Briar Road

Postcode: LE5 2HB

Briar Road is a street in the settlement of Leicester which is within the electoral area of Thurncourt Ward in the administration area of City of Leicester Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Briar Road is located 88.6 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.17 miles East from the centre of Leicester, 21.92 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 24.96 miles North East from the centre of Coventry.

Road Name:Briar Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Briar Road

LE5 2HB
LE5 2HA
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Briar Road is approximately 62.1601 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 86 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Briar Road is a river called Bushby Brook which is approximately 0.396439 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Briar Road is approximately 86 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.4
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 16
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Briar Road

29 Briar Road
Sale Price: £108,000
Sale Date: 21/06/2013
23 Briar Road
Sale Price: £86,000
Sale Date: 15/06/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 287
Address: Armadale Drive, LE5 1HF
Telephone: 01162416197
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy

Thurnby Lodge Primary Academy

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 249
Address: Dudley Avenue, LE5 2EG
Telephone: 01162413086
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Thurnby Lodge Primary Academy

Leicester City Primary PRU

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: Pupil Referral Unit
Phase: PRU
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 11
Address: Gervas Road, LE5 2EG
Telephone: 01162419538
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Leicester City Primary PRU

Scraptoft Valley Primary School

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 448
Address: New Romney Crescent, Netherhall Estate, LE5 1NG
Telephone: 01162413444
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Scraptoft Valley Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Leicester General Hospital

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 2.07 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Leicester General Hospital

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
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Distance: 3.4 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Spire Leicester Hospital

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 5.37 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Willowbrook Medical Centre (jg Astles)

Address: Willowbrook Medical Ctr., 195 Thurncourt Road, Thurnby Lodge, Leicester, LE5 2NL
Telephone: 0116 2432727
Distance: 0.77 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Willowbrook Medical Centre (jg Astles)

St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood)

Address: St Elizabeth's Med Centre, Netherall Road, Leicester, LE5 1DR
Telephone: 0116 2416392
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood)

Downing Drive Surgery (ajj Bentley)

Address: The Surgery, 155 Downing Dr, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6LP
Telephone: 0116 2413801
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Downing Drive Surgery (ajj Bentley)

Diabetes Specialist Nurse Service

Address: Diabetes Care Portacabin, General Hosp,gwendolen Rd, Leicester, LE5 4PW
Telephone: 0116 2584997
Distance: 2.02 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Diabetes Specialist Nurse Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 51 Thurncourt Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 2NN
Distance: 0.5 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 103 - 105 Netherhall Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 1DR
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Dental Surgery

Oasis Dental Care Ltd

Address: Oasis Dental Care Ltd, 76 Welland Vale Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 6PW
Distance: 1.3 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Oasis Dental Care Ltd

Clearly Orthodontics,

Address: Clearly Orthodontics,, the Old Coach House,, 1a Main Street,, Humberstone,, Leicester., LE5 1AE
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Clearly Orthodontics,
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Thurnby Lodge Library

Thurncourt Road, At Roborough Green, Leicester, LE52NA
Telephone: 0116 292 4550
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Thurnby Lodge Library

Netherhall Library

117-119 Netherhall Road, Leicester, LE51NH
Telephone:
Distance: 0.97 Kilometres
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Humberstone Library

Keyham Close, Leicester, LE51FW
Telephone:
Distance: 1.24 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Humberstone Library

Hamilton Library And Learning Centre

Maidenwell Ave, Leicester, LE51BL
Telephone: 0116 2212790
Distance: 1.42 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Hamilton Library And Learning Centre

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Leicester Station is 4.65 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Syston Station is 6.12 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Syston

Syston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Charnwood area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Thurgarton

South Wigston Station is 8.31 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Sileby Station is 10.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Sileby

Sileby station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Loughborough area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sleaford • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton

Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 27.56 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Road to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 41.43 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Road to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 50.04 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Road to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 91.46 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Road to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Hull Ferry Terminal is 133.17 Kilometers away
Directions from Briar Road to Hull Ferry Terminal
Kew Pier is 138.71 Kilometers away
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Richmond St. Helena Pier is 141.03 Kilometers away
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Richmond Landing Stage is 141.24 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briar Road is approximately 4.22 miles from the A46

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 10.27 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M1 J21/M69/A5460
Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 11.06 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380
Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 16.92 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M1 J22/A50/A511
Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 19.65 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M1 J23/A512

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Supermarket

166 Thurncourt Road, Leicester, LE5 2NG
Distance: 0.35 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to The Co-operative Supermarket

Central England Co-operative

Co-Operative Retail Services Ltd, Main Street, Scraptoft, Leicester, LE7 9TD
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Central England Co-operative

Tesco Extra

Tesco, 2 Maidenwell Avenue, Leicester, LE5 1BJ
Distance: 1.51 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Tesco Extra

Co-operative Supermarket

49 Downing Drive, Leicester, LE5 6LL
Distance: 1.51 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Co-operative Supermarket

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Distance: 2.24 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Leicester Cathedral

Museum

Attraction Name: Guru Nanak Gurdwarna Sikh Museum
Distance: 2.34 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Guru Nanak Gurdwarna Sikh Museum

Garden

Attraction Name: University of Leicester Botanic Garden
Distance: 4.16 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to University of Leicester Botanic Garden

Garden

Attraction Name: Belgrave Gardens
Distance: 4.19 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Belgrave Gardens

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Leicester
Visit the Council's Website
New Walk Centre
Welford Place
Leicester
LE1 6ZG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0116 252 7000
Within the electoral area of Thurncourt Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leicester East
The Member of Parliament is Vaz, Keith
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01013768
Ons Area Name:Leicester 037D
Average Age : 47.54
Population: 1544.00
Male Population: 752.00 (48.7%)
Female Population: 792.00 (51.3%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 25 (1.62%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson25
Public-order7
Vehicle-crime27
Violent-crime49
Other-theft12
Shoplifting3
Burglary18
Other-crime4
Drugs4
Possession-of-weapons3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Briar Road

OS Reference: 463822, 305239
OS Grid Reference: SK638052
Latitude and Longitude: 52.640785471752, -1.0567068415321
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 62.1601 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briar Road

Map Number: 140
Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Thurnby Lodge
Leicester
East Midlands
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