REVEALED: Preston rated as one of Britain's least liked cities

Data revealing the most and least popular of Britain's 57 cities has ranked Preston as one of the worst.

Tuesday, 21st August 2018, 12:05 pm
Updated Tuesday, 21st August 2018, 5:10 pm
YouGov Profiles data reveals the most and least popular of 57 British cities

The data collected from more than 55,000 YouGov.co.uk members has Preston placed in 53rd, with only 33% of people saying they like it.

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Neighbouring cities Manchester (69%) and Liverpool (68%) fared better, coming in at 27th and 28th place respectively.

Here is the full list of rankings:

Rank - City - % who like the city

1 - York - 92%

2 - Bath - 89%

3 - Edinburgh - 88%

4 - Chester - 83%

5 - Durham - 81%

6 - Salisbury - 80%

7 - Truro - 80%

8 - Canterbury - 79%

9 - Wells - 79%

10 - Cambridge - 78%

11 - Winchester - 78%

12 - Oxford - 78%

13 - Inverness - 78%

14 - Lincoln - 77%

15 - Exeter - 76%

16 - Stoke-on-Trent - 75%

17 - St David's - 74%

18 - Brighton & Hove - 74%

19 - Worcester - 73%

20 - Chichester - 73%

21 - Hereford - 73%

22 - London - 73%

23 - Newcastle upon Tyne - 72%

24 - Norwich - 72%

25 - Glasgow - 71%

26 - Ripon - 71%

27 - Manchester - 69%

28 - Liverpool - 68%

29 - Plymouth - 68%

30 - Cardiff - 67%

31 - Ely - 66%

32 - Stirling - 65%

33 - Gloucester - 64%

34 - Portsmouth - 64%

35 - Bristol - 63%

36 - St Albans - 63%

37 - Carlisle - 61%

38 - Lichfield - 60%

39 - Aberdeen - 58%

40 - Leeds - 58%

41 - Nottingham - 57%

42 - Southampton - 55%

43 - Swansea - 53%

44 - Sheffield - 53%

45 - Dundee - 53%

46 - Derby - 44%

47 - Birmingham - 40%

48 - Peterborough - 40%

49 - Salford - 38%

50 - Leicester - 38%

51 - Coventry - 37%

52 - Kingston upon Hull - 37%

53 - Preston - 33%

54 - Wakefield - 32%

55 - Sunderland - 30%

56 - Wolverhampton - 24%

57 - Bradford - 23%