French's Avenue in Dunstable

French's Avenue is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Dunstable and measures approximately 869 metres long.

There is only one street named French's Avenue making it unique in Great Britain.

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

The average elevation of French's Avenue is roughly 140.39 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 144.60 and the lowest point being 136.60. A change of 8.00 metres.

French's Avenue is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 33.09 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.63 miles West from the centre of Luton, 12.77 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury and 13.24 miles North West from the centre of St Albans.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for French's Avenue

Sunrise04:57
Sunset21:17

Latest Weather Conditions for French's Avenue

Observed at Weather Station:Woburn 12 July 2020 at 13:00 (8.75 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.2°C (40.7%)
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Budget Hotels near French's Avenue Dunstable

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.25
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.29
3: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
3.17
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.74
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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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of French's Avenue above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
140.39136.60144.608.00

Frequently asked Questions for French's Avenue

What Council (Local Authority) is French's Avenue in?

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

What Parish Council is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the area of Dunstable Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the ward of Dunstable-Northfields.

What County is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Region of the UK is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is French's Avenue in?

French's Avenue is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for French's Avenue

Frenchs Avenue, Dunstable, Dunstable, LU6 1BH, Frenchs Avenue, Dunstable, LU6 1BH,
Frenchs Avenue, Dunstable, Dunstable, LU6 1EH, Frenchs Avenue, Dunstable, LU6 1EH,

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Map showing the location of French's Avenue

Location Details

French's Avenue
Latitude51.895548
Longitude-0.541654
OS Easting (X):500336
OS Northing (Y):222942
OS Grid Reference:TL003229

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for French's Avenue

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088827
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age40.30
Area Population1058.00
Male Population552.00 (52%)
Female Population506.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants8 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01017598
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 028E
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02003646
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 028

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
High St North, Dunstable, LU6 1LW
0345 026 9890
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Directions from French's Avenue to Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
Iceland Dunstable
66 High Street North, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1LE
01582606722
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Directions from French's Avenue to Iceland Dunstable
Morrisons Houghton Regis
High Street, Houghton Regis, Dunstable LU5 5BJ
01582 863304
Distance: 0.99 Miles
Directions from French's Avenue to Morrisons Houghton Regis
Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from French's Avenue to Asda Dunstable

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01582DUNSTABLE - SMDBP34FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 18.9 17.6 >=30 Y 31

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

Nearest Car Parks

Westfield Road Car Park
Westfield Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1DN
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Up to 3 hours no return within 1 hour except for permit holders.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Regent Street Car Park
Regent Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1LP
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Asda Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.96 km (click for directions)
Pay and Display. Refunds for Asda customers.
Telephone: 01582697000
Operated by: Asda
Dunstable Leisure Centre Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council

Nearest Schools

Westfield Nursery School
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 05/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: Westfield Nursery School, Westfield Road, LU6 1DL
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Collins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from French's Avenue to Westfield Nursery School
All Saints Academy Dunstable
Distance: 0.51 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 24/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 689
Address: All Saints Academy Dunstable, Houghton Road, LU5 5AB
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Furber ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from French's Avenue to All Saints Academy Dunstable
Weatherfield Academy
Distance: 0.52 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/12/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 134
Address: Weatherfield Academy, Brewers Hill Road, LU6 1AF
Head: Headteacher Joe Selmes (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from French's Avenue to Weatherfield Academy
Beecroft Academy
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 408
Address: Beecroft Academy, Westfield Road, LU6 1DW
Head: Mr Nick Hackett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from French's Avenue to Beecroft 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: 2.87 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.17 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Steppingley Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.03 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.63 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Harpenden Memorial Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near French's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in French's Avenue
0.86 Dunstable Dental Practice 85 High Street North LU6 1JJ
0.99 Houghton Regis Dental Practice Bierrum House, 105-111 High Street, Houghton Regis LU5 5BJ
1.01 Darrell House 85 West Street LU6 1SE
1.15 Perfect Profiles 27 Bedford Square, Houghton Regis LU5 5ES
1.15 Houghton Regis Health Centre Bedford Square, Houghton Regis LU5 5ES

