Bedford Road in Bedford

Bedford Road is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Bedford and measures approximately 1,461 metres long.

Bedford Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 101 other streets named Bedford Road in Great Britain.

Bedford Road is within the area of Bedford Council (Unitary) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Bedford Road is roughly 60.17 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 68.80 and the lowest point being 43.10. A change of 25.70 metres.

Bedford Road has the postcodes of MK44 2AL and MK44 2RA.

Bedford Road is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 48.61 miles North from the centre of London, 2.45 miles North from the centre of Bedford, 15.85 miles North East from the centre of Milton Keynes and 19.55 miles East from the centre of Northampton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Bedford Road

Sunrise04:45
Sunset21:24

We have found postcodes for Bedford Road.

MK44 2AL
MK44 2RA

Latest Weather Conditions for Bedford Road

Observed at Weather Station:Bedford 2 July 2020 at 10:00 (3.79 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain shower (day)
Temperature and Humidity:16.0°C (80.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (8 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Bedford Road Bedford

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Bedford
Address:Bedford Heights, Brickhill Dr, Bedford, MK41 7PH
Telephone:0871 984 6276 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Bedford Goldington Road
Address:403 Goldington Rd, Bedford, MK41 0DS
Telephone:0871 559 1804 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Bedford Town Centre Riverside
Address:Riverside Square
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2.69
4: Name:Premier Inn Bedford - Priory Marina
Address:Priory Country Park, Barkers Lane
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2.72
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express Bedford
Address:Elstow Interchange A6/A421 Bedford Bypass Junction
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4.66
Policing for Bedford Road

Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Bedford Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
60.1743.1068.8025.70

Frequently asked Questions for Bedford Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is located within the local authority area of Bedford Council (Unitary) Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is located within the ward of Great Barford.

What County is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is located within the constituency of North East Bedfordshire.

What Region of the UK is Bedford Road in?

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

What County Council area is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Bedford Road in?

Bedford Road is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Bedford Road

Bedford Road, Bedford, Pertenhall, MK44 2AL, The Flat, Bedford Road, Bedford, Ravensden, MK44 2RA,
Bedford Road, Bedford, Ravensden, MK44 2RA,

Roads that intersect with Bedford Road

Map showing the location of Bedford Road

Location Details

Bedford Road
Latitude52.171102
Longitude-0.447381
OS Easting (X):506167
OS Northing (Y):253719
OS Grid Reference:TL062537

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bedford Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088335

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Bedford Brickhill Dr Express
Brickhill Dr, Bedford, MK41 7QF
0345 610 2808
Distance: 1.4 Miles
Directions from Bedford Road to Tesco Bedford Brickhill Dr Express
Iceland Bedford Goldington Square
95/97 Church Lane, Bedford, MK41 0PW
01234954097
Distance: 1.54 Miles
Directions from Bedford Road to Iceland Bedford Goldington Square
Tesco Clapham High St Express
59 High St, Clapham, MK41 6AG
0345 610 6389
Distance: 2.11 Miles
Directions from Bedford Road to Tesco Clapham High St Express
Waitrose Bedford
Goldington Road, Bedford, Bedford, MK41 0GX
01234 273682
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Directions from Bedford Road to Waitrose Bedford

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01234 - Bedford
Area Code: 01767 - Sandy

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.2 2.4 6.2 N 8

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Bedford Council (Unitary)
Visit the Council's Website
Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP
Send email
Telephone Number: 01234 267422
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Richard Fuller
Details for the MP Richard Fuller on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Richard Fuller won with a majority of 24,283 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 90,678
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Great Barford Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire
County Council: Council

Nearest Car Parks

Mowsbury Park - North Car Park
Kimbolton Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford
MK41 8AH
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01234221749
Operated by: Bedford Borough Council
Mowsbury Park - South Car Park
Wentworth Drive, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford
MK41 8DQ
Distance: 0.81 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01234221749
Operated by: Bedford Borough Council
Avon Drive Car Park
Avon Drive, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford
MK41 7AG
Distance: 0.99 km (click for directions)
Free public car park.
Telephone: 01234718057
Operated by: Bedford Borough Council
Library Walk Car Park
Putnoe Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford
MK41 8HQ
Distance: 1.17 km (click for directions)
Free car park.
Telephone: 01234718057
Operated by: Bedford Borough Council

