Birchwood

Postcode: M43 7ST

Birchwood is a street in the settlement of Droylsden which is within the electoral area of Droylsden East Ward in the administration area of Tameside District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birchwood is located 161.89 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.5 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 28.67 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 32.48 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

Road Name:Birchwood
Road Type:residential
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M43 7ST
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birchwood is approximately 31.3513 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 98 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birchwood is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.0804401 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birchwood is approximately 98 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0161 - Manchester
Area Code: 01706 - Rochdale
Area Code: 01457 - Glossop
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 5.7
Median Speed: 6
Maximum Speed: 7.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birchwood

11 Birchwood
Sale Price: £199,950
Sale Date: 13/10/2007
2 Birchwood
Sale Price: £186,000
Sale Date: 25/09/2007
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Moorside Primary School

Distance: 0.72 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 456
Address: Market Street, Droylsden, M43 7DA
Telephone: 01613703614
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Moorside Primary School

St Stephen's RC Primary School

Distance: 0.91 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 457
Address: Chappell Road, Droylsden, M43 7NA
Telephone: 01613702071
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to St Stephen's RC Primary School

Aldwyn Primary School

Distance: 1.05 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 357
Address: Lumb Lane, Audenshaw, M34 5SF
Telephone: 01613703626
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Aldwyn Primary School

Hawthorns School

Distance: 1.05 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 77
Address: Sunnyside Moss Campus, Lumb Lane, M34 5SF
Telephone: 01613701312
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Hawthorns School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

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: 4.34 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Tameside Hospital

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 4.43 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Address: 4 Birch Hall Lane, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0XE,
NHS Sector
Equilibrium Healthcare
Distance: 5.93 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Address: Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
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Distance: 6.55 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Manchester Royal Eye Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Droylsden Medical Practice

Address: 1-3 Albion Drive, Droylsden, Manchester, Lancashire, M43 7NP
Telephone: 0161 3427777
Distance: 0.59 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Droylsden Medical Practice

Droylsden Medical Centre

Address: 58 Ashton Road, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7BW
Telephone: 0161 3701122
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Droylsden Medical Centre

Medlock Vale Medical Practice

Address: Medlock Vale Med. Pract., 58 Ashton Rd, Droylsden, Manchester, Lancashire, M43 7BW
Telephone: 0161 3701610
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Medlock Vale Medical Practice

Market Street Medical Practice

Address: 76 Market Street, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6DE
Telephone: 0161 3716188
Distance: 1.25 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Market Street Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

36 Queens Walk

Address: 36 Queens Walk, the Precinct, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7AD
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to 36 Queens Walk

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 253 Manchester Road, Droylsden, Manchester, Lancashire, M43 6HE
Distance: 1.65 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 301 Fairfield Road, Droylsden, Manchester, Lancashire, M43 6AJ
Distance: 1.73 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

Vallance and Associates

Address: Vallance and Associates, Dental Surgery, 149 Lord Lane, Failsworth, Manchester, Lancashire, M35 0QH
Distance: 1.87 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Vallance and Associates
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Droylsden Library

Manchester Road, Droylsden, Manchester, M436EP
Telephone:
Distance: 1.23 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Droylsden Library

Tameside Central Library

Old Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL67SG
Telephone:
Distance: 2.62 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Tameside Central Library

Failsworth Library

Oldham Road, Failsworth, Oldham, M350JF
Telephone: 0161 770 5820
Distance: 2.93 Kilometres
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Limehurst Library

St. Chad's Centre, Lime Green Parade,Limehurst Village, Oldham, OL83HH
Telephone: 0161 624 0351
Distance: 3 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Limehurst Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Fairfield Station is 2.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood 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

Guide Bridge Station is 2.24 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood 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

Gorton Station is 2.93 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Gorton

Gorton station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

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

Denton Station is 3.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Denton

Denton station is operated by Northern in the Denton and Reddish area on the Guide Bridge - Chester (via Stockport) stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Guide Bridge • Reddish South • Stalybridge • Stockport

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 16.81 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 50.43 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 52.6 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 67.68 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 79.08 Kilometers away
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Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 109.26 Kilometers away
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Far Sawrey Windermere Ferry Terminal is 109.39 Kilometers away
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Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal is 109.89 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birchwood is approximately 0.62 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 1.62 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 3.46 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J24/M67/A57 - 3.58 Km Away
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Junction: M67 J1/A6017 - 3.73 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

B And M Bargains

Greenside Lane, Greenside Lane, Droylsden, Tameside, M43 7YY
Distance: 1.11 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to B And M Bargains

Iceland

Greenside Lane, Greenside Lane, Droylsden, Tameside, M43 7YY
Distance: 1.11 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Iceland

Sainsburys Supermarket

Sainsburys Supermarket, 2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7UB
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Sainsburys Supermarket

Tesco Superstore

Manchester Road, Manchester Road, Droylsden, Tameside, M43 6TQ
Distance: 1.18 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 2.59 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Daisy Nook Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.93 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: City of Manchester Stadium, Egerton Narrow Boats, The Manchester Evening News Arena, Chetham's Library, National Cycling Centre
Distance: 3.7 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to City of Manchester Stadium, Egerton Narrow Boats, The Manchester Evening News Arena, Chetham's Library, National Cycling Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Transport, Manchester Jewish Museum, Urbis
Distance: 4.35 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Museum of Transport, Manchester Jewish Museum, Urbis

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tameside District
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices
Wellington Road
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 6DL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 342 8355
Within the electoral area of Droylsden East Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Ashton-under-Lyne
The Member of Parliament is Heyes, David
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005993
Ons Area Name:Tameside 010A
Average Age : 44.11
Population: 1411.00
Male Population: 681.00 (48.26%)
Female Population: 730.00 (51.74%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 13 (0.92%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary31
Possession-of-weapons1
Violent-crime63
Criminal-damage-arson29
Other-crime4
Other-theft21
Public-order21
Vehicle-crime13
Shoplifting19
Drugs2
Bicycle-theft2
Robbery3
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birchwood

OS Reference: 390985, 399159
OS Grid Reference: SJ910992
Latitude and Longitude: 53.488814589133, -2.1358835861523
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 31.3513 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birchwood

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Littlemoss
Tameside
Greater Manchester
North West
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