Hamilton is the UK’s 468th sexiest place and highest ranking Lanarkshire town, according to a new sex map.

The town’s 54,080 residents have been spending more on their sexual pleasure since the pandemic.

Sexual wellness brand Lovehoney analysed spending habits throughout the UK to discover how lockdown had impacted on passion.

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Rankings for other locations in Lanarkshire include Motherwell (669th) Strathaven (683rd), Lanark (800th), Airdrie (814th) Bellshill (960th), Wishaw (1053rd) Biggar (1283rd), and Coatbridge (1299th).

A Lovehoney spokeswoman told Lanarkshire Live : "Hamilton is the UK’s 468th sexiest place with a rise in sexual activity since lockdown.

"We have seen a surge in activity around Lanarkshire as singles and couples look to escape the pressures of lockdown by experimenting more sexually.

"All our data shows that couples with great sex lives enjoy higher overall levels of happiness."

The figures are based on Lovehoney’s extensive data on the UK’s sexual behaviour.

Lovehoney, the UK’s biggest sex toy retailer, is booming with sales of more than £100 million annually.

In April, the firm received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for boosting UK exports.

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