Manchester is the most trusting city – rise of neighbourly deeds in capital of NorthFriday 26 November 2010, by The Media Team
Nearly half (49%) of people living in Manchester have entrusted their neighbour with a key to their home for use in an emergency compared to just 37% of people living in Birmingham.
The study from online classifieds site Gumtree.com highlights hotspots of neighbourliness across the country, with Mancunians proving most likely to perform neighbourly deeds including popping round for coffee (44%) and asking someone to keep an eye on their house (67%).
As reported by
The Sun, 22/11/2010, p.30
The Daily Mirror, 22/11/2010, p.2
Daily Star, 22/11/2010, p.29
Daily Sport, 22/11/2010, p.13