Chequersfield in Welwyn Garden City

Chequersfield is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City and measures approximately 90 metres long.

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

Chequersfield is governed by Welwyn Hatfield Council Council.

Chequersfield is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 20.24 miles North from the centre of London, 6.15 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 10.93 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 26 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Chequersfield

Sunrise04:43
Sunset21:13

Latest Weather Conditions for Chequersfield

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Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:9.2°C (69.0%)
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Budget Hotels near Chequersfield Welwyn Garden City

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.46
2: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
Telephone:0871 984 6536 Learn More
1.01
3: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.68
4: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
Telephone:0871 984 6316 Learn More
2.14
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express St. Albans - M25, Jct.22
Address:Colney Field Retail Park
Telephone: Learn More
5.76
Policing for Chequersfield

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Frequently asked Questions for Chequersfield

What Council (Local Authority) is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the local authority area of Welwyn Hatfield Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the ward of Hollybush.

What County is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Region of the UK is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Chequersfield in?

Chequersfield is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

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Location Details

Chequersfield
Latitude51.786345
Longitude-0.206231
OS Easting (X):523712
OS Northing (Y):211314
OS Grid Reference:TL237113

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Chequersfield

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121561
ONS Area NameChallenged Transitionaries
Average Age39.13
Area Population1741.00
Male Population855.00 (49%)
Female Population886.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants30 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01023940
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 009B
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02004988
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Hatfield Extra
Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner, Hatfield, AL9 5JY
0345 677 9344
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Directions from Chequersfield to Tesco Hatfield Extra
Iceland Welwyn Garden
Unit A Long Croft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6PZ
01707373096
Distance: 0.96 Miles
Directions from Chequersfield to Iceland Welwyn Garden
Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, England, AL8 6SA
01707 429200
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from Chequersfield to Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 1.21 Miles
Directions from Chequersfield to Waitrose Welwyn Garden City

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01920 - Ware
Area Code: 01438 - Stevenage

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Welwyn Hatfield Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, The Campus, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AE
Send email
Telephone Number: 01707 357 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Grant Shapps
Details for the MP Grant Shapps on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Grant Shapps on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Grant Shapps won with a majority of 10,955 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,892
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Hollybush Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Stanborough Park Car Park
Stanborough Road, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL8 6XF
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Open Mon to Sun 09:00 - 18:00. Reduced parking charges for residents, free for Blue Badge Holders & Motorbikes. Cash payment, family parking, accessible spaces available. Toilets.
Telephone: 01707327655
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Stanborough Park Car Park
Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6XF
Distance: 0.68 km (click for directions)
Open Mon-Sun 09:00 - 18:00. Cash payment. Family parking, toilets, accessible spaces available. Blue badge holders free.
Telephone: 01707327655
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Peartree Car Park
Peartree Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL7 3AJ
Distance: 0.80 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Pear Tree Lane Car Park
Pear Tree Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL7 3AJ
Distance: 0.83 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Creswick Primary & Nursery School
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 20/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 465
Address: Creswick Primary & Nursery School, Sir John Newsom Way, AL7 4FL
Head: Mrs Fay Brett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Creswick Primary & Nursery School
Our Lady Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 17/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Our Lady Catholic Primary School, Woodhall Lane, AL7 3TF
Head: Mrs Catherine Corr (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Our Lady Catholic Primary School
Stanborough School
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1082
Address: Stanborough School, Lemsford Lane, AL8 6YR
Head: Mrs Merry John (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Stanborough School
Ludwick Nursery School
Distance: 0.7 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 29/01/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 190
Address: Ludwick Nursery School, Holwell Road, AL7 3RP
Head: Mrs Helen Ackerman (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Ludwick Nursery School

Nearest Hospitals

New QEII Hospital
Address: Howlands, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.83 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to New QEII Hospital
One Hatfield Hospital
Address: One Hatfield Hospital, 3 Hatfield Avenue, Hatfield, AL10 9UA,
NHS Sector
One Healthcare
Telephone: 01707 443333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.68 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to One Hatfield Hospital
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 841800
Distance: 2.96 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Hertford County Hospital
Address: North Road, Hertford, SG14 1LP,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.08 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Chequersfield

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Chequersfield
0.63 Woodhall Dental Practice 33 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
0.76 Parkway Community Health Clinic Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH
0.83 Dental Surgery 178 Handside Lane AL8 6SZ
0.92 Beehive Dental Practice 27 Beehive Lane AL7 4BH
0.95 Church Road Dental Practice 4a Church Road AL8 6NE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Chequersfield

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.48 Hollybush Surgery 141 Hollybush Lane AL7 4JS tel:01707 328323
0.67 Spring House Health Spring House Site, Ascots Lane AL7 4HL tel:01707 294354
0.76 The Garden City Practice Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH tel:01707 321500
0.82 Peartree Lane Surgery 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 329292
1.06 Hall Grove Group Practice 4 Hall Grove AL7 4PL tel:01707 328528

