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Vanguard Road in Birmingham

Vanguard Road is a Street in the West Midlands city of Birmingham and measures approximately 306 metres long.

Vanguard Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 7 other streets named Vanguard Road in Great Britain.

Vanguard Road is within the area of Solihull 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 Bickenhill.

Vanguard Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35010105 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Vanguard Road is roughly 101.33 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 104.30 and the lowest point being 100.00. A change of 4.30 metres.

Vanguard Road is located within the county of West Midlands which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 95.46 miles North West from the centre of London, 7.51 miles East from the centre of Birmingham, 9.79 miles West from the centre of Coventry and 27.4 miles North East from the centre of Worcester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Vanguard Road

Sunrise09:02
Sunset17:32

Latest Weather Conditions for Vanguard Road

Observed at Weather Station:Coleshill 21 January 2021 at 05:00 (2.61 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:3.0°C (86.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Vanguard Road Birmingham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:ibis budget Birmingham International Airport – NEC
Address:Ambassador Road
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2: Name:Premier Inn Birmingham NEC/Airport
Address:Bickenhill Parkway
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0.70
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Address:Terminal Rd, Birmingham, B26 3QW
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Address:Bickenhill Parkway
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5: Name:Travelodge Birmingham Sheldon
Address:2225 Coventry Rd, Birmingham, B26 3EH
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Vanguard Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
101.33100.00104.304.30

Frequently asked Questions for Vanguard Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the local authority area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the area of Bickenhill Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the ward of Bickenhill.

What County is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the ceremonial county of West Midlands.

What Constituency is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the constituency of Meriden.

What Part of the UK is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the West Midlands Council area.

What Police Force area is Vanguard Road in?

Vanguard Road is located within the West Midlands Police area.

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Location Details

Vanguard Road
Map showing the location of Vanguard Road
Latitude52.451314
Longitude-1.729413
OS Easting (X):418386
OS Northing (Y):283782
OS Grid Reference:SP184838

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Vanguard Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00051124
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age43.78
Area Population1392.00
Male Population699.00 (50%)
Female Population693.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants18 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01010109
LSOA Name:Solihull 009A
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02002089
MSOA Name:Solihull 009
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Chelmsley Wood
341 Bosworth Drive, Solihull, B37 5EX
0121 788 5700
Distance: 1.98 Miles
Directions from Vanguard Road to Asda Chelmsley Wood
Iceland Chelmsley Wood
79 Cedar Walk, Chelmsley Wood Centre, Birmingham, B37 5TU
01217888105
Distance: 1.99 Miles
Directions from Vanguard Road to Iceland Chelmsley Wood
Morrisons Sheldon
2259-2297 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3PD
0121 742 6584
Distance: 2.06 Miles
Directions from Vanguard Road to Morrisons Sheldon
Iceland Sheldon
2154 Coventry Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, B26 3JB
01217423939
Distance: 2.31 Miles
Directions from Vanguard Road to Iceland Sheldon

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01675 - Coleshill
Area Code: 01676 - Meriden
Area Code: 0121 - Birmingham
Area Code: 01564 - Lapworth

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
PO Box 18, Council House, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3QS
Send email
Telephone Number: 0121 704 6000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Saqib Bhatti
Details for the MP Saqib Bhatti on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Saqib Bhatti won with a majority of 22,836 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,368
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bickenhill Ward
Parish: Bickenhill Parish Council
Ceremonial County: West Midlands
County Council: West Midlands Council

Nearest Car Parks

Birmingham Airport Short/Med 1 Car Park
Airport Way, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B26 3QJ
Distance: 0.04 km (click for directions)
£30 per day.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Valet BIA Car Park
Airport Way, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B26 3QZ
Distance: 0.09 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Birmingham Airport Drop & Go Car Park
Airport Way, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B26 3QJ
Distance: 0.09 km (click for directions)
£5.00 per 15 minutes after first 30 minutes.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Birmingham Airport Short/Med 3 Car Park
Airport Way, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B26 3QJ
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
£30 per day.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
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Nearest Schools

