Alford Fold

Postcode: PR2 3UU

Alford Fold is a street in the settlement of Fulwood which is within the electoral area of Greyfriars Ward in the administration area of Preston District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alford Fold is located 192.9 miles North West from the centre of London, 17.73 miles South from the centre of Lancaster, 29.03 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 29.32 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

Road Name:Alford Fold
Road Type:residential
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PR2 3UU
Height

Height

The Central point of Alford Fold is approximately 44 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01772 - Preston
Area Code: 01995 - Garstang
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 8
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Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alford Fold

6 Alford Fold
Sale Price: £187,500
Sale Date: 13/10/2016
15 Alford Fold
Sale Price: £198,000
Sale Date: 28/05/2015
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Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Our Lady and St Edward's Catholic Primary School, Preston

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Lightfoot Lane, Fulwood, PR2 3LP
Telephone: 01772862305
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alford Fold to Our Lady and St Edward's Catholic Primary School, Preston

Harris Primary School

Distance: 0.74 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: Wychnor, Fulwood, PR2 7EE
Telephone: 01772864135
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alford Fold to Harris Primary School

Fulwood Academy

Distance: 0.92 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 727
Address: Black Bull Lane, PR2 9YR
Telephone: 01772719060
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alford Fold to Fulwood Academy

Fulwood, St Peter's Church of England Primary School and Nursery

Distance: 1.05 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 246
Address: Meadowfield, Fulwood, PR2 9RE
Telephone: 01772864550
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alford Fold to Fulwood, St Peter's Church of England Primary School and Nursery
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Preston Hospital

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 716565
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Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Royal Preston Hospital

Fulwood Hall Hospital

Address: Midgery Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9SZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01772 704111
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Distance: 2.65 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Fulwood Hall Hospital

Priory Hospital Preston

Address: Rosemary Lane, Bartle, Preston, PR4 0HB,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01772 691 122
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Distance: 4.16 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Priory Hospital Preston

Ribbleton Hospital

Address: Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6LS,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 401600
Distance: 4.95 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Ribbleton Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Beech Drive Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 17-19 Beech Drive,fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3NB
Telephone: 01772 214770
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Beech Drive Surgery

Dr D C Patel & Partners

Address: Broadway Surgery, 2 Broadway, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9TH
Telephone: 01772 645665
Distance: 0.61 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Dr D C Patel & Partners

Gtd Healthcare Preston Ooh

Address: Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane North, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
Telephone: 0161 3373465
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Gtd Healthcare Preston Ooh

Preston Primary Care Centre Ooh

Address: Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane, Preston, PR2 9HT
Telephone: 01772 713016
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Preston Primary Care Centre Ooh
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Oasis Dental Care Ltd

Address: Oasis Dental Care Ltd, 25 Beech Drive, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3NB
Distance: 0.31 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Oasis Dental Care Ltd

Dental Dept.

Address: Dental Dept., Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Dental Dept.

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 262 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HD
Distance: 1.09 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 109a Black Bull Lane, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3QA
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Fulwood Library

Garstang Road, Fulwood, PR29RX
Telephone: 01772 719 082
Distance: 0.66 Kilometres
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Directions from Alford Fold to Fulwood Library

Ingol Library

Ventnor Place, Ingol, Preston, PR23YX
Telephone: 01772 720483
Distance: 2.15 Kilometres
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Directions from Alford Fold to Ingol Library

Sharoe Green Library

8 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR28ED
Telephone: 01772 719071
Distance: 2.36 Kilometres
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Savick Library

West Park Avenue, Savick, Preston, PR21UH
Telephone: 01772 729119
Distance: 3.53 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Preston Station is 4.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Alford Fold to Preston

