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Purway Close in Luton

Purway Close is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Luton and measures approximately 98 metres long.

There is only one street named Purway Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Purway Close is within the area of Luton (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Purway Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24001007 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Purway Close is roughly 121.72 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 123.50 and the lowest point being 120.00. A change of 3.50 metres.

Purway Close is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 32.47 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.17 miles North West from the centre of Luton, 12.52 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 15.18 miles South from the centre of Bedford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Purway Close

Sunrise04:40
Sunset21:22

Latest Weather Conditions for Purway Close

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 15 June 2021 at 16:00 (8.65 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:23.4°C (43.5%)
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Budget Hotels near Purway Close Luton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
1.84
2: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
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2.29
3: Name:Travelodge Toddington M1 Southbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M1, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6HR
Telephone:0871 984 6214 Learn More
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4: Name:easyHotel London Luton
Address:40A Guilford Street
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3.02
5: Name:Premier Inn Luton Town Centre
Address:Regent Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.19
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Bedfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Purway Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
121.72120.00123.503.50

Frequently asked Questions for Purway Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the local authority area of Luton Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the ward of Northwell.

What County is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the constituency of Luton North.

What Part of the UK is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the Luton Council area.

What Police Force area is Purway Close in?

Purway Close is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Purway Close

Road NameJunction Type
The Moakesjunction
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Location Details

Purway Close
Map showing the location of Purway Close
Latitude51.917869
Longitude-0.453350
OS Easting (X):506359
OS Northing (Y):225549
OS Grid Reference:TL064255

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Purway Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00079721
ONS Area NameEstablished Renting Families
Average Age34.09
Area Population1427.00
Male Population683.00 (48%)
Female Population744.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants64 (4%)
LSOA Code:E01015771
LSOA Name:Luton 003B
SOA Code:7a
SOA Name:Urban cultural mix
MSOA Code:E02003260
MSOA Name:Luton 003
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Limbury Mead Express
58-60 Calverton Rd, Limbury Mead, Luton, LU3 2SZ
0345 026 9021
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Directions from Purway Close to Tesco Limbury Mead Express
Tesco Sundon Park Express
32-33 Parade, Sundon Park, Luton, LU3 3BJ
0345 026 9110
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Directions from Purway Close to Tesco Sundon Park Express
Sainsburys Bramingham Park
Quantock Rise, Luton, England, LU3 4AB
01582 573919
Distance: 0.79 Miles
Directions from Purway Close to Sainsburys Bramingham Park
Iceland Luton Leagrave
171/177 Marsh Road, Leagrave, Luton, LU3 2QG
01582493498
Distance: 1.06 Miles
Directions from Purway Close to Iceland Luton Leagrave

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01582 - Luton
Area Code: 01462 - Hitchin
Area Code: 01525 - Leighton Buzzard

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Luton Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01582 546 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Luton North
The Member of Parliament is Sarah Owen
Details for the MP Sarah Owen on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Sarah Owen on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Sarah Owen won with a majority of 9,247 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 68,185
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Northwell Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Purway Close North Car Park
Purway Close, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU3 3RT
Distance: 0.02 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Havelock Street Car Park
Freeman Avenue, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford
MK40 4JL
Distance: 0.69 km (click for directions)
Free public parking.
Telephone: 01234718087
Operated by: Bedford Borough Council
Leagrave Common Car Park
Bramingham Road, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU3 2AN
Distance: 0.74 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01582546732
Operated by: Luton Borough Council
Luton Station Car Park
Station Road, Leagrave, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU4 9BA
Distance: 0.88 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
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Nearest Schools

