Manor Royal

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Manor Royal
Manor Royal is located in West Sussex
Manor Royal
Manor Royal
 Manor Royal shown within West Sussex
OS grid reference TQ265385
District Crawley
Shire county West Sussex
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Crawley
Postcode district RH10
Dialling code 01293
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
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Coordinates: 51°07′55″N 0°11′36″W / 51.13181°N 0.19347°W / 51.13181; -0.19347

Manor Royal is an industrial zone within the town of Crawley in West Sussex, England. Manor Royal is in the north of the town near to Gatwick airport. The area is devoted to light industry and offices and was designed for industry as part of the Crawley new town project. Manor Royal was officially named and opened by HRH Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) on the 25 January 1950.

It is bordered by Northgate and Three Bridges to the south, Langley Green to the west, Gatwick to the north and the London - Brighton railway to the east. The area falls largely within the local government ward of Northgate.

Major companies with offices and factories in Manor Royal include:

Manor Royal is served by the Crawley Fastway 24 hour bus service, providing regular services to Gatwick Airport, Crawley and Three Bridges Stations, as well as many other local areas.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "[1]." Amey. Retrieved on 16 March 2012. "About Amey, Locations, Crawley"