Retford Tourism

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Retford (also known as East Retford) is a market town in Nottinghamshire in the East Midlands of England, located 31 miles (50 km) from the city of Nottingham, and 23 miles (37 km) west of Lincoln, in the district of Bassetlaw. The population of the town at the 2011 census was 22,013. The town is situated in a valley with the River Idle and the Chesterfield Canal running through the centre of the town. The village of Ordsall, west of the River Idle and the East Coast Main Line railway, and the former hamlet of Thrumpton are suburbs of the town. Retford is under the control of Bassetlaw District Council, with their base being located in neighbouring Worksop. Retford is twinned with the town of Pfungstadt, Germany.

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Is Retford in United Kingdom on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Manchester, United Kingdom. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Manchester for its bountiful attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village on your trip to Retford. A holiday in Retford can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Retford*

  • Pollution Statistics in Retford

    Know the pollution level of Retford before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
  • Retford: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.11 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 22.22 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.11 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 36.11 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.56 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.11 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.56 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.89 (Low)
  • Living in Retford - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Retford is 207.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.27 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.56 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 17.24 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.82 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.97 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 124.99 (Very 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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Retford

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Retford

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.03 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.01 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 65.61 USD

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

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