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Empire Road in Rochester ME2 2GA

Empire Road is a Street in the Kent town of Rochester with the postcode of ME2 2GA and measures approximately 69 metres long.

There are 13 other streets named Empire Road in Great Britain.

Empire Road is within the area of Medway (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Empire Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 32102287 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Empire Road is roughly 20.78 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 21.00 and the lowest point being 20.00. A change of 1.00 metres.

Empire Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 26.51 miles East from the centre of London, 8 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 24.08 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 27.2 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Empire Road, ME2 2GA

Sunrise07:42
Sunset17:40

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ME2 2GA

Latest Weather Conditions for Empire Road, ME2 2GA

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 27 October 2021 at 07:00 (19.10 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.0°C (81.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (11 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Empire Road Rochester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Rochester
Address:Medway Valley Leisure Park
Telephone: Learn More
0.38
2: Name:Travelodge Chatham Maritime
Address:Chatham Historic Dockyard, Western Ave, Chatham, ME4 4NT
Telephone:0871 559 1878 Learn More
2.51
3: Name:Premier Inn Chatham Gillingham Victory Pier
Address:Blake Avenue
Telephone: Learn More
3.29
4: Name:Premier Inn Gillingham Business Park
Address:Will Adams Way
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4.19
5: Name:Premier Inn Gravesend A2 Singlewell
Address:Hevercourt Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.74

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Empire Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
20.7820.0021.001.00

Frequently asked Questions for Empire Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the local authority area of Medway Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the ward of Strood South.

What County is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the constituency of Rochester and Strood.

What Part of the UK is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Empire Road in?

Empire Road is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Empire Road

3 Empire Road, Rochester, Strood, ME2 2GA,

Roads that have a Junction with Empire Road

Road NameJunction Type
Oswald Drivepseudo node
Silver Streak Wayjunction

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Location Details

Empire Road
Map showing the location of Empire Road
Latitude51.385664
Longitude0.478062
OS Easting (X):572410
OS Northing (Y):168149
OS Grid Reference:TQ724681

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Empire Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00081659

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Strood Darnley Rd Express
178 Darnley Rd, Strood, ME2 2UW
0345 671 9650
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Directions from Empire Road to Tesco Strood Darnley Rd Express
Morrisons Strood
Knight Road, Strood, Rochester ME2 2BD
01634 714873
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from Empire Road to Morrisons Strood
Tesco Strood Superstore
Charles St, Strood, Rochester, ME2 2DE
0345 677 9654
Distance: 0.87 Miles
Directions from Empire Road to Tesco Strood Superstore
Iceland Strood
69/75 High Street, Strood, Kent, ME2 4AH
01634294369
Distance: 1.01 Miles
Directions from Empire Road to Iceland Strood

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01634STROOD - NDSTRP42FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps >=30 >=30 >=30 Y 18

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Medway Council
Visit the Council's Website
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR
Send email
Telephone Number: 01634 306 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rochester and Strood
The Member of Parliament is Kelly Tolhurst
Details for the MP Kelly Tolhurst on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Kelly Tolhurst on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Kelly Tolhurst won with a majority of 17,072 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,056
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Strood South Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Temple Street Car Park
Temple Street, Strood, Kent
Strood
ME2 2DE
Distance: 0.91 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Commercial Road Car Park
Commercial Road, Strood, Kent
Strood
ME2 2AD
Distance: 0.96 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am. Closed from 8am-3pm on Tuesday & Saturday for Market.
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Civic Centre Car Park
Esplanade, Strood, Kent
Strood
ME1 9TA
Distance: 0.99 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Boley Hill Car Park
Epaul Lane, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1SN
Distance: 1.10 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am. No return within 2 hours of the expiry of your first P&D ticket.
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council

Nearest Schools

Cedar Children's Academy
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 580
Address: Cedar Children's Academy, Cedar Road, Strood, ME2 2JP
Head: Mrs Kirstie Jones ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Empire Road to Cedar Children's Academy
Elaine Primary School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/07/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 345
Address: Elaine Primary School, Elaine Avenue, ME2 2YN
Head: Mr Dean Brewer ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Empire Road to Elaine Primary School
The Pilgrim School (A Church of England Primary With Nursery)
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 27/04/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 224
Address: The Pilgrim School (A Church of England Primary With Nursery), Warwick Crescent, Borstal, ME1 3LF
Head: Mrs Alison Mepsted ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Empire Road to The Pilgrim School (A Church of England Primary With Nursery)
St Nicholas Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 13/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 116
Address: St Nicholas Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School, London Road, Strood, ME2 3HU
Head: Mrs Gisele Johnson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Empire Road to St Nicholas Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School

