Luton is a large town in Bedfordshire which is most well known for its football and its airport. Despite the fact that not many people know a great deal about Luton, there are actually quite a few interesting facts about the town that you may not know. In this blog, we want to raise the profile of Luton and tell you why you need to visit this forgotten gem.
Luton Hosts the UK’s Biggest one-day Carnival
Luton actually hosts the biggest one-day carnival in the United Kingdom. Named the Luton International Carnival, the event celebrates different themes each year. Traditionally held every May bank holiday, this May, the carnival theme was ‘celebrating the world to build our future’ which raised awareness of global warming and recycling. The event is filled with colour and fun, joining communities to bring different cultures together. The event features a wide array of different music artists, performance specialists and dancers who come together in bring the Brazilian flair to the streets of Luton.
History of Hats
With a history dating back to the early 1700s, Luton has been a huge player in the hat-making industry. Despite the fact that hat making is not so common or sought after anymore, Luton still boasts a number of small businesses that specialise in the production of high-quality hats. In addition, even the world renowned Luton Town FC have the nickname ‘The Hatters’ in reference to the history of hat production in the area.
Most people may have only visited Luton for its airport. Home to the fifth busiest airport in the United Kingdom, Luton’s airport dates back to 1938 where the site was used during WWII by the RAF. Having over 14 million travellers using the airport per year to travel across the whole of the globe, the airport is one of the biggest employers in the whole of the town.
Money, Money, Money
Are you looking to get onto the property ladder? Have you ever thought about buying property and renting it out? Well, according to LendInvest’s recent data, Luton is one of the most profitable areas in the UK to be a landlord. With house prices rising by nearly 19% around 2015, the potential for investors in the area is very promising. Luton also has a population which just keeps on growing, meaning the demand for quality homes in the town has raised. This has meant that the prices people can charge for renting out their property have also increased.
Escorts in Luton
Luton actually offer one of the widest selections of escorts anywhere in the UK. With professional and discreet Luton escort agencies such as up and coming agency VIP Luton escorts you can really enhance your stay in Luton whether you are there on holiday, a business venture or a resident.
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