Bala Close

Postcode: BB1 8JA



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Road Name:Bala Close
Road Type:residential

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

Bala Close is located 185.14 miles North West from the centre of London, 21.49 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 23.9 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 31.82 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Postcodes for Bala Close

BB1 8JA
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bala Close is approximately 11.6882 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 155 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bala Close is a river called River Blakewater which is approximately 0.643908 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bala Close is approximately 155 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn
Area Code: 01200 - Clitheroe
Area Code: 01772 - Preston

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Bala Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Blakewater Hotel - blackburn
Located in the heart of Blackburn and a 5 minute walk from Blackburn train station, the Blakewater Hotel offers free WiFi and free public parking nearby. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV.
Address:1 Bridge Street, BB2 2BX, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:17
Lowest Price Room:£30
Hill View Hotel - blackburn
This small, family-run accommodation offers free WiFi. Hill View Hotel is a 10-minute walk from Blackburn's town centre. Each bedroom at Hill View has a TV and tea/coffee, and the hotel has a TV lounge showing Sky TV.
Address:Preston New Road, BB2 6BH, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:12
Lowest Price Room:£30
Highest Price Room:£65
The Fernhurst -
Star Rating:4 Stars
The Fernhurst offers 4-star guest accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free parking. There is good access to the M65 motorway and Ewood Park, Blackburn Rovers' football grounds, is a 2-minute walk away.
Address:466 Bolton Road, BB2 4JP, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:30
Lowest Price Room:£45
Highest Price Room:£50
Sunnyside Shreyeas - blackburn
Star Rating:3 Stars
Situated in Blackburn in the Lancashire Region, this detached holiday home is 5 km from King George's Hall. The property is 7 km from Ewood Park and boasts views of the mountain. Free private parking is available on site.
Address:Longsight Rd, BB1 9EX, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£100
Rose Cottage Bed&Breakfast - blackburn
This 200-year-old cottage with free Wi-Fi is on the A59, in the Ribble Valley. It is ideal for walkers and cyclists, and is 20 minutes' drive from the Yorkshire Dales.
Address:Longsight Rd, BB1 9DP, Clayton Le dale
Number of Rooms:4
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£75
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 Shear Brow Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blackburn
The Member of Parliament is Straw, Jack
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bala Close

2 Bala Close
Sale Price: £90,000
Sale Date: 09/07/2013
13 Bala Close
Sale Price: £104,000
Sale Date: 26/02/2007
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01012644
Ons Area Name:Blackburn with Darwen 006D
Average Age : 32.75
Population: 2539.00
Male Population: 1325.00 (52.19%)
Female Population: 1214.00 (47.81%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 32 (1.26%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-theft43
Public-order5
Violent-crime96
Criminal-damage-arson36
Vehicle-crime17
Shoplifting50
Burglary27
Robbery4
Other-crime4
Drugs4
Theft-from-the-person4
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

St James' Church of England Primary School Blackburn

Distance: 0.25 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 439
Address: Earl Street, BB1 8EN
Telephone: 01254698335
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bala Close to St James' Church of England Primary School Blackburn

St Michael With St John CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.6 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 402
Address: Swallow Drive, BB1 6LE
Telephone: 01254665190
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bala Close to St Michael With St John CofE Primary School

Brookhouse Primary School

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 293
Address: Troy Street, BB1 6NY
Telephone: 01254666050
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bala Close to Brookhouse Primary School

St Alban's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Trinity Street, BB1 5BN
Telephone: 0125457582
Website: Visit School Website
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Location details

Location Details

Bala Close

OS Reference: 368180, 428956
OS Grid Reference: SD682290
Latitude and Longitude: 53.75577363674, -2.4826621833066
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 11.6882 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bala Close

Map Number: 103
Map Name: Blackburn & Burnley
Royshaw Hill
Blackburn with Darwen
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Mill Hill (Lancashire) Station is 2.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Bala 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 3.42 Kilometers away

Directions from Bala 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

Rishton Station is 4.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Bala 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

Pleasington Station is 4.83 Kilometers away

Directions from Bala 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

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

KQF Superstore

95 Whalley Range, Blackburn, BB1 6EA
Distance: 0.36 Kilometres
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Superfine Service Station

95 Whalley Range, Blackburn, BB1 6EA170 Whalley Range, Blackburn, BB1 6NL
Distance: 0.55 Kilometres
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Provider Cash & Carry

Unit 1, Rosewood Business Park, St James's Road, Blackburn, BB1 8ET
Distance: 0.58 Kilometres
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Argos

Unit 1, Rosewood Business Park, St James's Road, Blackburn, BB1 8ET7 Market Way, Blackburn, BB1 7JF
Distance: 0.73 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 36.7 Kilometers away Directions from Bala Close to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 46.04 Kilometers away Directions from Bala Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 52.53 Kilometers away Directions from Bala Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 55.49 Kilometers away Directions from Bala Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 38.7 Kilometers away
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Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 39.16 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 41.7 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 48.89 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bala Close is approximately 1.75 miles from the M65

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 2.75 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 4.24 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 4.4 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J7/A6185 - 6.21 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Address: Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 7AE,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01254 507607
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.92 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 263555
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.43 (km)
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Accrington Victoria Hospital

Address: Hayward Road,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 7.71 (km)
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Calderstones Hospital

Address: Mitton Road, Whalley, Clitheroe, BB7 9PE,
NHS Sector
Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01254 822121
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.09 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to Calderstones Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Z Bux's Practice

Address: Brookhouse Medical Centre, Whalley Range, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 6EA
Telephone: 01254 673887
Distance: 0.36 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to Dr Z Bux's Practice

Dr a Alam's Practice

Address: Umar Medical Centre, 3 Lime Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7EP
Telephone: 01254 287070
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to Dr a Alam's Practice

Nhs Bwd Substance Misuse Service

Address: Regent House, Regent Street, Blackburn, BB1 6BH
Telephone: 01254 495014
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to Nhs Bwd Substance Misuse Service

Shifa Surgery

Address: Bangor Street Health, Resource Centre, Bangor Street, Blackburn,lancashire, BB1 6DY
Telephone: 01254 617440
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Bala Close to Shifa Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 40d Preston New Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 6AH
Distance: 0.52 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 82 Langham Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 8DP
Distance: 0.54 (km)
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61-63

Address: 61-63, James Street, Blackburn, BB1 6BE
Distance: 0.58 (km)
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Blackburn Practice Ltd

Address: 61-62 James Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 6BE
Distance: 0.58 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Blackburn Central Library

Town Hall Street, Blackburn, BB21AG
Telephone: 01254 661221
Distance: 0.7 Kilometres
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Mill Hill Library

Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 2.73 Kilometres
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Roman Road Library

Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 3.16 Kilometres
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Mellor Library

St Mary's Gardens, Mellor, Ribble Valley, BB27JW
Telephone: 01254 812 821
Distance: 3.4 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Blackburn Cathedral
Distance: 0.93 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Lewis Textile Museum & Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
Distance: 1.14 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Witton Park Country Park
Distance: 2.28 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Pleasington Nature Reserve
Distance: 4.03 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 16.6
Median Speed: 15.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26