Nearest Hospitals

Medway Maritime Hospital
Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.79 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Medway Maritime Hospital
Spire Alexandra Hospital
Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.5 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Spire Alexandra Hospital
Gravesham Community Hospital
Address: Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, DA11 0DG,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01474 360500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.27 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Gravesham Community Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.58 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to The Somerfield Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Empire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Empire Road
0.59 Dental Surgery 27a Darnley Road ME2 2EU
0.77 45-47 Cuxton Road ME2 2BU
0.88 Central Road (dental Surgery) 11 Central Road ME2 3HF
0.89 Uj Patel Imos - London Road 5 London Road ME2 3JA
0.89 Dental Surgery 5 London Road ME2 3JA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Empire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Empire Road
0.45 Marlowe Park Medical Ctr. Wells Road, Strood ME2 2PW tel:01634 719692
0.54 Court View Surgery 2a Darnley Road ME2 2HA tel:01634 290333
0.96 Borstal Village Surgery 25 Wouldham Road, Borstal ME1 3JY tel:01634 408765
1.04 Apex Medical Centre Gun Lane, Strood ME2 4UW tel:01634 720220
1.04 Gun Lane Medical Centre Surgery Si Gun Lane, Strood ME2 4UW tel:01634 290644

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Empire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Empire Road
0.45 Hobbs Pharmacy 41-43 Wells Court, Wells Road ME2 2PW
0.53 Hope Online Pharmacy 1st Floor Unit H3, Knight Park Ind. Est, Strood ME2 2LS tel:01634 940880
0.59 Kamsons Pharmacy 29 Darnley Road, Strood ME2 2EU tel:01634 718508
0.88 Tesco Pharmacy Unit 3 ME2 2DE tel:01634 497549
0.93 Focus Chemists 126 Borstal Street, Borstal ME1 3JS tel:01634 405691

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Empire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Empire Road
0.99 Boots Opticians (high Street - Rochester) 117 High Street, Strood ME2 4TJ
1.03 Strood Specsavers Limited 58 High Street, Strood ME2 4AR
1.03 Niall O'kane Optometrists 78-80 High Street, Strood ME2 4AR
1.12 Thorndike Optical Practice Longley Road ME1 2TH
2.09 Specsavers (chatham) 215 High Street ME4 4BG

Nearest Libraries

Strood Library
32 Bryant Road, Strood, Rochester, ME23EP
Telephone: 01634 335890
Distance: 0.99 Miles
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Directions from Empire Road to Strood Library
Rochester Library
Eastgate, Rochester, ME11EW
Telephone: 01634 337411
Distance: 1.23 Miles
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Directions from Empire Road to Rochester Library
Cuxton Library
Bush Road, Cuxton, Rochester, ME21EY
Telephone: 01634 711391
Distance: 1.32 Miles
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Directions from Empire Road to Cuxton Library
Thomas Aveling School and Community Library
Arethusa Road, Rochester, ME12UW
Telephone: 01634 338728
Distance: 1.83 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Empire Road to Thomas Aveling School and Community Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Cuxton Station is 1.07 miles away.

Address: Cuxton station, Station Road, Cuxton, Kent, ME2 1AB

Cuxton is situated on the Medway Valley Line|Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Cuxton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Empire Road to Cuxton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:12:00
Beltring00:36:00
East Farleigh00:24:00
Halling00:04:00
Maidstone Barracks00:17:00
Maidstone West00:21:00
New Hythe00:09:00
Paddock Wood00:40:00
Snodland00:07:00
Strood (Kent)00:05:00
Tonbridge00:48:00
Wateringbury00:29:00
Yalding00:33:00

Strood (Kent) Station is 1.22 miles away.

