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Ball's Road in Birkenhead

Ball's Road is a Street in the Merseyside town of Birkenhead and measures approximately 490 metres long.

Ball's Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Ball's Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Ball's Road is within the area of Wirral District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Ball's Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 44500197 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Ball's Road is roughly 36.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 45.40 and the lowest point being 32.30. A change of 13.10 metres.

Ball's Road is located within the county of Merseyside which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 179.68 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.67 miles South West from the centre of Liverpool, 14.8 miles North West from the centre of Chester and 33.49 miles West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Ball's Road

Sunrise06:53
Sunset17:53

Latest Weather Conditions for Ball's Road

Observed at Weather Station:Crosby 3 March 2021 at 17:00 (7.80 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:5.3°C (85.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (5 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Ball's Road Birkenhead

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Liverpool-Albert Dock
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Ball's Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
36.2032.3045.4013.10

Frequently asked Questions for Ball's Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the local authority area of Wirral Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the ward of Oxton.

What County is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the ceremonial county of Merseyside.

What Constituency is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the constituency of Birkenhead.

What Part of the UK is Ball's Road in?

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

What County Council area is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the Merseyside Council area.

What Police Force area is Ball's Road in?

Ball's Road is located within the Merseyside Police area.

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Location Details

Ball's Road
Map showing the location of Ball's Road
Latitude53.384549
Longitude-3.039428
OS Easting (X):330872
OS Northing (Y):388055
OS Grid Reference:SJ309881

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ball's Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00036695
ONS Area NameFamilies in Terraces and Flats
Average Age37.04
Area Population1754.00
Male Population863.00 (49%)
Female Population891.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants63 (4%)
LSOA Code:E01007239
LSOA Name:Wirral 022C
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02001488
MSOA Name:Wirral 022
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Birkenhead Grange Rd
221/225 Grange Road, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 2PH
01516473679
Distance: 0.53 Miles
Directions from Ball's Road to Iceland Birkenhead Grange Rd
Asda Birkenhead
222 Grange Road, Birkenhead, CH41 6EB
0151 552 1110
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Directions from Ball's Road to Asda Birkenhead
Iceland Prenton
790/794 Borough Road, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH42 9JG
01516081617
Distance: 0.69 Miles
Directions from Ball's Road to Iceland Prenton
Tesco Tranmere Express
790-794 Borough Rd, Tranmere, CH42 9JG
0345 671 9632
Distance: 0.69 Miles
Directions from Ball's Road to Tesco Tranmere Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0151 - Liverpool

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wirral Council
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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
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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: Oxton Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Merseyside

Nearest Car Parks

Turner Street Car Park
Turner Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2UD
Distance: 0.24 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Grange Road West Car Park
Grange Road West, Prenton, Merseyside
Prenton
CH43 4YJ
Distance: 0.33 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Quarry Bank Street Car Park
Quarry Bank Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2QX
Distance: 0.37 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Barton Street Car Park
Barton Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside
Birkenhead
CH41 2QJ
Distance: 0.40 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

Birkenhead Christ Church CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.24 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 Ball's Road to Birkenhead Christ Church CofE Primary School
Woodchurch Road Primary School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 18/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 402
Address: Woodchurch Road Primary School, Woodchurch Road, Oxton, CH42 9LJ
Head: Mrs Carolyn Knowles (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ball's Road to Woodchurch Road Primary School
St Werburgh's Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.39 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 Ball's Road to St Werburgh's Catholic Primary School
Prenton Preparatory School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 124
Address: Prenton Preparatory School, 12 Mount Pleasant, Oxton, CH43 5SY
Head: Mr Michael Jones (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ball's Road to Prenton Preparatory School

Nearest Hospitals

St Catherine's Hospital
Address: Church Road, Birkenhead, CH42 0LQ,
NHS Sector
E-Logica Ltd
Telephone: 0151 514 2888
Distance: 0.62 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to St Catherine's 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 Ball's Road to Victoria Central Hospital
Arrowe Park Hospital
Address: Arrowe Park Road, Upton, Wirral, CH49 5PE,
NHS Sector
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 678 5111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.58 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to Arrowe Park Hospital
Pds Medical - Pall Mall Hospital
Address: St. Pauls Square, Liverpool, L3 9SJ,
NHS Sector
Pds Medical Ltd
Distance: 2.58 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to Pds Medical - Pall Mall Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Ball's Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Ball's Road
0.03 Dental Surgery 29 Balls Road CH43 5RF
0.62 St Catherines Dental Centre Church Road CH42 0LQ
0.80 Devonshire Park 62 Greenway Road CH42 7LX
0.80 Prenton Road West (dental Surgery) 94 Prenton Road West CH42 9PX
0.83 Claughton Dental Centre 12 Cavendish Road CH41 8AX

