Bishopswood

Postcode: CF31 2LX

Bishopswood is a street in the settlement of Bridgend governed by Brackla Community council in the administration area of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend Council located in the Wales Euro Region of the UK.

Bishopswood is located 148.4 miles West from the centre of London, 16.29 miles West from the centre of Cardiff, 18.7 miles South East from the centre of Swansea and 36.77 miles North East from the centre of Barnstaple.

Road Name:Bishopswood
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:30 Mph
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Postcodes for Bishopswood

CF31 2LX
CF31 2LY
CF31 2LT
CF31 2LU
CF31 2LZ
CF31 2LW
Height

Height

The Central point of Bishopswood is approximately 56 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01656
Telephone Exchange: BRIDGEND - SWBNP
Telephone Cabinet: P55
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 18.3
Median Speed: 2.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Dwr Cymru Welsh Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bishopswood

63 Bishopswood
Sale Price: £127,500
Sale Date: 01/04/2016
51 Bishopswood
Sale Price: £95,000
Sale Date: 23/11/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Priory Hospital Church Village

Address: Church Road, Tonteg, Nr Ponytypridd,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01443 219 930
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Distance: 17.7 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Priory Hospital Church Village

Priory Hospital Aberdare

Address: Farm Road, Aberaman, Aberdare,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01685 888 480
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Distance: 22.91 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Priory Hospital Aberdare

Minehead Community Hospital

Address: Luttrell Way,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01643 701701
Distance: 34.75 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Minehead Community Hospital

Williton Community Hospital

Address: North Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01984 635600
Distance: 41.3 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Williton Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

North Court

Address: North Court, David Street, Bridgend Ind Estate, Bridgend, CF31 3TP
Telephone: 01656 754400
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to North Court

Oak Tree Surgery

Address: Oak Tree Surgery, Whitethorn Drive, Brackla Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 2PQ
Telephone: 01656 665353
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Oak Tree Surgery

Ashfield Surgery

Address: Ashfield Surgery, Merthyrmawr Road, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 3NW
Telephone: 01656 652774
Distance: 2.02 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Ashfield Surgery

Riversdale House

Address: Riversdale House, Merthyrmawr Road, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 3NL
Telephone: 01656 766866
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Riversdale House
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

10 Whitehorn Drive

Address: 10 Whitehorn Drive, Brackla, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 2PQ
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to 10 Whitehorn Drive

4 Court Road

Address: 4 Court Road, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 1BN
Distance: 1.77 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to 4 Court Road

The Bridgend Dental Centre

Address: The Bridgend Dental Centre, 54 - 58 Nolton Street, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 3BP
Distance: 1.88 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to The Bridgend Dental Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 22a Caroline Street, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, CF31 1DQ
Distance: 1.92 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Bridgend Library

Wyndham Street, Bridgend, CF311EF
Telephone: 01656 754830
Distance: 1.97 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishopswood to Bridgend Library

Local and Family History Centre

T?'r Ardd , Sunnyside, CF314AR
Telephone: 01656 754810
Distance: 2.29 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishopswood to Local and Family History Centre

Pencoed Library

Penybont Road, Pencoed, Bridgend, CF355RA
Telephone:
Distance: 4.14 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishopswood to Pencoed Library

Sarn Cyberlink Library

Lifelong learning Centre, Merfield Close, Bridgend, CF329SW
Telephone:
Distance: 4.49 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishopswood to Sarn Cyberlink Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Wildmill Station is 2.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishopswood to Wildmill

Wildmill station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Bridgend area on the Maesteg - Bridgend stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Bodorgan • Bridgend • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Chester • Chirk • Church Stretton • Colwyn Bay • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Flint • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gobowen • Hereford • Holyhead • Leominster • Llandudno Junction • Llanharan • Ludlow • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Manchester Piccadilly • Nantwich • Newport (Gwent) • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Prees • Prestatyn • Rhosneigr • Rhyl • Ruabon • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shrewsbury • Stockport • Tondu • Ty Croes • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Wrexham General • Yorton

Pencoed Station is 3.97 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishopswood to Pencoed

Pencoed station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Ogmore area on the Border [nr Pilning] - Swansea stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Alderley Edge • Baglan • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Bodorgan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Chester • Chirk • Church Stretton • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Colwyn Bay • Craven Arms • Crewe • Crosskeys • Cwmbran • Ebbw Vale Parkway • Ebbw Vale Town • Ferryside • Flint • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gobowen • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Holyhead • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Leominster • Llandudno Junction • Llanelli • Llanharan • Llanhilleth • Llansamlet • Ludlow • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Manchester Piccadilly • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Neath • Newbridge • Newport (Gwent) • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Prestatyn • Pyle • Rhosneigr • Rhyl • Risca and Pontymister • Rogerstone • Ruabon • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Swansea • Tondu • Ty Croes • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Whitland • Wildmill • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Wrexham General • Yorton

