Geddington Tourism

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Geddington is a village and civil parish on the A4300, previously A43, in north-east Northamptonshire between Kettering and Corby. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 1,503. It contains what is thought to be the best surviving Eleanor cross. The monument dates from 1294, when the crosses were raised as a memorial by Edward I (1239–1307) to his late wife, Eleanor of Castile (1244–1290). There were originally 12 monuments, one in each resting place of the funeral procession as they travelled to Westminster Abbey. Three now remain; the other two being in Hardingstone (near Northampton) and Waltham Cross, with a more recent replica at Charing Cross in London. The parish's population at the 2001 census was 1,504 people. The village was also formerly home to a Royal hunting lodge which was used as a base by monarchs for hunting within the Royal forest of Rockingham. The building has subsequently been lost; however, the 'Kings' Door' within St. Mary Magdalene's church in the village remains - it was the entrance through which the King could enter the building while staying at the lodge. The old main road runs through the village and crosses the River Ise by a spectacular mediaeval bridge. The bridge, built in 1250, has five arches and three pedestrian refuges. A more recent ford also runs alongside the bridge. Geddington has three public houses: The White Lion, The Star, and the White Hart.

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Facts and Stats for Geddington*

  • Pollution Statistics in Geddington

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    • Air Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Geddington: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Geddington for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Geddington.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 77.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.5 (Moderate)
  • Living in Geddington - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 56.7 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 92.6 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 41.72 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 57.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.33 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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