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Alder Road Sturminster Newton DT10 1AB

Alder Road is a Street in the Dorset town of Sturminster Newton with the postcode of DT10 1AB

The local council responsible for Alder Road is North Dorset District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Sturminster Newton Civil Parish.

Alder Road is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West of the UK. 102.73 miles South West from the centre of London, 14.65 miles East from the centre of Yeovil, 16.32 miles North from the centre of Dorchester and 23.78 miles North West from the centre of Bournemouth.

Latest Weather Conditions for Alder Road

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 19 January 2018 at 22:00 (15.83 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:2.7°C (88.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (8 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Alder Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the local authority area of North Dorset District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the area of Sturminster Newton Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the ward of Sturminster Newton Ward.

What County is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the constituency of North Dorset Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the Dorset County Council area.

What Police Force area is Alder Road in?

Alder Road is located within the Dorset Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Alder Road

1 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB, 16 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB,
1 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB, 19 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB,
3 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB, 19 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB,
3 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB, 20 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB,
9 Alder Road, Sturminster Newton, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AB,

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Postcodes for Alder Road

DT10 1AB

Location detailsCar Parks near Alder Road

Butts Pond Car Park
Butts Pond, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Sturminster Newton
DT10 1AZ
Distance: 0.70 km (click for directions)
Free of charge. Maximum stay 72 hours
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Station Road Car Park
Barnes Close, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Sturminster Newton
DT10 1FJ
Distance: 1.09 km (click for directions)
6 hour maximum stay, no return within 1 hour. Charging hours Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays 9am - 3pm. Blue Badge Holders can park for up to 3 hours for free, but only in a designated bay. 6 and 12 month permits available
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Church Street Car Park
Church Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Sturminster Newton
DT10 1AN
Distance: 1.23 km (click for directions)
2 hour maximum stay, no return within 1 hour. Charging hours Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays 8am - 6pm. Blue Badge Holders can park for up to 3 hours for free, but only in a designated bay.
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
The Bridge Amenity Area Car Park
Newton Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Sturminster Newton
DT10 2BS
Distance: 1.71 km (click for directions)
12 hour maximum stay, no return within 8 hours. Free of charge.
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Burton Street Car Park
Burton Street, Marnhull, Dorset
Marnhull
DT10 1PP
Distance: 5.50 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Height

Height

The Central point of Alder Road is approximately 61 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Alder Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 50.931998426815, -2.29549257836254
OS Reference: 379237.120242, 114830.277979
OS Grid Reference: ST792148

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alder Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 194
OS Landranger Map Name: Dorchester & Weymouth
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01747 - Shaftesbury
Area Code: 01258 - Blandford Forum
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 12.5
Median Speed: 14
Maximum Speed: 19.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 12

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Yewstock School

Distance: 0.41 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 118
Address: Honeymead Lane, DT10 1EW
Telephone: 01258472796
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alder Road to Yewstock School

Sturminster Newton High School

Distance: 0.66 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 508
Address: Bath Road, DT10 1DT
Telephone: 01258472642
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alder Road to Sturminster Newton High School

William Barnes Primary School

Distance: 1.14 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 193
Address: Bridge Street, DT10 1BZ
Telephone: 01258472257
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alder Road to William Barnes Primary School

Okeford Fitzpaine Church of England Voluntary Aided School

Distance: 4.06 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 60
Address: The Cross, Okeford Fitzpaine, DT11 0RF
Telephone: 01258860530
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alder Road to Okeford Fitzpaine Church of England Voluntary Aided School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Westminster Memorial Hospital

Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.48 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Westminster Memorial Hospital

Blandford Community Hospital

Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 7DD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01258 456541
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Distance: 11.74 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Blandford Community Hospital

Yeatman Hospital

Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
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Distance: 15.83 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Yeatman Hospital

Wincanton Community Hospital

Address: Dancing Lane,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Distance: 16.49 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Wincanton Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Blackmore Vale Partnership

Address: Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1QU
Telephone: 01258 474500
Distance: 0.72 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Blackmore Vale Partnership

Stalbridge Surgery

Address: Stalbridge Surgery, Station Road,stalbridge, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 2RG
Telephone: 01963 362363
Distance: 6.5 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Stalbridge Surgery

Hmp Guys Marsh

Address: Hmp Guys Marsh, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 0AH
Telephone: 01747 856400
Distance: 7.95 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Hmp Guys Marsh

Abbey View Medical Centre

Address: Abbey View Medical Centre, Hawkesdene Lane, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8DH
Telephone: 01747 856700
Distance: 10.73 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Abbey View Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Old Market Dental Practice

Address: Old Market Dental Practice, Station Road, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1BB
Distance: 0.86 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Old Market Dental Practice

The Old Malt House Dental Practice

Address: Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1BZ
Distance: 1.14 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to The Old Malt House Dental Practice

The Old School

Address: The Old School, Church Road, Shillingstone, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0SL
Distance: 4.69 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to The Old School

Stalbridge Dental Practice

Address: Stalbridge Dental Practice, Station Road, Stalbridge, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 2RG
Distance: 6.5 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Stalbridge Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Sturminster Newton Library

Brinsley Close, Sturminster Newton, DT101EH
Telephone: 01258 472669
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Alder Road to Sturminster Newton Library

