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Craik Avenue in South Shields

Craik Avenue is a Street in the Tyne & Wear town of South Shields and measures approximately 32 metres long.

There is only one street named Craik Avenue making it unique in Great Britain.

Craik Avenue 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 .

Craik Avenue has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36803990 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Craik Avenue is roughly 21.87 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 22.00 and the lowest point being 21.60. A change of 0.40 metres.

Craik Avenue is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 246.13 miles North from the centre of London, 6.77 miles East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 59.68 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 71.35 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Craik Avenue

Sunrise04:54
Sunset21:07

Latest Weather Conditions for Craik Avenue

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 16 May 2021 at 17:00 (17.74 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:9.6°C (83.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (8 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Craik Avenue 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:Travelodge Newcastle Whitemare Pool
Address:Whitemare Pool, A194, Gateshead, NE10 8YB
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Address:1-3 Hind Street
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5: Name:Travelodge Sunderland Central
Address:Low Row, Sunderland, SR1 3PY
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Northumbria
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Craik Avenue above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
21.8721.6022.000.40

Frequently asked Questions for Craik Avenue

What Council (Local Authority) is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the local authority area of South Tyneside Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the ward of Biddick and All Saints.

What County is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the constituency of South Shields.

What Part of the UK is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the North East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Craik Avenue in?

Craik Avenue is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Craik Avenue
Map showing the location of Craik Avenue
Latitude54.969774
Longitude-1.441045
OS Easting (X):435778
OS Northing (Y):564057
OS Grid Reference:NZ358641

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Craik Avenue

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00043609
ONS Area NameYoung Hard-Pressed Families
Average Age37.01
Area Population1262.00
Male Population578.00 (46%)
Female Population684.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants83 (7%)
LSOA Code:E01008593
LSOA Name:South Tyneside 016A
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02001783
MSOA Name:South Tyneside 016
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Simonside Local
7-13 Binchester Street, South Shields, England, NE34 9AR
0191 454 8415
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Directions from Craik Avenue to Sainsburys Simonside Local
Tesco South Shields Superstore
Towers Place, Simonside, South Shields, NE34 9QD
0345 677 9800
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Directions from Craik Avenue to Tesco South Shields Superstore
Sainsburys South Shields Stanhope Road Local
138 Stanhope Road, South Shields, England, NE33 4BP
1914562629
Distance: 0.93 Miles
Directions from Craik Avenue to Sainsburys South Shields Stanhope Road Local
Tesco Prince Edward Rd Express
135 Prince Edward Rd, South Shields, NE34 6RA
0345 674 6404
Distance: 1.12 Miles
Directions from Craik Avenue to Tesco Prince Edward Rd 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: Biddick and All Saints Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Stoddart Street Car Park
Stoddart Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 4QX
Distance: 0.38 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Tyne Dock Metro Station Car Park
Hudson Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE34 0AG
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Free parking
Telephone: 01912020747
Operated by: Nexus
Gresford Street Car Park
Gresford Street, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
South Shields
NE33 4SZ
Distance: 0.61 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Temple Park Car Park
John Reid Road, Cleadon Park, Tyne And Wear
Cleadon Park
NE34 8QN
Distance: 0.82 km (click for directions)
Opening times Mon - Fri 7:00am - 10pm. Sat and sun 8:00am - 5:00pm. Security patrolled.
Telephone: 01914569119
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
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Nearest Schools

Holy Trinity Church of England Academy (South Shields)
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/11/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 255
Address: Holy Trinity Church of England Academy (South Shields), Brockley Avenue, NE34 0TS
Head: Ms Tina Murphy (Headteacher)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Holy Trinity Church of England Academy (South Shields)
Biddick Hall Junior School
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/11/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: Biddick Hall Junior School, Chesterton Road, NE34 9SP
Head: Mrs M Collinson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Craik Avenue to Biddick Hall Junior School
SS Peter and Paul RC Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/12/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 238
Address: SS Peter and Paul RC Voluntary Aided Primary School, Olive Street, Tyne Dock, NE33 4RD
Head: Mrs Maria Butt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Craik Avenue to SS Peter and Paul RC Voluntary Aided Primary School
Monkton Infants' School
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/12/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 178
Address: Monkton Infants' School, St Simon Street, NE34 9SD
Head: Mrs Clare Askwith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Craik Avenue to Monkton Infants' School

