Alexandra Road

Postcode: NP13 2LQ

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Abertillery governed by Abertillery Community council in the administration area of Blaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent Council located in the Wales Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 130.84 miles West from the centre of London, 16.83 miles North from the centre of Cardiff, 28.84 miles South West from the centre of Hereford and 29.6 miles North West from the centre of Bristol.

Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

NP13 2LQ
NP13 2LG
NP13 2LH
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 15.7878 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 194 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a river called Afon Ebwy Fch also known as Ebbw Fach River which is approximately 0.132259 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 194 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01495 - Pontypool
Area Code: 01873 - Abergavenny
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13
Median Speed: 16.8
Maximum Speed: 20.9
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 28
water

Water and Drainage Details

Dwr Cymru Welsh Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

96 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £51,500
Sale Date: 14/03/2016
51 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £46,000
Sale Date: 09/07/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Priory Hospital Ty Gwyn Hall

Address: Llantilio Pertholey, Abergavenny, Gwent,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01873 856 004
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Distance: 15.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Hospital Ty Gwyn Hall

Partnerships in Care Llanarth Court Hospital

Address: Llanarth Raglan, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire,
Independent Sector
Partnerships In Care Ltd
Telephone: 01873 840 555
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Distance: 17.4 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Partnerships in Care Llanarth Court Hospital

Priory Hospital Cefn Carnau

Address: Cefn Carnau Lane, Thornhill, Caerphilly,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 02920 883 345
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Distance: 19.39 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Hospital Cefn Carnau

Priory Hospital Aberdare

Address: Farm Road, Aberaman, Aberdare,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01685 888 480
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Distance: 20.34 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Priory Hospital Aberdare
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Six Bells Medical Centre

Address: Six Bells Medical Centre, Eastville Road Six Bells, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 2PB
Telephone: 01495 322900
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Six Bells Medical Centre

Abertillery Group

Address: Abertillery Group, the Bridge Centre, Foundry Bridge, Abertillery, NP13 1BQ
Telephone: 01495 360669
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Abertillery Group

Cwm Calon

Address: Cwm Calon, the Bridge Centre, Foundry Bridge, Abertillery, NP13 1BQ
Telephone: 01495 322682
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cwm Calon

Dr Ch Roy's Practice

Address: The Bridge Centre, Foundry Bridge, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 1BQ
Telephone: 01495 322635
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dr Ch Roy's Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

24 King Street

Address: 24 King Street, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 1AD
Distance: 0.68 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to 24 King Street

Abertillery Dental Practice

Address: Abertillery Dental Practice, 3a Somerset Street, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 1DJ
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Abertillery Dental Practice

Church Street Dental Surgery

Address: Church Street Dental Surgery, 1a Church Street, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 1DA
Distance: 0.86 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Church Street Dental Surgery

The Bridge Centre Health Centre

Address: The Bridge Centre Health Centre, Foundry Bridge, Abertillery, Gwent, NP13 1BQ
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Bridge Centre Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Abertillery Library

Station Hill, Abertillery, NP131TE
Telephone:
Distance: 1.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Abertillery Library

Cwm Library

Canning Street, Cwm, NP237RW
Telephone:
Distance: 4.26 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Cwm Library

Blaina Library

Reading Institute, High Street, Blaina, NP133BN
Telephone:
Distance: 4.99 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Blaina Library

Oakdale Library

Central Buildings , Cwrt Cwmderwen, NP120JT
Telephone: 01495 223545
Distance: 6.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Oakdale Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Llanhilleth Station is 2.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Llanhilleth

Llanhilleth station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Blaenau Gwent area on the Ebbw Valley Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Cardiff Central • Crosskeys • Ebbw Vale Parkway • Ebbw Vale Town • Llansamlet • Neath • Newbridge • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Risca and Pontymister • Rogerstone • Skewen • Swansea

Ebbw Vale Parkway Station is 5.9 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Ebbw Vale Parkway

Ebbw Vale Parkway station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Blaenau Gwent area on the Ebbw Valley Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Cardiff Central • Crosskeys • Ebbw Vale Town • Llanhilleth • Llansamlet • Neath • Newbridge • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Risca and Pontymister • Rogerstone • Skewen • Swansea

Newbridge Station is 6.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Newbridge

Newbridge station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Islwyn area on the Ebbw Valley Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Cardiff Central • Crosskeys • Ebbw Vale Parkway • Ebbw Vale Town • Llanhilleth • Llansamlet • Neath • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Risca and Pontymister • Rogerstone • Skewen • Swansea

