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Avocet Close Biggleswade SG18 8HQ

Avocet Close is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Biggleswade with the postcode of SG18 8HQ

The local council responsible for Avocet Close is Eastern Euro Region Council which is a and the local parish council is Biggleswade Civil Parish.

Avocet Close is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the E06000056 of the UK. 40.75 miles North from the centre of London, 9.24 miles South East from the centre of Bedford, 15.24 miles North East from the centre of Luton and 18.63 miles South West from the centre of Cambridge.

Latest Weather Conditions for Avocet Close

Observed at Weather Station:Bedford 21 January 2018 at 12:00 (12.94 miles away)
Current Weather:Heavy snow
Temperature and Humidity:0.2°C (98.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SE (10 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Avocet Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the local authority area of Eastern Euro Region Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the area of Biggleswade Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the ward of Biggleswade South Ward.

What County is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the constituency of North East Bedfordshire Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the E06000056 region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the Council area.

What Police Force area is Avocet Close in?

Avocet Close is located within the Bedfordshire Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Avocet Close

1 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ, 16 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ,
1 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ, 18 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ,
3 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ, 20 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ,
6 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ, 27 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ,
12 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ, 27 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, SG18 8HQ,

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SG18 8HQ

House Sales2017 House Sales in Avocet Close

Address24 Avocet Close, Biggleswade, Central Bedfordshire, SG18 8HQ.
Date of SaleMon 19 Jun 2017
Sale Price£367,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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Location detailsCar Parks near Avocet Close

St Andrews West Car Park
St Andrews Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Biggleswade
SG18 8AZ
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01767313134
Operated by: Biggleswade Town Council
St Andrews East Car Park
St Andrews Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Biggleswade
SG18 8BA
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01767313134
Operated by: Biggleswade Town Council
Biggleswade Station Car Park
Station Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Biggleswade
SG18 8AL
Distance: 0.79 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Mountstar Car Park
Station Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Biggleswade
SG18 8AL
Distance: 0.85 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01767313134
Operated by: Biggleswade Town Council
White Hart Car Park
High Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
Biggleswade
SG18 8AR
Distance: 0.88 km (click for directions)
Short Stay. Maximum stay 2 hours, no return within 2 hours.
Telephone: 01767313134
Operated by: Biggleswade Town Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Avocet Close is approximately 28 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Avocet Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 52.081123490000, -0.26828306000000
OS Reference: 518652.48537, 243990.516853
OS Grid Reference: TL187440

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Avocet Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 153
OS Landranger Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01767
Telephone Exchange: BIGGLESWADE - SMBWD
Telephone Cabinet: P17
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: 21.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 20

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Biggleswade Academy

Distance: 0.95 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 930
Address: Mead End, SG18 8JU
Telephone: 01767660515
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Biggleswade Academy

St Andrew's CofE VC Lower School

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 507
Address: Brunts Lane, SG18 0LY
Telephone: 01767312311
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Close to St Andrew's CofE VC Lower School

Lawnside Lower School

Distance: 1.18 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 286
Address: Lawnside, SG18 0LX
Telephone: 01767312313
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Lawnside Lower School

Stratton Upper School

Distance: 1.38 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1117
Address: Eagle Farm Road, SG18 8JB
Telephone: 01767220000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Stratton Upper School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Biggleswade Hospital

Address: Potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EL,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300123 0808
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.61 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Biggleswade Hospital

Milton Park Hospital

Address: The Lane, Wyboston, Bedford, MK44 3AS,
Independent Sector
Brookdale Healthcare Ltd (T/A Brookdale Care)
Distance: 13.33 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Milton Park Hospital

Hampden House

Address: Elmside Walk, Hitchin, SG5 1HB,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01462 633666
Distance: 14.5 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Hampden House

Pinehill Hospital

Address: Benslow Lane, Hitchin, SG4 9QZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01462 422822
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 14.54 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Pinehill Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Saffron Road Surgery

Address: Biggleswade Health Centre, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Telephone: 01767 316346
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Saffron Road Surgery

