Backfold

Postcode: HR3 5DG

Backfold is a street in the settlement of Hay-on-Wye governed by Hay Community council in the administration area of Powys - Powys Council located in the Wales Euro Region of the UK.

Backfold is located 135.25 miles West from the centre of London, 17.5 miles West from the centre of Hereford, 39.4 miles West from the centre of Worcester and 40.26 miles West from the centre of Gloucester.

Road Name:Back Fold
Road Type:footway
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HR3 5DG
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Backfold is approximately 48.2668 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 108 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Backfold is a river called River Wye also known as Afon Gwy which is approximately 0.314464 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Backfold is approximately 108 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01497 - Hay-on-Wye
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 14
Median Speed: 8.1
Maximum Speed: 24.4
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

Dwr Cymru Welsh Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Backfold

Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Priory Hospital Ty Gwyn Hall

Address: Llantilio Pertholey, Abergavenny, Gwent,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01873 856 004
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Distance: 27.02 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Priory Hospital Ty Gwyn Hall

Oak House

Address: Barton Street,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 27.67 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Oak House

The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Address: Stonebow Road, Hereford, HR1 2BN,
NHS Sector
Wye Valley NHS Trust
Telephone: 01432 355 444
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Distance: 28.71 (km)
Directions from Backfold to The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Stonebow Unit

Address: Stonebow Road,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 28.83 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Stonebow Unit
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Haygarth Medical Centre

Address: Haygarth Medical Centre, Hay Road, Talgarth Brecon, Powys, LD3 0AW
Telephone: 01874 713000
Distance: 10.92 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Haygarth Medical Centre

Lhb Headquarters

Address: Lhb Headquarters, Mansion House, Bronllys, Brecon Powys, LD3 0LS
Telephone: 01874 712655
Distance: 11.59 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Lhb Headquarters

Kington Medical Practice

Address: The Surgery, Eardisley Road, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3EA
Telephone: 01544 230302
Distance: 15.71 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Kington Medical Practice

Weobley Surgery

Address: The Surgery, Gadbridge Road, Weobley, Herefordshire, HR4 8SN
Telephone: 01544 318472
Distance: 19.84 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Weobley Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Wye Valley Nhs Trust

Address: Wye Valley Nhs Trust, Dental Access Centre, Kington Court Community Care, Victoria Road, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3BX
Distance: 16.23 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Wye Valley Nhs Trust

Beaufort Dental Practice

Address: Beaufort Dental Practice, 2 Bank Buildings, Beaufort Street, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1AD
Distance: 23.89 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Beaufort Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, War Memorial Health Centre, Beaufort Street, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1AG
Distance: 24 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hay-on-Wye Library

Chancery Lane, Hay-On-Wye, HR35BL
Telephone:
Distance: 0.25 Kilometres
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Directions from Backfold to Hay-on-Wye Library

Talgarth Library

New Street, Talgarth, LD30AH
Telephone:
Distance: 11.14 Kilometres
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Directions from Backfold to Talgarth Library

Peterchurch Library

St. Peter's Church, Church Road, Peterchurch, HR20RS
Telephone:
Distance: 12.25 Kilometres
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Kington Library

64 Bridge Street, Kington, HR53DJ
Telephone: 01544 230427
Distance: 15.94 Kilometres
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Directions from Backfold to Kington Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Llandrindod Station is 25.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Backfold to Llandrindod

Llandrindod station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Brecon and Radnorshire area on the Llanelli - Border [nr Knighton] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Hopton Heath • Knighton • Knucklas • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pen-Y-Bont • Pontarddulais • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wrenbury • Yorton

Pen-Y-Bont Station is 25.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Backfold to Pen-Y-Bont

Pen-Y-Bont station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Brecon and Radnorshire area on the Llanelli - Border [nr Knighton] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Hopton Heath • Knighton • Knucklas • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pontarddulais • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wrenbury • Yorton

Dolau Station is 26.38 Kilometers away

Directions from Backfold to Dolau

Dolau station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Brecon and Radnorshire area on the Llanelli - Border [nr Knighton] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cynghordy • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Hopton Heath • Knighton • Knucklas • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pen-Y-Bont • Pontarddulais • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wrenbury • Yorton

