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Formby Close in Blackburn BB2 3JZ

Formby Close is a Street in the Lancashire town of Blackburn with the postcode of BB2 3JZ and measures approximately 134 metres long.

There are 8 other streets named Formby Close in Great Britain.

Formby Close 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 .

Formby Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2900347 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Formby Close is roughly 151.03 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 153.50 and the lowest point being 147.20. A change of 6.30 metres.

Formby Close is located within the county of Lancashire which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 183.42 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.7 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 25.65 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 30.53 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Formby Close, BB2 3JZ

Sunrise05:21
Sunset21:10

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BB2 3JZ

Latest Weather Conditions for Formby Close, BB2 3JZ

Observed at Weather Station:Stonyhurst 29 July 2021 at 23:00 (8.45 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:12.4°C (98.1%)
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Budget Hotels near Formby Close 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
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Address:Malthouse Farm
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5: Name:Holiday Inn Express Preston South
Address:Reedfield Place, Walton Summit
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Formby Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
151.03147.20153.506.30

Frequently asked Questions for Formby Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Formby Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the ward of Higher Croft.

What County is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the ceremonial county of Lancashire.

What Constituency is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the constituency of Blackburn.

What Part of the UK is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the Blackburn with Darwen Council area.

What Police Force area is Formby Close in?

Formby Close is located within the Lancashire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Formby Close

Road NameJunction Type
Lytham Roadjunction
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Location Details

Formby Close
Map showing the location of Formby Close
Latitude53.727924
Longitude-2.477682
OS Easting (X):368487
OS Northing (Y):425855
OS Grid Reference:SD685259

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Formby Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00063541
ONS Area NameYoung Hard-Pressed Families
Average Age34.09
Area Population1531.00
Male Population747.00 (49%)
Female Population784.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants58 (4%)
LSOA Code:E01012601
LSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 011B
SOA Code:4a
SOA Name:Challenged white communities
MSOA Code:E02002625
MSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Blackburn Ewood
Bolton Rd/Livesey Rd, Ewood Mill, Blackburn, BB2 4LQ
01254665476
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Directions from Formby Close to Iceland Blackburn Ewood
Asda Blackburn
Lower Audley Re. Park Grimshaw Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 3DY
01254 690104
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Directions from Formby Close to Asda Blackburn
Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express
71-73 Bank Top, Blackburn, BB2 1TN
0345 026 9899
Distance: 1.3 Miles
Directions from Formby Close to Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express
Morrisons Blackburn
Railway Road, Blackburn BB1 5BE
01254 682321
Distance: 1.44 Miles
Directions from Formby Close to Morrisons Blackburn

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 5.5 5.5 7.2 Y 11

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
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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: Higher Croft Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearest Car Parks

Hall Street Car Park
Rockfield Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 3RG
Distance: 0.78 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
The Peel Centre Blackburn Car Park
Lower Audley Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB1 1BB
Distance: 0.94 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01616298200
Operated by: Peel Land and Property
Canterbury Street Car Park
Canterbury Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2HN
Distance: 1.17 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08456085589
Operated by: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Weir Street Car Park
Weir Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2AX
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08456085589
Operated by: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Distance: 0.14 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/05/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 181
Address: Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn, Holmbrook Close, BB2 3UG
Head: Mrs Martina Staffa (Headteacher)
Telephone: 0125459420
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Formby Close to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Longshaw Infant School
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Longshaw Infant School, Crosby Road, BB2 3NF
Head: Mrs Andrea Batley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Formby Close to Longshaw Infant School
Longshaw Nursery School
Distance: 0.26 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 103
Address: Longshaw Nursery School, Crosby Road, BB2 3NF
Head: Mrs Andrea Batley (Joint Leadership Team)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Formby Close to Longshaw Nursery School
Longshaw Community Junior School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 345
Address: Longshaw Community Junior School, Park Lee Road, BB2 3NX
Head: Paul Hawthornthwaite (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Formby Close to Longshaw Community Junior School

