Broad Street in Wells BA5 2DN

Broad Street is a Street in the Somerset city of Wells with the postcode of BA5 2DN and measures approximately 86 metres long.

There are 161 other streets named Broad Street in Great Britain.

Broad Street is governed by Mendip District Council Council and the local parish council is Wells.

Broad Street is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 111.76 miles West from the centre of London, 17.14 miles South from the centre of Bristol, 18.45 miles North from the centre of Yeovil and 20.6 miles West from the centre of Trowbridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Broad Street, BA5 2DN

Sunrise05:50
Sunset18:38

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BA5 2DN

Latest Weather Conditions for Broad Street, BA5 2DN

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 29 March 2020 at 12:00 (13.94 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:8.0°C (43.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (28 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Broad Street Wells

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Wells Somerset
Address:Rowdens Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.33
2: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
5.67
3: Name:Premier Inn Glastonbury
Address:Morland Road
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5.99
4: Name:Premier Inn Bristol Sidcot A38
Address:Bridgewater Road
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10.21
5: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
12.75
Policing for Broad Street

Neighbourhood Policing

Elevation

The Central point of Broad Street is approximately 40 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Broad Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the area of Wells Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the ward of Wells Central.

What County is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the constituency of Wells.

What Region of the UK is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Broad Street in?

Broad Street is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Broad Street

Broad Street, Wells, BA5 2DN,

Roads that intersect with Broad Street

Map showing the location of Broad Street

Location Details

Broad Street
Latitude51.207796
Longitude-2.648321
OS Easting (X):354715
OS Northing (Y):145655
OS Grid Reference:ST547457

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Broad Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148095
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age50.06
Area Population1744.00
Male Population764.00 (44%)
Female Population980.00 (56%)
Benefit Claimants14 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01029078
LSOA Name:Mendip 008A
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02006054
MSOA Name:Mendip 008

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Wells Superstore
Tucker St, Wells, BA5 2DZ
0345 677 9710
Distance: 0.19 Miles
Directions from Broad Street to Tesco Wells Superstore
Waitrose Wells
Whiting Way, Wells, BA5 2PJ
01749 672570
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Directions from Broad Street to Waitrose Wells
Morrisons Wells
Parkwood Estate (off East Somerset Way), Wells BA5 1SQ
01749 679174
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Directions from Broad Street to Morrisons Wells
Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore
Townsend Shopping Park, Townsend, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5EG
0345 671 9389
Distance: 4.5 Miles
Directions from Broad Street to Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet
Area Code: 01458 - Glastonbury
Area Code: 01761 - Temple Cloud

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 10 8.1 13.8 N 4

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
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is James Heappey
Details for the MP James Heappey on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election James Heappey won with a majority of 9,991 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81,898
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wells Central Ward
Parish: Wells Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Union Street Car Park
Union Street, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2DZ
Distance: 0.14 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Princes Road Car Park
Princes Road, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2DT
Distance: 0.27 km (click for directions)
Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
South Street Car Park
South Street, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 1SG
Distance: 0.28 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Market Place Car Park
Market Place, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2RF
Distance: 0.32 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 1 hour. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council

Nearest Schools

St Joseph and St Teresa Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.21 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/12/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 154
Address: St Joseph and St Teresa Catholic Primary School, Lovers Walk, BA5 2QL
Head: Mrs Teresa Harvey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broad Street to St Joseph and St Teresa Catholic Primary School
Wells Cathedral School
Distance: 0.39 Kilometres
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 762
Address: Wells Cathedral School, The Liberty, BA5 2ST
Head: Mr Alastair Tighe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broad Street to Wells Cathedral School
The Blue School
Distance: 0.4 Kilometres
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1514
Address: The Blue School, Kennion Road, BA5 2NR
Head: Mr Mark Woodlock (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broad Street to The Blue School
St Cuthbert's CofE Junior School
Distance: 0.49 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 06/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 188
Address: St Cuthbert's CofE Junior School, Keward Avenue, BA5 1TS
Head: Mrs Helen Mullinger (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broad Street to St Cuthbert's CofE Junior 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
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.28 (km)
Directions from Broad Street 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
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.28 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
West Mendip Community Hospital
Address: Old Wells Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01458 836450
Distance: 6.35 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to West Mendip Community Hospital
Glastonbury Dental Access Centre
Address: 1 Wells Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9DD,
Independent Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.96 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to Glastonbury Dental Access Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Broad Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Broad Street
0.04 Rock House Dental Surgery 81 High Street BA5 2AQ
0.20 11 Priory Road (dental Practice) 11 Priory Road BA5 1SU
0.20 Priory Road Dental Surgery 29 Priory Road BA5 1SU
0.30 Northam House Dental Surgery 15 New Street BA5 2LD
4.53 Town Street Dental Practice 13 Town Street BA4 5BE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Broad Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.43 Wells City Practice Priory Medical Centre, Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 836650
0.43 Wells Health Centre Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 672137
4.16 Grove House Surgery West Shepton BA4 5UH tel:01749 342314
4.64 Park Medical Practice Cannards Grave Road BA4 5RT tel:01749 334383
4.94 Glastonbury Health Centre Glastonbury Health & Dental Clinic, 1 Wells Road BA6 9DD tel:01458 834100

