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Forge Lane Bearsted

Forge Lane is a Street in the village of Bearsted which measures approximately 96 metres long.

Forge Lane is within the area of Maidstone Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Bearsted.

Forge Lane is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 33.65 miles South East from the centre of London, 2.56 miles East from the centre of Maidstone, 21.71 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.12 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Forge Lane

Sunrise07:39
Sunset15:52

Latest Weather Conditions for Forge Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 1 December 2021 at 08:00 (22.10 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:7.9°C (75.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (16 mph)
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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Location Details

Forge Lane
Map showing the location of Forge Lane
Latitude51.274158
Longitude0.581496
OS Easting (X):580042
OS Northing (Y):156000
OS Grid Reference:TQ800560
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Frequently asked Questions for Forge Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the area of Bearsted Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the ward of Bearsted.

What County is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Forge Lane in?

Forge Lane is located within the Kent Police area.

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123493
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age46.99
Area Population1588.00
Male Population738.00 (46%)
Female Population850.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants9 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024328
LSOA Name:Maidstone 007C
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02005074
MSOA Name:Maidstone 007

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
143 Ashford Rd, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME14 4NE
0345 671 9276
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Directions from Forge Lane to Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Grovewood Dr North, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5TQ
0345 677 9447
Distance: 1.13 Miles
Directions from Forge Lane to Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Sainsburys Maidstone
Romney Place, Maidstone, England, ME15 6SF
01622 681183
Distance: 2.32 Miles
Directions from Forge Lane to Sainsburys Maidstone
Morrisons Maidstone
Sutton Road, Maidstone ME15 9NN
01622 687280
Distance: 2.42 Miles
Directions from Forge Lane to Morrisons Maidstone

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Area Code: 01634 - Medway

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Maidstone
Visit the Council's Website
Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone, Kent &ME16 6JQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent
The Member of Parliament is Helen Whately
Details for the MP Helen Whately on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Helen Whately on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Helen Whately won with a majority of 21,976 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,403
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bearsted Ward
Parish: Bearsted Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Schools

Thurnham Church of England Infant School
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 21/05/2009)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 271
Address: Thurnham Church of England Infant School, The Landway, Bearsted, ME14 4BL
Head: Mr Christopher James (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forge Lane to Thurnham Church of England Infant School
Roseacre Junior School
Distance: 0.51 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 21/06/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 428
Address: Roseacre Junior School, The Landway, Bearsted, ME14 4BL
Head: Mrs Elaine Watson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forge Lane to Roseacre Junior School
Madginford Primary School
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/07/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 647
Address: Madginford Primary School, Egremont Road, Bearsted, ME15 8LH
Head: Mrs Amanda Woolcombe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forge Lane to Madginford Primary School
Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 09/09/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 437
Address: Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School, Provender Way, Grove Green, ME14 5TZ
Head: Mr D J Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forge Lane to Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 1.13 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
KIMS Hospital
Address: Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5FT,
NHS Sector
KIMS Hospital
Telephone: 01622 237 500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.34 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to KIMS Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.21 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to The Somerfield Hospital
Maidstone Hospital
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.22 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Maidstone Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Forge Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Forge Lane
0.63 Dental Surgery 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4BT
0.65 K2 Smiles Ltd 1 Cavendish Way, Bearsted ME15 8PW
1.00 Grove Green Orthodontic Centre Penhurst Close, Weavering ME14 5BT
1.00 Grove Green Orthodontic Centre Penhurst Close, Weavering ME14 5BT
2.14 Kent Smile Studio 16 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Forge Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Forge Lane
0.57 Bearsted Yeoman Lane, Bearsted ME14 4DS tel:01622 737326
1.21 The Spires Chiltern Close, Downswood ME15 8XG tel:01622 862759
1.22 Grove Green Medical Centre Unit 1 Minor Centre, Grove Green, Weavering ME14 5PX tel:01622 734775
2.18 The Medical Centre Group The Medical Practice, 10a Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LN tel:01622 753920
2.25 Albion Place Medical Practice 23-29 Albion Place ME14 5DY tel:01622 235613

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Forge Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Forge Lane
0.66 Paydens Ltd 126-128 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4LX tel:01622 737713
1.22 Lloydspharmacy Grove Green, Weavering ME14 5PX
1.26 Spires Pharmacy Flat 4, The Spires, Deringwood Drive, Downswood ME15 8XW tel:01622 862840
2.14 Lloydspharmacy 11-12 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Shepway ME15 7LW
2.22 Penenden Heath Pharmacy 321 Boxley Road, Penenden Heath ME14 2HN tel:01622 690551

