Bishops Close

Postcode: OL7 9AY

Bishops Close is a street in the settlement of Ashton-under-Lyne which is within the electoral area of Ashton Waterloo Ward in the administration area of Tameside District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Bishops Close is located 161.76 miles North West from the centre of London, 6 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 27.52 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 30.96 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

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Postcodes for Bishops Close

OL7 9AY
Height

Height

The Central point of Bishops Close is approximately 117 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE - MRASH
Telephone Cabinet: P17
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17.3
Median Speed: 8.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bishops Close

6 Bishop Close
Sale Price: £120,000
Sale Date: 08/01/2016
8 Bishop Close
Sale Price: £88,000
Sale Date: 24/02/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Waterloo Primary School

Distance: 0.12 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 437
Address: Worthington Street, OL7 9NA
Telephone: 01613301280
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Waterloo Primary School

Canon Burrows CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.18 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 482
Address: Oldham Road, OL7 9ND
Telephone: 01613304755
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Canon Burrows CofE Primary School

Canon Johnson CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.65 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: Elgin Street, OL7 9DD
Telephone: 01613303169
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Canon Johnson CofE Primary School

Broadoak Primary School

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 362
Address: Norman Road, OL6 8QG
Telephone: 01613303105
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Broadoak Primary 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: 2.25 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Tameside Hospital

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 3.59 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close 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: 6.06 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Royal Oldham Hospital

Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Address: 4 Birch Hall Lane, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0XE,
NHS Sector
Equilibrium Healthcare
Distance: 8.41 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bigfoot Independent Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Waterloo Medical Centre

Address: Waterloo Medical Centre, 1 Dunkerley Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL7 9EJ
Telephone: 0161 3307087
Distance: 0.08 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Waterloo Medical Centre

Branching out

Address: 111-113 Old Street, Ashton-under-lyne, OL6 7RL
Telephone: 0161 6729420
Distance: 1.42 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Branching out

Lifeline Tameside

Address: 111-113 Old Street, Ashton-under-lyne, OL6 7RL
Telephone: 07809 163848
Distance: 1.42 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Lifeline Tameside

Bedford House Medical Centre

Address: Bedford House Medical Ctr, Glebe Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HD
Telephone: 0161 3309880
Distance: 1.47 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bedford House Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

194 Oldham Road

Address: 194 Oldham Road, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL7 9AW
Distance: 0.52 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to 194 Oldham Road

Dr Akrams Surgery

Address: Dr Akrams Surgery, 194 Oldham Road, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL7 9AW
Distance: 0.52 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Dr Akrams Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 94 Henrietta Street, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8NX
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Dental Surgery

Penny Meadow Dentist

Address: Penny Meadow Dentist, 53 Penny Meadow, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6HE
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Penny Meadow Dentist
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Tameside Central Library

Old Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL67SG
Telephone:
Distance: 1.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Tameside Central Library

Hurst Library

Nook Lane, Hurst, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL69HN
Telephone:
Distance: 1.67 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Hurst Library

Limehurst Library

St. Chad's Centre, Lime Green Parade,Limehurst Village, Oldham, OL83HH
Telephone: 0161 624 0351
Distance: 2.33 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Limehurst Library

Fitton Hill Library

Fir Tree Avenue, Fitton Hill, Fitton Hill, OL82QP
Telephone: 0161 770 5820
Distance: 2.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Fitton Hill Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Guide Bridge Station is 2.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close 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

Hyde North Station is 4.04 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Hyde North

Hyde North station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

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

Fairfield Station is 4.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close 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

Flowery Field Station is 4.44 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Flowery Field

Flowery Field station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Dinting • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hadfield • Hattersley • Manchester Piccadilly • Newton For Hyde

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 19.02 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 50.35 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bishops Close is approximately 0.78 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 2.12 Km Away
Directions from Bishops Close to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 3.49 Km Away
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Junction: M67 J1/A6017 - 4.65 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J21/A663(T)/A663 - 4.82 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Stores

Aldi Stores Ltd, 109 Wellington Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7FN
Distance: 1.09 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Aldi Stores

Warsaw Superstore Ltd

Warsaw Superstore Ltd, 143 Stamford Street Central, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 6XJ
Distance: 1.56 Kilometres
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Asda Superstore

Asda Stores Ltd, Cavendish Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7PF
Distance: 1.71 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Asda Superstore

Asda Superstore

Food Market, Queens Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 8ER
Distance: 1.74 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Asda Superstore

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 1.05 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Daisy Nook Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Park Bridge Heritage Centre
Distance: 2.62 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Park Bridge Heritage Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Portland Basin Museum, The Museum of the Manchesters, Setantii
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Portland Basin Museum, The Museum of the Manchesters, Setantii

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tameside District
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Council Offices
Wellington Road
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 6DL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 342 8355
Within the electoral area of Ashton Waterloo Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Ashton-under-Lyne
The Member of Parliament is Angela Rayner
Details for the MP Angela Rayner on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Angela Rayner won with a majority of 11295 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 65751
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005958
Ons Area Name:Tameside 005D
Average Age : 38.60
Population: 1456.00
Male Population: 693.00 (47.6%)
Female Population: 763.00 (52.4%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 36 (2.47%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime120
Vehicle-crime34
Drugs15
Burglary50
Public-order58
Other-theft17
Robbery10
Shoplifting35
Criminal-damage-arson38
Theft-from-the-person6
Bicycle-theft4
Other-crime4
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bishops Close

OS Reference: 393227, 400317
OS Grid Reference: SD932003
Latitude and Longitude: 53.499258019986, -2.1021148713428
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 33.8544 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishops Close

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