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Broad Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.11 Boots Uk Limited 19-21 High Street BA5 2AA tel:01749 673138
0.21 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Tucker Street BA5 2DZ tel:01749 313449
0.43 Boots Uk Limited Rosebank, Priory Hlth Pk, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 675508
4.34 Boots Uk Limited 2 Hitchen Lane BA4 5TZ tel:01749 346953
4.64 Boots Uk Limited Cannards Grave Road BA4 5RT tel:01749 346982

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Broad Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Broad Street
0.02 R.mansfield Opticians - Wells 65 High Street BA5 2AG
0.04 Millicans Eye Centre 75 High Street BA5 2AQ
0.05 Boots Opticians (wells) 66 High Street BA5 2AJ
0.05 Specsavers (wells) 60a High Street BA5 2SN
0.06 Vision Express (wells) 43 High Street BA5 2AE

Nearest Libraries

Wells Library
Union Street, Wells, BA52PU
Telephone: 01328 710467
Distance: 0.13 Kilometres
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Directions from Broad Street to Wells Library
Shepton Mallet Library
2 Market Place, Shepton Mallet, BA45AZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.34 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Broad Street to Shepton Mallet Library
Glastonbury Library
1 Orchard Court, The Archers Way, Glastonbury, BA69JB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 8.05 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Broad Street to Glastonbury Library
Street Library
1 Leigh Road, Street, BA160HA
Telephone:
Distance: 11.03 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Broad Street to Street Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Castle Cary Station is 9.22 miles away.

Address: Castle Cary station, Station Wharf, Castle Cary, Somerset, BA7 7PE

Castle Cary is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Castle Cary Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Broad Street to Castle Cary Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:44:00
Bath Spa01:00:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:41:00
Bristol Parkway01:40:30
Bristol Temple Meads01:25:00
Bruton00:05:00
Cam & Dursley02:01:00
Chetnole00:27:00
Dawlish01:02:00
Dorchester West00:50:30
Exeter St David's00:49:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:39:00
Freshford00:47:00
Frome00:17:00
Gloucester02:21:30
Ivybridge01:40:00
Keynsham01:10:00
London Paddington01:43:00
Maiden Newton00:38:00
Newbury00:57:00
Newton Abbot01:12:00
Oldfield Park01:03:00
Pewsey00:39:00
Plymouth01:50:00
Reading01:16:30
Taunton00:22:00
Teignmouth01:07:00
Thornford00:20:00
Tiverton Parkway00:34:00
Totnes01:25:00
Trowbridge00:35:00
Upwey00:59:00
Westbury00:27:00
Weymouth01:04:00
Yate01:49:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:14:00
Yetminster00:23:00

Bruton Station is 10.95 miles away.

Address: Bruton station, Station Approach Road, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0EH

Bruton is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bruton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Broad Street to Bruton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:39:00
Bath Spa00:55:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:36:00
Bristol Parkway01:35:30
Bristol Temple Meads01:19:00
Cam & Dursley01:56:00
Castle Cary00:05:00
Chetnole00:33:00
Dorchester West00:57:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:33:00
Freshford00:42:00
Frome00:12:00
Gloucester02:16:00
Keynsham01:05:00
Maiden Newton00:44:00
Oldfield Park00:58:00
Thornford00:26:00
Trowbridge00:30:00
Upwey01:05:00
Westbury00:25:00
Weymouth01:10:00
Yate01:44:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:20:00
Yetminster00:29:00

Yatton Station is 14.82 miles away.

