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Tinker's Lane near Cucklington

Tinker's Lane is a Street near the Dorset village of Cucklington and measures approximately 885 metres long.

Tinker's Lane crosses the following postcode sectors:

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

Tinker's Lane is within the area of South Somerset District and Dorset Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Cucklington.

Tinker's Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36608890 and 27602107 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Tinker's Lane is roughly 148.74 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 155.30 and the lowest point being 144.50. A change of 10.80 metres.

Tinker's Lane is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 101.69 miles West from the centre of London, 14.79 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil, 19.16 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge and 24.01 miles West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Tinker's Lane

Sunrise05:40
Sunset20:48

Latest Weather Conditions for Tinker's Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 5 August 2021 at 19:00 (13.28 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain shower (day)
Temperature and Humidity:16.5°C (90.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (15 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Tinker's Lane Cucklington

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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4: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Tinker's Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
148.74144.50155.3010.80

Frequently asked Questions for Tinker's Lane

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

Tinker's Lane is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Tinker's Lane in?

Tinker's Lane is located within the area of Cucklington Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Tinker's Lane in?

Tinker's Lane is located within the ward of Tower.

What County is Tinker's Lane in?

Tinker's Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Tinker's Lane in?

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

What Part of the UK is Tinker's Lane in?

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

What County Council area is Tinker's Lane in?

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

What Police Force area is Tinker's Lane in?

Tinker's Lane is located within the Dorset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Tinker's Lane

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
B3081junction

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Location Details

Tinker's Lane
Map showing the location of Tinker's Lane
Latitude51.056367
Longitude-2.345102
OS Easting (X):375816
OS Northing (Y):128674
OS Grid Reference:ST758287

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Tinker's Lane

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148849
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age45.19
Area Population2442.00
Male Population1108.00 (45%)
Female Population1334.00 (55%)
Benefit Claimants8 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029221
LSOA Name:South Somerset 001C
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006075
MSOA Name:South Somerset 001

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Wincanton
Southgate Road, Wincanton BA9 9RP
01963 32760
Distance: 3.17 Miles
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Morrisons Wincanton
Waitrose Gillingham
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4UA
01747 826200
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Waitrose Gillingham
Asda Gillingham
Station Road, Gillingham, SP8 4QA
01747 882800
Distance: 3.4 Miles
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Asda Gillingham
Iceland Gillingham Dorset
Unit 1 Harwood Ret Centre, Gillingham, , SP8 4PY
01747229476
Distance: 3.47 Miles
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Iceland Gillingham Dorset

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01963 - Wincanton
Area Code: 01747 - Shaftesbury

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2HT
Telephone Number: 01935 462 462
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Somerton and Frome
The Member of Parliament is David Warburton
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In the 2019 General Election David Warburton won with a majority of 19,213 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,866
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Tower Ward
Parish: Cucklington Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset

Nearest Car Parks

Memorial Hall Car Park
High Street, Wincanton, Somerset
Wincanton
BA9 9JF
Distance: 2.76 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 72 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Carrington Way Car Park
Carrington Way, Wincanton, Somerset
Wincanton
BA9 9JY
Distance: 2.79 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay designated areas: 24 hours, 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Church Fields Car Park
Church Fields, Wincanton, Somerset
Wincanton
BA9 9AG
Distance: 2.93 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Gas Lane Car Park
Gas Lane, Gillingham, Dorset
Gillingham
SP8 4AS
Distance: 3.18 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge Holders can park for up to 3 hours for free, but only in a designated bay. Charging hours Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays 8am - 6pm. Maximum stay 10 hours. 6 and 12 month permit available.
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council

Nearest Schools

St George's Church of England School, Bourton
Distance: 1.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/03/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 112
Address: St George's Church of England School, Bourton, Church Track, Bourton, SP8 5BN
Head: Mrs Jill Farndale (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tinker's Lane to St George's Church of England School, Bourton
Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/12/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 37
Address: Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy, Chapel Lane, Zeals, BA12 6NL
Head: Mrs Vanessa Higgins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.62 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/06/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 143
Address: Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School, Milton-on-Stour, SP8 5QD
Head: Mrs Rhiannon Tidby (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
Wyke Primary School
Distance: 2.81 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 27/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 191
Address: Wyke Primary School, Deane Avenue, SP8 4SH
Head: Mrs Olivia Palmer-Smyth (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Wyke Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane, Wincanton, BA9 9DQ,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.18 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Wincanton Community Hospital
Westminster Memorial Hospital
Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.24 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Westminster Memorial Hospital
Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.59 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Yeatman Hospital
Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue, Warminster, BA12 8QS,
Independent Sector
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 12.57 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Warminster Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Tinker's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Tinker's Lane
2.72 Wincanton Dental Practice 56 High Street BA9 9JF
2.72 G S Worrall And Associates 56 High Street BA9 9JF
2.72 The Wincanton Smile Centre 28 High Street BA9 9JF
2.77 Winning Smiles Middlefield House, Marlott Road SP8 4FA
2.89 Dental Surgery 7a Church Street BA9 9AA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Tinker's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Tinker's Lane
1.80 Silton Surgery The Surgery, Gillingham Road, Silton SP8 5DF tel:01747 841304
2.77 New Medical Centre New Medical Centre, Marlott Road, Peacemarsh SP8 4FA
3.27 Wincanton Health Centre Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 435700
3.54 Gillingham Medical Practice Barn Surgery, Newbury SP8 4XS tel:01747 824201
4.17 Mere Surgery Dark Lane, Mere BA12 6DT tel:01747 860001

