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Tel code: 01642 | code search
Postcode: TS23 | code search
Population: 35000
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Li Wah Restaurant
"the service was fine. the food was awful! and that's being kind! i wouldn't serve it to my dog! we ordered chicken and ceshew nuts with fried rice. the dish ..." More

Three Horseshoes
"arrived at this charming country pub on saturday night for the first time from a friends recommendation. we arrived early so we had a drink in the bar. this is ..." More

Billingham Arms Hotel
"Good Points: Good for parking. Quick friendly breakfast serving. Bad Points: Furnishing in need of repair or renewal. General review: Enjoyed the stay. It was well situated for visiting the people ..." More

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"Billingham is a busy town. The older part of the town is where the Anglo Saxon Tower at St Cuthbert's church rises impressively. It has an interesting history from its ..." More

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Billingham is a town that lies in the borough of Stockton on Tees in north east England. The earliest records show the town to have been founded during the middle of the sixth century BC by a group of Saxons known as Billa’s people, from which the name originates. The town expanded quickly after the First World War was declared, due to a high demand for explosives. It was selected to be the site of a new chemical works to supply ammonia for the war in 1917 but by the time the works had been completed in 1920, the war had ended. The site was taken over by the Brunner Mond Company who converted it to fertiliser manufacture before merging with three other companies to become ICI who then began manufacturing plastics in 1934. The technologically advanced plant was inspiration to Aldous Huxley in the writing of Brave New World when he visited the newly opened site. He gave a detailed description of the processes he saw. Henry Thorold was another enthusiastic author who described Billingham as “one of the most extraordinary experiences, a sight almost unique in England” in the Shell Guide to County Durham and went on to describe “steaming, sizzling tall steel towers, great cylinders and pipes everywhere…”


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Queens Head
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Smiths Arms
Stoney Oak
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Billingham Balti House
Li Wah Restaurant
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Ash Trees School
Billingham College
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Northfield Comprehensive School
Oakdene Primary School
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Roseberry Infants School
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Billingham Town (Amateur Football)
Teesside Basketball Club (Basketball)
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McCormick & Gorman Opticians
Billingham Aquatic Centre
Wolviston Court Butchers
M & P Stead
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Sharps Bakers & Confectioners
High Grange Wines
Angels Flowers

Kay's Cafe
Kutting Korner

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Billingham Arms Hotel (1.05 miles)

Billingham Arms Hotel

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Situated in the heart of Billingham Town Centre, within easy reach of all amenities, this hotel offers the perfect location for both business and leisure travellers to the Stockton-on-Tees area.

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Metro Inn Teesside (1.39 miles)

Metro Inn Teesside

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Convenient located for Teeside with good rail and road links, this friendly hotel is your premier choice for value hotel accommodation, ideal for business or leisure needs. Take a break from other ... More

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Kingswood Hotel (1.73 miles)

Kingswood Hotel

Family run Bed and Breakfast with warm welcome. Close to historic Norton High Street. Within walking distance of restaurants and take aways. On main bus route. Easy access to A19 north and ... More | visit website

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Travelodge Middlesbrough (1.81 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Stockton-on-Tees / Middlesbrough (1.90 miles)

For shops and local amenities Stockton-on-Tees town centre is only 1.5 miles away from this hotel. Conveniently located 15 miles from Durham Tees Valley Airport. Well situated for Thornaby train station. Our Stockton-On-Tees/Middlesbrough Premier Inn has ... More | visit website
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Hotel Baltimore (2.67 miles)

Hotel Baltimore

The Baltimore Hotel is a small, yet elegant hotel that is ideally located and well appointed. It is situated within a mile of the city centre, Central Railway Station and the Ring Road to Teeside Airport ... More | visit website


Holiday Inn Exp Stockton OnTees (2.81 miles)

Holiday Inn Exp Stockton OnTees
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Premier Inn Stockton on Tees/Hartlepool (2.81 miles)

Ideally situated just off the A19/A689. This Premier Inn is close to picturesque Teesside Barrage and just a short journey away from ever-growing Teesside Park. For family fun or a romantic stroll for two, visit ... More | visit website
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Best Western Middlesbrough (2.90 miles)

Best Western Middlesbrough

The Best Western Highfield Hotel is ideally located for business or leisure in the Teesside area, situated less than 1-mile from Middlesbrough City Centre. Stockton-on-Tees, Yarm, Billingham, Redcar and Teesside (Durham Tees Valley) Airport are ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Middlesbrough Central South (3.55 miles)

Situated opposite St. Luke's and James Cook University Hospitals. This hotel is conveniently positioned just 2 miles from Middlesbrough train station and 11 miles from Teesside Airport. Our Middlesbrough South (Marton) Premier Inn has everything you'd ... More | visit website

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