The Danes in How Wood AL2 2AY

The Danes is a Street in the Hertfordshire village of How Wood with the postcode of AL2 2AY and measures approximately 30 metres long.

There is only one street named The Danes making it unique in Great Britain.

The Danes is governed by St Albans City and District Council Council and the local parish council is St Stephen.

The Danes is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 18.14 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.5 miles South from the centre of St Albans, 11.65 miles South from the centre of Luton and 21.04 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Danes, AL2 2AY

Sunrise04:52
Sunset21:02

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AL2 2AY

Latest Weather Conditions for The Danes, AL2 2AY

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 26 May 2020 at 09:00 (6.31 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:18.5°C (53.2%)
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Budget Hotels near The Danes How Wood

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood
Address:Smug Oak Lane, Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
0.72
2: Name:Premier Inn Watford North
Address:859 St. Albans Road, Garston
Telephone: Learn More
2.33
3: Name:Premier Inn St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.70
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express St. Albans - M25, Jct.22
Address:Colney Field Retail Park
Telephone: Learn More
2.91
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express London - Watford Junction
Address:19 Bridle Path
Telephone: Learn More
4.14
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Neighbourhood Policing

Elevation

The Central point of The Danes is approximately 80 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for The Danes

What Council (Local Authority) is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the local authority area of St Albans City and District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the area of St Stephen Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the ward of Park Street.

What County is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the constituency of St Albans.

What Region of the UK is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Danes in?

The Danes is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Danes

The Danes, St. Albans, Park Street, AL2 2AY, The Danes, St Albans, Park Street, AL2 2AY,

Roads that intersect with The Danes

Map showing the location of The Danes

Location Details

The Danes
Latitude51.715700
Longitude-0.347995
OS Easting (X):514113
OS Northing (Y):203228
OS Grid Reference:TL141032

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Danes

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00120448
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age42.74
Area Population1406.00
Male Population690.00 (49%)
Female Population716.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01023721
LSOA Name:St Albans 019D
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02004942
MSOA Name:St Albans 019

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys St Albans
Everard Close, St. Albans, England, AL1 2QU
01727 847707
Distance: 1.9 Miles
Directions from The Danes to Sainsburys St Albans
Waitrose St Albans
1 Ermine Close, Mayne Avenue, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4JZ
01727 831117
Distance: 2.19 Miles
Directions from The Danes to Waitrose St Albans
Tesco Colney Express
196-198 High St, London Colney, St Albans, AL2 1JQ
0345 026 9210
Distance: 2.3 Miles
Directions from The Danes to Tesco Colney Express
Iceland St Albans
140/144 Victoria Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3TG
01727833908
Distance: 2.52 Miles
Directions from The Danes to Iceland St Albans

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01923 - Watford
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 15.1 13.8 >=30 Y 6

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of St Albans City and District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, St Peters Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3JE
Send email
Telephone Number: 01727 866 100
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Daisy Cooper
Details for the MP Daisy Cooper on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Daisy Cooper on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Daisy Cooper won with a majority of 6,293 the result was LD gain from Con. The total electorate was 73,727
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Park Street Ward
Parish: St Stephen Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Hyde lane Car Park
Hyde Lane, Frogmore, Hertfordshire
Frogmore
AL2 2LE
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Roman Road Car Park
Roman Road, Frogmore, Hertfordshire
Frogmore
AL2 2LL
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
St Albans Abbey Station Car Park
Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL1 2DN
Distance: 2.06 km (click for directions)
24 hrs, Mon-Sun. Parking for blue badge holders in designated spaces is free. Scratchcards & Season tickets available.
Telephone: 08700604416
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Westminster Lodge Leisure Centre Car Park
Holywell Hall, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL1 2DL
Distance: 2.07 km (click for directions)
Set in Verulamium Park.
Telephone: 01727736080
Operated by: Hertfordshire County Council

Nearest Schools

How Wood Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 204
Address: How Wood Primary and Nursery School, Spooners Drive, Park Street, AL2 2HU
Head: Mrs Cynthia Rowe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Danes to How Wood Primary and Nursery School
Park Street Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/12/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 193
Address: Park Street Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Branch Road, Park Street, AL2 2LX
Head: Mrs Wendy-May Foster (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Danes to Park Street Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Killigrew Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 1.13 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/12/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 428
Address: Killigrew Primary and Nursery School, West Avenue, AL2 3HD
Head: Miss Tracy Mylotte (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Danes to Killigrew Primary and Nursery School
Watling View School
Distance: 1.37 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/09/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 90
Address: Watling View School, Watling View, AL1 2NU
Head: Mr Andy Scott (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Danes to Watling View School

Nearest Hospitals

Kingsley Green
Address: Harper Lane, Shenley, Radlett, WD7 9HQ,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01923 633000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.05 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to Kingsley Green
West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit
Address: Jacketts Field, Abbots Langley, WD5 0PA,
Independent Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 2.7 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit
Langley House Community Hospital
Address: 698 St. Albans Road, Watford,
Independent Sector
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to Langley House Community Hospital
St Albans City Hospital
Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, AL3 5PN,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01727 866122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.07 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to St Albans City Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Danes

