Birch Road

Postcode: WN2 5XE



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Birch Road is a street in the settlement of Platt Bridge which is within the electoral area of Abram Ward in the administration area of Wigan District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Road is located 173.68 miles North West from the centre of London, 14.37 miles West from the centre of Manchester, 17.73 miles East from the centre of Liverpool and 25.1 miles North East from the centre of Chester.

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Postcodes for Birch Road

WN2 5XE
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birch Road is approximately 12.9652 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 36 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birch Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.488165 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Road is approximately 36 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01942 - Wigan
Area Code: 01744 - St Helens
Area Code: 01925 - Warrington
Area Code: 01695 - Skelmersdale

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Birch Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Coaching Inn Hotel - wigan
Star Rating:1 Stars
On the A573, a mile from Wigan's city centre, this family-run Victorian hotel is rich in traditional character, with free WiFi, free parking and charming en suite rooms.
Address:Warrington Road (A573), Ince, WN3 4NJ, Wigan
Number of Rooms:18
Lowest Price Room:£33
Highest Price Room:£75
Rowan House Holiday Home - lowton
Rowan House Holiday Home is a semi-detached holiday home is set in Lowton and is 22 km from Manchester. The property is 28 km from Liverpool and features views of the garden. The kitchen features an oven.
Address:11 Rowan Avenue, WA3 2DD, Lowton
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£140
Holiday Inn Haydock - haydock
Star Rating:4 Stars
The hotel is superbly located, just off junction 23 of the M6 motorway, next to Haydock Park Racecourse, and serves as a gateway to the entire North West region.
Address:Lodge Lane, WA12 0JG, Newton Le Willows
Number of Rooms:136
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£142
Bay Horse by Good Night Inns - haydock
Star Rating:3 Stars
Bay Horse by Good Night Inns is convenient for Haydock Racecourse, the M6, local train stations, and it is 16 km from Manchester's Trafford Centre. It offers free unlimited WiFi.
Address:53 Warrington Road, WN49PJ, Ashton-In-Makerfield
Number of Rooms:28
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£85.5
Mercure Wigan Oak Hotel - wigan
Star Rating:3 Stars
This modern hotel is in the centre of Wigan, easily accessible from the A49 and M61/M6 motorway network, just 5 minutes from Wigan North Western Station.
Address:River Way, WN1 3SS, Wigan
Number of Rooms:88
Lowest Price Room:£46.75
Highest Price Room:£130
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wigan District
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Town Hall
Library Street
Wigan
WN1 1YN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01942 244 991
Within the electoral area of Abram Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Makerfield
The Member of Parliament is Fovargue, Yvonne
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Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Road

9 Birch Road
Sale Price: £40,000
Sale Date: 31/10/1996
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01006216
Ons Area Name:Wigan 026C
Average Age : 35.84
Population: 2191.00
Male Population: 1111.00 (50.71%)
Female Population: 1080.00 (49.29%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 23 (1.05%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs2
Violent-crime21
Vehicle-crime11
Public-order7
Criminal-damage-arson14
Robbery4
Other-theft4
Burglary5
Shoplifting4
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

St John's Church of England Primary School, Abram

Distance: 1.11 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 253
Address: Simpkin Street, Abram, WN2 5QE
Telephone: 01942703465
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to St John's Church of England Primary School, Abram

Abram Bryn Gates Primary School

Distance: 1.3 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 194
Address: Lily Lane, Bamfurlong, WN2 5JT
Telephone: 01942866392
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Abram Bryn Gates Primary School

Holy Family Catholic Primary School Platt Bridge

Distance: 1.38 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 254
Address: Wigan Street, Platt Bridge, WN2 5JF
Telephone: 01942704148
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Holy Family Catholic Primary School Platt Bridge

Platt Bridge Community Primary School

Distance: 1.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 454
Address: Rivington Avenue, Platt Bridge, WN2 5NG
Telephone: 01942487999
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Platt Bridge Community Primary School

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Road

OS Reference: 360897, 401178
OS Grid Reference: SD609012
Latitude and Longitude: 53.505587463435, -2.5896371719974
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 12.9652 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Road

