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Long Rigg Road in Blaydon

Long Rigg Road is a Street in the Tyne & Wear town of Blaydon and measures approximately 784 metres long.

There is only one street named Long Rigg Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Long Rigg Road is within the area of Gateshead District (B), Gateshead District (B), Gateshead District (B) and Gateshead District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Long Rigg Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 14917650, 14980763, 14900120 and 14929510 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Long Rigg Road is roughly 6.61 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 12.70 and the lowest point being -1.20. A change of 13.90 metres.

Long Rigg Road is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 247.7 miles North from the centre of London, 3.11 miles South West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 50.01 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 73.1 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Long Rigg Road

Sunrise04:54
Sunset21:10

Latest Weather Conditions for Long Rigg Road

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 17 May 2021 at 01:00 (8.95 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:7.8°C (91.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (2 mph)
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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Long Rigg Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
6.61-1.2012.7013.90

Frequently asked Questions for Long Rigg Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the local authority area of Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the ward of Whickham North.

What County is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the constituency of Blaydon.

What Part of the UK is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the North East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Long Rigg Road in?

Long Rigg Road is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Long Rigg Road
Map showing the location of Long Rigg Road
Latitude54.956735
Longitude-1.683109
OS Easting (X):420290
OS Northing (Y):562509
OS Grid Reference:NZ203625

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Long Rigg Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00041910
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age37.42
Area Population1783.00
Male Population903.00 (51%)
Female Population880.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants73 (4%)
LSOA Code:E01008262
LSOA Name:Gateshead 009A
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02001690
MSOA Name:Gateshead 009
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Gateshead
Metro Centre, Gibside Way, Gateshead, NE11 9YA
0191 460 2981
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Asda Gateshead
Tesco Whickham Express
Front St, Whickham, NE16 4DS
0345 610 2821
Distance: 0.75 Miles
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Tesco Whickham Express
Morrisons Blaydon
Shibdon Road, Blaydon-on-Tyne NE21 5QE
0191 4484867
Distance: 1.14 Miles
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Morrisons Blaydon
Iceland Blaydon
Unit 24 Blaydon Shop Cntr, Blaydon, Newcastle, NE21 5BT
01914142222
Distance: 1.27 Miles
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Iceland Blaydon

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth
Area Code: 01661 - Prudhoe
Area Code: 01207 - Consett

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1HH
Send email
Telephone Number: 01914 333 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blaydon
The Member of Parliament is Liz Twist
Details for the MP Liz Twist on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Liz Twist won with a majority of 5,531 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 67,853
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Whickham North Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Swalwell Bank Car Park
Quality Row Road, Swalwell, Tyne And Wear
Swalwell
NE16 3AA
Distance: 0.24 km (click for directions)
Free car park
Telephone: 01914333155
Operated by: Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council
intu Metro Retail Park Car Park
Pinetree Way, Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Gateshead
NE11 9XU
Distance: 0.30 km (click for directions)
Almost 10 000 free parking spaces in four colour coded areas
Telephone: 01914930219
Operated by: Intu Properties PLC
intu MetroCentre Red West Car Park
Hollinside Road, Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Gateshead
NE11 9YG
Distance: 0.34 km (click for directions)
Almost 10 000 free parking spaces in four colour coded areas
Telephone: 01914930219
Operated by: Intu Properties PLC
intu MetroCentre Red North Car Park
Hollinside Road, Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Gateshead
NE11 9YG
Distance: 0.36 km (click for directions)
Almost 10 000 free parking spaces in four colour coded areas
Telephone: 01914930219
Operated by: Intu Properties PLC
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Nearest Schools

Swalwell Primary School
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 16/09/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 161
Address: Swalwell Primary School, South View Terrace, Swalwell, NE16 3HZ
Head: Headteacher Rachel Hocking (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Swalwell Primary School
Front Street Community Primary School
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 20/02/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 450
Address: Front Street Community Primary School, North View, Whickham, NE16 4AY
Head: Mrs Helen Gladstone (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Front Street Community Primary School
St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 212
Address: St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School, Duckpool Lane, Whickham, NE16 4HB
Head: Mr Joseph Wheatley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Long Rigg Road to St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School
Bridgewater Primary School
Distance: 1.06 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 28/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 437
Address: Bridgewater Primary School, Bridgewater, Delaval Road, NE15 6NL
Head: Mrs Samantha Robson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Bridgewater Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Dunston Hill Hospital
Address: Dunston Hill, Gateshead, NE11 9QT,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.18 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Dunston Hill Hospital
Bensham Hospital
Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 445 5231
Distance: 2.82 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Bensham Hospital
Newcastle Dental Hospital
Address: Richardson Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 4AZ,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: (0191) 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.94 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Newcastle Dental Hospital
The Royal Victoria Infirmary
Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.02 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to The Royal Victoria Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Long Rigg Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Long Rigg Road
0.48 Blaydon Leisure And Primary Care Centre, Shibdon Road NE21 5NW
0.82 Village Dental Practice 44a Front Street, Whickham NE16 4DT
0.82 Whickham Dental Practice 26 Front Street, Whickham NE16 4DT
1.20 Whickham View Dental Surgery 1-3 Whickham View NE15 6TB
1.22 Blaydon Dental Practice Dunsopp House, Lucy Street NE21 5PU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Long Rigg Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Long Rigg Road
0.48 Blaydon Gp Led Practice Blaydon Pcc, Shibdon Road NE21 5NW tel:0191 2834600
0.82 Whickham Cottage Medical Centre Rectory Lane, Whickham NE16 4PD tel:0191 4885555
1.18 Betts Avenue Medical Group 2 Betts Avenue, Benwell NE15 6TQ tel:0191 2742767
1.24 Holmside Medical Group 142 Armstrong Road, Benwell NE4 8QB tel:0191 2734009
1.28 Chainbridge Medical Partnership Shibdon Road NE21 5AE tel:0191 4990965

