Huntingdon is located in the county of Cambridgeshire and is famous for being the birthplace of Oliver Cromwell. It is close to Portholme Meadow, the largest meadow in England, while Huntingdon Racecourse and Commemoration Hall are major landmarks in the town. Hinchingbrooke House is one of the biggest crowd-pullers due to its reputation of being haunted, as is Nun’s Bridge, which is the name for the bridge that’s built across Alconbury Brook. Huntingdon is a fascinating area with a rich and interesting history but also offers an array of modern facilities and amenities.
Huntingdon has a variety of retail and office spaces that are home to businesses including management consultants, car-rental companies, cleaning services and computer consultants. Healthcare practitioners, jewellery designers, event management companies and painters also occupy executive suites alongside photographers and office stationary suppliers. The head offices of the EACS group and Interaction Recruitment are situated in the town’s business parks.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Huntingdon has a number of entertainment options including the Paramount Theatre, which offers numerous modern stage-productions throughout the year. F. H. Riley’s is a great place for live-musical performances while Commemoration Hall has a number of live events including comedy performances. Cineworld screens all the latest movies releases. There are plenty of eateries serving food from all over the world in and around this town. You can look forward to great Italian food at Jonathan’s Ristorante, while Swallow serves up hearty American cuisine. Try the Mexican food at Besitos or make your way to Fado, which is all about Portuguese cuisine. From Japanese cooking to exotic Indian delicacies, there is something for everyone in Huntingdon.
Huntingdon and St. Neots Railway Station both provide links to the National Rail network while London Luton and London Stansted airports are a short distance away. There is a reliable bus and coach network in Huntingdon, providing efficient and convenient road transport links.