Or more to the point, why on Earth not? This wondrous place is a region of outstanding contrasts and beauty. It offers a vibrant cultural life through its live music venues, theatres and art galleries, and boasts some of the most beautiful beaches and countryside in the UK. Transport links are such that within a 30-minute travel radius from work, you could choose to live in an urban, countryside, or coastal setting. And how many other places in Britain could offer you that?
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