Tophill, Luton

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Tophill
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Tophill
Location within Bedfordshire
PopulationWithin Leagrave ward
OS grid reference TL050247
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town LUTON
Postcode district LU4
Dialling code 01582
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51°54′42″N0°28′29″W / 51.911667°N 0.474654°W / 51.911667; -0.474654 Coordinates: 51°54′42″N0°28′29″W / 51.911667°N 0.474654°W / 51.911667; -0.474654

Tophill is a suburb of Luton in the north-west of the town, centred on Toddington Road. It is roughly bounded by the edge of Luton to the north, Brickly Road to the south, the M1 to the west, and the Midland Main Line to the east. [1]

Tophill mostly consists of 1960s, 70s, and 80s suburban housing, and also includes the Toddington Road industrial estate and the Vauxhall Aftersales Warehouse.

Politics

Tophill is part of Leagrave ward, which is represented by Cllr Waheed Akbar (Labour), Cllr Maria Lovell (Labour) and Cllr Sameera Saleem (Labour). [2]

The ward forms part of the parliamentary constituency of Luton North and the MP is Sarah Owen (Labour).

Map of Luton showing Leagrave ward which contains Tophill Lutonwardmap.jpg
Map of Luton showing Leagrave ward which contains Tophill

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References

  1. "Map of Tophill".
  2. https://democracy.luton.gov.uk/cmis5public/Councillors.aspx