Alexandra Road

Postcode: OL6 8LG

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Ashton-under-Lyne which is within the electoral area of St. Peters Ward in the administration area of Tameside District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 161.14 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.34 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 26.98 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 30.96 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

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

OL6 8LG
OL6 8LH
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 34.2286 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 121 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a canal called Ashton Canal which is approximately 0.777262 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 121 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE - MRASH
Telephone Cabinet: P20
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 12.6
Median Speed: 15.9
Maximum Speed: 17
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

80 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £151,500
Sale Date: 23/12/2016
68 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £84,000
Sale Date: 07/10/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St James CofE Primary School, Ashton-under-Lyne

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Romney Street, OL6 9HU
Telephone: 01613302008
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to St James CofE Primary School, Ashton-under-Lyne

Canon Johnson CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.44 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: Elgin Street, OL7 9DD
Telephone: 01613303169
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Canon Johnson CofE Primary School

The Heys Primary School

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 259
Address: Whiteacre Road, OL6 9NS
Telephone: 01613301847
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Heys Primary School

Hurst Knoll St James' Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.58 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 227
Address: Ladbrooke Road, OL6 8JS
Telephone: 01613304049
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hurst Knoll St James' Church of England Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Tameside Hospital

Address: Fountain St, Ashton Under Lyne, OL6 9RW,
NHS Sector
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 331 6000
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Distance: 1.41 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tameside Hospital

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 4.57 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Royal Oldham Hospital

Address: Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 624 0420
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Distance: 6.95 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Royal Oldham Hospital

Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Address: 4 Birch Hall Lane, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0XE,
NHS Sector
Equilibrium Healthcare
Distance: 8.58 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bigfoot Independent Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Bedford House Medical Centre

Address: Bedford House Medical Ctr, Glebe Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HD
Telephone: 0161 3309880
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford House Medical Centre

Tame Valley Medical Centre

Address: Tame Valley Medical Ctr., Glebe Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HD
Telephone: 0161 3307747
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tame Valley Medical Centre

Chapel Street Medical Centre

Address: Chapel Street Medical Ctr, Chapel Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6EW
Telephone: 0161 3399292
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Chapel Street Medical Centre

Albion Medical Practice

Address: Albion Medical Practice, 1 Albion Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HF
Telephone: 0161 2148710
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Albion Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 94 Henrietta Street, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8NX
Distance: 0.12 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Penny Meadow Dentist

Address: Penny Meadow Dentist, 53 Penny Meadow, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HE
Distance: 0.42 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Penny Meadow Dentist

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Glebe Street, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HD
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Crickets Lane Health Centre

Address: Crickets Lane Health Centre, Crickets Lane, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6NG
Distance: 0.5 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Crickets Lane Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Tameside Central Library

Old Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL67SG
Telephone:
Distance: 0.68 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Tameside Central Library

Hurst Library

Nook Lane, Hurst, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL69HN
Telephone:
Distance: 1.33 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Hurst Library

Centre for the Visually Impaired, Duckinfield Library

Concord Way, Dukinfield, Tameside, SK164DB
Telephone:
Distance: 1.92 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Centre for the Visually Impaired, Duckinfield Library

Dukinfield Library

Concord Way, Dukinfield, SK164DB
Telephone:
Distance: 1.92 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Guide Bridge Station is 2.44 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Guide Bridge

Guide Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ashton-under-Lyne area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Denton • Dinting • Fairfield • Flowery Field • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Hadfield • Hattersley • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Newton For Hyde • Reddish South • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Stalybridge • Stockport • Woodley

Hyde North Station is 3.15 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Hyde North

Hyde North station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Fairfield • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hyde Central • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Woodley

Flowery Field Station is 3.53 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Flowery Field

Flowery Field station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Dinting • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hadfield • Hattersley • Manchester Piccadilly • Newton For Hyde

Mossley (Greater Manchester) Station is 4.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Mossley (Greater Manchester)

Mossley (Greater Manchester) station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the NTP: Leeds - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burscough Bridge • Chorley • Clifton • Daisy Hill • Deighton • Dewsbury • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Upholland • Walkden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 18.85 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 50.57 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 53.33 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 70.07 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing is 129.94 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing
Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing is 133.06 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.04 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 1.93 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M67 J2/A57 - 4.09 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M67 J2/A57
Junction: M67 J1/A6017 - 4.1 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M67 J1/A6017
Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 4.5 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J22/A62/A6104

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Stores

Aldi Stores Ltd, 109 Wellington Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7FN
Distance: 0.51 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Aldi Stores

Warsaw Superstore Ltd

Warsaw Superstore Ltd, 143 Stamford Street Central, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 6XJ
Distance: 0.58 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Warsaw Superstore Ltd

Asda Superstore

Asda Stores Ltd, Cavendish Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7PF
Distance: 0.88 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Asda Superstore

Asda Superstore

Food Market, Queens Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 8ER
Distance: 1.3 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Asda Superstore

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Portland Basin Museum, The Museum of the Manchesters, Setantii
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Portland Basin Museum, The Museum of the Manchesters, Setantii

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 2.33 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Daisy Nook Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Astley Cheetham Art Gallery
Distance: 2.67 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Astley Cheetham Art Gallery

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tameside District
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Council Offices
Wellington Road
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 6DL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 342 8355
Within the electoral area of St. Peters Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Ashton-under-Lyne
The Member of Parliament is Angela Rayner
Details for the MP Angela Rayner on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Angela Rayner won with a majority of 11295 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 65751
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005949
Ons Area Name:Tameside 006D
Average Age : 41.59
Population: 1557.00
Male Population: 759.00 (48.75%)
Female Population: 798.00 (51.25%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 26 (1.67%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime210
Vehicle-crime52
Burglary48
Public-order73
Drugs11
Other-crime8
Theft-from-the-person10
Criminal-damage-arson69
Robbery14
Shoplifting45
Other-theft36
Possession-of-weapons6
Bicycle-theft9
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: 393919, 399569
OS Grid Reference: SJ939996
Latitude and Longitude: 53.492542363518, -2.0916672684257
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 34.2286 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Hurst Brook
Tameside
Greater Manchester
North West
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