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Papyrus Drive in Sittingbourne ME10 5BJ

Papyrus Drive is a Street in the Kent town of Sittingbourne with the postcode of ME10 5BJ and measures approximately 61 metres long.

There is only one street named Papyrus Drive making it unique in Great Britain.

Papyrus Drive is within the area of Swale District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Bobbing.

Papyrus Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 39010488 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Papyrus Drive is roughly 22.26 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 22.40 and the lowest point being 21.70. A change of 0.70 metres.

Papyrus Drive is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 36.95 miles East from the centre of London, 9.78 miles North East from the centre of Maidstone, 16.75 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 28.51 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Papyrus Drive, ME10 5BJ

Sunrise07:43
Sunset17:37

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ME10 5BJ

Latest Weather Conditions for Papyrus Drive, ME10 5BJ

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 28 October 2021 at 14:00 (15.01 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:16.7°C (64.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (16 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Papyrus Drive Sittingbourne

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Sittingbourne Kent
Address:Bobbing Corner
Telephone: Learn More
0.29
2: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
4.64
3: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
Telephone: Learn More
4.81
4: Name:Premier Inn Gillingham Business Park
Address:Will Adams Way
Telephone: Learn More
6.25
5: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
7.13

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Papyrus Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
22.2621.7022.400.70

Frequently asked Questions for Papyrus Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the local authority area of Swale Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the area of Bobbing Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the ward of The Meads.

What County is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey.

What Part of the UK is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Papyrus Drive in?

Papyrus Drive is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Papyrus Drive

Road NameJunction Type
Vellum Drivejunction

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Location Details

Papyrus Drive
Map showing the location of Papyrus Drive
Latitude51.349402
Longitude0.712815
OS Easting (X):588890
OS Northing (Y):164696
OS Grid Reference:TQ889647

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Papyrus Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124710
ONS Area NameDeprived Blue-Collar Terraces
Average Age33.92
Area Population2774.00
Male Population1353.00 (49%)
Female Population1421.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants54 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01024567
LSOA Name:Swale 009C
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02005123
MSOA Name:Swale 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Milton Regis Express
Chalkwell Rd, Milton Regis, Sittingbourne, ME10 1BQ
0345 026 9272
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Tesco Milton Regis Express
Morrisons Sittingbourne
Mill Way, Sittingbourne ME10 3EX
01795 473961
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Morrisons Sittingbourne
Asda Sittingbourne
Mill Way - Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne, ME10 2PD
01795 420186
Distance: 1.26 Miles
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Asda Sittingbourne
Iceland Sittingbourne Food Wh
UNIT 2 PRINCES ST. RET.PK, SITTINGBOURNE, KENT, ME10 3HH
01795410021
Distance: 1.28 Miles
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Iceland Sittingbourne Food Wh

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Area Code: 01634 - Medway

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Swale Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 3HT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01795 417 850
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey
The Member of Parliament is Gordon Henderson
Details for the MP Gordon Henderson on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Gordon Henderson won with a majority of 24,479 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83,917
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: The Meads Ward
Parish: Bobbing Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Milton High Street Car Park
High Street, Milton Regis, Kent
Milton Regis
ME10 2AN
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 2 hours
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Cockleshell Walk Car Park
St Michaels Road, Sittingbourne, Kent
Sittingbourne
ME10 1AS
Distance: 0.93 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 10 hours
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Spring Street Car Park
St. Michael's Road, Sittingbourne, Kent
Sittingbourne
ME10 3EL
Distance: 0.96 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 4 hours
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Forum Centre Car Park
The Forum, Sittingbourne, Kent
Sittingbourne
ME10 3DL
Distance: 1.09 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 4 hours
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Grove Park Primary School
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/09/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 424
Address: Grove Park Primary School, Hilton Drive, ME10 1PT
Head: Ms Nicola Hague (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Grove Park Primary School
Bobbing Village School
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 28/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Bobbing Village School, Sheppey Way, Bobbing, ME9 8PL
Head: Mrs Diane Browning (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Bobbing Village School
Westlands School
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1623
Address: Westlands School, Westlands Avenue, ME10 1PF
Head: Mr Simon Cox (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Westlands School
Regis Manor Primary School
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 475
Address: Regis Manor Primary School, Middletune Avenue, Milton Regis, ME10 2HT
Head: Mrs Karen Mirams (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Regis Manor Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.45 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Sheppey Community Hospital
Address: Plover Road, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 879100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.73 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Sheppey Community Hospital
Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Address: Sheppey Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Dmc Community Outpatient Services
Telephone: 2076351012
Distance: 5.73 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Medway Maritime Hospital
Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.66 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Medway Maritime Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Papyrus Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Papyrus Drive
0.78 Chopra & Associates Sutton House, 5 London Road ME10 1NQ
0.84 Bespoke Orthodontics 95b High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AR
0.84 Dental Surgery 95b High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AR
0.84 Milton Regis Dental Clinic 95b High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AR
0.84 The London Road Dental Practice 20 London Road ME10 1NA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Papyrus Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Papyrus Drive
0.20 The Meads Medical Practice 29 Quartz Way, The Meads ME10 5AA tel:01795 477266
0.80 London Road Medical Centre 32 London Road ME10 1ND tel:01795 472100
0.84 Milton Regis Surgery 95 High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AR tel:01795 426640
1.38 Grovehurst Surgery Grovehurst Road, Kemsley ME10 2ST tel:01795 430444
1.45 Memorial Medical Centre Bell Road ME10 4XX tel:01795 477764

