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Donkey Street near West Hythe

Donkey Street is a Street near the Kent village of West Hythe and measures approximately 2,571 metres long.

Donkey Street crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Donkey Street making it unique in Great Britain.

Donkey Street is within the area of Folkestone and Hythe District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Burmarsh.

Donkey Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 34500350 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Donkey Street is roughly 2.39 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 3.40 and the lowest point being 1.70. A change of 1.70 metres.

Donkey Street is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 57.55 miles South East from the centre of London, 15.78 miles South from the centre of Canterbury, 26.18 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone and 45.26 miles East from the centre of Lewes.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Donkey Street

Sunrise07:29
Sunset17:50

Latest Weather Conditions for Donkey Street

Observed at Weather Station:Langdon Bay 21 October 2020 at 04:00 (15.51 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:13.4°C (99.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SE (18 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Donkey Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
2.391.703.401.70

Frequently asked Questions for Donkey Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the local authority area of Shepway District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the area of Burmarsh Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the ward of Romney Marsh.

What County is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the constituency of Folkestone and Hythe.

What Part of the UK is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Donkey Street in?

Donkey Street is located within the Kent Police area.

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Location Details

Donkey Street
Map showing the location of Donkey Street
Latitude51.053988
Longitude1.013381
OS Easting (X):611161
OS Northing (Y):132673
OS Grid Reference:TR112327

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Donkey Street

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124603
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age44.89
Area Population1113.00
Male Population569.00 (51%)
Female Population544.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants7 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024549
LSOA Name:Shepway 011E
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02005112
MSOA Name:Shepway 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Dymchurch Express
1-3 High St, Dymchurch, Romney Marsh, TN29 0NG
0345 675 7109
Distance: 2.27 Miles
Directions from Donkey Street to Tesco Dymchurch Express
Sainsburys Hythe
19 Military Road, Hythe, England, CT21 5AS
01303 202300
Distance: 3.01 Miles
Directions from Donkey Street to Sainsburys Hythe
Iceland Hythe
54/56 High Street, Hythe, Kent, CT21 5AT
01303262270
Distance: 3.2 Miles
Directions from Donkey Street to Iceland Hythe
Waitrose Hythe
Prospect Road, Hythe, Kent, CT21 5NH
01303 230318
Distance: 3.51 Miles
Directions from Donkey Street to Waitrose Hythe

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01303 - Folkestone
Area Code: 01233 - Ashford (Kent)

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Shepway District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY
Send email
Telephone Number: 01303 853 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Damian Collins
Details for the MP Damian Collins on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Damian Collins won with a majority of 21,337 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 88,272
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Romney Marsh Ward
Parish: Burmarsh Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Royal Military Canal Car Park
West Hythe Road, West Hythe, Kent
West Hythe
CT21 4NB
Distance: 1.25 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
West Hythe Bridge Car Park
West Hythe Road, West Hythe, Kent
West Hythe
CT21 4NT
Distance: 1.27 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lympne Castle Car Park
Castle Close, Lympne, Kent
Lympne
CT21 4LQ
Distance: 1.39 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01303261666
Operated by: Lympne Castle
Central Car Park
Orgarswick Avenue, Dymchurch, Kent
Dymchurch
TN29 0PP
Distance: 2.15 km (click for directions)
Charges apply bewtween 8:00am and 8:00pm each day.Blue badge holders free parking up to 3 hours Motorcycles free
Telephone: 01303853380
Operated by: Shepway District Council
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Nearest Schools

