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The Forelands in Gilcrux CA7 2QT

The Forelands is a Street in the Cumbria village of Gilcrux with the postcode of CA7 2QT and measures approximately 88 metres long.

There is only one street named The Forelands making it unique in Great Britain.

The Forelands is within the area of Allerdale District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Gilcrux.

The Forelands has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 303496 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Forelands is roughly 89.33 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 90.90 and the lowest point being 88.80. A change of 2.10 metres.

The Forelands is located within the county of Cumbria which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 261.22 miles North West from the centre of London, 21.27 miles South West from the centre of Carlisle, 52.52 miles North West from the centre of Lancaster and 72.64 miles West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Forelands, CA7 2QT

Sunrise09:16
Sunset17:33

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CA7 2QT

Latest Weather Conditions for The Forelands, CA7 2QT

Observed at Weather Station:Keswick 23 January 2021 at 11:00 (11.85 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:1.2°C (100.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:N (0 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Forelands Gilcrux

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Cockermouth
Address:Europe Way, Cockermouth, CA13 0DJ
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Address:Egremont Road
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4: Name:Travelodge Carlisle M6
Address:M6, Carlisle, CA4 0NS
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5: Name:Travelodge Carlisle Central
Address:Cecil Street, Carlisle, CA1 1NL
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Forelands above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
89.3388.8090.902.10

Frequently asked Questions for The Forelands

What Council (Local Authority) is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the local authority area of Allerdale Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the area of Gilcrux Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the ward of Wharrels.

What County is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the ceremonial county of Cumbria.

What Constituency is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the constituency of Workington.

What Part of the UK is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the Cumbria Council area.

What Police Force area is The Forelands in?

The Forelands is located within the Cumbria Police area.

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Location Details

The Forelands
Map showing the location of The Forelands
Latitude54.726552
Longitude-3.380693
OS Easting (X):311090
OS Northing (Y):537726
OS Grid Reference:NY111377

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Forelands

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00096709
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Flat Tenants
Average Age44.68
Area Population1546.00
Male Population774.00 (50%)
Female Population772.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01019133
LSOA Name:Allerdale 003E
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02003967
MSOA Name:Allerdale 003
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Maryport
3 Victory Crescent, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 7LF
0345 266 9352
Distance: 4.47 Miles
Directions from The Forelands to Tesco Maryport
Sainsburys Cockermouth
Station Road, Cockermouth, England, CA13 9RS
01900 825694
Distance: 4.5 Miles
Directions from The Forelands to Sainsburys Cockermouth
Asda Workington
Dunmail Park, Workington, CA14 1NQ
01900 607720
Distance: 8.43 Miles
Directions from The Forelands to Asda Workington
Iceland Workington
62/64 Pow Street, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3AB
01900871966
Distance: 8.72 Miles
Directions from The Forelands to Iceland Workington

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01900 - Workington

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Allerdale Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Allerdale House, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3YJ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01900 702 702
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Mark Jenkinson
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In the 2019 General Election Mark Jenkinson won with a majority of 4,176 the result was Con gain from Lab. The total electorate was 61,370
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wharrels Ward
Parish: Gilcrux Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Cumbria
County Council: Cumbria Council

Nearest Car Parks

Aspatria Station Car Park
Station Road, Aspatria, Cumbria
Aspatria
CA7 2AW
Distance: 2.96 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs Mon-Sun.
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Queen Street Car Park
Queen Street, Aspatria, Cumbria
Aspatria
CA7 3AP
Distance: 3.46 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01900702850
Operated by: Allerdale Borough Council
Wakefield Road Car Park
Wakefield Road, Cockermouth, Cumbria
Cockermouth
CA13 0HR
Distance: 4.24 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders can park for free. Permits available, prices vary please check website for current charges. Charges apply 8am - 7pm all days.
Telephone: 01900702850
Operated by: Allerdale Borough Council
Bitterbeck Car Park
Market Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria
Cockermouth
CA13 9NW
Distance: 4.41 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders can park for free. Permits available, prices vary please check website for current charges. Charges apply 8am - 7pm all days
Telephone: 01900702850
Operated by: Allerdale Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Oughterside Primary School
Distance: 1.81 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Oughterside Primary School, Aspatria, CA7 2PY
Head: Mrs Sarah Jardine (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forelands to Oughterside Primary School
Plumbland CofE School
Distance: 2.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/10/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 58
Address: Plumbland CofE School, Parsonby, Aspatria, CA7 2DQ
Head: Mrs Claire McKie (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forelands to Plumbland CofE School
Crosscanonby St John's CofE School
Distance: 2.48 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 53
Address: Crosscanonby St John's CofE School, Garborough Close, Crosby, CA15 6RX
Head: Mrs Amanda Pitcher (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forelands to Crosscanonby St John's CofE School
Bridekirk Dovenby CofE Primary School
Distance: 2.69 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 15/11/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 139
Address: Bridekirk Dovenby CofE Primary School, Dovenby, CA13 0PG
Head: Mrs Julia Fish (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forelands to Bridekirk Dovenby CofE Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Cockermouth Community Hospital
Address: Isel Road, Cockermouth, CA13 9HT,
NHS Sector
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01900 705776
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.22 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Cockermouth Community Hospital
Maryport Victoria Cottage Hospital
Address: Victoria Cottage Hospital, Ewanrigg Road, Maryport, CA15 8EJ,
Independent Sector
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01946 853333 (ext. 4)
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.76 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Maryport Victoria Cottage Hospital
Workington Community Hospital
Address: Park Lane, Workington,
NHS Sector
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01900 705000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.95 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Workington Community Hospital
Wigton Community Hospital
Address: Cross Lane, Wigton,
NHS Sector
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 016973 66600
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Wigton Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Forelands

