Dunstable
in Central Bedfordshire of England, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.886 and -0.523 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 53' 8" and W -0° 31' 22"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:54 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:23 am and 7:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2020-04-06 07:22:42

Delve into Dunstable

Dunstable in Central Bedfordshire (England) with it's 51,973 habitants is a city located in United Kingdom about 31 mi (or 50 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dunstable is now 12:54 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports closer to Dunstable, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Luton Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blenheim Palace in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), South-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Houghton Regis, Chalton, Totternhoe, Toddington and Caddington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 70% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Tuesday, 7th of April 2020

15°C (59 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

15°C (59 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 9th of April 2020

16°C (61 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Old Palace Lodge

Address
0,3 mi
Church Street
LU5 4RT Dunstable
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Highwayman Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
London Road
LU6 3DX Dunstable
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn Express DUNSTABLE

Address
1,3 mi
London Road
LU6 3DX Dunstable
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE LUTON

Address
2,4 mi
641 DUNSTABLE ROAD
LU4 8RQ LUTON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chiltern

Address
3,0 mi
Waller Avenue
LU4 9RU Luton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


JCT.9 Holiday Inn LUTON-SOUTH M1

Address
5,5 mi
London Road,Markyate
AL3 8HH LUTON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dunstable / Luton

Address
0,9 mi
DUNSTABLE
LU5 4LL Dunstable
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dunstable South A5

Address
1,4 mi
WATLING STREET KENSWORTH
LU6 3QP Dunstable
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE TODDINGTON M1 SOUTH

Address
4,4 mi
MOTO SERVICE AREA M1 MOTORWAY
LU5 6HR LUTON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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The Wolf Pack (Queensbury School) Dunstable

Published: November 09, 2012
Length: 00:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nick Perkins

Stuart Perkins Playing the Drums.


Luton M.R.C. Loggies Exhibition Dunstable 2013-04-27

Published: May 20, 2013
Length: 28:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: colinb2035

The Luton Model Railway Club 'O' Gauge Section who are also members of the Gauge 'O' Guild (in which they are known as "The Loggies") organised this 'O' gauge model railway exhibition at the...


A quick whiz around Dunstable

Published: June 16, 2013
Length: 58:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Tooley

A speeded up tour into and out of Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, UK.


Dunstable 11 01 2014

Published: January 12, 2014
Length: 15:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Damien Masterson

After a long December of no flying it was nice to finally get my feet off the ground.


Northfields Upper School Dunstable 1987

Published: December 24, 2007
Length: 20:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: stevetheliquidator

Second version with added Dinner Ladies!!!


AFC Dunstable v Grays Athletic

Published: September 04, 2011
Length: 22:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 63myvidsteve

FA Cup preliminary round September 2011.


Visiting White Lion Retail Park, Dunstable

Published: June 02, 2013
Length: 54:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Tooley

A Sunday morning drive around Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK.


Adam Ek sunday ride motocross 250cc Yamaha ,Dunstable uk

Published: August 27, 2012
Length: 31:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Przemek Czastka


Volunteering in Dunstable

Published: September 26, 2013
Length: 03:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Home Start Central Bedfordshire

Are you thinking about volunteering in Dunstable? If you are a parent or grandparent, you can use your valuable parenting experience to help other parents in the Dunstable area! Call us now...


Networking at dunstable

Published: May 02, 2014
Length: 46:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Tooley

This video was uploaded from an Android phone. Dunstable.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Dunstable Town railway station

Dunstable Town, also known as Dunstable Church Street, was a railway station on the Great Northern Railway's branch line from Welwyn which served Dunstable in Bedfordshire from 1858 to 1965. Against a background of falling passenger numbers and declining freight returns, the station closed to passengers in 1965 and to goods in 1964, a casualty of the Beeching Axe. The station site is intended to be reused as part of the Luton Dunstable Busway.

Located at 51.8869, -0.511 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Luton/Dunstable Urban Area, Dunstable, Disused railway stations in Bedfordshire, Railway stations opened in 1858, Railway stations closed in 1965, Beeching closures in England, Former Great Northern Railway stations

Manshead

Manshead was a hundred of Bedfordshire in England. It covered an area in the south-west of the county stretching from Salford to Studham and from Leighton Buzzard to Houghton Regis and Dunstable. The hundred was named after a site in Eversholt parish. The area west of the Watling Street is recorded in the Domesday Book as the half-hundred of Stanbridge, and there is also a mention of a hundred called Odecroft which may have covered the area south of the Ouzel Brook.

Located at 51.897, -0.508 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hundreds of Bedfordshire

Classic Gold WABC

Classic Gold WABC was a United Kingdom radio station, broadcasting to much of Wolverhampton and Shropshire from studios in Dunstable. Regional news, weather, events and community information, local advertising (separate for Wolverhampton and Shropshire) and a four-hour live weekday regional programme came from a studio centre in Wolverhampton, home also to Beacon Radio.

Located at 51.8903, -0.5298 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
GCap Media, Radio stations in Shropshire, Radio stations in the West Midlands (region), Radio stations established in 1989

Central Bedfordshire College

Central Bedfordshire College (formerly Dunstable College) is a British further education college located in Bedfordshire, England. The college was first established in 1961 in Dunstable. On the 14th January 2010, the college was renamed Central Bedfordshire College. Ali Hadawi CBE, principal and chief executive explained that the change of name was to reflect the College's commitment to Central Bedfordshire as a whole and be recognised as the premier post sixteen institution in the area.

