Avon Close

Postcode: BB2 2ND

Avon Close is a street in the settlement of Blackburn which is within the electoral area of Wensley Fold Ward in the administration area of Blackburn with Darwen Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Avon Close is located 184.41 miles North West from the centre of London, 20.69 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 24.66 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 30.9 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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

BB2 2ND
Height

Height

The Central point of Avon Close is approximately 107 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn
Area Code: 01772 - Preston
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 14.5
Median Speed: 15.6
Maximum Speed: 18.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Avon Close

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Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy

Distance: 0.34 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1441
Address: Duckworth Street, BB2 2JR
Telephone: 01254604000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avon Close to St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy

St Luke and St Philips Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 223
Address: Hancock Street, BB2 2LZ
Telephone: 0125454866
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avon Close to St Luke and St Philips Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

St Barnabas and St Paul's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.64 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 331
Address: Oakenhurst Road, BB2 1SN
Telephone: 01254698413
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avon Close to St Barnabas and St Paul's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

St Anne's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn

Distance: 0.74 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 246
Address: Feilden Street, BB2 1LQ
Telephone: 01254580462
Website: Visit School Website
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 263555
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Distance: 1.58 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Royal Blackburn Hospital

BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Address: Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 7AE,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01254 507607
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Distance: 2.2 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Accrington Victoria Hospital

Address: Hayward Road,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 8.32 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Accrington Victoria Hospital

Calderstones Hospital

Address: Mitton Road, Whalley, Clitheroe, BB7 9PE,
NHS Sector
Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01254 822121
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Distance: 10.75 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Calderstones Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Lifeline Project

Address: 68/70 Darwen Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 2BL
Telephone: 01254 677493
Distance: 0.7 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Lifeline Project

The Waterside Surgery

Address: Health and Wellbeing Ctr, Infirmary Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3SF
Telephone: 01254 282950
Distance: 0.7 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to The Waterside Surgery

Dr a Calow's Practice

Address: Redlam Surgery, 62-64 Redlam, Blackburn, BB2 1UW
Telephone: 01254 260051
Distance: 0.95 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Dr a Calow's Practice

St Georges Surgery

Address: St George's Surgery, 62 Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3HS
Telephone: 01254 584888
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to St Georges Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

11a Railway Road

Address: 11a Railway Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 5AX
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to 11a Railway Road

Dental Practice

Address: Dental Practice, 16 - 17 Railway Road, Blackburn, BB1 5AX
Distance: 0.99 (km)
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Barbara Castle Way Health Centre

Address: Barbara Castle Way Health Centre, Simmons Street, Blackburn, BB2 1AX
Distance: 1.06 (km)
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Blackburn Orthodontic Centre

Address: Blackburn Orthodontic Centre, 19 Richmond Terrace, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7BL
Distance: 1.13 (km)
Directions from Avon Close to Blackburn Orthodontic Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Blackburn Central Library

Town Hall Street, Blackburn, BB21AG
Telephone: 01254 661221
Distance: 1 Kilometres
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Directions from Avon Close to Blackburn Central Library

Mill Hill Library

Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
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Roman Road Library

Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 1.82 Kilometres
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Livesey Library

Cherry Tree Lane, Blackburn, BB25NX
Telephone: 01254 209442
Distance: 2.72 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Mill Hill (Lancashire) Station is 1.01 Kilometers away

Directions from Avon Close to Mill Hill (Lancashire)

Mill Hill (Lancashire) station is operated by Northern in the Blackburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Colne • Cross Gates • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • York

Cherry Tree Station is 2.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Avon Close to Cherry Tree

Cherry Tree station is operated by Northern in the Blackburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Colne • Cross Gates • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • York

Pleasington Station is 3.75 Kilometers away

Directions from Avon Close to Pleasington

Pleasington station is operated by Northern in the Blackburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Colne • Cross Gates • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • York

Rishton Station is 5.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Avon Close to Rishton

Rishton station is operated by Northern in the Hyndburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Colne • Hapton • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • Pleasington • Preston • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 44.58 Kilometers away Directions from Avon Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 50.9 Kilometers away Directions from Avon Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 39.24 Kilometers away
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Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 39.69 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 42.7 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 47.47 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Avon Close is approximately 1.82 miles from the M65

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 2.82 Km Away
Directions from Avon Close to M65 J4/A666
Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 3.37 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 3.49 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J3/A674/A675 - 5.56 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Blackburn Service Station (Shell)

Blackburn Service Station, Whalley Banks, Blackburn, BB2 1NT
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
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Elin Distribution Ltd

Elin Distribution Ltd, Nile House, Pump Street, Blackburn, BB2 1PG
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
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TK Maxx

Towns Moor Retail Park, Great Bolton Street, Blackburn, BB2 3PX
Distance: 0.53 Kilometres
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Lidl UK GmbH

Whalley Banks, King Street, Blackburn, BB2 2DT
Distance: 0.55 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Lewis Textile Museum & Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
Distance: 0.81 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Blackburn Cathedral
Distance: 0.82 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Witton Park Country Park
Distance: 1.83 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Pleasington Nature Reserve
Distance: 3.07 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Blackburn with Darwen
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King William Street
Town Hall
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB1 7DY
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01254 585 585
Within the electoral area of Wensley Fold Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blackburn
The Member of Parliament is Kate Hollern
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In the 2017 General Election Kate Hollern won with a majority of 20368 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 70664
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01012655
Ons Area Name:Blackburn with Darwen 006E
Average Age : 37.88
Population: 1854.00
Male Population: 1070.00 (57.71%)
Female Population: 784.00 (42.29%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 150 (8.09%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01254 353921
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime226
Shoplifting51
Public-order30
Vehicle-crime33
Criminal-damage-arson82
Burglary40
Robbery7
Possession-of-weapons2
Other-theft43
Drugs7
Other-crime2
Theft-from-the-person10
Bicycle-theft2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Avon Close

OS Reference: 367801, 427302
OS Grid Reference: SD678273
Latitude and Longitude: 53.740882942223, -2.4882384188397
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 11.3485 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Avon Close

Map Number: 103
Map Name: Blackburn & Burnley
The Wrangling
Blackburn with Darwen
North West
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