BOSCOMBE has been named in the top 50 worst places to live in England.

According to the latest poll conducted by, the former spa town was ranked 33rd and is the only Dorset town to feature in the table.

However, despite its ranking, we know Boscombe is a great place to live and visit. 

Peterborough was crowned as the worst place to live in the country for the third successive year, with Huddersfield and Liverpool making up the top three.

A spokesman from said: “Every year we run a poll throughout November and December to find the worst place to live in England.

“A staggering 125,681 visitors voted for 2021, smashing our previous year’s record.”