Ivel Medical Centre

Address: The Ivel Medical Centre, Chestnut Avenue, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0RA
Telephone: 01767 312441
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Ivel Medical Centre

Mdoc Ooh

Address: Biggleswade Hospital, Halsey Ward,potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EL
Telephone: 01767 315137
Distance: 2.61 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Mdoc Ooh

Kings Road Surgery

Address: Kings Road Surgery, 27b Kings Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 1EJ
Telephone: 01767 682277
Distance: 5.49 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Kings Road Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Biggleswade Health Centre

Address: Biggleswade Health Centre, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Biggleswade Health Centre

The Dental Surgery

Address: The Dental Surgery, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to The Dental Surgery

Smiles Orthodontic Practice

Address: Smiles Orthodontic Practice, 6 Station Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8AL
Distance: 0.61 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Smiles Orthodontic Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 17a High Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0JE
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Biggleswade Library

Chestnut Avenue, Biggleswade, SG180LL
Telephone: 3003008055
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
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Directions from Avocet Close to Biggleswade Library

Sandy Library

Market Square, Sandy, SG191EH
Telephone:
Distance: 5.56 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Sandy Library

Potton Library

Clock House, Potton, SG192NP
Telephone:
Distance: 6.36 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Potton Library

Shefford Library

High Street, Shefford, SG175DD
Telephone:
Distance: 6.58 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Avocet Close to Shefford Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bedford St.Johns Station is 14.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet Close to Bedford St.Johns

Bedford St.Johns station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Bedford area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Bedford Midland Station is 15.65 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet Close to Bedford Midland

Bedford Midland station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Bedford area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford St.Johns • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Collingham • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Fenny Stratford • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kempston Hardwick • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lidlington • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Ridgmont • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • Stewartby • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield • Woburn Sands

Kempston Hardwick Station is 16.13 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet Close to Kempston Hardwick

Kempston Hardwick station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Stewartby Station is 17.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet Close to Stewartby

Stewartby station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Woburn Sands

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 23.6 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet Close to London Luton Airport
Cambridge Airport is 33.34 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet Close to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 41.92 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 67.71 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet Close to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Blackfriars Pier is 64.34 Kilometers away
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Savoy Pier is 64.4 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 64.54 Kilometers away
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Festival Pier is 64.66 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Avocet Close is approximately 0.16 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 8.77 Km Away
Directions from Avocet Close to A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507
Junction: A1(M) J9/A505/B197 - 13.78 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J8/A602/B197 - 17.33 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 21.81 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Frozen Food

22 Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AS
Distance: 0.63 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet Close to Iceland Frozen Food

My Local

15 Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AS
Distance: 0.63 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet Close to My Local

Asda Stores Limited

Church Street, Biggleswade, SG18 0JS
Distance: 0.72 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet Close to Asda Stores Limited

Co-operative Group

6 Kingsfield Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8AT
Distance: 1.56 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet Close to Co-operative Group
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Wildlife

Attraction Name: RSPB The Lodge Nature Reserve
Distance: 4.54 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to RSPB The Lodge Nature Reserve

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Chicksands Priory
Distance: 8.08 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Chicksands Priory

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Ashwell Village Museum
Distance: 8.96 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Ashwell Village Museum

Wildlife

Attraction Name: Gamlingay Wood
Distance: 11.1 (km)
Directions from Avocet Close to Gamlingay Wood

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Eastern Euro Region
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Telephone Number:
Ward: Biggleswade South Ward
Parish: Biggleswade South Ward
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North East Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Alistair Burt
Details for the MP Alistair Burt on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alistair Burt on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Alistair Burt won with a majority of 20862 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 87505
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017386
Ons Area Name:Central Bedfordshire 005D
Average Age : 37.98
Population: 1782.00
Male Population: 886.00 (49.72%)
Female Population: 896.00 (50.28%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.62%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Bedfordshire Police
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Use the links to find out which Community Policing Team covers your area, who they are and what they are doing.

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