Town is declared the garden capital of Britain

As the popular saying goes, the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.

Well when it comes to Grimsby it appears to be true, after it was crowned the garden capital of Britain.

A new survey looked at properties on the market with the most gardens in the UK.

And the Lincolnshire town came out on top with 93% of its homes for sale boasting outside space, according to property experts, HouseSimple.com.

Crawley (91.2%) came in second place, followed by...
source: Metro

2017-03-20 19:57
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