Marston Green Infant Academy
Distance: 1.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 355
Address: Marston Green Infant Academy, Elm Farm Avenue, Marston Green, B37 7AA
Head: Ms Beverley Elliott (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Vanguard Road to Marston Green Infant Academy
Marston Green Junior School
Distance: 1.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 352
Address: Marston Green Junior School, Station Road, Marston Green, B37 7BA
Head: Mrs Lynn Clark (Headteacher)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Marston Green Junior School
Mapledene Primary School
Distance: 1.65 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/04/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 350
Address: Mapledene Primary School, Mapledene Road, B26 3XE
Head: Miss Jackie Stephenson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Vanguard Road to Mapledene Primary School
Coleshill Heath School
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 25/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 516
Address: Coleshill Heath School, Lime Grove, Chelmsley Wood, B37 7PY
Head: Miss Nicole Fowles (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Vanguard Road to Coleshill Heath School

Nearest Hospitals

Brooklands Hospital
Address: Coleshill Road, Marston Green, Birmingham, B37 7HL,
NHS Sector
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust
Telephone: 0121 329 4900
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.51 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Brooklands Hospital
Spire Parkway Hospital
Address: 1 Damson Parkway, Solihull, B91 2PP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0121 704 1451
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.48 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Spire Parkway Hospital
Solihull Hospital
Address: Lode Lane, Solihull, B91 2JL,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 1214242000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.03 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Solihull Hospital
Hertford House
Address: 29 Old Warwick Road, Olton, Solihull, B92 7JQ,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 678 4860
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.43 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Hertford House

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Vanguard Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Vanguard Road
1.48 Wilkinson Dental Care 21 Station Road, Marston Green B37 7AB
1.51 Brooklands Hospital Coleshill Road, Marston Green B37 7HL
1.84 Hedingham Grove Dental Surgery 5 Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TP
1.86 Dental Surgery Craig Croft B37 7TR
2.03 21-21a Bell Lane (dental Surgery) 21-21a Bell Lane, Kitts Green B33 0HS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Vanguard Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.62 Chelmsley Lane Surgery 20 Chelmsley Lane, Marston Green B37 7BG
1.84 Croft Medical Centre 1 Pomeroy Way, Chelmsley Wood B37 7WB tel:0121 2707180
1.93 Coventry Road Practice 2314 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JS tel:0121 7432154
2.12 The Sheldon Medical Centre 169 Church Road, Sheldon B26 3TT tel:0121 7435511
2.13 Dr Machin P Tile Cross Surgery, 144 Tile Cross Road B33 0LU tel:01217433409

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Vanguard Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.39 Marston Green Pharmacy 60 Station Road, Marston Green B37 7BA tel:0121 7792226
1.81 Croft Pharmacy Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TW tel:01217 705077
1.98 Boots Uk Ltd 29-31 Greenwood Way B37 5TL tel:0121 7706011
1.98 Asda Pharmacy Bosworth Drive B37 5EX tel:0121 7885710
2.03 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 3 Hatchford Brook Road B92 9AG tel:0121 7433619

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Vanguard Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Vanguard Road
0.59 Vision Call (solihull) Wellington House, Starley Way B37 7HB
1.58 Maginnis Opticians - Marston Green 32a Holly Lane, Marston Green B37 7AE
1.96 Boots Opticians (chelmsley Wood) 11 Coppice Way, Chelmsley Wood B37 5TX
2.02 Specsavers (chelmsley Wood, Birmingham) 2-4 Greenwood Square B37 5TR
2.07 Homecare Optical 707 Old Lode Lane B92 8NE

Nearest Libraries

Marston Green Library
Land Lane, Marston Green, Solihull, B377DQ
Telephone: 0121 779 2131
Distance: 1.25 Miles
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Directions from Vanguard Road to Marston Green Library
Chelmsley Wood Library
10 West Mall, Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre, Solihull, B375TN
Telephone: 0121 788 4380
Distance: 2.02 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Vanguard Road to Chelmsley Wood Library
Hampton in Arden Library
39 Fentham Road, Hampton In Arden, Solihull, B920AY
Telephone: 01675 442 629
Distance: 2.14 Miles
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Directions from Vanguard Road to Hampton in Arden Library
Sheldon Library
Brays Road, Birmingham, B262RJ
Telephone: 0121 464 3512
Distance: 2.37 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Vanguard Road to Sheldon Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Birmingham International Station is 0.15 miles away.