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Long Rigg Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Long Rigg Road
0.57 Asda Pharmacy Metrocentre NE11 9YG tel:0191 4600873
0.58 Boots Cameron Walk, Metrocentre NE11 9YQ tel:0191 4932055
0.76 Well 2-3 St Marys Green, Whickham NE16 4DN tel:01914 885296
0.82 Whickham Pharmacy 30-32 Front Street, Whickham NE16 4DT tel:0191 4880956
0.99 Chambers Chemist Armstrong Road NE15 6BY tel:0191 2747790

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Long Rigg Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Long Rigg Road
0.30 4149 Gateshead Asda Stores Ltd, Gibside Way NE11 9YA
0.57 Optical Express (gateshead) Red Mall, Intu Metrocentre NE11 9YG
0.58 Boots Opticians (gateshead) 46-52 Cameron Walk, Intu Metrocentre NE11 9YQ
0.65 Vision Express (gateshead) 81-83 Russell Way, Metrocentre NE11 9XX
0.65 Aziz Brothers (the Boulevard) 26 The Boulevard, Intu Metrocentre NE11 9YN

Nearest Libraries

Whickham Library
St Mary's Green, Whickham, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE164DN
Telephone: 0191 433 6424
Distance: 0.76 Miles
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Directions from Long Rigg Road to Whickham Library
Blaydon Library
Wesley Court, Blaydon, Gateshead, NE215BT
Telephone: 0191 433 6201
Distance: 1.28 Miles
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Directions from Long Rigg Road to Blaydon Library
West End Library
Condercum Road, Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE49JH
Telephone: 0191 2771500
Distance: 1.34 Miles
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Directions from Long Rigg Road to West End Library
Dunston Library
Ellison Road, Dunston, Gateshead, NE119SS
Telephone: 0191 433 5690
Distance: 1.7 Miles
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Directions from Long Rigg Road to Dunston Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

MetroCentre Station is 0.71 miles away.

Address: Metrocentre station, Gateshead Metro Centre, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9GA

MetroCentre is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

MetroCentre Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Long Rigg Road to MetroCentre Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:47:00
Billingham01:08:00
Blaydon00:04:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:09:00
Carlisle01:24:00
Corbridge00:28:00
Cramlington00:25:30
Dunston00:03:00
Gypsy Lane01:39:00
Haltwhistle00:53:00
Hartlepool00:57:00
Haydon Bridge00:41:00
Heworth00:19:00
Hexham00:32:00
James Cook University Hospital01:33:00
Manors00:15:30
Marton01:36:00
Middlesbrough01:29:00
Morpeth00:34:00
Newcastle00:12:00
Nunthorpe01:43:00
Prudhoe00:14:00
Riding Mill00:24:00
Seaham00:40:00
Seaton Carew01:01:00
Stocksfield00:19:00
Stockton01:15:00
Sunderland00:33:00
Thornaby01:21:00
Wetheral01:16:00
Wylam00:10:00

Blaydon Station is 1.33 miles away.

Address: Blaydon station, Tyne Street, Blaydon-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE21 4JB

Blaydon is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Blaydon Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Long Rigg Road to Blaydon Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:46:00
Battersby02:06:00
Billingham01:12:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:06:00
Carlisle01:24:30
Corbridge00:24:00
Cramlington00:37:00
Dunston00:08:00
Great Ayton01:57:00
Gypsy Lane01:44:00
Haltwhistle00:51:00
Hartlepool01:01:00
Haydon Bridge00:39:00
Heworth00:24:00
Hexham00:30:00
James Cook University Hospital01:38:30
Manors00:27:00
Marton01:41:00
MetroCentre00:05:00
Middlesbrough01:34:00
Morpeth00:45:00
Newcastle00:17:00
Nunthorpe01:48:30
Prudhoe00:11:00
Riding Mill00:20:00
Seaham00:45:00
Seaton Carew01:05:00
Stocksfield00:15:00
Stockton01:19:00
Sunderland00:38:00
Thornaby01:26:00
Wetheral01:15:00
Wylam00:06:00

Dunston Station is 1.73 miles away.

