• Norwich and Liverpool ‘more hipster than London', reckons new study

    5 days ago - By Metro

    Oh, hipsters.
    UK city Brighton And Hove has been crowned as being the ‘most hipster' city in the world, a new study alleges.
    In its research of 446 cities across 20 countries, it worked out a formula for what constitutes ‘hipster' because that's apparently really easily quantifiable now.
    The fascinating thing here is that London does not even get a look-in to the top 100 cities.
    As a comparison, New York didn't get into the top 100 either, despite the contemporary use of the word ‘hipster' originating in Williamsburg , Brooklyn so we're taking this study with a pinch of Himalayan...
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  • The world's most hipster cities revealed, with Brighton No1

    The world's most hipster cities revealed, with Brighton No1

    5 days ago - By Mail Online

    The seaside resort on the UK's south coast came top of the International Hipster Index, which ranks cities against key indicators of ‘hipsterdom' such as vegan cafes, coffee shops and tattoo parlours.
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  • The UK is home to the world's most hipster neighbourhood

    The UK is home to the world's most hipster neighbourhood

    5 days ago - By Metro

    Living in London, you're never too far from a coffee shop that refuses to sell lattes or a barber specialising in twirly moustache trims.
    It's officially not the most hipster place in Britain, however, and the place that took the UK crown also holds the worldwide ‘most hipster neighbourhood' title.
    MoveHub ranked 446 cities across 20 countries and found that Brighton topped their Hipster Index .
    What is a hipster, though, if not a word older people use to describe anyone who's ever eaten an avocado? And what makes a hipster neighbourhood?
    Apparently, the scientific metric considers the...
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