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Leicester Close in Luton LU4 8SQ

Leicester Close is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Luton with the postcode of LU4 8SQ and measures approximately 67 metres long.

There are 14 other streets named Leicester Close in Great Britain.

Leicester 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 .

Leicester Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24003538 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Leicester Close is roughly 133.10 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 134.30 and the lowest point being 132.30. A change of 2.00 metres.

Leicester Close is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 30.93 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.15 miles West from the centre of Luton, 10.93 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 15.89 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Leicester Close, LU4 8SQ

Sunrise04:42
Sunset21:24

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LU4 8SQ

Latest Weather Conditions for Leicester Close, LU4 8SQ

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 23 June 2021 at 14:00 (7.18 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:18.3°C (46.2%)
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Budget Hotels near Leicester Close Luton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
0.37
2: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.27
3: Name:Premier Inn Luton Town Centre
Address:Regent Street
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2.00
4: Name:easyHotel London Luton
Address:40A Guilford Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.01
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
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2.14
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Leicester Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
133.10132.30134.302.00

Frequently asked Questions for Leicester Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Leicester Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is located within the ward of Challney.

What County is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is located within the constituency of Luton North.

What Part of the UK is Leicester Close in?

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

What County Council area is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is located within the Luton Council area.

What Police Force area is Leicester Close in?

Leicester Close is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Leicester Close

Road NameJunction Type
Leicester Roadjunction
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Location Details

Leicester Close
Map showing the location of Leicester Close
Latitude51.890431
Longitude-0.459662
OS Easting (X):505989
OS Northing (Y):222489
OS Grid Reference:TL060225

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Leicester Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00079459
ONS Area NamePakistani Communities
Average Age29.65
Area Population1822.00
Male Population915.00 (50%)
Female Population907.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants32 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01015715
LSOA Name:Luton 011C
SOA Code:7b
SOA Name:Young ethnic communities
MSOA Code:E02003268
MSOA Name:Luton 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Luton Dunstable Rd Express
336-340 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8JS
0345 675 7080
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Directions from Leicester Close to Tesco Luton Dunstable Rd Express
Iceland Luton Leagrave
171/177 Marsh Road, Leagrave, Luton, LU3 2QG
01582493498
Distance: 0.9 Miles
Directions from Leicester Close to Iceland Luton Leagrave
Tesco Dunstable Extra
Skimpot Rd, Dunstable, LU5 4JU
0345 677 9226
Distance: 1.08 Miles
Directions from Leicester Close to Tesco Dunstable Extra
Tesco Luton Bishopscote Express
184 Bishopscote Rd, Luton, LU3 1PE
0345 674 6461
Distance: 1.31 Miles
Directions from Leicester Close to Tesco Luton Bishopscote Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01582LEAGRAVE - SMLEAP34FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 13.9 10.1 >=30 Y 6

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
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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: Challney Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Travelodge Car Park
Dunstable Road, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU4 8RQ
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Reduce charges for residents. Toilets. Cash card payment. CCTV. Pay by phone - APCOA Connect Location Code: 2328. Max stay 7 days.
Telephone: 01895262122
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Mostyn Road Car Park
Mostyn Road, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU3 2RF
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
Maximum Stay 4 hours. Ringo parking, location 7208. Charges apply Monday to Sunday including Bank Holidays 8:00am - 6:00pm.
Telephone: 01582547272
Operated by: Luton Borough Council
Leagrave Car Park
Station Road, Leagrave, Bedfordshire
Leagrave
LU4 9BA
Distance: 1.01 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Luton Station Car Park
Station Road, Leagrave, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU4 9BA
Distance: 1.04 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

Downside Primary School
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1002
Address: Downside Primary School, Chaul End Lane, LU4 8EZ
Head: Miss K Hooker (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leicester Close to Downside Primary School
Foxdell Junior School
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 353
Address: Foxdell Junior School, Dallow Road, LU1 1UP
Head: Ms Justine Abbott (Interim Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
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Challney High School for Boys
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/02/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1016
Address: Challney High School for Boys, Stoneygate Road, LU4 9TJ
Head: Mr Daniel Connor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leicester Close to Challney High School for Boys
Challney High School for Girls
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 04/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1046
Address: Challney High School for Girls, Addington Way, LU4 9FJ
Head: Mrs Joanne Mylles (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leicester Close to Challney High School for Girls

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: 0.68 (miles)
Directions from Leicester Close to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.04 (miles)
Directions from Leicester 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: 6.71 (miles)
Directions from Leicester Close to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.71 (miles)
Directions from Leicester Close to Steppingley Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Leicester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Leicester Close
0.21 Leagrave Dental 696 Dunstable Road LU4 8SE
0.81 Marsh Road Dental Practice 31 Marsh Road LU3 2QF
0.85 Marsh Road (dental Surgery) 52 Marsh Road LU3 2NJ
0.87 Dental Surgery 16 High Street LU4 9LF
1.02 Beech Hill Dental Practice 249 Dunstable Road LU4 8BP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Leicester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Leicester Close
0.36 Lister House Surgery 473-475 Dunstable Road LU4 8DG tel:01582 578989
0.64 The Oakley Surgery Addington Way LU4 9FJ tel:01582 496050
0.77 Phoenix Primary Care (south) Ltd Kingsway Primary Care Centre, 385 Dunstable Road LU4 8BY tel:01582 847808
0.80 Dr Whm Matta's Practice 37a Linden Road LU4 9QZ tel:01582 572817
0.85 Dr Sa Subramony's Practice Medina Road Medical Centre, 3 Medina Road LU4 8BD tel:01582 722475

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Leicester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Leicester Close
0.42 Makan's Pharmacy 453 Dunstable Road LU4 8DE tel:01582 572523
0.62 Halfway Chemist 731 Dunstable Road LU4 0DU tel:01582 571858
0.64 Oakley Pharmacy 1a Addington Way, Off Oakley Road LU4 9FJ tel:01582 562511
0.75 Jardines Pharmacy 306-308 Oakley Road LU4 9QD tel:01582 572098
0.77 Avicenna Pharmacy 361 Dunstable Road LU4 8BY tel:01582 585147

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Leicester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Leicester Close
0.50 Healthcall Optical Services Ltd (luton) Unit 5, Titan Court, Laporte Way LU4 8EF
0.85 S Robinson Optometrist 70 Marsh Road LU3 2NJ
1.01 Kanzaria Opticians 180 Marsh Road LU3 2QL
1.08 Dunstable Skimpot Road LU5 4JU
1.08 Tesco Opticians (dunstable) Skimpot Road, Luton LU5 4JU

Nearest Libraries

Leagrave Library
Marsh Road, Luton, LU32NL
Telephone: 01582 556650
Distance: 0.93 Miles
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Bury Park Library
161 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU11BW
Telephone: 01582 486569
Distance: 1.46 Miles
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Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.8 Miles
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Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 1.8 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 1.02 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 Leicester 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 2.03 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 Leicester 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

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 2.97 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 Leicester 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

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is 5.18 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 Leicester 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

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 3.59 miles away Directions from Leicester Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 28.75 miles away Directions from Leicester Close to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 30.71 miles away Directions from Leicester Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 34.46 miles away Directions from Leicester Close to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Embankment Pier is 30.17 miles away

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Blackfriars Pier is 30.29 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 0.48 Miles Away

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Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 2.86 Miles Away

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Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 2.96 Miles Away

Directions from Leicester Close to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183 - 5.19 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 4.72 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.01 (miles)
Directions from Leicester Close to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 7.63 (miles)
Directions from Leicester Close to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.32 (miles)
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