MAIDENHEAD, Slough and Reading are, probably not surprisingly, some of the 'best London commuter towns', research reveals today. 

Due to London being one of the most expensive cities in the world, many people choose to live outside the capital and commute in. has looked into the towns surrounding London to find the best commuter hotspots.

And Maidenhead and Slough, Berks, both make the Top 10. 

The towns have been ranked on factors including travel time to London by train, cost of a season ticket, life satisfaction and house prices.

Reading makes it in to the top 40, and Windsor is also on the list, at 42.