Lympne Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.68 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 201
Address: Lympne Church of England Primary School, Octavian Drive, Lympne, CT21 4JG
Head: Mr Steve Owen (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Donkey Street to Lympne Church of England Primary School
Palmarsh Primary School
Distance: 1.7 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/04/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 154
Address: Palmarsh Primary School, St George's Place, CT21 6NE
Head: Mr Jamie Leach (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Donkey Street to Palmarsh Primary School
Dymchurch Primary School
Distance: 1.96 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 03/09/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 183
Address: Dymchurch Primary School, New Hall Close, Dymchurch, TN29 0LE
Head: Babiche Deysel (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Donkey Street to Dymchurch Primary School
Hythe Bay CofE Primary School
Distance: 2.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 379
Address: Hythe Bay CofE Primary School, Cinque Ports Avenue, CT21 6HS
Head: Mrs Carolyn Chivers (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Donkey Street to Hythe Bay CofE Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
Address: Royal Victoria Hospital, Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, CT19 5BN,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01303 850202
Distance: 7.23 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)
Address: Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, TN24 0LZ,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01233 633331
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.37 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)
One Ashford Hospital
Address: Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, TN24 0YS,
NHS Sector
One Healthcare
Telephone: 01233 423000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.55 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to One Ashford Hospital
Cedar House Hospital
Address: Cedar House, Dover Road, Barham, Canterbury, CT4 6PW,
NHS Sector
The Huntercombe Group
Telephone: 01227 833700
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Distance: 12.42 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Cedar House Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Donkey Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Donkey Street
2.24 Pennypot Dental Surgery 1 Martello Drive CT21 6PH
3.29 Country Dental Ltd Mount House, 17 Mount Street CT21 5NT
3.45 Dental Surgery 129 High Street CT21 5JJ
5.41 Pennypot Dental Practice 17 Littlestone Road, Littlestone TN28 8LN
5.52 Mayden Dental Surgery Mayden, George Lane TN28 8BS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Donkey Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.09 Martello Health Centre 20 Chapel Road, Dymchurch TN29 0TD tel:01303 875700
3.18 Oaklands Health Centre Stade Street CT21 6BD tel:01303 235300
3.44 Sun Lane 5 Sun Lane CT21 5JY tel:01303 267102
3.45 Sellindge Surgery Main Road, Sellindge TN25 6JX tel:01303 812180
5.72 Oak Hall 41-43 High Street TN28 8BW tel:01797 362106

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Donkey Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.20 Ferris Chemist 41-43 High Street TN29 0NH tel:01303 872144
3.18 Paydens Pharmacy Oaklands, Stade Street CT21 6BD tel:01303 261647
3.36 Eakins Chemist Eakins Chemist, 110 High Street CT21 5LE tel:01303 267876
3.38 Boots The Chemists 95-97 High Street CT21 5JH tel:01303 267220
5.64 Lloydspharmacy 63 High Street TN28 8AL tel:01797 362180

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Donkey Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Donkey Street
3.20 David Snow Optician 12 High Street CT21 5AT
3.45 Site 91 125 High Street CT21 5JJ
3.52 Cargills (hythe) 139c High Street CT21 5JL
5.59 Robert Jardine Opticians 69 High Street TN28 8AZ
7.10 Ashford C/foot Extra Hythe Road, Willesborough TN24 0YE

Nearest Libraries

Dymchurch Library
Plater Memorial Hall, Dymchurch, TN290TA
Telephone: 01303 873 894
Distance: 2.15 Miles
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Directions from Donkey Street to Dymchurch Library
Hythe Library
1 Stade Street, Hythe, CT216BQ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 3.2 Miles
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Directions from Donkey Street to Hythe Library
New Romney Library
82 High Street, New Romney, TN288AU
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 5.61 Miles
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Directions from Donkey Street to New Romney Library
Sandgate Library
James Morris Court, Sandgate High Street Sandgate, Folkestone, CT203RR
Telephone: 01303 248563
Distance: 6.05 Miles
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Directions from Donkey Street to Sandgate Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Westenhanger Station is 3.02 miles away.

Address: Westenhanger station, Stone Street, Westenhanger, Kent, TN25 6DE

Westenhanger is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Westenhanger Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Donkey Street to Westenhanger Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:13:00
Dover Priory00:24:00
Folkestone Central00:12:00
Folkestone West00:09:00
Headcorn00:26:00
London Bridge01:27:00
London Charing Cross01:35:00
London Waterloo East01:31:00
Marden (Kent)00:35:00
Paddock Wood00:41:00
Pluckley00:19:00
Sandling00:03:00
Sevenoaks01:01:00
Staplehurst00:31:00
Tonbridge00:50:00

Sandling Station is 3.40 miles away.