Address: Birmingham International station, Stationlink Road, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, B40 1PA

Birmingham International is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line and is managed by Avanti West Coast.

Birmingham International Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Vanguard Road to Birmingham International Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adderley Park00:12:00
Alsager01:25:30
Banbury00:40:00
Basingstoke01:58:00
Berkhamsted01:40:00
Berkswell00:08:00
Birmingham New Street00:19:00
Bletchley01:19:00
Bournemouth03:00:00
Brockenhurst02:45:00
Canley00:14:00
Coseley00:35:00
Coventry00:15:00
Crewe01:17:00
Hampton-in-Arden00:03:00
Hartford (Cheshire)01:29:00
Hemel Hempstead01:45:00
Kidsgrove01:21:30
Lea Hall00:06:00
Leamington Spa00:23:00
Leighton Buzzard01:26:00
Liverpool Lime Street01:59:00
Liverpool South Parkway01:49:30
London Euston01:50:00
Long Buckby00:38:00
Macclesfield01:26:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:50:00
Marston Green00:03:00
Milton Keynes Central01:10:00
Northampton00:54:00
Oxford01:02:00
Penkridge00:49:00
Reading01:35:00
Rugby00:27:00
Runcorn01:41:00
Sandwell & Dudley00:30:00
Shrewsbury01:19:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:24:00
Southampton Airport Parkway02:22:00
Southampton Central02:31:00
Stafford00:56:00
Stechford00:09:00
Stockport01:38:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:12:00
Stone (Staffs)01:05:00
Telford Central00:52:00
Tile Hill00:11:00
Watford Junction01:35:00
Wellington (Shropshire)00:59:00
Winchester02:13:00
Winsford01:25:00
Wolverhampton00:39:00
Wolverton01:09:00

Marston Green Station is 1.56 miles away.

Address: Marston Green station, Holly Lane, Marston Green, West Midlands, B37 7AB

Marston Green is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line.

Marston Green Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Vanguard Road to Marston Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acton Bridge (Cheshire)01:28:00
Adderley Park00:09:00
Alsager01:21:00
Apsley01:52:00
Berkhamsted01:44:00
Berkswell00:11:00
Bescot Stadium00:32:30
Birmingham International00:04:00
Birmingham New Street00:17:00
Bletchley01:24:00
Bloxwich00:47:00
Bloxwich North00:49:00
Canley00:18:00
Cannock00:57:00
Coseley00:40:00
Coventry00:20:00
Crewe01:25:00
Hampton-in-Arden00:07:00
Harrow & Wealdstone02:04:00
Hartford (Cheshire)01:34:00
Hednesford01:01:00
Hemel Hempstead01:49:00
Kidsgrove01:17:00
Kings Langley01:55:00
Landywood00:53:00
Lea Hall00:03:00
Leighton Buzzard01:31:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:01:00
Liverpool South Parkway01:52:00
London Euston02:04:30
Long Buckby00:41:00
Milton Keynes Central01:16:00
Northampton00:58:00
Penkridge00:55:00
Rugby00:31:00
Rugeley Town01:07:30
Rugeley Trent Valley01:11:30
Runcorn01:43:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:21:00
Stafford00:52:00
Stechford00:06:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:08:30
Stone (Staffs)01:00:00
Tame Bridge Parkway00:35:00
Tile Hill00:13:00
Tring01:40:00
Walsall00:41:00
Watford Junction01:54:00
Winsford01:19:00
Wolverhampton00:36:30
Wolverton01:14:00

Hampton-in-Arden Station is 1.98 miles away.

Address: Hampton-in-Arden station, Station Road, Hampton-in-Arden, West Midlands, B92 0BJ

Hampton-in-Arden is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line.

