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Kettering is a town in Northamptonshire, England, about 81 miles (130 km) north of London. Kettering is mainly situated on the west side of the River Ise, a tributary of the River Nene which meets at Wellingborough. Originally named Cytringan, Kyteringas and Keteiringan in the 10th century, the name Kettering is now taken to mean 'the place (or territory) of Ketter's people (or kinsfolk)'. At the 2001 census, the borough had a population of 81,844 whilst the town proper had a population of 51,063. The town is twinned with Lahnstein, in Germany and Kettering, Ohio, in the United States. Being part of the Milton Keynes South Midlands (MKSM) study area along with other towns in Northamptonshire, the town is due to get around 6,000 additional homes mainly to the east of the town. The town, like other towns in the area, has a growing commuter population as it is located on the Midland Main Line railway, which has fast InterCity trains directly into London St Pancras International taking around 1 hour. This gives an interchange Eurostar services to Continental Europe.

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If you are looking for travel information of Kettering in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Bath also deserves a visit. Bath is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Bristol Airport. A holiday in Kettering can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kettering*

  • Kettering: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kettering for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kettering.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Kettering - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 65.63 (High)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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