Basingstoke, a town in the South East

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Basingstoke’s history dates back to Roman time and further beyond and makes it popular with visitors. The town is host to a number of events including the annual kite and transport festivals. The popular Basingstoke Festival is the annual arts and entertainment festival. The Milestones Museum is a living history museum with over 20,000 objects and is a record of the county’s social, industrial and transport history. The town is surrounded by countryside and at The Vyne (National Trust), you can walk in rooms once enjoyed by Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Horace Walpole, and Jane Austen.

Basingstoke economic sectors

basingstoke milestones museum

Key growth sectors:

  • digital tech
  • financial and professional services
  • manufacturing and engineering
  • pharma and med-tech

“within easy reach of London but without the high overheads”

“As Basingstoke was one of the first towns included in Openreach’s Fibre First Towns programme, large parts of the town are having ultra-fast broadband installed, ensuring Basingstoke has the infrastructure in place to meet future demands of the home and workplace.”

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Basingstoke boasts great transport connectivity. By road, Reading is just 17 miles away (and by train just 16 minutes) and London is 50 miles away (and by train a journey of 45 minutes). The town also has access to major sea and air ports.

Basingstoke has a number of industries in the key sectors located in the town. Including GAME, a prominent outlet on most high streets; Hawk-Eye, best known for goal line technology in football and used by FIFA and the AA (Automobile Association), probably the best known brand, all have their head offices in the town.

Basingstoke is served by London Heathrow Airport which is just under an hour by train. London Heathrow Airport is the UK’s busiest airport and can offer over 80 airlines and over 200 destinations in over 80 countries. The airport is also a main international cargo hub.

Basingstoke has access to two international sea ports at Southampton (37 miles – Port of Southampton is a passenger and cargo port) and Portsmouth (41 miles – Portsmouth International Port offers cruise, ferry and cargo services).

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Same day courier Basingstoke helpful links

Love Basingstoke: for expert advice on investing in Basingstoke.

Visit Hampshire: information and guidance for a visit to Basingstoke.