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Argent Road Queenborough

Argent Road is a Street in the Kent town of Queenborough

The local council responsible for Argent Road is Swale District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Queenborough Civil Parish.

Argent Road has the postcodes of ME11 5HZ and ME11 5TS.

Argent Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East of the UK. 37.53 miles East from the centre of London, 13.38 miles North East from the centre of Maidstone, 16.94 miles North West from the centre of Canterbury and 25.59 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

Latest Weather Conditions for Argent Road

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 24 January 2018 at 06:00 (10.84 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:11.4°C (91.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (21 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Argent Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the local authority area of Swale District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the area of Queenborough Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the ward of Queenborough and Halfway Ward.

What County is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the South East region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the Kent County Council area.

What Police Force area is Argent Road in?

Argent Road is located within the Kent Police Police area.

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Postcodes for Argent Road

ME11 5HZ
ME11 5TS

Location detailsCar Parks near Argent Road

Queenborough Station Car Park
Main Road, Queenborough, Kent
Queenborough
ME11 5DB
Distance: 1.14 km (click for directions)
Staffed part time. Station has CCTV. Railway users park free.
Telephone: 08450002222
Operated by: Southeastern
Queenborough Library Car Park
Well Road, Queenborough, Kent
Queenborough
ME11 5AY
Distance: 1.23 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Guildhall Car Park
North Road, Queenborough, Kent
Queenborough
ME11 5EN
Distance: 1.49 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Old House at Home Car Park
High Street, Queenborough, Kent
Queenborough
ME11 5AA
Distance: 1.51 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Park Road Car Park
Park Road, Queenborough, Kent
Queenborough
ME11 5EU
Distance: 1.51 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Argent Road is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Argent Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.405500440000, 0.74807696700000
OS Reference: 591111.236637, 171024.210812
OS Grid Reference: TQ911710

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Argent Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 178
OS Landranger Map Name: Thames Estuary
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

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

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.8
Median Speed: 3.3
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 11

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Queenborough School and Nursery

Distance: 1.21 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 485
Address: Edward Road, ME11 5DF
Telephone: 01795662574
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Argent Road to Queenborough School and Nursery

West Minster Primary School

Distance: 2.77 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 470
Address: St George's Avenue, ME12 1ET
Telephone: 01795662178
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Argent Road to West Minster Primary School

Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey

Distance: 2.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1512
Address: Minster Road, ME12 3JQ
Telephone: 01795873591
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Argent Road to Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey

Iwade School

Distance: 3.44 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 476
Address: School Lane, Iwade, ME9 8RS
Telephone: 01795472578
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Argent Road to Iwade School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

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: 3.3 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Sheppey Community Hospital

Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)

Address: Plover Road, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Dmc Healthcare
Distance: 3.3 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)

Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.91 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital)

Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4XX,
NHS Sector
Dmc Healthcare
Distance: 7.91 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital)
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dmc Community Dermatology Clinic

Address: Sheppey Community Hosp, Plover Road, Minster on Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3LT
Telephone: 01795 879199
Distance: 3.31 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dmc Community Dermatology Clinic

Dmc Sheppey Ophthalmology

Address: Sheppey Community Hosp, Plover Rd,minster-on-sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT
Telephone: 01795 879199
Distance: 3.31 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dmc Sheppey Ophthalmology

Dmc Sheppey-w.i. Clinic

Address: Plover Road, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3LT
Telephone: 01795 879199
Distance: 3.31 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dmc Sheppey-w.i. Clinic

Minster Medical Centre

Address: Minster Medical Ctr., Sheppey Community Hosp, Plover Road, Minster, Sheerness, ME12 3LT
Telephone: 01795 877714
Distance: 3.31 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Minster Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 218 High Street, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1UN
Distance: 3.72 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 6 the Broadway, Minster on Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 2RN
Distance: 3.88 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgeons

Address: Dental Surgeons, 19 Broadway, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1AB
Distance: 4 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dental Surgeons

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 50a High Street, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1NL
Distance: 4 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Queenborough Library

Railway Terrace, Queenborough, Sheppey, ME115AY
Telephone: 01795 663 695
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Argent Road to Queenborough Library

Sheerness Library

Sheerness Gateway, 38 High Street , Sheerness, ME121NL
Telephone: 01795 662618
Distance: 4 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Argent Road to Sheerness Library