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: 0.81 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close 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: 2.37 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close 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: 5.03 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Accrington Victoria Hospital
Chorley and South Ribble Hospital
Address: Chorley and South Ribble Hospital, Preston Road, Chorley, PR7 1PP,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01257 261222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.77 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Chorley and South Ribble Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Formby Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Formby Close
0.57 Dental Surgery 204-206 Bolton Road BB2 4HU
0.81 Childrens Day Unit Level 2, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Haslingden Road BB2 3HH
0.81 Dept Of Special Care Dentistry Haslingden Road BB2 3HH
1.02 Mill Hill Dental Practice 17 New Wellington Street BB2 4DY
1.11 Dental Surgery 66 New Chapel Street BB2 4DT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Formby Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Formby Close
0.23 Roman Road Health Centre Off Fishmoor Drive BB2 3UY tel:01254 282777
0.54 Dr Dc Mathur & Ptnr Ewood Medical Centre, 431-433 Bolton Road, Ewood BB2 4HY tel:01254 617985
0.56 Prichard Street Branch Surgery 1a Pritchard Street BB2 3PF
0.74 St Georges Surgery St George's Surgery, 62 Haslingden Road BB2 3HS tel:01254 584888
1.06 Pringle Street Surgery 216-218 Pringle Street BB1 1SB tel:01254 56612

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Formby Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Formby Close
0.23 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Fishmoor Drive BB2 3UY tel:01254 663919
0.54 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 435 Bolton Road, Ewood BB2 4HY tel:01254 55074
0.63 Karims Pharmacy Limited 140 Mosley Street BB2 3RX
0.74 Pharmalogic Chemist 62 Haslingden Road BB2 3HS tel:01254 660473
0.98 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, Grimshaw Retail Park BB2 3DY tel:01254 292710

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Formby Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Formby Close
1.11 Univision Eye Centre 26 Audley Range BB1 1TD
1.23 Tyrrells And Embery 64-66 Darwen Street BB2 2BL
1.32 Margaret Embery Optometrist 58 King Street BB2 2DT
1.39 Specsavers (morrisons, Blackburn) Unit 1/2, Morrison Supermarket, Railway Road BB1 5AZ
1.42 Li Sam Vicky Chiu Ltd (blackburn) The Mall M1-05 Blackburn Market, Church Street BB1 5AF

Nearest Libraries

Roman Road Library
Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 0.23 Miles
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Mill Hill Library
Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 1.11 Miles
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Directions from Formby Close to Mill Hill Library
Blackburn Central Library
Town Hall Street, Blackburn, BB21AG
Telephone: 01254 661221
Distance: 1.53 Miles
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Directions from Formby Close to Blackburn Central Library
Livesey Library
Cherry Tree Lane, Blackburn, BB25NX
Telephone: 01254 209442
Distance: 1.98 Miles
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Directions from Formby Close to Livesey Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Mill Hill (Lancs) Station is 1.11 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 Formby Close 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

Blackburn Station is 1.29 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 Formby Close 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

Cherry Tree Station is 1.70 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 Formby Close 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

Darwen Station is 2.13 miles away.

Address: Darwen station, Atlas Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 0DE

Darwen is situated on the Ribble Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Darwen Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Formby Close to Darwen Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Blackburn00:10:00
Bolton00:22:00
Bromley Cross (Lancs)00:13:00
Castleton (Manchester)01:02:00
Clitheroe00:33:00
Entwistle00:07:00
Hall-i'-th'-Wood00:16:00
Langho00:21:00
Manchester Victoria00:44:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)00:57:00
Moston00:53:00
Ramsgreave & Wilpshire00:16:00
Rochdale01:06:00
Salford Central00:39:00
Salford Crescent00:36:00
Whalley (Lancashire)00:25:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 23.3 miles away Directions from Formby Close to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 26.71 miles away Directions from Formby Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 31.1 miles away Directions from Formby Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 34.76 miles away Directions from Formby Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 25.31 miles away

Directions from Formby Close to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 25.58 miles away

Directions from Formby Close to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 27.57 miles away

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Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 29.26 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 0.79 Miles Away

Directions from Formby Close to M65 J4/A666

Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 1.31 Miles Away

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Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 2.39 Miles Away

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Junction: M65 J3/A674/A675 - 3.57 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Samlesbury Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.83 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Samlesbury Hall
Attraction Name: Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.11 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Attraction Name: Wordsworth House
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.51 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Wordsworth House
Attraction Name: Cuerden Valley Park Trust
Country Parks
Distance: 7.68 (miles)
Directions from Formby Close to Cuerden Valley Park Trust
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