Dorset Road

Postcode: BB1 4BW

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

Dorset Road is located 184.39 miles North West from the centre of London, 21.13 miles North from the centre of Manchester, 24.73 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 33.94 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

Road Name:Dorset Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Dorset Road

BB1 4BW
Height

Height

The Central point of Dorset Road is approximately 151 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn
Area Code: 01282 - Burnley
Area Code: 01200 - Clitheroe
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21
Median Speed: 3.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 13
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Dorset Road

5 Dorset Road
Sale Price: £185,000
Sale Date: 13/10/2016
4 Dorset Road
Sale Price: £185,000
Sale Date: 26/09/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Charles' RC School

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 197
Address: Knowles Street, Rishton, BB1 4HT
Telephone: 01254886110
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorset Road to St Charles' RC School

Rishton St Peter and St Paul's Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 185
Address: Arundel Street, Rishton, BB1 4DT
Telephone: 01254884522
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorset Road to Rishton St Peter and St Paul's Church of England Primary School

Norden High School and Sports College

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 499
Address: Stourton Street, Rishton, BB1 4ED
Telephone: 01254885378
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorset Road to Norden High School and Sports College

Rishton Methodist Primary School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 155
Address: George Street, Rishton, BB1 4JF
Telephone: 01254887223
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorset Road to Rishton Methodist Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Accrington Victoria Hospital

Address: Hayward Road,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 3.89 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Accrington Victoria Hospital

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 263555
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Distance: 4.24 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Royal Blackburn Hospital

BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Address: Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 7AE,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01254 507607
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Distance: 5.9 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Calderstones Hospital

Address: Mitton Road, Whalley, Clitheroe, BB7 9PE,
NHS Sector
Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01254 822121
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Distance: 7.09 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Calderstones Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

High Street Surgery

Address: 87-89 High Street, Rishton, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 4LD
Telephone: 01254 884424
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to High Street Surgery

Cabin Surgery

Address: The Surgery, High Street, Rishton, Blackburn, BB1 4LA
Telephone: 01254 884217
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Cabin Surgery

Rishton & Great Harwood Surgery

Address: Great Harwood & Rishton, 32 High Street, Rishton, Lancashire, BB1 4LA
Telephone: 01254 617590
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Rishton & Great Harwood Surgery

Community Visiting Scheme

Address: East Lancs Med Service, Accrington Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2EG
Telephone: 01254 291140
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Community Visiting Scheme
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 28 High Street, Rishton, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 4LA
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Dental Surgery

St. Ives House

Address: St. Ives House, Accrington Road, Blackburn, BB1 2EG
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to St. Ives House

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 18 Glebe Street, Great Harwood, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB6 7AA
Distance: 2.41 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 70 Queen Street, Great Harwood, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB6 7AL
Distance: 2.66 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Rishton Library

High Street, Rishton, Blackburn, BB14LA
Telephone: 01254 885 314
Distance: 0.78 Kilometres
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Directions from Dorset Road to Rishton Library

Great Harwood Library

Queen Street, Great Harwood, Blackburn, BB67AL
Telephone: 01254 884 733
Distance: 2.66 Kilometres
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Directions from Dorset Road to Great Harwood Library

Clayton-le-Moors Library

Pickup Street, Clayton-Le-Moors, Accrington, BB55NS
Telephone: 01254 236463
Distance: 2.73 Kilometres
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Directions from Dorset Road to Clayton-le-Moors Library

Oswaldtwistle Library

Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, BB53HS
Telephone: 01254 233823
Distance: 3.16 Kilometres
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Directions from Dorset Road to Oswaldtwistle Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Rishton Station is 0.4 Kilometers away

Directions from Dorset Road to Rishton

Rishton station is operated by Northern in the Hyndburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • 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 • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Church & Oswaldtwistle Station is 2.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Dorset Road to Church & Oswaldtwistle

Church & Oswaldtwistle station is operated by Northern in the Hyndburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Cherry Tree • Colne • Hapton • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Littleborough • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Manchester Victoria • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Moss Side • Moston • Nelson • Pleasington • Preston • Rishton • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salwick • Smithy Bridge • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Todmorden • Walsden

Huncoat Station is 5.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Dorset Road to Huncoat

Huncoat station is operated by Northern in the Hyndburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

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

Mill Hill (Lancashire) Station is 6.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Dorset Road to Mill Hill (Lancashire)

Mill Hill (Lancashire) station is operated by Northern in the Blackburn area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Colne • Cross Gates • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • York

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 46.08 Kilometers away Directions from Dorset Road to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 55.39 Kilometers away Directions from Dorset Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 43.62 Kilometers away
Directions from Dorset Road to Heysham Ferry Terminal
Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing is 66.39 Kilometers away
Directions from Dorset Road to Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing
Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing is 66.59 Kilometers away
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Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 73.23 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Dorset Road is approximately 0.37 miles from the M65

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 1.61 Km Away
Directions from Dorset Road to M65 J6/A678/A6119
Junction: M65 J7/A6185 - 2.24 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 4.71 Km Away
Directions from Dorset Road to M65 J5/A6077/B6232
Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 6.53 Km Away
Directions from Dorset Road to M65 J4/A666

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Food

Harwood Road Rishton, BB1 4DJ
Distance: 0.61 Kilometres
Directions from Dorset Road to The Co-operative Food

Intack Post Office

Harwood Road Rishton, BB1 4DJ305 Accrington Road, Blackburn, BB1 2AL
Distance: 2.44 Kilometres
Directions from Dorset Road to Intack Post Office

Spar Stores

99-103 Thwaites Road, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, BB5 4QG
Distance: 2.61 Kilometres
Directions from Dorset Road to Spar Stores

Morrisons

Queen street, Great Harwood, BB6 7AL
Distance: 2.66 Kilometres
Directions from Dorset Road to Morrisons

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Oswaldtwistle Mills
Distance: 3.27 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Oswaldtwistle Mills

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Blackburn Cathedral
Distance: 4.35 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Blackburn Cathedral

Museum

Attraction Name: Lewis Textile Museum & Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
Distance: 4.97 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Lewis Textile Museum & Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Haworth Art Galleries
Distance: 5.2 (km)
Directions from Dorset Road to Haworth Art Galleries

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Hyndburn District
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Scaitcliffe House
Ormerod Street
Accrington
Lancashire
BB5 0PF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01254 388 111
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Rishton Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Hyndburn
The Member of Parliament is Graham Jones
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In the 2017 General Election Graham Jones won with a majority of 5815 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 71608
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025074
Ons Area Name:Hyndburn 003E
Average Age : 45.19
Population: 1412.00
Male Population: 696.00 (49.29%)
Female Population: 716.00 (50.71%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 7 (0.5%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01254 353361 - voice
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime17
Other-theft5
Shoplifting2
Vehicle-crime2
Criminal-damage-arson4
Public-order2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location detailsLocation Details for Dorset Road
Name of Road: Dorset Road
OS Reference: 372067, 430028
OS Grid Reference: SD721300
Latitude and Longitude: 53.7656325412, -2.42380106758
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 15.6332 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Dorset Road

Map Number: 103
Map Name: Blackburn & Burnley
Rishton
Hyndburn
Lancashire
North West
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