Atherton Road

Postcode: WN2 4SD

Atherton Road is a street in the settlement of Hindley which is within the electoral area of Hindley Green Ward in the administration area of Wigan District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Atherton Road is located 173.64 miles North West from the centre of London, 12.92 miles West from the centre of Manchester, 19.81 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 27.07 miles North East from the centre of Chester.

Road Name:Atherton Road
Road Number:A577
Road Type:trunk
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Postcodes for Atherton Road

WN2 4SD
WN2 4TB
WN2 4TA
WN2 4SQ
WN2 4SJ
WN2 4SB
WN2 4SA
WN2 4QF
WN2 4LY
WN2 4QD
Height

Height

The Central point of Atherton Road is approximately 54 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01942
Telephone Exchange: HINDLEY - LCHIN
Telephone Cabinet: P5
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 14.7
Median Speed: 6.1
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 21
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Atherton Road

675 Atherton Road
Sale Price: £105,000
Sale Date: 20/04/2017
696 Atherton Road
Sale Price: £50,000
Sale Date: 26/01/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St John's Church of England Primary School, Hindley Green

Distance: 0.01 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 189
Address: Atherton Road, Hindley Green, WN2 4SD
Telephone: 01942255396
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Atherton Road to St John's Church of England Primary School, Hindley Green

Hindley Green Community Primary School

Distance: 0.19 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 455
Address: Thomas Street, Hindley Green, WN2 4SS
Telephone: 01942255406
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Atherton Road to Hindley Green Community Primary School

Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School, Hindley Green

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 206
Address: Swan Lane, Hindley Green, WN2 4HD
Telephone: 01942767768
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Atherton Road to Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School, Hindley Green

Oakfield High School and College

Distance: 0.95 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 165
Address: Long Lane, Hindley Green, WN2 4XA
Telephone: 01942776142
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Atherton Road to Oakfield High School and College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Leigh Infirmary

Address: The Avenue, Leigh, WN7 1HS,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 3.19 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Leigh Infirmary

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: 6.45 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Address: Chorley New Road, Lostock, Bolton, BL6 4LA,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01204 404404
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Distance: 7.17 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Royal Bolton Hospital

Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, BL4 0JR,
NHS Sector
Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01204 390390
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Distance: 8.56 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Royal Bolton Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hmp & Yoi Hindley (j/yoi)

Address: Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 5TH
Telephone: 01942 663100
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Hmp & Yoi Hindley (j/yoi)

Dr Tun & Partners

Address: Hindley Health Centre, 17 Liverpool Road, Hindley, Nr. Wigan, WN2 3HQ
Telephone: 01942 482505
Distance: 2.41 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Dr Tun & Partners

Pennygate Medical Centre

Address: Pennygate Medical Centre, 109 Ladies Lane, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 2QG
Telephone: 0844 4771844
Distance: 2.49 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Pennygate Medical Centre

Hospice Palliative Care

Address: Wigan and Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street,hindley, Wigan, WN2 3HZ
Telephone: 01942 525566
Distance: 2.58 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Hospice Palliative Care
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Dept.

Address: Dental Dept., H M Prison Hindley, Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 5TH
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Dental Dept.

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 51 Atherton Road, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 3EA
Distance: 2.21 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 2 Cross Street, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 3AT
Distance: 2.33 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Dental Surgery

Hindley Dental Practice

Address: Hindley Dental Practice, 1 - 3 Ladies Lane, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 2QA
Distance: 2.38 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Hindley Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hindley Library

Market Street, Wigan, WN23AN
Telephone:
Distance: 2.28 Kilometres
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Directions from Atherton Road to Hindley Library

Platt Bridge Community Library

Platt Bridge Community First, Rivington Avenue, Wigan, WN25NG
Telephone:
Distance: 3.08 Kilometres
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Directions from Atherton Road to Platt Bridge Community Library

Abram Library

Vicarage Road, Wigan, WN25QX
Telephone:
Distance: 3.2 Kilometres
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Directions from Atherton Road to Abram Library

Westhoughton Library

Library Street, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL53AT
Telephone: 01942 634643
Distance: 3.35 Kilometres
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Directions from Atherton Road to Westhoughton Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Hindley Station is 2.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Atherton Road to Hindley

