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Dixon Street in South Shields

Dixon Street is a Street in the Tyne & Wear town of South Shields and measures approximately 71 metres long.

There are 32 other streets named Dixon Street in Great Britain.

Dixon Street is within the area of South Tyneside District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Dixon Street has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36817482 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Dixon Street is roughly 15.85 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 16.00 and the lowest point being 15.40. A change of 0.60 metres.

Dixon Street is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 247.3 miles North from the centre of London, 7.11 miles East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 60.07 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 72.53 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Dixon Street

Sunrise05:01
Sunset21:00

Latest Weather Conditions for Dixon Street

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 12 May 2021 at 14:00 (17.82 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:14.0°C (57.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (2 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Dixon Street South Shields

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn South Shields Port Of Tyne
Address:2 Hobson Way
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2: Name:Premier Inn Whitley Bay
Address:9 Spanish City Plaza
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5: Name:Premier Inn Sunderland A19 A1231
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Dixon Street above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
15.8515.4016.000.60

Frequently asked Questions for Dixon Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the local authority area of South Tyneside Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the ward of Simonside and Rekendyke.

What County is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the constituency of South Shields.

What Part of the UK is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the North East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Dixon Street in?

Dixon Street is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Dixon Street
Map showing the location of Dixon Street
Latitude54.988115
Longitude-1.433837
OS Easting (X):436223
OS Northing (Y):566101
OS Grid Reference:NZ362661

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Dixon Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00043989
ONS Area NameConstrained Neighbourhoods
Average Age40.22
Area Population1394.00
Male Population718.00 (52%)
Female Population676.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants138 (10%)
LSOA Code:E01008666
LSOA Name:South Tyneside 002C
SOA Code:4d
SOA Name:Hard-pressed flat dwellers
MSOA Code:E02001769
MSOA Name:South Tyneside 002
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland South Shields 2
Chichester Road, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 4HF
01914541668
Distance: 0.13 Miles
Directions from Dixon Street to Iceland South Shields 2
Sainsburys South Shields Stanhope Road Local
138 Stanhope Road, South Shields, England, NE33 4BP
1914562629
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Directions from Dixon Street to Sainsburys South Shields Stanhope Road Local
Asda South Shields
Coronation Street, South Shields, NE33 1AZ
0191 275 8020
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Directions from Dixon Street to Asda South Shields
Tesco Westoe Crown Villas Express
Seawinnings Way, South Shields, NE33 3NE
0345 610 2783
Distance: 0.74 Miles
Directions from Dixon Street to Tesco Westoe Crown Villas Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Tyneside Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall and Civic Offices, Westoe Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 2RL
Send email
Telephone Number: 0191 427 7000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Shields
The Member of Parliament is Emma Lewell-Buck
Details for the MP Emma Lewell-Buck on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Emma Lewell-Buck won with a majority of 9,585 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 62,793
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Simonside and Rekendyke Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Laygate Car Park
New George Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 5DU
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Brunswick Street Car Park
Brunswick Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 5DL
Distance: 0.20 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Victoria Road Car Park
Victoria Road, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 4NL
Distance: 0.20 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Byron Street Car Park
Byron Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 4AH
Distance: 0.21 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
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Nearest Schools

Laygate Community School
Distance: 0.05 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/11/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 251
Address: Laygate Community School, Laygate Lane, NE33 4JJ
Head: Miss Michelle Lauder (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dixon Street to Laygate Community School
St Bede's RC Voluntary Aided Primary School, South Shields
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 236
Address: St Bede's RC Voluntary Aided Primary School, South Shields, Claypath Lane, NE33 4PG
Head: Mrs Nicole Elizabeth Park (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dixon Street to St Bede's RC Voluntary Aided Primary School, South Shields
Mortimer Community College
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 895
Address: Mortimer Community College, Reading Road, NE33 4UG
Head: Mr Simon Hignett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dixon Street to Mortimer Community College
Tyne Coast College
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: Tyne Coast College, St George's Avenue, NE34 6ET
Head: Dr Lindsey Whiterod (Chief Executive)
Directions from Dixon Street to Tyne Coast College

