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Alston Road Manchester

Alston Road is a Street in the Greater Manchester city of Manchester

The local council responsible for Alston Road is Manchester District Council which is a Metropolitan District .

Alston Road is located within the county of Greater Manchester which is in the North West of the UK. 160.97 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.63 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 29.25 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 34.32 miles East from the centre of Liverpool.

Latest Weather Conditions for Alston Road

Observed at Weather Station:Rostherne No 2 21 January 2018 at 18:00 (11.56 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:3.6°C (97.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (8 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Alston Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the local authority area of Manchester District Council which is a Metropolitan District .

What Parish Council is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the ward of Gorton North Ward.

What County is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester.

What Constituency is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the constituency of Manchester, Gorton Boro Const.

What Region of the UK is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the North West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the Council area.

What Police Force area is Alston Road in?

Alston Road is located within the Greater Manchester Police Police area.

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Location detailsCar Parks near Alston Road

Catherine Street Car Park
Catherine Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester
Manchester
M11 1WR
Distance: 1.04 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Manchester City Council
Reddish North Station Car Park
Gorton Road, Stockport, Greater Manchester
Stockport
SK5 6RS
Distance: 1.62 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs Mon-Sun
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Ashbrook Lane Car Park
Ashbrook Lane, Reddish, Greater Manchester
Reddish
SK5 6RS
Distance: 1.72 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01612176111
Operated by: Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council
North Reddish Park Car Park
Gorton Road, North Reddish
North Reddish
SK5 6UX
Distance: 1.91 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01612176111
Operated by: Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council
Gorton Road Car Park
Gorton Road, North Reddish
North Reddish
SK5 6UX
Distance: 2.01 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Road is approximately 87 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Alston Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 53.463518630000, -2.15983456200000
OS Reference: 389389.699999, 396348.353184
OS Grid Reference: SJ894963

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 109
OS Landranger Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0161 - Manchester
Area Code: 01457 - Glossop
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.3
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 6

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Abbey Hey Primary Academy

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 577
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8PF
Telephone: 01612231592
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Abbey Hey Primary Academy

Wright Robinson College

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1644
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, M18 8RL
Telephone: 01613705121
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Wright Robinson College

St James' CofE Primary School Gorton

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 255
Address: Stelling Street, Gorton, M18 8LW
Telephone: 01612232423
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to St James' CofE Primary School Gorton

St Clement's CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.77 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: Abbey Hey Lane, Higher Openshaw, M11 1LR
Telephone: 01613013268
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to St Clement's CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Address: 4 Birch Hall Lane, Longsight, Manchester, M13 0XE,
NHS Sector
Equilibrium Healthcare
Distance: 3.21 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Bigfoot Independent Hospital

Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Address: Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Manchester Royal Infirmary

Address: Oxford Road, Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Royal Infirmary

Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Address: Oxford Road, Manchester,
NHS Sector
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 276 1234
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.25 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Tiwari's Practice

Address: 63 Reddish Lane, Gorton, Manchester, M18 7JH
Telephone: 0161 2230031
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dr Tiwari's Practice

Gorton Medical Centre

Address: Gorton Medical Centre, 46 Wellington St, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8LJ
Telephone: 0161 2231113
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Gorton Medical Centre

Florence House Medical Practice

Address: Hgr Openshaw Pcc, 1344 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JG
Telephone: 0161 3702133
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Florence House Medical Practice

Lime Square Medical Centre

Address: Lime Square, Ashton Old Road, Openshaw, Manchester, M11 1DA
Telephone: 0161 3710678
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Lime Square Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 165 Chapman Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M18 8LY
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dental Surgery

Wood Family Dental Practice

Address: Wood Family Dental Practice, 673 Manchester Road, Denton, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 2NA
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Wood Family Dental Practice

Kings Dental Centre

Address: Kings Dental Centre, Unit 3, Garratt Way, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Kings Dental Centre

Unit 3

Address: Unit 3, Garratt Way, Gorton, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Unit 3
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gorton Library

Garratt Way, Manchester, M188HE
Telephone: 0161 227 3737
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alston Road to Gorton Library

West End Library

Windsor Road, Denton, Manchester, M342HB
Telephone: 0161 336 2995
Distance: 1.46 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alston Road to West End Library

Droylsden Library

Manchester Road, Droylsden, Manchester, M436EP
Telephone:
Distance: 1.97 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alston Road to Droylsden Library

East City Library

Whitworth House, Mancat Openshaw Campus, Manchester, M112WH
Telephone:
Distance: 2.06 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alston Road to East City Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Alston Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gorton Station is 0.75 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Gorton

Gorton station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Dinting • Fairfield • Flowery Field • Glossop • Godley • Guide Bridge • Hadfield • Hattersley • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Newton For Hyde • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Woodley

Ryder Brow Station is 1.17 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Ryder Brow

Ryder Brow station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Belle Vue • Bredbury • Brinnington • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Strines

Fairfield Station is 1.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Fairfield

Fairfield station is operated by Northern in the Denton and Reddish area on the NTP: Manchester Piccadilly - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Woodley

Belle Vue Station is 1.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Belle Vue

Belle Vue station is operated by Northern in the Manchester, Gorton area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Bredbury • Brinnington • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Ryder Brow • Strines

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 13.61 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 55.77 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Road is approximately 0.83 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J24/M67/A57 - 1.73 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M60 J24/M67/A57
Junction: M67 J1/A6017 - 3.03 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M67 J1/A6017
Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 3.55 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M67 J2/A57 - 4.27 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M67 J2/A57

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Petrol

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Tesco Petrol

Tesco Extra

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Tesco Extra

Lidl

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD1270 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JJ
Distance: 1.06 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Lidl

Aldi

Hyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LDHyde Road, Manchester, M18 8LD1270 Ashton Old Road, Manchester, M11 1JJGarratt Way, Manchester, M18 8HE
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Aldi
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Oak House
Distance: 4.43 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Oak House

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Portland Basin Museum
Distance: 4.51 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Portland Basin Museum

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Central Art Gallery
Distance: 4.88 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Central Art Gallery

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Manchester Museum
Distance: 4.93 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Manchester Museum

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Manchester District
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Albert Square
Manchester
M60 2LA
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 234 5000
Ward: Gorton North Ward
Parish: Gorton North Ward
Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Manchester, Gorton
The Member of Parliament is Afzal Khan
Details for the MP Afzal Khan on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Afzal Khan on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Afzal Khan won with a majority of 31730 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 75362
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005188
Ons Area Name:Manchester 021B
Average Age : 38.66
Population: 1714.00
Male Population: 840.00 (49.01%)
Female Population: 874.00 (50.99%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 42 (2.45%)
ONS Area Code: E01005192
Ons Area Name:Manchester 021D
Average Age : 37.35
Population: 1584.00
Male Population: 814.00 (51.39%)
Female Population: 770.00 (48.61%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 52 (3.28%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Greater Manchester Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
Visit Greater-manchester Police Website
Email Greater-manchester Police
Telephone: 0161 856 3521
Policing Links:
Neighbourhood Community Website

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