Glaswegians can relaxation straightforward when ordering a chippy tonight, figuring out that they don’t seem to be being ripped off.
A brand new survey has revealed essentially the most value efficient ‘staycation’ cities within the UK this summer time.
Surprisingly, the barometer is the price of a fish supper.
A portion of fish and chips in Glasgow in 2017 works out at a median of £5.91, cheaper than the nationwide common of £6.20.
The figures, from Hitachi Private Finace, rank Glasgow within the high ten for worth for cash relating to ‘staycations’ or holidays within the UK.
Wanting on the high 25 home vacation locations from the Nice Britain Tourism Survey, the Fish and Chip Index takes into consideration costs in 250 meals retailers to find the common value of fish and chips throughout the Nice Britain.
The price of a chippy has been used because the official benchmark to see which areas supply higher worth for cash.
Blackpool towered above the remaining as a portion of fish and chips got here in at simply £5.19.
It was carefully adopted by Harrogate at £5.24 and Leeds at £5.39.
Unsurprisingly, London expenses essentially the most for our nationwide dish, with a median value of £eight.90, adopted by Weymouth at £7.03 and Brighton at£6.70.
Though the survey might seem mild hearted, those that carried out the analysis say it offers a useful perception into the various value of holidays within the UK.
“As with worldwide locations, higher worth holidays could be loved in some British vacation locations than others,” stated Theresa Lindsay, head of promoting at Hitachi Capital UK.
“Our Fish and Chip Index affords a glimpse of contrasting prices all through the UK.
“Many households contemplating a staycation this summer time may wish to take its finds into consideration earlier than inadvertently spending extra on their vacation at residence than they’d abroad.”