Medal Close in Kidderminster

Medal Close is a Street in the Worcestershire town of Kidderminster and measures approximately 79 metres long.

There is only one street named Medal Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Medal Close is governed by Wyre Forest District Council Council.

Medal Close is located within the county of Worcestershire which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 110.16 miles North West from the centre of London, 13.94 miles North from the centre of Worcester, 15.62 miles West from the centre of Birmingham and 30.49 miles South East from the centre of Shrewsbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Medal Close

Sunrise04:58
Sunset21:12

Latest Weather Conditions for Medal Close

Observed at Weather Station:Pershore 25 May 2020 at 20:00 (19.04 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:18.1°C (48.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (5 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Medal Close Kidderminster

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Kidderminster
Address:Slingfield Mill
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0.52
2: Name:Travelodge Kidderminster
Address:Park Ln, Kidderminster, DY11 6TL
Telephone:0871 984 6020 Learn More
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3: Name:Travelodge Hartlebury
Address:A449 Southbound, Kidderminster, DY13 9SH
Telephone:0871 984 6079 Learn More
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4: Name:Premier Inn Stourbridge Town Centre
Address:Birmingham Street
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6.18
5: Name:Premier Inn Hagley
Address:Birmingham Road
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6.36
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: West Mercia
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Frequently asked Questions for Medal Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the local authority area of Wyre Forest District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the ward of Broadwaters.

What County is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the ceremonial county of Worcestershire.

What Constituency is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the constituency of Wyre Forest.

What Region of the UK is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the Worcestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Medal Close in?

Medal Close is located within the West Mercia Police area.

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Location Details

Medal Close
Latitude52.393744
Longitude-2.243661
OS Easting (X):383421
OS Northing (Y):277372
OS Grid Reference:SO834774

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Medal Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00165440
ONS Area NameDeprived Neighbourhoods
Average Age32.68
Area Population1650.00
Male Population828.00 (50%)
Female Population822.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants79 (5%)
LSOA Code:E01032434
LSOA Name:Wyre Forest 004A
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02006770
MSOA Name:Wyre Forest 004

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stourbridge Rd Express
Stourbridge Rd, Kidderminster, DY10 2PR
0345 671 9616
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Directions from Medal Close to Tesco Stourbridge Rd Express
Sainsburys Kidderminster
2 Carpet Trades Way, Kidderminster, England, DY11 6XP
01562 748903
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Directions from Medal Close to Sainsburys Kidderminster
Iceland Kidderminster
Bridge Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 1BN
01562820819
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Directions from Medal Close to Iceland Kidderminster
Tesco Kidderminster Comberton Hill Express
18-19 Comberton Hill, Kidderminster, DY10 1QG
0345 610 2837
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Directions from Medal Close to Tesco Kidderminster Comberton Hill Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01562 - Kidderminster
Area Code: 01299 - Bewdley

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wyre Forest District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Wyre Forest District Council Offices, Wyre Forest House, Finepoint Way, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 7WF
Send email
Telephone Number: 01562 732 928
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Mark Garnier
Details for the MP Mark Garnier on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Mark Garnier on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Mark Garnier won with a majority of 21,413 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 78,077
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Broadwaters Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Worcestershire
County Council: Worcestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Horsefair Car Park
Horsefair, Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Kidderminster
DY10 2NT
Distance: 0.16 km (click for directions)
Up to 1 hour free (Monday to Saturday) Up to 11/2 hours free (Sunday)
Telephone: 01562732928
Operated by: Wyre Forest District Council
Springfield Park Car Park
Springfield Lane, Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Kidderminster
DY10 2PY
Distance: 0.31 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01562732928
Operated by: Wyre Forest District Council
St. Mary's Church Car Park
Clensmore Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Kidderminster
DY10 2JN
Distance: 0.34 km (click for directions)
Up to 1 hour free (Monday to Saturday) Up to 11/2 hours free (Sunday)
Telephone: 01562732928
Operated by: Wyre Forest District Council
Youth Centre Car Park
Bromsgrove Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Kidderminster
DY10 1PT
Distance: 0.35 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01562732928
Operated by: Wyre Forest District Council

Nearest Schools

St George's CofE Primary School and Nursery
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 01/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: St George's CofE Primary School and Nursery, Birmingham Road, DY10 2BX
Head: Mrs Clare Snape ()
Directions from Medal Close to St George's CofE Primary School and Nursery
St Mary's CofE (VA) Primary School
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: St Mary's CofE (VA) Primary School, Stoney Lane, DY10 2LX
Head: Miss Sarah Perrett (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Medal Close to St Mary's CofE (VA) Primary School
Holy Trinity School
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/07/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 651
Address: Holy Trinity School, Birmingham Road, DY10 2BY
Head: Mrs Pamela Leek-Wright ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Medal Close to Holy Trinity School
St Ambrose Catholic Primary
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/06/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 201
Address: St Ambrose Catholic Primary, Leswell Street, DY10 1RP
Head: Mrs Emma Brocklesby (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Medal Close to St Ambrose Catholic Primary