Address: Sandling station, off Sandling Road, Sandling, Kent, CT21 4HH

Sandling is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sandling Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Donkey Street to Sandling Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:16:00
Dover Priory00:21:00
Folkestone Central00:09:00
Folkestone West00:06:00
Headcorn00:29:00
London Bridge01:30:00
London Charing Cross01:38:00
London Waterloo East01:34:00
Marden (Kent)00:38:00
Paddock Wood00:44:00
Pluckley00:22:00
Sevenoaks01:04:00
Staplehurst00:34:00
Tonbridge00:53:00
Westenhanger00:03:00

Folkestone West Station is 6.46 miles away.

Address: Folkestone West station, Station Approach, off Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, CT20 3PA

Folkestone West is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Folkestone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Donkey Street to Folkestone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:20:00
Birchington-on-sea01:07:00
Broadstairs00:57:00
Chatham01:57:00
Deal00:33:00
Dover Priory00:15:00
Ebbsfleet International00:41:00
Faversham01:30:00
Folkestone Central00:03:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:53:00
Gravesend02:14:00
Headcorn00:34:00
Herne Bay01:16:00
London Bridge01:35:00
London Charing Cross01:43:00
London St Pancras International00:57:00
London Waterloo East01:39:00
Marden (Kent)00:43:00
Margate01:02:00
Martin Mill00:24:00
Paddock Wood00:49:00
Pluckley00:27:00
Rainham (Kent)01:48:00
Ramsgate00:53:00
Rochester02:01:00
Sandling00:05:00
Sandwich00:40:00
Sevenoaks01:09:00
Sittingbourne01:40:00
Staplehurst00:39:00
Stratford International00:50:00
Strood (Kent)02:04:00
Tonbridge00:58:00
Walmer00:29:00
Westenhanger00:08:00
Whitstable01:21:00

Ham Street Station is 6.97 miles away.

Address: Ham Street station, Station Approach, Ashford Road, Ham Street, Kent, TN26 2DU

Ham Street is situated on the Marshlink Line and is managed by Southern.

Ham Street Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Donkey Street to Ham Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Appledore (Kent)00:04:00
Ashford International00:08:30
Bexhill00:46:00
Collington00:48:00
Cooden Beach00:51:00
Doleham00:25:00
Eastbourne01:10:30
Hampden Park (Sussex)01:05:00
Hastings00:35:00
Normans Bay00:54:00
Ore00:31:00
Pevensey & Westham00:59:00
Rye (Sussex)00:15:00
St Leonards Warrior Square00:38:00
Three Oaks00:26:00
Winchelsea00:18:00

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 7.69 miles away Directions from Donkey Street to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Kent International Airport is 25.11 miles away Directions from Donkey Street to Kent International Airport
London Southend Airport is 38.02 miles away Directions from Donkey Street to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 46.6 miles away Directions from Donkey Street to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 5.43 miles away

Directions from Donkey Street to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 13.8 miles away

Directions from Donkey Street to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 14.5 miles away

Directions from Donkey Street to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 25.64 miles away

Directions from Donkey Street to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Donkey Street is approximately miles from the

Junction: M20 J11/A20/B2068 - 3.27 Miles Away

Directions from Donkey Street to M20 J11/A20/B2068

Junction: M20 J11A - 4.76 Miles Away

Directions from Donkey Street to M20 J11A

Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 5.74 Miles Away

Directions from Donkey Street to M20 J12/A20/B2064

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 6.83 Miles Away

Directions from Donkey Street to M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Agricultural Museum, Brook
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.8 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Agricultural Museum, Brook
Attraction Name: Lydd Town Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.61 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Lydd Town Museum
Attraction Name: Battle of Britain Memorial
Visitor Centres
Distance: 8.87 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Battle of Britain Memorial
Attraction Name: Ashford Borough Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.96 (miles)
Directions from Donkey Street to Ashford Borough Museum
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