Ideally situated between
Heysham Nuclear power station to the south, the faltering Sellafield
plant to the north
and The Nuclear Submarine Facility in the town centre. The background radiation gives Barrow
a Mediterranean climate.
Residents of Barrow
also enjoy 20% unemployment, chronic heroin addiction (dubbed Heroin Capital of the North
), extreme violence
and the highest rate of teenage pregnancies in Europe. Barrow
can also proudly claim to have
3 of the its shore lines in Britains top 10 polluted beaches.
So why not try a place with
a difference and try Barrow