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Birch Street in Accrington BB5 1LG

Birch Street is a Street in the Lancashire town of Accrington with the postcode of BB5 1LG and measures approximately 52 metres long.

There are 35 other streets named Birch Street in Great Britain.

Birch Street is within the area of Hyndburn District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Birch Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 17900728 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Birch Street is roughly 139.22 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 141.80 and the lowest point being 138.70. A change of 3.10 metres.

Birch Street is located within the county of Lancashire which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 182.41 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.6 miles North from the centre of Manchester, 26.86 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 33.92 miles West from the centre of Leeds.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birch Street, BB5 1LG

Sunrise04:37
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BB5 1LG

Latest Weather Conditions for Birch Street, BB5 1LG

Observed at Weather Station:Stonyhurst 12 June 2021 at 17:00 (7.83 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:14.9°C (63.4%)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Birch Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
139.22138.70141.803.10

Frequently asked Questions for Birch Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the local authority area of Hyndburn Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the ward of Barnfield.

What County is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the ceremonial county of Lancashire.

What Constituency is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the constituency of Hyndburn.

What Part of the UK is Birch Street in?

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

What County Council area is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the Lancashire Council area.

What Police Force area is Birch Street in?

Birch Street is located within the Lancashire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Birch Street

6a Birch Street, Accrington, BB5 1LG,

Roads that have a Junction with Birch Street

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Blackburn Roadjunction
Blackburn RoadA679junction
Willow Streetjunction
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Location Details

Birch Street
Map showing the location of Birch Street
Latitude53.753134
Longitude-2.367214
OS Easting (X):375789
OS Northing (Y):428616
OS Grid Reference:SD758286

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00127065
ONS Area NameSocial Renting New Arrivals
Average Age38.51
Area Population1505.00
Male Population804.00 (53%)
Female Population701.00 (47%)
Benefit Claimants52 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01025036
LSOA Name:Hyndburn 008B
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02005219
MSOA Name:Hyndburn 008
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Accrington Extra
2 Eagle St, Accrington, BB5 1LN
0345 677 9917
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Directions from Birch Street to Tesco Accrington Extra
Iceland Accrington
Unit 28 Arndale Centre, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1EX
01254398417
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Directions from Birch Street to Iceland Accrington
Iceland Accrington Food Warehouse
Unit 3, Eastgate Retail Park, Accrington, BB5 6PW
01254372679
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Directions from Birch Street to Iceland Accrington Food Warehouse
Tesco Accrington Abbey St Esso Express
105 Abbey St, Accrington, BB5 1EW
0345 026 9878
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from Birch Street to Tesco Accrington Abbey St Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn
Area Code: 01282 - Burnley
Area Code: 01200 - Clitheroe

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Hyndburn Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Scaitcliffe House, Ormerod Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 0PF
Send email
Telephone Number: 01254 388 111
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Hyndburn
The Member of Parliament is Sara Britcliffe
Details for the MP Sara Britcliffe on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Sara Britcliffe on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Sara Britcliffe won with a majority of 2,951 the result was Con gain from Lab. The total electorate was 70,842
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Barnfield Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearest Car Parks

Crawshaw Street Shoppers Car Park
Crawshaw Street, Accrington, Lancashire
Accrington
BB5 1LH
Distance: 0.06 km (click for directions)
Max stay 3hrs, Free parking
Telephone: 01254388111
Operated by: Hyndburn Borough Council
King Street Viaduct Car Park
King Street, Accrington, Lancashire
Accrington
BB5 1QE
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01254388111
Operated by: Hyndburn Borough Council
Accrington Station Car Park
Eagle Street, Accrington, Lancashire
Accrington
BB5 1LN
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs Mon-Sun. No charge for railway users to park.
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
King Street Car Park
King Street, Accrington, Lancashire
Accrington
BB5 1QG
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 31/03/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church of England Primary School, Devonshire Street, BB5 1DW
Head: Karen Hardman (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church of England Primary School
Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.42 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Primary School, Maudsley Street, BB5 6AD
Head: Mr Mark Proctor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Primary School
Accrington Benjamin Hargreaves Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/11/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 164
Address: Accrington Benjamin Hargreaves Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School, Barnfield Street, BB5 2AQ
Head: Mrs Julie Nicol (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Accrington Benjamin Hargreaves Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School
Accrington Hyndburn Park Primary School
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/03/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 482
Address: Accrington Hyndburn Park Primary School, Park Road, BB5 1ST
Head: Ms Wendy Tracey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Accrington Hyndburn Park Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 0.45 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Accrington Victoria Hospital
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: 4.09 (miles)
Directions from Birch 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: 5.96 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to BMI The Beardwood Hospital
Burnley General Hospital
Address: Burnley General Hospital, Casterton Avenue, Burnley,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01282 425071
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.93 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Burnley General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birch Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Birch Street
0.19 Dental Surgery 38 Warner Street BB5 1HN
0.21 Park House Dental Practice Park House, Argyle Street BB5 1DA
0.22 Oak House Dental Centre 34 Church Street BB5 2ED
0.26 Dental Surgery 69 Abbey Street BB5 1EH
0.32 Dental Surgery 1 Avenue Parade BB5 6PN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birch Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Birch Street
0.11 King Street Medical Ctr 43 King Street BB5 1QE tel:01254 617664
0.15 Peel House Medical Practice Accrington Pals Phcc, 1 Paradise Street BB5 2EJ tel:01254 282282
0.24 Myrtle House 154 Blackburn Road BB5 0AE tel:01254 282501
0.24 Oswald Medical Centre Myrtle House Surgery, 154 Blackburn Road BB5 0AE tel:01254 282501
0.33 Blackburn Rd Medical Centre 257-259 Blackburn Road BB5 0AL tel:01254 233048