Preston station is operated by Virgin Trains (West Coast) in the Preston area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Acton Main Line • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Askam • Aspatria • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Bradford Interchange • Braystones • Brierfield • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Junction • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Corkickle • Coventry • Crewe • Cross Gates • Croston • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Dent • Disley • Dove Holes • Drigg • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Edinburgh • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garsdale • Garswood • Gatley • Glasgow Central • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Greenfield • Halifax • Hapton • Harrington • Haymarket • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huncoat • Huyton • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkby-In-Furness • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Langwathby • Layton • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lichfield Trent Valley • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lockerbie • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Maryport • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Millom • Mills Hill • Milton Keynes Central • Moss Side • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Motherwell • Nelson • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Ormskirk • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Penrith • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ravenglass • Ribblehead • Rishton • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rufford • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Salwick • Sandwell & Dudley • Seascale • Sellafield • Settle • Silecroft • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southall • Sowerby Bridge • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • St.Bees • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Tamworth Low Level • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Whitehaven • Wigan North Western • Wigton • Windermere • Wolverhampton • Woodsmoor • Workington • York

Salwick Station is 6.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Alford Fold to Salwick

Salwick station is operated by Northern in the Fylde area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Colne • Hapton • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • Pleasington • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Lostock Hall Station is 8.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Alford Fold to Lostock Hall

Lostock Hall station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Bamber Bridge Station is 8.59 Kilometers away

Directions from Alford Fold to Bamber Bridge

Bamber Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 21.12 Kilometers away Directions from Alford Fold to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 51.6 Kilometers away Directions from Alford Fold to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 56.6 Kilometers away Directions from Alford Fold to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 70.07 Kilometers away Directions from Alford Fold to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 23.34 Kilometers away
Directions from Alford Fold to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing
Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 23.74 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 29.29 Kilometers away
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Piel Island Ferry Landing is 42 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alford Fold is approximately 0.38 miles from the M55

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M55 J1/A6/B6241 - 0.68 Km Away
Directions from Alford Fold to M55 J1/A6/B6241
Junction: M6 J32/M55 J0 - 1.98 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J31A/B6242 - 4.2 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J31/A59 - 6.53 Km Away
Directions from Alford Fold to M6 J31/A59

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

E H Booth Co Ltd

256 Sharoe Green Lane, Preston, PR2 9HD
Distance: 1.09 Kilometres
Directions from Alford Fold to E H Booth Co Ltd

Cadley Spar

256 Sharoe Green Lane, Preston, PR2 9HD116-118 Woodplumpton Road, Preston, PR2 3TF
Distance: 2.14 Kilometres
Directions from Alford Fold to Cadley Spar

Co-Operative Late Shop

256 Sharoe Green Lane, Preston, PR2 9HD116-118 Woodplumpton Road, Preston, PR2 3TF15-17 Granton Walk, Preston, PR2 3YX
Distance: 2.15 Kilometres
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Sharoe Green Off Licence

256 Sharoe Green Lane, Preston, PR2 9HD116-118 Woodplumpton Road, Preston, PR2 3TF15-17 Granton Walk, Preston, PR2 3YX75 Watling Street Road, Preston, PR2 8EA
Distance: 2.26 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Queen's Lancashire
Distance: 3.29 (km)
Directions from Alford Fold to Museum of Queen's Lancashire

Museum

Attraction Name: Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum
Distance: 4.16 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 4.22 (km)
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Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 4.77 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Preston District
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Town Hall
Lancaster Road
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2RL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01772 906 900
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Greyfriars Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wyre and Preston North
The Member of Parliament is Ben Wallace
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In the 2017 General Election Ben Wallace won with a majority of 12246 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72319
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025259
Ons Area Name:Preston 003C
Average Age : 44.35
Population: 2065.00
Male Population: 1002.00 (48.52%)
Female Population: 1063.00 (51.48%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.53%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01772 209441
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime12
Burglary4
Other-theft6
Public-order3
Criminal-damage-arson5
Bicycle-theft3
Vehicle-crime2
Other-crime2
Theft-from-the-person2
Shoplifting2
Robbery3
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alford Fold

OS Reference: 352579, 433469
OS Grid Reference: SD526335
Latitude and Longitude: 53.795151697927, -2.7199829497916
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.13389 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alford Fold

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Sharoe Green
Preston
Lancashire
North West
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