Our Shopping Heroes
These items defeated their competitors to make it onto Britain's ultimate shopping list:
|1st||Fish and chips|
|6th||Strawberries and cream|
|10th||99 Ice creams|
These heroic items got a taste of life inside the top 10, but just missed out:
|12th||Pints of milk|
Who had their say?
Our data saw a huge amount of activity from all parts of Britain, but it was the South East who battled the fiercest.
Other regions still had influence, with many of them championing local item.
Sway of the cities
Certain cities saw an increase in votes for items local of relevant to them:
|Glasgow||Umbrellas reached 2nd locally in the rainy city.|
|Swansea||Daffodils reached 4th locally in the Welsh town.|
|Cambridge||Literature reached 1st locally in the university town.|
|Liverpool||Package Holidays reached 2nd locally for its holiday airport.|
|Bournemouth||Ice Creams reached 1st locally on the southern coast.|
|Edinburgh||Tartan reached 8th locally in the Scottish capital.|
Home comforts on holiday
Summer means holidays abroad, but us Brits can’t cope without a few familiar treats. Here’s what we’re most likely to pack in our luggage.
|3rd||The famous Yeat Extract|
A few noteworthy regional requirements
|Manchester||A Mancunian’s ultimate beach accessory is Chocolate Spread.|
|Birmingham||Brummies don’t trust anywhere else to do butter properly.|
|London||Londoners pack a jar of the famous yeast extract. Possibly ironically.|