Nearest Schools

St Thomas More Catholic School
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 07/03/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1034
Address: St Thomas More Catholic School, Tyne Crescent, MK41 7UL
Head: Mr Martin Bonner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bedford Road to St Thomas More Catholic School
Mark Rutherford School
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1296
Address: Mark Rutherford School, Wentworth Drive, MK41 8PX
Head: Headteacher Julie Bloor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Mark Rutherford School
Brickhill Primary School
Distance: 1.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/12/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 322
Address: Brickhill Primary School, Dove Road, Brickhill, MK41 7AA
Head: Mrs Debbie Wilson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Brickhill Primary School
Ravensden CofE VA Primary School
Distance: 1.14 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/12/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 100
Address: Ravensden CofE VA Primary School, Vicarage Close, Ravensden, MK44 2RW
Head: Mrs Anna Spyropoulos (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Ravensden CofE VA Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Bedford Hospital North Wing
Address: 32-34 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NS,
NHS Sector
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01234 355 122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.15 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford Hospital North Wing
Bedford Hospital South Wing
Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ,
NHS Sector
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01234 355 122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.15 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford Hospital South Wing
BMI The Manor Hospital
Address: Church End, Biddenham, MK40 4AW,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01234 364252
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.59 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to BMI The Manor Hospital
Lakeside Hospital
Address: The Lane, Wyboston, Bedford, MK44 3AS,
Independent Sector
Brookdale Healthcare Ltd (T/A Brookdale Care)
Distance: 6.11 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Lakeside Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Bedford Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Bedford Road
1.53 Dental Surgery 147a Church Lane MK41 0PW
1.82 Bedford Heights Brickhill Drive MK41 7PH
2.07 Dental Care Centre 60 High Street, Clapham MK41 6DN
2.09 Dental Access Centre Bedford Health Village, 3 Kimbolton Road MK40 2NT
2.09 Mobile Dental Unit North 3 Kimbolton Road MK40 2NT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Bedford Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.74 Dr Kanungo 106 Tyne Crescent MK41 7UW
1.53 Church Lane Branch 147a Church Lane MK41 0PW
1.65 Putnoe Medical Centre Partnership 93 Queens Drive MK41 9JE tel:01234 319992
1.89 Pemberley Branch 32 Pemberley Avenue MK40 2LA
1.94 Goldington Avenue Surgery 85 Goldington Avenue MK40 3DB tel:01234 349531

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Bedford Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.38 Lloydspharmacy 107 Brickhill Drive MK41 7QF tel:01234 262213
1.53 Fairleys Pharmacy 103 Church Lane, Goldington MK41 0PW tel:01234 347437
1.56 Well Putnoe - Queens Drive 86 Queens Drive MK41 9BS
2.09 121 Pharmacy Unit 1 Caxton Park, Caxton Road MK41 0TY tel:01234 930500
2.12 Herbert And Herbert 88 High Street, Clapham MK41 6BW tel:01234 266907

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Bedford Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Bedford Road
1.18 John Kaye Optometrist 8 Library Walk MK41 8HF
2.05 Homesight Bedford 1 Pemberley Lane MK40 2PJ
2.35 Alan Brunker Opticians 25 St. Peters Street MK40 2PN
2.35 Healthy U Optometrists 29-31 St. Peters Street MK40 2PN
2.39 Simon Browning Optometrist 55 Harpur Street MK40 2SR

Nearest Libraries

Putnoe Library
Library Walk, Putnoe St, Bedford, MK418HQ
Telephone: 01234 276462
Distance: 1.16 Miles
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Directions from Bedford Road to Putnoe Library
Bedford Prison Library
St Loyes Street, Bedford, MK401HG
Telephone:
Distance: 2.44 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford Prison Library
Bedford Central Library
Harpur Street, Bedford, MK401PG
Telephone: 01234 718178
Distance: 2.56 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford Central Library
Bromham Library
Springfield Drive, Bromham, Bedford, MK438NT
Telephone: 01234 824391
Distance: 3.94 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bedford Road to Bromham Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Bedford Station is 2.77 miles away.