Nearest Hospitals

Kidderminster Hospital & Treatment Centre
Address: Bewdley Road, Kidderminster, DY11 6RJ,
NHS Sector
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01562 823 424
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.95 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to Kidderminster Hospital & Treatment Centre
Corbett Hospital
Address: Vicarage Road, Stourbridge, DY8 4JB,
NHS Sector
The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01384 456111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.43 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to Corbett Hospital
West Midlands Hospital
Address: Colman Hill, Colman Hill, Halesowen, Halesowen, B63 2AH,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01384 632618
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.31 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to West Midlands Hospital
Princess of Wales Community Hospital - Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Address: Princess of Wales Community Hospital, Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove, B61 0BB,
NHS Sector
Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01527 488000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.64 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to Princess of Wales Community Hospital - Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Medal Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Medal Close
0.40 Dental Surgery 23 Church Street DY10 2AW
0.40 Dental Surgery 25 Church Street DY10 2AW
0.42 Wyre Forest Pct Kidderminster Health Centre, Bromsgrove Street DY10 1PG
0.43 Oasis Dental Care Ltd 8 Church Street DY10 2AD
0.80 Dental Surgery 29 Comberton Road DY10 3DL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Medal Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.35 Kidderminster Medical Centre Waterloo Street DY10 2BG tel:01562 546740
0.46 The Church Street Practice Callows Lane DY10 2JG tel:01562 745040
0.54 Stanmore House Surgery Linden Avenue DY10 3AA tel:01562 822647
0.99 Aylmer Lodge Cookley Partnership Hume Street Medical Centre, Hume Street DY11 6SF tel:01562 822015
0.99 Northumberland House Surgery Hume Street Medical Centre, Hume Street DY11 6SF tel:01562 757377

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Medal Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.35 Kidderminster Late Night Pharmacy Primary Care Med Ctr, Coventry St / Waterloo St DY10 2BG tel:01562 743773
0.46 The Church Street Pharmacy David Corbet House, Callows Lane DY10 2JG tel:01562 228362
0.46 Lloydspharmacy 2 Carpet Trades Way DY11 6XP tel:01562 752225
0.49 Kidderminster Pharmacy 9 Lower Mill Street DY11 6UU tel:01562 754455
0.54 The Co-operative Pharmacy 46 Linden Avenue DY10 3AA tel:01562 753302

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Medal Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Medal Close
0.41 Specsavers (kidderminster) 2 Coventry Street, Swan Centre DY10 2DG
0.43 C G Stephens Opticians 2 Church Street DY10 2AD
0.43 Vision Express (kidderminster) 6 High Street DY10 2DQ
0.46 Boots Opticians (high Street - Kidderminster) 25-26 High Street DY10 2DJ
0.46 Kidderminster Crossley Specsavers Limited 2 Carpet Trades Way DY11 6XP

Nearest Libraries

Kidderminster Library
Market Street, Kidderminster, DY101AB
Telephone: 01905 822722
Distance: 0.57 Miles
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Bewdley Library
Load Street, Wyre Forest, DY122EQ
Telephone: 0190 5822 722
Distance: 3.26 Miles
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Stourport Library
County Buildings, Worcester Street, Stourport On Severn, DY138EH
Telephone: 01905 822722
Distance: 3.73 Miles
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Kinver Library
Vicarage Drive, Stourbridge, DY76HJ
Telephone:
Distance: 3.76 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Kidderminster Station is 0.66 miles away.

Address: Kidderminster station, Station Approach, Comberton Road, Kidderminster, DY10 1QZ

Kidderminster is situated on the Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster line.

Kidderminster Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Medal Close to Kidderminster Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:53:00
Birmingham Moor Street00:45:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:42:00
Blakedown00:04:00
Cradley Heath00:18:00
Dorridge01:08:00
Droitwich Spa00:13:00
Earlswood (West Midlands)01:08:00
Hagley00:08:00
Hall Green00:56:00
Hartlebury00:05:00
Henley-in-Arden01:18:00
Jewellery Quarter00:35:00
Langley Green00:29:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:16:00
Old Hill00:22:00
Olton00:56:00
Rowley Regis00:23:00
Shirley01:02:00
Small Heath00:49:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:29:00
Solihull00:59:00
Spring Road00:53:30
Stourbridge Junction00:12:00
Stratford-upon-Avon01:32:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway01:29:00
The Hawthorns00:31:00
The Lakes (Warks)01:10:00
Tyseley00:52:00
Whitlocks End01:04:30
Widney Manor01:03:00
Wilmcote01:26:00
Wootton Wawen01:20:00
Worcester Foregate Street00:27:00
Worcester Shrub Hill00:25:30
Wythall01:06:00
Yardley Wood00:58:30

Blakedown Station is 2.96 miles away.