Address: Strood station, Canal Road, Strood, Kent, ME2 4DR

Strood (Kent) is situated on the Medway Valley Line|Chatham Main Line|North Kent Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Strood (Kent) Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Empire Road to Strood (Kent) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood00:41:00
Albany Park00:39:00
Ashford International02:17:00
Aylesford00:16:00
Barnehurst00:37:00
Bedford02:44:00
Beltring00:40:00
Belvedere00:38:00
Bexley00:36:00
Bexleyheath00:40:00
Birchington-on-sea00:55:00
Blackheath00:55:00
Broadstairs01:09:00
Charlton00:53:00
Chatham00:07:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:44:00
City Thameslink01:19:00
Crayford00:33:00
Cricklewood01:39:00
Cuxton00:04:00
Dartford00:28:00
Deal01:32:00
Denmark Hill01:13:00
Deptford01:03:00
Dover Priory01:50:00
Dumpton Park01:14:00
East Farleigh00:28:00
Ebbsfleet International00:18:00
Elstree & Borehamwood01:49:30
Eltham00:48:00
Erith00:36:00
Falconwood00:45:00
Farringdon01:22:00
Faversham00:33:00
Flitwick02:32:00
Folkestone Central02:01:00
Folkestone West02:03:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:11:00
Gravesend00:12:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater00:21:00
Greenwich01:00:00
Halling00:08:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)02:28:00
Harpenden02:09:00
Hendon01:42:00
Herne Bay00:47:00
Higham00:05:00
Hither Green00:55:00
Kentish Town01:31:00
Kidbrooke00:51:00
Leagrave02:24:00
Lee (London)00:49:00
Lewisham00:59:00
London Blackfriars01:17:00
London Bridge01:11:00
London Cannon Street01:12:00
London Charing Cross01:13:00
London St Pancras International01:26:00
London Victoria01:23:00
London Waterloo East01:09:00
Luton02:19:00
Luton Airport Parkway02:15:00
Maidstone Barracks00:21:00
Maidstone West00:24:30
Margate01:03:00
Martin Mill01:40:00
Maze Hill00:57:00
Mill Hill Broadway01:45:30
Mottingham00:46:00
New Eltham00:46:00
New Hythe00:13:00
Northfleet00:16:00
Nunhead01:07:00
Paddock Wood00:44:00
Peckham Rye01:10:00
Plumstead00:44:00
Radlett01:53:00
Rainham (Kent)00:16:00
Ramsgate01:15:00
Rochester00:03:00
Sandling02:08:00
Sandwich01:26:00
Sidcup00:42:00
Sittingbourne00:24:00
Slade Green00:34:00
Snodland00:11:00
St Albans City02:00:00
Stone Crossing00:23:00
Stratford International00:30:00
Swanscombe00:18:00
Tonbridge00:52:00
Walmer01:35:00
Wateringbury00:33:00
Welling00:43:00
West Hampstead Thameslink01:35:00
Westcombe Park00:55:00
Westenhanger02:11:00
Westgate-on-Sea01:01:00
Whitstable00:41:00
Woolwich Arsenal00:47:00
Woolwich Dockyard00:50:00
Yalding00:37:00

Rochester Station is 1.39 miles away.

Address: Rochester station, 86 Corporation Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1NH

Rochester is situated on the Chatham Main Line|North Kent Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Rochester Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Empire Road to Rochester Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood00:44:00
Adisham01:00:00
Ashford International02:14:00
Aylesham01:03:00
Bekesbourne00:56:00
Birchington-on-sea00:56:00
Broadstairs01:08:00
Bromley South00:35:00
Canterbury East00:50:00
Charlton00:56:00
Chatham00:04:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:44:00
City Thameslink01:22:30
Dartford00:31:00
Deal01:29:00
Denmark Hill00:55:00
Deptford01:06:00
Dover Priory01:21:00
Dumpton Park01:14:00
Ebbsfleet International00:21:00
Elstree & Borehamwood01:53:00
Farningham Road00:20:00
Farringdon01:25:00
Faversham00:33:00
Folkestone Central01:58:00
Folkestone West02:00:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:08:00
Gravesend00:15:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater00:24:00
Greenwich01:03:00
Harpenden02:12:00
Herne Bay00:47:00
Higham00:08:00
Kearsney (Kent)01:14:00
Kentish Town01:34:00
London Blackfriars01:20:00
London Bridge01:14:00
London St Pancras International01:29:00
London Victoria00:56:00
Longfield00:16:00
Luton02:22:00
Luton Airport Parkway02:18:00
Margate01:02:00
Martin Mill01:37:00
Maze Hill01:00:00
Meopham00:12:00
Mill Hill Broadway01:49:00
Newington00:17:00
Northfleet00:19:00
Plumstead00:47:00
Radlett01:56:30
Rainham (Kent)00:13:00
Ramsgate01:15:00
Sandwich01:23:00
Selling00:41:00
Shepherds Well01:10:00
Sittingbourne00:22:00
Slade Green00:37:00
Snowdown01:06:00
Sole Street00:09:00
St Albans City02:03:00
St Mary Cray00:30:00
Stone Crossing00:26:00
Stratford International00:33:00
Strood (Kent)00:03:00
Swanley00:25:00
Swanscombe00:21:00
Teynham00:27:00
Walmer01:32:00
West Hampstead Thameslink01:38:00
Westcombe Park00:58:00
Westgate-on-Sea01:01:00
Whitstable00:41:00
Woolwich Arsenal00:50:00

