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Where? 'Nottingham is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city with an abundance of leisure opportunities for residents and visitors alike. We pride ourselves on offering a lively programme of arts and events throughout the year, including multicultural festivals. Our museums and galleries rival the best in the country, with high-calibre touring exhibitions as well as permanent displays.'­ Nottingham city council

Yes, but where is it? It's a city of some 750,000 people in the East Midlands close to the M1 and A1.

Work? Spme 175 general medical practitioners currently work in 65 practices. But the Nottingham Evening Post recently reported that the city was 32 GPs short.

Home? £660,000 buys you a four-bedroomed detached house within easy reach of the campus of both Nottingham and Nottingham Trent universities, and the Queens Medical Centre.

Schools: The independent, selective Nottingham High School for Girls is 23rd in the country for A-level results. Nottingham High School for boys is only a few places lower.

Leisure: Nottingham has more sports facilities per head of population than anywhere else in Europe, including notably the National Watersports Centre, Nottingham Arena and National Ice Centre.

From the local press:

Council workmen removed trees on a market place after it was discovered it created a CCTV 'blindspot'. ­ BBC Nottingham, June 21

Famous residents: Literary luminaries

DH Lawrence and Alan Silletoe. A young grammar school boy called Harold Shipman.

Anything else? There is a labyrinth of some 400 caves under the city, some dating back to the 13th century.

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