Henlow Camp

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Henlow Camp
Henlow Camp roundabout, Henlow, Beds - geograph.org.uk - 217330.jpg
Henlow Camp is located in Bedfordshire
Henlow Camp
Henlow Camp
Henlow Camp shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid referenceTL165358
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Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHENLOW
Postcode districtSG16
Dialling code01462
PoliceBedfordshire
FireBedfordshire and Luton
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
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UK
England
Bedfordshire
52°00′32″N 0°18′13″W / 52.00877°N 0.3035°W / 52.00877; -0.3035Coordinates: 52°00′32″N 0°18′13″W / 52.00877°N 0.3035°W / 52.00877; -0.3035

Henlow Camp is a settlement in Bedfordshire, England.

RAF Henlow was first established in the area during World War I. Henlow Camp as a civilian settlement has grown up around the station since this time. Though Henlow Camp is part of the Henlow civil parish, it is located nearer to the village of Stondon(where the 2011 Census population was included).

Though a small settlement, Henlow Camp has a number of amenities which serve local residents and staff at the RAF base, as well as the wider area. Amenities include Derwent Lower School,[1] a number of shops, a public house and bed and breakfast,[2] a golf course,[3] and a dog racing track.[4]

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