Located at 51.891, -0.519 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dunstable, Further education colleges in Bedfordshire, Education in Central Bedfordshire, Educational institutions established in 1961, Educational institutions established in 2010, 1961 establishments in England, 2010 establishments in England

Dunstable Priory

The Priory Church of St Peter with its monastery (Dunstable Priory) was founded in 1132 by Henry I for Augustinian Canons in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England. St Peter’s today is a large and impressive building, but this is only the nave of what remains of an originally much larger Augustinian priory church. The monastic buildings consisted of a dormitory for the monks, an infirmary, stables, workshops, bakehouse, brewhouse and buttery.

Located at 51.886, -0.5176 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Dunstable, Church of England churches in Bedfordshire, Monasteries in Bedfordshire, Grade I listed buildings in Bedfordshire, Grade I listed monasteries, Grade I listed churches, Augustinian monasteries in England, 1132 establishments, 1130s establishments in England, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, 1540 disestablishments in England

Heart Dunstable

Heart Dunstable (formerly 97.6 Chiltern FM) was an Independent Local Radio station based in Chiltern Road in Dunstable, Bedfordshire.

Located at 51.8903, -0.5298 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Radio stations in Bedfordshire, Radio stations established in 1981, Defunct Heart Network stations, Defunct radio stations in the United Kingdom

California Ballroom

The California Ballroom, nicknamed "Cali" and "Soul City", was a 2000-capacity music venue, being one of the United Kingdom's best-known soul music venues outside London. Located in Whipsnade Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, the venue was open from 1960 to 1977 and soul artists appearing included Stevie Wonder, Roy Ayers, Brass Construction and Grover Washington, Jr.. It also hosted rock acts including The Detours, The Rolling Stones, Cream, Jimi Hendrix, Pink Floyd, The Clash and The Damned.

Located at 51.878, -0.536 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Music venues in England

Dunstable North railway station

Dunstable North was a railway station on the London and North Western Railway's branch line from Leighton Buzzard which served Dunstable in Bedfordshire from 1848 to 1967. Originally the terminus of the London and North Western Railway's branch line from Leighton Buzzard, Dunstable became the point where the line met with the Great Northern's branch line from Luton in 1858.

Located at 51.8929, -0.5318 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Bedfordshire, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1866, Railway stations closed in 1967, Transport in Luton/Dunstable Urban Area, Dunstable, Beeching closures in England

All Saints Academy, Dunstable

All Saints Academy (formerly The Northfields Technology College) is an academy located in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England. All Saints educates 13 - 16 year olds, mainly from the town of Dunstable and some surrounding villages. In addition, the academy offers further education for 16 - 18 year olds through its sixth form department.

Located at 51.897, -0.53 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upper schools in Central Bedfordshire, Academies in Central Bedfordshire, Educational institutions established in 2009, 2009 establishments in England

Heart Four Counties

Heart Four Counties is an Independent Local Radio station broadcasting to Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Northamptonshire. The station began broadcasting at 4pm on Friday 16 July 2010 as a result of a merger between Heart Milton Keynes (formerly Horizon Radio), Heart Northants (formerly Northants 96), Heart Dunstable (formerly 97.6 Chiltern FM) and Heart Bedford (formerly 96.9 Chiltern Radio).

Located at 51.8903, -0.5298 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
The Heart Network, Radio stations established in 2010, Radio stations in Northamptonshire, Radio stations in Bedfordshire, Radio stations in Buckinghamshire, Radio stations in Hertfordshire

Dunstable Friary

Dunstable Friary was a Dominican friary in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England. It was located to the west of the Watling Street, between the present-day High Street South and the road that is called Friary Field. The "Black Friars" came to Dunstable in 1259, and settled separate from Dunstable Priory. The grounds were surrendered in 1539. Parts of the site were excavated in the 1920s.

Located at 51.8841, -0.5204 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Bedfordshire, Dominican monasteries in England, 1259 establishments, 1250s establishments in England, 1536 disestablishments in England, Archaeological sites in Bedfordshire, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century

Capture of Dunstable

The Capture of Dunstable took place on 7 October 1326. Isabella of France captured Dunstable in Bedfordshire, 30 miles north of London. Edward II of England did nothing to at least post a garrison of men and the town was taken without a fight.

Located at 51.8853, -0.520102 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military history of Bedfordshire, Battles involving England

capture of the webcam Dunstable: London Gliding Club

Dunstable: London Gliding Club, Dunstable (source)

capture of the webcam Whipsnade: London Gliding Club − South West Run

Whipsnade: London Gliding Club − South West Run, Whipsnade (source)

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06 Apr
2020

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07 Apr
2020

Property Tuesdays! Free Property Networking Event In Dunstable
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Aida
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08 Apr
2020

The Best Of That’ll Be The Day!
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09 Apr
2020

The Illegal Eagles
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10 Apr
2020

Milkshake! Live – Milkshake Monkey’s Musical
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Dom Joly’s Holiday Snaps – Travel And Comedy In The Danger Zone
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11 Apr
2020

MJL Promotions Presents Their's Annual Easter Dinner And Dance
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Waiting For Godot
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Oldskool Launch Party @ The New Crown
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13 Apr
2020

Onward (Cert TBC)
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Kinky Boots – Encore Screening
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14 Apr
2020

Onward (Cert TBC) Relaxed Screening
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The Lighthouse (15)
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
دونستابل, Dunstable, Ντάνστεϊμπλ, دانستیبل, ダンスタブル, Данстабл, 鄧斯特布爾