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Whinfell in Washington

Whinfell is a Street in the Tyne & Wear town of Washington and measures approximately 75 metres long.

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

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

Whinfell has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 38772430 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Whinfell is roughly 78.23 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 78.90 and the lowest point being 76.90. A change of 2.00 metres.

Whinfell is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 243.04 miles North from the centre of London, 5.36 miles South East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 55.72 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 68.24 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Whinfell

Sunrise05:02
Sunset21:00

Latest Weather Conditions for Whinfell

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 12 May 2021 at 14:00 (15.62 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 Whinfell Washington

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Washington A1M Southbound
Address:A1(M), Birtley, Washington, DH3 2SJ
Telephone:0871 984 6271 Learn More
1.61
2: Name:Travelodge Washington A1M Northbound
Address:Moto Service Area A1(M) Portobello, Washington, DH3 2SJ, Birtley, Chester le Street, DH3 2SJ
Telephone:0871 984 6270 Learn More
1.75
3: Name:Premier Inn Newcastle Washington
Address:Emerson Road
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1.80
4: Name:Travelodge Newcastle Whitemare Pool
Address:Whitemare Pool, A194, Gateshead, NE10 8YB
Telephone:0191 469 5718 Learn More
2.69
5: Name:Premier Inn Sunderland A19 A1231
Address:Wessington Way
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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Whinfell above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
78.2376.9078.902.00

Frequently asked Questions for Whinfell

What Council (Local Authority) is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the local authority area of Sunderland City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the ward of Washington West.

What County is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the constituency of Washington and Sunderland West.

What Part of the UK is Whinfell in?

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

What County Council area is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Whinfell in?

Whinfell is located within the Northumbria Police area.

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Location Details

Whinfell
Map showing the location of Whinfell
Latitude54.910015
Longitude-1.535955
OS Easting (X):429747
OS Northing (Y):557363
OS Grid Reference:NZ297574

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Whinfell

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00045055
ONS Area NameRenting Hard-Pressed Workers
Average Age41.61
Area Population1443.00
Male Population707.00 (49%)
Female Population736.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants31 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01008879
LSOA Name:Sunderland 010D
SOA Code:4a
SOA Name:Challenged white communities
MSOA Code:E02001800
MSOA Name:Sunderland 010
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Washington
The Galleries, Washington Centre, Washington, England, NE38 7RU
0191 5414050
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Directions from Whinfell to Sainsburys Washington
Iceland Washington
15 The Galleries, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE38 7SA
01914162577
Distance: 0.7 Miles
Directions from Whinfell to Iceland Washington
Asda Washington
The Galleries, Washington, NE38 7NF
0191 416 3838
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Directions from Whinfell to Asda Washington
Iceland Washington Food Warehous
UNIT 2, THE PEEL CENTRE, WASHINGTON, NE37 2PA
01914192476
Distance: 1.36 Miles
Directions from Whinfell to Iceland Washington Food Warehous

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Sunderland City Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Burdon Road, Sunderland, SR2 7DN
Send email
Telephone Number: 0191 520 5555
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Washington and Sunderland West
The Member of Parliament is Sharon Hodgson
Details for the MP Sharon Hodgson on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Sharon Hodgson won with a majority of 3,723 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 66,278
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Washington West Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Washington Old Hall Car Park
The Avenue, Washington, Tyne And Wear
Washington
NE38 7LE
Distance: 0.90 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01914166879
Operated by: National Trust
The Peel Centre Washington Car Park
Sunderland Highway, Washington, Tyne And Wear
Washington
NE37 2PA
Distance: 1.34 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01616298200
Operated by: Peel Land and Property
Wrekenton Centre Car Park
Easedale Gardens, Wrekenton, Tyne And Wear
Wrekenton
NE9 7JR
Distance: 1.87 km (click for directions)
Free car park
Telephone: 01914333155
Operated by: Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council
Back Durham Road Car Park
Back Durham Road, Birtley, Tyne And Wear
Birtley
DH3 2QG
Distance: 1.97 km (click for directions)
Free car park
Telephone: 01914333155
Operated by: Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Albany Village Primary School
Distance: 0.14 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/12/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 228
Address: Albany Village Primary School, Crossgill, Albany, NE37 1UA
Head: Mrs Christine Brown (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whinfell to Albany Village Primary School
George Washington Primary School
Distance: 0.52 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 406
Address: George Washington Primary School, Well Bank Road, NE37 1NL
Head: Dr Ailsa Taylor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whinfell to George Washington Primary School
Washington Academy
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 19/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 598
Address: Washington Academy, Spout Lane, NE37 2AA
Head: Mrs Susan Hamilton (Executive Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whinfell to Washington Academy
Blackfell Primary School
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: Blackfell Primary School, Knoulberry, Blackfell, NE37 1HA
Head: Mrs Julia Watkins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whinfell to Blackfell Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Washington Hospital
Address: Picktree Lane, Washington, NE38 9JZ,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0191 418 8669
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.31 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Spire Washington Hospital
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Address: Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.7 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Bensham Hospital
Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 445 5231
Distance: 3.96 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Bensham 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: 4.15 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Elmville Unit at Monkton Hall