Chatham Station is 1.89 miles away.

Address: Chatham station, Railway Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6PN

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

Chatham Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Empire Road to Chatham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood00:48:00
Adisham00:56:30
Ashford International02:10:00
Aylesham00:59:30
Bekesbourne00:52:30
Birchington-on-sea00:52:00
Broadstairs01:04:00
Bromley South00:34:00
Canterbury East00:46:00
Charlton01:00:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:40:00
City Thameslink01:26:30
Dartford00:35:00
Deal01:25:00
Denmark Hill00:58:30
Deptford01:10:00
Dover Priory01:17:00
Dumpton Park01:10:00
Ebbsfleet International00:25:00
Elstree & Borehamwood01:57:00
Farningham Road00:24:00
Farringdon01:29:00
Faversham00:29:00
Folkestone Central01:54:00
Folkestone West01:56:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:05:00
Gravesend00:19:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater00:28:00
Greenwich01:07:00
Harpenden02:16:00
Herne Bay00:43:00
Higham00:12:00
Kearsney (Kent)01:11:00
Kentish Town01:38:00
London Blackfriars01:24:00
London Bridge01:18:00
London St Pancras International01:33:00
London Victoria00:59:00
Longfield00:20:00
Luton02:26:00
Luton Airport Parkway02:22:00
Margate00:58:00
Martin Mill01:33:00
Maze Hill01:04:00
Meopham00:16:00
Mill Hill Broadway01:53:00
Newington00:14:00
Northfleet00:23:00
Plumstead00:51:00
Radlett02:00:30
Rainham (Kent)00:10:00
Ramsgate01:11:00
Rochester00:04:00
Sandwich01:19:00
Selling00:37:30
Shepherds Well01:06:00
Sittingbourne00:18:00
Slade Green00:41:00
Snowdown01:02:30
Sole Street00:13:00
St Albans City02:07:00
St Mary Cray00:34:00
Stone Crossing00:30:00
Stratford International00:37:00
Strood (Kent)00:07:00
Swanley00:29:00
Swanscombe00:25:00
Teynham00:23:00
Walmer01:28:00
West Hampstead Thameslink01:42:00
Westcombe Park01:02:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:57:00
Whitstable00:37:00
Woolwich Arsenal00:54:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 15.94 miles away Directions from Empire Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 19.53 miles away Directions from Empire Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 20.19 miles away Directions from Empire Road to London City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 31.9 miles away Directions from Empire Road to London Gatwick Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 6.29 miles away

Directions from Empire Road to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 6.59 miles away

Directions from Empire Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 19.11 miles away

Directions from Empire Road to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 19.45 miles away

Directions from Empire Road to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 0.44 Miles Away

Directions from Empire Road to M2 J2/A228

Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 3.75 Miles Away

Directions from Empire Road to M2 J3/A229/A2045

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 5.72 Miles Away

Directions from Empire Road to M2 J4/A278

Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 5.76 Miles Away

Directions from Empire Road to M20 J4/A228

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.12 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Rochester Cathedral
Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.13 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Guildhall Museum
Attraction Name: Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.92 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Attraction Name: Owletts - National Trust
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.75 (miles)
Directions from Empire Road to Owletts - National Trust