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The Folds in Thornton Hough CH63 1JU

The Folds is a Street in the village of Thornton Hough with the postcode of CH63 1JU and measures approximately 96 metres long.

There are 2 other streets named The Folds in Great Britain.

The Folds 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 .

The Folds has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 44503505 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Folds is roughly 44.17 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 47.30 and the lowest point being 42.60. A change of 4.70 metres.

The Folds is located within the county of which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 176.7 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.46 miles South West from the centre of Liverpool, 11.03 miles North West from the centre of Chester and 34.9 miles West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Folds, CH63 1JU

Sunrise05:17
Sunset21:18

We have found a postcode for The Folds.

CH63 1JU

Latest Weather Conditions for The Folds, CH63 1JU

Observed at Weather Station:Hawarden 25 July 2021 at 08:00 (10.36 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:17.0°C (71.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:N (3 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Folds Thornton Hough

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Wirral - Heswall
Address:Chester Road, Gayton, Heswall
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1.56
2: Name:Travelodge Bromborough
Address:Pool Ln, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH62 4UE
Telephone:0871 984 6439 Learn More
3.20
3: Name:Travelodge Wirral Eastham
Address:1408 New Chester Rd, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH62 9AQ
Telephone:0871 984 6184 Learn More
3.57
4: Name:Premier Inn Wirral Childer Thornton
Address:New Chester Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.27
5: Name:Premier Inn Wirral - Two Mills
Address:Parkgate Road, Two Mills
Telephone: Learn More
4.92
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Folds above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
44.1742.6047.304.70

Frequently asked Questions for The Folds

What Council (Local Authority) is The Folds in?

The Folds is located within the local authority area of Wirral Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Folds in?

The Folds is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is The Folds in?

The Folds is located within the ward of Clatterbridge.

What County is The Folds in?

The Folds is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is The Folds in?

The Folds is located within the constituency of Wirral South.

What Part of the UK is The Folds in?

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

What County Council area is The Folds in?

The Folds is located within the Merseyside Council area.

What Police Force area is The Folds in?

The Folds is located within the Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with The Folds

Road NameJunction Type
Raby Roadjunction
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Location Details

The Folds
Map showing the location of The Folds
Latitude53.319673
Longitude-3.045241
OS Easting (X):330380
OS Northing (Y):380844
OS Grid Reference:SJ304808

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Folds

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00036194
ONS Area NameRenting Rural Retirement
Average Age51.19
Area Population1383.00
Male Population628.00 (45%)
Female Population755.00 (55%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01007144
LSOA Name:Wirral 038A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02001504
MSOA Name:Wirral 038
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Neston
Brook Street, Neston, England, CH64 9XJ
0151 2686200
Distance: 2.12 Miles
Directions from The Folds to Sainsburys Neston
Iceland Heswall
176 Telegraph Road, Heswall, Wirral, CH60 0AH
01513427036
Distance: 2.13 Miles
Directions from The Folds to Iceland Heswall
Tesco Neston Express
4 The Cross, Neston, South Wirral, CH64 9UB
0345 677 9490
Distance: 2.21 Miles
Directions from The Folds to Tesco Neston Express
Sainsburys Heswall Pensby Road Local
143 Pensby Road, Heswall, Wirral, England, CH60 7TT
1513428659
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Directions from The Folds to Sainsburys Heswall Pensby Road Local

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0151 - Liverpool

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.5 3 6 N 6

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 Wirral South
The Member of Parliament is Alison McGovern
Details for the MP Alison McGovern on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alison McGovern on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Alison McGovern won with a majority of 6,105 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 57,280
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Clatterbridge Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County:

