Balmoral Drive

Postcode: WF11 8RQ

Balmoral Drive is a street in the settlement of Knottingley which is within the electoral area of Knottingley Ward in the administration area of Wakefield District Council located in the Yorkshire and the Humber Euro Region of the UK.

Balmoral Drive is located 160.28 miles North from the centre of London, 12.74 miles South East from the centre of Leeds, 14.03 miles North West from the centre of Doncaster and 19.08 miles South West from the centre of York.

Road Name:Balmoral Drive
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Balmoral Drive

WF11 8RQ
Height

Height

The Central point of Balmoral Drive is approximately 36 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01977
Telephone Exchange: KNOTTINGLEY - MYKNO
Telephone Cabinet: P14
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.4
Median Speed: 5.9
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 20
water

Water and Drainage Details

Yorkshire Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Balmoral Drive

24 Balmoral Drive
Sale Price: £115,000
Sale Date: 13/04/2017
1 Balmoral Drive
Sale Price: £125,000
Sale Date: 16/12/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Willow Green Academy

Distance: 0.45 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 248
Address: Hampden Close, Ferrybridge, WF11 8PT
Telephone: 01977670370
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Willow Green Academy

The Vale Primary Academy

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 245
Address: Ferrybridge Road, WF11 8JF
Telephone: 01977722485
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balmoral Drive to The Vale Primary Academy

Simpson's Lane Academy

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 352
Address: Sycamore Avenue, WF11 0PL
Telephone: 01977722515
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Simpson's Lane Academy

Pontefract Orchard Head Junior and Infant and Nursery School

Distance: 1.55 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 349
Address: Orchard Head Lane, WF8 2NJ
Telephone: 01977723495
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Pontefract Orchard Head Junior and Infant and Nursery School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pontefract Hospital

Address: Friarwood Lane, Friarwood Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1PL,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 2.98 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Pontefract Hospital

Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield

Address: Lumley Street, Castleford, WF10 5LT,
NHS Sector
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01977 605500
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Distance: 6.44 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield

Spire Methley Park Hospital

Address: Methley Lane, Methley, Leeds, LS26 9HG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01977 518518
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Distance: 10.45 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Spire Methley Park Hospital

Pinderfields Hospital

Address: Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 14.21 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Pinderfields Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ferrybridge

Address: Ferrybridge Medical Ctr, 8-10 High St,ferrybridge, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF11 8NQ
Telephone: 01977 631623
Distance: 0.68 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Ferrybridge

Ash Grove

Address: Ash Grove Medical Centre, England Lane, Knottingley, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF11 0JA
Telephone: 01977 673141
Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to Ash Grove

The Practice Ophthalmology

Address: Ash Grove Medical Centre, England Lane, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 0JA
Telephone: 01494 690982
Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Balmoral Drive to The Practice Ophthalmology

Northgate

Address: Northgate Surgery, Northgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1NF
Telephone: 01977 703635
Distance: 2.81 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

11b Hill Top

Address: 11b Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 8EB
Distance: 1.23 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 11 - 11a Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 8EB
Distance: 1.23 (km)
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45 Hill Top

Address: 45 Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 9AQ
Distance: 1.85 (km)
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P R Jones and Associates

Address: P R Jones and Associates, 134 Southgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QT
Distance: 2.65 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Knottingley Library

Hill Top, Pontefract Road Knottingley, Knottingley, WF118EE
Telephone: 01977 722 450
Distance: 1.39 Kilometres
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Directions from Balmoral Drive to Knottingley Library

South Pontefract Library

St. Mary's Community Centre, The Circle The Circle, Pontefract, WF82AY
Telephone: 01977 705341
Distance: 2.93 Kilometres
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Pontefract Library

Shoemarket, Pontefract, WF81BD
Telephone: 01977 727692
Distance: 3.11 Kilometres
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Airedale Library

The Square, Airedale, Castleford, WF103JJ
Telephone: 01977 724040
Distance: 3.17 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Knottingley Station is 1 Kilometers away

