The Car Hire Co – Colindale, London –
The Car Hire Co is situated in Colindale, North London and is a
self drive car and van hire company. The Car Hire Co makes van,
car hire and minibus hire easy by utilising our online booking engine
to make a car hire, van hire or minibus hire reservation. The Car
Hire Co terms are very competitive with other car hire companies
and our car hire rental agents offer an excellent service to meet
all your car hire, minibus hire and van hire requirements for the
North London location. We are located next to the Asda Car Park
on the Edgware road. We also offer a delivery and collection service
to your door.
Colindale is home to many North London institutions. These include
the British Library newspaper depository, Royal Air force Museum,
Barnet College and the Peel Centre which is better know as Hendon
Police College. The tributary of the River Brent is called the Silk
Stream and this runs from north to south. Built on the former Hendon
Aerodrome is the Grahame Park Estate.
In the ancient parish of Hendon there was a dale between Mill Hill
and The Borroughs. In the middle of the 20th century it then included
the part of Edgware Road between The Hyde and Burnt Oak.
Colindale Lodge, Colindale Farm and a few cottages were the only
buildings in this area which was named after a 16th century family.
All of the properties were on Collindale Lane which in medieval
period had been a route out of London to the Edgware Road. At the
end of the 16th century it was not used that frequently and became
known as Ancient Street.
Colindale Hospital was set up in 1898 as an asylum for long term
sickness because Colindale property was cheap and attractive to
developers. Also built in the area in 1907 was The Government Lymph
Establishment which was making vaccines. Unfortunately, by 1996
most of the hospital had been closed and the majority of this now
If you need car hire within the Colindale area contact our professional
and helpful rental agents who will be able to answer any of your
queries regarding car, van or minibus hire.