.4 out of 10, but for Uttlesford, residents are even happier.
With an impressive happiness rating of 7.7 out of 10, residents in the Essex district are not just the happiest in the whole county, but also one of the happiest in the UK.
So what’s the secret of our happiness – the chocolate box thatched cottages, the lively market towns, the historical sights and the stunning countryside views all play a part.
Come for a visit and find out for yourself!