North Watford shown within Hertfordshire
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The main bus routes which serve Watford and the surrounding area all pass down St Albans Road to get to the town centre from Garston bus garage. This means the area has very good bus links, including those from other towns such as St Albans by the 724, 321, 621, 622 and 320. There are also local bus routes 1, 8, 10 and bus W19 which servers the local housing estate. There is also the R8, 319 and R16 buses which serve Asda and Sainsbury's superstore.
The Dome Roundabout
The Dome Roundabout links the A41 with Watford. It also links Watford to the M1, M25 and North Circular Road. In the opposite direction, heading north east, lies St Albans. It houses two large supermarkets and a number of petrol stations. There used to be 4 until one closed down due to competition from the others. Garston Fire Station and North Watford Library are also situated by the roundabout.
St Albans Road and its environs house a wide variety of retail and leisure outlets. These include: newsagents, public houses, restaurants and a Post Office.
The main landmark building in North Watford is the former Odhams Printers, which is still in use as a print works. The two residential tower blocks in the Meriden Estate, Munden View and Abbey View, are also notable landmark buildings.