Alexandra Road

Postcode: MK40 1JA

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Bedford which is within the electoral area of Castle Ward in the administration area of Bedford Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 46.67 miles North from the centre of London, 0.37 miles West from the centre of Bedford, 13.64 miles North East from the centre of Milton Keynes and 17.93 miles North from the centre of Luton.

Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

MK40 1JA
MK40 1JB
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 29 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01234
Telephone Exchange: BEDFORD TOWN - SMBF
Telephone Cabinet: P76
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 27.3
Median Speed: 21.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 54
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

28 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £348,500
Sale Date: 28/04/2017
14 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £750,000
Sale Date: 08/09/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Priory Lower School

Distance: 0.15 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 160
Address: Greyfriars, MK40 1JD
Telephone: 01234261768
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Lower School

Bedford Free School

Distance: 0.7 Kilometers
Type: Free School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 475
Address: Cauldwell Street, MK42 9AD
Telephone: 01234332299
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Free School

Livingstone Primary School

Distance: 0.7 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 354
Address: Clapham Road, MK41 7LG
Telephone: 01234352879
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Livingstone Primary School

Queen's Park Academy

Distance: 0.91 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 503
Address: Chestnut Avenue, MK40 4HA
Telephone: 01234352901
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen's Park Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bedford Hospital South Wing

Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ,
NHS Sector
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01234 355 122
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Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Hospital South Wing

Moorfields At Bedford Hospital

Address: Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ,
NHS Sector
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Moorfields At Bedford Hospital

Weller Wing

Address: Kempston Road,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Weller Wing

Fountains Court (Mental Health Services)

Address: 3 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NR,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Fountains Court (Mental Health Services)
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ashburnham Road Surgery

Address: 8 Ashburnham Road, Bedford, MK40 1DS
Telephone: 01234 358411
Distance: 0.22 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ashburnham Road Surgery

Gp for Homeless & Rootless

Address: 12 Prebend Street, Bedford, MK40 1QW
Telephone: 01234 365955
Distance: 0.23 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Gp for Homeless & Rootless

Sept Chsb Paediatricians

Address: Children's Services, Union Street Clinic, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2SF
Telephone: 01234 310073
Distance: 0.42 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Sept Chsb Paediatricians

Hmp Bedford

Address: Hmp Bedford, St Loyes Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 1HG
Telephone: 01234 373143
Distance: 0.45 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hmp Bedford
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Midland Road Dental Surgery

Address: Midland Road Dental Surgery, 102 Midland Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 1QE
Distance: 0.14 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Midland Road Dental Surgery

133 Midland Road

Address: 133 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1DN
Distance: 0.14 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to 133 Midland Road

Priory Dental Practice

Address: Priory Dental Practice, 38 Bromham Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2QD
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Dental Practice

52 Bromham Road

Address: 52 Bromham Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2QG
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to 52 Bromham Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Bedford Prison Library

St Loyes Street, Bedford, MK401HG
Telephone:
Distance: 0.39 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Prison Library

Bedford Central Library

Harpur Street, Bedford, MK401PG
Telephone: 01234 718178
Distance: 0.47 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Central Library

Kempston Library

Halsey Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK428AU
Telephone: 01234 276453
Distance: 2.12 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Kempston Library

Putnoe Library

Library Walk, Putnoe St, Bedford, MK418HQ
Telephone: 01234 276462
Distance: 3.1 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bedford Midland Station is 0.3 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Midland

Bedford Midland station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Bedford area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford St.Johns • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Collingham • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Fenny Stratford • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kempston Hardwick • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lidlington • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Ridgmont • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • Stewartby • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield • Woburn Sands

Bedford St.Johns Station is 0.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford St.Johns

Bedford St.Johns station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Bedford area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Kempston Hardwick Station is 5.3 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Kempston Hardwick

Kempston Hardwick station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Stewartby Station is 8.11 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Stewartby

Stewartby station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Woburn Sands

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 29.32 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 73.58 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 78.95 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 95.92 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Biggin Hill Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 73.39 Kilometers away
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Savoy Pier is 73.89 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 74 Kilometers away
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Blackfriars Pier is 74 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.82 miles from the A421

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507 - 15.04 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507
Junction: M1 J14/A509 - 17.63 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M1 J14/A509
Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 20.09 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M1 J12/A5120
Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 23.04 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Frozen Foods Plc

15-19 Greenhill Street, Bedford, MK40 1LX
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Iceland Frozen Foods Plc

Tesco Stores Ltd

15-19 Greenhill Street, Bedford, MK40 1LX34-40 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1PS
Distance: 0.32 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Stores Ltd

Iceland Foods Ltd

15-19 Greenhill Street, Bedford, MK40 1LX34-40 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1PS7-11 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1PN
Distance: 0.55 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Iceland Foods Ltd

Tesco Express Ltd

15-19 Greenhill Street, Bedford, MK40 1LX34-40 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1PS7-11 Midland Road, Bedford, MK40 1PN63 High Street, Bedford, MK40 1RZ
Distance: 0.61 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Express Ltd

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Bedford Museum, Bunyan Meeting House and Bunyan Museum
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Museum, Bunyan Meeting House and Bunyan Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: The Piazzi Smyth Observatory & Wolfson Planetarium
Distance: 1.82 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Piazzi Smyth Observatory & Wolfson Planetarium

Country Park

Attraction Name: Priory Country Park Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.84 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Country Park Visitor Centre

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Bromham Watermill
Distance: 3.05 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bromham Watermill

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Bedford
Visit the Council's Website
Bedford Borough Council
Borough Hall
Cauldwell Street
Bedford
MK42 9AP
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01234 267422
Within the electoral area of Castle Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bedford
The Member of Parliament is Mohammad Yasin
Details for the MP Mohammad Yasin on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Mohammad Yasin won with a majority of 789 the result was Lab gain from Con. The total electorate was 71829
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017471
Ons Area Name:Bedford 012F
Average Age : 36.40
Population: 1508.00
Male Population: 802.00 (53.18%)
Female Population: 706.00 (46.82%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 125 (8.29%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Welcome to the Clacton East Neighbourhood Policing Team pages.

We are committed to making your neighbourhood a safer place to live, work and visit and will work with the community and our partners to tackle local problems.

Clacton East is part of the Tendring district and covers Holland-on-Sea and the wards Burrsville, St Johns, St Bartholomew's, Haven, St Mary’s and St Paul’s.

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Policing Links:
Neighbourhood Watch
Victim Support
Tendring Crime & Disorder Reduction Partnership
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Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order29
Shoplifting72
Violent-crime116
Drugs14
Vehicle-crime30
Possession-of-weapons7
Criminal-damage-arson43
Burglary23
Other-theft43
Other-crime2
Bicycle-theft30
Theft-from-the-person7
Robbery3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Origin of the Road Name Alexandra Road

Alexandra Road is named after Queen Alexandra.

Alexandra of Denmark was born in Copenhagen Denmark on the 1st December 1844.  She married Queen Victoria’s son Albert Edward Prince of Wales in 1863 to become Princess of Wales.

Together they had six children the second son would later be crowned Kind George V.

Following the death of Queen Victoria in 1901 Albert Edward became Edward VII and Alexandra Queen Alexandra.

Following Edwards’s death aged 68 in 1910 and the coronation of her son George. Alexandra became Queen Mother.  She died following a heart attack at Sandringham, Norfolk in 1925 aged 80.

Location details

Location Details

Alexandra Road

OS Reference: 504463, 249788
OS Grid Reference: TL045498
Latitude and Longitude: 52.136093411929, -0.47351303180405
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 39.6343 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 153
Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
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