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The Nook Whetstone LE8 6LU

The Nook is a Street in the village of Whetstone with the postcode of LE8 6LU which measures approximately 199 metres long.

The Nook 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 Whetstone.

The Nook has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2801081 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The Nook is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 86.86 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.96 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 17.92 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.87 miles North West from the centre of Northampton.

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Roads that have a Junction with The Nook

StreetJunction Type
High Streetjunction
Winterburn Gardensjunction
Broadbent Closejunction
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Nook, LE8 6LU

Sunrise07:58
Sunset15:51

Latest Weather Conditions for The Nook, LE8 6LU

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 5 December 2021 at 13:00 (15.98 miles away)
Current Weather:Drizzle
Temperature and Humidity:5.0°C (89.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (16 mph)
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Location Details

The Nook
Map showing the location of The Nook
Latitude52.569689
Longitude-1.177445
OS Easting (X):455743
OS Northing (Y):297231
OS Grid Reference:SP557972
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Frequently asked Questions for The Nook

What Council (Local Authority) is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the local authority area of Blaby Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the area of Whetstone Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the ward of North Whetstone.

What County is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the constituency of South Leicestershire.

What Part of the UK is The Nook in?

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

What County Council area is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Nook in?

The Nook is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Nook

29, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Detached)44, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Semi-detached)
33, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Semi-detached)46, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Detached)
40, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Semi-detached)Earls Print Finishing, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Other)
42, The Nook, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LU, (Semi-detached)

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130153
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age41.12
Area Population1586.00
Male Population759.00 (48%)
Female Population827.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants18 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025647
LSOA Name:Blaby 009C
SOA Code:5c
SOA Name:Comfortable neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005341
MSOA Name:Blaby 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Blaby
8 Johns Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ
01162781295
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Directions from The Nook to Iceland Blaby
Waitrose Blaby
8 John's Court, Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
0116 2775158
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Directions from The Nook to Waitrose Blaby
Tesco Narborough Express
1 Copt Oak Court, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 3WY
0345 671 9249
Distance: 1.75 Miles
Directions from The Nook to Tesco Narborough Express
Tesco Countesthorpe Express
King William IV, 5 The Square, Countesthorpe, LE8 5RN
0345 610 2940
Distance: 2.01 Miles
Directions from The Nook to Tesco Countesthorpe Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
0116NARBOROUGH; LEICESTERSHIRE - EMNARBOP16FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 13.6 6.5 >=30 Y 12

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: North Whetstone Ward
Parish: Whetstone Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Schools

St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 22/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone, Wale Road, Whetstone, LE8 6NJ
Head: Mrs Alison Banks (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Nook to St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone
Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 15/05/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 391
Address: Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School, Queens Road, Blaby, LE8 4EG
Head: Ms Kerry Rodger ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Nook to Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School
Badgerbrook Primary School
Distance: 0.6 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 03/10/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 420
Address: Badgerbrook Primary School, Badger Drive, Whetstone, LE8 6ZW
Head: Ms Angie Meyrick (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Nook to Badgerbrook Primary School
Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School
Distance: 0.78 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 The Nook to Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 4.31 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 4.35 (miles)
Directions from The Nook 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: 5.02 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Spire 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: 5.78 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Nook

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Nook
0.14 Whetstone Dental Surgery 3 Grove Road, Whetstone LE8 6LN
0.60 Dental Surgery 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN
1.09 Narborough Dental Surgery 21 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2HL
1.38 Dental Surgery 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE
1.76 Dental Practice 19-20 Stewart Avenue, Enderby LE19 4LN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Nook

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Nook
0.60 Hazelmere Medical Centre 58 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN tel:0116 2771666
0.73 Northfield Medical Centre 12 Villers Court, Blaby LE8 4NS tel:0116 3192203
0.99 C/o The Limes Medical Centre 65 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2DU tel:0845 0450428
0.99 The Limes Medical Centre 65 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2DU tel:0116 2864421
1.87 Enderby Medical Centre Shortridge Lane, Enderby LE19 4LY tel:0116 2866088

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Nook

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Nook
0.24 Whetstone Chemist 48 High Street, Whetstone LE8 6LP tel:0116 2750731
0.59 Lloydspharmacy 3 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW tel:0116 2772535
0.71 Lloydspharmacy 1 Villers Court, Blaby LE8 4HP tel:0116 2771408
0.97 Village Pharmacy 2 Victoria Street, Narborough LE19 2DP tel:0116 2867047
0.99 Brennans Pharmacy 65 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2DU tel:0116 2863000

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Nook

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Nook
0.59 Specsavers (blaby) 7 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW
0.68 Blaby Eyecare 15 Johns Court, Blaby LE8 4DJ
0.77 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (blaby) 3 Sycamore Corner, Leicester Road, Blaby LE8 4GR
1.02 Narborough Eyecare Ltd 3 Royal Court, Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2EG
1.90 Boots Opticians (fosse Park - Leicester) Unit 2, Fosse Park Shopping Centre, Fosse Park Avenue LE19 1HJ

Nearest Libraries

Blaby Library
Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 0.59 Miles
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Directions from The Nook to Blaby Library
Narborough Library
Narborough Library, Station Road, Narborough, LE192HR
Telephone: 0116 3053706
Distance: 1.11 Miles
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Directions from The Nook to Narborough Library
Glenhills Library
Glen Parva Parish Hall, Dorothy Avenue, Leicester, LE29JD
Telephone: 0116 305 3530
Distance: 1.42 Miles
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Directions from The Nook to Glenhills Library
Cosby Library
Park Road, Cosby, LE91RN
Telephone: 0116 305 8764
Distance: 1.53 Miles
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Directions from The Nook to Cosby Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Narborough Station is 1.09 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 The Nook 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

South Wigston Station is 2.02 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 Nook 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 4.80 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 Nook 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

Hinckley (Leics) Station is 8.51 miles away.

Address: Hinckley station, Station Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1UE

Hinckley (Leics) is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Hinckley (Leics) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Nook to Hinckley (Leics) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:38:00
Coleshill Parkway00:22:00
Leicester00:20:30
Narborough00:08:00
Nuneaton00:07:00
South Wigston00:14:00

Nearest Airports

Coventry Airport is 18.74 miles away Directions from The Nook to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 18.88 miles away Directions from The Nook to East Midlands Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 24.64 miles away Directions from The Nook to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 51.23 miles away Directions from The Nook to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 66.9 miles away

Directions from The Nook to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 67 miles away

Directions from The Nook to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 2.25 Miles Away

Directions from The Nook to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 5.21 Miles Away

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

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 6.21 Miles Away

Directions from The Nook to M69 J2/B4669

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 8.28 Miles Away

Directions from The Nook to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.94 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.59 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.6 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.73 (miles)
Directions from The Nook to Jewry Wall Museum