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Railway Street Wigston LE18 4QE

Railway Street is a Street in the Settlement of Wigston with the postcode of LE18 4QE which measures approximately 96 metres long.

Railway Street 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 .

Railway Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 29200525 in the National Street Gazetteer.

Railway Street is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 86.25 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.18 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 19.59 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.44 miles North West from the centre of Northampton.

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For MSOA E02005415 (Statistical Neighbourhood)
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LE18 4QE
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Railway Street, LE18 4QE

Sunrise07:52
Sunset15:53

Latest Weather Conditions for Railway Street, LE18 4QE

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 1 December 2021 at 09:00 (17.12 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:6.6°C (84.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (21 mph)
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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Location Details

Railway Street
Map showing the location of Railway Street
Latitude52.575345
Longitude-1.134800
OS Easting (X):458625
OS Northing (Y):297894
OS Grid Reference:SP586979
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Frequently asked Questions for Railway Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Railway Street in?

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

What Parish Council is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is located within the ward of South Wigston.

What County is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is located within the constituency of Harborough.

What Part of the UK is Railway Street in?

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

What County Council area is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Railway Street in?

Railway Street is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Railway Street

1, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)15, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Detached)
3, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)15, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Semi-detached)
4, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)16, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)
5, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)18, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)
7, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)20, Flat 1, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Flats Or Maisonettes)
9, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)20, Flat 2, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Flats Or Maisonettes)
11, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Semi-detached)24b, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)
11, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)26, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Semi-detached)
14, Railway Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4QE, (Terraced)

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131863
ONS Area NameWhite Professionals
Average Age37.13
Area Population1644.00
Male Population790.00 (48%)
Female Population854.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants24 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025989
LSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 006E
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005415
MSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Directions from Railway Street to Tesco Wigston Superstore
Waitrose Blaby
8 John's Court, Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
0116 2775158
Distance: 1.22 Miles
Directions from Railway Street to Waitrose Blaby
Iceland Blaby
8 Johns Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ
01162781295
Distance: 1.25 Miles
Directions from Railway Street to Iceland Blaby
Sainsburys Wigston Moat Street Local
71 - 79 Moat Street, Wigston, Leicester, England, LE18 2GE
1162883698
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Directions from Railway Street to Sainsburys Wigston Moat Street Local

 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 21.7 17.8 >=30 Y 16

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Oadby and Wigston
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: South Wigston Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Schools

Parkland Primary School South Wigston
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/04/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 551
Address: Parkland Primary School South Wigston, St Thomas Road, LE18 4TA
Head: Mrs Sarah Bishop (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Railway Street to Parkland Primary School South Wigston
South Wigston High School
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 23/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 833
Address: South Wigston High School, St Thomas Road, LE18 4TA
Head: Mrs Susan Webb (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Railway Street to South Wigston High School
Wigston College
Distance: 0.78 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 Railway Street to Wigston College
Wigston Birkett House Community Special School
Distance: 0.82 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 08/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Wigston Birkett House Community Special School, Station Road, Wigston, LE18 2DT
Head: Mr Chris White (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Railway Street to Wigston Birkett House Community Special School

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 2.95 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street 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: 3.47 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street 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: 3.55 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street 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: 4.38 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Railway Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Railway Street
1.15 Dental Surgery 18 The Exchange LE2 9BA
1.26 Dental Surgery 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN
1.35 Dental Surgery 45 Long Street LE18 2AJ
1.35 Dental Surgery 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE
1.38 598 Saffron Lane [dental Practice] 598 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Railway Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Railway Street
0.42 South Wigston Health Ctr. 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4SE tel:0116 2782028
0.93 Bushloe Surgery Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 3440233
0.93 Wigston Central Surgery Two Steeples Medical Centre, 10 Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 2882566
1.10 Sturdee Road Health And Wellbeing Centre 182 Sturdee Road LE2 9DB tel:0116 2783066
1.21 Pasley Road Health Centre (tk Khong) Pasley Road LE2 9BU tel:0116 2958430

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Railway Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Railway Street
0.33 Jhoots Pharmacy 117 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4PB tel:0116 2787223
0.36 Well South Wigston - Blaby Road 64 Blaby Road LE18 4SD tel:01162 785160
0.93 Well Wigston - Two Steeples Mc Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:01162 883846
0.95 Jhoots Pharmacy Unit 3, Swinford Avenue, Glen Parva LE2 9RW tel:01162 270817
1.02 Little Hill Pharmacy Ltd Unit 4, Launceston Road LE18 2GL tel:0116 2813120

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Railway Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Railway Street
1.19 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (blaby) 3 Sycamore Corner, Leicester Road, Blaby LE8 4GR
1.22 Blaby Eyecare 15 Johns Court, Blaby LE8 4DJ
1.27 Specsavers (blaby) 7 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW
1.27 Peter Jackson Associates 1 Aylestone Lane LE18 1AB
1.45 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Wigston 1 Bell Street LE18 1AD

Nearest Libraries

South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 0.26 Miles
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Directions from Railway Street to South Wigston Library
Blaby Library
Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 1.27 Miles
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Directions from Railway Street to Blaby Library
Wigston Magna Library
Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 1.46 Miles
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Directions from Railway Street to Wigston Magna Library
Glenhills Library
Glen Parva Parish Hall, Dorothy Avenue, Leicester, LE29JD
Telephone: 0116 305 3530
Distance: 1.49 Miles
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Directions from Railway Street to Glenhills Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 0.48 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 Railway 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

Narborough Station is 2.89 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 Railway 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

Leicester Station is 3.90 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 Railway 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

Syston Station is 8.54 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 Railway 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 19.2 miles away Directions from Railway Street to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 20.26 miles away Directions from Railway Street to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 26.47 miles away Directions from Railway Street to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 51.85 miles away Directions from Railway Street to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.07 miles away

Directions from Railway Street to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.17 miles away

Directions from Railway Street to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 3.06 Miles Away

Directions from Railway Street to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 5.78 Miles Away

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

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 8.03 Miles Away

Directions from Railway Street to M69 J2/B4669

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 8.98 Miles Away

Directions from Railway Street to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.14 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.71 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.9 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.06 (miles)
Directions from Railway Street to King Richard III Visitor Centre