Alvis Close

Postcode: B79 8LD

Alvis Close is a street in the settlement of Tamworth which is within the electoral area of Mercian Ward in the administration area of Tamworth District Council within Staffordshire County Council located in the West Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Alvis Close is located 104.46 miles North West from the centre of London, 14.01 miles North East from the centre of Birmingham, 18.44 miles North West from the centre of Coventry and 21.57 miles South West from the centre of Derby.

Road Name:Alvis Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alvis Close

B79 8LD
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alvis Close is approximately 85.4183 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 67 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alvis Close is a river called River Tame which is approximately 1.17221 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alvis Close is approximately 67 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01827
Telephone Exchange: TAMWORTH - EMTMWOR
Telephone Cabinet: P21
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 23.6
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 17
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alvis Close

25 Shirley Walk
Sale Price: £121,500
Sale Date: 12/04/2012
23 Shirley Walk
Sale Price: £125,000
Sale Date: 06/02/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Coton Green Primary School

Distance: 0.34 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 310
Address: Kipling Rise, B79 8LX
Telephone: 01827475667
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvis Close to Coton Green Primary School

Lark Hall Infant & Nursery Academy

Distance: 0.43 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 91
Address: Clifton Avenue, B79 8EF
Telephone: 01827475720
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvis Close to Lark Hall Infant & Nursery Academy

St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.5 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Claremont Road, B79 8EN
Telephone: 01827475860
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvis Close to St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School

The Rawlett School (An Aet Academy)

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 929
Address: Comberford Road, B79 9AA
Telephone: 0182757178
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvis Close to The Rawlett School (An Aet Academy)
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Sir Robert Peel Hospital

Address: Plantation Lane, Mile Oak, Tamworth, B78 3NG,
NHS Sector
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01827 263 800
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Distance: 2.86 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Sir Robert Peel Hospital

The George Bryan Centre

Address: Plantation Lane, Mile Oak, Tamworth,
NHS Sector
South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01287 285598
Distance: 2.86 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to The George Bryan Centre

Samuel Johnson Community Hospital

Address: Samuel Johnson Community Hospital, Trent Valley Road, Lichfield, WS13 6EF,
NHS Sector
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01543 412900
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Distance: 8.37 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Samuel Johnson Community Hospital

Good Hope Hospital

Address: Rectory Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 7RR,
NHS Sector
Heart Of England NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 424 2000
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Distance: 11.02 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Good Hope Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

The Aldergate Med.pract.

Address: The Aldergate Med.pract., the Mount,10 Salters Lane, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8BH
Telephone: 01827 219843
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to The Aldergate Med.pract.

Crown Medical Practice

Address: Crown Medical Practice, Tamworth Health Centre, Upper Gungate, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7EA
Telephone: 01827 315355
Distance: 1.41 (km)
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Hollies Practice

Address: Tamworth Health Centre, Upper Gungate, Tamworth, B79 7EA
Telephone: 01827 217799
Distance: 1.41 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Hollies Practice

The Peel Medical Practice

Address: The Peel Medical Practice, Peel Court, 2 Aldergate, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7DJ
Telephone: 01827 50575
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to The Peel Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Riverside Dental Surgery

Address: Riverside Dental Surgery, 24a Lichfield Street, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7QE
Distance: 1.45 (km)
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Dale House Dental Practice

Address: Dale House Dental Practice, 15 - 16 Albert Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7JN
Distance: 1.55 (km)
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N Harrison Dental Surgery

Address: N Harrison Dental Surgery, 57 Albert Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7JN
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to N Harrison Dental Surgery

21 Church Street

Address: 21 Church Street, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7DH
Distance: 1.57 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to 21 Church Street
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Tamworth Library

Corporation Street, Tamworth, B797DN
Telephone:
Distance: 1.55 Kilometres
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Glascote Library

Caledonian, Tamworth, B772ED
Telephone: 01827 475235
Distance: 4.09 Kilometres
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Wilnecote Library

Wilnecote High School, Tinkers Green Lane, Tamworth, B775LF
Telephone: 01827 475147
Distance: 5.39 Kilometres
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Polesworth Library

Bridge Street , Polesworth, Tamworth, B781DT
Telephone: 01827 892 587
Distance: 7.08 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Tamworth Low Level Station is 1.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvis Close to Tamworth Low Level

Tamworth Low Level station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Tamworth area on the Birmingham - Wichnor Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alsager • Atherstone • Berkhamsted • Bletchley • Carlisle • Crewe • Euston • Glasgow Central • Hemel Hempstead • Kidsgrove • Lancaster • Leighton Buzzard • Lichfield Trent Valley • Liverpool Lime Street • Lockerbie • Long Buckby • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Northampton • Nuneaton • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Preston • Rugby • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Stafford • Stockport • Stoke-On-Trent • Stone • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Wilmslow • Wolverton

