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Skimpot Road in Luton

Skimpot Road is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Luton and measures approximately 477 metres long.

Skimpot Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Skimpot Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Skimpot Road is within the area of Central Bedfordshire, Central Bedfordshire, Central Bedfordshire, Luton (B) and Luton (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Dunstable.

Skimpot Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 35102095, 35101770, 80100032, 24000002 and 24001135 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Skimpot Road is roughly 146.86 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 151.30 and the lowest point being 140.40. A change of 10.90 metres.

Skimpot Road has the postcodes of LU4 0JB and LU5 4JU.

Skimpot Road is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 31.39 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.14 miles West from the centre of Luton, 11.4 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 14.87 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Skimpot Road

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:20

We have found postcodes for Skimpot Road.

LU4 0JB
LU5 4JU

Latest Weather Conditions for Skimpot Road

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 12 June 2021 at 12:00 (7.78 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:19.5°C (57.2%)
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Budget Hotels near Skimpot Road Luton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.34
2: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
0.75
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.32
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.23
5: Name:Premier Inn Luton Town Centre
Address:Regent Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.95
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Skimpot Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
146.86140.40151.3010.90

Frequently asked Questions for Skimpot Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the area of Dunstable Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the ward of Dunstable-Icknield.

What County is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Skimpot Road in?

Skimpot Road is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Skimpot Road

Road NameJunction Type
Cradock Roadjunction
Kiln Wayjunction
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Location Details

Skimpot Road
Map showing the location of Skimpot Road
Latitude51.889223
Longitude-0.484268
OS Easting (X):504299
OS Northing (Y):222319
OS Grid Reference:TL043223

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Skimpot Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088761
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age39.67
Area Population1843.00
Male Population909.00 (49%)
Female Population934.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01017583
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 027B
SOA Code:3b
SOA Name:Asian traits
MSOA Code:E02003645
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 027
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Dunstable Extra
Skimpot Rd, Dunstable, LU5 4JU
0345 677 9226
Distance: 0.04 Miles
Directions from Skimpot Road to Tesco Dunstable Extra
Sainsburys Dunstable
2-8 Luton Road, Dunstable, England, LU5 4RF
01582 477082
Distance: 1.2 Miles
Directions from Skimpot Road to Sainsburys Dunstable
Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 1.53 Miles
Directions from Skimpot Road to Asda Dunstable
Iceland Luton Leagrave
171/177 Marsh Road, Leagrave, Luton, LU3 2QG
01582493498
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Directions from Skimpot Road to Iceland Luton Leagrave

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01582LEAGRAVE - SMLEAP50FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 14.8 3.3 >=30 Y 13

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 300 8000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Selous
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In the 2019 General Election Andrew Selous won with a majority of 18,583 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,926
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Dunstable-Icknield Ward
Parish: Dunstable Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Travelodge Car Park
Dunstable Road, Luton, Bedfordshire
Luton
LU4 8RQ
Distance: 0.75 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
Priory Gardens Car Park
Church Close, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 2RU
Distance: 1.49 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Dunstable Leisure Centre Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 1.54 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Leagrave Car Park
Station Road, Leagrave, Bedfordshire
Leagrave
LU4 9BA
Distance: 1.55 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

St Christophers Academy
Distance: 0.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/02/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 291
Address: St Christophers Academy, Gorham Way, LU5 4NJ
Head: Principal Pam Jones (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Skimpot Road to St Christophers Academy
The Chalk Hills Academy
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1337
Address: The Chalk Hills Academy, Leagrave High St, LU4 0NE
Head: Mrs Louise Lee (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Skimpot Road to The Chalk Hills Academy
The Ferrars Academy
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 299
Address: The Ferrars Academy, Macaulay Road, LU4 0LL
Head: Miss Sarah Green (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Skimpot Road to The Ferrars Academy
Ferrars Junior School
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 354
Address: Ferrars Junior School, Lewsey Road, LU4 0ES
Head: Mr Kevin Rae (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Skimpot Road to Ferrars Junior School

