On Monday The Sunday Times released its annual list of the coolest places to live in the UK – the places it deems the most highly sought after destinations to call home.
While Bristol is no stranger to such accolades, the area of the city which stars in The Sunday Times’ rundown will no doubt have taken plenty of people by surprise. Bristol’s Old Market named second coolest place to live in U
It isn’t one of the usual suspects, the likes of Stokes Croft or Montpelier, but is instead Old Market which flies the flag for the city in the top 10.
The area hasn’t always had the best reputation and while there will be many people raising an eyebrow at its inclusion, a strong case can definitely be argued for it.
We think Old Market is, as The Sunday Times suggests, worthy of being recognised in such a glowing way. Here’s why: