The Drive in Birstall LE4 4BL

The Drive is a Street in the Leicestershire village of Birstall with the postcode of LE4 4BL and measures approximately 87 metres long.

There are 306 other streets named The Drive in Great Britain.

The Drive is within the area of Charnwood Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Birstall.

The average elevation of The Drive is roughly 76.85 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 77.90 and the lowest point being 76.50. A change of 1.40 metres.

The Drive is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 91.94 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.55 miles North from the centre of Leicester, 19.4 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 22.62 miles South East from the centre of Derby.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Drive, LE4 4BL

Sunrise04:54
Sunset21:24

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LE4 4BL

Latest Weather Conditions for The Drive, LE4 4BL

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 11 July 2020 at 01:00 (23.36 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:10.2°C (83.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (7 mph)

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Budget Hotels near The Drive Birstall

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:ibis budget Leicester
Address:Leicester North Services, Junction A6/A46, Birstall
Telephone: Learn More
1.31
2: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
2.58
3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester North West
Address:Leicester Road
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2.88
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
Telephone: Learn More
3.58
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
Telephone: Learn More
4.46
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
76.8576.5077.901.40

Frequently asked Questions for The Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the local authority area of Charnwood Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the area of Birstall Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ward of Birstall Watermead.

What County is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the constituency of Charnwood.

What Region of the UK is The Drive in?

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

What County Council area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Drive

The Drive, Leicester, Birstall, LE4 4BL,

Roads that intersect with The Drive

Map showing the location of The Drive

Location Details

The Drive
Latitude52.672699
Longitude-1.127103
OS Easting (X):459016
OS Northing (Y):308728
OS Grid Reference:SK590087

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130314
ONS Area NameIndian Tech Achievers
Average Age46.48
Area Population1597.00
Male Population779.00 (49%)
Female Population818.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025681
LSOA Name:Charnwood 019C
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02005363
MSOA Name:Charnwood 019

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Birstall Leicester Express
139 Sibson Rd, Birstall, Leicester, LE4 4ND
0345 026 9883
Distance: 0.53 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Birstall Leicester Express
Sainsburys Leicester North
501 Melton Road, Leicester, England, LE4 7SJ
0116 2018180
Distance: 1.03 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Sainsburys Leicester North
Tesco Leicester Melton Rd Express
73 Melton Rd, Leicester, LE4 6PN
0345 610 2742
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Leicester Melton Rd Express
Asda Leicester Abbey Lane
1 Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NU
0116 243 7726
Distance: 1.45 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Asda Leicester Abbey Lane

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Area Code: 01509 - Loughborough

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Charnwood Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Southfields Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2TN
Send email
Telephone Number: 01509 263151
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Edward Argar
Details for the MP Edward Argar on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Edward Argar on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Edward Argar won with a majority of 22,397 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,534
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Birstall Watermead Ward
Parish: Birstall Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire
County Council: Leicestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

School Lane Playing Fields Car Park
School Lane, Birstall, Leicestershire
Birstall
LE4 4EA
Distance: 0.26 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162676191
Operated by: Birstall Parish Council
Sibson Road Car Park
The Crossways, Birstall, Leicestershire
Birstall
LE4 4DX
Distance: 0.43 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162676191
Operated by: Birstall Parish Council
Watermead Country Park South Car Park
Melton Avenue, Birstall, Leicestershire
Birstall
LE4 7RN
Distance: 0.71 km (click for directions)
Watermead Country Park.
Telephone: 01162527003
Operated by: Leicester City Council
Watermead Meadow Lane South Car Park
Meadow Lane, Birstall, Leicestershire
Birstall
LE4 4FX
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Watermead Country Park .Pay on entry machine. Please note exact money is needed
Telephone: 01163055000
Operated by: Leicester City Council

Nearest Schools

Riverside Community Primary School Birstall
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/04/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 476
Address: Riverside Community Primary School Birstall, Wanlip Lane, Birstall, LE4 4JU
Head: Mrs Chelsea Norman (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Riverside Community Primary School Birstall
Highcliffe Primary School and Community Centre
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/04/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 423
Address: Highcliffe Primary School and Community Centre, Greengate Lane, Birstall, LE4 3DL
Head: Ms Michelle Walton (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Highcliffe Primary School and Community Centre
Belgrave St Peter's CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.79 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/07/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 226
Address: Belgrave St Peter's CofE Primary School, Thurcaston Road, LE4 5PG
Head: Mrs Vikki Kenney (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Belgrave St Peter's CofE Primary School
Mowmacre Hill Primary School
Distance: 0.79 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 388
Address: Mowmacre Hill Primary School, Tedworth Green, LE4 2NG
Head: Mr Matthew Peet ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Mowmacre Hill Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Glenfield Hospital
Address: Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QP,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.55 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Glenfield Hospital
Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.06 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Nuffield Health, 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: 3.19 (miles)
Directions from The Drive 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: 3.51 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Drive
0.45 Dental Surgery 534a Loughborough Road, Birstall LE4 3EG
0.52 Birstall Dental Practice 141 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND
0.98 577 Melton Road Dental Practice 577 Melton Road, Thurmaston LE4 8EA
1.05 Dental Surgery 2 Manor Road, Thurmaston LE4 8AG
1.18 Dental Surgery 146 Melton Road LE4 5EE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.53 Birstall Medical Centre 4 Whiles Lane, Birstall LE4 4EE tel:0116 2169773
0.55 Greengate Medical Centre 1 Greengate Lane, Birstall LE4 3JF tel:0116 2677901
0.70 Border Drive Surgery 2 Border Drive LE4 2PF
0.98 Thurmaston Health Centre 573a Melton Road, Thurmaston LE4 8EA tel:0116 2608844
0.98 Manor Medical Centre 577 Melton Road, Thurmaston LE4 8EA

