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The Drift near Sewstern LE14 2BP

The Drift is a Street near the Lincolnshire village of Sewstern with the postcode of LE14 2BP and measures approximately 5,128 metres long.

The Drift crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 48 other streets named The Drift in Great Britain.

The Drift is within the area of Melton District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Buckminster.

The Drift has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24900751 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Drift is roughly 136.59 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 152.30 and the lowest point being 95.90. A change of 56.40 metres.

The Drift is located within the county of Lincolnshire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 92.96 miles North from the centre of London, 21.78 miles North East from the centre of Leicester, 22.16 miles South East from the centre of Nottingham and 24.28 miles North West from the centre of Peterborough.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Drift, LE14 2BP

Sunrise08:42
Sunset16:55

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LE14 2BP

Latest Weather Conditions for The Drift, LE14 2BP

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 25 November 2020 at 20:00 (15.98 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:3.3°C (97.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (8 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Drift Sewstern

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Grantham Colsterworth
Address:Moto Service Area, A1, Colsterworth, Grantham, NG33 5JR
Telephone:0871 984 6075 Learn More
3.20
2: Name:Travelodge Grantham South Witham
Address:A1, South Witham, Grantham, NG33 5LN
Telephone:020 3195 4917 Learn More
3.84
3: Name:Premier Inn Grantham
Address:A1/607 Junction
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6.92
4: Name:Premier Inn Melton Mowbray
Address:5 Norman Way
Telephone: Learn More
8.66
5: Name:Travelodge Grantham A1
Address:Moto Service Area Grantham North, A1 Gonerby Moor, Grantham, NG32 2AB
Telephone:0871 984 6077 Learn More
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Policing for The Drift

Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of The Drift above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
136.5995.90152.3056.40

Frequently asked Questions for The Drift

What Council (Local Authority) is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the local authority area of Melton Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the area of Buckminster Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the ward of Wymondham.

What County is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the ceremonial county of Lincolnshire.

What Constituency is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the constituency of Rutland and Melton.

What Part of the UK is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Drift in?

The Drift is located within the Lincolnshire Police area.

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Location Details

The Drift
Map showing the location of The Drift
Latitude52.797048
Longitude-0.685784
OS Easting (X):488599
OS Northing (Y):323011
OS Grid Reference:SK886230

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Drift

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131493
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age44.23
Area Population1528.00
Male Population795.00 (52%)
Female Population733.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants8 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025912
LSOA Name:Melton 006D
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02005396
MSOA Name:Melton 006
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Grantham
London Road, Grantham, England, NG31 6HJ
01476 592250
Distance: 7.88 Miles
Directions from The Drift to Sainsburys Grantham
Tesco Melton Mowbray Superstore
Thorpe Rd, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1SQ
0345 677 9463
Distance: 7.9 Miles
Directions from The Drift to Tesco Melton Mowbray Superstore
Morrisons Grantham
Wharf Road, Grantham NG31 6BQ
01476 579595
Distance: 7.91 Miles
Directions from The Drift to Morrisons Grantham
Iceland Grantham
UNIT 3, AUGUSTIN RET. PK., ST AUGUSTIN WAY, GRANTHAM, LINCOLSHIRE, LINCOLSHIRE NG31 6TN
01476566149
Distance: 8.06 Miles
Directions from The Drift to Iceland Grantham

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01476 - Grantham
Area Code: 01664 - Melton Mowbray
Area Code: 01572 - Oakham
Area Code: 01573 - Kelso

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Melton Borough Council
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Parkside, Station Approach, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1GH
Send email
Telephone Number: 01664 502 502
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Alicia Kearns
Details for the MP Alicia Kearns on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alicia Kearns on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Alicia Kearns won with a majority of 26,924 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,705
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wymondham Ward
Parish: Buckminster Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Lincolnshire
County Council: Leicestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Twyford Wood Car Park
A151, Colsterworth, Lincolnshire
Colsterworth
NG33 5JW
Distance: 3.67 km (click for directions)
The car park is located on the A151 half a mile east of the A1, Colsterworth roundabout.
Telephone: 01780444920
Operated by: Forestry Commission
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Nearest Schools

