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Houghton Parade in Dunstable

Houghton Parade is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Dunstable and measures approximately 45 metres long.

There is only one street named Houghton Parade making it unique in Great Britain.

Houghton Parade is within the area of Central Bedfordshire and 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.

Houghton Parade has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35100718 and 35102160 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Houghton Parade is roughly 135.65 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 136.40 and the lowest point being 135.40. A change of 1.00 metres.

Houghton Parade is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 32.8 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.21 miles West from the centre of Luton, 12.92 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 13.11 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Houghton Parade

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:20

Latest Weather Conditions for Houghton Parade

Observed at Weather Station:Woburn 12 June 2021 at 16:00 (8.94 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.7°C (47.6%)
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Budget Hotels near Houghton Parade Dunstable

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.83
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.96
3: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
2.76
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.41
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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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Houghton Parade above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
135.65135.40136.401.00

Frequently asked Questions for Houghton Parade

What Council (Local Authority) is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the area of Dunstable Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the ward of Dunstable-Northfields.

What County is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Houghton Parade in?

Houghton Parade is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Houghton Parade

6b Houghton Parade, Dunstable, Dunstable, LU6 1DA, 7b Houghton Parade, Dunstable, Dunstable, LU6 1DA,

Roads that have a Junction with Houghton Parade

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Houghton RoadB5120junction
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Location Details

Houghton Parade
Map showing the location of Houghton Parade
Latitude51.894557
Longitude-0.532057
OS Easting (X):500999
OS Northing (Y):222845
OS Grid Reference:TL010228

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Houghton Parade

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088828
ONS Area NameSocial Renting New Arrivals
Average Age35.53
Area Population2125.00
Male Population1058.00 (50%)
Female Population1067.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants32 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01017599
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 028F
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02003646
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 028
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
High St North, Dunstable, LU6 1LW
0345 026 9890
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Directions from Houghton Parade to Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
Iceland Dunstable
66 High Street North, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1LE
01582606722
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Directions from Houghton Parade to Iceland Dunstable
Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Directions from Houghton Parade to Asda Dunstable
Morrisons Houghton Regis
High Street, Houghton Regis, Dunstable LU5 5BJ
01582 863304
Distance: 0.75 Miles
Directions from Houghton Parade to Morrisons Houghton Regis

 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
Details for the MP Andrew Selous on parliament.uk
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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

Nearest Car Parks

Westfield Road Car Park
Westfield Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1DN
Distance: 0.17 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: 0.53 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: 0.58 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Asda Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
Pay and Display. Refunds for Asda customers.
Telephone: 01582697000
Operated by: Asda
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Nearest Schools

All Saints Academy Dunstable
Distance: 0.15 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 Houghton Parade to All Saints Academy Dunstable
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 Houghton Parade to Westfield Nursery School
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 Houghton Parade to Beecroft Academy
Central Bedfordshire College
Distance: 0.62 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: Central Bedfordshire College, Kingsway, LU5 4HG
Head: Mr Ali Hadawi (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Houghton Parade to Central Bedfordshire College

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: 2.46 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.18 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Steppingley Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.65 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.25 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Harpenden Memorial Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Houghton Parade

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Houghton Parade
0.51 Dunstable Dental Practice 85 High Street North LU6 1JJ
0.73 Darrell House 85 West Street LU6 1SE
0.75 Houghton Regis Dental Practice Bierrum House, 105-111 High Street, Houghton Regis LU5 5BJ
0.82 Dunstable Health Centre Priory Gardens LU6 3SU
0.90 Perfect Profiles 27 Bedford Square, Houghton Regis LU5 5ES

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Houghton Parade

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

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Houghton Parade

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

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Houghton Parade

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Houghton Parade
0.62 Dunstable Eye Centre 5a Queensway Parade LU5 4DW
0.64 Brown And Wenman Ltd 18 Albion Street LU6 1SA
0.69 Allders Opticians (dunstable) 42 High Street North LU6 1LA
0.71 Boots Opticians (dunstable) 42 Broadwalk, Quadrant Centre LU5 4RH
0.71 Specsavers (dunstable) 17-19 Broadwalk South, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH

Nearest Libraries

Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 0.64 Miles
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Directions from Houghton Parade to Dunstable Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 0.91 Miles
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Directions from Houghton Parade to Houghton Regis Library
Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.56 Miles
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Directions from Houghton Parade to Lewsey Library
Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 3.19 Miles
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Directions from Houghton Parade to Sundon Park Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 3.22 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 Houghton Parade 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 4.92 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 Houghton Parade 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 5.10 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 Houghton Parade 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 5.99 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 Houghton Parade 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 6.68 miles away Directions from Houghton Parade to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 29.23 miles away Directions from Houghton Parade to London Heathrow Airport
London Oxford Airport is 33.57 miles away Directions from Houghton Parade to London Oxford Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.8 miles away Directions from Houghton Parade to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 31.61 miles away

Directions from Houghton Parade to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 31.74 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 2.66 Miles Away

Directions from Houghton Parade to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.4 Miles Away

Directions from Houghton Parade to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 5.42 Miles Away

Directions from Houghton Parade to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 5.54 Miles Away

Directions from Houghton Parade to M1 J10A/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.5 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.02 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.4 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Pitstone Green Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from Houghton Parade to Ashridge Estate
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