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Walney Drive in Birmingham

Walney Drive is a Street in the West Midlands city of Birmingham and measures approximately 28 metres long.

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

Walney Drive 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 Kingshurst.

Walney Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35007144 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Walney Drive is roughly 94.80 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 94.80 and the lowest point being 94.80. A change of 0.00 metres.

Walney Drive is located within the county of West Midlands which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 97.6 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.95 miles East from the centre of Birmingham, 11.25 miles North West from the centre of Coventry and 27.41 miles West from the centre of Leicester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Walney Drive

Sunrise08:57
Sunset17:39

Latest Weather Conditions for Walney Drive

Observed at Weather Station:Coleshill 25 January 2021 at 07:00 (2.19 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:-4.5°C (91.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (2 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Walney Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
94.8094.8094.800.00

Frequently asked Questions for Walney Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the local authority area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the area of Kingshurst Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the ward of Kingshurst and Fordbridge.

What County is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the ceremonial county of West Midlands.

What Constituency is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the constituency of Meriden.

What Part of the UK is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the West Midlands Council area.

What Police Force area is Walney Drive in?

Walney Drive is located within the West Midlands Police area.

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Location Details

Walney Drive
Map showing the location of Walney Drive
Latitude52.491163
Longitude-1.737595
OS Easting (X):417814
OS Northing (Y):288212
OS Grid Reference:SP178882

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Walney Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00051309
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age43.93
Area Population1514.00
Male Population752.00 (50%)
Female Population762.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants32 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01010145
LSOA Name:Solihull 005A
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02002085
MSOA Name:Solihull 005
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Chelmsley Wood
79 Cedar Walk, Chelmsley Wood Centre, Birmingham, B37 5TU
01217888105
Distance: 0.81 Miles
Directions from Walney Drive to Iceland Chelmsley Wood
Asda Chelmsley Wood
341 Bosworth Drive, Solihull, B37 5EX
0121 788 5700
Distance: 0.84 Miles
Directions from Walney Drive to Asda Chelmsley Wood
Morrisons Birmingham - Castle Bromwich
264 Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham B34 7HR
0121 776 7878
Distance: 1.25 Miles
Directions from Walney Drive to Morrisons Birmingham - Castle Bromwich
Morrisons Coleshill
Park Road, Coleshill B46 1AS
01675 462256
Distance: 1.27 Miles
Directions from Walney Drive to Morrisons Coleshill

 Telephone Information

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

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: Kingshurst and Fordbridge Ward
Parish: Kingshurst Parish Council
Ceremonial County: West Midlands
County Council: West Midlands Council

Nearest Car Parks

Babb's Mill Park Car Park
Fordbridge Road, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B37 6LN
Distance: 0.31 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Meriden Park Car Park
Moorend Avenue, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B37 7UF
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217046000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Church Close Car Park
Church Close, Kingshurst, West Midlands
Kingshurst
B37 6HA
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Arran Way Car Park
Arran Way, Water Orton, West Midlands
Water Orton
B36 0QQ
Distance: 0.69 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

St Anthony's Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/04/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 264
Address: St Anthony's Catholic Primary School, Fordbridge Road, Kingshurst, B37 6LW
Head: Mr Cieran Flaherty (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Walney Drive to St Anthony's Catholic Primary School
Kingshurst Primary School
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 30/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 502
Address: Kingshurst Primary School, School Close, Kingshurst, B37 6BN
Head: Miss Kelly Hunter (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Kingshurst Primary School
Smith's Wood Academy
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 04/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 992
Address: Smith's Wood Academy, Windward Way, Smith's Wood, B36 0UE
Head: Mrs Kathryn Craig (Head of Academy)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Smith's Wood Academy
Tudor Grange Academy Kingshurst
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 08/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1332
Address: Tudor Grange Academy Kingshurst, Cooks Lane, Solihull, B37 6NU
Head: Mr Matthew Boyle ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Tudor Grange Academy Kingshurst

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: 1.41 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Brooklands Hospital
Heartlands Hospital
Address: Bordesley Green East, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, B9 5SS,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 424 2000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.96 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Heartlands Hospital
Tamarind Centre
Address: 165 Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 301 0500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.4 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Tamarind Centre
Ardenleigh
Address: 385 Kingsbury Road, Erdington, Birmingham, B24 9SA,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 301 4411
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.47 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Ardenleigh

