Bittern Close

Postcode: FY3 8FS

Bittern Close is a street in the settlement of Blackpool governed by Staining Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Staining and Weeton Ward in the administration area of Fylde District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Bittern Close is located 201.62 miles North West from the centre of London, 17.66 miles South West from the centre of Lancaster, 28.94 miles North from the centre of Liverpool and 39.42 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

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Postcodes for Bittern Close

FY3 8FS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bittern Close is approximately 3.10486 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 19 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bittern Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.810195 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bittern Close is approximately 19 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01253 - Blackpool
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 8.1
Median Speed: 8.5
Maximum Speed: 12.7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 11
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bittern Close

2 Bittern Close
Sale Price: £267,500
Sale Date: 02/03/2016
3 Bittern Close
Sale Price: £189,000
Sale Date: 31/08/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Boundary Primary School

Distance: 0.74 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 417
Address: Dinmore Avenue, FY3 7RW
Telephone: 01253478250
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to Boundary Primary School

St Mary's Catholic Academy

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1188
Address: St Walburga's Road, FY3 7EQ
Telephone: 01253396286
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to St Mary's Catholic Academy

Christ The King Catholic Academy

Distance: 1.29 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 228
Address: Rodwell Walk, Grange Park, FY3 7NJ
Telephone: 01253395985
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to Christ The King Catholic Academy

Staining Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Distance: 1.36 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 232
Address: Staining Road, Staining, FY3 0BW
Telephone: 01253882983
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bittern Close to Staining Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, FY3 8NR,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 300000
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Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Address: St. Walburgas Road, Blackpool, FY3 8BP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01253 394 188
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Distance: 0.71 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

Parkwood Hospital

Address: East Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8PW,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306980
Distance: 0.76 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Parkwood Hospital

Clifton Hospital

Address: Pershore Road, Lytham St. Annes, FY8 1PB,
NHS Sector
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 306204
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Distance: 8.93 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Clifton Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Newton Drive Health Centre

Address: Newton Drive Health Ctr, Newton Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NX
Telephone: 01253 955717
Distance: 0.36 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Newton Drive Health Centre

Dvt/pcau Service

Address: Urgent Care Ctr, Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, FY3 8NR
Telephone: 0300 1231144
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Dvt/pcau Service

Urgent Care Ctr (fcms) Ooh

Address: Whinney Heys Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 8NR
Telephone: 0300 1231144
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Urgent Care Ctr (fcms) Ooh

The Surgery Dinmore

Address: Dinmore Avenue, Grange Park, Blackpool, FY3 7RW
Telephone: 01253 951952
Distance: 0.74 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to The Surgery Dinmore
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Newton Drive Health Centre

Address: Newton Drive Health Centre, Newton Drive, Blackpool, FY3 8NX
Distance: 0.36 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Newton Drive Health Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 81 - 83 Westcliffe Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 7DH
Distance: 1.52 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 28a Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 9AL
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Dental Surgery

Orthoworld

Address: Orthoworld, 24 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 9AQ
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Orthoworld
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Boundary Library

City Learning Centre, Bathurst Avenue, Blackpool, FY37RW
Telephone:
Distance: 0.68 Kilometres
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Directions from Bittern Close to Boundary Library

Layton Library

Talbot Road, Blackpool, FY37BD
Telephone:
Distance: 1.62 Kilometres
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Poulton Library

Blackpool Old Road, Poulton Le Fylde, Blackpool, FY67DH
Telephone: 01253 888 900
Distance: 2.55 Kilometres
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Mereside Library

6 Langdale Place, Blackpool, FY44TR
Telephone:
Distance: 2.92 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Layton Station is 1.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Layton

Layton station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool North and Cleveleys area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Deansgate • Greenfield • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kirkham & Wesham • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Todmorden • Walsden

Blackpool North Station is 2.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool North

Blackpool North station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool North and Cleveleys area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Poulton-Le-Fylde Station is 2.88 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Poulton-Le-Fylde

Poulton-Le-Fylde station is operated by Northern in the Wyre and Preston North area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Crewe • Cross Gates • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garswood • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Halifax • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Layton • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Prescot • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor • York

Blackpool South Station is 3.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool South

Blackpool South station is operated by Northern in the Blackpool South area on the Blackpool South Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Colne • Hapton • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • Pleasington • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 5.63 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 55.05 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 70.79 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Manchester Airport
Newcastle International Airport is 158.73 Kilometers away Directions from Bittern Close to Newcastle International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 11.43 Kilometers away
Directions from Bittern Close to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing
Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 11.54 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 24.06 Kilometers away
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Piel Island Ferry Landing is 28.68 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bittern Close is approximately 2.38 miles from the M55

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M55 J4/A583/A5230 - 3.77 Km Away
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Junction: M55 J3/A585(T)/A585 - 8.07 Km Away
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Junction: M55 J1/A6/B6241 - 19.35 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J32/M55 J0 - 20.43 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative

67 Chain Lane, Staining, FY3 0DB
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
Directions from Bittern Close to Co-operative

Lidl Food Store

127 Devonshire Road, Blackpool, FY3 8AX
Distance: 1.97 Kilometres
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Cooperative Food

225-227 Preston Old Road, Blackpool, FY3 9TF
Distance: 2.16 Kilometres
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B & M Bargains

307-321 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, FY3 9JS
Distance: 2.46 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Zoo

Attraction Name: Blackpool Zoo
Distance: 1.15 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool Zoo

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Blackpool Tower
Distance: 2.97 (km)
Directions from Bittern Close to Blackpool Tower

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Blackpool Tramway
Distance: 3.7 (km)
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Theme Park

Attraction Name: Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Distance: 4.82 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Fylde District
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Town Hall
St Annes Road West
St Annes
Lancashire
FY8 1LW
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01253 658 658
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Staining and Weeton Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Fylde
The Member of Parliament is Mark Menzies
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In the 2017 General Election Mark Menzies won with a majority of 11805 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 65937
Within the area of Staining Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025568
Ons Area Name:Wyre 014B
Average Age : 47.24
Population: 1717.00
Male Population: 822.00 (47.87%)
Female Population: 895.00 (52.13%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 16 (0.93%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01253 607041
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson34
Violent-crime54
Public-order4
Shoplifting6
Drugs3
Other-theft19
Theft-from-the-person6
Bicycle-theft4
Vehicle-crime9
Burglary8
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-crime2
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bittern Close

OS Reference: 333685, 436976
OS Grid Reference: SD337370
Latitude and Longitude: 53.824606203351, -3.0075603010553
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 3.10486 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bittern Close

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Herons Reach
Blackpool
North West
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