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Ball's Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Ball's Road
0.09 Devaney Med Ctr 40 Balls Road, Oxton CH43 5RE tel:0151 6524281
0.44 Whetstone Lane Med Ctr 44 Whetstone Lane CH41 2TF tel:0151 6479613
0.62 St Catherines Surgery St. Catherines Health Centre, Church Road CH42 0LQ tel:0151 5146465
0.90 Vittoria Med Ctr G Vittoria Street CH41 3RH tel:0151 6477321
0.90 Vittoria Med Ctr K Vittoria Street CH41 3RH tel:0151 6501098

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Ball's Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Ball's Road
0.09 Haven Pharmacy 40 Balls Road, Birkenhead CH43 5RE tel:01516 528282
0.44 Jamieson's Pharmacy 44 Whetstone Lane CH41 2TF tel:0151 6474449
0.51 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, 222 Grange Road CH41 6EB tel:0151 5521110
0.52 Boots Pharmacy 215 Grange Road CH41 2PH tel:0151 6477255
0.61 Superdrug Pharmacy 203-205 Grange Road CH41 2PF tel:0151 6477387

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Ball's Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Ball's Road
0.51 Crown Optical Centre 250 Grange Road CH41 6EB
0.51 Icare Opticians (birkenhead) 254 Grange Road CH41 6EB
0.52 Eye 2 Eye Opticians 231 Grange Road CH41 2PH
0.63 Boots Opticians (birkenhead) Unit 21, The Pyramids, Grange Road CH41 2ZL
0.63 Vision Express (birkenhead) Unit 1, The Pyramids Centre, Grange Road CH41 2ZL

Nearest Libraries

Birkenhead Central Library
Borough Road, Birkenhead, CH412XB
Telephone: 0151 652 6106
Distance: 0.33 Miles
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Directions from Ball's Road to Birkenhead Central Library
Rock Ferry Library
259 Old Chester Road, Wirral, CH423TD
Telephone: 0151 641 2858
Distance: 1.18 Miles
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Directions from Ball's Road to Rock Ferry Library
Prenton Library
17/19 Dickens Avenue, Wirral, CH430TQ
Telephone:
Distance: 1.37 Miles
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Directions from Ball's Road to Prenton Library
St. James Library
Laird Street, Wirral, CH417AL
Telephone:
Distance: 1.39 Miles
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Directions from Ball's Road to St. James Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Birkenhead Central Station is 0.88 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 Ball's Road 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

Birkenhead Park Station is 0.92 miles away.

Address: Birkenhead Park station, Duke Street, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 8BT

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

Birkenhead Park Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Ball's Road to Birkenhead Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bidston00:06:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:12:00
Birkenhead North00:03:00
Conway Park00:12:00
Hoylake00:18:00
Leasowe00:08:00
Liverpool Central00:14:00
Liverpool James Street00:12:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:12:00
Manor Road00:16:00
Meols00:14:00
Moorfields00:10:00
Moreton (Merseyside)00:10:00
New Brighton00:14:00
Wallasey Grove Road00:09:00
Wallasey Village00:08:00
West Kirby00:22:00

Conway Park Station is 0.92 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 Ball's Road 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

Green Lane Station is 0.95 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 Ball's Road 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

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 8.25 miles away Directions from Ball's Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 27.19 miles away Directions from Ball's Road to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 31.65 miles away Directions from Ball's Road to Manchester Airport
Anglesey Airport is 62.34 miles away Directions from Ball's Road to Anglesey Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 1.41 miles away

Directions from Ball's Road to Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 1.52 miles away

Directions from Ball's Road to Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 1.99 miles away

Directions from Ball's Road to Seacombe Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 2.24 miles away

Directions from Ball's Road to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M53 J3/A552 - 1.66 Miles Away

Directions from Ball's Road to M53 J3/A552

Junction: M53 J2/M53 - 2.19 Miles Away

Directions from Ball's Road to M53 J2/M53

Junction: M53 J1/A554/A5139 - 2.49 Miles Away

Directions from Ball's Road to M53 J1/A554/A5139

Junction: M53 J2A/A551/A5027 - 2.93 Miles Away

Directions from Ball's Road to M53 J2A/A551/A5027

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Tate Liverpool
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.17 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to Tate Liverpool
Attraction Name: The Beatles Story
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.2 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to The Beatles Story
Attraction Name: Museum of Liverpool
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.21 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to Museum of Liverpool
Attraction Name: International Slavery Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.23 (miles)
Directions from Ball's Road to International Slavery Museum
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