Blackpool Road

Postcode: PR2 6NT



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Road Name:Blackpool Road
Road Number:A5085
Road Type:trunk

Blackpool Road is a street in the settlement of Preston which is within the electoral area of Ribbleton Ward in the administration area of Preston District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Blackpool Road is located 190.17 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.98 miles South from the centre of Lancaster, 26.53 miles North West from the centre of Manchester and 28.28 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Postcodes for Blackpool Road

PR2 6NT
PR2 6BX
PR2 6NU
PR2 6BU
PR2 6BT
PR2 6BS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Blackpool Road is approximately 1.85221 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 55 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Blackpool Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.51234 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Blackpool Road is approximately 55 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01772 - Preston
Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Blackpool Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel - preston
Star Rating:4 Stars
On the banks of the River Ribble, The Macdonald Tickled Trout offers elegant bedrooms, waterside views, free parking and a fine restaurant. Close to the M6, the hotel is 30 minutes from the Lake District.
Address:Preston New Rd, Samlesbury, PR5 0UJ, Preston
Number of Rooms:98
Lowest Price Room:£59
Highest Price Room:£390
Holiday Inn Preston - preston
Star Rating:3 Stars
With a superb location, right in the heart of Preston city centre, this modern 3-star hotel offers easy access to the region’s major road network, including the M6, M61, M65 and the M55.
Address:Ringway, PR1 3AU, Preston
Number of Rooms:133
Lowest Price Room:£50
Highest Price Room:£129
Avenham Apartments - preston
Avenham Apartments is set in Preston, 600 metres from Preston City Council. Preston Combined Court is 900 metres away. The accommodation features a seating area. There is also a kitchen, fitted with an oven and microwave.
Address:30 Great Avenham Street, PR1 3TD, Preston
Number of Rooms:4
Lowest Price Room:£69
Bairstow Apartment - preston
Bairstow Apartment offers accommodation in Preston, 500 metres from Preston City Council and 700 metres from Lancashire County Council. The unit is 800 metres from Preston Combined Court.
Address:Flat 1 9 Bairstow Street Preston, PR1 3TN, Preston
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£89.1
Whitburn House Hotel -
The Whitburn House Hotel is a Victorian house offering bed and breakfast a mile from the Preston city centre and the university. There is a large, free car park. Preston North End football ground is within walking distance.
Address:111 Garstang Road, PR23EB, Preston
Number of Rooms:14
Lowest Price Room:£30
Highest Price Room:£85
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Preston District
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Town Hall
Lancaster Road
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2RL
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Telephone Number: 01772 906 900
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Ribbleton Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Preston
The Member of Parliament is Hendrick, Mark
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blackpool Road

4 Blackpool Road
Sale Price: £122,000
Sale Date: 24/03/2016
16 Blackpool Road
Sale Price: £92,500
Sale Date: 14/03/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025285
Ons Area Name:Preston 009D
Average Age : 36.67
Population: 1428.00
Male Population: 726.00 (50.84%)
Female Population: 702.00 (49.16%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 24 (1.68%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01772 209516
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-theft32
Violent-crime71
Criminal-damage-arson85
Robbery4
Shoplifting40
Vehicle-crime43
Bicycle-theft7
Drugs4
Burglary12
Public-order4
Other-crime2
Theft-from-the-person1
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Ribbleton Avenue Infant School

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 261
Address: Ribbleton Avenue, PR1 5RU
Telephone: 01772796037
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribbleton Avenue Infant School

Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Junior School

Distance: 0.43 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Emerson Road, PR1 5SN
Telephone: 01772792083
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Junior School

Fishwick Primary School

Distance: 0.61 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 97
Address: Downing Street, PR1 4RH
Telephone: 01772491402
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackpool Road to Fishwick Primary School

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Preston

Distance: 0.61 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 179
Address: Downing Street, PR1 4RH
Telephone: 01772797397
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackpool Road to St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Preston

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Location details

Location Details

Blackpool Road

OS Reference: 356008, 430502
OS Grid Reference: SD560305
Latitude and Longitude: 53.768784271511, -2.6675018291569
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.85221 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackpool Road

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Ribbleton
Preston
Lancashire
North West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Preston Station is 2.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackpool Road to Preston

Preston station is operated by Virgin Trains (West Coast) in the Preston area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Acton Main Line • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Askam • Aspatria • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Bradford Interchange • Braystones • Brierfield • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Junction • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Corkickle • Coventry • Crewe • Cross Gates • Croston • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Dent • Disley • Dove Holes • Drigg • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Edinburgh • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garsdale • Garswood • Gatley • Glasgow Central • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Greenfield • Halifax • Hapton • Harrington • Haymarket • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huncoat • Huyton • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkby-In-Furness • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Langwathby • Layton • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lichfield Trent Valley • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lockerbie • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Maryport • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Millom • Mills Hill • Milton Keynes Central • Moss Side • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Motherwell • Nelson • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Ormskirk • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Penrith • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ravenglass • Ribblehead • Rishton • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rufford • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Salwick • Sandwell & Dudley • Seascale • Sellafield • Settle • Silecroft • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southall • Sowerby Bridge • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • St.Bees • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Tamworth Low Level • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Whitehaven • Wigan North Western • Wigton • Windermere • Wolverhampton • Woodsmoor • Workington • York