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Abram
Wigan
Greater Manchester
North West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bryn Rail Station is 3.77 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Bryn Rail Station
Ince (Manchester) Rail Station is 3.92 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Ince (Manchester) Rail Station
Hindley Rail Station is 4.17 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Hindley Rail Station
Wigan North Western Rail Station is 5.05 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Wigan North Western Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative Food

14-16 Warrington Road, Platt Bridge, Wigan, WN2 5JA
Distance: 1.38 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to Co-operative Food

Asda Golborne Superstore

Edge Green Lane, Golborne, Warrington, WA3 3RW
Distance: 2.89 Kilometres
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Spar

262 Firs Lane, Leigh, WN7 4TT
Distance: 3.31 Kilometres
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Spar Shop

262 Firs Lane, Leigh, WN7 4TT
Distance: 3.31 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 25.59 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 26.51 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Manchester Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 42.38 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 73.34 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 28.31 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Road to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle
Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 29.06 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 29.17 Kilometers away
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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 30.09 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Road is approximately 2.70 miles from the M6

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J24/A58 - 4.6 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M6 J24/A58
Junction: M6 J25/A49 - 4.75 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J23/A580/A49 - 4.77 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J22/A49/A579 - 7.33 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Leigh Infirmary

Address: The Avenue, Leigh, WN7 1HS,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 5.11 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Leigh Infirmary

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, WN1 2NN,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 6.28 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Newton Community Hospital

Address: Bradlegh Road, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8RB,
Independent Sector
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.26 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Newton Community Hospital

Hollins Park Hospital - HQ

Address: Hollins Park House, Hollins Lane, Winwick, Warrington, WA2 8WA,
NHS Sector
5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.69 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Hollins Park Hospital - HQ
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Trivedi

Address: 429a Warrington Road, Abram, Nr.wigan, WN2 5XB
Telephone: 01942 866277
Distance: 0.12 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dr Trivedi

Hmp & Yoi Hindley (j/yoi)

Address: Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 5TH
Telephone: 01942 663100
Distance: 1.62 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Hmp & Yoi Hindley (j/yoi)

Cyp Minor Illness Service

Address: Platt Bridge Health Ctr., Rivington Avenue, Platt Bridge, Wigan, WN2 5NG
Telephone: 07521 600150
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Cyp Minor Illness Service

Dr Ahmad & Ptnrs

Address: Platt Bridge Health Ctr, Rivington Avenue, Platt Bridge, Wigan, WN2 5NG
Telephone: 01942 482330
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dr Ahmad & Ptnrs
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Dept.

Address: Dental Dept., H M Prison Hindley, Gibson Street, Bickershaw, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 5TH
Distance: 1.62 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dental Dept.

Platt Bridge Dental Practice

Address: Platt Bridge Dental Practice, 152 Walthew Lane, Platt Bridge, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 5AW
Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Platt Bridge Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 51 Atherton Road, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 3EA
Distance: 3.1 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dental Surgery

107 - 109 High Street

Address: 107 - 109 High Street, Golborne, Warrington, Cheshire, WA3 3BZ
Distance: 3.18 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Abram Library

Vicarage Road, Wigan, WN25QX
Telephone:
Distance: 0.88 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Abram Library

Platt Bridge Community Library

Platt Bridge Community First, Rivington Avenue, Wigan, WN25NG
Telephone:
Distance: 1.86 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Platt Bridge Community Library

Golborne Library

Tanners Lane, Wigan, WA33AW
Telephone:
Distance: 3.38 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Road to Golborne Library

Hindley Library

Market Street, Wigan, WN23AN
Telephone:
Distance: 3.49 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Hindley Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Motor Racing Circuit

Attraction Name: Three Sisters Racing Circuit
Distance: 2.41 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Three Sisters Racing Circuit

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.77 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Pennington Flash Country Park Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park
Distance: 3.25 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Pennington Flash Country Park

Racecourse

Attraction Name: Haydock Park Racecourse
Distance: 3.8 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Haydock Park Racecourse
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 29.3
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 7
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