This week Speedy Travels to Southampton to make some important Pallet deliveries to the Quayside. Southampton is the largest city in the county of Hampshire on the south coast of England. The city has an estimated population of 253,651. Southampton is a major UK passenger and cargo port with very good transport links to the rest of the country, this allows Speedy to make collections and deliveries with ease. Two ferry services run from the Town Quay area in Southampton to the Isle of Wight, which allows us to offer bespoke prices on deliveries to the Isle of Wight. If you wish to discuss a bespoke price, please call us on 0800 133 7811.
Southampton is host to an annual International Boat show, this has become the biggest water-based event of its type in Europe. Each year the boat show attracts approximately 600 exhibitors.Southampton is home to the largest theatre in Southern England, outside of London. The Mayflower Theatre has a capacity of 2,300 and has hosted great west ends shows such as The Rocky Horror Show, Les Misérables and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Southampton is twinned with Le Havre, France and Rems-Murr-Kreis, Germany. Southampton city centre hosts a market on Saturdays, open 10am to 4.30pm.
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