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Forelands
3.28 Dental Surgery 6a King Street, Aspatria CA7 3ES
4.21 Derwent Dental Care Limited Derwent House, Wakefield Road CA13 0HS
4.21 Derwent House Orthodontics 1st Floor, Derwent House, Wakefield Road CA13 0HS
4.38 St Helens Dental Practice Market Place CA13 9NQ
4.54 Dental Surgery 57 Kirkgate CA13 9PH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Forelands

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.99 Aspatria Medical Group West Street, Aspatria CA7 3HH tel:01697 320209
4.22 Castlegate And Derwent Surgery Cockermouth Health Centre, Isel Road CA13 9HT tel:01900 705750
4.75 Maryport Health Services Alneburgh House, Ewanrigg Road CA15 8EL tel:01900 815544
8.77 Orchard House Surgery South William Street CA14 2EW tel:01900 603985
8.78 Beechwood Group Practice 57 John Street CA14 3FT tel:01900 64866

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Forelands

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.99 Boots West Street Health Centre, West Street, Aspatria CA7 3HH tel:016973 20236
4.22 Castlegate Pharmacy Cockermouth Community Hospital & Hc, Isel Road CA13 9HT tel:01900 826018
4.37 Boots 56-58 Main Street CA13 9LU tel:01900 823160
4.40 J W W Allison & Sons Ltd 31 Main Street CA13 9LE tel:01900 822292
4.67 H S Dobie Dispensing Chemist 29 Curzon Street CA15 6LN tel:01900 812662

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Forelands

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Forelands
3.27 Your Eyes Optician (aspatria) 8 Outgang Road, Aspatria CA7 3HW
4.37 Heals Opticians 90 Main Street CA13 9LU
4.45 Bruce Avery Optometrist 3 Lowther Went, South Street CA13 9RT
4.72 Stephen Rowe Opticians (maryport) 83 Senhouse Street CA15 6BU
4.79 Heals Opticians 49 Senhouse Street CA15 6BL

Nearest Libraries

Aspatria Library
The Brandraw, Wigton, Aspatria, CA73EZ
Telephone:
Distance: 3.17 Miles
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Directions from The Forelands to Aspatria Library
Cockermouth Library
Main Street, Cockermouth, CA139LU
Telephone: 01900 325990
Distance: 4.38 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Forelands to Cockermouth Library
Maryport Library
Lawson Street, Maryport, CA156ND
Telephone: 01900 812384
Distance: 4.62 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Forelands to Maryport Library
Workington Library
Vulcans Lane, Workington, CA142ND
Telephone: 1900325170
Distance: 8.88 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Forelands to Workington Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Aspatria Station is 2.99 miles away.

Address: Aspatria station, Station Road, Aspatria, Cumbria, CA7 2AW

Aspatria is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Aspatria Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Forelands to Aspatria Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside02:48:30
Askam01:49:00
Barrow-in-Furness02:04:00
Bootle (Cumbria)01:18:00
Braystones00:57:30
Cark & Cartmel02:34:00
Carlisle00:33:00
Carnforth03:00:30
Corkickle00:44:00
Dalston (Cumbria)00:21:00
Dalton (Cumbria)02:18:00
Drigg01:09:00
Flimby00:14:00
Foxfield01:39:00
Grange-over-Sands02:42:00
Green Road01:36:00
Harrington00:26:00
Kents Bank02:38:00
Kirkby-in-Furness01:43:00
Lancaster03:11:30
Maryport00:11:00
Millom01:31:00
Nethertown00:55:00
Parton00:34:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale01:12:00
Roose02:12:00
Seascale01:06:00
Sellafield01:02:00
Silecroft01:24:00
Silverdale02:53:00
St Bees00:51:00
Ulverston02:26:30
Whitehaven00:41:00
Wigton00:11:00
Workington00:22:00

Maryport Station is 4.67 miles away.

