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Matilda Close Gillingham

Matilda Close is a Street in the Kent town of Gillingham

The local council responsible for Matilda Close is Medway Council which is a Unitary Authority.

Matilda Close has the postcodes of ME8 0PY and ME8 0RP.

Matilda Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East of the UK. 31.1 miles East from the centre of London, 6.74 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 22.61 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 25.96 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

Latest Weather Conditions for Matilda Close

Observed at Weather Station:Gravesend-Broadness 18 January 2018 at 16:00 (13.32 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.2°C (69.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (15 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Matilda Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the local authority area of Medway Council which is a Unitary Authority.

What Parish Council is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the ward of Watling Ward.

What County is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the constituency of Gillingham and Rainham Boro Const.

What Region of the UK is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the South East region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the Council area.

What Police Force area is Matilda Close in?

Matilda Close is located within the Kent Police Police area.

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Postcodes for Matilda Close

ME8 0PY
ME8 0RP

Location detailsCar Parks near Matilda Close

Twydall Green Car Park
Twydall Green, Gillingham, Kent
Gillingham
ME8 6JZ
Distance: 1.29 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Medway Council
Hempstead Play Area Car Park
Hempstead Road, Gillingham, Kent
Gillingham
ME7 3RH
Distance: 1.41 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Capstone Farm Country Park - Orchard Car Park
Capstone Road, Gillingham, Kent
Gillingham
ME7 3JH
Distance: 2.22 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01634338191
Operated by: Medway Council
Capstone Farm Country Park Car Park
Capstone Road, Gillingham, Kent
Gillingham
ME7 3JG
Distance: 2.48 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01634338191
Operated by: Medway Council
Birling Avenue Car Park
Birling Avenue, Rainham, Kent
Rainham
ME8 7HB
Distance: 2.61 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Location details

Location Details

Matilda Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.364208250000, 0.57865923600000
OS Reference: 579492.678474, 166005.185341
OS Grid Reference: TQ795660

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Matilda Close

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

Telephone Information

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

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Thomas of Canterbury RC Primary School

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 247
Address: Romany Road, Rainham, ME8 6JH
Telephone: 01634234677
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Matilda Close to St Thomas of Canterbury RC Primary School

Twydall Primary School and Nursery

Distance: 0.95 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils:
Address: Twydall Lane, ME8 6JS
Telephone: 01634231761
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Matilda Close to Twydall Primary School and Nursery

Danecourt School

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 149
Address: Hotel Road, Watling Street, ME8 6AA
Telephone: 01634232589
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Matilda Close to Danecourt School

Rainham School for Girls

Distance: 1.09 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1577
Address: Derwent Way, Rainham, ME8 0BX
Telephone: 01634362746
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Matilda Close to Rainham School for Girls
Nearest Hospitals

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: 2.97 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to Medway Maritime Hospital

St Bartholomews Hospital

Address: New Road, Rochester, ME1 1DS,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01634 810900
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.88 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to St Bartholomews Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.42 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to Spire Alexandra Hospital

BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01622 208000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.84 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to BMI The Somerfield Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Diabetes Clinic

Address: 7-8 Ambley Green, Bailey Drive, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0NJ
Telephone: 01634 382780
Distance: 0.27 (km)
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Heart Failure Clinic

Address: 7-8 Ambley Green, Bailey Drive, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0NJ
Telephone: 01634 382780
Distance: 0.27 (km)
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Mch Cardiology Swale

Address: Mch House, 21 Bailey Drive, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0PZ
Telephone: 01634 382777
Distance: 0.57 (km)
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Mch Palliative Care Swale

Address: Mch House, 21 Bailey Drive, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0PZ
Telephone: 01634 382777
Distance: 0.57 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to Mch Palliative Care Swale
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

7 - 8 Ambley Green

Address: 7 - 8 Ambley Green, Gillingham Business Park, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0NJ
Distance: 0.27 (km)
Directions from Matilda Close to 7 - 8 Ambley Green

Mjs Patel & Associates

Address: Mjs Patel & Associates, Hillton Dental Surgery, 139 Twydall Lane, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 6JU
Distance: 1.06 (km)
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367 Maidstone Road

Address: 367 Maidstone Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0HT
Distance: 1.5 (km)
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Hills Surgery

Address: Hills Surgery, 367 Maidstone Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0HT
Distance: 1.5 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Twydall Library

14-15 Twydall Green, Medway, ME86JY
Telephone: 01634 232488
Distance: 1.24 Kilometres
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Rainham Library

Birling Avenue, Medway, ME87LR
Telephone: 01634 333854
Distance: 1.66 Kilometres
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Hempstead Library

Hempstead Road, Gillingham, ME73QG
Telephone: 01634 361544
Distance: 1.72 Kilometres
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Wigmore Library

208 Fairview Avenue , Wigmore, Gillingham, ME80PX
Telephone: 01634 235576
Distance: 2.06 Kilometres
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Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Strood Station is 6.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Matilda Close to Strood

Strood station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Ashford International • Aylesford • Beltring • Belvedere • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Cuxton • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • East Farleigh • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Halling • Herne Bay • Higham • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • New Hythe • Northfleet • Paddock Wood • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Swanscombe • Tonbridge • Walmer • Wateringbury • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard • Yalding

Cuxton Station is 8.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Matilda Close to Cuxton

Cuxton station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • East Farleigh • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Halling Station is 9.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Matilda Close to Halling

Halling station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Snodland Station is 9.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Matilda Close to Snodland

Snodland station is operated by Southeastern in the Chatham and Aylesford area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Gravesend • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 24.32 Kilometers away Directions from Matilda Close to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 38.01 Kilometers away Directions from Matilda Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 39.81 Kilometers away Directions from Matilda Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 51.83 Kilometers away Directions from Matilda Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 17.16 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 17.59 Kilometers away
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Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 32.43 Kilometers away
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Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 33.34 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Matilda Close is approximately 1.90 miles from the M2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 3.14 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 5.76 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 6.94 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 7.78 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Supermarket

Courteney Road, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 0GX
Distance: 0.5 Kilometres
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Co-Op Food

59 Twydall Green, Twydall, Gillingham, ME8 6XJ
Distance: 1.22 Kilometres
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SPAR

64 Twydall Green, Twydall, Gillingham, ME8 6XJ
Distance: 1.22 Kilometres
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Twydall Discount Store

56-57 Twydall Green, Twydall, Gillingham, ME8 6XJ
Distance: 1.22 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Places of Worship

Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Distance: 5.9 (km)
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Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Distance: 6.03 (km)
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Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Distance: 10.42 (km)
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Railways

Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Distance: 10.74 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Medway
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Gun Wharf
Dock Road
Chatham
Kent
ME4 4TR
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Telephone Number: 01634 306 000
Ward: Watling Ward
Parish: Watling Ward
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gillingham and Rainham
The Member of Parliament is Rehman Chishti
Details for the MP Rehman Chishti on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Rehman Chishti on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Rehman Chishti won with a majority of 9430 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72903
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01016176
Ons Area Name:Medway 030D
Average Age : 41.76
Population: 1525.00
Male Population: 754.00 (49.44%)
Female Population: 771.00 (50.56%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 12 (0.79%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Kent Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Watling ward in Swale is an urban area with more than 2,200 households.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Medway Council