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: 0.54 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road 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: 6.77 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.41 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.58 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Steppingley Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Skimpot Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Skimpot Road
0.78 Poynters Road Dental Practice 263 Poynters Road LU5 4SJ
0.84 Dental Surgery 91 Tomlinson Avenue LU4 0QL
0.84 The Orthodontic Centre 91 Tomlinson Avenue LU4 0QL
0.94 Leagrave Dental 696 Dunstable Road LU4 8SE
1.19 Great Northern Rd. Dental Clinic Dental Surgeons, 84 Great Northern Road LU5 4BT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Skimpot Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Skimpot Road
0.76 Dr Dv Shah's Practice Pastures Way, Lewsey Farm LU4 0PF tel:01582 667017
1.02 The Oakley Surgery Addington Way LU4 9FJ tel:01582 496050
1.15 Wheatfield Surgery 60 Wheatfield Road, Lewsey Farm LU4 0SY tel:01582 601116
1.20 Drs Mirza Sukhani & Partners The Surgery, 30 The Green, Hockwell Ring LU4 9NN tel:01582 505355
1.31 Dr Khanchandani 10 Wetherne Link, Hockwell Ring LU4 9PE

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Skimpot Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Skimpot Road
0.04 Tesco In Store Pharmacy Tesco Stores Ltd, Skimpot Road LU5 4JU tel:01525 771247
0.52 Halfway Chemist 731 Dunstable Road LU4 0DU tel:01582 571858
0.64 Avicenna Pharmacy 57 Katherine Drive LU5 4NP tel:01582 663501
1.00 Bm & Sb Patel 3 St. Dominics Square, Lewsey Farm LU4 0UN tel:01582 662061
1.02 Oakley Pharmacy 1a Addington Way, Off Oakley Road LU4 9FJ tel:01582 562511

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Skimpot Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Skimpot Road
0.04 Dunstable Skimpot Road LU5 4JU
0.04 Tesco Opticians (dunstable) Skimpot Road, Luton LU5 4JU
1.13 Dunstable White Lion Specsavers Limited Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, 2-8 Luton Road LU5 4RF
1.13 Specsavers Dunstable White Lion Ltd 2-8 Luton Road LU5 4RF
1.53 Healthcall Optical Services Ltd (luton) Unit 5, Titan Court, Laporte Way LU4 8EF

Nearest Libraries

Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.04 Miles
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Directions from Skimpot Road to Lewsey Library
Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 1.59 Miles
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Directions from Skimpot Road to Dunstable Library
Leagrave Library
Marsh Road, Luton, LU32NL
Telephone: 01582 556650
Distance: 1.71 Miles
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Directions from Skimpot Road to Leagrave Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 1.86 Miles
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Directions from Skimpot Road to Houghton Regis Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 1.56 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 Skimpot Road 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 3.03 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 Skimpot Road 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 3.92 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 Skimpot Road 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 5.06 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 Skimpot Road 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 4.61 miles away Directions from Skimpot Road to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 28.69 miles away Directions from Skimpot Road to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 31.76 miles away Directions from Skimpot Road to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 35.07 miles away Directions from Skimpot Road to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 29.09 miles away

Directions from Skimpot Road to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 30.57 miles away

Directions from Skimpot Road to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 30.62 miles away

Directions from Skimpot Road to Embankment Pier

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 30.69 miles away

Directions from Skimpot Road to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 0.68 Miles Away

Directions from Skimpot Road to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 3.56 Miles Away

Directions from Skimpot Road to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 3.59 Miles Away

Directions from Skimpot Road to M1 J10A/A1081

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.91 Miles Away

Directions from Skimpot Road to M1 J12/A5120

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.94 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 7.02 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.37 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.38 (miles)
Directions from Skimpot Road to Redbourn Village Museum
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