Address: Maryport station, Millpot Road, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 6DA

Maryport is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Maryport Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Forelands to Maryport Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside02:37:30
Askam01:37:00
Aspatria00:10:00
Barrow-in-Furness01:53:00
Bootle (Cumbria)01:06:30
Braystones00:46:00
Cark & Cartmel02:23:00
Carlisle00:42:30
Carnforth02:49:30
Corkickle00:33:00
Dalston (Cumbria)00:31:00
Dalton (Cumbria)02:07:00
Drigg00:57:00
Flimby00:03:00
Foxfield01:28:00
Grange-over-Sands02:31:00
Green Road01:24:00
Harrington00:15:00
Kents Bank02:27:00
Kirkby-in-Furness01:32:00
Lancaster03:00:30
Millom01:20:00
Nethertown00:44:00
Parton00:23:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale01:01:00
Roose02:01:00
Seascale00:54:00
Sellafield00:51:00
Silecroft01:13:00
Silverdale02:42:00
St Bees00:39:00
Ulverston02:15:30
Whitehaven00:30:00
Wigton00:21:00
Workington00:11:00

Flimby Station is 6.15 miles away.

Address: Flimby station, Station Road, Flimby, Cumbria, CA15 8QN

Flimby is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Flimby Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Forelands to Flimby Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside02:34:30
Askam01:34:00
Aspatria00:14:00
Barrow-in-Furness01:50:00
Bootle (Cumbria)01:04:00
Braystones00:43:00
Cark & Cartmel02:20:00
Carlisle00:47:00
Carnforth02:46:30
Corkickle00:30:00
Dalston (Cumbria)00:35:00
Dalton (Cumbria)02:04:00
Drigg00:54:30
Foxfield01:25:00
Grange-over-Sands02:28:00
Green Road01:21:00
Harrington00:12:00
Kents Bank02:24:00
Kirkby-in-Furness01:29:00
Lancaster02:57:30
Maryport00:04:00
Millom01:17:00
Nethertown00:41:00
Parton00:20:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale00:58:00
Roose01:58:00
Seascale00:51:30
Sellafield00:48:00
Silecroft01:10:00
Silverdale02:39:00
St Bees00:36:00
Ulverston02:12:30
Whitehaven00:27:00
Wigton00:25:30
Workington00:08:00

Workington Station is 9.06 miles away.

Address: Workington station, Belle Isle Place, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 2UZ

Workington is situated on the Cumbrian Coast line and is managed by Northern.

Workington Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Forelands to Workington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside02:27:00
Askam01:27:00
Aspatria00:19:00
Barrow-in-Furness01:42:00
Bootle (Cumbria)00:56:00
Braystones00:35:00
Cark & Cartmel02:12:30
Carlisle00:51:00
Carnforth02:39:00
Corkickle00:22:00
Dalston (Cumbria)00:39:00
Dalton (Cumbria)01:56:30
Drigg00:47:00
Flimby00:05:00
Foxfield01:17:30
Grange-over-Sands02:20:00
Green Road01:14:00
Harrington00:04:00
Kents Bank02:16:30
Kirkby-in-Furness01:21:30
Lancaster02:50:00
Maryport00:09:00
Millom01:09:30
Nethertown00:33:00
Parton00:12:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale00:50:00
Roose01:50:30
Seascale00:44:00
Sellafield00:40:00
Silecroft01:02:00
Silverdale02:31:30
St Bees00:29:00
Ulverston02:05:00
Whitehaven00:19:30
Wigton00:30:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 66.96 miles away Directions from The Forelands to Blackpool International Airport
Newcastle International Airport is 69.8 miles away Directions from The Forelands to Newcastle International Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 72.7 miles away Directions from The Forelands to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 79.33 miles away Directions from The Forelands to Durham Tees Valley Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing is 12.78 miles away

Directions from The Forelands to Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing

Keswick Ferry Landing is 13.23 miles away

Directions from The Forelands to Keswick Ferry Landing

Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing is 13.36 miles away

Directions from The Forelands to Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing

Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing is 13.7 miles away

Directions from The Forelands to Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Forelands is approximately 4.18 miles from the A66

Junction: M6 J42/A6/B6263 - 21.97 Miles Away

Directions from The Forelands to M6 J42/A6/B6263

Junction: M6 J44/A7/A74(T)/A689 - 22.3 Miles Away

Directions from The Forelands to M6 J44/A7/A74(T)/A689

Junction: M6 J45/A6071/B7076 - 22.67 Miles Away

Directions from The Forelands to M6 J45/A6071/B7076

Junction: A74(M) J22/A75(T) - 22.83 Miles Away

Directions from The Forelands to A74(M) J22/A75(T)

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Maryport Maritime Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.86 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Maryport Maritime Museum
Attraction Name: Helena Thompson Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.55 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Helena Thompson Museum
Attraction Name: Mirehouse Historic House and Gardens
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.39 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Mirehouse Historic House and Gardens
Attraction Name: Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 9.99 (miles)
Directions from The Forelands to Whinlatter Forest & Visitor Centre
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