image for Walking Route item typeHoughton Conquest Walk 2 at Bedford

Walking Route

Town - Bedford

Town - Bedford

Address

High Street,
Bedford,
MK40 1RN

Details

This short circular walk takes you to one of the parish's "ends" - How End. It passes Glebe Meadows and can be extended to pass "The Chequers" public house.

The village can be reached by road from the A6 (Bedford -Luton) or from the B530 (Bedford - Ampthill) road.

Parking is available in the Village Hall car park but may be limited if other functions or events are taking place there. Otherwise, on-street parking is available. Please park thoughtfully.

Start from the Parish Church in the village.

Start GR TL043414

Directions

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Map reference: TL 051497  Lat: 52.13560 Long: -0.46582

The County Town of Bedfordshire, located on the junction of the A6, A421 and A428, about 15 miles north-east of Milton Keynes and 18 miles north of Luton. Bedford is around 40 miles north of London and is reached via the A421, from junction 13 of the M1 motorway.

Bus: Bedfordshire Bus Info line: 01234 228337, Mon - Fri 8.30am - 5pm
Travel Line: 0870 6082608, 7 days a week, 7am -10pm
Train: National Rail Enquiries: 08457 484950 24 hour service

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from St John Bedford Rail station