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near French's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.01 West Street Surgery 89 West Street LU6 1SF tel:01582 664401
1.07 Kirby Road Surgery 58 Kirby Road LU6 3JH tel:01582 609121
1.13 Eastgate Surgery Eastgate House, 28-34 Church Street LU5 4RU tel:01582 670050
1.17 Kingsbury Court Surgery Church Street LU5 4RS tel:01582 663218
1.17 Priory Gardens Surgery The Health Centre, Priory Gardens LU6 3SU tel:01582 699622

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near French's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.70 Jhoots Pharmacy 116 High Street North LU6 1LN tel:01582 600268
0.95 Asda Pharmacy Court Drive LU5 4JD tel:01582 697021
1.03 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 70 West Street LU6 1TA tel:01582 668680
1.07 Jhoots Pharmacy 7-11 Broadwalk, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH tel:01582 661149
1.07 Boots Pharmacy 36-40 Broadwalk LU5 4RH tel:01582 663351

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near French's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near French's Avenue
0.97 Brown And Wenman Ltd 18 Albion Street LU6 1SA
0.98 Dunstable Eye Centre 5a Queensway Parade LU5 4DW
1.04 Allders Opticians (dunstable) 42 High Street North LU6 1LA
1.07 Boots Opticians (dunstable) 42 Broadwalk, Quadrant Centre LU5 4RH
1.07 Specsavers (dunstable) 17-19 Broadwalk South, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH

Nearest Libraries

Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 1 Miles
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Directions from French's Avenue to Dunstable Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 1.16 Miles
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Directions from French's Avenue to Houghton Regis Library
Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.93 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from French's Avenue to Lewsey Library
Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 3.53 Miles
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Directions from French's Avenue to Sundon Park Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 3.61 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 French's Avenue 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

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is 5.00 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 French's Avenue 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 Station is 5.52 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 French's Avenue 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

Cheddington Station is 5.76 miles away.

Address: Cheddington station, Station Road, Cheddington, Buckinghamshire, LU7 0SQ

Cheddington is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Cheddington Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from French's Avenue to Cheddington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Apsley00:18:30
Berkhamsted00:11:00
Berkswell01:17:00
Birmingham International01:25:00
Birmingham New Street01:44:00
Bletchley00:12:00
Bloxwich02:14:00
Bloxwich North02:16:00
Bushey00:29:00
Canley01:10:00
Cannock02:23:00
Coventry01:08:00
Hampton-in-Arden01:22:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:32:00
Hednesford02:27:00
Hemel Hempstead00:15:00
Kings Langley00:21:30
Landywood02:19:00
Leighton Buzzard00:05:00
London Euston00:45:00
Long Buckby00:46:00
Marston Green01:29:00
Milton Keynes Central00:18:00
Northampton00:35:00
Rugby00:57:00
Rugeley Town02:34:00
Rugeley Trent Valley02:37:00
Tame Bridge Parkway02:01:00
Tile Hill01:14:00
Tring00:06:00
Walsall02:08:00
Watford Junction00:24:00
Wolverton00:22:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 7.1 miles away Directions from French's Avenue to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 29.34 miles away Directions from French's Avenue to London Heathrow Airport
London Oxford Airport is 33.17 miles away Directions from French's Avenue to London Oxford Airport
London Stansted Airport is 34.2 miles away Directions from French's Avenue to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 31.8 miles away

Directions from French's Avenue to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 31.93 miles away

Directions from French's Avenue to Richmond Landing Stage

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

French's Avenue is approximately 0.22 miles from the A5

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 3.07 Miles Away

Directions from French's Avenue to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.42 Miles Away

Directions from French's Avenue to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 5.8 Miles Away

Directions from French's Avenue to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 5.94 Miles Away

Directions from French's Avenue to M1 J10A/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.55 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.79 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.16 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Pitstone Green Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from French's Avenue to Ashridge Estate