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Swain Street Leicester

Swain Street is a Street in the city of Leicester which measures approximately 193 metres long.

Swain Street is within the area of City of Leicester (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Swain Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 23102928 and 23104621 in the National Street Gazetteer.

Swain Street is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 89.48 miles North West from the centre of London, 0.39 miles South East from the centre of Leicester, 22.12 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 22.54 miles North East from the centre of Coventry.

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For MSOAs E02002844, E02006851 (Statistical Neighbourhood)
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Roads that have a Junction with Swain Street

StreetJunction Type
Campbell Streetjunction
St Georges Way (A594)junction
Sparkenhoe Streetpseudo node

Sunset and Sunrise times for Swain Street

Sunrise07:55
Sunset15:51

Latest Weather Conditions for Swain Street

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 3 December 2021 at 10:00 (20.92 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:5.5°C (97.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (7 mph)
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Location Details

Swain Street
Map showing the location of Swain Street
Latitude52.633349
Longitude-1.123233
OS Easting (X):459331
OS Northing (Y):304355
OS Grid Reference:SK593044
Policing for Swain Street

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Leicestershire
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Frequently asked Questions for Swain Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the local authority area of Leicester Council which is a Unitary Authority.

What Parish Council is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the ward of Wycliffe &Castle.

What County is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the constituency of Leicester South.

What Part of the UK is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the Leicester Council area.

What Police Force area is Swain Street in?

Swain Street is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00069357 & E00169460
ONS Area NameConstrained Neighbourhoods & Multicultural Student Neighbourhoods
Average Age34.88 &
Area Population1857.00 &
Male Population988.00 & (53%)
Female Population869.00 & (47%)
Benefit Claimants79 & (4%)
LSOA Code:E01013746 &E01032872
LSOA Name:Leicester 018C &Leicester 041C
SOA Code:7b &1a
SOA Name:Young ethnic communities &Cosmopolitan student neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02002844 &E02006851
MSOA Name:Leicester 018 &Leicester 041

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Leicester Granby Street Local
157 Granby Street, Leicester, England, LE1 6FE
0116 254 0989
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Directions from Swain Street to Sainsburys Leicester Granby Street Local
Tesco Lillie House Express
50-52 London Rd, Leicester, LE2 0QD
0345 675 7180
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Swain Street to Tesco Lillie House Express
Iceland Leicester Food Warehouse
Unit 4, St. Georges Retail Park, Leicester, LE1 1SH
01162511659
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Directions from Swain Street to Iceland Leicester Food Warehouse
Tesco Leicester Granby St Express
40 Granby St, Leicester, LE1 6FB
0345 671 9474
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Directions from Swain Street to Tesco Leicester Granby St Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Leicester
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New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester &LE1 6ZG
Send email
Telephone Number: 0116 252 7000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leicester South
The Member of Parliament is Jonathan Ashworth
Details for the MP Jonathan Ashworth on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Jonathan Ashworth won with a majority of 22,675 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 77,708
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wycliffe &Castle Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Schools

Moat Community College
Distance: 0.14 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1099
Address: Moat Community College, Maidstone Road, LE2 0TU
Head: Mr B Killeen (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Swain Street to Moat Community College
Sparkenhoe Community Primary School
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 16/06/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Sparkenhoe Community Primary School, Saxby Street, LE2 0TD
Head: Miss Rhian Jones (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Swain Street to Sparkenhoe Community Primary School
Al-Islamia Institute for Education
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 148
Address: Al-Islamia Institute for Education, 5-7 Evington Street, LE2 0SA
Head: Mr Zubair Kola ()
Directions from Swain Street to Al-Islamia Institute for Education
Highfields Primary School
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 17/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Highfields Primary School, Pluto Close, Highfields, LE2 0UU
Head: Mrs Jane Ridgewell (Acting)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Swain Street to Highfields Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Leicester Royal Infirmary
Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.7 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 1.64 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Leicester General Hospital
Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.76 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Leicester General Hospital
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.11 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Spire Leicester Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Swain Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Swain Street
0.25 Dental Surgery 59 London Road LE2 0PE
0.28 Jdrm Leicester 10 Nelson Street LE1 7BA
0.41 29 - 31 Bowling Green Street (dental Surgery) 29-31 Bowling Green Street LE1 6AS
0.43 Dental Surgery 150 Melbourne Road LE2 0DT
0.51 Dental Surgery 1 Granville Road LE1 7RU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Swain Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Swain Street
0.24 Dr R Kapur & Partners St. Peters Health Centre, Sparkenhoe Street LE2 0TA tel:0116 2951258
0.24 Shefa Medical Practice Sparkenhoe Street LE2 0TA tel:0116 2957835
0.24 St Peter's Med Centre (mansingh & Mehra) Sparkenhoe Street LE2 0TA tel:0116 2957827
0.30 South Wigston Asylum Service The Assist Practice, 1a Clyde Street LE1 2BG tel:0116 2952400
0.33 Highfields Surgery (r Wadhwa) 25 Severn Street LE2 0NN tel:0116 2543253