Brithdir Station is 7.04 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Brithdir

Brithdir station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney area on the South Wales Valleys stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aber • Bargoed • Barry • Barry Docks • Barry Island • Cadoxton • Caerphilly • Cardiff Central • Cardiff Queen Street • Cogan • Dinas Powys • Dingle Road • Eastbrook • Energlyn & Churchill Park • Gilfach Fargoed • Grangetown (South Glamorgan) • Heath High Level • Hengoed • Lisvane and Thornhill • Llanbradach • Llanishen • Penarth • Pengam • Pontlottyn • Rhymney • Tir-Phil • Ystrad Mynach

Airports

Nearest Airports

Cardiff International Airport is 38.98 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 47.32 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Bristol International Airport
Swansea Airport is 66.13 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Swansea Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 69.31 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Gloucestershire Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal is 20.62 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal
Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop is 27.21 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop
Taffs Mead Waterbus Stop is 27.93 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Taffs Mead Waterbus Stop
Clarence Embankment Waterbus Stop is 29.04 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Clarence Embankment Waterbus Stop
Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M4 J26/A4051 - 16.13 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M4 J26/A4051
Junction: M4 J27/B4591 - 16.77 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M4 J27/B4591
Junction: M4 J25/B4596 - 16.95 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M4 J25/B4596
Junction: M4 J28/A48/A4072 - 18.61 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M4 J28/A48/A4072

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative Group Ltd

64 Stanley Road, Garndiffaith, Pontypool, NP4 7LH
Distance: 4.39 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Co-operative Group Ltd

One Stop Stores Ltd

64 Stanley Road, Garndiffaith, Pontypool, NP4 7LH18 Broad Street, Abersychan, Pontypool, NP4 7BQ
Distance: 4.83 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to One Stop Stores Ltd

Nisa

Nisa Stores, Lon Maes Yr Haf, Croespenmaen, Crumlin, NP11 3BJ
Distance: 5.44 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Nisa

One Stop Shop

Nisa Stores, Lon Maes Yr Haf, Croespenmaen, Crumlin, NP11 3BJ58 Abernant Road, Markham, Blackwood, NP12 0PR
Distance: 5.7 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to One Stop Shop

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Museum

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Six Bells Mining Monument
Distance: 0.77 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Six Bells Mining Monument

Country Park

Attraction Name: Pen-y-fan Pond Country Park
Distance: 3.81 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Pen-y-fan Pond Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: Big Pit National Museum of Mining (World Heritage Site)
Distance: 5.59 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Big Pit National Museum of Mining (World Heritage Site)

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Blaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent
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Telephone Number:
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blaenau Gwent
The Member of Parliament is Smith, Nick
Within the area of Abertillery Community Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: W01001477
Ons Area Name:Blaenau Gwent 009E
Average Age : 41.94
Population: 1443.00
Male Population: 717.00 (49.69%)
Female Population: 726.00 (50.31%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 40 (2.77%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Welcome to the Six Bells Neighbourhood Policing Team pages. We are committed to protecting and reassuring you through working with the local community and our partners to tackle local problems. Six Bells is part of the Abertillery Neighbourhood Policing Team.

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Telephone: 01495 233 943
Policing Links:
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime10
Criminal-damage-arson8
Other-theft5
Shoplifting4
Public-order2
Burglary7
Drugs1
Robbery1
Vehicle-crime3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Origin of the Road Name Alexandra Road

Alexandra Road is named after Queen Alexandra.

Alexandra of Denmark was born in Copenhagen Denmark on the 1st December 1844.  She married Queen Victoria’s son Albert Edward Prince of Wales in 1863 to become Princess of Wales.

Together they had six children the second son would later be crowned Kind George V.

Following the death of Queen Victoria in 1901 Albert Edward became Edward VII and Alexandra Queen Alexandra.

Following Edwards’s death aged 68 in 1910 and the coronation of her son George. Alexandra became Queen Mother.  She died following a heart attack at Sandringham, Norfolk in 1925 aged 80.

Location details

Location Details

Alexandra Road

OS Reference: 322115, 203418
OS Grid Reference: SO221034
Latitude and Longitude: 51.723610118458, -3.1277080516471
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 15.7878 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 171
Map Name: Cardiff & Newport
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