Lea Manor High School Performing Arts College
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1072
Address: Lea Manor High School Performing Arts College, Northwell Drive, LU3 3TL
Head: Ms Gwyneth Gibson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Purway Close to Lea Manor High School Performing Arts College
Woodlands Secondary School
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 30/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 218
Address: Woodlands Secondary School, Northwell Drive, Marsh Farm, LU3 3SP
Head: Mrs Debbie Foolkes (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Purway Close to Woodlands Secondary School
Waulud Primary School
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 432
Address: Waulud Primary School, Wauluds Bank Drive, LU3 3LZ
Head: Mrs Anne Devereux (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Purway Close to Waulud Primary School
Whitefield Primary Academy
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/03/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 396
Address: Whitefield Primary Academy, Stockholm Way, LU3 3SS
Head: Mrs Corisande Bateman (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Purway Close to Whitefield Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Address: Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.87 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 6.98 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Steppingley Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.36 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.06 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Harpenden Memorial Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Purway Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Purway Close
0.04 Marsh Farm Dental Practice Unit F, Marsh Farm Shopping Centre, The Moakes LU3 3FH
0.07 14 Purley Centre Purley Centre LU3 3SR
0.07 Marsh Farm Purley Centre, The Moakes, Marsh Farm LU3 3SR
0.07 Mobile Service Bedfordshire Pct, The Moakes LU3 3SR
0.67 Bramingham Dental Clinic Whitehorse Vale LU3 4AD

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Purway Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Purway Close
0.07 Dr Talbot Marsh Farm Health Centre, The Moakes, Purley Centre LU3 3SR
0.67 Sundon Park Health Centre 10 Tenth Avenue LU3 3EP tel:01582 507913
0.67 Barton Hills Medical Group The Surgery, Whitehorse Vale, Barton Hills LU3 4AD tel:01582 490087
0.71 Sundon Medical Centre Sundon Park Hc, 142-144 Sundon Park Road, Sundon Park LU3 3AH tel:01582 571130
0.76 Phoenix Primary Care (south) Ltd Bramingham Park Medical Centre, Lucas Gardens, Barton Hills LU3 4BG tel:01582 597737

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Purway Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Purway Close
0.04 Lloydspharmacy Unit 3, Marsh Farm Shopping Centre, The Moakes LU3 3FH tel:01582 595111
0.58 Calverton Pharmacy 62 Calverton Road LU3 2SZ tel:01582 571752
0.67 Britannia Pharmacy Unit 2, Bramingham Park Centre, Whitehorse Vale LU3 4AD
0.70 Rowlands Pharmacy 24a Sundon Park Parade LU3 3BJ tel:01582 490907
0.71 Rowlands Pharmacy 152 Sundon Park Road LU3 3AH tel:01582 571148

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Purway Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Purway Close
0.92 Kanzaria Opticians 180 Marsh Road LU3 2QL
1.20 Kings Lynn Domiciliary Specsavers Limited 158 Blundell Road LU3 1SR
1.21 S Robinson Optometrist 70 Marsh Road LU3 2NJ
2.04 Healthcall Optical Services Ltd (luton) Unit 5, Titan Court, Laporte Way LU4 8EF
2.37 Dunstable Skimpot Road LU5 4JU

Nearest Libraries

Marsh Farm Library
Lea Manor High School, Northwell Drive,, Luton, LU33TL
Telephone: 01582 574 803
Distance: 0.15 Miles
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Directions from Purway Close to Marsh Farm Library
Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 0.55 Miles
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Directions from Purway Close to Sundon Park Library
Leagrave Library
Marsh Road, Luton, LU32NL
Telephone: 01582 556650
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Purway Close to Leagrave Library
Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Purway Close to Lewsey Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 0.90 miles away.

Address: Leagrave station, Compton Avenue, Leagrave, Bedfordshire, LU4 9BA

Leagrave is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Leagrave Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Purway Close to Leagrave Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:40:00
Bedford00:21:00
Brighton02:07:00
Burgess Hill01:52:00
City Thameslink00:48:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:35:00
East Croydon01:14:00
Farringdon00:48:00
Flitwick00:09:00
Gatwick Airport01:43:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:04:00
Harpenden00:13:00
Hassocks01:56:00
Haywards Heath01:46:00
Horley01:43:00
London Blackfriars00:53:00
London Bridge00:57:00
London St Pancras International00:44:00
Luton00:05:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:08:00
Norwood Junction01:08:30
Preston Park02:02:00
Purley01:22:00
Redhill01:33:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:39:00
St Albans City00:19:00
Three Bridges01:44:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:35:00
Wivelsfield01:50:00

Luton Station is 2.97 miles away.

