Wingfield, Bedfordshire

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Wingfield
The Plough Inn, Wingfield - geograph.org.uk - 204391.jpg
The Plough Inn public house
Wingfield is located in Bedfordshire
Wingfield
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Wingfield shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid referenceTL000262
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Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLEIGHTON BUZZARD
Postcode districtLU7
Dialling code01525
PoliceBedfordshire
FireBedfordshire and Luton
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
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51°55′33″N 0°32′48″W / 51.92595°N 0.54674°W / 51.92595; -0.54674Coordinates: 51°55′33″N 0°32′48″W / 51.92595°N 0.54674°W / 51.92595; -0.54674

Wingfield is a hamlet located in the Central Bedfordshire district of Bedfordshire, England.

The settlement is close to Tebworth and Chalgrave, with the nearest town being Houghton Regis.

Wingfield forms part of the Chalgrave civil parish, and is home to The Plough Inn public house.

The Icknield Way Path passes through the village on its 110-mile journey from Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire to Knettishall Heath in Suffolk. The Icknield Way Trail, a multi-user route for walkers, horse riders and off-road cyclists also passes through the village.

Wingfield is part of the ward of 'Heath and Reach' which sends a Councillor to Central Bedfordshire Council. The ward includes the villages of Heath and Reach, Hockliffe, Eggington, Stanbridge, Tilsworth, Tebworth, and Wingrave. The ward was created in 2011 and has since been represented by Councillor Mark Versallion.

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