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Craven's Avenue in Blackburn

Craven's Avenue is a Street in the Lancashire town of Blackburn and measures approximately 96 metres long.

There is only one street named Craven's Avenue making it unique in Great Britain.

Craven's Avenue 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 .

Craven's Avenue has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2903915 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Craven's Avenue is roughly 132.63 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 136.00 and the lowest point being 128.10. A change of 7.90 metres.

Craven's Avenue is located within the county of Lancashire which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 183.18 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.42 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 25.93 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 29.96 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Craven's Avenue

Sunrise04:38
Sunset21:41

Latest Weather Conditions for Craven's Avenue

Observed at Weather Station:Stonyhurst 15 June 2021 at 18:00 (8.96 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:20.8°C (49.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Craven's Avenue Blackburn

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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Craven's Avenue above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
132.63128.10136.007.90

Frequently asked Questions for Craven's Avenue

What Council (Local Authority) is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the local authority area of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the ward of Fernhurst.

What County is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the ceremonial county of Lancashire.

What Constituency is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the constituency of Rossendale and Darwen.

What Part of the UK is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the Blackburn with Darwen Council area.

What Police Force area is Craven's Avenue in?

Craven's Avenue is located within the Lancashire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Craven's Avenue

1 Cravens Avenue, Blackburn, BB2 4LB, 7 Cravens Avenue, Blackburn, BB2 4LB,

Roads that have a Junction with Craven's Avenue

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Bolton RoadA666junction
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Location Details

Craven's Avenue
Map showing the location of Craven's Avenue
Latitude53.720736
Longitude-2.485143
OS Easting (X):367989
OS Northing (Y):425059
OS Grid Reference:SD680251

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Craven's Avenue

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00063522
ONS Area NameComfortable Suburbia
Average Age33.68
Area Population2992.00
Male Population1511.00 (51%)
Female Population1481.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01012598
LSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 013C
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02002627
MSOA Name:Blackburn with Darwen 013
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Blackburn Ewood
Bolton Rd/Livesey Rd, Ewood Mill, Blackburn, BB2 4LQ
01254665476
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Iceland Blackburn Ewood
Asda Blackburn
Lower Audley Re. Park Grimshaw Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 3DY
01254 690104
Distance: 1.45 Miles
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Asda Blackburn
Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express
71-73 Bank Top, Blackburn, BB2 1TN
0345 026 9899
Distance: 1.59 Miles
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Tesco Blackburn Bank Top Express
Tesco Livesey Blackburn Express
Livesey Branch Rd, Blackburn, BB2 5AY
0345 675 7232
Distance: 1.63 Miles
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Tesco Livesey Blackburn 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 Rossendale and Darwen
The Member of Parliament is Jake Berry
Details for the MP Jake Berry on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Jake Berry on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Jake Berry won with a majority of 9,522 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72,770
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Fernhurst Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearest Car Parks