Abergavenny Station is 29.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Backfold to Abergavenny

Abergavenny station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Monmouth area on the Border [nr Pontrillas] - Newport stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergele & Pensarn • Alderley Edge • Baglan • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Bodorgan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Chester • Chirk • Church Stretton • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Colwyn Bay • Conwy • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Ferryside • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Flint • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gobowen • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Holyhead • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Kilgetty • Lamphey • Leominster • Llandudno Junction • Llanelli • Llanfairfechan • Llanfairpwll • Llanharan • Llansamlet • Ludlow • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Manchester Piccadilly • Manorbier • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Narberth • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pembroke • Pembroke Dock • Penally • Pencoed • Penmaenmawr • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Prestatyn • Pyle • Rhosneigr • Rhyl • Ruabon • Sarn • Saundersfoot • Shotton • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Swansea • Tenby • Tondu • Ty Croes • Valley • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Whitland • Wildmill • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Wrexham General • Yorton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 69.28 Kilometers away Directions from Backfold to Gloucestershire Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 76.39 Kilometers away Directions from Backfold to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 81.48 Kilometers away Directions from Backfold to Bristol International Airport
Swansea Airport is 83.14 Kilometers away Directions from Backfold to Swansea Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal is 57.5 Kilometers away
Directions from Backfold to Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal
Lydney Harbour is 58.62 Kilometers away
Directions from Backfold to Lydney Harbour
Sharpness Old Docks is 58.73 Kilometers away
Directions from Backfold to Sharpness Old Docks
Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop is 65.85 Kilometers away
Directions from Backfold to Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop
Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M50 J4/A449(T)/A449/B4221 - 41.76 Km Away
Directions from Backfold to M50 J4/A449(T)/A449/B4221
Junction: M50 J3/B4221 - 46.6 Km Away
Directions from Backfold to M50 J3/B4221
Junction: M50 J2/A417 - 53.1 Km Away
Directions from Backfold to M50 J2/A417
Junction: M4 J26/A4051 - 53.14 Km Away
Directions from Backfold to M4 J26/A4051

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative

Newport Street, Hay-On-Wye, HR3 5BZ
Distance: 0.57 Kilometres
Directions from Backfold to Co-operative

Co-op Welcome Supermarket

The Square, Talgarth, Brecon Powys, LD3 0BW
Distance: 11.22 Kilometres
Directions from Backfold to Co-op Welcome Supermarket

Oakchurch Farm Shop

Oakchurch Farm, Church Road, Staunton On Wye, HR4 7NE
Distance: 14.7 Kilometres
Directions from Backfold to Oakchurch Farm Shop

Co-operative

Oakchurch Farm, Church Road, Staunton On Wye, HR4 7NECrabtree Road, Kington, HR5 3UD
Distance: 15.77 Kilometres
Directions from Backfold to Co-operative

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Craft Centre

Attraction Name: Brook Street Pottery
Distance: 0.23 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Brook Street Pottery

Museum

Attraction Name: Kilvert Gallery Museum
Distance: 2.48 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Kilvert Gallery Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Arthur's Stone
Distance: 9.01 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Arthur's Stone

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Boughrood Motte
Distance: 10 (km)
Directions from Backfold to Boughrood Motte

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Powys - Powys
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County Hall
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 5LG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0845 602 7030
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Brecon and Radnorshire
The Member of Parliament is Williams, Roger
Within the area of Hay Community Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: W01000446
Ons Area Name:Powys 015D
Average Age : 46.92
Population: 1598.00
Male Population: 769.00 (48.12%)
Female Population: 829.00 (51.88%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 13 (0.81%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101 (In an emergency
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Location details

Location Details

Backfold

OS Reference: 322868, 242257
OS Grid Reference: SO229423
Latitude and Longitude: 52.072883560581, -3.1254996745701
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 48.2668 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Backfold

Map Number: 161
Map Name: Abergavenny & The Black Mountains
Hay-on-Wye
Powys
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