The report lists the top 10 cheapest resorts, based on the price of ski passes, ski and boot hire, ski schools, and the price of food on the slopes – but doesn’t take into account flight or accommodation costs
A week skiing in Bankso was calculated to cost £265.
Comparing 27 resorts in Europe and America, Italy appears to be the best country for value-for-money, with three resorts in the top 10 - Livigno, Sestriere and Cervinia. Prices for a week skiing here ranged between £362 and £439.
Austria also had two resorts in the top ten – Ellmau (£357) and Mayrhofen (£440).