The Driftway in Hemel Hempstead

The Driftway is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Hemel Hempstead and measures approximately 126 metres long.

There are 11 other streets named The Driftway in Great Britain.

The Driftway is within the area of Dacorum Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of The Driftway is roughly 137.48 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 137.90 and the lowest point being 137.30. A change of 0.60 metres.

The Driftway is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 22.95 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.95 miles West from the centre of St Albans, 8.93 miles South from the centre of Luton and 15.94 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Driftway

Sunrise04:56
Sunset21:16

Latest Weather Conditions for The Driftway

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 11 July 2020 at 04:00 (5.46 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.2°C (90.8%)
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Budget Hotels near The Driftway Hemel Hempstead

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Hemel Hempstead Gateway
Address:Maylands Ave, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4SQ
Telephone:0871 984 6360 Learn More
0.70
2: Name:Travelodge Hemel Hempstead
Address:Wolsey House, Wolsey Rd, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4TU
Telephone:0871 984 6036 Learn More
0.77
3: Name:Premier Inn Hemel Hempstead Central
Address:Moor End Road
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0.94
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Hemel Hempstead
Address:Stationers Place, Apsley
Telephone: Learn More
1.43
5: Name:Premier Inn Kings Langley
Address:Hempstead Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.48
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Driftway above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
137.48137.30137.900.60

Frequently asked Questions for The Driftway

What Council (Local Authority) is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the local authority area of Dacorum Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the ward of Adeyfield West.

What County is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the constituency of Hemel Hempstead.

What Region of the UK is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Driftway in?

The Driftway is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

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Map showing the location of The Driftway

Location Details

The Driftway
Latitude51.752821
Longitude-0.453593
OS Easting (X):506732
OS Northing (Y):207196
OS Grid Reference:TL067072

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Driftway

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00118625
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed Ethnic Mix
Average Age37.44
Area Population1945.00
Male Population920.00 (47%)
Female Population1025.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants31 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01023349
LSOA Name:Dacorum 015A
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004870
MSOA Name:Dacorum 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Hemel Hempstead Extra
Jarman Way, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4JS
0345 677 9349
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Directions from The Driftway to Tesco Hemel Hempstead Extra
Iceland Hemel Hstead
Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 4AB
01442253724
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Directions from The Driftway to Iceland Hemel Hstead
Asda Hemel Hempstead
Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AA
01442 212802
Distance: 0.74 Miles
Directions from The Driftway to Asda Hemel Hempstead
Tesco Hemel Hempstead Marlows Express
187 The Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1DT
0345 675 7249
Distance: 0.81 Miles
Directions from The Driftway to Tesco Hemel Hempstead Marlows Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01923 - Watford
Area Code: 01582 - Luton

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Dacorum Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 1HH
Send email
Telephone Number: 01442 228 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Mike Penning
Details for the MP Mike Penning on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Mike Penning on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Mike Penning won with a majority of 14,563 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,035
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Adeyfield West Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Jarman Fields Car Park
Jarman Way, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hemel Hempstead
HP2 4JW
Distance: 0.32 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01442292202
Operated by: Capital & Regional
Wood Lane End Car Park
Duxons Turn, Industrial Area, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hemel Hempstead
HP2 4SE
Distance: 0.75 km (click for directions)
Previously named Duxons Turn. Blue badge holders can park free of charge, and without time limit in all of the Council's off-street car parks. Minimum charge all day parking
Telephone: 01908223505
Operated by: Dacorum Borough Council
Hillfield Road Car Park
Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hemel Hempstead
HP2 4AA
Distance: 0.75 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Travelodge Hemel Hempstead Car Park
Wolsley Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hemel Hempstead
HP2 4TU
Distance: 0.76 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, cash card payment, toilets, CCTV.
Telephone: 08443321236
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd

Nearest Schools

The Adeyfield Academy
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 10/05/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 535
Address: The Adeyfield Academy, Longlands, HP2 4DE
Head: Miss Dawn Mason (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driftway to The Adeyfield Academy
Broadfield Academy
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 09/01/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 389
Address: Broadfield Academy, Windmill Road, HP2 4BX
Head: Ms Bijal Shah (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driftway to Broadfield Academy
Dacorum Education Support Centre
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 14/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 19
Address: Dacorum Education Support Centre, 30 Tenzing Road, HP2 4HS
Head: Ms Sara Lalis (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driftway to Dacorum Education Support Centre
Hobletts Manor Junior School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 238
Address: Hobletts Manor Junior School, Adeyfield Road, HP2 5JS
Head: Mrs Sally Short (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driftway to Hobletts Manor Junior School

