List of spa towns in the United Kingdom

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The following is a list of current and former spa towns in the United Kingdom.

England[edit]

Derbyshire[edit]

Worcestershire[edit]

Yorkshire[edit]

Other[edit]

Wales[edit]

Former spa towns[edit]

England[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Wales[edit]

Notes[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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