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Forge Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Forge Lane
2.39 Boots Opticians (king Street - Maidstone) 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW
2.43 Vision Express (maidstone) The Mall ME15 6AS
2.43 Optical Express [maidstone] 310 - 312 Dukes Walk, Chequers Centre ME15 6AT
2.49 Wilkinsons The Opticians (maidstone) 50 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ
2.51 Batemans Opticians (maidstone) 6 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JG

Nearest Libraries

Bearsted Library
The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 0.07 Miles
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Directions from Forge Lane to Bearsted Library
Madginford Library
Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 0.98 Miles
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Directions from Forge Lane to Madginford Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 2.14 Miles
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Directions from Forge Lane to Shepway Library
Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 2.58 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Forge Lane to Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Bearsted Station is 0.20 miles away.

Address: Bearsted station, Ware Street, Bearsted, Kent, ME14 4PH

Bearsted is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Bearsted Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Forge Lane to Bearsted Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:28:00
Barming00:11:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:23:30
Bromley South00:54:00
Canterbury West00:57:30
Charing (Kent)00:17:00
Chartham00:51:30
Chilham00:47:30
East Malling00:14:00
Harrietsham00:07:00
Hollingbourne00:04:00
Kemsing00:28:00
Lenham00:11:00
London Victoria01:13:00
Maidstone East00:06:00
Otford00:33:00
St Mary Cray00:46:00
Swanley00:42:00
West Malling00:17:00
Wye00:41:30

Hollingbourne Station is 2.10 miles away.

Address: Hollingbourne station, Eythorne Street, Hollingbourne, Kent, ME17 1TX

Hollingbourne is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Hollingbourne Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forge Lane to Hollingbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:24:30
Barming00:15:00
Bearsted00:04:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:28:00
Bromley South00:58:00
Canterbury West00:53:30
Charing (Kent)00:13:00
Chartham00:47:30
Chilham00:43:30
East Malling00:19:00
Harrietsham00:04:00
Kemsing00:32:00
Lenham00:07:30
London Victoria01:17:30
Maidstone East00:11:00
Otford00:38:00
St Mary Cray00:50:30
Swanley00:47:00
West Malling00:21:00
Wye00:37:30

Maidstone East Station is 2.61 miles away.

Address: Maidstone East station, Station Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1QN

Maidstone East is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone East Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Forge Lane to Maidstone East Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:33:00
Barming00:04:00
Bearsted00:05:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:17:00
Bromley South00:47:00
Canterbury West01:02:30
Charing (Kent)00:22:00
Chartham00:56:30
Chilham00:52:30
East Malling00:08:00
Harrietsham00:13:00
Hollingbourne00:09:00
Kemsing00:22:00
Lenham00:17:00
London Victoria01:07:00
Otford00:26:00
St Mary Cray00:40:00
Swanley00:36:00
West Malling00:11:00
Wye00:46:30

Maidstone West Station is 2.85 miles away.

Address: Maidstone West station, Station Approach, off The Broadway, Maidstone, ME16 8RJ

Maidstone West is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Forge Lane to Maidstone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:07:00
Beltring00:15:00
Cuxton00:19:00
East Farleigh00:03:00
Ebbsfleet International00:32:00
Gravesend00:27:30
Halling00:15:30
London St Pancras International00:50:00
Maidstone Barracks00:02:00
New Hythe00:09:30
Paddock Wood00:19:00
Snodland00:12:00
Stratford International00:43:00
Strood (Kent)00:23:30
Tonbridge00:27:30
Wateringbury00:08:00
Yalding00:12:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 21.03 miles away Directions from Forge Lane to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 24.02 miles away Directions from Forge Lane to Biggin Hill Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 26.87 miles away Directions from Forge Lane to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London City Airport is 27.91 miles away Directions from Forge Lane to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 15 miles away

Directions from Forge Lane to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 15.34 miles away

Directions from Forge Lane to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 25.8 miles away

Directions from Forge Lane to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 26.27 miles away

Directions from Forge Lane to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 1.57 Miles Away

Directions from Forge Lane to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 1.6 Miles Away

Directions from Forge Lane to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 3.35 Miles Away

Directions from Forge Lane to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 4.29 Miles Away

Directions from Forge Lane to M2 J4/A278

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 2.31 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 4.75 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 5.91 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 8.19 (miles)
Directions from Forge Lane to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway