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Whetstone Lane in Birkenhead

Whetstone Lane is a Street in the Merseyside town of Birkenhead and measures approximately 860 metres long.

Whetstone Lane crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 3 other streets named Whetstone Lane in Great Britain.

Whetstone Lane is within the area of Wirral District (B), Wirral District (B), Wirral District (B), Wirral District (B), Wirral District (B) and Wirral District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Whetstone Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 44503845, 44508300, 44500760, 44504200, 44508289 and 44500703 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Whetstone Lane is roughly 22.55 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 40.20 and the lowest point being 12.50. A change of 27.70 metres.

Whetstone Lane has the postcodes of CH41 2QR, CH41 2QS, CH41 2SN, CH41 2SW, CH41 2TE, CH41 2TF, CH41 2TG, CH41 2TJ, CH41 2TQ, CH41 2ZE and CH41 9DE.

Whetstone Lane is located within the county of Merseyside which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 179.42 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.2 miles South West from the centre of Liverpool, 14.71 miles North from the centre of Chester and 32.98 miles West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Whetstone Lane

Sunrise05:16
Sunset21:18

We have found postcodes for Whetstone Lane.

CH41 2QR
CH41 2QS
CH41 2SN
CH41 2SW
CH41 2TE
CH41 2TF
CH41 2TG
CH41 2TJ
CH41 2TQ
CH41 2ZE
CH41 9DE

Latest Weather Conditions for Whetstone Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Crosby 25 July 2021 at 15:00 (7.74 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:21.6°C (61.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (17 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Whetstone Lane Birkenhead

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Liverpool-Albert Dock
Address:Britannia Pavillion, Albert Dock
Telephone: Learn More
1.66
2: Name:Premier Inn Liverpool City Centre Albert Dock
Address:East Britannia Building
Telephone: Learn More
1.74
3: Name:Premier Inn Liverpool Albert Dock
Address:East Britannia Building
Telephone: Learn More
1.74
4: Name:Travelodge Liverpool Central The Strand
Address:The Strand, Liverpool, L2 0PP
Telephone:0871 984 6486 Learn More
1.92
5: Name:Travelodge Liverpool Docks
Address:Brunswick Dock, Sefton St, Liverpool, L3 4BN
Telephone:0871 984 6030 Learn More
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Whetstone Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
22.5512.5040.2027.70

Frequently asked Questions for Whetstone Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the local authority area of Wirral Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the ward of Birkenhead and Tranmere.

What County is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Merseyside.

What Constituency is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the constituency of Birkenhead.

What Part of the UK is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the Merseyside Council area.

What Police Force area is Whetstone Lane in?

Whetstone Lane is located within the Merseyside Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Whetstone Lane

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Borough RoadA552junction
Cedar Streetjunction
Church RoadB5148junction
Clifton Roadjunction
Derby Roadjunction
Elm Grovejunction
Exmouth StreetA5029junction
Grange Roadjunction
Grange Road Westjunction
Maple Streetjunction
Oxton Roadjunction
Park Grovejunction
Pearson RoadB5148junction
Quarry Bankjunction
Rodney Streetjunction
Salisbury Streetjunction
The Woodlandsjunction
Warrington Streetjunction
Wellington Terracejunction
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Location Details

Whetstone Lane
Map showing the location of Whetstone Lane
Latitude53.386289
Longitude-3.027482
OS Easting (X):331669
OS Northing (Y):388237
OS Grid Reference:SJ317882

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Whetstone Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00036136
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age33.60
Area Population1774.00
Male Population866.00 (49%)
Female Population908.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants48 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01007130
LSOA Name:Wirral 021A
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02001487
MSOA Name:Wirral 021
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Birkenhead Grange Rd
221/225 Grange Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 2PH
01516473679
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Iceland Birkenhead Grange Rd
Asda Birkenhead
222 Grange Road, Birkenhead, CH41 6EB
0151 552 1110
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Asda Birkenhead
Iceland Birkenhead Food Warehouse
Unit 6, Rock Retail Park, Birkenhead, CH41 9DF
01516662036
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Iceland Birkenhead Food Warehouse
Iceland Prenton
790/794 Borough Road, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH42 9JG
01516081617
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Iceland Prenton

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0151 - Liverpool

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wirral Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, Brighton Street, Wallasey, Wirral, CH44 8ED
Send email
Telephone Number: 0151 606 2000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Birkenhead
The Member of Parliament is Mick Whitley
Details for the MP Mick Whitley on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Mick Whitley on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Mick Whitley won with a majority of 17,705 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 63,762
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Birkenhead and Tranmere Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Merseyside

Nearest Car Parks

The Pyramids Car Park
Salisbury Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2RH
Distance: 0.18 km (click for directions)
Free on Sundays
Telephone: 01516662626
Operated by: The Grange and Pyramids Shopping Centre
Quarry Bank Street Car Park
Quarry Bank Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2QX
Distance: 0.20 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Cook Street Car Park
Cook Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2QX
Distance: 0.20 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Barton Street Car Park
Barton Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2QJ
Distance: 0.23 km (click for directions)
If you are displaying a blue badge you can park free of charge in any car park owned by Wirral Council.
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Woodlands Primary School
Distance: 0.03 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 330
Address: Woodlands Primary School, Hollybank Road, CH41 2SY
Head: Miss Jacquie Fleetwood (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Woodlands Primary School
St Werburgh's Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 19/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: St Werburgh's Catholic Primary School, Park Grove, CH41 2TD
Head: Mrs Sarah Murphy (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Lane to St Werburgh's Catholic Primary School
Birkenhead Christ Church CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: Birkenhead Christ Church CofE Primary School, Mount Grove, CH41 2UJ
Head: Miss Samantha Jones (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Birkenhead Christ Church CofE Primary School
Progress Schools - Wirral
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 28
Address: Progress Schools - Wirral, The Hive, Wirral Youth Zone, Bright Street, CH41 4EA
Head: Mrs Charlotte Barton ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Progress Schools - Wirral

Nearest Hospitals

St Catherine's Hospital
Address: Church Road, Birkenhead, CH42 0LQ,
NHS Sector
E-Logica Ltd
Telephone: 0151 514 2888
Distance: 0.43 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to St Catherine's Hospital
Pds Medical - Pall Mall Hospital
Address: St. Pauls Square, Liverpool, L3 9SJ,
NHS Sector
Pds Medical Ltd
Distance: 2.16 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Pds Medical - Pall Mall Hospital
Victoria Central Hospital
Address: Mill Lane, Wallasey, CH44 5UF,
NHS Sector
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 678 5111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.17 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Victoria Central Hospital
Windsor House
Address: Windsor House, 40 Upper Parliament Street, Liverpool,
NHS Sector
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 473 0303
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.48 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Windsor House

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Whetstone Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Whetstone Lane
0.43 St Catherines Dental Centre Church Road CH42 0LQ
0.48 Dental Surgery 29 Balls Road CH43 5RF
0.66 Hamilton Square Dental Practice 31 Hamilton Square CH41 6AZ
0.71 Devonshire Park 62 Greenway Road CH42 7LX
0.96 Claughton Dental Centre 12 Cavendish Road CH41 8AX

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Whetstone Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Whetstone Lane
0.12 Whetstone Lane Med Ctr 44 Whetstone Lane CH41 2TF tel:0151 6479613
0.42 Devaney Med Ctr 40 Balls Road, Oxton CH43 5RE tel:0151 6524281
0.43 St Catherines Surgery St. Catherines Health Centre, Church Road CH42 0LQ tel:0151 5146465
0.59 Hamilton Med Ctr 86 Market Street CH41 6AJ tel:0151 6490191
0.70 Vittoria Med Ctr G Vittoria Street CH41 3RH tel:0151 6477321

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Whetstone Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Whetstone Lane
0.12 Jamieson's Pharmacy 44 Whetstone Lane CH41 2TF tel:0151 6474449
0.21 Boots Pharmacy 215 Grange Road CH41 2PH tel:0151 6477255
0.22 Superdrug Pharmacy 203-205 Grange Road CH41 2PF tel:0151 6477387
0.23 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, 222 Grange Road CH41 6EB tel:0151 5521110
0.35 Rowlands Pharmacy 9 Princes Pavement, Grange Precinct CH41 2XY tel:0151 6476858

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Whetstone Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Whetstone Lane
0.21 Boots Opticians (birkenhead) Unit 21, The Pyramids, Grange Road CH41 2ZL
0.21 Vision Express (birkenhead) Unit 1, The Pyramids Centre, Grange Road CH41 2ZL
0.21 Eye 2 Eye Opticians 231 Grange Road CH41 2PH
0.23 Crown Optical Centre 250 Grange Road CH41 6EB
0.23 Icare Opticians (birkenhead) 254 Grange Road CH41 6EB

Nearest Libraries

Birkenhead Central Library
Borough Road, Birkenhead, CH412XB
Telephone: 0151 652 6106
Distance: 0.18 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Lane to Birkenhead Central Library
Rock Ferry Library
259 Old Chester Road, Wirral, CH423TD
Telephone: 0151 641 2858
Distance: 0.9 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Lane to Rock Ferry Library
St. James Library
Laird Street, Wirral, CH417AL
Telephone:
Distance: 1.62 Miles
Visit Website
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Prenton Library
17/19 Dickens Avenue, Wirral, CH430TQ
Telephone:
Distance: 1.76 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Lane to Prenton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Birkenhead Central Station is 0.38 miles away.

Address: Birkenhead Central station, Argyle Street South, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 9DB

Birkenhead Central is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Birkenhead Central Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Whetstone Lane to Birkenhead Central Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bache00:30:00
Bebington00:07:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:02:00
Bromborough00:15:00
Bromborough Rake00:13:00
Capenhurst00:25:00
Chester00:34:00
Eastham Rake00:18:00
Ellesmere Port00:31:00
Green Lane00:02:00
Hooton00:20:00
Little Sutton00:24:00
Liverpool Central00:11:00
Liverpool James Street00:05:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:09:00
Moorfields00:07:00
Overpool00:26:00
Port Sunlight00:09:00
Rock Ferry00:05:00
Spital00:11:00

Green Lane Station is 0.50 miles away.

Address: Green Lane station, Old Chester Road, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 9AN

Green Lane is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Green Lane Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Whetstone Lane to Green Lane Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bache00:28:00
Bebington00:05:00
Bidston00:28:00
Birkenhead Central00:06:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:09:00
Birkenhead North00:25:30
Birkenhead Park00:22:30
Bromborough00:13:00
Bromborough Rake00:11:00
Capenhurst00:23:00
Chester00:32:00
Conway Park00:20:30
Eastham Rake00:16:00
Ellesmere Port00:28:30
Hooton00:18:00
Hoylake00:40:00
Leasowe00:30:00
Little Sutton00:22:00
Liverpool Central00:13:00
Liverpool James Street00:12:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:11:00
Manor Road00:38:00
Meols00:36:00
Moorfields00:09:00
Moreton (Merseyside)00:32:00
Overpool00:24:00
Port Sunlight00:07:00
Rock Ferry00:03:00
Spital00:09:00
West Kirby00:44:00

Conway Park Station is 0.53 miles away.

Address: Conway Park station, Europa Boulevard, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 4PP

Conway Park is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Conway Park Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Whetstone Lane to Conway Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bidston00:08:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:09:00
Birkenhead North00:05:00
Birkenhead Park00:02:00
Hoylake00:20:00
Leasowe00:10:00
Liverpool Central00:11:00
Liverpool James Street00:09:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:09:00
Manor Road00:18:00
Meols00:16:00
Moorfields00:07:00
Moreton (Merseyside)00:12:00
New Brighton00:16:00
Wallasey Grove Road00:11:00
Wallasey Village00:10:00
West Kirby00:24:00

Birkenhead Hamilton Square Station is 0.81 miles away.

Address: Birkenhead Hamilton Square station, Hamilton Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 1AL

Birkenhead Hamilton Square is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Birkenhead Hamilton Square Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Whetstone Lane to Birkenhead Hamilton Square Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bache00:32:00
Bebington00:09:00
Bidston00:10:30
Birkenhead Central00:02:00
Birkenhead North00:07:00
Birkenhead Park00:04:00
Bromborough00:17:00
Bromborough Rake00:15:00
Capenhurst00:27:00
Chester00:36:00
Conway Park00:02:00
Eastham Rake00:20:00
Ellesmere Port00:33:00
Green Lane00:04:00
Hooton00:22:00
Hoylake00:22:30
Leasowe00:12:30
Little Sutton00:27:00
Liverpool Central00:09:00
Liverpool James Street00:03:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:07:00
Manor Road00:20:30
Meols00:18:30
Moorfields00:05:00
Moreton (Merseyside)00:14:30
New Brighton00:18:00
Overpool00:29:00
Port Sunlight00:11:00
Rock Ferry00:07:00
Spital00:13:00
Wallasey Grove Road00:13:00
Wallasey Village00:12:00
West Kirby00:26:00

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 7.85 miles away Directions from Whetstone Lane to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 27.07 miles away Directions from Whetstone Lane to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 31.16 miles away Directions from Whetstone Lane to Manchester Airport
Anglesey Airport is 62.84 miles away Directions from Whetstone Lane to Anglesey Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 0.94 miles away

Directions from Whetstone Lane to Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 1.18 miles away

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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 1.69 miles away

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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 1.81 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M53 J3/A552 - 2.13 Miles Away

Directions from Whetstone Lane to M53 J3/A552

Junction: M53 J2/M53 - 2.62 Miles Away

Directions from Whetstone Lane to M53 J2/M53

Junction: M53 J1/A554/A5139 - 2.72 Miles Away

Directions from Whetstone Lane to M53 J1/A554/A5139

Junction: M53 J4/A5137/B5137/B5151 - 3.32 Miles Away

Directions from Whetstone Lane to M53 J4/A5137/B5137/B5151

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Tate Liverpool
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.7 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Tate Liverpool
Attraction Name: The Beatles Story
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.72 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to The Beatles Story
Attraction Name: Museum of Liverpool
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.75 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to Museum of Liverpool
Attraction Name: International Slavery Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.75 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Lane to International Slavery Museum
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