Northwell, Luton

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Northwell is located in Bedfordshire
Northwell shown within Bedfordshire
Population 8,258 (est.).[1]
OS grid reference TL064256
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LUTON
Postcode district LU3
Dialling code 01582
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
List of places
51°55′08″N 0°27′07″W / 51.919°N 0.452°W / 51.919; -0.452Coordinates: 51°55′08″N 0°27′07″W / 51.919°N 0.452°W / 51.919; -0.452

For more information on this article, follow the link to Marsh Farm

Northwell is a ward in the north of Luton, England. The ward is more commonly known as Marsh Farm, but this also includes parts of Sundon Park and Bramingham. The area is home to one of Luton's high schools, Lea Manor, and the area is also next to Waulud's Bank, an ancient Neolithic Henge.

The area is mainly built up residential, but the source of the River Lea is close by and the ward borders the Great Bramingham Wood, classified by The Woodland Trust as an ancient woodland (over 400 years old - possibly longer).


Map of Luton showing Northwell

Northwell ward is represented by Cllr Roy Davis (Labour) and Cllr Don Worlding (Labour).

The ward forms part of the parliamentary constituency of Luton North, and the MP is Kelvin Hopkins (Labour). Barnfield is within the East of England (European Parliament constituency).

Local Attractions[edit]

Local Newspapers[edit]

Two weekly newspapers are delivered free to all the houses in Northwell. However they are not specific to Northwell. They are:


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