Hall Street Car Park
Rockfield Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 3RG
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
The Peel Centre Blackburn Car Park
Lower Audley Street, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB1 1BB
Distance: 1.44 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01616298200
Operated by: Peel Land and Property
Grant Road Car Park
Grant Road, Blackburn, Lancashire
Blackburn
BB2 2SY
Distance: 1.60 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Edward Street Car Park
Edward Street, Darwen, Lancashire
Darwen
BB3 1AT
Distance: 1.60 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Blackburn the Redeemer CofE Primary
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 17/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 421
Address: Blackburn the Redeemer CofE Primary, Jack Walker Way, Fernhurst Farm, BB2 4JJ
Head: Mrs Michelle Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Blackburn the Redeemer CofE Primary
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Distance: 0.45 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 Craven's Avenue to Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Roman Catholic Primary School Blackburn
Longshaw Infant School
Distance: 0.53 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 Craven's Avenue to Longshaw Infant School
Longshaw Nursery School
Distance: 0.6 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 Craven's Avenue to Longshaw Nursery 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: 1.38 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue 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: 2.63 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue 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: 5.53 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue 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: 7.25 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Chorley and South Ribble Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Craven's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Craven's Avenue
0.71 Dental Surgery 204-206 Bolton Road BB2 4HU
0.79 Dental Surgery 330 - 334 Blackburn Road BB3 0AA
1.06 Mill Hill Dental Practice 17 New Wellington Street BB2 4DY
1.11 Blue Sky Dental Care 93 Blackburn Road BB3 1ET
1.17 Dental Surgery 66 New Chapel Street BB2 4DT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Craven's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Craven's Avenue
0.58 Dr Dc Mathur & Ptnr Ewood Medical Centre, 431-433 Bolton Road, Ewood BB2 4HY tel:01254 617985
0.75 Roman Road Health Centre Off Fishmoor Drive BB2 3UY tel:01254 282777
0.97 Prichard Street Branch Surgery 1a Pritchard Street BB2 3PF
1.10 Bentham Road Health Centre Bentham Road BB2 4QD tel:01254 617474
1.11 Hollins Grove Surgery 153 Blackburn Road BB3 1ET tel:01254 701961

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Craven's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Craven's Avenue
0.58 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 435 Bolton Road, Ewood BB2 4HY tel:01254 55074
0.75 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Fishmoor Drive BB2 3UY tel:01254 663919
0.95 Livesey Pharmacy 238 Livesey Branch Road BB2 4QL tel:01254 582872
1.03 Karims Pharmacy Limited 140 Mosley Street BB2 3RX
1.06 Geloo Brothers Ltd 1 New Wellington Street, Mill Hill BB2 4DY tel:01254 57278

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Craven's Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Craven's Avenue
1.53 Keith Johnson Opticians (darwen) 153 Duckworth Street BB3 1AT
1.53 Eyeful Tower 153 Duckworth Street BB3 1AT
1.66 Eyecare Opticians (blackburn) 372 Preston Old Road BB2 5LL
1.66 Blackburn Eyecare Ltd 372 Preston Old Road BB2 5LL
1.67 Univision Eye Centre 26 Audley Range BB1 1TD

Nearest Libraries

Roman Road Library
Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 0.75 Miles
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Directions from Craven's Avenue to Roman Road Library
Mill Hill Library
Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 1.17 Miles
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Directions from Craven's Avenue to Mill Hill Library
Livesey Library
Cherry Tree Lane, Blackburn, BB25NX
Telephone: 01254 209442
Distance: 1.77 Miles
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Directions from Craven's Avenue to Livesey Library
Darwen Library
Knott Street, Darwen, BB33BU
Telephone: 01254 706021
Distance: 1.83 Miles
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Directions from Craven's Avenue to Darwen Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Mill Hill (Lancs) Station is 1.22 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 Craven's Avenue 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 1.60 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 Craven's Avenue 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 1.77 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 Craven's Avenue 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

Blackburn Station is 1.80 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 Craven's Avenue 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

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 23.08 miles away Directions from Craven's Avenue to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 26.34 miles away Directions from Craven's Avenue to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 30.52 miles away Directions from Craven's Avenue to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 35.19 miles away Directions from Craven's Avenue to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 25.33 miles away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 25.6 miles away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 27.76 miles away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to Heysham Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 28.7 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 0.38 Miles Away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to M65 J4/A666

Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 1.63 Miles Away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to M65 J5/A6077/B6232

Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 2.97 Miles Away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to M65 J6/A678/A6119

Junction: M65 J3/A674/A675 - 3.19 Miles Away

Directions from Craven's Avenue to M65 J3/A674/A675

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Samlesbury Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.92 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Samlesbury Hall
Attraction Name: Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.51 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Attraction Name: Cuerden Valley Park Trust
Country Parks
Distance: 7.3 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Cuerden Valley Park Trust
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Rivington
Country Parks
Distance: 7.69 (miles)
Directions from Craven's Avenue to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Rivington
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