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Bedworth, Warwickshire

Bedworth is a market town in the Nuneaton and Bedworth district of north Warwickshire, England. It lies 101 miles northwest of London, 19 miles east of Birmingham, and 15 miles north northeast of the county town of Warwick. It is situated between Coventry, 5.5 miles to the south, and Nuneaton, 3 miles to the north. In the 2001 census the town had a population of 32,268. Residents are known as "Bedworthians".
DistrictNuneaton and Bedworth
Post townBEDWORTH
Administrative CountyWarwickshire
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP3586
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWarwickshire
Dialling code024
Population32,268 (2001)
 

Other names by which Bedworth, Warwickshire has been known in the past

Bedeword

Bedworth, Warwickshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bedworth, par. and town with ry. sta., N. Warwickshire, 3½ miles S. of Nuneaton, 2157 ac., pop. 5375; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank, 1 newspaper. Market-day, Saturday.

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