Billericay is a town in Essex with a population of about 40,000. Many of its residents commute daily to London by train.
Billericay is accessible by car and by train on national express, there is a train leaving from Liverpool Street station every few minutes during peak hours and every 20 minutes outside peak. It is served by trains to Southend Victoria and Southminster.
There are also regular buses mostly run by First.
Billericay High Street is a few minutes walk south from the train station. There is a taxi rank located outside of the station with regular services available.
The High Street has a mixture of chain stores and small independent shops.
The biggest shop is Waitrose.
There are loads of places to eat and drink for a place of its size.
Amongst the pubs and bars in the town centre are:
Pleasingly none of Billericay's pubs employs the ridiculous Essex tradition of only allowing people in who are wearing the right type of footwear!
The nearest hotels are in Basildon.
There are a number of local events throughout the year including: - Billericay Summerfest - Billericay Christmas Market - Billericay Fireworks
More events can be found at [www.billericayessex.co.uk/whats-on]