Nearest Hospitals

Hemel Hempstead Hospital
Address: Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AD,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01442 213141
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.66 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to Hemel Hempstead Hospital
Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead
Address: Longcroft Lane, Felden, Hemel Hempstead, HP3 0BN,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01442 255 371
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.37 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead
West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit
Address: Jacketts Field, Abbots Langley, WD5 0PA,
Independent Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 3.84 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to West Hertfordshire Hospitals Therapy Unit
St Albans City Hospital
Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, AL3 5PN,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01727 866122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.72 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to St Albans City Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Driftway

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Driftway
0.51 Longlands Dental Practice 17 Ellingham Road HP2 5LE
0.55 Dental Surgery 14 Hillfield Road HP2 4AB
0.67 Alexandra Dental Practice 98 Alexandra Road HP2 4AG
0.74 Dental Surgery 6 Leys Road HP3 9LX
0.76 Bennetts End Dental Surgery 42 Bennetts Gate HP3 8EW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Driftway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.27 Everest House Surgery Everest Way HP2 4HY tel:01442 500164
0.79 Fernville Surgery Midland Road HP2 5BL tel:01442 213919
0.84 Bennetts End Surgery Gatecroft HP3 9LY tel:01442 263511
0.97 Highfield Surgery Cambrian Way, Jupiter Dr, Hemel Hempstead HP2 5TA tel:01442 265322
1.26 Lincoln House Surgery 163 London Road, Apsley HP3 9SQ tel:01442 254366

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Driftway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.25 Lloydspharmacy 38 The Queens Square, Adeyfield HP2 4ER tel:01442 264071
0.27 Lloydspharmacy Everest House Surgery, Everest Way HP2 4HY tel:01442 213693
0.37 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Jarman Way HP2 4JS tel:01442 700001
0.76 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 24 Bennetts Gate, Bennetts End HP3 8EW tel:01442 264175
0.79 Boots 149 Marlowes HP1 1BB

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Driftway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Driftway
0.23 Adeyfield Eyecare (hertfordshire) 2 The Queens Square HP2 4ES
0.79 Boots Opticians (hemel Hampstead) 149 Marlowes HP1 1BB
0.79 Hemel Opticians 143 Marlowes HP1 1BB
0.81 Specsavers (hemel Hempstead) The Marlowes Centre, 195 The Marlowes HP1 1DY
0.81 David Pressman Opticians Unit 52, The Marlowes Centre, Marlowes HP1 1DX

Nearest Libraries

Adeyfield Library
1a Queens Square, Hemel Hempstead, HP24EW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.21 Miles
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Directions from The Driftway to Adeyfield Library
Hemel Hempstead Library
Combe Street, Hemel Hempstead, HP11HJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.85 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Driftway to Hemel Hempstead Library
Leverstock Green Library
Village Centre, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead, HP38QG
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.99 Miles
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Directions from The Driftway to Leverstock Green Library
Kings Langley Library
The Nap, Kings Langley, WD48ET
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.68 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Driftway to Kings Langley Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Apsley Station is 1.46 miles away.

Address: Apsley station, London Road, Apsley, Hertfordshire, HP3 9SX

Apsley is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Apsley Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Driftway to Apsley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Berkhamsted00:08:00
Bletchley00:30:00
Bushey00:11:00
Cheddington00:18:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:17:00
Hemel Hempstead00:03:00
Kings Langley00:03:00
Leighton Buzzard00:23:00
London Euston00:31:00
Milton Keynes Central00:36:00
Northampton00:54:00
Tring00:13:00
Watford Junction00:08:00
Wembley Central00:21:00
Wolverton00:40:00

Hemel Hempstead Station is 1.75 miles away.