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Papyrus Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Papyrus Drive
0.29 Kamsons Pharmacy Quartz Way, Off Jacinth Drive ME10 5JA tel:01795 438558
0.78 Lloydspharmacy 23 London Road ME10 1NQ
0.85 Lloydspharmacy 80 High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AN
0.85 Superdrug Pharmacy 80 High Street, Milton Regis ME10 2AN tel:01795 470462
1.11 Boots The Chemists 122 High Street ME10 4PL

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Papyrus Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Papyrus Drive
1.11 John Frewin Opticians - Sittingbourne 114 High Street ME10 4PL
1.11 Snk Eyecare Ltd (sittingbourne) 114 High Street ME10 4PL
1.15 Contact Lens Centre 37 The Forum ME10 3DL
1.15 Specsavers (sittingbourne) Unit 7/8, The Forum ME10 3DL
1.15 Boots (sittingbourne) 99 High Street ME10 4AJ

Nearest Libraries

Sittingbourne Library
Central Avenue, Sittingbourne, ME104AH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.21 Miles
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Directions from Papyrus Drive to Sittingbourne Library
Teynham Library
131 London Road, Teynham, Sittingbourne, ME99QJ
Telephone: 01795 521674
Distance: 3.91 Miles
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Directions from Papyrus Drive to Teynham Library
Queenborough Library
Railway Terrace, Queenborough, Sheppey, ME115AY
Telephone: 01795 663 695
Distance: 4.84 Miles
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Directions from Papyrus Drive to Queenborough Library
Rainham Library
Birling Avenue, Medway, ME87LR
Telephone: 01634 333854
Distance: 4.89 Miles
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Directions from Papyrus Drive to Rainham Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Sittingbourne Station is 1.07 miles away.

Address: Sittingbourne station, St. Michaels Road, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 3ED

Sittingbourne is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sittingbourne Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Sittingbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birchington-on-sea00:34:00
Broadstairs00:47:00
Bromley South00:50:00
Canterbury East00:28:00
Chatham00:18:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:23:00
Dover Priory00:58:00
Dumpton Park00:52:00
Ebbsfleet International00:42:00
Faversham00:11:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:14:00
Gravesend00:36:00
Herne Bay00:25:00
Kemsley00:06:00
London St Pancras International01:01:30
London Victoria01:11:00
Longfield00:37:00
Margate00:41:00
Meopham00:33:00
Newington00:05:00
Queenborough00:16:00
Rainham (Kent)00:08:00
Ramsgate00:55:00
Rochester00:22:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:21:00
Stratford International00:54:00
Strood (Kent)00:25:00
Swale00:10:00
Teynham00:05:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:39:00
Whitstable00:18:00

Kemsley Station is 1.33 miles away.

Address: Kemsley station, Sheerness Road, Kemsley, Kent, ME10 2ST

Kemsley is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Kemsley Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Kemsley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Queenborough00:09:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:14:30
Sittingbourne00:05:30
Swale00:04:00

Newington Station is 1.93 miles away.

Address: Newington station, Station Road, Newington, Kent, ME9 7LQ

Newington is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Newington Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Newington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:42:00
Aylesham00:45:00
Bekesbourne00:38:00
Birchington-on-sea00:41:00
Broadstairs00:55:00
Bromley South00:47:00
Canterbury East00:33:00
Chatham00:14:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:28:00
Denmark Hill01:17:00
Dover Priory01:01:00
Dumpton Park00:58:00
Farningham Road00:38:00
Faversham00:17:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:10:00
Herne Bay00:32:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:56:00
London Victoria01:06:00
Longfield00:34:00
Margate00:49:00
Meopham00:30:00
Rainham (Kent)00:04:00
Ramsgate01:03:00
Rochester00:18:00
Selling00:23:00
Shepherds Well00:51:30
Sittingbourne00:05:00
Snowdown00:47:30
Sole Street00:27:00
St Mary Cray00:47:00
Swanley00:43:00
Teynham00:10:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:45:00
Whitstable00:25:00

Swale Station is 3.13 miles away.

Address: Swale station, Sheppey Way, near Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8SS

Swale is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Swale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Swale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:04:00
Queenborough00:05:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:10:00
Sittingbourne00:09:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 15.17 miles away Directions from Papyrus Drive to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 27.85 miles away Directions from Papyrus Drive to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 28.92 miles away Directions from Papyrus Drive to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 29.35 miles away Directions from Papyrus Drive to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 16.28 miles away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 16.51 miles away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 19.24 miles away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 19.54 miles away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 2.56 Miles Away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 5.62 Miles Away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to M2 J4/A278

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 7.29 Miles Away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 8.16 Miles Away

Directions from Papyrus Drive to M20 J7/A249

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 0.94 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 3.94 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Doddington Place Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 5.53 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Doddington Place Gardens
Attraction Name: Minster Gatehouse
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.59 (miles)
Directions from Papyrus Drive to Minster Gatehouse