Amersham

Postcode: WN8 9JW

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

Amersham is located 180.26 miles North West from the centre of London, 12.92 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool, 22.1 miles West from the centre of Manchester and 24.79 miles North from the centre of Chester.

Road Name:Amersham
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Amersham

WN8 9JW
Height

Height

The Central point of Amersham is approximately 69 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01695
Telephone Exchange: SKELMERSDALE - LVSKE
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: 10.7
Median Speed: 8.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 31
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amersham

37 Amersham
Sale Price: £82,000
Sale Date: 21/03/2017
14 Amersham
Sale Price: £128,000
Sale Date: 22/09/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Little Digmoor Primary School

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 81
Address: Abbeystead, WN8 9NF
Telephone: 01695724539
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amersham to Little Digmoor Primary School

Delph Side Community Primary School

Distance: 0.62 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 176
Address: Eskdale, Tanhouse, WN8 6ED
Telephone: 01695721881
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amersham to Delph Side Community Primary School

St Francis of Assisi Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.7 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 268
Address: Blakehall, WN8 9AZ
Telephone: 01695558560
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amersham to St Francis of Assisi Catholic Primary School

Bishop Martin Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 243
Address: Birkrig, Digmoor, WN8 9BN
Telephone: 01695724730
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amersham to Bishop Martin Church of England Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Fairfield Independent Hospital

Address: Crank Road, Crank, St. Helens, WA11 7RS,
Independent Sector
Fairfield Hospital
Telephone: 01744 739311
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Distance: 6.49 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Fairfield Independent 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: 6.63 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Wrightington Hospital

Ormskirk and District General Hospital

Address: Wigan Road, Ormskirk, L39 2AZ,
NHS Sector
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01695 577111
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Distance: 7.1 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Ormskirk and District General 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: 9.51 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Birleywood Health Centre

Address: Birleywood Health Centre, Birleywood, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 9BW
Telephone: 01695 736250
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Birleywood Health Centre

Skelmersdale Practice

Address: Birleywood Health Centre, Birleywood, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 9BW
Telephone: 0845 0753939
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Skelmersdale Practice

Pct Orthopaedics Service

Address: Walk in Centre, 116-118 the Concourse, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6LJ
Telephone: 01695 598325
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Pct Orthopaedics Service

Skelmersdale Nhs Wic

Address: Unit 116-118, Concourse Centre,southway, Skelmersdale, WN8 6LJ
Telephone: 01695 554260
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Skelmersdale Nhs Wic
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Skelmersdale Walk in Centre

Address: Skelmersdale Walk in Centre, the Concourse Centre, Southway, Skelmersdale, WN8 6LN
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Skelmersdale Walk in Centre

The Skelmersdale Walk in Centre

Address: The Skelmersdale Walk in Centre, 118 the Concourse, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6LJ
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Amersham to The Skelmersdale Walk in Centre

Digmour Dental Practice

Address: Digmour Dental Practice, 156 Birkrig, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 9HP
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Digmour Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 124 Firbeck, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6PW
Distance: 1.18 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Skelmersdale Library

Southway, Skelmersdale, WN86NL
Telephone: 01695 720312
Distance: 1 Kilometres
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Directions from Amersham to Skelmersdale Library

Upholland Library

Hall Green, Upholland, Skelmersdale, WN80PB
Telephone: 01695 622368
Distance: 2.87 Kilometres
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Directions from Amersham to Upholland Library

Rainford Library

Church Road, St Helens, WA118HA
Telephone:
Distance: 5.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Amersham to Rainford Library

Parbold Library

The Common, Parbold, Wigan, WN87EA
Telephone: 01257 463769
Distance: 5.94 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Upholland Station is 2.46 Kilometers away

Directions from Amersham to Upholland

Upholland station is operated by Northern in the West Lancashire area on the Southport / Kirkby - Wigan Wallgate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Daisy Hill • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Moorside • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Orrell • Pemberton • Rainford • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Rainford Station is 3 Kilometers away

Directions from Amersham to Rainford

Rainford station is operated by Northern in the St. Helens North area on the Southport / Kirkby - Wigan Wallgate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Daisy Hill • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Moorside • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Orrell • Pemberton • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Orrell Station is 4.31 Kilometers away

Directions from Amersham to Orrell

Orrell station is operated by Northern in the Makerfield area on the Southport / Kirkby - Wigan Wallgate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Daisy Hill • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Moorside • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Pemberton • Rainford • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Appley Bridge Station is 5.34 Kilometers away

Directions from Amersham to Appley Bridge

Appley Bridge station is operated by Northern in the West Lancashire area on the Southport / Kirkby - Wigan Wallgate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Altrincham • Ashley • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Bolton • Burscough Bridge • Chester • Cuddington • Daisy Hill • Davenport • Deansgate • Deighton • Delamere • Dewsbury • Gathurst • Greenbank • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hale • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Knutsford • Leeds • Levenshulme • Lostock Gralam • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Mobberley • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Mouldsworth • Navigation Road • New Lane • Northwich • Parbold • Plumley • Ravensthorpe • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Southport • Stalybridge • Stockport • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Walkden • Westhoughton • Wigan Wallgate • Woodsmoor

Airports

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 23.34 Kilometers away Directions from Amersham to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 31.72 Kilometers away Directions from Amersham to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 38.61 Kilometers away Directions from Amersham to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 18.99 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 21.27 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 21.3 Kilometers away
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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 21.86 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amersham is approximately 0.48 miles from the M58

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M58 J4/A5068 - 1.2 Km Away
Directions from Amersham to M58 J4/A5068
Junction: M58 J5/A577 - 1.75 Km Away
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Junction: M58 J3/A570(T)/A570 - 3.75 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J26/M58/A577 - 4.9 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Stores Ltd

100 The Concourse, Southway, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6LJ
Distance: 0.93 Kilometres
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Asda Stores Ltd

Ingram, Birch Green, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6LH
Distance: 1.39 Kilometres
Directions from Amersham to Asda Stores Ltd

Singhs Stores

5-7 Hawthorn Crescent, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 8DH
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
Directions from Amersham to Singhs Stores

Co-operative Group Food Limited

45-47 Westgate, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 8LP
Distance: 2.35 Kilometres
Directions from Amersham to Co-operative Group Food Limited

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Beacon Country Park
Distance: 2.08 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Beacon Country Park

Country Park

Attraction Name: Orrell Water Park
Distance: 4.7 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Acorn Venture Urban Farm
Distance: 7.56 (km)
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Craft Centre

Attraction Name: Eccles Farm Craft Centre
Distance: 7.67 (km)
Directions from Amersham to Eccles Farm Craft Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of West Lancashire District
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P O Box 16
52 Derby Street
Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 2DF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01695 577 177
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Digmoor Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of West Lancashire
The Member of Parliament is Rosie Cooper
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In the 2017 General Election Rosie Cooper won with a majority of 11689 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 73257
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025492
Ons Area Name:West Lancashire 013A
Average Age : 39.76
Population: 1286.00
Male Population: 619.00 (48.13%)
Female Population: 667.00 (51.87%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 23 (1.79%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01695 566051 (voicem
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Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting16
Violent-crime40
Drugs7
Other-theft14
Bicycle-theft5
Criminal-damage-arson26
Robbery3
Vehicle-crime5
Public-order1
Burglary5
Possession-of-weapons2
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Amersham

OS Reference: 348995, 405291
OS Grid Reference: SD490053
Latitude and Longitude: 53.541537801511, -2.7697626324395
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 9.43831 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amersham

Map Number: 108
Map Name: Liverpool
Tawd Bridge
West Lancashire
Lancashire
North West
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