Sunday Times: Penarth in top 10 places to live in UK

The Sunday Times has placed Penarth in a list of 10 of the most desirable places to live in the UK for families. Of course, we all knew this, but here is what the Sunday Times had to say.

9 Penarth, Cardiff

With excellent schools, lots of green space, a beach and the bright lights of Cardiff only five miles away, Penarth is a great place to raise children. Walk down the hill past Alexandra Gardens, the main Victorian park, to reach the seaside esplanade, with its miniature promenade, pier and Italian restaurant.

Would suit: Relocating city professionals who recognise a good thing.

Property prices: Sturdy Victorian family homes typically cost £400,000.