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Eleanor's Cross in Dunstable

Eleanor's Cross is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Dunstable and measures approximately 79 metres long.

There is only one street named Eleanor's Cross making it unique in Great Britain.

Eleanor's Cross is within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Dunstable.

Eleanor's Cross has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35100715 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Eleanor's Cross is roughly 145.93 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 147.70 and the lowest point being 143.30. A change of 4.40 metres.

Eleanor's Cross is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 32.12 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.75 miles West from the centre of Luton, 12.25 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 13.24 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Eleanor's Cross

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:20

Latest Weather Conditions for Eleanor's Cross

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 12 June 2021 at 16:00 (8.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.2°C (48.0%)
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Budget Hotels near Eleanor's Cross Dunstable

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.29
2: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.53
3: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
2.42
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.74
5: Name:Travelodge Toddington M1 Southbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M1, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6HR
Telephone:0871 984 6214 Learn More
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Police Force: Bedfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Eleanor's Cross above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
145.93143.30147.704.40

Frequently asked Questions for Eleanor's Cross

What Council (Local Authority) is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the area of Dunstable Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the ward of Dunstable-Central.

What County is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Eleanor's Cross in?

Eleanor's Cross is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Eleanor's Cross

Road NameJunction Type
Matthew Streetjunction
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Location Details

Eleanor's Cross
Map showing the location of Eleanor's Cross
Latitude51.886450
Longitude-0.523260
OS Easting (X):501622
OS Northing (Y):221956
OS Grid Reference:TL016220

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Eleanor's Cross

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088689
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age38.13
Area Population1850.00
Male Population904.00 (49%)
Female Population946.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants32 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01017568
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 029C
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02003647
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 029
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Dunstable
66 High Street North, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1LE
01582606722
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Iceland Dunstable
Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Asda Dunstable
Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
High St North, Dunstable, LU6 1LW
0345 026 9890
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
Sainsburys Dunstable
2-8 Luton Road, Dunstable, England, LU5 4RF
01582 477082
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Sainsburys Dunstable

 Telephone Information

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

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-Central Ward
Parish: Dunstable Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Matthew Street Car Park
Matthew Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1SD
Distance: 0.03 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
St Marys Gate Car Park
St Mary's Gate, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 3SW
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Ashton Square Car Park
St Mary's Gate, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 3SN
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Quadrant Car Park
Vernon Place, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4RH
Distance: 0.14 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Dunstable Icknield Lower School
Distance: 0.19 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 15/06/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 338
Address: Dunstable Icknield Lower School, Burr Street, LU6 3AG
Head: Mrs Glynn Stirling (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Dunstable Icknield Lower School
Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 23/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School, Leighton Court, LU6 1EW
Head: Mr David Bower (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School
Central Bedfordshire College
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Address: Central Bedfordshire College, Kingsway, LU5 4HG
Head: Mr Ali Hadawi (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Central Bedfordshire College
Priory Academy
Distance: 0.37 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 699
Address: Priory Academy, Britain Street, LU5 4JA
Head: Mrs Mahnaz Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Priory 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: 2.15 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross 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: 8.03 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.63 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross 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 Eleanor's Cross to Steppingley Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Eleanor's Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Eleanor's Cross
0.17 Dunstable Dental Practice 85 High Street North LU6 1JJ
0.17 Darrell House 85 West Street LU6 1SE
0.18 Dunstable Health Centre Priory Gardens LU6 3SU
0.27 Dental Surgery 1a Friars Walk LU6 3JA
0.33 Dunstable Dental Centre 118 High Street South LU6 3HJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Eleanor's Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Eleanor's Cross
0.15 Eastgate Surgery Eastgate House, 28-34 Church Street LU5 4RU tel:01582 670050
0.17 West Street Surgery 89 West Street LU6 1SF tel:01582 664401
0.18 Priory Gardens Surgery The Health Centre, Priory Gardens LU6 3SU tel:01582 699622
0.22 Kingsbury Court Surgery Church Street LU5 4RS tel:01582 663218
0.27 Kirby Road Surgery 58 Kirby Road LU6 3JH tel:01582 609121

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Eleanor's Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Eleanor's Cross
0.07 West Street Pharmacy 8-10 West Street LU6 1SX tel:01582 699854
0.08 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 70 West Street LU6 1TA tel:01582 668680
0.12 Jhoots Pharmacy 7-11 Broadwalk, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH tel:01582 661149
0.12 Boots Pharmacy 36-40 Broadwalk LU5 4RH tel:01582 663351
0.17 Herington (chemists) Ltd 7 High Street South LU6 3RZ tel:01582 663651

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Eleanor's Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Eleanor's Cross
0.03 Brown And Wenman Ltd 18 Albion Street LU6 1SA
0.07 Allders Opticians (dunstable) 42 High Street North LU6 1LA
0.11 Dunstable Eye Centre 5a Queensway Parade LU5 4DW
0.12 Excel Vision Ltd 5 Ashton Square LU6 3SN
0.12 Boots Opticians (dunstable) 42 Broadwalk, Quadrant Centre LU5 4RH

Nearest Libraries

Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 0.13 Miles
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Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Dunstable Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 1.31 Miles
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Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.53 Miles
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Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Lewsey Library
Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 3.19 Miles
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Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Sundon Park Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 3.05 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 Eleanor's Cross 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 4.67 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 Eleanor's Cross 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 5.36 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 Eleanor's Cross 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 5.50 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 Eleanor's Cross 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 6.25 miles away Directions from Eleanor's Cross to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 28.63 miles away Directions from Eleanor's Cross to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.42 miles away Directions from Eleanor's Cross to London Stansted Airport
London Oxford Airport is 33.88 miles away Directions from Eleanor's Cross to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 30.96 miles away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 31.09 miles away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Richmond Landing Stage

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 2.33 Miles Away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 4.81 Miles Away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.92 Miles Away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 4.97 Miles Away

Directions from Eleanor's Cross to M1 J10A/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.02 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.91 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 6.23 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.33 (miles)
Directions from Eleanor's Cross to Pitstone Green Museum
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