Bamber Bridge Station is 4.71 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackpool Road to Bamber Bridge

Bamber Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Lostock Hall Station is 5.12 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackpool Road to Lostock Hall

Lostock Hall station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Leyland Station is 7.89 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackpool Road to Leyland

Leyland station is operated by Northern in the South Ribble area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garswood • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

One Stop Store

119 Ribbleton Avenue, Preston, PR2 6YS
Distance: 0.4 Kilometres
Directions from Blackpool Road to One Stop Store

Cost Cutter Supermarket

119 Ribbleton Avenue, Preston, PR2 6YS242 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, PR1 5EB
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
Directions from Blackpool Road to Cost Cutter Supermarket

Aldi Stores Ltd

Deepdale Retail Park, Blackpool Road, Preston, PR1 6QY
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
Directions from Blackpool Road to Aldi Stores Ltd

McColls

Deepdale Retail Park, Blackpool Road, Preston, PR1 6QY217-219 Ribbleton Avenue, Preston, PR2 6RD
Distance: 1.01 Kilometres
Directions from Blackpool Road to McColls

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 24.5 Kilometers away Directions from Blackpool Road to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 49.46 Kilometers away Directions from Blackpool Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 52.32 Kilometers away Directions from Blackpool Road to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 67.09 Kilometers away Directions from Blackpool Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 27.86 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackpool Road to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing
Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 28.26 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackpool Road to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing
Heysham Ferry Terminal is 33.45 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackpool Road to Heysham Ferry Terminal
Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 42.45 Kilometers away
Directions from Blackpool Road to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blackpool Road is approximately 1.10 miles from the M6

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J31/A59 - 2.2 Km Away
Directions from Blackpool Road to M6 J31/A59
Junction: M6 J31A/B6242 - 2.32 Km Away
Directions from Blackpool Road to M6 J31A/B6242
Junction: M6 J30/M61 - 4.04 Km Away
Directions from Blackpool Road to M6 J30/M61
Junction: M6 J32/M55 J0 - 4.68 Km Away
Directions from Blackpool Road to M6 J32/M55 J0
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Ribbleton Hospital

Address: Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6LS,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 401600
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribbleton Hospital

Fulwood Hall Hospital

Address: Midgery Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9SZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01772 704111
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Distance: 2.17 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Fulwood Hall Hospital

Royal Preston Hospital

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 716565
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Distance: 3.54 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Royal Preston Hospital

Longridge Community Hospital

Address: St. Wilfrids Terrace, Longridge, Preston, PR3 3WQ,
Independent Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.08 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Longridge Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr a Hussain

Address: Ribble Village Surgery, 200 Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 6NH
Telephone: 01772 792864
Distance: 0.79 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Dr a Hussain

The Geoffrey Street Surgery

Address: Geoffrey Street Surgery, the Health Centre, Geoffrey Street,preston, Lancashire, PR1 5NE
Telephone: 01772 401760
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to The Geoffrey Street Surgery

The New Hall Lane Practice

Address: New Hall Lane Practice, Geoffrey Street, Preston, PR1 5NE
Telephone: 01772 325060
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to The New Hall Lane Practice

Ribbleton Medical Centre

Address: Ribbleton Medical Ctr, 243 Ribbleton Avenue, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 6RD
Telephone: 01772 792512
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribbleton Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Practice

Address: Dental Practice, 295 New Hall Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 5XE
Distance: 0.4 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Dental Practice

Geoffrey St Dental Dept

Address: Geoffrey St Dental Dept, Geoffrey St, Preston, PR1 5NE
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Geoffrey St Dental Dept

Issa Medical Centre

Address: Issa Medical Centre, 73 St Gregory Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6YA
Distance: 1.18 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Issa Medical Centre

Dental Health Centre

Address: Dental Health Centre, Flintoff Way, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 5AF
Distance: 1.51 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Dental Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Ribbleton Library

Ribbleton Hall Drive, Ribbleton, Preston, PR26EE
Telephone: 01772 792 632
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribbleton Library

Sharoe Green Library

8 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR28ED
Telephone: 01772 719071
Distance: 2.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackpool Road to Sharoe Green Library

Preston Harris Library

Market Square, Preston, PR12PP
Telephone: 01772 532676
Distance: 2.22 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackpool Road to Preston Harris Library

Fulwood Library

Garstang Road, Fulwood, PR29RX
Telephone: 01772 719 082
Distance: 3.86 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackpool Road to Fulwood Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum
Distance: 1.08 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Queen's Lancashire
Distance: 1.25 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Museum of Queen's Lancashire

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Brockholes Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.81 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Brockholes Visitor Centre

Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 5.6 (km)
Directions from Blackpool Road to Ribble Steam Railway
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.1
Median Speed: >=30
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 3