Alston Street

Postcode: NE8 2XP

Alston Street is a street in the settlement of Gateshead which is within the electoral area of Lobley Hill and Bensham Ward in the administration area of Gateshead District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Alston Street is located 246.74 miles North from the centre of London, 1.5 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 52.61 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 72.01 miles North from the centre of York.

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

NE8 2XP
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alston Street is approximately 0.779294 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 28 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alston Street is a tidal river called River Tyne which is approximately 0.940226 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Street is approximately 28 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: GATESHEAD - NEGHD
Telephone Cabinet: P34
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: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alston Street

10 Alston Street
Sale Price: £165,500
Sale Date: 15/04/2005
6 Alston Street
Sale Price: £66,500
Sale Date: 06/08/1999
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Bensham Grove Nursery School

Distance: 0.14 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 73
Address: Sidney Grove, Bensham, NE8 2XD
Telephone: 01914334090
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Street to Bensham Grove Nursery School

St Aidan's Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.25 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 235
Address: Derwentwater Road, NE8 2HQ
Telephone: 01914772690
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Street to St Aidan's Church of England Primary School

Eslington Primary School

Distance: 0.31 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 49
Address: Hazel Road, NE8 2EP
Telephone: 01914334131
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Street to Eslington Primary School

Brighton Avenue Primary School

Distance: 0.44 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 301
Address: Brighton Road, NE8 1XS
Telephone: 01914218080
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Street to Brighton Avenue Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bensham Hospital

Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead, NE8 4YL,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 0.93 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Bensham Hospital

Dunston Hill Hospital

Address: Dunston Hill, Gateshead, NE11 9QT,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 2.7 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Dunston Hill Hospital

Diabetes Centre

Address: Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 6BE,
NHS Sector
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 2.84 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Diabetes Centre

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Address: Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 2.87 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Bensham Family Practice

Address: Bensham Family Practice, Sidney Grove, Bensham, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 2XB
Telephone: 0191 4776955
Distance: 0.11 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Bensham Family Practice

108 Rawling Road(rawling Road Practice)

Address: 108 Rawling Road, Bensham, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4QR
Telephone: 0191 4203255
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to 108 Rawling Road(rawling Road Practice)

Second Street Surgery

Address: Second Street, Bensham, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 2UR
Telephone: 0191 4772430
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Second Street Surgery

1 Rawling Road(the Medical Centre)

Address: The Medical Centre, 1 Rawling Road, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4QS
Telephone: 0191 4772180
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to 1 Rawling Road(the Medical Centre)
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Bensham Dental Practice

Address: Bensham Dental Practice, 24 Saltwell Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 4XE
Distance: 0.33 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Bensham Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 15 Regent Terrace, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1LU
Distance: 1.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Dental Surgery

K S Bamrah and Associates

Address: K S Bamrah and Associates, 27a Jackson Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EE
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to K S Bamrah and Associates

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 1 Spoor Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9BD
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gateshead Central Library

Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE84LN
Telephone: 0191 433 3000
Distance: 1.1 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Street to Gateshead Central Library

Dunston Library

Ellison Road, Dunston, Gateshead, NE119SS
Telephone: 0191 433 5690
Distance: 1.51 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Street to Dunston Library

Sunderland Road Library

Herbert Street, Gateshead, NE83PA
Telephone: 0191 433 6415
Distance: 1.85 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Street to Sunderland Road Library

Lobley Hill Library

Lobley Hill Road, Scafell Gardens, Gateshead, NE110AL
Telephone: 0191 433 6405
Distance: 1.87 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Street to Lobley Hill Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Dunston Station is 1.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Street to Dunston

Dunston station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

Manors Station is 2.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Street to Manors

Manors station is operated by Northern in the Newcastle upon Tyne East area on the Newcastle - Border [nr Berwick] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Chathill • Cramlington • Dunston • MetroCentre • Morpeth • Newcastle • Pegswood • Widdrington

MetroCentre Station is 3.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Street to MetroCentre

MetroCentre station is operated by Northern in the Blaydon area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Manors • Marton • Maryport • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Widdrington • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Heworth Station is 4.02 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Street to Heworth

Heworth station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Stockton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Battersby • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Castleton Moor • Commondale • Corbridge • Danby • Dunston • Egton • Glaisdale • Great Ayton • Grosmont • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 11.01 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Street to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 50.54 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Street to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 120.5 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 168.28 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Street to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 11.66 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Street to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 12.43 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Street to South Shields Ferry Terminal
North Shields Ferry Terminal is 12.46 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Street to North Shields Ferry Terminal
Transporter Bridge North Side is 47.97 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Street to Transporter Bridge North Side
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Street is approximately 0.72 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 7.01 Km Away
Directions from Alston Street to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 8.45 Km Away
Directions from Alston Street to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 10.28 Km Away
Directions from Alston Street to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 18.62 Km Away
Directions from Alston Street to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Nisa

97-101 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1SQ
Distance: 0.72 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Street to Nisa

Tesco Express

97-101 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1SQ92 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1QP
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Street to Tesco Express

The Co-operative Food

97-101 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1SQ92 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1QP1 Tower Court, Dunston, Gateshead, NE11 9AZ
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Street to The Co-operative Food

Sainsbury's Local

Sainsbury Local, Newcastle Central Station, Neville Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5DL
Distance: 1.7 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Street to Sainsbury's Local

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Holy Jesus Hospital
Distance: 1.29 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Holy Jesus Hospital

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Shipley Art Gallery
Distance: 1.68 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Shipley Art Gallery

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: The Centre for Life
Distance: 1.74 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to The Centre for Life

Museum

Attraction Name: Bessie Surtees House, Blackfriars Museum
Distance: 1.87 (km)
Directions from Alston Street to Bessie Surtees House, Blackfriars Museum

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gateshead District
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre
Regent Street
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 1HH
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01914 333 000
Within the electoral area of Lobley Hill and Bensham Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gateshead
The Member of Parliament is Mearns, Ian
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008257
Ons Area Name:Gateshead 008E
Average Age : 46.17
Population: 1442.00
Male Population: 689.00 (47.78%)
Female Population: 753.00 (52.22%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 56 (3.88%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The Gateshead Inner West Neighbourhood Team have responsibility for areas covering Lobley Hill, Sunniside, Whickham, Swalwell and Dunston.

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Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Northumbria Police

Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting61
Criminal-damage-arson68
Violent-crime97
Robbery4
Possession-of-weapons6
Vehicle-crime25
Public-order37
Burglary32
Other-theft43
Other-crime6
Theft-from-the-person9
Drugs15
4
Bicycle-theft4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alston Street

OS Reference: 424517, 562106
OS Grid Reference: NZ245621
Latitude and Longitude: 54.952918698186, -1.6171435703619
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.779294 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Street

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Bensham
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
North East
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