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George Street in Blackburn BB2 2BU

George Street is a Street in the Lancashire town of Blackburn with the postcode of BB2 2BU and measures approximately 86 metres long.

There are 482 other streets named George Street in Great Britain.

George Street is within the area of Blackburn with Darwen (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

George Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2901472 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of George Street is roughly 111.03 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 113.70 and the lowest point being 107.70. A change of 6.00 metres.

George Street is located within the county of Lancashire which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 184.5 miles North West from the centre of London, 20.82 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 24.54 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 31.29 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for George Street, BB2 2BU

Sunrise05:13
Sunset21:18

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BB2 2BU

Latest Weather Conditions for George Street, BB2 2BU

Observed at Weather Station:Stonyhurst 25 July 2021 at 13:00 (7.27 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.0°C (52.4%)
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Budget Hotels near George Street Blackburn

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Blackburn South M65 J4
Address:Off Eccleshill Road
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2: Name:Travelodge Blackburn M65
Address:Darwen Motorway Service Area, Commercial Rd, M65 Motorway, Blackburn with Darwen, Darwen, BB3 0AT
Telephone:0871 984 6122 Learn More
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3: Name:Travelodge Preston Chorley
Address:472 Preston Rd, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley, PR6 7JD
Telephone:0871 984 6172 Learn More
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4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Preston South
Address:Reedfield Place, Walton Summit
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5: Name:Premier Inn Chorley North
Address:Malthouse Farm
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of George Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
111.03107.70113.706.00

Frequently asked Questions for George Street

What Council (Local Authority) is George Street in?

George Street is located within the local authority area of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is George Street in?

George Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is George Street in?

George Street is located within the ward of Shear Brow.

What County is George Street in?

George Street is located within the ceremonial county of Lancashire.

What Constituency is George Street in?

George Street is located within the constituency of Blackburn.

What Part of the UK is George Street in?

George Street is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is George Street in?

George Street is located within the Blackburn with Darwen Council area.

What Police Force area is George Street in?

George Street is located within the Lancashire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with George Street

Road NameJunction Type
Bridge Streetpseudo node
Darwen Streetjunction
Pilkington Streetjunction
Weir Streetjunction
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Location Details

George Street
Map showing the location of George Street
Latitude53.745138
Longitude-2.481707
OS Easting (X):368234
OS Northing (Y):427772
OS Grid Reference:SD682278

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for George Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00063733
ONS Area NamePakistani Communities
Average Age35.35
Area Population1635.00
Male Population805.00 (49%)
Female Population830.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants50 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01012643
LSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 006C
SOA Code:7b
SOA Name:Young ethnic communities
MSOA Code:E02002620
MSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 006
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Blackburn
Railway Road, Blackburn BB1 5BE
01254 682321
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Directions from George Street to Morrisons Blackburn
Morrisons Blackburn
Railway Road, Blackburn BB1 5BE
01254 682321
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Directions from George Street to Morrisons Blackburn
Asda Blackburn
Lower Audley Re. Park Grimshaw Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 3DY
01254 690104
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from George Street to Asda Blackburn
Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express
71-73 Bank Top, Blackburn, BB2 1TN
0345 026 9899
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from George Street to Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn
Area Code: 01772 - Preston

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
King William Street, Town Hall, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY
Send email
Telephone Number: 01254 585 585
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blackburn
The Member of Parliament is Kate Hollern
Details for the MP Kate Hollern on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Kate Hollern on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Kate Hollern won with a majority of 18,304 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 71,234
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Shear Brow Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearest Car Parks

Weir Street Car Park
Weir Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2AX
Distance: 0.06 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08456085589
Operated by: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Blackburn Station Car Park
Railway Road, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB1 1EX
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours Mon-Sun. No charge for railway users. Cash payments at machine. For card payments RingGo in operation at station location code 5706 to register call 0113 8090070 or visit www.myringgo.com/register.
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Mill Lane Car Park
Mill Lane, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2HH
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Mon-Fri 0800-1800. Long stay / Permit holders.
Telephone: 08456085589
Operated by: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Fleming Square Car Park
Fleming Square, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2DG
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Mon-Fri 08.00-18.00. Short Stay.
Telephone: 08456085589
Operated by: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

