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Walking Route

Kingfisher Way Walk -Arlesey-Biggleswade

Kingfisher Way Walk -Arlesey-Biggleswade

Contact

Ivel & Ouse Countryside Project

Address

Forest Centre,
Station Road,
Marston Moretaine,
Bedford,
SG15 6RA

Details

The Kingfisher Way has been developed to make use of the Ivel Valley's railway stations, allowing the route to be tackled as a whole or in stages. This section, from Arlesey to Biggleswade, provides a perfect introduction to the countryside and wildlife of the valley and passes by Langford Meadows nature reserve, and Holme Mills, the last commercial mill operating on the river today.

Start Point: Arlesey Railway Station or Biggleswade Railway Station. Start Nat GR: TL191377 Finish TL187448
End Point: Franklin's Mill, Biggleswade.

How to get there by car/parking: Arlesey is situated off the A507, about 2 miles north of Letchworth.Car parking is available at Biggleswade and Arlesey stations. If you park in the station there is a fee to pay.

Walk Route: Arlesey - Henlow - Langford - Biggleswade (of historical and of natural interest)

Miles: 6

Directions

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Map reference: TL 192356  Lat: 52.00604 Long: -0.26482

A village about 13 miles south-east of Bedford and 4 ½ miles south of Biggleswade. Arlesey is just off the A507.

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

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Arlesey station