Alexandra Road

Postcode: OL8 2BG

Alexandra Road is a street which is within the electoral area of Alexandra Ward in the administration area of Oldham District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 163.64 miles North West from the centre of London, 7.02 miles North East from the centre of Manchester, 28.15 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 29.36 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

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

OL8 2BG
Height

Height

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

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: OLDHAM - MROLD
Telephone Cabinet: P165
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: >=30
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 6
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

11 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £138,000
Sale Date: 15/12/2010
7 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £245,000
Sale Date: 03/12/2004
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Alexandra Park Junior School

Distance: 0.11 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 359
Address: Brook Lane, OL8 2BE
Telephone: 01617708321
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Alexandra Park Junior School

Glodwick Infant and Nursery School

Distance: 0.46 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 342
Address: Glodwick Road, OL4 1AJ
Telephone: 01617708585
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Glodwick Infant and Nursery School

Greenhill Academy

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 525
Address: Harmony Street, Glodwick, OL4 1RR
Telephone: 01617703261
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Greenhill Academy

Broadfield Primary School

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 392
Address: Goddard Street, OL8 1LH
Telephone: 01616653030
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Broadfield Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 1.85 (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: 2.66 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Royal Oldham Hospital

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: 4.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tameside Hospital

North Manchester General Hospital

Address: Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5RB,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 795 4567
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Distance: 8.69 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to North Manchester General Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Addy Practice

Address: Barley Clough Medical Ctr, Nugget Street, Oldham, OL4 1BN
Telephone: 0161 9098390
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Addy Practice

Greenbank Medical Practice

Address: Barley Clough Medical Ctr, Nugget Street, Oldham, OL4 1BN
Telephone: 0161 7857910
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Greenbank Medical Practice

Intrahealth-anticoagulant Service-oldham

Address: Barleyclough Medical Ctr, Nugget Street, Oldham, OL4 1BN
Telephone: 0161 9098419
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Intrahealth-anticoagulant Service-oldham

Radcliffe Medical Practice

Address: Radcliffe Med Pract, Barley Clough Medical Ctr, Nugget Street, Oldham, OL4 1BN
Telephone: 0161 9098377
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Radcliffe Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Glodwick Dental Practice

Address: Glodwick Dental Practice, Glodwick Health Centre, 137 Glodwick Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL4 1YN
Distance: 0.66 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Glodwick Dental Practice

Marjory Lees Dental Centre

Address: Marjory Lees Dental Centre, 283 Ashton Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 1NN
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Marjory Lees Dental Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 234 Ashton Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 1QN
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 96 Union Street, Oldham, Lancashire, OL1 1DU
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Oldham Library

Greaves Street, Oldham, OL11AL
Telephone: 01617 708036
Distance: 1.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Oldham Library

Fitton Hill Library

Fir Tree Avenue, Fitton Hill, Fitton Hill, OL82QP
Telephone: 0161 770 5820
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Fitton Hill Library

Lees Library

Thomas Street, Lees, Olden, OL45DA
Telephone: 0161 633 5764
Distance: 1.93 Kilometres
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Northmoor Library

Chadderton Way, Oldham, OL96DH
Telephone: 0161 633 1168
Distance: 2.22 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Northmoor Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Mossley (Greater Manchester) Station is 4.37 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

Moston Station is 4.78 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Moston

Moston station is operated by Northern in the Blackley and Broughton area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Atherton • Batley • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Brighouse • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Cottingley • Daisy Hill • Dewsbury • Hag Fold • Hebden Bridge • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mytholmroyd • Orrell • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Greenfield Station is 5.75 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Greenfield

Greenfield station is operated by Northern in the Oldham East and Saddleworth 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 • Hag Fold • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • 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

Guide Bridge Station is 6.52 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 22.22 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 47.25 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 2.07 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 3.2 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J22/A62/A6104
Junction: M60 J21/A663(T)/A663 - 4 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J21/A663(T)/A663
Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 5.74 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M60 J20/A664/A6104 - 7.05 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M60 J20/A664/A6104

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Watan Superstore

155 Waterloo Street, Oldham, Oldham, OL4 1EN
Distance: 0.51 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Watan Superstore

Worldwide Foods

155 Waterloo Street, Oldham, Oldham, OL4 1EN169 Glodwick Road, Oldham, Oldham, OL4 1AR
Distance: 0.52 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Worldwide Foods

Home Bargains

Unit B2 Alexandra Centre Retail Park, Park Road, Oldham, OL4 1SA
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Home Bargains

The Food Warehouse

Unit 2B, Alexandra Centre Retail Park, Park Road, Oldham, OL4 1SA
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Food Warehouse

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Park Bridge Heritage Centre
Distance: 1.42 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Park Bridge Heritage Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Oldham Art Gallery and Museum
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Oldham Art Gallery and Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.72 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 2.87 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Daisy Nook Country Park

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Oldham District
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre
West Street
Oldham
Lancashire
OL1 1UG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 770 3000
Within the electoral area of Alexandra Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Oldham East and Saddleworth
The Member of Parliament is Debbie Abrahams
Details for the MP Debbie Abrahams on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Debbie Abrahams won with a majority of 8182 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 72184
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005326
Ons Area Name:Oldham 022B
Average Age : 32.09
Population: 3008.00
Male Population: 1448.00 (48.14%)
Female Population: 1560.00 (51.86%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 39 (1.3%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime293
Possession-of-weapons15
Drugs19
Criminal-damage-arson94
Public-order158
Shoplifting83
Other-theft50
Other-crime18
Burglary52
Vehicle-crime54
Bicycle-theft2
Robbery12
Theft-from-the-person11
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: 393448, 404015
OS Grid Reference: SD934040
Latitude and Longitude: 53.532503710827, -2.0988602603411
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 35.5938 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Glodwick
Oldham
Greater Manchester
North West
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