The North West will almost certainly offer you some of the most affordable living in the country. It also boasts two of the UK’s most iconic and exciting cities in Manchester and Liverpool. Both offer a great mix of jobs, culture, history and leisure, and some of the best nights out in Britain.
For the great outdoors, you’ve also got Hadrian’s Wall, charming coastal areas and lots of untouched countryside.
Average living costs for the North West
Average cost for both was £120/annum
Commute distance & percentage of salary
54mins 23.5% of annual salary
Distance/Time from London
Carlisle – 317miles, 5+hours drive, 3+hour train journey