Nearest Hospitals

South Tyneside District Hospital
Address: Harton Lane, South Shields, NE34 0PL,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 404 1000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.14 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to South Tyneside District Hospital
Palmer Community Hospital
Address: Wear Street, Jarrow, NE32 3UX,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 402 8000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.36 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to Palmer Community Hospital
Primrose Hill Hospital
Address: Primrose Terrace, Jarrow, NE32 5HA,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 451 6375
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.5 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to Primrose Hill Hospital
North Tyneside General Hospital
Address: Rake Lane, North Shields,
NHS Sector
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0344 811 8111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to North Tyneside General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Dixon Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Dixon Street
0.28 Dean Road Dental Practice 78-82 Dean Road NE33 4AR
0.34 St Michaels Dental Practice 158 Westoe Road NE33 3PH
0.39 16 - 22 Westoe Road 16-22 Westoe Road NE33 4LZ
0.58 1 A The Dental Practice 74 Fowler Street NE33 1PD
0.82 Flagg Court Health Centre 1 - 3 Flagg Court NE33 2LX

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Dixon Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Dixon Street
0.12 St George & Riverside Medical Practice New George Street NE33 5DU tel:0191 4555958
0.12 Trinity Medical Centre New George Street NE33 5DU tel:0191 4560053
0.24 Stanhope Parade Health Centre Gordon Street NE33 4JP tel:0191 2834820
0.24 Chichester Practice Stanhope Parade Health Centre, Gordon Street NE33 4JP
0.24 Westoe Surgery Stanhope Parade Health Centre, Gordon Street NE33 4JP

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Dixon Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Dixon Street
0.12 Lloydspharmacy The Medical Centre, New George Street NE33 5DU tel:0191 4271850
0.19 J M & W Darling Ltd 1 Stanhope Parade NE33 4BB tel:0191 4554551
0.24 Galen Pharmacy Ltd Gordon Street NE33 4JP tel:0191 4555099
0.28 Darling Jm & W Ltd 88 Dean Road NE33 4AR tel:0191 4543841
0.39 Hogg Chemists Ltd 216-220 Westoe Road NE33 3PW tel:0191 4560812

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Dixon Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Dixon Street
0.43 J.t. Mcguinness Optometrist 33 Westoe Road NE33 4LS
0.69 Vision Express (south Shields) 90-94 King Street NE33 1JE
0.71 Specsavers (south Shields) 17-19 King Street NE33 1DA
0.94 Sidney Walton Opticians Ltd 515 Stanhope Road NE33 4QX
1.41 Thompson Opticians Ltd (south Shields) 201 Prince Edward Road NE34 8PL

Nearest Libraries

South Shields Central Library
Prince Georg Square , South Shields, NE332PE
Telephone: 0191 427 1717
Distance: 0.7 Miles
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Directions from Dixon Street to South Shields Central Library
Boldon Lane Library
Boldon Lane, South Shields, NE340LZ
Telephone: 0191 456 2852
Distance: 1.32 Miles
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Directions from Dixon Street to Boldon Lane Library
Cleadon Park Library
Prince Edward Road, South Shields, NE348PP
Telephone: 0191 427 1717
Distance: 1.5 Miles
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Directions from Dixon Street to Cleadon Park Library
Tynemouth Library
Front Street, North Shields, NE304DZ
Telephone: 0191 643 2087
Distance: 2.11 Miles
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Directions from Dixon Street to Tynemouth Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Heworth Station is 5.46 miles away.

Address: Heworth station, Sunderland Road, Heworth, Tyne and Wear, NE10 0NE

Heworth is situated on the Durham Coast Line and is managed by Northern.

