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Anvil Road Pimperne DT11 8UQ

Anvil Road is a Street in the Dorset village of Pimperne with the postcode of DT11 8UQ

The local council responsible for Anvil Road is North Dorset District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Pimperne Civil Parish.

Anvil Road is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West of the UK. 97.81 miles South West from the centre of London, 16.25 miles North West from the centre of Bournemouth, 17.64 miles North East from the centre of Dorchester and 19.65 miles South West from the centre of Salisbury.

Latest Weather Conditions for Anvil Road

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 23 January 2018 at 01:00 (14.93 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:8.8°C (86.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (6 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Anvil Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Anvil Road in?

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

What Parish Council is Anvil Road in?

Anvil Road is located within the area of Pimperne Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Anvil Road in?

Anvil Road is located within the ward of Hill Forts Ward.

What County is Anvil Road in?

Anvil Road is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Anvil Road in?

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

What Region of the UK is Anvil Road in?

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

What County Council area is Anvil Road in?

Anvil Road is located within the Dorset County Council area.

What Police Force area is Anvil Road in?

Anvil Road is located within the Dorset Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Anvil Road

32 Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ, Crossways Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ,
33 Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ, Pimperne Shop, The Pimperne Shop Anvil Road Pimperne Pimperne Anvil Road, DT11 8UQ,
34 Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ, The Anvil Hotel Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ,
35 Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ, The Anvil Inn, Anvil Hotel Anvil Road Pimperne Pimperne Anvil Road, DT11 8UQ,
36 Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ, The Pimperne Shop Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ,
Bowmoor House Anvil Road, Blandford Forum, Pimperne, DT11 8UQ,

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Postcodes for Anvil Road

DT11 8UQ

Location detailsCar Parks near Anvil Road

Station Court Car Park
Station Court, Blandford Forum, Dorset
Blandford Forum
DT11 7RJ
Distance: 3.85 km (click for directions)
Charging hours Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays 8am - 6pm. 72 hour maximum stay. 6 month and annual permit available
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Langton Road Car Park
Langton Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset
Blandford Forum
DT11 7EN
Distance: 4.02 km (click for directions)
Short stay spaces - max. stay 4 hours, no return within 1 hour. Long stay spaces - max. stay 72 hours. Blue Badge Holders can park for up to 3 hours for free in a designated bay. 6 and 12 month permits available for long stay. Charges Mon-Sat 8am-6pm
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
The Milldown Car Park
The Milldown, Blandford Forum, Dorset
Blandford Forum
DT11 7SH
Distance: 4.22 km (click for directions)
Free of charge. 72 hour maximum stay
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Common Lane Car Park
Common Lane, Blandford Forum, Dorset
Blandford Forum
DT11 7DY
Distance: 4.26 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Tabernacle Car Park
Tabernacle Walk, Blandford Forum, Dorset
Blandford Forum
DT11 7AA
Distance: 4.26 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 30 minutesr, no return within 30 minutes. Free of charge
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Anvil Road is approximately 59 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Anvil Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 50.883086350703, -2.13516176165716
OS Reference: 390492.851474, 109358.757745
OS Grid Reference: ST905094

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Anvil Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 195
OS Landranger Map Name: Bournemouth & Purbeck
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01258
Telephone Exchange: BLANDFORD - STBLNFD
Telephone Cabinet: P5
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 3
Median Speed: 2.9
Maximum Speed: 5.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Pimperne Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 199
Address: Newfield Road, Pimperne, DT11 8WF
Telephone: 01258452025
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Pimperne Church of England Primary School

Downlands Community School

Distance: 1.88 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 271
Address: Blandford Camp, DT11 8BG
Telephone: 01258453348
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Downlands Community School

Archbishop Wake Church of England Primary School

Distance: 3.12 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 386
Address: Black Lane, DT11 8SW
Telephone: 01258453120
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Archbishop Wake Church of England Primary School

Milldown Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Distance: 3.27 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 201
Address: Milldown Road, DT11 7SN
Telephone: 01258452456
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Milldown Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Blandford Community Hospital

Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, DT11 7DD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01258 456541
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.19 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Blandford Community Hospital

Victoria Hospital

Address: Victoria Hospital, Victoria Road, Wimborne, BH21 1ER,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 856410
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.28 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Victoria Hospital

Westminster Memorial Hospital

Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 14.26 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Westminster Memorial Hospital

Oakcroft

Address: 42 Gravel Hill, Wimborne, BH21 1RR,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 848547
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 15.86 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Oakcroft
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Blandford Medical Centre

Address: Blandford, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 8RH
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Blandford Medical Centre

Whitecliff Group Practice

Address: Whitecliff Group Practice, Whitecliff Mill Street, Blandford, Dorset, DT11 7BH
Telephone: 01258 452501
Distance: 3.41 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Whitecliff Group Practice