Directions from Balmoral Drive to Knottingley

Knottingley station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Gilberdyke - Hatfield & Stainforth / Knottingley and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Castleford • Featherstone • Glasshoughton • Goole • Hensall • Leeds • Pontefract Monkhill • Pontefract Tanshelf • Rawcliffe • Snaith • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate • Whitley Bridge • Woodlesford

Pontefract Baghill Station is 2.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Balmoral Drive to Pontefract Baghill

Pontefract Baghill station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Gilberdyke - Hatfield & Stainforth / Knottingley and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bolton-On-Dearne • Church Fenton • Goldthorpe • Meadowhall • Moorthorpe • Rotherham Central • Sheffield • Sherburn-In-Elmet • Swinton (South Yorkshire) • Thurnscoe • Ulleskelf • York

Pontefract Tanshelf Station is 3.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Balmoral Drive to Pontefract Tanshelf

Pontefract Tanshelf station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Featherstone • Knottingley • Pontefract Monkhill • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate

Glasshoughton Station is 4.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Balmoral Drive to Glasshoughton

Glasshoughton station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Castleford • Goole • Hensall • Knottingley • Leeds • Pontefract Monkhill • Rawcliffe • Snaith • Whitley Bridge • Woodlesford

Airports

Nearest Airports

Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 30.66 Kilometers away Directions from Balmoral Drive to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 30.99 Kilometers away Directions from Balmoral Drive to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Humberside Airport is 62.51 Kilometers away Directions from Balmoral Drive to Humberside Airport
Manchester Airport is 76.39 Kilometers away Directions from Balmoral Drive to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 97.33 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 97.49 Kilometers away
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Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 143.18 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 143.68 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Balmoral Drive is approximately 0.11 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M62 J41/A1(M) - 0.62 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J33/A162(T) - 1.45 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J40/A1(T)/A162 - 2.98 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J32/A639 - 3.74 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Wm Morrisons Supermarkets Plc

Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc, Marine Villa Road, Knottingley, WF11 8ER
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Aldi Stores

South Baileygate, Pontefract, WF8 2LN
Distance: 2.23 Kilometres
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Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd

10-12 Racca Green, Knottingley, WF11 8AT
Distance: 2.38 Kilometres
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Iceland

Stuart Road, Pontefract, WF8 4PQ
Distance: 3.16 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Pontefract Museum
Distance: 2.02 (km)
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Castle

Attraction Name: Pontefract Castle
Distance: 2.43 (km)
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Racecourse

Attraction Name: Pontefract Racecourse
Distance: 4.07 (km)
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Theme Park

Attraction Name: Xscape (Castleford)
Distance: 4.43 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wakefield District
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Town Hall
Wood Street
Wakefield
WF1 2HQ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01924 306 090
Within the electoral area of Knottingley Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
The Member of Parliament is Yvette Cooper
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In the 2017 General Election Yvette Cooper won with a majority of 14499 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 81641
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01011804
Ons Area Name:Wakefield 011B
Average Age : 41.09
Population: 1618.00
Male Population: 759.00 (46.91%)
Female Population: 859.00 (53.09%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 35 (2.16%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Pontefract and Knottingley, Sessions House Yard, Pontefract, WKF, WF8 1BN, Wakefield, 01924 295624
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Covering the following Neighbourhood Policing Teams : Knottingley NPT, Pontefract North NPT, Pontefract South NPT

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Telephone: 01924 295624
Policing Links:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson16
Vehicle-crime19
Violent-crime17
Other-crime5
Public-order10
Bicycle-theft1
Burglary5
Other-theft12
Shoplifting5
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Balmoral Drive

OS Reference: 448014, 423767
OS Grid Reference: SE480238
Latitude and Longitude: 53.707892279175, -1.2725227168206
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 10.2711 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Balmoral Drive

Map Number: 105
Map Name: York
Ferrybridge
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire
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