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Tinker's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Tinker's Lane
2.75 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 High Street BA9 9JU tel:01963 32205
2.77 Peacemarsh Pharmacy Peacemarsh Surgery, Marlott Road SP8 4FA tel:01747 825481
3.27 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Wincanton Health Centre, Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 33235
3.35 Dudley Taylor Pharmacies Ltd High Street SP8 4AG tel:01747 822427
3.54 The Barn Surgery Pharmacy The Barn Surgery, Newbury SP8 4XS tel:01747 826709

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Tinker's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Tinker's Lane
2.85 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (wincanton) 16 Market Place BA9 9LA
2.87 Sarah Gibson Optometrist Commerce House, Market Place BA9 9LP
3.31 Robert Frith Optometrists (gillingham) Fairfield House, High Street SP8 4AA
3.47 Newbury Opticians Newbury SP8 4QJ
6.90 Grace Haine Eye Care Limited (stalbridge) 1 Skye House, Ring Street, Stalbridge DT10 2LZ

Nearest Libraries

Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.8 Miles
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Directions from Tinker's Lane to Wincanton Library
Gillingham Library
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, SP84UA
Telephone: 01747 822180
Distance: 3.32 Miles
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Directions from Tinker's Lane to Gillingham Library
Mere Library
Barton Lane, Warminster, BA126JA
Telephone: 01747 860546
Distance: 3.97 Miles
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Directions from Tinker's Lane to Mere Library
Bruton Library
High Street, Bruton, BA100EQ
Telephone:
Distance: 6.07 Miles
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Directions from Tinker's Lane to Bruton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is 3.51 miles away.

Address: Gillingham station, Station Yard, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4PZ

Gillingham (Dorset) is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Tinker's Lane to Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover00:52:00
Axminster00:46:00
Basingstoke01:13:00
Clapham Junction01:53:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:13:00
Crewkerne00:32:00
Exeter Central01:23:00
Exeter St David's01:26:00
Feniton01:05:00
Grateley00:45:00
Honiton00:59:00
London Waterloo02:02:00
Overton01:07:00
Pinhoe01:17:00
Salisbury00:32:00
Sherborne00:15:00
Templecombe00:08:00
Tisbury00:10:00
Whimple01:09:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:01:00
Woking01:33:00
Yeovil Junction00:22:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:32:00

Templecombe Station is 4.95 miles away.

Address: Templecombe station, Station Road, Templecombe, Somerset, BA8 0JR

Templecombe is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Templecombe Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Tinker's Lane to Templecombe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:00:00
Axminster00:38:00
Basingstoke01:21:00
Clapham Junction02:01:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:05:00
Crewkerne00:24:00
Exeter Central01:15:00
Exeter St David's01:18:00
Feniton00:57:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:08:00
Grateley00:53:00
Honiton00:51:00
London Waterloo02:10:30
Overton01:15:00
Pinhoe01:09:00
Salisbury00:40:30
Sherborne00:07:00
Tisbury00:18:00
Whimple01:01:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:09:00
Woking01:41:00
Yeovil Junction00:14:00

Bruton Station is 5.85 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 Tinker's Lane 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

Castle Cary Station is 8.28 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 Tinker's Lane 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 27.78 miles away Directions from Tinker's Lane to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 29.51 miles away Directions from Tinker's Lane to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 43.45 miles away Directions from Tinker's Lane to Southampton Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 49.07 miles away Directions from Tinker's Lane to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 28.5 miles away

Directions from Tinker's Lane to Poole Quay Ferry Landing

Poole Ferry Terminal is 28.5 miles away

Directions from Tinker's Lane to Poole Ferry Terminal

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 28.7 miles away

Directions from Tinker's Lane to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 29.15 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Stourhead House and Garden
Gardens
Distance: 3.57 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Stourhead House and Garden
Attraction Name: Gold Hill Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.34 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Gold Hill Museum
Attraction Name: Sturminster Newton Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.19 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Sturminster Newton Museum
Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.37 (miles)
Directions from Tinker's Lane to Haynes International Motor Museum