UXBRIDGE people have the most debt in the UK, research has uncovered.

People living in the Middlesex town are the most indebted in the country, followed by residents of Motherwell in Scotland, east London and Wigan.

Credit reference agency MyCallcredit

* ooked at the levels of indebtedness of people living in different towns based on a range of indicators.

Alison Nicholson, director of MyCallcredit, said: "The vast majority of people are still up to date with their credit commitments and managing their finances well but there is concern over levels of debt and pressure on lenders to lend responsibly."