The Drive in Brookmans Park

The Drive is a Street in the Hertfordshire village of Brookmans Park and measures approximately 475 metres long.

The Drive crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 306 other streets named The Drive in Great Britain.

The Drive is governed by Welwyn Hatfield Council Council and the local parish council is North Mymms.

The Drive is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 16.15 miles North from the centre of London, 6.8 miles East from the centre of St Albans, 14.3 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 27.57 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Drive

Sunrise04:44
Sunset21:13

Latest Weather Conditions for The Drive

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Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:9.2°C (69.0%)
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Budget Hotels near The Drive Brookmans Park

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn South Mimms/Potters Bar
Address:Swanland Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.18
2: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
Telephone:0871 984 6316 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
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4: Name:Holiday Inn Express St. Albans - M25, Jct.22
Address:Colney Field Retail Park
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4.20
5: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.55
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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 Welwyn Hatfield Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the area of North Mymms Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ward of Brookmans Park and Little Heath.

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 Welwyn Hatfield.

What Region 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.

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Map showing the location of The Drive

Location Details

The Drive
Latitude51.728803
Longitude-0.183880
OS Easting (X):525412
OS Northing (Y):204954
OS Grid Reference:TL254050

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121401
ONS Area NameIndian Tech Achievers
Average Age44.18
Area Population1542.00
Male Population767.00 (50%)
Female Population775.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants10 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023908
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 015A
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02004994
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Potters Bar
7-8 Sainsbury Centre, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, England, EN6 1AU
01707 650814
Distance: 2.17 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Sainsburys Potters Bar
Tesco Potters Bar Express
15-17 Orchard Parade, Mutton Ln, Potters Bar, EN6 3AZ
0345 675 7222
Distance: 2.2 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Potters Bar Express
Tesco Potters Bar Superstore
Mutton Ln, Potters Bar, EN6 2PB
0345 677 9556
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Potters Bar Superstore
Iceland Hatfield
74/78 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JW
01707265543
Distance: 3.04 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Iceland Hatfield

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City
Area Code: 01992 - Lea Valley
Area Code: 01920 - Ware

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
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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: Brookmans Park and Little Heath Ward
Parish: North Mymms Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Brookmans Park Car Park
Station Close, North Mymms, Hertfordshire
North Mymms
AL9 7SS
Distance: 1.01 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Welham Green Station Car Park
Travellers Green, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL9 7HF
Distance: 1.29 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Manor Road Car Park
Manor Road, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Potters Bar
EN6 1DG
Distance: 2.08 km (click for directions)
Sunday and Bank Holidays no charge. Blue Badge Holders no charge. Hours of operation Mon-Sat 8.00am - 18.30pm
Telephone: 02082072277
Operated by: Hertsmere Borough Council
Darkes Lane Car Park
Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Potters Bar
EN6 1AZ
Distance: 2.21 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Chancellor's School
Distance: 0.1 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Chancellor's School, Pine Grove, Brookmans Park, AL9 7BN
Head: Mr David Croston (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Chancellor's School
Brookmans Park Primary School
Distance: 0.84 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/09/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 343
Address: Brookmans Park Primary School, Bradmore Way, Brookmans Park, AL9 7QY
Head: Mrs Aileen Davies (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Brookmans Park Primary School
Rhodes Wood Hospital School
Distance: 0.87 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 36
Address: Rhodes Wood Hospital School, Shepherds Way, Brookmans Park, AL9 6NN
Head: Rachel Hayward ()
Directions from The Drive to Rhodes Wood Hospital School
Queenswood School
Distance: 1.21 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 409
Address: Queenswood School, Shepherds Way, Brookmans Park, AL9 6NS
Head: Mrs Joanna Cameron (Principal)
Directions from The Drive to Queenswood School

