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The Drive Harpenden

The Drive is a Street in the town of Harpenden which measures approximately 82 metres long.

The Drive is within the area of St. Albans District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Harpenden.

The Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 37317227 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The Drive is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 24.28 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.46 miles North from the centre of St Albans, 5.03 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 19.34 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

Estate Agents near The Drive

Estate Agents near The Drive
NameAddressWebsite
Frost's Estate Agents6a Leyton Road, Harpenden, AL5 2TL
Whittaker & Co1 Leyton Green, Harpenden, Herts, AL5 2TEVisit Website
Bradford & Howley42 High Street, Harpenden, AL5 2SXVisit Website

Map of The Drive

Street Crime
(Central Point of Street - Not Actual Location)
For MSOA E02004926 (Statistical Neighbourhood)
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Green = Very Low
Yellow = Low
Orange = High
Red = Very High
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Walking DistancesGreen Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)

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Roads that have a Junction with The Drive

StreetJunction Type
Amenbury Lanejunction

Sunset and Sunrise times for The Drive

Sunrise05:45
Sunset20:25

Latest Weather Conditions for The Drive

Observed at Weather Station:High Wycombe 15 August 2022 at 06:00 (21.08 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:17.9°C (69.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Drive Harpenden

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Luton South M1 J9
Address:London Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.66
2: Name:Premier Inn St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
Telephone: Learn More
4.27
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express London Luton Airport
Address:2 Percival Way, Luton Airport
Telephone: Learn More
4.39
4: Name:Premier Inn Luton Airport
Address:Osborne Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.49
5: Name:Premier Inn Luton Town Centre
Address:Regent Street
Telephone: Learn More
4.99

Location Details

The Drive
Map showing the location of The Drive
Latitude51.814422
Longitude-0.359772
OS Easting (X):513053
OS Northing (Y):214187
OS Grid Reference:TL131142
Policing for The Drive

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Frequently asked Questions for The Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is The Drive in?

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

What Parish Council is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the area of Harpenden Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ward of Harpenden West.

What County is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the constituency of Hitchin and Harpenden.

What Part of the UK is The Drive in?

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

What County Council area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00120349 & E00120354
ONS Area NameAgeing in Suburbia & Delayed Retirement
Average Age43.49 & 43.10
Area Population1356.00 & 1779.00
Male Population641.00 & 853.00 (48%)
Female Population715.00 & 926.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants# & 17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023700 &E01023701
LSOA Name:St Albans 003B &St Albans 003C
SOA Code:8a &3c
SOA Name:Affluent communities &Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02004926
MSOA Name:St Albans 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Harpenden
3 Leyton Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2TJ
01582 765161
Distance: 0.14 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Waitrose Harpenden
Sainsburys Harpenden
31 High Street, Harpenden, England, AL5 2RU
01582 763558
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Sainsburys Harpenden
Tesco Harpenden Luton Rd Express
95-101 Luton Rd, Harpenden, AL5 3BB
0345 610 6309
Distance: 0.69 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Harpenden Luton Rd Express
Tesco Harpenden Esso Express
Lower Luton Rd, Batford, Harpenden, AL5 5AL
0345 677 9331
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Harpenden Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01582 - Luton
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of St Albans
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 Hitchin and Harpenden
The Member of Parliament is Bim Afolami
Details for the MP Bim Afolami on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Bim Afolami on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Bim Afolami won with a majority of 6,895 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76,323
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Harpenden West Ward
Parish: Harpenden Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Schools

St Nicholas CofE VA Primary School
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 142
Address: St Nicholas CofE VA Primary School, Church Green, AL5 2TP
Head: Ms Rizelle Crouch (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to St Nicholas CofE VA Primary School
Harpenden Academy
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 205
Address: Harpenden Academy, Vaughan Road, AL5 4EN
Head: Mrs Lisa Davies ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Harpenden Academy
St Hilda's School
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 135
Address: St Hilda's School, 28 Douglas Road, AL5 2ES
Head: Mr Daniel Sayers (Headteacher)
Directions from The Drive to St Hilda's School

Nearest Hospitals

Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.7 (miles)
Directions from to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.52 (miles)
Directions from to Spire Harpenden 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: 6.14 (miles)
Directions from to St Albans City Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Drive
0.14 Harpenden Smiles Dental Studio 1c Leyton Road AL5 2TJ
0.20 Dental Surgeon Rose Cottage, 33a High Street AL5 2RU
0.24 Vaughan Dental Practice 10 Vaughan Road AL5 4ED tel:01582 461000

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Drive
0.10 Village Surgery Amenbury Lane AL5 2BT tel:01582 712021
0.25 Davenport House Surgery Davenport House, Bowers Way AL5 4HX tel:01582 767821
0.45 Elms Medical Practice 5 Stewart Road AL5 4QA tel:01582 767444

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Drive
0.17 Manor Pharmacy 3 Leyton Green AL5 2TE tel:01582 760624
0.20 Boots 23-25 High Street AL5 2RU
0.20 Springfield Pharmacy 19 High Street AL5 2RU tel:01582 712104

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Drive
0.12 Harold Smith Vision Ltd 12 Leyton Green AL5 2TG
0.14 Harpenden Eye Centre 1a Leyton Road AL5 2TJ
0.23 Skye Optometrists 1 Bowers Parade, High Street AL5 2SH

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Harpenden Station is 0.33 miles away.

Address: Harpenden station, Station Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4SP

Harpenden is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Harpenden Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Harpenden Rail Station

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 4.33 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 4.57 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 23.83 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 26.99 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Stansted Airport