Advertisement

West Road in Gillingham

West Road is a Street in the Kent town of Gillingham and measures approximately 97 metres long.

West Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 155 other streets named West Road in Great Britain.

West 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 .

West Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 32102824 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of West Road is roughly 37.40 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 37.80 and the lowest point being 36.20. A change of 1.60 metres.

West Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 28.56 miles East from the centre of London, 8.31 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 23.67 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 25.16 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Map of West Road

Crime:crime for West RoadStreet Crime within the red circle around West Road (April 2021 to June 2021)
Postcodes:postcodes for West RoadPostcodes for West Road
Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
I love my StreetHelp us put West Road on the Map

Do you know why this road is called West Road?

What's it like to live here?

Ask the community a question about West Road.

Sunset and Sunrise times for West Road

Sunrise07:38
Sunset17:43

Latest Weather Conditions for West Road

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 25 October 2021 at 15:00 (16.99 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:15.1°C (78.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (9 mph)
Advertisement

Search for a Street Name

Budget Hotels near West Road Gillingham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Chatham Maritime
Address:Chatham Historic Dockyard, Western Ave, Chatham, ME4 4NT
Telephone:0871 559 1878 Learn More
0.32
2: Name:Premier Inn Chatham Gillingham Victory Pier
Address:Blake Avenue
Telephone: Learn More
0.95
3: Name:Premier Inn Gillingham Business Park
Address:Will Adams Way
Telephone: Learn More
2.41
4: Name:Premier Inn Rochester
Address:Medway Valley Leisure Park
Telephone: Learn More
2.51
5: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.73
Policing for West Road

Neighbourhood Policing

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of West Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
37.4036.2037.801.60

Frequently asked Questions for West Road

What Council (Local Authority) is West Road in?

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

What Parish Council is West Road in?

West Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is West Road in?

West Road is located within the ward of River.

What County is West Road in?

West Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is West Road in?

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

What Part of the UK is West Road in?

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

What County Council area is West Road in?

West Road is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is West Road in?

West Road is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with West Road

Road NameJunction Type
Gordon Roadjunction
South Roadjunction

Hotel Deals for Gillingham

Location Details

West Road
Map showing the location of West Road
Latitude51.393387
Longitude0.531102
OS Easting (X):576070
OS Northing (Y):169133
OS Grid Reference:TQ761691

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for West Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00081435

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Chatham
68-72 The Pentagon, Chatham, England, ME4 4HP
01634 406811
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from West Road to Sainsburys Chatham
Iceland Gillingham
141/145 High Street, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1AQ
01634579629
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Directions from West Road to Iceland Gillingham
Iceland Chatham
279/285 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4BN
01634832097
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Directions from West Road to Iceland Chatham
Asda Gillingham Pier
Pier Road, Gillingham, ME7 1RZ
01634 931100
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from West Road to Asda Gillingham Pier

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01634 - Medway
Area Code: 01474 - Gravesend
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone

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: River Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Gun Wharf Car Park
Dock Road, Chatham, Kent
Chatham
ME4 4TR
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Weekends and bank holidays only.
Telephone: 01634306300
Operated by: Medway Council
Medway Park Car Park
Mill Road, Gillingham, Kent
Gillingham
ME7 1HL
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 9pm-7am. Some of car park is designated as short stay Monday to Friday, and short stay charges apply. No return within 24 hours Mon-Fri of the expiry of your first P&D ticket.
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Riverside Car Park
Dock Road, Chatham, Kent
Chatham
ME4 4SL
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm -7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Town Hall Car Park
Whiffen's Avenue, Chatham, Kent
Chatham
ME4 4SF
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm -7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council

Nearest Schools

MidKent College
Distance: 0.52 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Address: MidKent College, Medway Road, ME7 1FN
Head: Mr Simon Cook (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from West Road to MidKent College
Brompton-Westbrook Primary School
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 432
Address: Brompton-Westbrook Primary School, Kings Bastion, Brompton, ME7 5DQ
Head: Mrs Sue Mason (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from West Road to Brompton-Westbrook Primary School
Oasis Academy Skinner Street
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/07/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 406
Address: Oasis Academy Skinner Street, Skinner Street, ME7 1LG
Head: Ms Kate Harper (Interim Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from West Road to Oasis Academy Skinner Street
Waterfront UTC
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 04/05/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 170
Address: Waterfront UTC, South Side Three Road, ME4 4FQ
Head: Mr Paul Cottam ()
Directions from West Road to Waterfront UTC

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: 1.05 (miles)
Directions from West 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: 4.53 (miles)
Directions from West Road to Spire Alexandra Hospital
KIMS Hospital
Address: Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5FT,
NHS Sector
KIMS Hospital
Telephone: 01622 237 500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.5 (miles)
Directions from West Road to KIMS Hospital
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 7.78 (miles)
Directions from West Road to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near West Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in West Road
0.11 Chatham Dental Centre Honeypot Lane, Kingsbury ME4 4UG
0.69 High Street (dental Surgery) 76-78 High Street ME7 1AY
0.69 70-72 High Street (dental Surgery) 70-72 High Street ME7 1AY
0.74 Dental Surgery 83a High Street ME7 1BL
0.77 Dental Surgery 131a High Street ME4 4DH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near West Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near West Road
0.18 Brompton Medical Centre 28a Garden Street, Brompton ME7 5AS tel:01634 845898
0.76 Mch Pentagon Boots, 30-34 Wilmot Sq, The Pentagon ME4 4BB tel:01634 810195
0.76 Dmc Boots Pentagon 30-34 Pentagon Centre ME4 4BB
0.83 Sunlight Centre Surgery 105 Richmond Road ME7 1LX tel:01634 283847
0.83 Sunlight Centre Surgery 105 Richmond Road ME7 1LX

