is a town in Essex
. It has a population of 40,000 and is part of the London commuter belt
. Its name is pronounced 'bill-uh-ricky' (in SAMPA
It was immortalised in the Ian Dury and the Blockheads song 'Billericay Dickie'.
Billericay's MP is John Baron (Conservative). It was previously represented by Theresa Gorman, a Conservative rebel who had the whip withdrawn for opposing the Maastricht Treaty.