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Blacker's Lane in Leigh upon Mendip

Blacker's Lane is a Street in the Somerset village of Leigh upon Mendip .

There is only one street named Blacker's Lane making it unique in Great Britain.

Blacker's Lane is governed by Mendip District Council Council and the local parish council is Leigh-on-Mendip.

Blacker's Lane is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 103.38 miles West from the centre of London, 12.74 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge, 17.2 miles South from the centre of Bristol and 20.75 miles North from the centre of Yeovil.

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1: Name:Travelodge Beckington
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Blacker's Lane

Sunrise09:03
Sunset17:01

Latest Weather Conditions for Blacker's Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 12 December 2019 at 05:00 (16.82 miles away)
Current Weather:Drizzle
Temperature and Humidity:4.9°C (87.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSE (5 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Blacker's Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the area of Leigh-on-Mendip Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the ward of Coleford and Holcombe.

What County is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Region of the UK is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Blacker's Lane in?

Blacker's Lane is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

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Location Details

Blacker's Lane
Map showing the location of Blacker's Lane
Latitude51.220236
Longitude-2.455274
OS Easting (X):368208
OS Northing (Y):146937
OS Grid Reference:ST682469

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147801
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Flat Tenants
Average Age40.81
Area Population1487.00
Male Population745.00 (50%)
Female Population742.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029020
LSOA Name:Mendip 010A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006056
MSOA Name:Mendip 010

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet
Area Code: 01373 - Frome
Area Code: 01761 - Temple Cloud

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Mendip District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5BT
Send email
Telephone Number: 03333 043333
Details for the Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is David Warburton
Details for the MP David Warburton on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election David Warburton won with a majority of 22906 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 84437
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Coleford and Holcombe Ward
Parish: Leigh-on-Mendip Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council
Policing for Blacker's Lane

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Nearest Car Parks

Highbury Street Car Park
Highbury Street, Coleford, Somerset
Coleford
BA3 5NL
Distance: 2.60 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
South Street Car Park
South Street, Stratton on the Fosse, Somerset
Stratton on the Fosse
BA3 4RA
Distance: 5.44 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Kilmersdon Village Hall Car Park
Kilmersdon Hill, Kilmersdon, Somerset
Kilmersdon
BA3 5TD
Distance: 5.80 km (click for directions)
Well lit at night.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
South Road Car Park
South Road, Midsomer Norton, Somerset
Midsomer Norton
BA3 2DB
Distance: 7.78 km (click for directions)
Free parking.
Telephone: 01225477133
Operated by: Bath and North East Somerset Council

Nearest Schools

Leigh-Upon-Mendip Primary School
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 46
Address: Leigh Street, Leigh-upon-Mendip, BA3 5QQ
Telephone: 01373812592
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Leigh-Upon-Mendip Primary School
Stoke St Michael Primary School
Distance: 1.96 Kilometres
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 47
Address: Moonshill Road, Stoke St Michael, BA3 5LG
Telephone: 01749840470
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Stoke St Michael Primary School
Bishop Henderson Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.78 Kilometres
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 196
Address: Farley Dell, Coleford, BA3 5PN
Telephone: 01373812557
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Bishop Henderson Church of England Primary School
Mells Church of England First School
Distance: 4.25 Kilometres
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 81
Address: Mells Green, Mells, BA11 3QE
Telephone: 01373812380
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Mells Church of England First School

Nearest Hospitals

Shepton Mallet Community Hospital
Address: Bucklers Way, Old Wells Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4PG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01749 342931
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Distance: 8.16 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Shepton Mallet Community Hospital
Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Address: Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre, Old Wells Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4LP,
NHS Sector
Care UK
Telephone: 01749 333600
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Distance: 8.22 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Chantry House Day Hospital
Address: Frome Enterprise Resource Centre, Manor Road, Frome, BA11 4BS,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 456130
Distance: 8.92 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Chantry House Day Hospital
Paulton Hospital
Address: Salisbury Road, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SB,
NHS Sector
Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.11 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Paulton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near blacker's lane

Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in blacker's lane
Town Street Dental Practice 13 Town Street Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5BE
High Street Dental Practice - Shepton Mallett 20 High Street Shepton Mallet BA4 5AN
The Dental Centre 8 The Island, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2HQ
Northway Dental Surgery Northway, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2DY
Midsomer Dental Care 1 North Road, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2QB

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near blacker's lane

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
Mendip Country Practice Church Street, Coleford Radstock Avon BA3 5NQ tel:01373 812244
Oakhill Surgery Pondsmead, Shepton Road, Oakhill Radstock Avon BA3 5HT tel:01749 840233
Chilcompton Surgery Carters Way, Chilcompton Radstock Avon BA3 4XH
Westfield Surgery 51 Waterford Park Radstock Avon BA3 3UJ tel:01761 436333
Park Medical Practice Cannards Grave Road Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5RT tel:01749 334383

