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Luton is a major town and borough in the county of Bedfordshire in the East of England.
Luton is a large town with a population of 258,018 and is unique as it has still not been designated city status.
Luton accounts for almost a third of the entire population of Bedfordshire County of 669,338.
Luton is located at the southern tip of Bedfordshire County and is the most densely populated area in the County.
Major towns close to Luton are Hemel Hempstead to the South, Stevenage and Hitchin to the East, Dunstable to the West and Woburn to the North.
Luton post codes are LU1, LU2, LU3, LU4, LU5
Luton Borough Council has 19 wards represented by 48 councillors.
The Luton wards include Sundon Park, Northwell, Bramingham, Icknield, Limbury, Leagrave, Lewsey, Challney, Barnfield, Stopsley, Saints, Dallow, Biscot, High Town, Round Green, Farley, South, Crawley and Wigmore.
Luton is a multicultural town with 55% white population, 30% Asian, 10% Black and 10% for other minorities.
Luton is located on the River Lea and is also close to the Chiltern Hills.
Landmarks in the city include the Luton Town Hall, St Mary’s Church, Luton Hoo, Luton Airport and Luton Town’s football stadium.
Luton is located 30 miles from London and is severed by various transport systems – road, rail, and air.
Luton is well known for its airport. Luton Airport is the 5th busiest airport in the United Kingdom and is a major base for budget airline giant EasyJet.
Luton Airport was opened in 1938. It is owned and operated by the Luton Council and is one of the largest employers of labour in the town.
Major roads include M1 and A6. The major railway stations are Luton, Leagrave and Luton Airport Parkway with trains operated by Thameslink and East Midlands Railway.
Luton is also served by local buses operated by Arriva Shires & Essex, Centerbus and Grant Palmer.
Luton was known for hatmaking and automobile production. Hatmaking has declined in recent times. Luton was the site for the largest Vauxhall Motors Factory from 1905 to 2002. The factory also produced Churchill tanks during the war.
Vauxhall Motors opened its largest car plant in Luton in 1907.
Luton is the head office for car giant Vauxhall Motors which is now part of French Car manufacturer PSA Group. The head office is at Chalton House.
While previously known for hatmaking, motor manufacturing, engineering and millinery. Luton today is known for its service-based economy, light manufacturing, and aviation services.
Notable companies now based in Luton include budget airline EasyJet (head office and major hanger), talent management company Impellam Group, travel company TUI UK, electronics maker Anritsu, aerospace company Selex ES and hotel and restaurant group Whitbread amongst others.
Luton has major shopping areas – the Mall Luton being the most prominent which houses major retail brands. It is located at St George’s Square.
Luton is also known for its football team Luton Town Football Club. The club’s stadium is on Kenilworth Road. Luton Town Football Club nicknamed the “Hatters” have been a prominent member of the Football League in England.
Other key sporting groups in the area include Bedfordshire County Cricket Club based at Wardown Park and Luton Rugby Club based in Newlands road.
Luton is also a carnival town. It hosts the Luton International Carnival. The carnival is the largest one-day carnival in Europe and is held on the last Monday of May.
Luton has many primary and secondary schools and further education colleges. The town is home to Barnfield College Luton Sixth Form College. It is one of the main locations for the University of Bedfordshire.
There are a lot of parks and open spaces for recreation. Some of the parks include Brantwood Park, Kidney Wood, Memorial Park, Wardown Park and Stockwood Park.
Other Local attractions in Luton include The Hat Factory, Luton Hoo, Dunstable Downs, Woburn Safari Park, Someries Castle.