Alston Road

Postcode: FY2 0TD

Alston Road is a street in the settlement of Blackpool which is within the electoral area of Greenlands Ward in the administration area of Blackpool Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alston Road is located 202.96 miles North West from the centre of London, 17.33 miles South West from the centre of Lancaster, 29.95 miles North from the centre of Liverpool and 40.75 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

Road Name:Alston Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alston Road

FY2 0TD
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Road is approximately 15 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01253 - Blackpool
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21.4
Median Speed: 17
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 11
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alston Road

13 Alston Road
Sale Price: £122,000
Sale Date: 05/08/2016
8 Alston Road
Sale Price: £126,500
Sale Date: 09/11/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Unity Academy Blackpool

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 854
Address: Warbreck Hill Road, FY2 0TS
Telephone: 01253478129
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Unity Academy Blackpool

Layton Primary School

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 578
Address: Meyler Avenue, Layton, FY3 7DX
Telephone: 01253392179
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Layton Primary School

Moor Park Primary School

Distance: 0.88 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 401
Address: Moor Park Avenue, Bispham, FY2 0LY
Telephone: 01253353034
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Moor Park Primary School

Christ The King Catholic Academy

Distance: 0.9 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 228
Address: Rodwell Walk, Grange Park, FY3 7NJ
Telephone: 01253395985
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Christ The King Catholic Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Address: St. Walburgas Road, Blackpool, FY3 8BP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01253 394 188
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Distance: 1.62 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, FY3 8NR,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 300000
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Distance: 2.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Parkwood Hospital

Address: East Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8PW,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306980
Distance: 2.36 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Parkwood Hospital

Fleetwood Hospital

Address: Pharos Street, Fleetwood, FY7 6BE,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306053
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Distance: 9.82 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Fleetwood Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Trinity Hospice

Address: Trinity Hospice, Low Moor Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0BG
Telephone: 01253 358881
Distance: 0.51 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Trinity Hospice

Trinity Hospice Community

Address: Low Moor Road, Bispham, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0BG
Telephone: 01253 358881
Distance: 0.51 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Trinity Hospice Community

Ashfield Medical Centre

Address: Moor Pk Hlth/leisure Ctr, Bristol Avenue, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0JG
Telephone: 01253 956030
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Ashfield Medical Centre

Blackpool Extensive Care Service

Address: Moor Park Health Centre, Bristol Avenue, Blackpool, FY2 0JG
Telephone: 01253 951400
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool Extensive Care Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 81 - 83 Westcliffe Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 7DH
Distance: 0.95 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dental Surgery

Bispham Dental Clinic

Address: Bispham Dental Clinic, Bispham Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0HH
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Bispham Dental Clinic

Caro Collinson and Virdee

Address: Caro Collinson and Virdee, 112 Red Bank Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 9DZ
Distance: 1.63 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Caro Collinson and Virdee

Newton Drive Health Centre

Address: Newton Drive Health Centre, Newton Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8NX
Distance: 1.88 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Newton Drive Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Bispham Library

Devonshire Road, Blackpool, FY20HH
Telephone:
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Bispham Library

Layton Library

Talbot Road, Blackpool, FY37BD
Telephone:
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Layton Library

Boundary Library

City Learning Centre, Bathurst Avenue, Blackpool, FY37RW
Telephone:
Distance: 1.48 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Boundary Library

Blackpool Central Library

Queen Street, Blackpool, FY11PX
Telephone:
Distance: 2.46 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Layton Station is 0.4 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Layton

Layton station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool North and Cleveleys area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Deansgate • Greenfield • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kirkham & Wesham • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Todmorden • Walsden

Blackpool North Station is 2.19 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool North

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Poulton-Le-Fylde Station is 2.9 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Poulton-Le-Fylde

Poulton-Le-Fylde station is operated by Northern in the Wyre and Preston North area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Blackpool South Station is 4.59 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool South

Blackpool South station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool South area on the Blackpool South Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • 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 • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 6.78 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 56.86 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 10.02 Kilometers away
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Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 10.22 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 23.03 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Road to Heysham Ferry Terminal
Piel Island Ferry Landing is 26.7 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Road to Piel Island Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Road is approximately 1.86 miles from the A585

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M55 J4/A583/A5230 - 5.85 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M55 J4/A583/A5230
Junction: M55 J3/A585(T)/A585 - 9.96 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M55 J3/A585(T)/A585
Junction: M6 J33/A6 - 22.93 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M6 J33/A6
Junction: M6 J34/A683 - 30.98 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M6 J34/A683

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Lidl Food Store

127 Devonshire Road, Blackpool, FY3 8AX
Distance: 1.67 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Lidl Food Store

J Sainsbury PLC

80 Red Bank Road, Blackpool, FY2 9HY
Distance: 1.69 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to J Sainsbury PLC

Tesco Express

3 All Hallows Road, Blackpool, FY2 0AS
Distance: 1.69 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Tesco Express

Iceland Frozen Foods

8-10 Topping Street, Blackpool, FY1 3AX
Distance: 2.42 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Iceland Frozen Foods

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Blackpool Tramway
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool Tramway

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Blackpool Tower
Distance: 2.74 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool Tower

Zoo

Attraction Name: Blackpool Zoo
Distance: 3.07 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Blackpool Zoo

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Marsh Mill
Distance: 4.91 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Marsh Mill

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Blackpool
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PO Box 50
Town Hall
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY1 1AD
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01253 477 477
Within the electoral area of Greenlands Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blackpool North and Cleveleys
The Member of Parliament is Paul Maynard
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In the 2017 General Election Paul Maynard won with a majority of 2023 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 63967
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01012690
Ons Area Name:Blackpool 004A
Average Age : 40.55
Population: 1727.00
Male Population: 834.00 (48.29%)
Female Population: 893.00 (51.71%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 34 (1.97%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson67
Violent-crime83
Drugs3
Public-order3
Other-theft31
Robbery1
Shoplifting6
Burglary39
Vehicle-crime25
Bicycle-theft5
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alston Road

OS Reference: 332202, 438549
OS Grid Reference: SD322385
Latitude and Longitude: 53.83855221956, -3.0304353300188
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.57189 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Road

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Holyoake
Blackpool
North West
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