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Walney Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Walney Drive
0.17 Lansdown Dental Practice 711 Chester Road, Kingshurst B36 0LN
0.58 Mr L Thota 16 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BA
0.99 Dental Surgery Craig Croft B37 7TR
1.00 Dental Surgery Crabtree Drive B37 5BU
1.01 Hedingham Grove Dental Surgery 5 Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Walney Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.47 Kingshurst Medical Practice 40 Gilson Way, Kingshurst B37 6BE tel:0844 4778627
0.77 Chester Road Surgery 406c Chester Road, Kingshurst, Castle Bromwich B36 0LF tel:0121 7703035
0.94 Arran Medical Centre Burtons Way B36 0SZ tel:0121 7704043
0.94 Green Lane Surgery Smiths Wood Medical Ctr, Burtons Way, Smiths Wood B36 0SZ tel:0121 7495115
1.00 Nsc Bosworth Hub Bosworth Medical Centre, 16 Crabtree Drive B37 5BU tel:0121 3290031

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Walney Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.58 Browns Pharmacy 15-17 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BA tel:0121 7703196
0.83 Boots Uk Ltd 29-31 Greenwood Way B37 5TL tel:0121 7706011
0.84 Asda Pharmacy Bosworth Drive B37 5EX tel:0121 7885710
1.00 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Chelmsley Wood Pcc, 16 Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood B37 5BU tel:0121 7705602
1.04 Croft Pharmacy Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TW tel:01217 705077

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Walney Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Walney Drive
0.34 Coventry 2 Domiciliary Specsavers Limited 165 Meriden Drive B37 6BT
0.56 I M Hadfield Optometrists - Kingshurst 37 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BB
0.78 Specsavers (chelmsley Wood, Birmingham) 2-4 Greenwood Square B37 5TR
0.84 Boots Opticians (chelmsley Wood) 11 Coppice Way, Chelmsley Wood B37 5TX
1.25 Cook Opticians 6 Hurst Lane, Castle Bromwich B34 7HR

Nearest Libraries

Kingshurst Library
Marston Drive, Kingshurst, Solihull, B376BD
Telephone: 0121 770 3451
Distance: 0.54 Miles
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Directions from Walney Drive to Kingshurst Library
Chelmsley Wood Library
10 West Mall, Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre, Solihull, B375TN
Telephone: 0121 788 4380
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Chelmsley Wood Library
Coleshill Library
19a Parkfield Road, Coleshill, Birmingham, B463LD
Telephone: 01675 463 307
Distance: 1.36 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Coleshill Library
Castle Bromwich Library
Hurst Lane North, Castle Bromwich, Solihull, B360EY
Telephone: 0121 747 3708
Distance: 1.39 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Walney Drive to Castle Bromwich Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Marston Green Station is 1.82 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 Walney Drive 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

Water Orton Station is 1.91 miles away.

Address: Water Orton station, Marsh Lane, Water Orton, Warwickshire, B46 1NE

Water Orton is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line|Birmingham to Nottingham Line.

Water Orton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Walney Drive to Water Orton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:11:30
Coleshill Parkway00:04:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:26:00
Leicester00:46:30
Narborough00:35:00
Nuneaton00:20:00
South Wigston00:40:00

Coleshill Parkway Station is 2.15 miles away.

Address: Coleshill Parkway station, Station Road, Coleshill, Warwickshire, B46 1JZ

Coleshill Parkway is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line.

Coleshill Parkway Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Walney Drive to Coleshill Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End02:50:00
Birmingham New Street00:15:30
Cambridge02:35:00
Ely02:17:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:22:00
Leicester00:42:00
March01:58:00
Melton Mowbray00:58:00
Narborough00:30:30
Nuneaton00:15:00
Oakham01:10:00
Peterborough01:41:00
South Wigston00:37:00
Stamford (Lincs)01:24:00
Stansted Airport03:05:00
Water Orton00:04:00

Lea Hall Station is 2.16 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 Walney Drive 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 2.64 miles away Directions from Walney Drive to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 13.97 miles away Directions from Walney Drive to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 28.81 miles away Directions from Walney Drive to East Midlands Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 45.01 miles away Directions from Walney Drive to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 61.64 miles away

Directions from Walney Drive to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 63.07 miles away

Directions from Walney Drive to Lydney Harbour

Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 79.62 miles away

Directions from Walney Drive to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Walney Drive is approximately miles from the

Junction: M42 J7a/M6 TOLL - 1.17 Miles Away

Directions from Walney Drive to M42 J7a/M6 TOLL

Junction: M6 J4A/M42 - 1.23 Miles Away

Directions from Walney Drive to M6 J4A/M42

Junction: M42 J8/M42/M(T)6 - 1.48 Miles Away

Directions from Walney Drive to M42 J8/M42/M(T)6

Junction: M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T) - 1.62 Miles Away

Directions from Walney Drive to M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T)

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Blakesley Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.26 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Blakesley Hall
Attraction Name: Kingsbury Water Park & Nature Reserve
Country Parks
Distance: 5.43 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Kingsbury Water Park & Nature Reserve
Attraction Name: St Laurence Church
Places of Worship
Distance: 6.07 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to St Laurence Church
Attraction Name: Aston Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.27 (miles)
Directions from Walney Drive to Aston Hall
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