Alker Street

Postcode: PR7 2DA

Alker Street is a street in the settlement of Chorley which is within the electoral area of Chorley North West Ward in the administration area of Chorley District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alker Street is located 182.76 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.96 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 22.28 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 28.23 miles South from the centre of Lancaster.

Road Name:Alker Street
Road Type:residential
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PR7 2DA
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alker Street is approximately 10.8369 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 93 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alker Street is a river called River Chor which is approximately 1.43249 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alker Street is approximately 93 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01257
Telephone Exchange: CHORLEY - LCCHO
Telephone Cabinet: P63
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 29.9
Median Speed: 24
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alker Street

9 Alker Street
Sale Price: £77,000
Sale Date: 31/03/2016
15 Alker Street
Sale Price: £73,000
Sale Date: 09/01/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Chorley Astley Park School

Distance: 0.44 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 162
Address: Harrington Road, PR7 1JZ
Telephone: 01257262227
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alker Street to Chorley Astley Park School

Duke Street Primary School

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 306
Address: Duke Street, PR7 3DU
Telephone: 01257239950
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alker Street to Duke Street Primary School

Duke Street Nursery School

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 80
Address: Duke Street, PR7 3DU
Telephone: 01257262430
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alker Street to Duke Street Nursery School

Gillibrand Primary School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 196
Address: Grosvenor Road, PR7 2PJ
Telephone: 01257274983
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alker Street to Gillibrand Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Chorley and South Ribble Hospital

Address: Chorley and South Ribble Hospital, Preston Road, Chorley, PR7 1PP,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01257 261222
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Distance: 1.68 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Chorley and South Ribble Hospital

Euxton Hall Hospital

Address: Wigan Road, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6DY,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01257 276261
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Distance: 2.9 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Euxton Hall Hospital

Wrightington Hospital

Address: Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9EP,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 8.45 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Wrightington Hospital

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, WN1 2NN,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 10.39 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Community Health & Eyecare Limited

Address: Regent House Surgery, 21 Regent Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2DH
Telephone: 01253 655205
Distance: 0.08 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Community Health & Eyecare Limited

Regent House Surgery

Address: Regent House Surgery, 21 Regent Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2DH
Telephone: 01257 264842
Distance: 0.08 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Regent House Surgery

Library House Surgery

Address: Library House Surgery, Avondale Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2AD
Telephone: 01257 262081
Distance: 0.1 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Library House Surgery

Dr R Baghdjian Surgery

Address: Chorley Health Centre, Collison Avenue, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2TH
Telephone: 01257 513950
Distance: 0.18 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Dr R Baghdjian Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Chorley Orthodontic Suite

Address: Chorley Orthodontic Suite, 18 West Street, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2SJ
Distance: 0.19 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Chorley Orthodontic Suite

Chorley Health Centre

Address: Chorley Health Centre, Collison Avenue, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2PA
Distance: 0.23 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Chorley Health Centre

Westbank Dental Practice

Address: Westbank Dental Practice, 9 Westbank, off St Thomas Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 1JF
Distance: 0.25 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Westbank Dental Practice

Red Rose Dental Group

Address: Red Rose Dental Group, 8 Dole Lane, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2RL
Distance: 0.27 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Red Rose Dental Group
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Chorley Library

Union Street, Lancs, PR71EB
Telephone: 01257 277 222
Distance: 0.51 Kilometres
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Directions from Alker Street to Chorley Library

Euxton Library

St Marys Gate, Euxton, Chorley, PR76AH
Telephone: 01257 265430
Distance: 3.4 Kilometres
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Coppull Library

Spendmore Lane, Coppull, Chorley, PR75DF
Telephone: 01257 791 426
Distance: 3.97 Kilometres
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Directions from Alker Street to Coppull Library

Adlington Library

Railway Road, Adlington, PR69RG
Telephone: 01257 480525
Distance: 4.58 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Chorley Station is 0.58 Kilometers away

Directions from Alker Street to Chorley

Chorley station is operated by Northern in the Chorley area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • Furness Vale • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Oxenholme Lake District • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Whaley Bridge • Windermere • Woodsmoor

Euxton Balshaw Lane Station is 2.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Alker Street to Euxton Balshaw Lane

Euxton Balshaw Lane station is operated by Northern in the Chorley area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Blackpool North • Broad Green • Bryn • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Garswood • Huyton • Kirkham & Wesham • Leyland • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Roby • St.Helens Central • Thatto Heath • Wavertree Technology Park • Wigan North Western

Buckshaw Parkway Station is 3 Kilometers away

Directions from Alker Street to Buckshaw Parkway

Buckshaw Parkway station is operated by Northern in the Chorley area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Burneside • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • Furness Vale • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Oxenholme Lake District • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Whaley Bridge • Windermere • Woodsmoor

Adlington (Lancashire) Station is 4.7 Kilometers away

Directions from Alker Street to Adlington (Lancashire)

Adlington (Lancashire) station is operated by Northern in the Chorley area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Stockport • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Whaley Bridge • Woodsmoor

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 30.22 Kilometers away Directions from Alker Street to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 37.72 Kilometers away Directions from Alker Street to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 40.14 Kilometers away Directions from Alker Street to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 68.47 Kilometers away Directions from Alker Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 33.63 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 36.27 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 36.29 Kilometers away
Directions from Alker Street to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal
Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 36.77 Kilometers away
Directions from Alker Street to Seacombe Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alker Street is approximately 1.10 miles from the M61

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M61 J8/A6/A674 - 2.24 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J28/B5256 - 5.72 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J1/M6 J29 - 7.4 Km Away
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Junction: M61 J9/M65 J2 - 7.48 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Makinsons Superstore

Makinsons, 112A Devonshire Road, Chorley, PR7 2DJ
Distance: 0.09 Kilometres
Directions from Alker Street to Makinsons Superstore

E H Booth & Co Ltd

Booths Supermarket, New Market Street, Chorley, PR7 1DB
Distance: 0.42 Kilometres
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Asda Stores Ltd

ASDA, Bolton Street, Chorley, PR7 3DL
Distance: 0.43 Kilometres
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Iceland Frozen Foods plc

Iceland, 34 Market Walk, Chorley, PR7 1DE
Distance: 0.45 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Hall
Distance: 1.2 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Hall

Country Park

Attraction Name: Yarrow Valley Park Country Park
Distance: 2 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Yarrow Valley Park Country Park

Historic House

Attraction Name: Astley Hall
Distance: 2.06 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Astley Hall

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Yarrow Valley Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.18 (km)
Directions from Alker Street to Yarrow Valley Visitor Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Chorley District
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Civic Offices
Union Street
Chorley
Lancashire
PR7 1AL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01257 515 151
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Chorley North West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Chorley
The Member of Parliament is Hoyle, Lindsay
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024936
Ons Area Name:Chorley 010A
Average Age : 40.89
Population: 1546.00
Male Population: 798.00 (51.62%)
Female Population: 748.00 (48.38%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 16 (1.03%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Reducing the fear of crime and anti-social behaviour is the main focus of the team and building the confidence local communities have in the police service, to identify, prioritise and successfully deal with the main issues.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Other-theft27
Shoplifting36
Criminal-damage-arson27
Burglary30
Vehicle-crime18
Other-crime3
Public-order4
Bicycle-theft1
Robbery1
Drugs4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alker Street

OS Reference: 358109, 417356
OS Grid Reference: SD581174
Latitude and Longitude: 53.650793459839, -2.6338464476076
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 10.8369 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alker Street

Map Number: 108
Map Name: Liverpool
Chorley
Lancashire
North West
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