Minster-in-Sheppey Library

Worcester Close, Minster-In-Sheppey, Sheerness, ME123NP
Telephone: 01795 872363
Distance: 4.21 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Argent Road to Minster-in-Sheppey Library

Grain Library

The Chapel, Chapel Road, Rochester, ME30BZ
Telephone: 01634 338727
Distance: 6 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Argent Road to Grain Library

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

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Queenborough Station is 1.13 Kilometers away

Directions from Argent Road to Queenborough

Queenborough station is operated by Southeastern in the Sittingbourne and Sheppey area on the Sheerness Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bromley South • Chatham • Denmark Hill • Farningham Road • Gillingham (Kent) • Kemsley • Longfield • Meopham • Rainham (Kent) • Rochester • Sheerness-On-Sea • Sittingbourne • Sole Street • St.Mary Cray • Swale • Swanley • Victoria

Swale Station is 1.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Argent Road to Swale

Swale station is operated by Southeastern in the Sittingbourne and Sheppey area on the Sheerness Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Kemsley • Queenborough • Sheerness-On-Sea • Sittingbourne

Sheerness-On-Sea Station is 4.02 Kilometers away

Directions from Argent Road to Sheerness-On-Sea

Sheerness-On-Sea station is operated by Southeastern in the Sittingbourne and Sheppey area on the Sheerness Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bromley South • Chatham • Farningham Road • Gillingham (Kent) • Kemsley • Longfield • Meopham • Queenborough • Rainham (Kent) • Rochester • Sittingbourne • Sole Street • St.Mary Cray • Swale • Swanley • Victoria

Kemsley Station is 4.87 Kilometers away

Directions from Argent Road to Kemsley

Kemsley station is operated by Southeastern in the Sittingbourne and Sheppey area on the Sheerness Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bromley South • Chatham • Denmark Hill • Farningham Road • Gillingham (Kent) • Longfield • Meopham • Queenborough • Rainham (Kent) • Rochester • Sheerness-On-Sea • Sittingbourne • Sole Street • St.Mary Cray • Swale • Swanley • Victoria

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 18.42 Kilometers away Directions from Argent Road to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 51.76 Kilometers away Directions from Argent Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Stansted Airport is 63.52 Kilometers away Directions from Argent Road to London Stansted Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 24.39 Kilometers away
Directions from Argent Road to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing
Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 24.8 Kilometers away
Directions from Argent Road to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing
Gravesend Pier is 26.69 Kilometers away
Directions from Argent Road to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 26.94 Kilometers away
Directions from Argent Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Argent Road is approximately 0.56 miles from the A249

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 10.3 Km Away
Directions from Argent Road to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249
Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 13.72 Km Away
Directions from Argent Road to M2 J4/A278
Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 15.19 Km Away
Directions from Argent Road to M2 J6/A251
Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 16.88 Km Away
Directions from Argent Road to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Foods Limited

Unit 2, Neatscourt Retail Park, Thomsett Way, Queenborough, ME11 5AR
Distance: 0.89 Kilometres
Directions from Argent Road to Iceland Foods Limited

Co-op

3 Main Road, Queenborough, Kent, ME11 5BA
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
Directions from Argent Road to Co-op

The Co-Operative Food

110 - 116 High Street, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1UB
Distance: 3.87 Kilometres
Directions from Argent Road to The Co-Operative Food

Tesco

Bridge Road, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 1RH
Distance: 4.11 Kilometres
Directions from Argent Road to Tesco
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Minster Gatehouse
Distance: 4.77 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Minster Gatehouse

Railways

Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Distance: 6.79 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway

Wildlife

Attraction Name: Oare Marshes
Distance: 12.11 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to Oare Marshes

Wildlife

Attraction Name: South Swale Nature Reserve
Distance: 12.11 (km)
Directions from Argent Road to South Swale Nature Reserve

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Swale District
Visit the Council's Website
Swale House
East Street
Sittingbourne
Kent
ME10 3HT
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01795 417 850
Ward: Queenborough and Halfway Ward
Parish: Queenborough and Halfway Ward
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council:
Address:
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
Details for the MP Gordon Henderson on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Gordon Henderson won with a majority of 15211 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81717
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024597
Ons Area Name:Swale 005C
Average Age : 38.93
Population: 1454.00
Male Population: 716.00 (49.24%)
Female Population: 738.00 (50.76%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 61 (4.2%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Kent Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Queenborough and Halfway ward in Swale is an urban area with more than 3,200 households.

Visit Kent Police Website
Email Kent Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Swale Borough Council

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