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Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

http://www.theguardian.com/money/201...P=share_btn_fb

According to this article the quality of life in Britain is the worst in Europe and France is the best.
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Old 11.02.2016, 16:36
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

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According to this article the quality of life in Britain is the worst in Europe and France is the best.
I think France probably is the best, if it were not for their tax system I would live there.
For a couple with Children the taxes are very reasonable.
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Old 11.02.2016, 16:36
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

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According to this article the quality of life in Britain is the worst in Europe and France is the best.
Article from 2011?
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

See it from the positive side: Britain is number 1 in rain!
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Yep, OP fail...
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Old 11.02.2016, 16:40
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Yep, OP fail...
I doubt anything much has changed, The UK has not changed substantially since the survey. The weather is the same, the no of days holidays the same, retirement age is the same & housing costs have not fallen.
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

Oops didn't notice that.
Not sure why it appeared on my newsfeed today.
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Old 11.02.2016, 16:43
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Not sure why it appeared on my newsfeed today.
Some doofus probably shared it...
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Old 11.02.2016, 16:48
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

The term quality of life is relative and has different interpretations. Income and weather play a part as do other things but to suggest quality of life in UK is below eastern europe countries even is streching the truth
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

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Some doofus probably shared it...
Probably the same numpty who shares 'Tony Hart is dead' several times a year.
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I doubt anything much has changed, The UK has not changed substantially since the survey. The weather is the same, the no of days holidays the same, retirement age is the same & housing costs have not fallen.
I'd be surprised if France was still top...
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Old 11.02.2016, 17:09
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The term quality of life is relative and has different interpretations. Income and weather play a part as do other things but to suggest quality of life in UK is below eastern europe countries even is streching the truth
I don't think they do suggest the quality of life is below eastern european countries, 'Survey of 10 developed European Countries'..... 28 EU countries last time I counted.
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Which country would you think is now no 1 of top 10 developed EU countries?
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Old 11.02.2016, 17:10
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I don't think they do suggest the quality of life is below eastern european countries, 'Survey of 10 developed European Countries'..... 28 EU countries last time I counted.
Yep I missed that, but inreality its a crap survey that is flawed
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Old 11.02.2016, 17:12
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

Things must have changed since the survey was performed - why else would there be 18million** refugees camped in Northern France willing to risk life an limb to get to the UK





**according to a Daily Mail estimate.
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Old 11.02.2016, 17:13
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Yep I missed that, but inreality its a crap survey that is flawed
Never let the facts get in the way of a good old Britain-bashing Grauniad story.
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

Indeed, or even a Daily Mail one ...

quality of life is so subjective, and even in a country, depends so much on location and personal circumstances. Expats living in SW FRance sipping good wine in their villas with their pink sunglasses on, reading either of rthe above on their chaise-longue - may well think France is tops.
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Indeed, or even a Daily Mail one ...

quality of life is so subjective, and even in a country, depends so much on location and personal circumstances. Expats living in SW FRance sipping good wine in their villas with their pink sunglasses on, reading either of rthe above on their chaise-longue - may well think France is tops.
Hours of sunshine, Paid Holidays, Retirement age & housing cost, noting to do with rich expats. I assume you did not read what the survey said....... For some reason Brits actually like high housing costs.
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Re: Britain has the worst quality of life in Europe!

BONUS... The Scottish Rain Festival

Jan 2 - Dec 25 Yearly..

Scotland is nice. But the Rain might as well grow water wings for summer.

When the sun shines like once in 5 months its GODs Country...
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