Eagle House Surgery

Address: Eagle House Surgery, White Cliff Mill Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7DQ
Telephone: 01258 453171
Distance: 3.55 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Eagle House Surgery

Milton Abbas Surgery

Address: The Surgery, Catherines Well, Milton Abbas, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0AT
Telephone: 01258 880210
Distance: 11.98 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Milton Abbas Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Diplomat House

Address: Diplomat House, Family Dental Practice, Oakfield Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7EX
Distance: 3.29 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Diplomat House

Blandford Dental Centre

Address: Blandford, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7RH
Distance: 3.3 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Blandford Dental Centre

Alaska House Dental Surgery

Address: Alaska House Dental Surgery, 80 Salisbury Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7PS
Distance: 3.4 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Alaska House Dental Surgery

East Street Dental Practice

Address: East Street Dental Practice, 25-27 East Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7DU
Distance: 3.45 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to East Street Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Blandford Library

The Tabernacle, Blandford Forum, DT117DW
Telephone: 01258 452075
Distance: 3.54 Kilometres
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Directions from Anvil Road to Blandford Library

Wimborne Library

Crown Mead, Wimborne, BH211HH
Telephone: 01202 882770
Distance: 13.99 Kilometres
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Directions from Anvil Road to Wimborne Library

Shaftesbury Library

Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP78AE
Telephone: 01747 852256
Distance: 14.44 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Shaftesbury Library

Lytchett Matravers Library

High Street, Purbeck, BH166BG
Telephone: 01202 621281
Distance: 14.47 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Anvil Road to Lytchett Matravers Library

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

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Hamworthy Station is 19.34 Kilometers away

Directions from Anvil Road to Hamworthy

Hamworthy station is operated by South West Trains in the Poole area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Eastleigh • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Holton Heath Station is 19.5 Kilometers away

Directions from Anvil Road to Holton Heath

Holton Heath station is operated by South West Trains in the Mid Dorset and North Poole area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Poole Station is 21.08 Kilometers away

Directions from Anvil Road to Poole

Poole station is operated by South West Trains in the Poole area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Eastleigh • Farnborough (Main) • Fleet • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • Micheldever • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Shawford • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • St.Denys • Sway • Swaythling • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Wareham Station is 21.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Anvil Road to Wareham

Wareham station is operated by South West Trains in the Mid Dorset and North Poole area on the Dorking - Horsham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Eastleigh • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Airports

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 24.29 Kilometers away Directions from Anvil Road to Bournemouth International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 21.74 Kilometers away
Directions from Anvil Road to Poole Quay Ferry Landing
Poole Ferry Terminal is 21.79 Kilometers away
Directions from Anvil Road to Poole Ferry Terminal
Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 24.99 Kilometers away
Directions from Anvil Road to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing
Sandbanks Ferry Terminal is 25.76 Kilometers away
Directions from Anvil Road to Sandbanks Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Anvil Road is approximately 6.27 miles from the A31

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 70.21 Km Away
Directions from Anvil Road to M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122
Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 70.36 Km Away
Directions from Anvil Road to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46
Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 71.63 Km Away
Directions from Anvil Road to M32 J3/A4320/B4051
Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 72.13 Km Away
Directions from Anvil Road to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative

Salisbury Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7QG
Distance: 3.22 Kilometres
Directions from Anvil Road to The Co-operative

Marks & Spencer

Salisbury Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7QGLangton Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7EN
Distance: 3.42 Kilometres
Directions from Anvil Road to Marks & Spencer

Iceland

Salisbury Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7QGLangton Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7EN26 Salisbury Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AR
Distance: 3.61 Kilometres
Directions from Anvil Road to Iceland

W M Morrison Supermarkets plc

Salisbury Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7QGLangton Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7EN26 Salisbury Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7ARWest Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AW
Distance: 3.79 Kilometres
Directions from Anvil Road to W M Morrison Supermarkets plc
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Blandford Town Museum
Distance: 3.68 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Blandford Town Museum

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Kingston Lacy Estate
Distance: 10.82 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Kingston Lacy Estate

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Sturminster Newton Museum
Distance: 12.83 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Sturminster Newton Museum

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Walford Mill Crafts
Distance: 13.41 (km)
Directions from Anvil Road to Walford Mill Crafts

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Dorset District
Visit the Council's Website
Nordon
Salisbury Road
Blandford Forum
Dorset
DT11 7LL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01258 454 111
Ward: Hill Forts Ward
Parish: Hill Forts Ward
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Dorset
The Member of Parliament is Simon Hoare
Details for the MP Simon Hoare on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Simon Hoare on theyworkforyou.com
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: E01020442
Ons Area Name:North Dorset 006A
Average Age : 47.74
Population: 1993.00
Male Population: 984.00 (49.37%)
Female Population: 1009.00 (50.63%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 9 (0.45%)
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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Telephone: 101
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