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Swain Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Swain Street
0.24 Highem Chemist Sparkenhoe Street LE2 0TA tel:0116 2621883
0.31 Pharmasite Direct 97 London Road LE2 0PF
0.37 City Pharmacy Ltd 110 London Road LE2 0QS tel:0116 2544253
0.37 Boots Leicester Including Online 30-36 Gallowtree Gate LE1 1DD tel:01162 621641
0.38 Health Serve Pharmacy 5 St Peters Shopping Ctr, 104 Melbourne Road LE2 0DS tel:0116 2627943

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Swain Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Swain Street
0.20 Optimax Laser Eye Clinic (leicester) 171-173 Charles Street LE1 1LA
0.23 St Peters Eye Clinic 53 Sparkenhoe Street, Highfield LE2 0TD
0.29 Visionary Eyecare Ltd (leicester) 60 Charles Street LE1 1FB
0.32 Boots Opticians (halford Street - Leicester) 25-27 Halford Street LE1 1JA
0.35 While Opticians 49 Belvoir Street LE1 6SL

Nearest Libraries

Central Lending Library
Bishop Street, Leicester, LE16AA
Telephone: 0116 2995401
Distance: 0.38 Miles
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Directions from Swain Street to Central Lending Library
Highfields Library
98 Melbourne Road, Leicester, LE20DS
Telephone: (0116) 299 5494
Distance: 0.38 Miles
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Directions from Swain Street to Highfields Library
St Matthews Library
St Matthews Centre, 50 Malabar Road, Leicester, LE12PD
Telephone: 0116 223 2085
Distance: 0.44 Miles
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Directions from Swain Street to St Matthews Library
Westcotes Library
Narborough Road, Leicester, LE30BQ
Telephone: 0116 299 5510
Distance: 1.06 Miles
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Directions from Swain Street to Westcotes Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 0.16 miles away.

Address: Leicester station, London Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0QB

Leicester is situated on the East Midland Main Line|Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Leicester Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Swain Street to Leicester Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End02:08:00
Barrow-upon-Soar00:17:00
Bedford00:46:00
Beeston00:37:00
Birmingham New Street00:56:30
Cambridge01:53:00
Carlton01:02:00
Chesterfield00:53:00
Coleshill Parkway00:42:00
Collingham01:35:00
Derby00:34:00
East Midlands Parkway00:18:00
Ely01:35:00
Fiskerton01:17:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:20:00
Hykeham01:45:30
Kettering00:23:00
Lincoln01:55:00
London St Pancras International01:25:00
Long Eaton00:23:00
Loughborough00:11:00
Lowdham01:08:00
Luton01:00:30
Luton Airport Parkway01:02:00
March01:16:00
Market Harborough00:13:00
Melton Mowbray00:16:00
Narborough00:11:00
Newark Castle01:26:00
Nottingham00:40:00
Nuneaton00:26:00
Oakham00:28:00
Peterborough00:58:30
Sheffield01:09:00
Sileby00:12:00
South Wigston00:06:00
Stamford (Lincs)00:42:00
Stansted Airport02:23:00
Swinderby01:40:00
Syston00:07:00
Water Orton00:46:00
Wellingborough00:31:00

South Wigston Station is 3.56 miles away.

Address: South Wigston station, Kenilworth Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4XU

South Wigston is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

South Wigston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Swain Street to South Wigston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:51:00
Coleshill Parkway00:36:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:14:00
Leicester00:07:00
Narborough00:05:00
Nuneaton00:21:00

Syston Station is 4.57 miles away.

Address: Syston station, Melton Road, Syston, Leicestershire, LE7 2HA

Syston is situated on the East Midland Main Line|Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Syston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Swain Street to Syston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barrow-upon-Soar00:10:00
Beeston00:31:00
Carlton00:55:00
Collingham01:28:00
East Midlands Parkway00:23:30
Fiskerton01:10:00
Hykeham01:38:00
Leicester00:07:30
Lincoln01:47:30
Loughborough00:15:00
Lowdham01:01:00
Newark Castle01:19:00
Nottingham00:50:00
Sileby00:05:00
Swinderby01:32:00

Narborough Station is 5.45 miles away.

Address: Narborough station, Station Road, Narborough, Leicestershire, LE19 2HR

Narborough is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Narborough Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Swain Street to Narborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:46:00
Coleshill Parkway00:31:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:09:00
Leicester00:12:00
Nuneaton00:16:00
South Wigston00:05:00
Water Orton00:35:00

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 15.92 miles away Directions from Swain Street to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 23.57 miles away Directions from Swain Street to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 28.42 miles away Directions from Swain Street to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 55.89 miles away Directions from Swain Street to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.9 miles away

Directions from Swain Street to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 64 miles away

Directions from Swain Street to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 3.77 Miles Away

Directions from Swain Street to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 4.18 Miles Away

Directions from Swain Street to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 8.31 Miles Away

Directions from Swain Street to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 10.37 Miles Away

Directions from Swain Street to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.36 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 0.54 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to King Richard III Visitor Centre
Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 0.59 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Leicester Cathedral
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.63 (miles)
Directions from Swain Street to Newarke Houses Museum