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Whitehead Crescent in Wigston LE18 2EU

Whitehead Crescent is a Street in the Leicestershire Settlement of Wigston with the postcode of LE18 2EU and measures approximately 67 metres long.

There are 4 other streets named Whitehead Crescent in Great Britain.

Whitehead Crescent is within the area of Oadby and Wigston District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Whitehead Crescent has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 29200681 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Whitehead Crescent is roughly 85.37 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 85.50 and the lowest point being 85.10. A change of 0.40 metres.

Whitehead Crescent is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 86.56 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.43 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 20.7 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.32 miles South from the centre of Nottingham.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Whitehead Crescent, LE18 2EU

Sunrise07:37
Sunset18:00

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LE18 2EU

Latest Weather Conditions for Whitehead Crescent, LE18 2EU

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 18 October 2021 at 23:00 (27.63 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.5°C (98.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Whitehead Crescent Wigston

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
Telephone: Learn More
2.65
2: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
Telephone: Learn More
2.70
3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester South Oadby
Address:Glen Rise
Telephone: Learn More
2.84
4: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
3.53
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
3.62
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Whitehead Crescent above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
85.3785.1085.500.40

Frequently asked Questions for Whitehead Crescent

What Council (Local Authority) is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the local authority area of Oadby and Wigston District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the ward of Wigston Fields.

What County is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the constituency of Harborough.

What Part of the UK is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Whitehead Crescent in?

Whitehead Crescent is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Whitehead Crescent

Road NameJunction Type
Holmden Avenuejunction

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Location Details

Whitehead Crescent
Map showing the location of Whitehead Crescent
Latitude52.587159
Longitude-1.116121
OS Easting (X):459875
OS Northing (Y):299223
OS Grid Reference:SP599992

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Whitehead Crescent

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131913
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed Ethnic Mix
Average Age41.19
Area Population1477.00
Male Population682.00 (46%)
Female Population795.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants28 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01025997
LSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 005C
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005414
MSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Wigston
22 Bell Street, Wigston, England, LE18 1AD
0116 288 9801
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Sainsburys Wigston
Iceland Wigston
10/14 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
01162882869
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Iceland Wigston
Sainsburys Wigston Leicester Road Local
Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicester, England, LE18 1JX
0116 288 5571
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Sainsburys Wigston Leicester Road Local
Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Tesco Wigston Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 23.7 19.8 >=30 Y 14

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Oadby and Wigston District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DR
Telephone Number: 0116 288 8961
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Harborough
The Member of Parliament is Neil O'Brien
Details for the MP Neil O'Brien on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Neil O'Brien won with a majority of 17,278 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,151
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wigston Fields Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Aylestone Lane Recreation Ground Car Park
Aylestone Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1AA
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Aylestone Lane Car Park
Aylestone Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1AP
Distance: 0.34 km (click for directions)
White Spaces are free for up to 3 hours. Blue spaces are charged at £2.70 for parking up to 12 hours in one day.
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Frederick Street Car Park
Frederick Street, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1PJ
Distance: 0.46 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Junction Road Car Park
Junction Road, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1PN
Distance: 0.50 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council

Nearest Schools

All Saints Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/03/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 270
Address: All Saints Church of England Primary School, Long Street, LE18 2AH
Head: Mrs Julie Wright (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to All Saints Church of England Primary School
Wigston Academy
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 05/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1319
Address: Wigston Academy, Station Road, LE18 2DT
Head: Mr Michael Wilson ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Wigston Academy
Wigston College
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/03/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 204
Address: Wigston College, Station Road, LE18 2DS
Head: Mr Michael Wilson ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Wigston College
Little Hill Primary
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 23/04/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 422
Address: Little Hill Primary, Launceston Road, LE18 2GZ
Head: Mrs Vina Pankhania (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Little Hill Primary

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 1.89 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.34 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Spire Leicester Hospital
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: 2.86 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Leicester Royal Infirmary
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: 3.29 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Whitehead Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Whitehead Crescent
0.43 Dental Surgery 45 Long Street LE18 2AJ
0.48 Dental Surgery 101 Leicester Road LE18 1NS
0.64 Wigston Dental Care 287 Leicester Road LE18 1JW
1.09 Brookview Dental Clinic Limited 518 Welford Road LE2 6EN
1.17 598 Saffron Lane [dental Practice] 598 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Whitehead Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Whitehead Crescent
0.27 Bushloe Surgery Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 3440233
0.27 Wigston Central Surgery Two Steeples Medical Centre, 10 Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 2882566
0.72 South Wigston Health Ctr. 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4SE tel:0116 2782028
0.99 Asquith Surgery 693 Welford Road LE2 6FQ tel:0116 3232000
1.16 Sturdee Road Health And Wellbeing Centre 182 Sturdee Road LE2 9DB tel:0116 2783066

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Whitehead Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Whitehead Crescent
0.27 Well Wigston - Two Steeples Mc Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:01162 883846
0.42 Wigston Pharmacy 36 Leicester Road LE18 1DR tel:0116 2883203
0.49 Boots Uk Limited 27 Bell Street LE18 1AD tel:0116 2886359
0.71 Lloydspharmacy 90 Shackerdale Road LE2 6HS tel:0116 2884568
0.80 Little Hill Pharmacy Ltd Unit 4, Launceston Road LE18 2GL tel:0116 2813120

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Whitehead Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Whitehead Crescent
0.18 Peter Jackson Associates 1 Aylestone Lane LE18 1AB
0.44 Optivision Opticians Ltd (wigston) 21 Leicester Road LE18 1NR
0.49 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Wigston 1 Bell Street LE18 1AD
0.49 Specsavers (wigston) 36 Bell Street LE18 1AD
1.51 Saffron Eyecare 441 Saffron Lane LE2 6UG

Nearest Libraries

Wigston Magna Library
Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 0.59 Miles
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Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Wigston Magna Library
South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 0.95 Miles
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Directions from Whitehead Crescent to South Wigston Library
Southfields Library
Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 1.13 Miles
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Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Southfields Library
Oadby Library
10 The Parade, Leicester, LE25BF
Telephone: 0116 305 8763
Distance: 1.6 Miles
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Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Oadby Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 0.83 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 Whitehead Crescent 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

Leicester Station is 3.08 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 Whitehead Crescent 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

Narborough Station is 3.82 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 Whitehead Crescent 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

Syston Station is 7.56 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 Whitehead Crescent 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 18.83 miles away Directions from Whitehead Crescent to East Midlands Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 27.47 miles away Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 52.78 miles away Directions from Whitehead Crescent to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.14 miles away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.24 miles away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 3.43 Miles Away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 5.76 Miles Away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 9.04 Miles Away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to M69 J2/B4669

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 9.99 Miles Away

Directions from Whitehead Crescent to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.36 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.93 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.21 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.35 (miles)
Directions from Whitehead Crescent to King Richard III Visitor Centre