Address: Yatton station, Station Road, Yatton, Somerset, BS49 4AJ

Yatton is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yatton Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Broad Street to Yatton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury01:40:00
Avoncliff00:53:30
Avonmouth01:01:00
Bath Spa00:36:00
Bedminster00:17:00
Bodmin Parkway03:13:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:57:30
Bridgwater00:33:00
Bristol Parkway00:38:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:23:00
Bruton01:32:30
Cam & Dursley00:58:00
Camborne04:07:00
Cardiff Central01:22:00
Castle Cary01:37:30
Cheltenham Spa01:32:00
Chetnole02:04:30
Chippenham00:48:30
Clifton Down00:45:00
Dawlish01:31:30
Didcot Parkway01:19:00
Dorchester West02:25:30
Exeter St David's01:15:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:35:00
Freshford00:50:30
Frome01:21:30
Gloucester01:16:00
Hayle04:15:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:26:00
Ivybridge02:09:00
Keynsham00:29:30
Lawrence Hill00:26:00
Liskeard03:01:00
London Paddington01:58:30
Lostwithiel03:18:00
Maiden Newton02:15:30
Menheniot02:43:30
Montpelier00:41:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:06:00
Newport (South Wales)01:08:00
Newton Abbot01:40:00
Oldfield Park00:36:30
Par03:25:00
Parson Street00:14:00
Patchway00:43:00
Penzance04:27:00
Plymouth02:35:00
Reading01:33:30
Redland00:43:00
Redruth04:01:00
Saltash02:43:00
Sea Mills00:49:00
Severn Beach01:11:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:53:00
Shirehampton00:53:00
St Andrews Road01:04:00
St Austell03:32:00
St Erth04:18:00
St Germans02:50:00
Stapleton Road00:28:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:02:00
Taunton00:46:00
Teignmouth01:37:00
Thornford01:57:30
Tiverton Parkway00:58:00
Totnes01:53:30
Trowbridge01:03:30
Truro03:49:00
Upwey02:33:30
Westbury01:11:30
Weston Milton00:11:00
Weston-super-Mare00:15:00
Weymouth02:41:30
Worcester Shrub Hill01:59:00
Worle00:06:00
Yate00:45:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:51:30
Yetminster02:00:30

Nailsea & Backwell Station is 15.25 miles away.

Address: Nailsea & Backwell station, Station Road, Backwell, Somerset, BS48 3LH

Nailsea & Backwell is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Nailsea & Backwell Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Broad Street to Nailsea & Backwell Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury01:34:00
Avoncliff00:47:30
Avonmouth00:55:00
Bath Spa00:30:00
Bedminster00:11:00
Bodmin Parkway03:19:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:51:30
Bridgwater00:39:00
Bristol Parkway00:32:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:17:00
Bruton01:26:30
Cam & Dursley00:52:00
Camborne04:13:00
Cardiff Central01:16:00
Castle Cary01:31:30
Cheltenham Spa01:26:00
Chetnole01:58:30
Chippenham00:43:00
Clifton Down00:39:00
Dawlish01:43:00
Didcot Parkway01:13:00
Dorchester West02:19:30
Exeter St David's01:21:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:29:00
Freshford00:44:30
Frome01:15:30
Gloucester01:10:00
Hayle04:21:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:31:00
Ivybridge02:18:30
Keynsham00:23:30
Lawrence Hill00:20:00
Liskeard03:08:00
London Paddington01:53:00
Lostwithiel03:24:00
Maiden Newton02:09:30
Montpelier00:35:00
Newport (South Wales)01:02:00
Newton Abbot01:50:00
Oldfield Park00:30:30
Par03:32:00
Parson Street00:08:00
Patchway00:37:00
Penzance04:34:00
Plymouth02:41:30
Reading01:28:00
Redland00:37:00
Redruth04:07:00
Saltash02:50:00
Sea Mills00:43:00
Severn Beach01:05:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:47:00
Shirehampton00:47:00
St Andrews Road00:58:00
St Austell03:39:00
St Erth04:25:00
St Germans02:56:00
Stapleton Road00:22:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:56:00
Taunton00:51:00
Teignmouth01:48:00
Thornford01:51:30
Tiverton Parkway01:05:00
Totnes02:03:00
Trowbridge00:57:30
Truro03:55:00
Upwey02:27:30
Westbury01:05:30
Weston Milton00:16:00
Weston-super-Mare00:20:00
Weymouth02:35:30
Worcester Shrub Hill01:53:00
Worle00:11:00
Yate00:39:00
Yatton00:05:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:45:30
Yetminster01:54:30

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 20.35 Kilometres away Directions from Broad Street to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 52.44 Kilometres away Directions from Broad Street to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 74.46 Kilometres away Directions from Broad Street to Bournemouth International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 75.47 Kilometres away Directions from Broad Street to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 25 Kilometres away

Directions from Broad Street to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 26.65 Kilometres away

Directions from Broad Street to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 26.7 Kilometres away

Directions from Broad Street to Nova Scotia Ferry Landing

Pumphouse Ferry Landing is 26.79 Kilometres away

Directions from Broad Street to Pumphouse Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Broad Street is approximately 12.22 miles from the M5

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 20.99 Km Away

Directions from Broad Street to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 23.6 Km Away

Directions from Broad Street to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 23.92 Km Away

Directions from Broad Street to M5 J21/A370

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 26.81 Km Away

Directions from Broad Street to M5 J24/A38

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.44 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: The Shoe Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 10.83 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to The Shoe Museum
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 12.19 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 16.89 (km)
Directions from Broad Street to Radstock Museum