Riddings Tourism

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Riddings is a village in Derbyshire, England. The appropriate ward of the Amber Valley Council is called Ironville and Riddings. The population of this ward as at the 2011 census was 5,821. It is located 2 miles (3 km) south of Alfreton near the hamlet of Golden Valley. The name derives from Ryddynges, a clearing or riding in a wood. This was the ancient forest known as Alfreton Grove within the manor of Alfreton. The settlement goes back at least to the 12th century, when Hugh de Ryddynges received half of the manor of Riddings and half of Watnall from his relative Ralf Ingram of Alfreton.


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Facts and Stats for Riddings*

  • Pollution Statistics in Riddings

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

    • Air Pollution 27.78 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 27.78 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Riddings: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.44 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 57.35 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.28 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.29 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.29 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 64.71 (High)
  • Living in Riddings - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Riddings is 178.38 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 49.56 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.17 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 32.18 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.56 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.04 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.07 (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 Riddings

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 90.24 USD

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

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