These maps of the rudest place names in Britain should take the edge off the New Year

Hopes that 2020 couldn’t possibly be worse than 2019, well, it’s fair to say they’ve taken a bit of a knock in the new year to date.

So what better way to take the edge off than with the rudest place names in Britain.

And depending on how you like your maps, well, we’ve got three to choose from.

1. Your starter for 10

2. (click on the map to zoom in)


(courtesy of Marvellous Maps)

3. (click again for a closer look)


(courtesy of Marvellous Maps)

It really is a treat for the eyes. Here are a few of our favourite regions in close-up, beginning with Devon and Cornwall.


Over to East Anglia.

And finally, the south of England.


Lots more Marvellous Maps here!


31 rudest place names in Britain (with street sign photos)