Address: Dunston station, Dunston, Dunston, Tyne and Wear, NE11 9SS

Dunston is situated on the Tyne Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Dunston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Long Rigg Road to Dunston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill00:49:00
Battersby01:58:30
Billingham01:07:00
Blaydon00:08:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:12:00
Carlisle01:34:00
Corbridge00:32:00
Cramlington00:27:00
Great Ayton01:51:00
Gypsy Lane01:36:00
Haltwhistle00:57:00
Hartlepool00:56:00
Haydon Bridge00:43:00
Heworth00:16:00
Hexham00:37:00
James Cook University Hospital01:31:00
Manors00:16:30
Marton01:33:00
MetroCentre00:04:00
Middlesbrough01:27:30
Morpeth00:35:00
Newcastle00:09:00
Nunthorpe01:40:00
Prudhoe00:19:00
Riding Mill00:28:00
Seaham00:37:00
Seaton Carew01:00:00
Stocksfield00:23:00
Stockton01:14:00
Sunderland00:30:00
Thornaby01:19:30
Wetheral01:21:00
Wylam00:14:00

Newcastle Station is 2.73 miles away.

Address: Newcastle-upon-Tyne station, Neville Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 5DL

Newcastle is situated on the East Coast Main Line|Durham Coast Line|Tyne Valley line and is managed by London North Eastern Railway.

Newcastle Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Long Rigg Road to Newcastle Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aberdeen04:13:30
Alnmouth00:27:00
Arbroath03:17:30
Banbury03:45:00
Bardon Mill00:55:00
Basingstoke05:09:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed00:47:00
Billingham00:55:30
Birmingham New Street03:30:00
Blaydon00:12:00
Bodmin Parkway07:47:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:18:00
Bristol Parkway04:45:00
Bristol Temple Meads05:05:00
Burton-on-Trent03:00:00
Camborne08:37:00
Carlisle01:33:00
Cheltenham Spa04:12:00
Chester-le-Street00:09:00
Chesterfield02:28:00
Corbridge00:36:00
Cramlington00:13:00
Cupar02:40:00
Darlington00:31:00
Derby02:47:00
Dewsbury01:43:00
Doncaster01:25:00
Dunbar01:10:00
Dundee03:01:00
Dunston00:05:00
Durham00:13:00
East Didsbury02:47:00
Edinburgh01:35:00
Exeter St David's06:07:00
Glasgow Central02:40:00
Gloucester04:26:00
Grantham02:00:00
Gypsy Lane01:26:00
Haltwhistle01:01:00
Hartlepool00:44:00
Haydon Bridge00:49:00
Haymarket01:43:00
Heworth00:07:00
Hexham00:40:00
Huddersfield01:51:00
Inverkeithing02:00:00
James Cook University Hospital01:21:00
Kirkcaldy02:18:00
Ladybank02:33:00
Lea Green02:43:00
Leamington Spa03:28:00
Leeds01:30:00
Leuchars (for St. Andrews)02:45:00
Liskeard07:35:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:55:00
London Kings Cross03:08:00
Manchester Airport02:54:00
Manchester Oxford Road02:34:00
Manchester Piccadilly02:38:00
Manchester Victoria02:23:00
Manors00:02:30
Markinch02:25:00
Marton01:23:00
MetroCentre00:08:00
Middlesbrough01:16:00
Montrose03:33:30
Morpeth00:14:00
Motherwell02:22:00
Newark North Gate01:51:00
Newton Abbot06:28:00
Newton-le-Willows02:35:00
Northallerton00:44:00
Nunthorpe01:30:30
Oxford04:07:00
Par07:57:30
Penzance09:00:00
Peterborough02:22:00
Plymouth07:08:00
Prudhoe00:23:00
Reading04:42:00
Redruth08:31:00
Retford01:44:00
Riding Mill00:32:00
Seaham00:28:00
Seaton Carew00:48:30
Sheffield02:14:30
Southampton Airport Parkway05:34:00
Southampton Central05:42:00
St Austell08:03:00
St Erth08:52:00
Stevenage02:51:00
Stirling02:24:00
Stocksfield00:27:00
Stockton01:02:30
Stonehaven03:56:30
Sunderland00:21:00
Tamworth03:10:00
Taunton05:38:00
Thornaby01:08:30
Tiverton Parkway05:50:00
Totnes06:40:00
Truro08:20:00
Wakefield Westgate01:43:00
Wetheral01:25:00
Winchester05:24:00
Wylam00:18:00
York01:03:00

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 5.66 miles away Directions from Long Rigg Road to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 32.37 miles away Directions from Long Rigg Road to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 75.18 miles away Directions from Long Rigg Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 9.59 miles away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.01 miles away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to North Shields Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.04 miles away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to South Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 31.46 miles away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 6.29 Miles Away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 6.98 Miles Away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 7.85 Miles Away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 12.84 Miles Away

Directions from Long Rigg Road to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Path Head Water Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.94 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Path Head Water Mill
Attraction Name: Discovery Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.46 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Discovery Museum
Attraction Name: Lit & Phil
Other
Distance: 2.88 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Lit & Phil
Attraction Name: Gibside
Country Parks
Distance: 3.02 (miles)
Directions from Long Rigg Road to Gibside
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