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Wigston Street Countesthorpe

Wigston Street is a Street in the village of Countesthorpe which measures approximately 167 metres long.

Wigston Street is within the area of Blaby District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Countesthorpe.

Wigston Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 2801836, 2802321 and 2801191 in the National Street Gazetteer.

Wigston Street has the postcodes of LE8 5RQ and LE8 5RP.

Wigston Street is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 85.07 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.59 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 18.75 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.18 miles North West from the centre of Northampton.

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LE8 5RQ
LE8 5RP
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Wigston Street

Sunrise07:55
Sunset15:52

Latest Weather Conditions for Wigston Street

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 3 December 2021 at 10:00 (15.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:5.5°C (97.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (7 mph)
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Location Details

Wigston Street
Map showing the location of Wigston Street
Latitude52.554989
Longitude-1.135837
OS Easting (X):458582
OS Northing (Y):295629
OS Grid Reference:SP586956
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Frequently asked Questions for Wigston Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the local authority area of Blaby Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the area of Countesthorpe Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the ward of Countesthorpe.

What County is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the constituency of South Leicestershire.

What Part of the UK is Wigston Street in?

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

What County Council area is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Wigston Street in?

Wigston Street is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Wigston Street

7, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)44, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Semi-detached)
9, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)45, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
11 - 13, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)46, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Semi-detached)
29, Factory B, Unit 2, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RP, (Other)47, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
29, Unit 4, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RP, (Semi-detached)48, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
29, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RP, (Detached)49, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
29, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RP, (Other)51, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
31, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)52, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
33, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)53, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
35, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)54, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
41, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)55, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
42, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Semi-detached)56, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)
43, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)62, Wigston Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5RQ, (Terraced)

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130003
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age44.02
Area Population1666.00
Male Population795.00 (48%)
Female Population871.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants15 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025618
LSOA Name:Blaby 011C
SOA Code:5c
SOA Name:Comfortable neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005343
MSOA Name:Blaby 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Countesthorpe Express
King William IV, 5 The Square, Countesthorpe, LE8 5RN
0345 610 2940
Distance: 0.07 Miles
Directions from Wigston Street to Tesco Countesthorpe Express
Waitrose Blaby
8 John's Court, Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
0116 2775158
Distance: 1.81 Miles
Directions from Wigston Street to Waitrose Blaby
Iceland Blaby
8 Johns Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ
01162781295
Distance: 1.83 Miles
Directions from Wigston Street to Iceland Blaby
Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 1.86 Miles
Directions from Wigston Street 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
Less than 2 Mbps 2.8 3.4 4.8 N 20

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Blaby
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, Leicestershire &LE19 2EP
Send email
Telephone Number: 01162 750 555
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Leicestershire
The Member of Parliament is Alberto Costa
Details for the MP Alberto Costa on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alberto Costa on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Alberto Costa won with a majority of 24,004 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,520
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Countesthorpe Ward
Parish: Countesthorpe Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Schools

Greenfield Primary School
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/06/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 636
Address: Greenfield Primary School, Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe, LE8 5SG
Head: Mr Colin Bowpitt (Executive Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wigston Street to Greenfield Primary School
Oakfield School
Distance: 0.83 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/06/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 11
Address: Oakfield School, Hospital Lane, Blaby, LE8 4FE
Head: Mrs Alison Siddons (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wigston Street to Oakfield School
Countesthorpe Leysland Community College
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 08/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1425
Address: Countesthorpe Leysland Community College, Winchester Road, Countesthorpe, LE8 5PR
Head: Mrs Catherine Aitcheson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wigston Street to Countesthorpe Leysland Community College
Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School
Distance: 1.45 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 213
Address: Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School, Hospital Lane, Blaby, LE8 4FE
Head: Mr Colin Bowpitt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wigston Street to Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 4.26 (miles)
Directions from Wigston 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: 4.67 (miles)
Directions from Wigston 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: 4.96 (miles)
Directions from Wigston 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: 5.65 (miles)
Directions from Wigston Street to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Wigston Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Wigston Street
0.03 Rd Dental 18 Central Street, Countesthorpe LE8 5QJ
1.75 Dental Surgery 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN
1.93 Whetstone Dental Surgery 3 Grove Road, Whetstone LE8 6LN
2.39 Dental Surgery 45 Long Street LE18 2AJ
2.44 Dental Surgery 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Wigston Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Wigston Street
0.03 Countesthorpe Health Centre Central Street, Countesthorpe LE8 5QJ tel:0116 2776336
1.75 Hazelmere Medical Centre 58 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN tel:0116 2771666
1.78 South Wigston Health Ctr. 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4SE tel:0116 2782028
1.92 Northfield Medical Centre 12 Villers Court, Blaby LE8 4NS tel:0116 3192203
2.11 Bushloe Surgery Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 3440233

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Wigston Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Wigston Street
0.03 Countesthorpe Chemist 16 Central Street, Countesthorpe LE8 5QJ
1.72 Jhoots Pharmacy 117 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4PB tel:0116 2787223
1.75 Well South Wigston - Blaby Road 64 Blaby Road LE18 4SD tel:01162 785160
1.77 Lloydspharmacy 3 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW tel:0116 2772535
1.80 Little Hill Pharmacy Ltd Unit 4, Launceston Road LE18 2GL tel:0116 2813120

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Wigston Street

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

Nearest Libraries

Countesthorpe Library
Station Road, Countesthorpe, Harborough, LE85TB
Telephone: 0116 305 3527
Distance: 0.41 Miles
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Directions from Wigston Street to Countesthorpe Library
South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 1.66 Miles
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Directions from Wigston Street to South Wigston Library
Blaby Library
Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 1.77 Miles
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Directions from Wigston Street to Blaby Library
Wigston Magna Library
Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 2.44 Miles
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Directions from Wigston Street to Wigston Magna Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 1.88 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 Wigston 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 3.05 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 Wigston 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 5.30 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 Wigston 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 9.91 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 Wigston 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

Coventry Airport is 19.26 miles away Directions from Wigston Street to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 20.47 miles away Directions from Wigston Street to East Midlands Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 26.01 miles away Directions from Wigston Street to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 50.45 miles away Directions from Wigston Street to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.41 miles away

Directions from Wigston Street to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.51 miles away

Directions from Wigston Street to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 4 Miles Away

Directions from Wigston Street to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 6.9 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 7.62 Miles Away

Directions from Wigston Street to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 7.68 Miles Away

Directions from Wigston Street to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.21 (miles)
Directions from Wigston Street to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.12 (miles)
Directions from Wigston Street to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.31 (miles)
Directions from Wigston Street to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 5.47 (miles)
Directions from Wigston Street to King Richard III Visitor Centre