Sarn Station is 4.49 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishopswood to Sarn

Sarn station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Ogmore area on the Maesteg - Bridgend stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Bodorgan • Bridgend • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Chester • Chirk • Church Stretton • Colwyn Bay • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Flint • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gobowen • Hereford • Holyhead • Leominster • Llandudno Junction • Llanharan • Ludlow • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Manchester Piccadilly • Nantwich • Newport (Gwent) • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Prees • Prestatyn • Rhosneigr • Rhyl • Ruabon • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shrewsbury • Stockport • Tondu • Ty Croes • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wildmill • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Wrexham General • Yorton

Tondu Station is 5.5 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishopswood to Tondu

Tondu station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Ogmore area on the Maesteg - Bridgend stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Bodorgan • Bridgend • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Chester • Chirk • Church Stretton • Colwyn Bay • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Flint • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gobowen • Hereford • Holyhead • Leominster • Llandudno Junction • Llanharan • Ludlow • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Manchester Piccadilly • Nantwich • Newport (Gwent) • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Prees • Prestatyn • Rhosneigr • Rhyl • Ruabon • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shrewsbury • Stockport • Ty Croes • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Wildmill • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Wrexham General • Yorton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Cardiff International Airport is 18.94 Kilometers away Directions from Bishopswood to Cardiff International Airport
Swansea Airport is 37.35 Kilometers away Directions from Bishopswood to Swansea Airport
Exeter International Airport is 86.69 Kilometers away Directions from Bishopswood to Exeter International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal is 22.53 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishopswood to Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal
Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop is 25.37 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishopswood to Cardiff Castle Waterbus Stop
Taffs Mead Waterbus Stop is 25.68 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishopswood to Taffs Mead Waterbus Stop
Channel View Waterbus Stop is 26.13 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishopswood to Channel View Waterbus Stop
Motorways

Motorways

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M4 J36/A4061/A4063 - 3.35 Km Away
Directions from Bishopswood to M4 J36/A4061/A4063
Junction: M4 J35/A473 - 3.64 Km Away
Directions from Bishopswood to M4 J35/A473
Junction: M4 J37/A4229 - 9.98 Km Away
Directions from Bishopswood to M4 J37/A4229
Junction: M4 J34/A4119 - 13.3 Km Away
Directions from Bishopswood to M4 J34/A4119

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative Food

10 Canolfan,, Bracla,, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, CF31 2LL
Distance: 0.73 Kilometres
Directions from Bishopswood to Co-operative Food

Tesco Extra (Nid Petrol)

10 Canolfan,, Bracla,, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, CF31 2LLHeol y Bont-faen,, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr,, Bwrdeistref Sirol Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, CF31 3SQ
Distance: 1.63 Kilometres
Directions from Bishopswood to Tesco Extra (Nid Petrol)

B&M Retail Ltd

Uned 2,, Parc Manwerthu Picton Court,, Waterton,, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, CF31 3XX
Distance: 1.69 Kilometres
Directions from Bishopswood to B&M Retail Ltd

Home Bargains

Unit A, Picton Court Retail Park, Waterton, Bridgend, CF31 3XX
Distance: 1.69 Kilometres
Directions from Bishopswood to Home Bargains

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Coity Castle
Distance: 1.81 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Coity Castle

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Ewenny Priory
Distance: 2.24 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Ewenny Priory

Castle

Attraction Name: Coity Castle
Distance: 2.28 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Coity Castle

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Newcastle Castle
Distance: 2.41 (km)
Directions from Bishopswood to Newcastle Castle

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Offices
Angel Street
Bridgend
CF31 4WB
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01656 643 643
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bridgend
The Member of Parliament is Madeleine Moon
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In the 2017 General Election Madeleine Moon won with a majority of 4700 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 62185
Within the area of Brackla Community Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: W01000979
Ons Area Name:Bridgend 015A
Average Age : 35.15
Population: 1702.00
Male Population: 829.00 (48.71%)
Female Population: 873.00 (51.29%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 26 (1.53%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:

Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs4
Violent-crime27
Possession-of-weapons1
1
Criminal-damage-arson6
Public-order4
Vehicle-crime8
Burglary6
Other-theft13
Theft-from-the-person1
Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bishopswood

OS Reference: 292508, 179784
OS Grid Reference: SS925798
Latitude and Longitude: 51.506268802041, -3.5489952867298
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 5.85398 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishopswood

Map Number: 170
Map Name: Vale of Glamorgan & Rhondda
Brackla
Bridgend
Wales
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