Woodside, Bedfordshire

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Woodside is located in Bedfordshire
 Woodside shown within Bedfordshire
OS grid reference TL075191
Civil parish Slip End
Unitary authority Central Bedfordshire
Ceremonial county Bedfordshire
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LUTON
Postcode district LU1
Dialling code 01582
Police Bedfordshire
Fire Bedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament Luton South
List of places

Coordinates: 51°51′38″N 0°26′23″W / 51.86059°N 0.43962°W / 51.86059; -0.43962

This article is about the hamlet of Woodside in Bedfordshire, England. For the industrial estate of the same name, see Dunstable.

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

It is probable that the settlement was established in the early Middle Ages by the northern end of Caddington Wood (hence the name "Woodside").[1] A Baptist Church was established in the settlement in 1862,[2] while St Andrew's Anglican Church was established in Woodside as the "Slip End Mission Church" in 1878.[3]

Today, Woodside forms part of the Slip End civil parish, and is located directly southwest of the M1 motorway. The motorway acts as the border between Woodside and the large town of Luton.


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