Address: Hemel Hempstead station, London Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 9BQ

Hemel Hempstead is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Hemel Hempstead Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Driftway to Hemel Hempstead Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Apsley00:03:00
Balham00:58:00
Berkhamsted00:05:00
Berkswell01:34:30
Birmingham International01:42:00
Birmingham New Street02:02:00
Bletchley00:27:00
Bushey00:14:00
Canley01:28:00
Cheddington00:16:00
Clapham Junction00:52:00
Coventry01:26:00
East Croydon01:16:00
Hampton-in-Arden01:39:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:16:00
Imperial Wharf00:46:00
Kensington Olympia00:41:00
Kings Langley00:06:00
Leighton Buzzard00:20:00
London Euston00:31:00
Long Buckby01:03:30
Marston Green01:46:30
Milton Keynes Central00:33:00
Norbury01:05:00
Northampton00:52:00
Rugby01:15:00
Selhurst01:12:00
Shepherd's Bush00:39:00
Streatham Common01:03:00
Thornton Heath01:08:00
Tile Hill01:31:00
Tring00:11:00
Watford Junction00:09:00
Wembley Central00:21:00
West Brompton00:44:00
Wolverton00:37:00

Kings Langley Station is 3.28 miles away.

Address: Kings Langley station, Station Road, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, WD4 8LF

Kings Langley is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Kings Langley Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Driftway to Kings Langley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Apsley00:04:00
Berkhamsted00:12:00
Bletchley00:34:00
Bushey00:08:00
Cheddington00:22:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:13:00
Hemel Hempstead00:07:00
Leighton Buzzard00:27:00
London Euston00:28:00
Milton Keynes Central00:40:00
Northampton00:58:00
Tring00:17:00
Watford Junction00:05:00
Wembley Central00:18:00
Wolverton00:44:00

Berkhamsted Station is 4.69 miles away.

Address: Berkhamsted station, Station Approach, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 2AR

Berkhamsted is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Berkhamsted Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Driftway to Berkhamsted Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adderley Park01:56:00
Apsley00:08:00
Balham01:03:00
Berkswell01:30:00
Bescot Stadium02:11:00
Birmingham International01:37:00
Birmingham New Street01:57:00
Bletchley00:23:00
Bloxwich02:24:30
Bloxwich North02:26:30
Bushey00:19:00
Canley01:23:00
Cannock02:34:00
Cheddington00:11:00
Clapham Junction00:57:00
Coventry01:21:00
Crewe02:48:00
East Croydon01:21:00
Hampton-in-Arden01:34:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:21:30
Hednesford02:38:00
Hemel Hempstead00:05:00
Imperial Wharf00:51:00
Kensington Olympia00:46:00
Kings Langley00:11:00
Landywood02:30:00
Lea Hall01:48:00
Leighton Buzzard00:16:00
London Euston00:36:00
Long Buckby00:59:00
Marston Green01:41:00
Milton Keynes Central00:28:00
Norbury01:10:00
Northampton00:47:30
Rugby01:10:00
Rugeley Town02:44:30
Rugeley Trent Valley02:48:00
Selhurst01:17:00
Shepherd's Bush00:44:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge02:10:00
Stafford02:35:00
Stechford01:50:00
Streatham Common01:08:00
Tame Bridge Parkway02:10:30
Thornton Heath01:13:00
Tile Hill01:26:00
Tring00:06:00
Walsall02:18:30
Watford Junction00:14:00
Wembley Central00:26:00
West Brompton00:49:00
Wolverhampton02:24:00
Wolverton00:32:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 9.35 miles away Directions from The Driftway to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 19.24 miles away Directions from The Driftway to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 27.58 miles away Directions from The Driftway to London City Airport
London Stansted Airport is 31.95 miles away Directions from The Driftway to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 19.76 miles away

Directions from The Driftway to Kew Pier

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 21.26 miles away

Directions from The Driftway to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 21.39 miles away

Directions from The Driftway to Richmond Landing Stage

Twickenham Hammertons Pier is 21.95 miles away

Directions from The Driftway to Twickenham Hammertons Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Driftway is approximately 1.35 miles from the M1

Junction: M1 J8/A414(T)/A414 - 1.62 Miles Away

Directions from The Driftway to M1 J8/A414(T)/A414

Junction: M1 J7/A414(T) - 2.32 Miles Away

Directions from The Driftway to M1 J7/A414(T)

Junction: M25 J20/A41/A4251 - 3.65 Miles Away

Directions from The Driftway to M25 J20/A41/A4251

Junction: M1 J6A/M25 J21 - 3.85 Miles Away

Directions from The Driftway to M1 J6A/M25 J21

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.75 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 5.58 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 7.34 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.3 (miles)
Directions from The Driftway to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre