Strood

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Coordinates: 51°23′35″N 0°28′41″E / 51.3930°N 0.4780°E / 51.3930; 0.4780

Strood
High Street, Strood (3) - geograph.org.uk - 714438.jpg
High Street, Strood
Strood is located in Kent
Strood
Strood
 Strood shown within Kent
Population 33,182 
OS grid reference TQ725695
Unitary authority Medway
Ceremonial county Kent
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ROCHESTER
Postcode district ME2
Dialling code 01634
Police Kent
Fire Kent
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Rochester and Strood
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Kent

Strood is a town in Medway, North Kent.

It has a retail park which has the following stores:

In 2016, the B&Q store at Strood Retail Park was demolished[4], and new shops were built which include M&S Foodhall,[5][6] Maplin,[5] B&M Bargains,[6] Starbucks,[7] and a Gym.[5]

It has a railway station, Strood railway station.

It also has a leisure centre, Strood Leisure Centre.

Strood includes several named areas, notably Earl Estate and Marlowe Park.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Strood Retail Park" (PDF). completelyretail.co.uk. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 December 2014. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  2. Horn, Jenni (2 February 2015). "Strood to get huge Poundland store in old Paul Simon premises". Kent Online. Retrieved 28 June 2017. 
  3. Cox, Lynn (26 May 2016). "Poundworld store opens at Strood Retail Park - opposite a branch of Poundland". Kent Online. Retrieved 28 June 2017. 
  4. Horn, Jenni (09 January 2016). "B&Q store at Strood Retail Park shuts ahead of plans for new shops, cafe and The Gym Group 24-hour gym". Kent Online. Retrieved 28 June 2017.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Jordan, Nicola (21 February 2017). "New M&S Foodhall for Medway". Kent Online. Retrieved 28 June 2017. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 Jordan, Nicola (23 June 2017). "M&S Foodhall and B&M opening at Strood Retail Park and Peacocks opening at Dockside Outlet Centre". Kent Online. Retrieved 28 June 2017. 
  7. Cox, Lynn (14 July 2017). "Starbucks, the American coffee giant, will soon be opened at Strood Retail Park". Kent Online. Retrieved 6 August 2017.