Birch Avenue

Postcode: OL8 3TU

Birch Avenue is a street in the settlement of Oldham which is within the electoral area of Hollinwood Ward in the administration area of Oldham District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Avenue is located 163.52 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.67 miles North East from the centre of Manchester, 28.88 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 30.71 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

Road Name:Birch Avenue
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Birch Avenue

OL8 3TU
OL8 3TX
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Avenue is approximately 135 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: OLDHAM - MROLD
Telephone Cabinet: P58
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: >=30
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Avenue

62 Birch Avenue
Sale Price: £124,000
Sale Date: 07/04/2017
68 Birch Avenue
Sale Price: £108,000
Sale Date: 05/05/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Oasis Academy Limeside

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 332
Address: Third Avenue, Limeside, OL8 3SB
Telephone: 01616887535
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Oasis Academy Limeside

Oasis Academy Oldham

Distance: 0.41 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1219
Address: Hollins Road, OL8 4JZ
Telephone: 01616249630
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Oasis Academy Oldham

Limehurst Community Primary School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 345
Address: White Bank Road, OL8 3JQ
Telephone: 01617703140
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Limehurst Community Primary School

St Margaret's CofE Junior Infant and Nursery School

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 326
Address: Hive Street, Hollinwood, OL8 4QS
Telephone: 01617705900
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to St Margaret's CofE Junior Infant and Nursery School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 0.84 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Royal Oldham Hospital

Address: Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 624 0420
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Distance: 3.56 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Royal Oldham Hospital

Tameside Hospital

Address: Fountain St, Ashton Under Lyne, OL6 9RW,
NHS Sector
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 331 6000
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Distance: 4.82 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Tameside Hospital

North Manchester General Hospital

Address: Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5RB,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 795 4567
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Distance: 6.81 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to North Manchester General Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hollinwood Medical Practice

Address: Hollinwood Med. Practice, 1 Clive Street, Oldham, OL8 3TR
Telephone: 0161 6277900
Distance: 0.15 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Hollinwood Medical Practice

St Chads Medical Practice

Address: St Chads Medical Practice, St Chads Centre, Lime Green Parade, Oldham, OL8 3HH
Telephone: 0161 6201611
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to St Chads Medical Practice

Littletown Family Med Pract

Address: Littletown Fam Med Prac, 53 Manchester Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 4LR
Telephone: 0161 6245457
Distance: 1.05 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Littletown Family Med Pract

Oldham Medical Services

Address: Langham House, 368 Ashton Road, Oldham, OL8 3HF
Telephone: 0161 6244716
Distance: 1.12 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Oldham Medical Services
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 370 Hollins Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 3BE
Distance: 0.35 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Dental Surgery

221 Hollins Road

Address: 221 Hollins Road, Oldham, OL8 3AA
Distance: 0.6 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to 221 Hollins Road

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 756 Hollins Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 4SA
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Dental Surgery

872-874 Hollins Road

Address: 872-874 Hollins Road, Oldham, OL8 4SR
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to 872-874 Hollins Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Limehurst Library

St. Chad's Centre, Lime Green Parade,Limehurst Village, Oldham, OL83HH
Telephone: 0161 624 0351
Distance: 0.62 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Avenue to Limehurst Library

Fitton Hill Library

Fir Tree Avenue, Fitton Hill, Fitton Hill, OL82QP
Telephone: 0161 770 5820
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Avenue to Fitton Hill Library

Turf Lane Community Book Exchange Library

Turf Lane, Chadderton, Oldham, OL98HP
Telephone:
Distance: 1.79 Kilometres
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Oldham Library

Greaves Street, Oldham, OL11AL
Telephone: 01617 708036
Distance: 2.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Avenue to Oldham Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Moston Station is 2.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Moston

Moston station is operated by Northern in the Blackley and Broughton area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Atherton • Batley • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Brighouse • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Cottingley • Daisy Hill • Dewsbury • Hag Fold • Hebden Bridge • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mytholmroyd • Orrell • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Guide Bridge Station is 5.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Guide Bridge

Guide Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ashton-under-Lyne area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Denton • Dinting • Fairfield • Flowery Field • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Hadfield • Hattersley • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Newton For Hyde • Reddish South • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Stalybridge • Stockport • Woodley

Fairfield Station is 5.66 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Fairfield

Fairfield station is operated by Northern in the Denton and Reddish area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Woodley

Mossley (Greater Manchester) Station is 5.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Mossley (Greater Manchester)

Mossley (Greater Manchester) station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the NTP: Leeds - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burscough Bridge • Chorley • Clifton • Daisy Hill • Deighton • Dewsbury • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Upholland • Walkden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 20.23 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Avenue to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 49.35 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Avenue to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Avenue is approximately 0.66 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 1.14 Km Away
Directions from Birch Avenue to M60 J22/A62/A6104
Junction: M60 J21/A663(T)/A663 - 2.32 Km Away
Directions from Birch Avenue to M60 J21/A663(T)/A663
Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 4.39 Km Away
Directions from Birch Avenue to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M60 J20/A664/A6104 - 5.51 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Supermarket

Hollins Road, Oldham, OL8 4JZ
Distance: 0.43 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Avenue to Asda Supermarket

Tesco Express

Tesco Express, 385 Ashton Road, Oldham, OL8 2NA
Distance: 1.16 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Avenue to Tesco Express

Awais Mini Market

Tesco Express, 385 Ashton Road, Oldham, OL8 2NA55 Oxford Street, Oldham, Oldham, OL9 7SL
Distance: 1.6 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Avenue to Awais Mini Market

Green Supermarket

1 Woodstock Green, The Green, Oldham, Oldham, OL8 2PB
Distance: 1.65 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Avenue to Green Supermarket

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 1.53 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Daisy Nook Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 1.85 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Oldham Art Gallery and Museum
Distance: 2.27 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Oldham Art Gallery and Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Park Bridge Heritage Centre
Distance: 2.43 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Park Bridge Heritage Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Oldham District
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Civic Centre
West Street
Oldham
Lancashire
OL1 1UG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 770 3000
Within the electoral area of Hollinwood Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Oldham West and Royton
The Member of Parliament is Jim McMahon
Details for the MP Jim McMahon on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Jim McMahon won with a majority of 17198 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 72401
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005382
Ons Area Name:Oldham 030D
Average Age : 38.16
Population: 1453.00
Male Population: 718.00 (49.42%)
Female Population: 735.00 (50.58%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 35 (2.41%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order69
Violent-crime168
Criminal-damage-arson60
Other-crime17
Burglary36
Drugs3
Bicycle-theft3
Vehicle-crime29
Shoplifting10
Robbery8
Other-theft46
Possession-of-weapons1
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Avenue

OS Reference: 391711, 402705
OS Grid Reference: SD917027
Latitude and Longitude: 53.520703058068, -2.1250343457968
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 33.458 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Avenue

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Hollins
Oldham
Greater Manchester
North West
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