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birch Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Birch Street
0.03 Tesco 2 Eagle Street BB5 1LN tel:01254 347247
0.11 Boots Uk Ltd Unit 2, Cornhill BB5 1EX tel:01254 232441
0.11 Superdrug Pharmacy Inside Savers Unit 20, Arndale Centre BB5 1EX tel:01254 382192
0.15 Paradise Street Pharmacy 1a Paradise Street BB5 2EJ tel:01254 871563
0.17 Peel Street Pharmacy 13-17 Peel Street BB5 1EA tel:01254 237773

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birch Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Birch Street
0.03 Accrington Extra 2 Eagle Street BB5 1LN
0.06 Boots Opticians (accrington) Unit 14, Arndale Shopping Centre BB5 1PL
0.10 S W Allen Optical Ltd 17 Dutton Street BB5 1JT
0.11 Specsavers (accrington) Unit 4b, Cornhill BB5 1EX
0.11 Tesco Opticians (accrington) 2 Eagle Street BB5 1LJ

Nearest Libraries

Accrington Library
St James' Street, Accrington, BB51NQ
Telephone: 01254 872385
Distance: 0.06 Miles
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Directions from Birch Street to Accrington Library
Oswaldtwistle Library
Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, BB53HS
Telephone: 01254 233823
Distance: 1.56 Miles
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Directions from Birch Street to Oswaldtwistle Library
Clayton-le-Moors Library
Pickup Street, Clayton-Le-Moors, Accrington, BB55NS
Telephone: 01254 236463
Distance: 1.69 Miles
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Directions from Birch Street to Clayton-le-Moors Library
Rishton Library
High Street, Rishton, Blackburn, BB14LA
Telephone: 01254 885 314
Distance: 2.19 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Street to Rishton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Accrington Station is 0.11 miles away.

Address: Accrington station, Eagle Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1LJ

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

Accrington Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Street to Accrington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Appley Bridge02:01:00
Atherton01:28:30
Bamber Bridge00:27:00
Blackburn00:10:00
Blackpool North00:53:00
Bradford Interchange01:01:00
Brierfield00:21:00
Burnley Barracks00:14:00
Burnley Central00:16:30
Burnley Manchester Road00:09:30
Burscough Bridge02:10:00
Castleton (Manchester)00:45:00
Cherry Tree00:18:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:03:00
Church Fenton01:44:00
Colne00:31:00
Daisy Hill01:35:00
Gathurst01:57:00
Hag Fold01:33:00
Halifax00:46:00
Hapton00:07:00
Hebden Bridge00:31:00
Hindley01:39:30
Huncoat00:04:00
Ince (Manchester)01:46:30
Leeds01:25:00
Littleborough00:35:00
Lostock Hall00:30:00
Manchester Victoria01:03:00
Meols Cop02:18:00
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:16:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)00:51:00
Moorside01:22:00
Moston00:54:00
Mytholmroyd00:34:00
Nelson00:24:00
New Pudsey01:10:00
Parbold02:05:00
Pleasington00:21:00
Poulton-le-Fylde00:45:30
Preston (Lancs)00:30:00
Rishton00:07:00
Rochdale00:42:00
Rose Grove00:07:00
Salford Central01:04:00
Salford Crescent01:10:00
Smithy Bridge00:38:00
Southport02:25:00
Sowerby Bridge00:39:00
Swinton (Manchester)01:18:00
Todmorden00:28:00
Walkden01:23:30
Walsden00:31:00
Wigan Wallgate01:49:00
York01:54:00

Church & Oswaldtwistle Station is 0.99 miles away.