Nearest Car Parks

Thornton Hough Park Car Park
Neston Road, Thornton Hough, Merseyside
Thornton Hough
CH63 1JE
Distance: 0.14 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01516062004
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Heswall Station Car Park
Brimstage Road, Heswall, Merseyside
Heswall
CH60 1XQ
Distance: 1.35 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 08456061660
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
Drake Road Car Park
Drake Road, Neston, Cheshire
Neston
CH64 9TW
Distance: 1.79 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 03001237024
Operated by: Cheshire West and Chester Council
Wirral Country Park Lees Lane Car Park
Lees Lane, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Ellesmere Port
CH64 7TH
Distance: 1.99 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park for Wirral Country Park Picnic Area
Telephone: 01516484371
Operated by: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Thornton Hough Primary School
Distance: 0.13 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 10/01/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 183
Address: Thornton Hough Primary School, St George's Way, Thornton Hough, CH63 1JJ
Head: Miss Alison Kershaw (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folds to Thornton Hough Primary School
Barnston Primary School
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 306
Address: Barnston Primary School, Sandham Grove, Heswall, CH60 1XW
Head: Mrs Jill Pearson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folds to Barnston Primary School
Neston High School
Distance: 1.63 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1728
Address: Neston High School, Raby Park Road, CH64 9NH
Head: Mr Keith Simpson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folds to Neston High School
Parkgate Primary School
Distance: 2.06 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/01/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 165
Address: Parkgate Primary School, Brooklands Road, Parkgate, CH64 6SW
Head: Mr Andrew Hutchings (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folds to Parkgate Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Clatterbridge Hospital
Address: Clatterbridge Road, Bebington, Wirral, CH63 4JY,
NHS Sector
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 334 4000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.26 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Clatterbridge Hospital
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre (Wirral)
Address: Clatterbridge Road, Bebington, Wirral,
NHS Sector
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 334 1155
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.26 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre (Wirral)
Springview
Address: Springview, Clatterbridge Health Park, Wirral, CH63 4JY,
NHS Sector
Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 4827636
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.26 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Springview
Spire Murrayfield Hospital
Address: Holmwood Drive, Thingwall, Wirral, CH61 1AU,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0151 648 7000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.5 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Spire Murrayfield Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Folds

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Folds
2.03 Sandstone Wirral Ltd 102 Telegraph Road, Heswall CH60 0AQ
2.09 Raby Road Dental Centre 30 Raby Road CH64 9UZ
2.12 Dental Surgery 5 Park Street CH64 3RP
2.17 Children's Dental Surgery Rocky Lane CH60 0BY
2.23 Redcliffe Dental Practice 25 Parkgate Road CH64 9XF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Folds

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Folds
2.08 Neston Medical Centre 14-18 Liverpool Road CH64 3RA tel:0151 3364121
2.26 Spital Surgery 1 Lancelyn Court Precinct, Spital Road, Bebington CH63 9JP tel:0151 3344019
2.28 Church Road Medical Practice 25 Brackenwood Road, Higher Bebington CH63 2LR tel:0151 6088889
2.28 Kings Lane Medical Practice 25 Brackenwood Road CH63 2LR tel:0151 6084347
2.31 The Willaston Surgery Neston Road, Willaston CH64 2TN tel:0151 3274593

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Folds

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Folds
1.40 Heswall Hills Pharmacy 119 Brimstage Road, Heswall CH60 1XF tel:0151 3424385
2.08 Galen Pharmacy 10-12 Liverpool Road CH64 3RA tel:0151 3362350
2.23 Boots Pharmacy Units 2 & 3, 1-3 High Street CH64 9TZ tel:0151 3365551
2.26 Day Lewis Pharmacy 14-16 Cross Lane, Bebington CH63 3AL tel:0151 3341040
2.26 Temple Pharmacy 3 Lancelyn Court Precinct, Spital Road, Bebington CH63 9JP tel:01513 345486

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Folds

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Folds
2.19 Eye Style Optician 8 Brook Street CH64 9XL
2.23 Alistair Opticians 9 The Cross CH64 9UB
2.26 Vision Express (heswall) 123 Telegraph Road, Heswall CH60 0AF
2.33 At Home Vision 32 Brookhurst Road CH63 0EP
2.35 Specsavers Opticians Heswall 183 Telegraph Road, Heswall CH60 7SE

Nearest Libraries

Neston Library
Parkgate Road, Neston, CH646QE
Telephone: 0151 337 4670
Distance: 2.24 Miles
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Directions from The Folds to Neston Library
Heswall Library
Telegraph Road, Wirral, CH600AF
Telephone: 0151 342 4552
Distance: 2.26 Miles
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Directions from The Folds to Heswall Library
Willaston Library Centre
Willaston Methodist Church, School Room, Willaston, CH642TL
Telephone: 0151 327 6100
Distance: 2.42 Miles
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Directions from The Folds to Willaston Library Centre
Higher Bebington Library
Higher Bebington Road, Higher Bebington, CH632PT
Telephone: 0151 608 3430
Distance: 2.58 Miles
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Directions from The Folds to Higher Bebington Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Heswall Station is 1.37 miles away.