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near West Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near West Road
0.14 Brompton Pharmacy 3 High Street, Brompton ME7 5AA tel:01634 818499
0.73 College Pharmacy Unit D1 Spectrum Bus Ctre, Medway City Estate ME2 4NP tel:01634 713336
0.76 Boots The Chemists 30-34 Wilmot Square, The Pentagon ME4 4BB
0.81 Boots The Chemists 125-127 High Street ME7 1BS
0.83 Delmergate Ltd Richmond Road ME7 1LX tel:01634 851427

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near West Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near West Road
0.16 Kent Contact Lens Centre Ltd The Guard House, Church Lane, The Historic Dockyard ME4 4TE
0.55 Specsavvy Opticians Ltd Unit 42 Dockside Shopping Centre, Maritime Way, St. Marys Island ME4 3ED
0.72 Mearing & Jackson 15 Skinner Street ME7 1HD
0.75 Boots Opticians (high Street - Gillingham) 96 High Street ME7 1AX
0.76 Boots Opticians (wilmot Square -chatham) 30-34 Wilmot Square, The Pentagon ME4 4BB

Nearest Libraries

Chatham Library
Gun Wharf, Chatham, ME44TX
Telephone: 01634 337799
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from West Road to Chatham Library
Gillingham Library
High Street, Gillingham, ME71BG
Telephone: 01634 337340
Distance: 0.6 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from West Road to Gillingham Library
Rochester Library
Eastgate, Rochester, ME11EW
Telephone: 01634 337411
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from West Road to Rochester Library
Strood Library
32 Bryant Road, Strood, Rochester, ME23EP
Telephone: 01634 335890
Distance: 1.78 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from West Road to Strood Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gillingham (Kent) Station is 0.96 miles away.

Address: Gillingham station, Railway Street, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1XE

Gillingham (Kent) is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

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

Directions from West Road to Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood00:52:00
Adisham00:51:00
Ashford International02:06:00
Aylesham00:54:00
Bekesbourne00:47:00
Birchington-on-sea00:47:00
Broadstairs01:00:00
Bromley South00:39:00
Canterbury East00:42:00
Charlton01:04:00
Chatham00:04:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:36:00
City Thameslink01:30:30
Dartford00:39:00
Deal01:21:00
Denmark Hill01:03:00
Deptford01:14:00
Dover Priory01:12:00
Dumpton Park01:06:00
Ebbsfleet International00:29:00
Elstree & Borehamwood02:01:00
Farningham Road00:28:00
Farringdon01:33:00
Faversham00:25:00
Folkestone Central01:50:00
Folkestone West01:52:00
Gravesend00:23:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater00:32:00
Greenwich01:11:00
Harpenden02:20:00
Herne Bay00:38:00
Higham00:16:00
Kearsney (Kent)01:05:00
Kentish Town01:42:00
London Blackfriars01:28:00
London Bridge01:22:00
London St Pancras International01:37:00
London Victoria01:03:30
Longfield00:24:00
Luton02:30:00
Luton Airport Parkway02:26:00
Margate00:54:00
Martin Mill01:29:00
Maze Hill01:08:00
Meopham00:20:00
Mill Hill Broadway01:57:00
Newington00:09:00
Northfleet00:27:00
Plumstead00:55:00
Radlett02:04:30
Rainham (Kent)00:05:00
Ramsgate01:08:00
Rochester00:08:00
Sandwich01:15:00
Selling00:32:00
Shepherds Well01:01:00
Sittingbourne00:14:00
Slade Green00:45:00
Snowdown00:57:00
Sole Street00:17:00
St Albans City02:11:00
St Mary Cray00:38:00
Stone Crossing00:34:00
Stratford International00:41:00
Strood (Kent)00:11:00
Swanley00:33:00
Swanscombe00:29:00
Teynham00:19:00
Walmer01:24:00
West Hampstead Thameslink01:46:00
Westcombe Park01:06:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:53:00
Whitstable00:32:00
Woolwich Arsenal00:58:00

Chatham Station is 1.00 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 West 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

Rochester Station is 1.05 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 West 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

Strood (Kent) Station is 1.35 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 West 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

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 14.2 miles away Directions from West Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 21.88 miles away Directions from West Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 22.1 miles away Directions from West Road to London City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 34.16 miles away Directions from West Road to London Gatwick Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 7.89 miles away

Directions from West Road to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 8.14 miles away

Directions from West Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 19.51 miles away

Directions from West Road to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 20.19 miles away

Directions from West Road to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 2.75 Miles Away

Directions from West Road to M2 J2/A228

Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 4.13 Miles Away

Directions from West Road to M2 J3/A229/A2045

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 4.57 Miles Away

Directions from West Road to M2 J4/A278

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 6.56 Miles Away

Directions from West Road to M20 J6/A229

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.22 (miles)
Directions from West Road to Guildhall Museum
Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.23 (miles)
Directions from West Road to Rochester Cathedral
Attraction Name: Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.2 (miles)
Directions from West Road to Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Attraction Name: St James Cooling
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from West Road to St James Cooling