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Chequersfield

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.63 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
0.71 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 126 Peartree Lane AL7 3XW
0.82 Peartree Pharmacy Peartree Lane Surgery, 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 372172
0.92 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Great North Road, Mount Pleasant AL9 5JY
1.01 Lloydspharmacy Church Road AL8 6SA tel:01707 326998

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Chequersfield

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Chequersfield
0.92 Vision Express At Tesco (hatfield) Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner AL9 5JY
1.01 Welwyn Vision Opticians 62 Howardsgate AL8 6BP
1.03 Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA
1.03 Boots Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 15 The Howard Centre AL8 6HA
1.06 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB

Nearest Libraries

Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.75 Miles
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Directions from Chequersfield to Woodhall Library
Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Welwyn Garden City Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.89 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Hatfield Library
Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.98 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Chequersfield to Welwyn Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn Garden City Station is 1.02 miles away.

Address: Welwyn Garden City station, inside The Howard Centre shopping m, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6HA

Welwyn Garden City is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Welwyn Garden City Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Chequersfield to Welwyn Garden City Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:29:30
Ashwell & Morden00:33:00
Baldock00:28:00
Brookmans Park00:11:00
Cambridge00:58:00
Drayton Park00:38:00
Essex Road00:43:00
Finsbury Park00:31:00
Foxton00:47:00
Hadley Wood00:17:00
Harringay00:35:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:05:00
Highbury & Islington00:41:00
Hitchin00:19:00
Hornsey00:33:00
Knebworth00:08:00
Letchworth Garden City00:25:00
London Kings Cross00:33:00
Meldreth00:41:00
Moorgate00:50:00
New Barnet00:20:00
New Southgate00:25:00
Oakleigh Park00:22:00
Old Street00:46:00
Potters Bar00:11:00
Royston00:38:00
Shepreth00:44:30
Stevenage00:12:00
Welham Green00:08:00
Welwyn North00:04:00

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 1.60 miles away.

Address: Hatfield station, 79 Great North Road, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5AB

Hatfield (Herts) is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Hatfield (Herts) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Chequersfield to Hatfield (Herts) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:25:00
Ashwell & Morden00:39:00
Baldock00:34:00
Brookmans Park00:06:00
Cambridge01:04:00
Drayton Park00:34:00
Essex Road00:38:00
Finsbury Park00:26:00
Foxton00:53:00
Hadley Wood00:13:00
Harringay00:30:00
Highbury & Islington00:36:00
Hitchin00:26:00
Hornsey00:28:00
Knebworth00:14:00
Letchworth Garden City00:31:00
London Kings Cross00:30:00
Meldreth00:47:30
Moorgate00:45:30
New Barnet00:15:00
New Southgate00:20:30
Oakleigh Park00:17:30
Old Street00:41:30
Potters Bar00:07:00
Royston00:44:00
Shepreth00:51:00
Stevenage00:19:00
Welham Green00:04:00
Welwyn Garden City00:06:00
Welwyn North00:10:00

Welwyn North Station is 2.64 miles away.

Address: Welwyn North station, Station Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 0AS

Welwyn North is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Welwyn North Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Chequersfield to Welwyn North Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashwell & Morden00:29:00
Baldock00:24:00
Cambridge00:54:00
Finsbury Park00:27:00
Foxton00:43:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:08:00
Hitchin00:15:00
Knebworth00:04:00
Letchworth Garden City00:21:00
London Kings Cross00:33:00
Meldreth00:37:00
Potters Bar00:15:00
Royston00:34:00
Shepreth00:40:00
Stevenage00:09:00
Welwyn Garden City00:05:00

Welham Green Station is 3.46 miles away.

Address: Welham Green station, Travellers Green, Welham Green, Hertfordshire, AL9 7HF

Welham Green is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Welham Green Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Chequersfield to Welham Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:21:00
Brookmans Park00:02:00
Drayton Park00:31:30
Essex Road00:36:00
Finsbury Park00:29:00
Hadley Wood00:09:00
Harringay00:26:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:03:00
Highbury & Islington00:34:00
Hornsey00:24:00
London Kings Cross00:37:00
Moorgate00:43:00
New Barnet00:12:00
New Southgate00:17:00
Oakleigh Park00:14:00
Old Street00:39:00
Potters Bar00:06:00
Welwyn Garden City00:09:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 9.74 miles away Directions from Chequersfield to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 21.19 miles away Directions from Chequersfield to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 22.36 miles away Directions from Chequersfield to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 24.01 miles away Directions from Chequersfield to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 19.52 miles away

Directions from Chequersfield to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 19.53 miles away

Directions from Chequersfield to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 19.62 miles away

Directions from Chequersfield to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 19.7 miles away

Directions from Chequersfield to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Chequersfield is approximately 0.74 miles from the A1M

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 0.89 Miles Away

Directions from Chequersfield to A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 1.11 Miles Away

Directions from Chequersfield to A1(M) J5/B197/B195

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 2.78 Miles Away

Directions from Chequersfield to A1(M) J6/A1000/B197

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 2.89 Miles Away

Directions from Chequersfield to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.93 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.36 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.89 (miles)
Directions from Chequersfield to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre