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Borehamwood is a town in Hertfordshire that is next to and shares a railway station with its upmarket neighbour Elstree.


Elstree was a coaching town on the roman road: Watling Street [the A5 renumbered A5183]. Location of Elstree Studios

Get in[edit]

Located between the M1 and the A1.

  • 1 Elstree & Borehamwood railway station. On the London St. Pancras - Bedford Thameslink Elstree & Borehamwood railway station (Q5367763) on Wikidata Elstree & Borehamwood railway station on Wikipedia

Get around[edit]



  • 1 Watling Chase Timberland Trail. 10.5 mile footpath in the Watling Chase Community Forest in Hertfordshire. It starts at Elstree & Borehamwood railway station, finishing in Smallford near St Albans. Watling Chase Timberland Trail (Q21061507) on Wikidata Watling Chase Timberland Trail on Wikipedia
  • Watch football at Boreham Wood FC, who play soccer in the National League, the game's fifth tier in England. Their home ground Meadow Park (capacity 4500) is a block north of the main road through town.



The high street has plenty of nice restaurants.



The Manor Hotel Elstree


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Routes through Borehamwood
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