Address: Bedford station, Ashburnham Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 1DS

Bedford is situated on the East Midland Main Line|Marston Vale line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Bedford Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe02:00:00
Brighton02:27:00
Burgess Hill02:12:00
City Thameslink01:07:00
Cricklewood01:01:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:55:00
East Croydon01:34:00
East Midlands Parkway01:08:00
Farringdon01:07:00
Flitwick00:11:00
Gatwick Airport02:03:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:15:00
Harpenden00:33:00
Hassocks02:16:00
Haywards Heath02:06:00
Horley02:03:00
Kettering00:21:00
Leagrave00:20:00
Leicester00:46:00
London Blackfriars01:12:00
London Bridge01:17:00
London St Pancras International01:02:00
Loughborough00:56:00
Luton00:24:30
Luton Airport Parkway00:28:00
Market Harborough00:30:00
Norwood Junction01:28:00
Nottingham01:19:00
Preston Park02:22:00
Purley01:42:00
Redhill01:53:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:58:00
St Albans City00:39:00
Three Bridges01:58:00
Wellingborough00:12:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:55:00
Wivelsfield02:10:00

Bedford St Johns Station is 3.00 miles away.

Address: Bedford St Johns station, Melbourne Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9AN

Bedford St Johns is situated on the Marston Vale line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Bedford St Johns Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Bedford Road to Bedford St Johns Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aspley Guise00:25:00
Bedford00:04:00
Bletchley00:38:00
Bow Brickhill00:33:00
Fenny Stratford00:35:00
Kempston Hardwick00:06:00
Lidlington00:17:00
Millbrook (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Ridgmont00:21:00
Stewartby00:10:00
Woburn Sands00:27:00

Kempston Hardwick Station is 5.95 miles away.

Address: Kempston Hardwick station, Manor Road, Kempston Hardwick, Bedfordshire, MK43 9NT

Kempston Hardwick is situated on the Marston Vale line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Kempston Hardwick Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Bedford Road to Kempston Hardwick Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aspley Guise00:19:00
Bedford00:10:30
Bedford St Johns00:06:30
Bletchley00:31:00
Bow Brickhill00:26:00
Fenny Stratford00:28:00
Lidlington00:11:00
Millbrook (Bedfordshire)00:07:00
Ridgmont00:15:00
Stewartby00:04:00
Woburn Sands00:21:00

Stewartby Station is 7.70 miles away.

Address: Stewartby station, Green Lane, Stewartby, Bedfordshire, MK43 9LY

Stewartby is situated on the Marston Vale line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Stewartby Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Bedford Road to Stewartby Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aspley Guise00:15:00
Bedford00:14:00
Bedford St Johns00:10:00
Bletchley00:28:00
Bow Brickhill00:23:00
Fenny Stratford00:25:00
Kempston Hardwick00:03:30
Lidlington00:07:00
Millbrook (Bedfordshire)00:03:00
Ridgmont00:11:00
Woburn Sands00:17:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 20.36 miles away Directions from Bedford Road to London Luton Airport
Cambridge Airport is 26.44 miles away Directions from Bedford Road to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 35.79 miles away Directions from Bedford Road to London Stansted Airport
London Oxford Airport is 43.59 miles away Directions from Bedford Road to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 47.81 miles away

Directions from Bedford Road to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 47.85 miles away

Directions from Bedford Road to Savoy Pier

Blackfriars Pier is 47.9 miles away

Directions from Bedford Road to Blackfriars Pier

Embankment Pier is 47.93 miles away

Directions from Bedford Road to Embankment Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bedford Road is approximately 2.83 miles from the A421

Junction: M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507 - 11.99 Miles Away

Directions from Bedford Road to M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507

Junction: M1 J14/A509 - 13.24 Miles Away

Directions from Bedford Road to M1 J14/A509

Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 15.04 Miles Away

Directions from Bedford Road to A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 15.05 Miles Away

Directions from Bedford Road to M1 J12/A5120

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Bushmead Priory
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.48 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Bushmead Priory
Attraction Name: RSPB The Lodge Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 8.61 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to RSPB The Lodge Nature Reserve
Attraction Name: Chicksands Priory
Historic Properties
Distance: 10.06 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Chicksands Priory
Attraction Name: Gamlingay Wood
Wildlife
Distance: 11.06 (miles)
Directions from Bedford Road to Gamlingay Wood