Didcot is a town that lies to the south of Oxford, in the county of Oxfordshire, and is also the biggest town in the South Oxfordshire district. The town had village status until quite recently, when increased development and housing projects raised its profile. It is one of the three major regions that is expected to rapidly grow in the county and is also said to be the place with the highest life-expectancy and health standards in the entire country. The town is linked to people like William Bradbery and Paul Powell while places like the Cornerstone, near the town centre, are major landmarks in Didcot.
With companies like El-Tel and AFFA operating out of executive suites in the area, Didcot is a town of significant commercial interest. Chase Marketing Solutions Ltd. has its head office in Didcot. Accounting firms and financial advisors also have offices in the town alongside child services, counselling services and healthcare professionals. There are sales & marketing companies as well as marketing consultants, cleaning services, software development firms and recruitment agencies working out of that area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Didcot boasts a number of entertainment venues serving up live-music and cinema. The Cornerstone is the hub of the entire area with a theatre and live-music arena catering for fans of both classical and modern. Cineworld has a multi-screen complex right in the heart of Didcot for movie fans to enjoy the latest blockbusters. Eating out is equally impressive in Didcot, with places like Sweet Olive tingling taste buds with a variety of international dishes. Salinas 2 has a large selection of Lebanese cuisine on offer while Al Gusto is all about Italian cooking at its finest.
Didcot Parkway Railway Station connects the town to Swindon along the Great Western Main Line and to Oxford along the Cherwell Valley Line. Bus and coach networks in the town can use the B4493 or B4016 to connect to the A4130 trunk road. There are a number of taxi services in the area offering reliable transport while Southampton Airport is the nearest air-transport link to the town.