Address: Luton station, Station Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2LT

Luton is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Purway Close to Luton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:20:00
Brighton02:02:00
Burgess Hill01:48:00
City Thameslink00:43:00
Cricklewood00:36:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:30:00
East Croydon01:09:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:24:00
Farringdon00:44:00
Flitwick00:12:00
Gatwick Airport01:38:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:08:00
Harpenden00:08:00
Hassocks01:52:00
Haywards Heath01:42:00
Horley01:39:00
Leagrave00:04:00
London Blackfriars00:49:00
London Bridge00:53:00
London St Pancras International00:40:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:03:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:28:00
Norwood Junction01:04:00
Preston Park01:57:00
Purley01:17:00
Radlett00:20:00
Redhill01:28:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:34:00
St Albans City00:15:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:31:00
Wivelsfield01:46:00

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is 3.55 miles away.

Address: Harlington station, Station Road, Harlington, Bedfordshire, LU5 6LD

Harlington (Bedfordshire) is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Purway Close to Harlington (Bedfordshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:45:00
Bedford00:17:00
Brighton02:12:00
Burgess Hill01:57:00
City Thameslink00:53:00
Cricklewood00:46:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:40:00
East Croydon01:19:00
Farringdon00:53:00
Flitwick00:04:00
Gatwick Airport01:48:00
Harpenden00:18:00
Hassocks02:01:00
Haywards Heath01:52:00
Horley01:48:00
Leagrave00:05:00
London Blackfriars00:58:00
London Bridge01:02:00
London St Pancras International00:49:00
Luton00:10:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:13:00
Norwood Junction01:13:00
Preston Park02:07:00
Purley01:27:00
Redhill01:38:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:43:30
St Albans City00:24:30
Three Bridges01:52:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:40:00
Wivelsfield01:55:00

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 3.95 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Purway Close to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:24:00
Brighton01:59:00
Burgess Hill01:45:00
City Thameslink00:41:00
Cricklewood00:33:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:27:00
East Croydon01:06:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:21:00
Farringdon00:42:00
Flitwick00:17:00
Gatwick Airport01:36:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Harpenden00:05:00
Hassocks01:49:00
Haywards Heath01:39:00
Horley01:36:00
Leagrave00:08:00
London Blackfriars00:47:00
London Bridge00:50:00
London St Pancras International00:37:00
Luton00:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:25:00
Norwood Junction01:01:00
Preston Park01:54:00
Purley01:14:00
Radlett00:17:00
Redhill01:25:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:31:00
St Albans City00:12:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:28:00
Wivelsfield01:43:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 4.19 miles away Directions from Purway Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 30.49 miles away Directions from Purway Close to London Stansted Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 30.64 miles away Directions from Purway Close to London Heathrow Airport
Cambridge Airport is 33.4 miles away Directions from Purway Close to Cambridge Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 30.66 miles away

Directions from Purway Close to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 31.66 miles away

Directions from Purway Close to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 31.72 miles away

Directions from Purway Close to Embankment Pier

Blackfriars Pier is 31.82 miles away

Directions from Purway Close to Blackfriars Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 1.82 Miles Away

Directions from Purway Close to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 3.83 Miles Away

Directions from Purway Close to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 4.34 Miles Away

Directions from Purway Close to M1 J10A/A1081

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 4.6 Miles Away

Directions from Purway Close to M1 J10/M1

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 6.32 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Wrest Park
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.47 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Wrest Park
Attraction Name: Bancroft Mill
Visitor Centres
Distance: 7.87 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Bancroft Mill
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Woburn Safari Park
Country Parks
Distance: 8.51 (miles)
Directions from Purway Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Woburn Safari Park
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