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near blacker's lane

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
Coleford Pharmacy Crossways, Church Street, Coleford Radstock Avon BA3 5NH tel:01373 813895
Boots Uk Limited Cannards Grave Road Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5RT tel:01749 346982
Westfield Pharmacy 9 Elm Tree Avenue, Westfield Radstock Avon BA3 3SX tel:01761 434692
Lloydspharmacy Chesterfield House, High Street, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2DD tel:01761 413231
Midsomer Pharmacy 98 High Street, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2DE tel:01761 568202

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near blacker's lane

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Opticians near blacker's lane
Boots Opticians (shepton Mallet) 3c Town Street Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5BD
Christopher Young Opticians 46 High Street Shepton Mallet Somerset BA4 5AS
Eye-tech Opticians 2 The Island, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2HQ
Specsavers Midsomer Norton 104-105 High Street, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2DA
Edwards Opticians Ltd 2 Mansbrook House, 15 High Street, Midsomer Norton Radstock Avon BA3 2HW

Nearest Libraries

Shepton Mallet Library
2 Market Place, Shepton Mallet, BA45AZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.15 Kilometres
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Directions from Blacker's Lane to Shepton Mallet Library
Midsomer Norton Library
119 High Street, Midsomer Norton, Bath, BA32DA
Telephone:
Distance: 7.53 Kilometres
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Directions from Blacker's Lane to Midsomer Norton Library
Radstock Library
The Street, Radstock, Bath, BA33PR
Telephone: 01225
Distance: 7.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Blacker's Lane to Radstock Library
Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome, BA111BE
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 9.52 Kilometres
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Directions from Blacker's Lane to Frome Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Freshford Station is 17.26 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Freshford Rail Station

Freshford station is operated by Great Western Railway in the North East Somerset area on the Salisbury - Bathampton Jcn / Thingley Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Avonmouth • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Clifton Down • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Montpelier • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Oldfield Park • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Redland • Romsey • Salisbury • Sea Mills • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shirehampton • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Dilton Marsh Station is 17.5 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Dilton Marsh Rail Station

Dilton Marsh station is operated by Great Western Railway in the South West Wiltshire area on the Salisbury - Bathampton Jcn / Thingley Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chichester • Chippenham • Cosham • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Kemble • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Malvern Link • Melksham • Newport (Gwent) • Oldfield Park • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Romsey • Salisbury • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Stonehouse • Stroud • Swindon • Trowbridge • Warminster • Westbury • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worthing • Yate

Avoncliff Station is 17.95 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Avoncliff Rail Station

Avoncliff station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Chippenham area on the Salisbury - Bathampton Jcn / Thingley Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avonmouth • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Clifton Down • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Montpelier • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Oldfield Park • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Redland • Romsey • Salisbury • Sea Mills • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shirehampton • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Oldfield Park Station is 18.41 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Oldfield Park Rail Station

Oldfield Park station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Bath area on the Swindon (via Bath Spa) / Bristol stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Avonmouth • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Clifton Down • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Montpelier • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Redland • Romsey • Salisbury • Sea Mills • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shirehampton • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 25.64 Kilometres away Directions from Blacker's Lane to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 64.49 Kilometres away Directions from Blacker's Lane to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 65.72 Kilometres away Directions from Blacker's Lane to Bournemouth International Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 77.51 Kilometres away Directions from Blacker's Lane to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 27.15 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 27.18 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 27.27 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 27.31 Kilometres away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blacker's Lane is approximately 7.99 miles from the A36

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 28.52 Km Away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 29.23 Km Away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M32 J1/A4174 - 32.06 Km Away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to M32 J1/A4174

Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 32.14 Km Away

Directions from Blacker's Lane to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46

Nearest Supermarkets

Radstock Co-operative Coleford
Crossway Stores, Highbury Street, Coleford, Radstock, BA3 5NJ
Distance: 2.59 Kilometres
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Radstock Co-operative Coleford
The Co-operative Chilcompton
Radstock Co-Operative Society Ltd, Naishes Cross, Chilcompton, Radstock, BA3 4JN
Distance: 5.75 Kilometres
Directions from Blacker's Lane to The Co-operative Chilcompton
The Co-operative Shepton
Co Operative, Whitstone Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5PT
Distance: 6.76 Kilometres
Directions from Blacker's Lane to The Co-operative Shepton
The Cooperative Food
The Cooperative, 30 High Street, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5AE
Distance: 7.24 Kilometres
Directions from Blacker's Lane to The Cooperative Food

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 4.16 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.12 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Radstock Museum
Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 13.21 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 15.9 (km)
Directions from Blacker's Lane to Farleigh Hungerford Castle