Buchanan Drive

Postcode: LU2 0RT

Buchanan Drive is a street in the settlement of Luton which is within the electoral area of Crawley Ward in the administration area of Luton Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Buchanan Drive is located 29.13 miles North West from the centre of London, 1.01 miles East from the centre of Luton, 9.38 miles North from the centre of St Albans and 17.86 miles South from the centre of Bedford.

Road Name:Buchanan Drive
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Buchanan Drive

LU2 0RT
LU2 0RX
LU2 0SA
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Buchanan Drive is approximately 44.5494 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 151 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Buchanan Drive is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.61904 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Buchanan Drive is approximately 151 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01582
Telephone Exchange: LUTON - SMLT
Telephone Cabinet: P80
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 23.7
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 36
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Buchanan Drive

86 Buchanan Drive
Sale Price: £255,000
Sale Date: 30/03/2016
88 Buchanan Drive
Sale Price: £275,000
Sale Date: 30/03/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Crawley Green Infant School

Distance: 0.36 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 268
Address: Beaconsfield, LU2 0RW
Telephone: 01582724267
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Crawley Green Infant School

Wenlock CofE Junior School

Distance: 0.36 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 346
Address: Beaconsfield Road, LU2 0RW
Telephone: 01582730624
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Wenlock CofE Junior School

Hart Hill Nursery School and Childrens Centre

Distance: 0.7 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 155
Address: Whitecroft Road, LU2 0JS
Telephone: 01582731701
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Hart Hill Nursery School and Childrens Centre

Ashcroft High School

Distance: 0.88 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1177
Address: Crawley Green Road, LU2 9AG
Telephone: 01582436100
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Ashcroft High School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BPAS Luton

Address: First Floor, The Albany, 4 Cardiff Road, Luton, LU1 2PP,
Independent Sector
Bpas (Head Office)
Telephone: 03457304030
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Distance: 1.87 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to BPAS Luton

London Road (Mental Health Services)

Address: 105 London Road, Luton, LU1 3RG,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 2.46 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to London Road (Mental Health Services)

Luton and Dunstable Hospital

Address: The L&D Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
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Distance: 5.8 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Luton and Dunstable Hospital

Spire Harpenden Hospital

Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
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Distance: 6.53 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr I Saleh's Practice

Address: The Surgery, 40 Wenlock Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 0NN
Telephone: 01582 343347
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Dr I Saleh's Practice

Luton Community Musculoskeletal Service

Address: Wigmore Lane Health Centr, Wigmore Lane, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 8BG
Telephone: 07787 666734
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Luton Community Musculoskeletal Service

Wigmore Health Centre

Address: Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU2 8BG
Telephone: 01582 511000
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Wigmore Health Centre

Brook East of England

Address: St Nicholas House, 15-17 George Street, Luton, LU1 2AF
Telephone: 01582 528840
Distance: 1.74 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Brook East of England
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Vogue Dental Care

Address: Vogue Dental Care, 260 - 262 Crawley Green Road, Luton, LU2 0SJ
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Vogue Dental Care

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 249 Hitchin Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 7SL
Distance: 1.06 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 3 - 5 George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2AA
Distance: 1.69 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Dental Surgery

Confident Dental Care

Address: Confident Dental Care, 20 King Street, Luton, LU1 2DP
Distance: 1.87 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Confident Dental Care
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Wigmore Library

Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU28DJ
Telephone: 01582 706340
Distance: 1.44 Kilometres
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Luton Central Library

St Georges Square, Luton, LU12NG
Telephone: 01582 547418
Distance: 1.77 Kilometres
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Stopsley Library

Hitchin Road, Luton, LU27UG
Telephone: 01582 706368
Distance: 2.05 Kilometres
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Bury Park Library

161 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU11BW
Telephone: 01582 486569
Distance: 2.45 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 1.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Buchanan Drive to Luton Airport Parkway

Luton Airport Parkway station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Luton South area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • 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 • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Market Harborough • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • 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

Luton Station is 1.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Buchanan Drive to Luton

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • 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

Leagrave Station is 5.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Buchanan Drive to Leagrave

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • City Thameslink • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • East Croydon • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Loughborough Junction • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Nunhead • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield

Harpenden Station is 8.15 Kilometers away

Directions from Buchanan Drive to Harpenden

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • City Thameslink • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • East Croydon • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Leagrave • Loughborough Junction • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Nunhead • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 1.07 Kilometers away Directions from Buchanan Drive to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 44.71 Kilometers away Directions from Buchanan Drive to London Stansted Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 45.67 Kilometers away Directions from Buchanan Drive to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 51.96 Kilometers away Directions from Buchanan Drive to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 44.73 Kilometers away
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Kew Pier
Savoy Pier is 45.66 Kilometers away
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Savoy Pier
Embankment Pier is 45.76 Kilometers away
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Blackfriars Pier is 45.87 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Buchanan Drive is approximately 1.83 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 3.14 Km Away
Directions from Buchanan Drive to M1 J10A/A1081
Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 3.99 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 5.48 Km Away
Directions from Buchanan Drive to M1 J11/A505
Junction: M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183 - 7.29 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda

Asda Stores Ltd, Wigmore Park Centre, Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU2 9TA
Distance: 1.41 Kilometres
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Iceland Foods Ltd

3-4 Wigmore Park Centre, Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU2 9TA
Distance: 1.41 Kilometres
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Iceland Foods Ltd

Iceland Foods Ltd

3-4 Wigmore Park Centre, Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU2 9TA51-61 Park Street, Luton, LU1 3JX
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Iceland Foods Ltd

Farmfoods Ltd

3-4 Wigmore Park Centre, Wigmore Lane, Luton, LU2 9TA51-61 Park Street, Luton, LU1 3JX54 The Mall, Luton, LU1 2TE
Distance: 1.56 Kilometres
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Farmfoods Ltd

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Luton Museum & Art Gallery
Distance: 2.19 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Luton Museum & Art Gallery

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Someries Castle
Distance: 2.19 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Someries Castle

Castle

Attraction Name: Someries Castle
Distance: 2.38 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Someries Castle

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Stockwood Discovery Centre
Distance: 3.01 (km)
Directions from Buchanan Drive to Stockwood Discovery Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Luton
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
George Street
Luton
Bedfordshire
LU1 2BQ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01582 546 000
Within the electoral area of Crawley Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Luton South
The Member of Parliament is Shuker, Gavin
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01015723
Ons Area Name:Luton 016C
Average Age : 36.17
Population: 1311.00
Male Population: 653.00 (49.81%)
Female Population: 658.00 (50.19%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 32 (2.44%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime40
Shoplifting65
Criminal-damage-arson30
Theft-from-the-person10
Other-theft56
Violent-crime66
Drugs5
Burglary48
Other-crime1
Robbery10
Public-order14
Bicycle-theft3
Possession-of-weapons5
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Buchanan Drive

OS Reference: 510814, 221797
OS Grid Reference: TL108218
Latitude and Longitude: 51.883268590467, -0.38980423476149
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 44.5494 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Buchanan Drive

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
St Annes
Luton
South East
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