Buckminster Primary School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/03/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 95
Address: Buckminster Primary School, School Lane, Buckminster, NG33 5RZ
Head: Mrs Debbie Clarke (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drift to Buckminster Primary School
Colsterworth Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.86 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 10/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 125
Address: Colsterworth Church of England Primary School, Back Lane, Colsterworth, NG33 5NJ
Head: Mrs Sarah Moore ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drift to Colsterworth Church of England Primary School
South Witham Academy
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 07/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 140
Address: South Witham Academy, Water Lane, South Witham, NG33 5PH
Head: Mrs Emily Hill ()
Directions from The Drift to South Witham Academy
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Wymondham
Distance: 3.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/12/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 39
Address: St Peter's Church of England Primary School Wymondham, Glebe Lane, Wymondham, LE14 2AF
Head: Mrs Julie Hopkins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drift to St Peter's Church of England Primary School Wymondham

Nearest Hospitals

St Mary's Hospital
Address: Leicestershire County and Rutland PCT, Thorpe Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1SJ,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 01664 854800
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.29 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to St Mary's Hospital
Manthorpe Centre
Address: Manthorpe Centre, Grantham Hospital Site, 101 Manthorpe Road,
NHS Sector
Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01476 464848
Distance: 8.77 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Manthorpe Centre
Grantham and District Hospital
Address: Manthorpe Road, Grantham, NG31 8DG,
NHS Sector
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01476 565232
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.77 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Grantham and District Hospital
Rutland Memorial Hospital - University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Address: Cold Overton Road, Oakham, LE15 6NT,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 01572 722 552
Distance: 8.99 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Rutland Memorial Hospital - University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Drift

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Drift
4.94 Dental Centre Cottesmore Kendrew, Cottesmore Road LE15 7BL
5.60 Dental Department Stocken Hall Road, Stretton LE15 7RD
7.86 Dental Surgery The Maltings, Commercial Road NG31 6DE
7.90 Appoline Dental Care Appoline House, 137 Dysart Road NG31 7DL
8.03 Dental Surgery 7 St. Catherines Road NG31 6TS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Drift

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.85 Colsterworth Surgery Back Lane, Colsterworth NG33 5NJ tel:01476 860243
3.31 Church Street South Witham NG33 5PJ tel:01476 860243
3.99 Market Overton & Somerby Surgeries Market Overton Industrial Estate, Thistleton Road, Market Overton LE15 7PP tel:01572 490399
4.96 Stackyard And Woolsthorpe Surgery The Stackyard Surgery, 1 The Stackyard, Croxton Kerrial NG32 1QS tel:01476 870900
5.08 The New Surgery Bescaby Lane, Waltham On The Wolds LE14 4AB tel:01664 464232

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Drift

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
7.30 Well Grantham - Hornsby Road 103 Hornsby Road, Earsfield NG31 7XD tel:01476 571286
7.81 Boots Uk Limited St. Johns Vicarage, 62 London Road NG31 6HR tel:01476 565389
8.02 Superdrug Pharmacy Isaac Newton Centre, 1-2 The Pantiles NG31 6EQ tel:01476 568558
8.04 Boots The Chemist Ltd 23b St. Peters Hill NG31 6QF tel:01476 563062
8.04 St Peter's Hill Pharmacy 15 St. Peters Hill NG31 6QA tel:01476 570912

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Drift

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Drift
8.01 Neville Clark Optometrist Po Box 2826 NG31 9ZQ
8.03 Morris And Kon Ltd 8 St. Catherines Road NG31 6TS
8.04 Boots Opticians (isaac Newton Centre - Grantham) 5 Isaac Newton Centre NG31 6EE
8.04 Specsavers (grantham) The Isaac Newton Centre NG31 6EE
8.11 Vision Express (grantham) 45 High Street NG31 6NE

Nearest Libraries

Grantham Library
Isaac Newton Centre, Grantham, NG316EE
Telephone: 01522 782010
Distance: 8 Miles
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Directions from The Drift to Grantham Library
Melton Mowbray Library
Wilton Road, Melton Mowbray, LE130UJ
Telephone: 0116 3053646
Distance: 8.77 Miles
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Directions from The Drift to Melton Mowbray Library
Oakham Library
Catmose Street, Oakham, LE156HW
Telephone: 01572 722918
Distance: 9.03 Miles
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Directions from The Drift to Oakham Library
Bottesford Library
Old Primary School, Grantham Road, Bottesford, NG130DF
Telephone: 0116 3053550
Distance: 11.08 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drift to Bottesford Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Grantham Station is 7.78 miles away.

Address: Grantham station, Station Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 6BT

Grantham is situated on the East Coast Main Line|Grantham to Skegness (Poacher) line|Nottingham to Grantham line and is managed by London North Eastern Railway.