Address: Church & Oswaldtwistle station, Market Street, Church, Lancashire, BB5 0DP

Church & Oswaldtwistle is situated on the East Lancashire line and is managed by Northern.

Church & Oswaldtwistle Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Street to Church & Oswaldtwistle Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:04:00
Ansdell & Fairhaven01:04:00
Appley Bridge02:01:00
Atherton01:34:00
Bamber Bridge00:25:00
Blackburn00:10:00
Blackpool Pleasure Beach01:14:00
Blackpool South01:18:00
Brierfield00:24:30
Burnley Barracks00:17:00
Burnley Central00:20:00
Burnley Manchester Road00:15:00
Burscough Bridge02:10:00
Castleton (Manchester)00:49:00
Cherry Tree00:15:00
Colne00:34:30
Daisy Hill01:41:00
Gathurst01:57:00
Hag Fold01:37:00
Hapton00:11:00
Hindley01:45:00
Huncoat00:08:00
Ince (Manchester)01:48:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:51:00
Littleborough00:39:00
Lostock Hall00:27:00
Lytham01:01:00
Manchester Victoria01:07:30
Meols Cop02:18:00
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:13:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)00:54:00
Moorside01:25:00
Moss Side00:57:00
Moston00:58:00
Nelson00:28:00
Parbold02:05:00
Pleasington00:18:00
Preston (Lancs)00:36:00
Rishton00:04:00
Rochdale00:46:00
Rose Grove00:13:30
Salford Central01:12:00
Salford Crescent01:15:00
Smithy Bridge00:41:00
Southport02:26:00
Squires Gate01:12:00
St Annes-on-the-Sea01:08:00
Swinton (Manchester)01:22:00
Todmorden00:32:00
Walkden01:29:00
Wigan Wallgate01:53:00

Huncoat Station is 1.58 miles away.

Address: Huncoat station, Station Road, Huncoat, Lancashire, BB5 6LT

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

Huncoat Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Street to Huncoat Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:04:30
Ansdell & Fairhaven01:11:30
Bamber Bridge00:32:00
Blackburn00:17:00
Blackpool Pleasure Beach01:21:30
Blackpool South01:25:30
Brierfield00:16:30
Burnley Barracks00:09:00
Burnley Central00:12:00
Cherry Tree00:22:30
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:07:00
Colne00:26:30
Hapton00:03:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:58:30
Lostock Hall00:35:00
Lytham01:08:30
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:20:30
Moss Side01:04:30
Nelson00:20:00
Pleasington00:25:00
Preston (Lancs)00:44:00
Rishton00:11:00
Rose Grove00:06:00
Squires Gate01:19:30
St Annes-on-the-Sea01:15:30

Rishton Station is 2.28 miles away.

Address: Rishton station, Station Road, Rishton, Lancashire, BB1 4EY

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

Rishton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Street to Rishton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:06:30
Ansdell & Fairhaven01:00:30
Bamber Bridge00:21:00
Blackburn00:06:00
Blackpool Pleasure Beach01:10:30
Blackpool South01:14:30
Brierfield00:27:30
Burnley Barracks00:20:00
Burnley Central00:23:00
Cherry Tree00:11:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:03:00
Colne00:37:30
Hapton00:14:00
Huncoat00:11:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:47:30
Lostock Hall00:24:00
Lytham00:57:30
Mill Hill (Lancs)00:09:00
Moss Side00:53:30
Nelson00:31:00
Pleasington00:14:00
Preston (Lancs)00:33:00
Rose Grove00:17:00
Squires Gate01:08:30
St Annes-on-the-Sea01:04:30

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 27.36 miles away Directions from Birch Street to Manchester Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 27.6 miles away Directions from Birch Street to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 29.94 miles away Directions from Birch Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 35 miles away Directions from Birch Street to Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 28.39 miles away

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

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 28.69 miles away

Directions from Birch Street to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 29.47 miles away

Directions from Birch Street to Heysham Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 33.83 miles away

Directions from Birch Street to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M65 J7/A6185 - 1.31 Miles Away

Directions from Birch Street to M65 J7/A6185

Junction: M65 J8/A56(T)/A6068 - 2.5 Miles Away

Directions from Birch Street to M65 J8/A56(T)/A6068

Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 3.07 Miles Away

Directions from Birch Street to M65 J6/A678/A6119

Junction: M65 J9/A679 - 3.5 Miles Away

Directions from Birch Street to M65 J9/A679

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.02 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Haworth Art Gallery (Tiffany Glass)
Attraction Name: Wordsworth House
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.84 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Wordsworth House
Attraction Name: Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.08 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum
Attraction Name: Samlesbury Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.47 (miles)
Directions from Birch Street to Samlesbury Hall
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