Alston Road

Postcode: M18 8RZ

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

Alston Road is located 160.92 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.69 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 29.19 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 34.35 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

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Postcodes for Alston Road

M18 8RZ
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Road is approximately 84 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: MANCHESTER EAST - MREAS
Telephone Cabinet: P34
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.4
Median Speed: 5.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 6
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alston Road

1 Thorsby Close
Sale Price: £84,500
Sale Date: 17/12/2012
8 Thorsby Close
Sale Price: £108,450
Sale Date: 05/12/2006
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Abbey Hey Primary Academy

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 577
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8PF
Telephone: 01612231592
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Abbey Hey Primary Academy

Wright Robinson College

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1644
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL
Telephone: 01613705121
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Wright Robinson College

St James' CofE Primary School Gorton

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 255
Address: Stelling Street, Gorton, M18 8LW
Telephone: 01612232423
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to St James' CofE Primary School Gorton

St Clement's CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.77 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Higher Openshaw, M11 1LR
Telephone: 01613013268
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to St Clement's CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Address: 4 Birch Hall Lane, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0XE,
NHS Sector
Equilibrium Healthcare
Distance: 3.2 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Address: Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
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Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Manchester Royal Infirmary

Address: Oxford Road, Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
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Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Royal Infirmary

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Address: Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
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Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Tiwari's Practice

Address: 63 Reddish Lane, Gorton, Manchester, M18 7JH
Telephone: 0161 2230031
Distance: 0.76 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dr Tiwari's Practice

Gorton Medical Centre

Address: Gorton Medical Centre, 46 Wellington St, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8LJ
Telephone: 0161 2231113
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Gorton Medical Centre

Florence House Medical Practice

Address: Hgr Openshaw Pcc, 1344 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JG
Telephone: 0161 3702133
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Florence House Medical Practice

Lime Square Medical Centre

Address: Lime Square, Ashton Old Road, Openshaw, Manchester, M11 1DA
Telephone: 0161 3710678
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Lime Square Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 165 Chapman Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M18 8LY
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dental Surgery

Kings Dental Centre

Address: Kings Dental Centre, Unit 3, Garratt Way, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Kings Dental Centre

Unit 3

Address: Unit 3, Garratt Way, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Unit 3

Wood Family Dental Practice

Address: Wood Family Dental Practice, 673 Manchester Road, Denton, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 2NA
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Wood Family Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gorton Library

Garratt Way, Manchester, M188HE
Telephone: 0161 227 3737
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Gorton Library

West End Library

Windsor Road, Denton, Manchester, M342HB
Telephone: 0161 336 2995
Distance: 1.47 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to West End Library

Droylsden Library

Manchester Road, Droylsden, Manchester, M436EP
Telephone:
Distance: 1.97 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Droylsden Library

East City Library

Whitworth House, Mancat Openshaw Campus, Manchester, M112WH
Telephone:
Distance: 2.05 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to East City Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gorton Station is 0.74 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Gorton

Gorton station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

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

Ryder Brow Station is 1.17 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Ryder Brow

Ryder Brow station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Belle Vue • Bredbury • Brinnington • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Strines

Fairfield Station is 1.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Fairfield

Fairfield station is operated by Northern in the Denton and Reddish area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

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

Belle Vue Station is 1.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Belle Vue

Belle Vue station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Bredbury • Brinnington • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Ryder Brow • Strines

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 13.61 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 55.77 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Road is approximately 0.83 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J24/M67/A57 - 1.73 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M60 J24/M67/A57
Junction: M67 J1/A6017 - 3.03 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 3.55 Km Away
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Junction: M67 J2/A57 - 4.27 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Petrol

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
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Tesco Extra

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Tesco Extra

Lidl

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD1270 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JJ
Distance: 1.06 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Lidl

Aldi

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD1270 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JJGarratt Way, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Aldi

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Belle Vue Stadium
Distance: 1.73 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Belle Vue Stadium

Country Park

Attraction Name: Reddish Vale Country Park
Distance: 2.2 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Reddish Vale Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: City of Manchester Stadium, Egerton Narrow Boats, The Manchester Evening News Arena, Chetham's Library, National Cycling Centre
Distance: 2.32 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to City of Manchester Stadium, Egerton Narrow Boats, The Manchester Evening News Arena, Chetham's Library, National Cycling Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Transport, Manchester Jewish Museum, Urbis
Distance: 2.91 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Museum of Transport, Manchester Jewish Museum, Urbis

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Manchester District
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Albert Square
Manchester
M60 2LA
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 234 5000
Within the electoral area of Gorton North Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Manchester, Gorton
The Member of Parliament is Afzal Khan
Details for the MP Afzal Khan on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Afzal Khan on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Afzal Khan won with a majority of 31730 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 75362
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005188
Ons Area Name:Manchester 021B
Average Age : 38.66
Population: 1714.00
Male Population: 840.00 (49.01%)
Female Population: 874.00 (50.99%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 42 (2.45%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order138
Violent-crime208
Criminal-damage-arson79
Other-crime15
Burglary64
Vehicle-crime37
Other-theft34
Shoplifting16
Theft-from-the-person4
Possession-of-weapons3
Bicycle-theft10
Robbery11
Drugs10
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alston Road

OS Reference: 389482, 396322
OS Grid Reference: SJ895963
Latitude and Longitude: 53.4632835802, -2.1584432698653
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 28.9958 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Road

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
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Greater Manchester
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