Nearest Hospitals

Hertfordshire Eye Hospital HQ
Address: Potters Bar Hospital, Barnet Road, Potters Bar, EN6 2RY,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Eye Hospital
Telephone: 01707 653286
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Hertfordshire Eye Hospital HQ
Potters Bar Community Hospital
Address: Oakmere Ward, Potters Bar, EN6 2RY,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 653286
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Potters Bar Community 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: 3.66 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to One Hatfield Hospital
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: 3.74 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to New QEII Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Drive
1.48 Dental Surgery 168 Dixons Hill Road, Welham Green, North Mymms AL9 7DL
2.11 Greenleaves Dental Practice 244 - 246 High Street EN6 5DB
2.20 Orchard Dental Care 12 Orchard Parade, Mutton Lane EN6 3AZ
2.20 Leighton House Dental Practice Leighton House, 35-37 Darkes Lane EN6 1BB
2.27 Selbourne 241 Mutton Lane EN6 2AT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.07 Potterells Medical Centre Station Road, Welham Green, North Mymms AL9 7SN tel:01707 273338
2.13 Annandale Medical Centre The Elms, High Street EN6 5DA tel:01707 644451
2.13 Highview Medical Centre The Elms, High Street EN6 5DA tel:01707 871980
2.33 Parkfield Medical Centre The Walk EN6 1QH tel:01707 291041
2.47 Northdown Road Surgery 2 Northdown Road AL10 8JZ tel:01707 263608

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.89 Jhoots Pharmacy 41 Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park AL9 7QR tel:01707 652667
1.54 Kean Pharmacy 57 - 59 Dellsome Lane, Welham Green AL9 7DY tel:01707 262644
2.06 Boots 130-134 Darkes Lane EN6 1AF
2.13 Elms Pharmacy The Elms Medical Centre, High Street EN6 5DA tel:01707 646376
2.32 Questmoor Pharmacy 96 High Street EN6 5AT

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Drive
0.12 David Thomson Optometrist 74 Pine Grove, Brookmans Park AL9 7BW
2.06 Boots Opticians (potters Bar) 144 Darkes Lane EN6 1AF
2.11 Alexander Kobrin Optometrists (potters Bar) 177 Darkes Lane EN6 1BW
2.13 You And Eye Opticians (potters Bar) 106 Darkes Lane EN6 1AE
2.33 Potters Bar Eye Care Centre 46 Broadway Parade, Darkes Lane EN6 2HW

Nearest Libraries

Brookmans Park Library
Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park, AL97QR
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.89 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Brookmans Park Library
Oakmere Library
High Street, Potters Bar, EN65BZ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.18 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Oakmere Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.97 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Hatfield Library
Cuffley Library
Maynard Place, Station Road, Cuffley, EN64HU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.35 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Cuffley Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Brookmans Park Station is 1.03 miles away.

Address: Brookmans Park station, Station Road, Brookmans Park, Hertfordshire, AL9 7SS

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

Brookmans Park Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Brookmans Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:19:00
Drayton Park00:29:00
Essex Road00:33:00
Finsbury Park00:27:00
Hadley Wood00:07:00
Harringay00:24:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:06:00
Highbury & Islington00:31:00
Hornsey00:22:00
London Kings Cross00:35:00
Moorgate00:41:00
New Barnet00:10:00
New Southgate00:15:00
Oakleigh Park00:12:00
Old Street00:37:00
Potters Bar00:04:00
Welham Green00:02:30
Welwyn Garden City00:11:00

Welham Green Station is 1.26 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 The Drive 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

Potters Bar Station is 2.21 miles away.

Address: Potters Bar station, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, EN6 1AJ

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

Potters Bar Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Potters Bar Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:15:00
Ashwell & Morden00:44:00
Baldock00:40:00
Brookmans Park00:03:00
Cambridge01:10:00
Drayton Park00:25:00
Essex Road00:29:00
Finsbury Park00:20:00
Foxton00:59:00
Hadley Wood00:03:00
Harringay00:20:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:06:00
Highbury & Islington00:27:00
Hitchin00:31:00
Hornsey00:18:00
Knebworth00:20:00
Letchworth Garden City00:37:00
London Kings Cross00:24:00
Meldreth00:53:00
Moorgate00:36:30
New Barnet00:06:00
New Southgate00:11:00
Oakleigh Park00:08:00
Old Street00:32:30
Royston00:49:30
Shepreth00:56:00
Stevenage00:25:00
Welham Green00:05:00
Welwyn Garden City00:12:30
Welwyn North00:16:00

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 2.78 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 The Drive 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

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 13.3 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Luton Airport
London City Airport is 18.46 miles away Directions from The Drive to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 21.03 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 22.03 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 15.43 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 15.45 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 15.53 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 15.61 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Drive is approximately miles from the

Junction: A1(M) J2/A1001 - 2.47 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to A1(M) J2/A1001

Junction: M25 J24/A111/A1005 - 2.98 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M25 J24/A111/A1005

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 3.09 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Junction: M25 J23/A1(M) J1/A1/A1081 - 3.52 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M25 J23/A1(M) J1/A1/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Potters Bar Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.3 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Potters Bar Museum
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.17 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.94 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Barnet Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.31 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Barnet Museum