St Anne's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 235
Address: St Anne's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn, Feilden Street, BB2 1LQ
Head: Mr Jeff Brown (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from George Street to St Anne's Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Brunel Nursery School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/12/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 52
Address: Brunel Nursery School, Cambridge Street, BB1 1ES
Head: Mr Julian Rogers (Headteacher)
Directions from George Street to Brunel Nursery School
Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 30/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 594
Address: Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School, Sumner Street, BB2 2LD
Head: Mr Majid Ditta (Principal & Chief Executive)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from George Street to Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School
Blackburn College
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Address: Blackburn College, Blackburn College, Harrison Centre, BB2 1LH
Head: Dr Fazal Dad (Principal & Chief Executive)
Telephone: 0125455144
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from George Street to Blackburn College

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Blackburn Hospital
Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 263555
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.02 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Royal Blackburn Hospital
BMI The Beardwood Hospital
Address: Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 7AE,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01254 507607
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.46 (miles)
Directions from George Street to BMI The Beardwood Hospital
Accrington Victoria Hospital
Address: Accrington Victoria Community Hospital, Haywood Road, Accrington, BB5 6AS,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 359003
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.8 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Accrington Victoria Hospital
Ribbleton Hospital
Address: Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6LS,
NHS Sector
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 401600
Distance: 7.41 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Ribbleton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near George Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in George Street
0.21 Dental Practice 15-17 Railway Road BB1 5AX
0.21 Boulevard Dental Practice 11a Railway Road BB1 5AX
0.40 Blackburn Orthodontic Centre 19 Richmond Terrace BB1 7BL
0.40 Dental Surgery 21 Richmond Terrace BB1 7BL
0.40 Blackburn Practice Ltd 61-62 James Street BB1 6BE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near George Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near George Street
0.43 Family Practice Barbara Castle Way Hc, Simmons Street BB2 1AX tel:01254 617301
0.43 Oakenhurst Medical Practice Barbara Castle Way Hc, Simmons Street BB2 1AX tel:01254 617101
0.43 Larkhill Health Centre Barbara Castle Way Health Centre, Simmons Street BB2 1AX
0.43 The Montague Practice Barbara Castle Way Health Centre, Simmons Street BB2 1AX tel:01254 245040
0.51 Olive Medical Centre 3 Lime Street BB1 7EP tel:01254 287070

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near George Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near George Street
0.23 Morrisons Pharmacy Railway Road BB1 5AZ tel:01254 262159
0.23 Boots Uk Limited Unit B2,townsmoor Ret Pk, Great Bolton Street BB2 3PX tel:01254 696620
0.24 Superdrug Pharmacy 3-5 Stonybutts BB1 7JD tel:01254 674909
0.25 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, Grimshaw Retail Park BB2 3DY tel:01254 292710
0.30 Boots Uk Limited 2 Cobden Court BB1 7JJ tel:01254 580115

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near George Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near George Street
0.03 Tyrrells And Embery 64-66 Darwen Street BB2 2BL
0.22 Li Sam Vicky Chiu Ltd (blackburn) The Mall M1-05 Blackburn Market, Church Street BB1 5AF
0.22 Specsavers (lord Street Mall, Blackburn) 21 Lord Street Mall BB1 7NQ
0.23 Specsavers (morrisons, Blackburn) Unit 1/2, Morrison Supermarket, Railway Road BB1 5AZ
0.24 Boots Opticians (blackburn) 7 Stonybutts, Blackburn Shopping Centre BB1 7JD

Nearest Libraries

Blackburn Central Library
Town Hall Street, Blackburn, BB21AG
Telephone: 01254 661221
Distance: 0.34 Miles
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Directions from George Street to Blackburn Central Library
Mill Hill Library
Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 1.15 Miles
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Directions from George Street to Mill Hill Library
Roman Road Library
Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 1.22 Miles
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Directions from George Street to Roman Road Library
Livesey Library
Cherry Tree Lane, Blackburn, BB25NX
Telephone: 01254 209442
Distance: 2.11 Miles
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Directions from George Street to Livesey Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Blackburn Station is 0.14 miles away.