Hampton-in-Arden Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Vanguard Road to Hampton-in-Arden Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adderley Park00:16:00
Alsager01:26:00
Apsley01:45:00
Berkhamsted01:37:00
Berkswell00:05:00
Bescot Stadium00:39:00
Birmingham International00:04:00
Birmingham New Street00:22:00
Bletchley01:16:00
Bloxwich00:51:00
Bloxwich North00:53:00
Canley00:11:00
Cannock01:01:00
Cheddington01:25:00
Coseley00:47:00
Coventry00:16:00
Crewe01:32:00
Harrow & Wealdstone01:57:30
Hartford (Cheshire)01:41:00
Hednesford01:05:00
Hemel Hempstead01:42:00
Kidsgrove01:22:00
Kings Langley01:48:00
Landywood00:57:00
Lea Hall00:10:00
Leighton Buzzard01:23:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:10:00
Liverpool South Parkway02:01:00
London Euston01:53:00
Long Buckby00:36:00
Marston Green00:07:00
Milton Keynes Central01:09:30
Northampton00:52:00
Penkridge01:03:00
Rugby00:26:00
Rugeley Town01:11:30
Rugeley Trent Valley01:15:30
Runcorn01:52:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:28:00
Stafford00:58:30
Stechford00:12:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:13:00
Stone (Staffs)01:05:00
Tame Bridge Parkway00:39:00
Tile Hill00:08:00
Tring01:33:30
Walsall00:45:00
Watford Junction01:41:00
Wolverhampton00:43:00
Wolverton01:06:00

Lea Hall Station is 3.13 miles away.

Address: Lea Hall station, Lea Hall Road, Lea Hall, West Midlands, B33 8JU

Lea Hall is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line.

Lea Hall Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Vanguard Road to Lea Hall Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acton Bridge (Cheshire)01:25:30
Adderley Park00:06:00
Alsager01:22:00
Berkswell00:15:00
Birmingham International00:07:00
Birmingham New Street00:15:00
Bletchley01:23:00
Bloxwich00:47:00
Bloxwich North00:49:00
Canley00:21:00
Cannock00:57:00
Coseley00:27:00
Coventry00:24:00
Crewe01:21:00
Dudley Port00:31:00
Hampton-in-Arden00:10:00
Hartford (Cheshire)01:20:00
Hednesford01:01:00
Kidsgrove01:18:00
Landywood00:53:00
Leighton Buzzard01:30:00
Liverpool Lime Street01:50:00
Liverpool South Parkway01:40:00
London Euston02:02:00
Long Buckby00:45:00
Marston Green00:03:00
Milton Keynes Central01:18:00
Northampton01:01:00
Penkridge00:42:00
Rugby00:36:00
Rugeley Town01:07:00
Rugeley Trent Valley01:11:00
Runcorn01:31:30
Sandwell & Dudley00:27:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:23:00
Stafford00:51:00
Stechford00:03:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:09:00
Stone (Staffs)01:01:00
Tame Bridge Parkway00:34:00
Tile Hill00:18:00
Tipton00:33:00
Walsall00:41:00
Winsford01:16:00
Wolverhampton00:36:00
Wolverton01:14:00

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 0.15 miles away Directions from Vanguard Road to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 12.18 miles away Directions from Vanguard Road to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 30.89 miles away Directions from Vanguard Road to East Midlands Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 42.64 miles away Directions from Vanguard Road to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 59.48 miles away

Directions from Vanguard Road to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 60.92 miles away

Directions from Vanguard Road to Lydney Harbour

Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 77.47 miles away

Directions from Vanguard Road to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing

Castle Park Ferry Landing is 77.97 miles away

Directions from Vanguard Road to Castle Park Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Vanguard Road is approximately miles from the

Junction: M42 J6/A45(T)/A45 - 0.93 Miles Away

Directions from Vanguard Road to M42 J6/A45(T)/A45

Junction: M42 J7A/M6 - 1.65 Miles Away

Directions from Vanguard Road to M42 J7A/M6

Junction: M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T) - 1.99 Miles Away

Directions from Vanguard Road to M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T)

Junction: M42 J7a/M6 TOLL - 2.46 Miles Away

Directions from Vanguard Road to M42 J7a/M6 TOLL

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Blakesley Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.7 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Blakesley Hall
Attraction Name: St Laurence Church
Places of Worship
Distance: 4.37 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to St Laurence Church
Attraction Name: Sarehole Mill
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.46 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Sarehole Mill
Attraction Name: Thinktank-Birmingham Science Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.97 (miles)
Directions from Vanguard Road to Thinktank-Birmingham Science Museum
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