Basildon Roofing is the premier roofing company in Basildon, Essex offering roofing services, roof repair, flat roof and pitched roof installation, Chimney & leadwork, Slating & tiling and the installation and maintenance of gutters, soffits, and fascia.
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Although based in Basildon, the company provides services across Essex and its surrounding areas.
Basildon is the main and largest town in the borough of Basildon.
The borough of Basildon is part of the county of Essex
Basildon is bordered by Chelmsford to the North, Brentwood to the West, Grays to the South and Rayleigh to the East.
Basildon is 11 miles from Chelmsford, 10 miles from Southend-on-Sea, 10.4 miles from Brentwood, 13.1 miles from Grays and 7.6 miles from Rayleigh.
The borough of Basildon was formed from the former Basildon Urban District and part of the Thurrock Urban District that was within the Basildon New Town. The borough is centred around on the town of Basildon.
The town of Basildon has a population 107,123 while the borough of Basildon’s population is 187,199.
Smaller towns near Basildon include Billericay which is North-West, Wickford which is North-East and South Benfleet which is South-East.
The constituencies that make up Basildon district are Billericay, Bursetead, Crouch, Laindon Park, Lee Chapel North, St Martin’s, Fryerns, Langdon Hills, Nethermayne, Vange, Pitsea, Wickford.
Basildon Town postcodes are SS13, SS14, SS15 and SS16.
Basildon was created in 1948 as a new town after World War II to accommodate the population overspill from London.
Basildon is densely populated and most of its residents’ work in Central London in the City of London and the Docklands Financial district.
Basildon is 26 miles from Central London and is a 36 – 58 minute train journey to Fenchurch Street Station in Central London from the 3 Basildon Stations.
Basildon’s 3 stations are Laindon, Pitsea and Basildon. All stations are served by c2c trains that go to Fenchurch Street.
There are also bus routes within Basildon operated by First Essex connecting various areas in the town and other nearby towns.
Basildon is also connected by major highways including A13 and A127
Basildon is an industrial town. Some of the major companies that are operating or have been based there include Ford Motor Company, Carreras Tobacco Company, GEC-Marconi, and CNH Tractor Plant amongst others.
Today the area has an Amazon Fulfilment Centre on Christopher Martin Road, a data centre for International Exchange at Gardiners Road and Coffee Roastery owned by Costa Coffee.
There are many schools and further education colleges in Basildon. The further education colleges include South Essex College and PROCAT (an engineering and construction college).
Secondary schools in Basildon include De La Salle School, James Hornsby School, Woodlands School and Basildon Academies
Basildon also has a lot of sporting clubs. Football clubs include Basildon Town, Basildon United and Bowers & Pitsea F.C all playing non-league football. There is also a senior ladies football team called AFC Basildon Women.
Others include a cricket club – Basildon and Pitsea C.C and gymnastic club called South Essex Gymnastics Club.
The main sports facility is the Basildon Sporting Village which includes an Olympic sized swimming pool, athletic track, climbing wall and 8 sports halls. There is also the Basildon Golf Course located at Clayhill Lane.
Basildon has major shopping facilities in its town centre with a lot of high street stores. There are shops and coffee houses around the town square and the Eastgate Shopping Centre with well-known retail brands.