Keysoe

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Keysoe
Keysoe Church of St Marys.jpg
Parish church of St Mary
Keysoe is located in Bedfordshire
Keysoe
Keysoe
Keysoe shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid reference TL076626
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BEDFORD
Postcode district MK44
Dialling code 01234
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
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BedfordshireCoordinates: 52°15′06″N 0°25′29″W / 52.25177°N 0.42469°W / 52.25177; -0.42469

Keysoe is a village located in the Borough of Bedford in Bedfordshire, England.

Historically part of the Stodden hundred in Bedfordshire, part of Keysoe was originally located in Huntingdonshire. Today the village forms part of the Bolnhurst and Keysoe (where the 2011 population was included) civil parish.

The Church of St Mary the Virgin is located in the village.

The College Equestrian Centre is based in Keysoe. The centre is a club and venue for horse sport events and training. The venue was used by equestrian teams training for the 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Paralympics.[1] 15 teams from around the world used Bedford Borough as their training base in preparation for the games.[2]

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Published on Monday 3 March 2008 18:25 (2008-03-03). "Bedfordshire to host Olympic training camps - News". Bedford Today. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  2. ^ "On Your Marks! Bedford Borough to host teams from around the world ahead of London 2012". Bedford.gov.uk. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 

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