Balfour Close

Postcode: FY5 5PH

Balfour Close is a street in the settlement of Thornton (Wyre) which is within the electoral area of Staina Ward in the administration area of Wyre District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Balfour Close is located 203.31 miles North West from the centre of London, 14.89 miles South West from the centre of Lancaster, 31.69 miles North from the centre of Liverpool and 40.54 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

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

FY5 5PH
Height

Height

The Central point of Balfour Close is approximately 6 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01253
Telephone Exchange: CLEVELEYS - LCCLV
Telephone Cabinet: P44
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: 3.5
Maximum Speed: 26.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 4
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Balfour Close

4 Balfour Close
Sale Price: £386,000
Sale Date: 30/09/2016
1 Balfour Close
Sale Price: £295,000
Sale Date: 08/07/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Millfield Science & Performing Arts College

Distance: 0.75 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 819
Address: Belvedere Road, FY5 5DG
Telephone: 01253865929
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Close to Millfield Science & Performing Arts College

Stanah Primary School

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 387
Address: Lambs Road, FY5 5JR
Telephone: 01253825225
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Close to Stanah Primary School

Thornton Cleveleys Baines Endowed Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 216
Address: Station Road, FY5 5HY
Telephone: 01253823420
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Close to Thornton Cleveleys Baines Endowed Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Carleton Green Community Primary School

Distance: 1.08 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 347
Address: Arundel Drive, Carleton, FY6 7TF
Telephone: 01253891228
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Close to Carleton Green Community Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Address: St. Walburgas Road, Blackpool, FY3 8BP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01253 394 188
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Distance: 4.71 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, FY3 8NR,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 300000
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Distance: 5.18 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Parkwood Hospital

Address: East Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8PW,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306980
Distance: 5.31 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Parkwood Hospital

Fleetwood Hospital

Address: Pharos Street, Fleetwood, FY7 6BE,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306053
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Distance: 6.95 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Fleetwood Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Beechwood Surgery

Address: Old Bank Medical Centre, 115 Victoria Road East, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 5HH
Telephone: 01253 951717
Distance: 1.47 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Beechwood Surgery

Lockwood Gp Surgery

Address: Civic Centre, Breck Road, Poulton-le-fylde, FY6 7PU
Telephone: 01253 955954
Distance: 1.52 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Lockwood Gp Surgery

Carleton Practice

Address: Carleton Surgery, Castle Gardens Crescent, Carleton, Poulton-le-fylde, FY6 7NJ
Telephone: 01253 895545
Distance: 1.63 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Carleton Practice

Queensway Medical Centre

Address: Queensway Mc, Queensway, Poulton-le-fylde, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7ST
Telephone: 01253 890219
Distance: 2.04 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Queensway Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 40 Victoria Road East, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 5BT
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Dental Surgery

100 Fleetwood Road North

Address: 100 Fleetwood Road North, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 4AF
Distance: 1.94 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to 100 Fleetwood Road North

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 15 Lower Green, Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7JL
Distance: 2.19 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Dental Surgery

Hardhorn Road Dental Surgery

Address: Hardhorn Road Dental Surgery, 47 Hardhorn Road, Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7SR
Distance: 2.19 (km)
Directions from Balfour Close to Hardhorn Road Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Thornton Library

Victoria Road East, Thornton Cleveleys, Blackpool, FY53SZ
Telephone: 01253 869136
Distance: 1.63 Kilometres
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Directions from Balfour Close to Thornton Library

Poulton Library

Blackpool Old Road, Poulton Le Fylde, Blackpool, FY67DH
Telephone: 01253 888 900
Distance: 2.09 Kilometres
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Anchorsholme Library

Luton Road, Blackpool, FY53RS
Telephone:
Distance: 2.62 Kilometres
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Bispham Library

Devonshire Road, Blackpool, FY20HH
Telephone:
Distance: 3.65 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Poulton-Le-Fylde Station is 1.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Close to Poulton-Le-Fylde

Poulton-Le-Fylde station is operated by Northern in the Wyre and Preston North area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Layton Station is 4.19 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Close to Layton

Layton station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool North and Cleveleys area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Deansgate • Greenfield • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kirkham & Wesham • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Todmorden • Walsden

Blackpool North Station is 6.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Close to Blackpool North

Blackpool North station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool North and Cleveleys area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Blackpool South Station is 8.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Close to Blackpool South

Blackpool South station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool South area on the Blackpool South Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • 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 • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 10.21 Kilometers away Directions from Balfour Close to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 59.21 Kilometers away Directions from Balfour Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 7.07 Kilometers away
Directions from Balfour Close to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing
Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 7.1 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 19.46 Kilometers away
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Piel Island Ferry Landing is 25.19 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Balfour Close is approximately 0.23 miles from the A585

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M55 J4/A583/A5230 - 7.86 Km Away
Directions from Balfour Close to M55 J4/A583/A5230
Junction: M55 J3/A585(T)/A585 - 9.18 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J33/A6 - 18.95 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J34/A683 - 27.08 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

THE CO-OPERATIVE

Thornton Centre, Victoria Road East, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 5DX
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
Directions from Balfour Close to THE CO-OPERATIVE

TESCO EXPRESS

Marsh Mill Village, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 4JZ
Distance: 1.84 Kilometres
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ALDI STORES LTD

Tithebarn Street, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7BX
Distance: 1.87 Kilometres
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BOOTHS POULTON

Booths, Teanlowe Centre, Queensway, Poulton-Le-Fylde, FY6 7DF
Distance: 2 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Wyreside Ecology Centre
Distance: 1.74 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Wyre Estuary Country Park
Distance: 2.17 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Marsh Mill
Distance: 2.59 (km)
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Wildlife Centre

Attraction Name: Farmer Parrs Rare Breeds Farm
Distance: 4.4 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wyre District
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Civic Centre
Breck Road
Poulton-le-Fylde
Lancashire
FY6 7PU
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Telephone Number: 01253 891 000
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Staina Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wyre and Preston North
The Member of Parliament is Ben Wallace
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In the 2017 General Election Ben Wallace won with a majority of 12246 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72319
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025595
Ons Area Name:Wyre 012D
Average Age : 49.78
Population: 1442.00
Male Population: 696.00 (48.27%)
Female Population: 746.00 (51.73%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 9 (0.62%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01253 604911
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime8
Public-order3
Burglary2
Theft-from-the-person1
Criminal-damage-arson6
Shoplifting5
Vehicle-crime1
Other-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Balfour Close

OS Reference: 334998, 441393
OS Grid Reference: SD350414
Latitude and Longitude: 53.864470326828, -2.9885493026961
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.785814 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Balfour Close

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Little Thornton
Wyre
Lancashire
North West
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