Address: Blackburn station, Railway Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 1EX

Blackburn is situated on the East Lancashire line|Ribble Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Blackburn Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from George Street to Blackburn Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:08:00
Atherton01:36:30
Bamber Bridge00:13:00
Blackpool North00:44:30
Bolton00:31:00
Bradford Interchange01:06:00
Brierfield00:32:30
Bromley Cross (Lancs)00:21:00
Burnley Barracks00:25:00
Burnley Central00:28:00
Burnley Manchester Road00:17:00
Castleton (Manchester)01:08:00
Cherry Tree00:05:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:08:00
Church Fenton01:53:00
Clitheroe00:24:00
Colne00:42:00
Daisy Hill01:42:30
Darwen00:08:00
Entwistle00:15:00
Hag Fold01:41:00
Halifax00:53:00
Hall-i'-th'-Wood00:24:00
Hapton00:19:00
Hebden Bridge00:39:00
Hindley01:47:30
Huncoat00:16:00
Langho00:11:00
Leeds01:35:30
Littleborough00:44:00
Lostock Hall00:15:30
Manchester Victoria00:54:00
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:03:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)01:03:00
Moston01:02:00
Nelson00:36:00
New Pudsey01:16:30
Pleasington00:08:00
Poulton-le-Fylde00:37:00
Preston (Lancs)00:21:00
Ramsgreave & Wilpshire00:06:00
Rishton00:05:00
Rochdale01:02:30
Rose Grove00:15:00
Salford Central00:48:00
Salford Crescent00:45:00
Smithy Bridge00:46:00
Swinton (Manchester)01:26:00
Todmorden00:36:00
Walkden01:31:00
Whalley (Lancashire)00:15:00
Wigan Wallgate01:58:00
York02:05:00

Mill Hill (Lancs) Station is 1.06 miles away.

Address: Mill Hill station, Chapel Street, Mill Hill, Lancashire, BB2 2QY

Mill Hill (Lancs) is situated on the East Lancashire line and is managed by Northern.

Mill Hill (Lancs) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from George Street to Mill Hill (Lancs) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:16:00
Bamber Bridge00:11:00
Blackburn00:04:00
Brierfield00:37:00
Burnley Barracks00:29:00
Burnley Central00:32:00
Cherry Tree00:02:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:12:00
Colne00:47:00
Hapton00:23:00
Huncoat00:20:00
Lostock Hall00:14:00
Nelson00:40:00
Pleasington00:05:00
Preston (Lancs)00:23:00
Rishton00:09:00
Rose Grove00:26:00

Cherry Tree Station is 1.72 miles away.

Address: Cherry Tree station, Green Lane, Cherry Tree, Lancashire, BB2 2TZ

Cherry Tree is situated on the East Lancashire line and is managed by Northern.

Cherry Tree Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from George Street to Cherry Tree Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:18:00
Bamber Bridge00:10:00
Blackburn00:07:00
Brierfield00:39:00
Burnley Barracks00:32:00
Burnley Central00:35:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:15:00
Colne00:49:00
Hapton00:26:00
Huncoat00:23:00
Lostock Hall00:12:00
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:02:30
Nelson00:43:00
Pleasington00:03:00
Preston (Lancs)00:22:30
Rishton00:12:00
Rose Grove00:29:00

Ramsgreave & Wilpshire Station is 2.42 miles away.

Address: Ramsgreave & Wilpshire station, Ramsgreave Road, Wilpshire, Lancashire, BB1 9BP

Ramsgreave & Wilpshire is situated on the Ribble Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Ramsgreave & Wilpshire Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from George Street to Ramsgreave & Wilpshire Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Blackburn00:08:00
Bolton00:39:00
Bromley Cross (Lancs)00:29:00
Castleton (Manchester)01:20:00
Clitheroe00:17:30
Darwen00:16:00
Entwistle00:23:00
Hall-i'-th'-Wood00:32:00
Langho00:05:00
Manchester Victoria01:02:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)01:14:00
Moston01:10:00
Rochdale01:24:00
Salford Central00:56:00
Salford Crescent00:53:00
Whalley (Lancashire)00:09:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 22.99 miles away Directions from George Street to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 27.89 miles away Directions from George Street to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 32.05 miles away Directions from George Street to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 34.6 miles away Directions from George Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 24.53 miles away

Directions from George Street to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 24.81 miles away

Directions from George Street to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 26.55 miles away

Directions from George Street to Heysham Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 29.95 miles away

Directions from George Street to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 1.76 Miles Away

Directions from George Street to M65 J6/A678/A6119

Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 1.98 Miles Away

Directions from George Street to M65 J4/A666

Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 2.01 Miles Away

Directions from George Street to M65 J5/A6077/B6232

Junction: M65 J3/A674/A675 - 3.88 Miles Away

Directions from George Street to M65 J3/A674/A675

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Samlesbury Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.08 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Samlesbury Hall
Attraction Name: Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.21 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Attraction Name: Wordsworth House
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.14 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Wordsworth House
Attraction Name: Cuerden Valley Park Trust
Country Parks
Distance: 7.81 (miles)
Directions from George Street to Cuerden Valley Park Trust
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