Address: Heswall station, off Brimstage Road, Heswall, Merseyside, CH60 1XQ

Heswall is situated on the Borderlands Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Heswall Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Folds to Heswall Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bidston00:12:00
Buckley00:25:00
Caergwrle00:34:00
Cefn-y-Bedd00:36:00
Gwersyllt00:40:00
Hawarden00:20:00
Hawarden Bridge00:13:00
Hope (Flintshire)00:32:00
Neston00:05:00
Penyffordd00:28:00
Shotton00:15:00
Upton (Merseyside)00:06:30
Wrexham Central00:47:30
Wrexham General00:45:00

Neston Station is 2.03 miles away.

Address: Neston station, Ladies Walk, Neston, Cheshire, CH64 9SR

Neston is situated on the Borderlands Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Neston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Folds to Neston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bidston00:17:00
Buckley00:20:00
Caergwrle00:29:00
Cefn-y-Bedd00:31:00
Gwersyllt00:35:00
Hawarden00:15:00
Hawarden Bridge00:08:00
Heswall00:05:00
Hope (Flintshire)00:27:00
Penyffordd00:23:00
Shotton00:10:00
Upton (Merseyside)00:11:30
Wrexham Central00:42:30
Wrexham General00:40:00

Bromborough Station is 2.38 miles away.

Address: Bromborough station, Allport Road, Bromborough, Merseyside, CH63 0JG

Bromborough is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Bromborough Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Folds to Bromborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bache00:15:00
Bebington00:08:00
Birkenhead Central00:21:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:23:00
Bromborough Rake00:02:00
Capenhurst00:10:00
Chester00:19:00
Eastham Rake00:03:00
Ellesmere Port00:15:30
Green Lane00:14:00
Hooton00:05:00
Little Sutton00:09:00
Liverpool Central00:27:00
Liverpool James Street00:26:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:25:00
Moorfields00:23:00
Overpool00:11:00
Port Sunlight00:06:00
Rock Ferry00:11:00
Spital00:04:00

Bromborough Rake Station is 2.41 miles away.

Address: Bromborough Rake station, The Rake, Bromborough, Merseyside, CH62 7AL

Bromborough Rake is situated on the Wirral Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Bromborough Rake Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Folds to Bromborough Rake Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bache00:17:00
Bebington00:06:00
Birkenhead Central00:19:00
Birkenhead Hamilton Square00:21:00
Bromborough00:02:00
Capenhurst00:12:00
Chester00:21:00
Eastham Rake00:05:00
Ellesmere Port00:17:30
Green Lane00:12:00
Hooton00:07:00
Little Sutton00:11:00
Liverpool Central00:25:00
Liverpool James Street00:24:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:23:00
Moorfields00:21:00
Overpool00:13:00
Port Sunlight00:04:00
Rock Ferry00:09:00
Spital00:02:00

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 7.94 miles away Directions from The Folds to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 31.67 miles away Directions from The Folds to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 32 miles away Directions from The Folds to Manchester Airport
Anglesey Airport is 61.66 miles away Directions from The Folds to Anglesey Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 5.4 miles away

Directions from The Folds to Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 5.83 miles away

Directions from The Folds to Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 6.24 miles away

Directions from The Folds to Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 6.28 miles away

Directions from The Folds to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M53 J4/A5137/B5137/B5151 - 1.62 Miles Away

Directions from The Folds to M53 J4/A5137/B5137/B5151

Junction: M53 J3/A552 - 3.62 Miles Away

Directions from The Folds to M53 J3/A552

Junction: M53 J5/A41(T) - 3.68 Miles Away

Directions from The Folds to M53 J5/A41(T)

Junction: M53 J6 - 4.13 Miles Away

Directions from The Folds to M53 J6

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Port Sunlight Museum & Garden Village
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.12 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Port Sunlight Museum & Garden Village
Attraction Name: Lady Lever Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.12 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Lady Lever Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Ness Botanic Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 3.27 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to Ness Botanic Gardens
Attraction Name: The Beatles Story
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.92 (miles)
Directions from The Folds to The Beatles Story
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