About Basingstoke

Basingstoke is the largest town in Hampshire that is not officially designated as a city. It is situated in south central England, and lies across a valley at the source of the River Loddon. It is located 30 mi northeast of Southampton, 48 mi southwest of London, and 19 mi northeast of the county town and former capital Winchester. According to the 2011 census the town (including its outer suburbs) had a population of 107,355. It is part of the borough of Basingstoke and Deane and part of the parliamentary constituency of Basingstoke. Basingstoke is often nicknamed "Doughnut City" or "Roundabout City" because of the number of large roundabouts.

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