Address: Blakedown station, Mill Lane, Blakedown, Worcestershire, DY10 3LF

Blakedown is situated on the Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster line.

Blakedown Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Medal Close to Blakedown Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:49:00
Birmingham Moor Street00:42:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:39:00
Cradley Heath00:14:00
Dorridge01:04:00
Droitwich Spa00:18:00
Hagley00:04:00
Hall Green00:53:30
Hartlebury00:10:00
Jewellery Quarter00:32:00
Kidderminster00:05:00
Langley Green00:25:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:12:00
Old Hill00:18:00
Olton00:52:00
Rowley Regis00:19:00
Shirley00:59:30
Small Heath00:46:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:25:00
Solihull00:55:30
Spring Road00:51:30
Stourbridge Junction00:08:00
The Hawthorns00:27:00
Tyseley00:50:00
Whitlocks End01:02:30
Widney Manor00:59:00
Worcester Foregate Street00:32:00
Worcester Shrub Hill00:31:30
Yardley Wood00:56:30

Hartlebury Station is 4.21 miles away.

Address: Hartlebury station, Station Road, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, DY10 4HB

Hartlebury is situated on the Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster line.

Hartlebury Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Medal Close to Hartlebury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:58:30
Birmingham Moor Street00:53:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:50:00
Blakedown00:10:00
Cradley Heath00:25:00
Dorridge01:13:00
Droitwich Spa00:08:00
Great Malvern00:35:30
Hagley00:14:00
Hall Green01:06:00
Jewellery Quarter00:44:00
Kidderminster00:06:00
Langley Green00:35:30
Lye (West Midlands)00:22:30
Malvern Link00:33:00
Old Hill00:28:30
Olton01:01:00
Rowley Regis00:31:00
Shirley01:12:00
Small Heath00:56:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:37:00
Solihull01:05:00
Spring Road01:03:00
Stourbridge Junction00:18:00
The Hawthorns00:40:00
Tyseley01:01:00
Whitlocks End01:14:00
Widney Manor01:08:00
Worcester Foregate Street00:23:30
Worcester Shrub Hill00:20:00
Yardley Wood01:08:00

Hagley Station is 4.53 miles away.

Address: Hagley station, Station Drive, Hagley, West Midlands, DY9 0NX

Hagley is situated on the Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster line.

Hagley Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Medal Close to Hagley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:46:00
Birmingham Moor Street00:39:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:36:00
Blakedown00:03:00
Cradley Heath00:11:00
Danzey01:09:30
Dorridge01:01:00
Droitwich Spa00:20:00
Earlswood (West Midlands)01:02:00
Great Malvern00:46:00
Hall Green00:50:00
Hartlebury00:13:00
Henley-in-Arden01:11:30
Jewellery Quarter00:28:00
Kidderminster00:08:00
Langley Green00:21:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:08:00
Malvern Link00:43:30
Old Hill00:14:00
Olton00:49:00
Rowley Regis00:16:00
Shirley00:56:00
Small Heath00:42:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:22:00
Solihull00:53:00
Spring Road00:48:00
Stourbridge Junction00:04:00
Stratford-upon-Avon01:26:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway01:23:00
The Hawthorns00:24:00
The Lakes (Warks)01:04:00
Tyseley00:46:00
Whitlocks End00:59:00
Widney Manor00:56:00
Wilmcote01:20:00
Wood End01:07:30
Wootton Wawen01:14:00
Worcester Foregate Street00:33:00
Worcester Shrub Hill00:32:00
Wythall00:59:30
Yardley Wood00:53:00

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 21.98 miles away Directions from Medal Close to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 32.47 miles away Directions from Medal Close to Coventry Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 34.8 miles away Directions from Medal Close to Gloucestershire Airport
East Midlands Airport is 48.64 miles away Directions from Medal Close to East Midlands Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 47.29 miles away

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Lydney Harbour is 48.53 miles away

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Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 64.5 miles away

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Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal is 65.27 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Medal Close is approximately miles from the

Junction: M5 J4A/M42 - 7.82 Miles Away

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Junction: M5 J4/A38/A491 - 8.39 Miles Away

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Junction: M42 J1/A38/B4096 - 8.75 Miles Away

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Junction: M5 J5/A38 - 8.99 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: West Midland Safari & Leisure Park
Leisure / Theme Parks
Distance: 2.22 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to West Midland Safari & Leisure Park
Attraction Name: Harvington Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.18 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.88 (miles)
Directions from Medal Close to Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses
Attraction Name: Arley Arboretum
Gardens
Distance: 4.64 (miles)
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