Hindley station is operated by Northern in the Makerfield area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Altrincham • Appley Bridge • Ashley • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Bolton • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Chester • Clifton • Cuddington • Daisy Hill • Davenport • Deansgate • Deighton • Delamere • Dewsbury • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenbank • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hale • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kearsley • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Knutsford • Leeds • Levenshulme • Littleborough • Lostock Gralam • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Mobberley • Moorside • Morley • Moses Gate • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Mouldsworth • Navigation Road • New Lane • Northwich • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Plumley • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Stockport • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate • Woodsmoor

Daisy Hill Station is 2.79 Kilometers away

Directions from Atherton Road to Daisy Hill

Daisy Hill station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Deighton • Dewsbury • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Leeds • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Hag Fold Station is 3.76 Kilometers away

Directions from Atherton Road to Hag Fold

Hag Fold station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

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

Westhoughton Station is 3.88 Kilometers away

Directions from Atherton Road to Westhoughton

Westhoughton station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Altrincham • Appley Bridge • Ashley • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Bolton • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Chester • Clifton • Cuddington • Davenport • Deansgate • Delamere • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenbank • Greenfield • Hale • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Kearsley • Knutsford • Levenshulme • Littleborough • Lostock Gralam • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mobberley • Moses Gate • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Mouldsworth • Navigation Road • New Lane • Northwich • Parbold • Plumley • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Stockport • Todmorden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate • Woodsmoor

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 25.77 Kilometers away Directions from Atherton Road to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 28.97 Kilometers away Directions from Atherton Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 42.96 Kilometers away Directions from Atherton Road to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 31.5 Kilometers away
Directions from Atherton Road to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle
Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 32.39 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 32.49 Kilometers away
Directions from Atherton Road to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal
Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 33.39 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Atherton Road is approximately 3.02 miles from the M61

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M61 J5/A58 - 5.25 Km Away
Directions from Atherton Road to M61 J5/A58
Junction: M61 J6/A6/A6027 - 5.59 Km Away
Directions from Atherton Road to M61 J6/A6/A6027
Junction: M61 J4/A6 - 7 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J25/A49 - 7.8 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi

641 Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4SQ
Distance: 0.14 Kilometres
Directions from Atherton Road to Aldi

Tesco Express (5323)

672 Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4SQ
Distance: 0.14 Kilometres
Directions from Atherton Road to Tesco Express (5323)

DJP Varsani Ltd

963 Atherton Road, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4TA
Distance: 0.71 Kilometres
Directions from Atherton Road to DJP Varsani Ltd

Spar

5-7 Borsdane Avenue, Hindley, Wigan, WN2 3QN
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
Directions from Atherton Road to Spar

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park
Distance: 3.76 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Pennington Flash Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park Visitor Centre
Distance: 3.83 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Pennington Flash Country Park Visitor Centre

Motor Racing Circuit

Attraction Name: Three Sisters Racing Circuit
Distance: 5.58 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Three Sisters Racing Circuit

Country Park

Attraction Name: Haigh Country Park
Distance: 6.07 (km)
Directions from Atherton Road to Haigh Country Park

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wigan District
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Town Hall
Library Street
Wigan
WN1 1YN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01942 244 991
Within the electoral area of Hindley Green Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Makerfield
The Member of Parliament is Yvonne Fovargue
Details for the MP Yvonne Fovargue on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Yvonne Fovargue won with a majority of 13542 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 74259
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01006278
Ons Area Name:Wigan 019A
Average Age : 44.28
Population: 1574.00
Male Population: 757.00 (48.09%)
Female Population: 817.00 (51.91%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 18 (1.14%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Robbery3
Burglary11
Violent-crime29
Other-crime3
Public-order12
Vehicle-crime5
Other-theft4
Criminal-damage-arson13
Shoplifting2
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Atherton Road

OS Reference: 363668, 403205
OS Grid Reference: SD637032
Latitude and Longitude: 53.524007000985, -2.548090304184
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 15.5398 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Atherton Road

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Hindley Green
Wigan
Greater Manchester
North West
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