Grantham Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Drift to Grantham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton01:09:00
Ancaster00:17:30
Aslockton00:17:00
Attleborough01:44:00
Bingham00:19:00
Boston00:53:00
Bottesford00:11:00
Brough01:18:00
Chesterfield01:22:00
Darlington01:41:00
Doncaster00:39:00
Durham01:59:00
Edinburgh03:37:00
Ely01:10:00
Harrogate01:42:30
Heckington00:33:30
Howden01:04:00
Hull01:32:30
Ilkeston01:02:00
Langley Mill01:01:00
Leeds01:13:00
Lincoln00:41:00
Liverpool Lime Street03:30:00
Liverpool South Parkway03:19:00
London Kings Cross01:13:00
Manchester Oxford Road02:43:30
Manchester Piccadilly02:40:00
Netherfield00:32:00
Newark North Gate00:13:00
Newcastle02:19:00
Northallerton01:45:30
Norwich02:02:00
Nottingham00:42:30
Peterborough00:30:00
Radcliffe (Nottinghamshire)00:27:00
Rauceby00:23:30
Retford00:24:00
Selby00:55:00
Sheffield01:42:00
Skegness01:30:00
Sleaford00:26:30
Stevenage00:51:00
Stockport02:27:00
Thetford01:31:00
Wainfleet01:19:00
Wakefield Westgate00:56:00
Warrington Central03:00:00
Widnes03:07:30
Wymondham01:52:00
York01:07:00

Melton Mowbray Station is 8.72 miles away.

Address: Melton Mowbray station, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1AF

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

Melton Mowbray Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drift to Melton Mowbray Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End01:52:00
Birmingham New Street01:10:00
Cambridge01:37:00
Coleshill Parkway00:57:00
Ely01:19:30
Leicester00:18:00
March01:00:00
Nuneaton00:41:00
Oakham00:12:00
Peterborough00:43:30
Stamford (Lincs)00:26:00
Stansted Airport02:07:00

Oakham Station is 8.86 miles away.

Address: Oakham station, Station Road, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6QT

Oakham is situated on the Oakham to Kettering line|Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Oakham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drift to Oakham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End01:40:00
Birmingham New Street01:21:00
Cambridge01:25:00
Coleshill Parkway01:08:00
Ely01:07:30
Leicester00:29:00
March00:48:00
Melton Mowbray00:11:00
Nuneaton00:52:00
Peterborough00:32:00
Stamford (Lincs)00:14:00
Stansted Airport01:55:00

Bottesford Station is 11.21 miles away.

Address: Bottesford station, Station Road, Bottesford, Leicestershire, NG13 0GT

Bottesford is situated on the Nottingham to Grantham line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Bottesford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Drift to Bottesford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton00:57:30
Ancaster00:35:00
Aslockton00:06:00
Bingham00:10:00
Boston01:12:00
Chesterfield01:09:00
Grantham00:18:30
Havenhouse01:40:30
Heckington00:52:30
Hubberts Bridge01:03:00
Liverpool Lime Street03:16:00
Liverpool South Parkway03:04:00
Manchester Oxford Road02:31:00
Manchester Piccadilly02:28:00
Netherfield00:21:00
Nottingham00:27:30
Peterborough00:59:00
Radcliffe (Nottinghamshire)00:16:00
Rauceby00:40:30
Sheffield01:31:00
Skegness01:48:30
Sleaford00:45:30
Spalding01:21:00
Stockport02:15:00
Swineshead00:58:00
Thorpe Culvert01:32:30
Wainfleet01:37:00
Warrington Central02:47:00
Widnes02:55:00

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 26.98 miles away Directions from The Drift to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 44.47 miles away Directions from The Drift to Coventry Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 49.12 miles away Directions from The Drift to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 49.88 miles away Directions from The Drift to Birmingham International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 45.02 miles away

Directions from The Drift to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 45.13 miles away

Directions from The Drift to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Hull Ferry Terminal is 67.59 miles away

Directions from The Drift to Hull Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Drift is approximately 2.43 miles from the A1

Junction: A1(M) J17/A605/A1139 - 23.8 Miles Away

Directions from The Drift to A1(M) J17/A605/A1139

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 24.71 Miles Away

Directions from The Drift to M1 J23/A512

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 24.94 Miles Away

Directions from The Drift to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Woolsthorpe Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.46 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Woolsthorpe Manor
Attraction Name: Easton Walled Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 3.48 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Easton Walled Gardens
Attraction Name: Harlaxton Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.93 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Harlaxton Manor
Attraction Name: Barnsdale Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 7.75 (miles)
Directions from The Drift to Barnsdale Gardens
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