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Danes
0.96 65 Oakwood Road (dental Practice) 65 Oakwood Road, Bricket Wood AL2 3QB
0.96 Dental Surgery 129 Oakwood Road, Bricket Wood AL2 3QB
1.60 Family Dental Practice 27b Vesta Avenue AL1 2PG
1.60 Family Dental Practice 27b Vesta Avenue AL1 2PG
2.05 Hertfordshire Partnership N H S Harper Lane, Shenley WD7 9HQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Danes

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.16 Park Street Surgery 10 Withey Place AL2 2SN tel:01923 855606
0.97 Bricket Wood Surgery St. Lukes Church, The Crescent, Bricket Wood AL2 3NF tel:01923 671746
1.29 Midway Surgery 93 Watford Road AL2 3JX tel:01727 832125
2.06 Colney Medical Centre 45-47 Kings Road, London Colney AL2 1ES tel:01727 822138
2.24 Lattimore & Village Surgery The Village Surgery, 283 High Street, London Colney AL2 1EU tel:01727 855160

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Danes

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.30 How Wood (pharmacy) 16 How Wood, Park Street AL2 2RA
0.96 Bricket Wood Pharmacy 111 Oakwood Road, Bricket Wood AL2 3QB tel:01923 675368
1.08 Chiswell Pharmacy 196 Watford Road, Chiswell Green AL2 3EB tel:01727 857378
1.99 Lloydspharmacy Sainsbury Superstore, Everard Close AL1 2QU tel:01727 845905
2.19 Verulam Pharmacy 6 Ermine Close AL3 4JZ tel:01727 833815

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Danes

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Danes
1.82 Paul Adler Optometrists 41a Abbey Avenue AL3 4BH
2.42 The Specs Factory Outlet Opticians 4 Holywell Hill AL1 1BZ
2.43 Richard Stokes Optometrists 38 London Road AL1 1NG
2.43 St Albans Eye Care Centre 38 London Road AL1 1NG
2.50 Robert Roope Opticians Ltd 20 George Street AL3 4ES

Nearest Libraries

London Colney Library
Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, AL21PU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.13 Miles
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Directions from The Danes to London Colney Library
St Albans Library
The Maltings, St Albans, AL13JQ
Telephone:
Distance: 2.48 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Danes to St Albans Library
Radlett Library
1 Aldenham Avenue, Radlett, WD78HL
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.67 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Danes to Radlett Library
North Watford Library
St Albans Road, Watford, WD247RW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.15 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Danes to North Watford Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is 0.20 miles away.

Address: How Wood station, Hyde Lane, How Wood, Hertfordshire, AL2 2NG

How Wood (Hertfordshire) is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Danes to How Wood (Hertfordshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:03:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:06:00
Park Street00:03:00
St Albans Abbey00:05:30
Watford Junction00:10:30
Watford North00:08:00

Park Street Station is 0.75 miles away.

Address: Park Street station, Watling Street, Park Street, Hertfordshire, AL2 2NG

Park Street is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Park Street Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Danes to Park Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:05:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:08:00
How Wood (Hertfordshire)00:02:00
St Albans Abbey00:02:30
Watford Junction00:12:30
Watford North00:10:00

Bricket Wood Station is 0.85 miles away.

Address: Bricket Wood station, Station Road, Bricket Wood, Hertfordshire, AL2 3LN

Bricket Wood is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Bricket Wood Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Danes to Bricket Wood Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:03:00
How Wood (Hertfordshire)00:02:00
Park Street00:05:00
St Albans Abbey00:07:30
Watford Junction00:07:30
Watford North00:05:00

St Albans Abbey Station is 2.02 miles away.

Address: St Albans Abbey station, Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 2DN

St Albans Abbey is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

St Albans Abbey Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Danes to St Albans Abbey Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:08:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:11:00
How Wood (Hertfordshire)00:05:00
Park Street00:03:00
Watford Junction00:15:30
Watford North00:13:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 11.39 miles away Directions from The Danes to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 17.27 miles away Directions from The Danes to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 22.46 miles away Directions from The Danes to London City Airport
London Stansted Airport is 28.67 miles away Directions from The Danes to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 16.06 miles away

Directions from The Danes to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 17.32 miles away

Directions from The Danes to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 17.37 miles away

Directions from The Danes to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 17.51 miles away

Directions from The Danes to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Danes is approximately 0.42 miles from the M25

Junction: M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405 - 0.99 Miles Away

Directions from The Danes to M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405

Junction: M1 J6A/M25 J21 - 1.59 Miles Away

Directions from The Danes to M1 J6A/M25 J21

Junction: M1 J6/A405(T)/A405 - 1.6 Miles Away

Directions from The Danes to M1 J6/A405(T)/A405

Junction: M1 J7/A414(T) - 3 Miles Away

Directions from The Danes to M1 J7/A414(T)

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.29 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.97 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: Potters Bar Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.74 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to Potters Bar Museum
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.32 (miles)
Directions from The Danes to Mill Green Museum and Mill