Wilnecote Station is 4.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvis Close to Wilnecote

Wilnecote station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Tamworth area on the Birmingham - Wichnor Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bromsgrove • Burton-On-Trent • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Derby • Gloucester • Long Eaton • Lydney • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Severn Tunnel Junction • Spondon • University • Water Orton • Willington

Polesworth Station is 7.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvis Close to Polesworth

Polesworth station is operated by London Midland Trains in the North Warwickshire area on the Rugby - Stafford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations:

Lichfield Trent Valley Station is 7.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvis Close to Lichfield Trent Valley

Lichfield Trent Valley station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Lichfield area on the Cross City North stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alsager • Atherstone • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Berkhamsted • Bletchley • Carlisle • Chester • Colwyn Bay • Crewe • Euston • Flint • Glasgow Central • Hemel Hempstead • Holyhead • Kidsgrove • Lancaster • Leighton Buzzard • Liverpool Lime Street • Llandudno Junction • Lockerbie • Long Buckby • Macclesfield • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Northampton • Nuneaton • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Prestatyn • Preston • Rhyl • Rugby • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Stafford • Stockport • Stoke-On-Trent • Stone • Tamworth Low Level • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Wilmslow • Wolverton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 21.39 Kilometers away Directions from Alvis Close to Birmingham International Airport
East Midlands Airport is 32.63 Kilometers away Directions from Alvis Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 34.7 Kilometers away Directions from Alvis Close to Coventry Airport
Manchester Airport is 87.97 Kilometers away Directions from Alvis Close to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 114.93 Kilometers away
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Lydney Harbour is 117.18 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alvis Close is approximately 1.43 miles from the A5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 TOLL T4/A5/A38 - 6.33 Km Away
Directions from Alvis Close to M6 TOLL T4/A5/A38
Junction: M42 J10/A5(T) - 6.6 Km Away
Directions from Alvis Close to M42 J10/A5(T)
Junction: M6 TOLL T5/A5(T)/A5127/A5148(T) - 8.14 Km Away
Directions from Alvis Close to M6 TOLL T5/A5(T)/A5127/A5148(T)
Junction: M(T)6 J5/A5(T)/A5148/A5127 - 8.32 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Mid Counties Co Operative

Units 10 - 12, The Precinct, Fontenaye Road, Tamworth, B79 8JT
Distance: 0.09 Kilometres
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Booker Cash & Carry

Apollo, Lichfield Road Industrial Estate, Tamworth, B79 7TS
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
Directions from Alvis Close to Booker Cash & Carry

Morrisons

Upper Gungate, Tamworth, B79 7NU
Distance: 1.43 Kilometres
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Lidl

Lidl, Bolebridge Street, Tamworth, B79 7AG
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Castle

Attraction Name: Tamworth Castle & Museum
Distance: 1.61 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Tamworth Castle & Museum

Theme Park

Attraction Name: Drayton Manor Family Theme Park
Distance: 4.22 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: The Staffordshire Regiment Museum
Distance: 4.45 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Pooley Country Park
Distance: 6.03 (km)
Directions from Alvis Close to Pooley Country Park

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tamworth District
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Marmion House
Lichfield Street
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B79 7BZ
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Telephone Number: 01827 709 709
County Council: Staffordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Mercian Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Tamworth
The Member of Parliament is Pincher, Christopher
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029846
Ons Area Name:Tamworth 001A
Average Age : 44.79
Population: 1267.00
Male Population: 619.00 (48.86%)
Female Population: 648.00 (51.14%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 5 (0.39%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Mercian borders Tamworth town centre, and features a mix of new homes and old established housing. Queen Elizabeth Mercian School is one of its landmarks.

Neighbouring Spital is a suburb which provides a lot of local employment thanks to a number of large business and industrial parks.

The area has two high schools and a good selection of primary schools. Spital is also home to the newly refurbished Tamworth College which offers a wide range of further education courses.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson21
Other-theft16
Possession-of-weapons4
Drugs2
Vehicle-crime4
Violent-crime52
Burglary11
Bicycle-theft4
Shoplifting5
Public-order4
Robbery4
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alvis Close

OS Reference: 419662, 305312
OS Grid Reference: SK197053
Latitude and Longitude: 52.644839992321, -1.7093706557335
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 85.4183 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alvis Close

Map Number: 139
Map Name: Birmingham
Coton Green
Tamworth
Staffordshire
West Midlands
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