Stalbridge Library

Station Road, Stalbridge, DT102RG
Telephone:
Distance: 6.5 Kilometres
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Directions from Alder Road to Stalbridge Library

Shaftesbury Library

Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP78AE
Telephone: 01747 852256
Distance: 10.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Alder Road to Shaftesbury Library

Gillingham Library

Chantry Fields, Gillingham, SP84UA
Telephone: 01747 822180
Distance: 11.62 Kilometres
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Directions from Alder Road to Gillingham Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Alder Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Yetminster Station is 19.9 Kilometers away

Directions from Alder Road to Yetminster

Yetminster station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill

Thornford Station is 20 Kilometers away

Directions from Alder Road to Thornford

Thornford station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Chetnole Station is 20.76 Kilometers away

Directions from Alder Road to Chetnole

Chetnole station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 22.3 Kilometers away

Directions from Alder Road to Yeovil Pen Mill

Yeovil Pen Mill station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Yeovil area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Andover • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Basingstoke • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Clapham Junction • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gillingham (Dorset) • Gloucester • Grateley • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Overton • Salisbury • Sherborne • Stapleton Road • Templecombe • Thornford • Tisbury • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Waterloo • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Whitchurch (Hampshire) • Woking • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Junction • Yetminster

Airports

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 36.76 Kilometers away Directions from Alder Road to Bournemouth International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 58.23 Kilometers away Directions from Alder Road to Bristol International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Poole Ferry Terminal is 32.65 Kilometers away
Directions from Alder Road to Poole Ferry Terminal
Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 32.74 Kilometers away
Directions from Alder Road to Poole Quay Ferry Landing
Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 36.03 Kilometers away
Directions from Alder Road to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing
Sandbanks Ferry Terminal is 36.82 Kilometers away
Directions from Alder Road to Sandbanks Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alder Road is approximately 9.49 miles from the A303

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 62.42 Km Away
Directions from Alder Road to M32 J3/A4320/B4051
Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 63.08 Km Away
Directions from Alder Road to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469
Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 63.44 Km Away
Directions from Alder Road to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46
Junction: M32 J1/A4174 - 65.71 Km Away
Directions from Alder Road to M32 J1/A4174

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-op

Market Square House, Station Road, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1FH
Distance: 0.79 Kilometres
Directions from Alder Road to Co-op
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Sturminster Newton Museum
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Sturminster Newton Museum

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Gold Hill Museum
Distance: 10.71 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Gold Hill Museum

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Blandford Town Museum
Distance: 12.54 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Blandford Town Museum

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Sherborne Old Castle
Distance: 14.61 (km)
Directions from Alder Road to Sherborne Old Castle

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Dorset District
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Nordon
Salisbury Road
Blandford Forum
Dorset
DT11 7LL
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Telephone Number: 01258 454 111
Ward: Sturminster Newton Ward
Parish: Sturminster Newton Ward
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Dorset
The Member of Parliament is Simon Hoare
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In the 2017 General Election Simon Hoare won with a majority of 25777 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76324
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020459
Ons Area Name:North Dorset 004E
Average Age : 43.01
Population: 2578.00
Male Population: 1281.00 (49.69%)
Female Population: 1297.00 (50.31%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 21 (0.81%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Dorset Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Following the recent restructure of the Force, Sturminster Newton returns to the section having previously been part of the Shaftesbury area back in the 1980s. The North Dorset area covers 268 square miles and the four main towns of Shaftesbury, Gillingham, Blandford and Sturminster Newton.

Despite the continued and rapid expansion of the four main towns, with Gillingham alone doubling in size and set for further expansion, crime rates remain low and detection rates high.

We are fortunate to live in an area where the majority of the population, people of all ages, are law-abiding citizens and are willing to come forward with information so that we can support them in maintaining the area as one of the safest places to live in England. However, fear of crime remains much higher than the reality.

Further changes have taken place, providing more contact with the local community in order to look more closely at issues that residents decide are of concern to them.

One Section Commander (myself) covers the area, supported by station sergeants in place for each of the four towns and Safer Neighbourhood Teams. The teams include PCs community support officers (PCSOs), special constables and volunteers. This allows more direct contact with local residents looking at issues that they consider important within their communities. It also allows us to work directly with partner agencies such as district and town councils, the health service and housing associations to find solutions more quickly and efficiently.

In addition to the Safer Neighbourhood Teams, patrol officers are also based at all four main stations to provide further support and response to live incidents within the area.

The North Dorset area also hosts many important events including the county’s biggest event - the Great Dorset Steam Fair. Many other popular events take place through out the year including Shaftesbury Gold Hill Fair, Gillingham Music Festival, Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival, the Shaftesbury and Gillingham show and carnivals and music festivals at the Larmer Tree.

The Safer Neighbourhood Teams would like to hear from, you, members of the public about any issues you would like to discuss.

To make contact more flexible, each team has a mobile telephone. The numbers are available from the North Dorset Safer Neighbourhood Team pages on this website, just use the links on the right hand side of this page. Please contact us so that we (the police), and our partner agencies can work together to make North Dorset an even safer place to live.

Inspector 1919 Shawn Whitley

North Dorset Neighbourhood Inspector

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