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: 0.53 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to South Tyneside District 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: 1.78 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Primrose Hill 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: 2.15 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Palmer Community Hospital
Elmville Unit at Monkton Hall
Address: Monkton Village, Monkton Hall Hospital, Jarrow, NE32 5NN,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 2832583
Distance: 2.4 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Elmville Unit at Monkton Hall

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Craik Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Craik Avenue
0.29 Boldon Lane Dental Practice 51-53 Boldon Lane NE34 0AR
0.36 S D C Harrison Dental Surgery 2 Belle Vue Crescent NE33 4RD
0.53 Dental Dept, Harton Wing South Tyneside District Hospital, Harton Lane NE34 0PL
1.16 Prince Edward Road (dental Surgery) 147 Prince Edward Road NE34 8PL
1.23 Dental Surgery 265 Sunderland Road NE34 6AL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Craik Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Craik Avenue
0.23 Talbot Medical Centre Stanley Street NE34 0BX tel:0191 4553867
0.42 Farnham Medical Ctr. 435 Stanhope Road NE33 4QY tel:0191 4554748
0.60 Wenlock Road Surgery 171 Wenlock Road, Simonside NE34 9BP tel:0191 4560463
1.03 Central Surgery Cleadon Park Primary Care Centre, Prince Edward Road NE34 8PS tel:0191 4554621
1.12 Stanhope Parade Health Centre Gordon Street NE33 4JP tel:0191 2834820

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Craik Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Craik Avenue
0.29 Bolden Lane Pharmacy 59 Boldon Lane, South Sheilds NE34 0AR tel:0191 4553222
0.42 J M & W Darling Ltd 433 Stanhope Road NE33 4QY tel:0191 4542161
0.49 Neil Pharmacy 95 Wenlock Road NE34 9BD tel:0191 4516576
0.51 Biddick Hall Pharmacy 47 Gaskell Avenue NE34 9TQ tel:01915 363060
0.85 Whiteleas Pharmacy 176 Whiteleas Way NE34 8HF tel:0191 5362830

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Craik Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Craik Avenue
0.36 Sidney Walton Opticians Ltd 515 Stanhope Road NE33 4QX
1.16 Thompson Opticians Ltd (south Shields) 201 Prince Edward Road NE34 8PL
1.20 On-spec Optical Company Bede Trade Park, Straker Street NE32 3HE
1.21 Specs 4 U Unit 1, The Nook, 252 Sunderland Road NE34 6QY
1.67 4639 Boldon Asda Stores Ltd, North Road, Boldon Colliery NE35 9AR

Nearest Libraries

Boldon Lane Library
Boldon Lane, South Shields, NE340LZ
Telephone: 0191 456 2852
Distance: 0.1 Miles
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Directions from Craik Avenue to Boldon Lane Library
Cleadon Park Library
Prince Edward Road, South Shields, NE348PP
Telephone: 0191 427 1717
Distance: 1.02 Miles
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Directions from Craik Avenue to Cleadon Park Library
Primrose Library
Glasgow Road, Jarrow, NE324AU
Telephone:
Distance: 1.17 Miles
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Directions from Craik Avenue to Primrose Library
East Boldon Library
Boker Lane, East Boldon, NE360RY
Telephone: 0191 427 1717
Distance: 1.61 Miles
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Directions from Craik Avenue to East Boldon Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Heworth Station is 4.72 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 Craik Avenue 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 5.01 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 Craik Avenue 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 6.50 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 Craik Avenue 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 6.99 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 Craik Avenue 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 11.62 miles away Directions from Craik Avenue to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 31.7 miles away Directions from Craik Avenue to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 76.58 miles away Directions from Craik Avenue to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 1.62 miles away

Directions from Craik Avenue to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 1.93 miles away

Directions from Craik Avenue to South Shields Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 2.36 miles away

Directions from Craik Avenue to North Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 27.91 miles away

Directions from Craik Avenue to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 6.75 Miles Away

Directions from Craik Avenue to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 7.51 Miles Away

Directions from Craik Avenue to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 8.69 Miles Away

Directions from Craik Avenue to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 12.66 Miles Away

Directions from Craik Avenue to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.04 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.4 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
Attraction Name: Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.04 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
Attraction Name: Tynemouth Priory and Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.42 (miles)
Directions from Craik Avenue to Tynemouth Priory and Castle
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