We visit the Leeds commuter town named the best to live in and speak to residents

It’s the home sweet home which ranks top in a poll of the most desirable Leeds commuter towns to live.
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Bingley was ranked top of the towns in new research to find out exactly which Leeds commuter hotspots are the best places to make your home.

Selecta UK, a food tech business, standardised the latest city and country-level data available for key categories, including travel time to Leeds via train, the annual cost of a train season ticket, outstanding schools in the area, crime ratings and available health facilities and gave commuter towns a score out of ten in order to find out which one is the best, and worst.

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The market town is just 19 minutes from Leeds via train, 74 per cent of its schools are outstanding and the average house price is £273,310. A train season ticket costs £1,240.

Your YEP visited the town to ask locals why Bingley is the best place to call home.

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