Heworth Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Dixon Street to Heworth Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:08:00
00:10:00
00:13:00
00:16:00
00:18:00
00:20:00
00:07:00
00:34:00
Bardon Mill01:09:00
Battersby01:43:00
Billingham00:48:30
Blaydon00:25:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:32:30
Carlisle01:50:00
Castleton Moor01:59:00
Commondale01:56:00
Corbridge00:49:00
Danby02:05:00
Dunston00:16:00
Egton02:23:00
Glaisdale02:19:00
Great Ayton01:35:00
Grosmont02:27:00
Gypsy Lane01:19:00
Haltwhistle01:16:00
Hartlepool00:37:00
Haydon Bridge01:04:00
Hexham00:55:00
James Cook University Hospital01:14:00
Kildale01:48:30
Lealholm02:11:00
Marton01:16:00
MetroCentre00:21:00
Middlesbrough01:09:00
Newcastle00:13:00
Nunthorpe01:23:30
Prudhoe00:36:00
Riding Mill00:45:00
Ruswarp02:40:00
Seaham00:21:00
Seaton Carew00:41:30
Sleights02:35:00
Stocksfield00:40:00
Stockton00:55:30
Sunderland00:14:00
Thornaby01:02:00
Wetheral01:41:30
Whitby02:45:00
Wylam00:31:00

Sunderland Station is 6.06 miles away.

Address: Sunderland station, Athenaeum Street, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR1 3HP

Sunderland is situated on the Durham Coast Line and is managed by Northern.

Sunderland Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Dixon Street to Sunderland Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:01:00
00:03:00
00:05:00
00:08:30
00:12:00
00:14:00
00:28:00
00:55:00
Bardon Mill01:21:00
Battersby01:29:00
Billingham00:34:00
Blaydon00:38:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:44:30
Carlisle02:02:00
Castleton Moor01:45:00
Commondale01:42:00
Corbridge01:01:00
Dunston00:30:00
Eaglescliffe00:45:00
Great Ayton01:20:30
Gypsy Lane01:05:00
Haltwhistle01:28:00
Hartlepool00:24:00
Haydon Bridge01:16:00
Heworth00:15:00
Hexham01:07:00
James Cook University Hospital00:59:00
Kildale01:34:00
London Kings Cross03:31:00
Marton01:02:00
MetroCentre00:33:00
Middlesbrough00:55:00
Newcastle00:25:00
Northallerton01:05:00
Nunthorpe01:09:00
Prudhoe00:48:00
Riding Mill00:57:00
Seaham00:07:00
Seaton Carew00:27:00
Stocksfield00:52:00
Stockton00:41:00
Thirsk01:14:30
Thornaby00:47:00
Wetheral01:53:30
Wylam00:43:00
York01:37:00

Manors Station is 6.86 miles away.

Address: Manors station, off Trafalgar Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 6UR

Manors is situated on the East Coast Main Line|Tyne and Wear Metro and is managed by Northern.

Manors Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Dixon Street to Manors Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill01:05:00
Blaydon00:19:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:28:00
Carlisle01:42:00
Corbridge00:43:00
Cramlington00:10:00
Dunston00:11:00
Haltwhistle01:09:00
Haydon Bridge01:00:00
Hexham00:47:00
MetroCentre00:15:00
Morpeth00:18:30
Newcastle00:06:30
Prudhoe00:29:00
Riding Mill00:39:00
Stocksfield00:34:00
Wetheral01:36:00
Wylam00:25:00

Newcastle Station is 7.40 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 Dixon Street 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 11.45 miles away Directions from Dixon Street to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 32.97 miles away Directions from Dixon Street to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 77.88 miles away Directions from Dixon Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 0.7 miles away

Directions from Dixon Street to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 0.7 miles away

Directions from Dixon Street to South Shields Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 1.17 miles away

Directions from Dixon Street to North Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 29.04 miles away

Directions from Dixon Street to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 7.89 Miles Away

Directions from Dixon Street to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 8.69 Miles Away

Directions from Dixon Street to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 9.91 Miles Away

Directions from Dixon Street to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 13.95 Miles Away

Directions from Dixon Street to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.74 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.11 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
Attraction Name: Tynemouth Priory and Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.12 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to Tynemouth Priory and Castle
Attraction Name: Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.01 (miles)
Directions from Dixon Street to Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
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