Why advertise in Basingstoke?
Basingstoke is the largest town in the county of Hampshire and just 48 miles south-west of London. A former market town, Basingstoke is an area of economic notability as it is home to the headquarters of many important businesses including Motorola, BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions and The Automobile Association. But the opportunity to reach executives from these companies is just one of the reasons to utilise outdoor to advertise in Basingstoke.
Who lives in Basingstoke?
In the most recent census, the population of Basingstoke was recorded at 87,271 people. The numbers suggested that there was a slightly higher population of women in the area as well as an increasing percentage of people over the age of 65.
Advertise in Basingstoke at areas of key interest
Outdoor advertising is particularly effective when you are strategic about where you place the advert. When deciding where to advertise in Basingstoke, think about areas where there is high footfall, or pick landmarks where your target market may spend time. Shopping centres and high streets are a good bet in any city. Here are a few landmarks unique to Basingstoke.
Festival Place – The Festival Place Shopping Centre was built in 2002. The centre has over 200 shops including many recognisable retail outlets such as Zara, Debenhams and Marks and Spencer. The centre also boasts a cinema and a number of eateries.
The Vyne Basingstoke – Visitors flock to this impressive 16th-century estate owned and managed by the National Trust, especially during the summer months.
Milestones Museum – A family-friendly attraction which steps back in time, complete with old-fashioned sweet shop and traditional pub.
The Top Of The Town – This area is centred around the former Town Hall and is home to many historic attractions including the Museum, Market Place and the former Corn Exchange, where a number of theatrical organisations are now based.
How is business in Basingstoke?
As mentioned earlier, many high profile businesses have decided to locate in the town! This is due to the close proximity of Basingstoke to London, without the associated high overheads. As more and more global businesses view Basingstoke as a viable alternative to London, Basingstoke is one of the fastest growing economies in the UK. Basingstoke has a large number of notable companies which includes Game Retail, Sanden International and Gist Limited.
Can I advertise on public transport networks in Basingstoke?
Bubble Outdoor have a range of billboards, phone box advertising and bus stop placements near busy transport links. On top of this we are also able to offer bus wraps (please get in touch with the team as these are not listed on the map).
Advertise in Basingstoke Railway Station. The train service from Basingstoke takes passengers into central London in approximately 44 minutes and therefore the town does attract many commuters. Additionally, passengers also arrive by train to visit many of the high profile companies located in the area. Choose to advertise near the station car park, just £277 per week for a 48 sheet static advertising space.
Stagecoach operates most bus routes within the area. Bubble Outdoor Advertising can help you find bus stop advertising from just £134 per week. To start your campaign, simply sign up for your free account and start searching today!
There are many opportunities to advertise outdoors in Basingstoke. Start searching the map by creating a free account or get in touch with the Bubble team for help and advice planning your perfect outdoor advertising campaign.