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The Driveway Leicester

The Driveway is a Street in the city of Leicester which measures approximately 144 metres long.

The Driveway is within the area of Harborough Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Thurnby and Bushby.

The Driveway is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 87.63 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.07 miles East from the centre of Leicester, 22.7 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 25.29 miles North East from the centre of Coventry.

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Roads that have a Junction with The Driveway

StreetJunction Type
Dalby Avenuepseudo node

Sunset and Sunrise times for The Driveway

Sunrise07:47
Sunset15:55

Latest Weather Conditions for The Driveway

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 28 November 2021 at 15:00 (22.63 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:0.3°C (85.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Driveway Leicester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester South Oadby
Address:Glen Rise
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Location Details

The Driveway
Map showing the location of The Driveway
Latitude52.631861
Longitude-1.035085
OS Easting (X):465298
OS Northing (Y):304265
OS Grid Reference:SK653043
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Leicestershire
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Frequently asked Questions for The Driveway

What Council (Local Authority) is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the local authority area of Harborough Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the area of Thurnby and Bushby Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the ward of Thurnby & Houghton.

What County is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is The Driveway in?

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

What Part of the UK is The Driveway in?

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

What County Council area is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Driveway in?

The Driveway is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130982 & E00130983
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living & Indian Tech Achievers
Average Age44.82
Area Population1604.00
Male Population796.00 (50%)
Female Population808.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01025813
LSOA Name:Harborough 011B
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02006816
MSOA Name:Harborough 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Leicester Hamilton Extra
Maidenwell Ave, Hamilton, Leicester, LE5 1BJ
0345 266 6579
Distance: 2.05 Miles
Directions from The Driveway to Tesco Leicester Hamilton Extra
Tesco Evington Metro
180 Ethel Rd, Evington, Leicester, LE5 4WE
0345 026 9949
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Directions from The Driveway to Tesco Evington Metro
Waitrose Evington
180 Ethel Road, Evington, Leicestershire, LE5 5NA
0116 273 3986
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Directions from The Driveway to Waitrose Evington
Iceland Uppingham Road
273 Uppingham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4DG
01162460670
Distance: 2.37 Miles
Directions from The Driveway to Iceland Uppingham Road

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Harborough
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire &LE16 7AG
Send email
Telephone Number: 01858 828 282
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rutland and Melton
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: Thurnby & Houghton Ward
Parish: Thurnby and Bushby Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Schools

Thurnby, St Luke's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/03/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 233
Address: Thurnby, St Luke's Church of England Primary School, Main Street, Thurnby, LE7 9PN
Head: Mr Paul Galvin (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driveway to Thurnby, St Luke's Church of England Primary School
Fernvale Primary School
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Fernvale Primary School, Somerby Road, Thurnby, LE7 9PR
Head: Miss Natalie Hackett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driveway to Fernvale Primary School
Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy
Distance: 0.74 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 468
Address: Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy, Roborough Green, Thurnby Lodge, LE5 2NA
Head: Mrs Marie Collins (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driveway to Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy
Thurnby Mead Primary Academy
Distance: 1.17 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 243
Address: Thurnby Mead Primary Academy, Dudley Avenue, LE5 2EG
Head: Mrs Cleo Redmond (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Driveway to Thurnby Mead Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.74 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to Nuffield Health, Leicester 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: 1.96 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway 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: 2.35 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to Spire Leicester Hospital
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 3.11 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to Stoneygate Eye Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Driveway

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Driveway
1.11 Oasis Dental Care Ltd 76 Welland Vale Road LE5 6PW
1.43 Dental Surgery 51 Thurncourt Road LE5 2NN
1.58 Dental Surgery 103 - 105 Netherhall Road LE5 1DR
1.81 Dental Surgery 109 Wicklow Drive LE5 4EL
1.98 Clearly Orthodontics The Old Coach House, 1a Main Street, Humberstone LE5 1AE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Driveway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Driveway
0.39 Bushby Surgery Hill Court, Main Street, Bushby LE7 9NY
0.69 Willowbrook Medical Centre (jg Astles) 195 Thurncourt Road LE5 2NL tel:0116 2432727
1.26 Downing Drive Surgery (ajj Bentley) 155 Downing Drive, Evington LE5 6LP tel:0116 2413801
1.58 St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood) Netherhall Road LE5 1DR tel:0116 2416392
1.98 The Surgery 10 The Common, Evington LE5 6EA tel:01162737792

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Driveway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Driveway
0.69 Well Thurnby Lodge - Thurncourt Road Willowbrook Medical Centre, 195 Thurncourt Road, Thurnby Lodge LE5 2NL tel:01162 415073
1.06 Houghton Pharmacy Ltd 14 Main Street, Scraptoft, Houghton-on-the-hill LE7 9TD tel:0116 2418243
1.07 R Glenton & Son Ltd 49 Welland Vale Road, Evington LE5 6PX
1.58 Unipharm Chemists Netherhall Road LE5 1DR
1.74 Asha Pharmacy 3 The Parkway LE5 2BB tel:0116 2743200

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Driveway

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Driveway
1.00 Willowbrook Eye Care 184 Thurncourt Road, Thurnby Lodge LE5 2NG
1.01 Evington Eye Care Ltd 45a Downing Drive, Evington LE5 6LL
1.86 The Eye Clinic (evington Village) 26 Main Street, Evington LE5 6DN
2.05 Tesco Opticians (hamilton) 2 Maidenwell Avenue, Hamilton LE5 1BJ
2.05 L/ster Hamilton Extra 2 Maidenwell Avenue LE5 1BJ

Nearest Libraries

Thurnby Lodge Library
Thurncourt Road, At Roborough Green, Leicester, LE52NA
Telephone: 0116 292 4550
Distance: 0.67 Miles
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Directions from The Driveway to Thurnby Lodge Library
Netherhall Library
117-119 Netherhall Road, Leicester, LE51NH
Telephone:
Distance: 1.33 Miles
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Directions from The Driveway to Netherhall Library
Humberstone Library
Keyham Close, Leicester, LE51FW
Telephone:
Distance: 1.93 Miles
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Directions from The Driveway to Humberstone Library
Hamilton Library And Learning Centre
Maidenwell Ave, Leicester, LE51BL
Telephone: 0116 2212790
Distance: 1.98 Miles
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Directions from The Driveway to Hamilton Library And Learning Centre

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 3.78 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 Driveway 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 4.77 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 Driveway 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

South Wigston Station is 5.39 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 The Driveway 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

Sileby Station is 7.53 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 Driveway 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 18.27 miles away Directions from The Driveway to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 25.98 miles away Directions from The Driveway to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 31.76 miles away Directions from The Driveway to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 56.44 miles away Directions from The Driveway to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 60.26 miles away

Directions from The Driveway to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 60.36 miles away

Directions from The Driveway to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 7.05 Miles Away

Directions from The Driveway to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 7.87 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 11.66 Miles Away

Directions from The Driveway to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 13.37 Miles Away

Directions from The Driveway to M1 J23/A512

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.9 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.23 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to Belgrave Hall
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.23 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to King Richard III Visitor Centre
Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from The Driveway to Leicester Cathedral