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.52 Boots Uk Limited 123 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND
0.53 Birstall Pharmacy 4 Whiles Lane, Birstall LE4 4EE tel:01162 677001
0.55 Well Birstall - Greengate Mc Greengate Medical Centre, 1 Greengate Lane LE4 3JF tel:01162 674665
0.65 Paul Disney Chemist 15 Belgrave Boulevard LE4 2JD
0.66 Pharmak Chemist 7 Kingsgate Avenue, Birstall LE4 3HD

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Drive
0.52 Prospecs Eyewear (queniborough) Unit 1, 121 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND
0.52 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Birstall Practice 137 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND
0.64 Opticare Ltd (birstall) 655 Loughborough Road, Birstall LE4 4NL
0.98 Optique Opticians Ltd 575 Melton Road, Thurmaston LE4 8EA
1.03 Specsavers Sainsbury's Leicester North 501 Melton Road LE4 7SJ

Nearest Libraries

Birstall Library
Wanlip Lane, Birstall, LE44JU
Telephone: 0116 3058756
Distance: 0.47 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Birstall Library
Stocking Farm Library
Stocking Farm Community Centre, Packwood Road, Leicester, LE42ED
Telephone: 0116 299 5646
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Stocking Farm Library
Rushey Mead Library
Lockerbie Walk, Leicester, LE47ZX
Telephone: 0116 266 5112
Distance: 1.18 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Rushey Mead Library
Thurmaston Library
Church Hill Road, Thurmaston, LE48DE
Telephone: 0116 305 3513
Distance: 1.49 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Thurmaston Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Syston Station is 2.42 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 The Drive 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

Leicester Station is 2.85 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 The Drive 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

Sileby Station is 4.10 miles away.

Address: Sileby station, King Street, Sileby, Leicestershire, LE12 7RN

Sileby is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Sileby Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Drive to Sileby Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barrow-upon-Soar00:05:00
Beeston00:26:00
Carlton00:50:00
Collingham01:23:00
East Midlands Parkway00:18:30
Fiskerton01:05:00
Hykeham01:33:00
Leicester00:13:00
Lincoln01:42:30
Loughborough00:10:00
Lowdham00:56:00
Newark Castle01:14:00
Nottingham00:45:00
Swinderby01:27:00
Syston00:05:00

Barrow-upon-Soar Station is 5.44 miles away.

Address: Barrow-upon-Soar station, Grove Lane, Barrow-upon-Soar, Leicestershire, LE12 8US

Barrow-upon-Soar is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Barrow-upon-Soar Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Drive to Barrow-upon-Soar Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Attenborough00:20:00
Beeston00:21:00
Bleasby00:59:00
Burton Joyce00:47:00
Carlton00:45:00
Collingham01:17:00
East Midlands Parkway00:13:30
Fiskerton00:59:00
Hykeham01:28:00
Leicester00:17:00
Lincoln01:37:00
Loughborough00:05:00
Lowdham00:50:00
Metheringham01:45:00
Newark Castle01:08:30
Newark North Gate01:26:00
Nottingham00:39:30
Rolleston01:02:00
Ruskington01:55:00
Sileby00:04:00
Sleaford02:03:00
Swinderby01:22:00
Syston00:09:30
Thurgarton00:52:00

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 13.62 miles away Directions from The Drive to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 25.64 miles away Directions from The Drive to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 29.57 miles away Directions from The Drive to Birmingham International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 56.04 miles away Directions from The Drive to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.73 miles away

Directions from The Drive to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.83 miles away

Directions from The Drive to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Drive is approximately 1.26 miles from the A46

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 4.58 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 5.75 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 7.11 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 8.62 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M1 J23/A512

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Belgrave Hall
Attraction Name: Abbey Pumping Station
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.23 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Abbey Pumping Station
Attraction Name: National Space Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.32 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to National Space Centre
Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 2.66 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Leicester Cathedral