Sandy stands on the Rivel Ivel and the railway line runs to Kings Cross, Peterborough and York. Sandy is dominated by a range of hills, commonly known as the Sand Hills. It is also well know for the RSPB, a nature reserve set in acres of woodlands with wildlife, lovely gardens to walk around and picnic areas. In 1905, William Jordans Mill opened, adjacent to the towns market square. William Jordan was the grandson of the Jordan family at Holme Mills near Biggleswade. This is still the home today of Jordans Cereal products, which today still prove to be very popular. Two miles from Sandy, you have the Shuttleworth collection and also the Swiss Gardens. Sandy sports centre has a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities for you to enjoy. Marshall's Mono the concrete and block paving company also operates from Sandy.
Needing transport from Sandy and surrounding villages, our local private hire taxi company, A1 Cars, can give you peace of mind that for you to arrive at your destination in time. If requiring a taxi for an airport journey, whether its holidaying or for business, travel in one of our standard or executive cars to Luton - Gatwick - Stansted - Heathrow, to name a few, or to St Pancras for the Euro Star. Planning a day at Newmarket or Huntingdon races, or even Peterborough dog racing, our Mpv (multi purpose vehicle) can accommodate that. Going on a cruise, we do journeys to the sea ports including Dover and Folkestone to name a couple