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Whinfell

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Whinfell
0.64 Dental Surgery 2 Front Street NE37 2BN
0.69 The Dental Centre 14 Front Street NE37 2BA
0.80 The Dental Suite Galleries Health Centre NE38 7NQ
0.80 Health Centre (dental Surgery) Health Centre, The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7NQ
0.80 Galleries Health Centre Health Centre, The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7NQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Whinfell

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Whinfell
0.50 Concord Medical Practice Victoria Road NE37 2PU tel:0191 4173557
0.50 Dr Stephenson & Partners Victoria Road Health Centre, Victoria Road, Concord NE37 2PU tel:0191 4162578
0.50 New Washington Medical Group Victoria Road Health Centre, Victoria Road, Concord NE37 2PU tel:0191 4155656
0.80 Galleries Medical Practice The Galleries Health Centre, Washington Centre NE38 7NQ tel:0191 5435555
0.80 Sunderland Gp Alliance Medical Practice The Galleries Health Ctr. NE38 7NQ tel:0191 4166130

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Whinfell

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Whinfell
0.37 Blue House Pharmacy Blue House Lane NE37 2TE tel:0191 4164212
0.51 Lloydspharmacy 1 Heworth Road NE37 2PY tel:0191 4160920
0.59 Boots 12 Arndale House, Victoria Road NE37 2SW tel:0191 4160825
0.73 Boots The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7RT tel:0191 4161680
0.80 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, Washington Centre NE38 7NF tel:0191 4972410

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Whinfell

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Whinfell
0.62 Specsavers Opticians - Sainsburys The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7RU
0.64 J E Dickinson Opticians 7 Front Street NE37 2BN
0.73 K Mcguinness Opticians 64 The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7RR
0.73 R Black Opticians 20 The Galleries, Washington Centre NE38 7SA
0.73 Specsavers (washington) 88 Albany Mall, The Galleries, Washington Town Centre NE38 7RT

Nearest Libraries

Washington Millennium Centre Library
The Oval, Concord, Washington, NE372QD
Telephone: 0191 561 3878
Distance: 0.59 Miles
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Directions from Whinfell to Washington Millennium Centre Library
Washington Library & Customer Service Centre
Independence Square, The Galleries, Washington, NE387RZ
Telephone: 0191 561 3441
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Whinfell to Washington Library & Customer Service Centre
Washington Green Library
The Green, Washington, NE387AB
Telephone: 0191 561 3435
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Whinfell to Washington Green Library
Wrekenton Library
Ebchester Avenue, Wrekenton, Gateshead, NE97LP
Telephone: 0191 433 6421
Distance: 1.84 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Whinfell to Wrekenton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Heworth Station is 2.98 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 Whinfell 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

Chester-le-Street Station is 4.18 miles away.

Address: Chester-le-Street station, Station Road, Chester-le-Street, County Durham, DH3 3EE

Chester-le-Street is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Northern.

Chester-le-Street Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Whinfell to Chester-le-Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Darlington00:25:00
Dewsbury01:35:00
Durham00:07:00
East Didsbury02:38:00
Huddersfield01:46:00
Leeds01:23:00
Manchester Airport02:47:00
Manchester Oxford Road02:25:00
Manchester Piccadilly02:29:00
Manchester Victoria02:18:00
Newcastle00:12:00
Northallerton00:36:00
York00:57:00

Dunston Station is 5.01 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 Whinfell 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

Manors Station is 5.12 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 Whinfell 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

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 11.17 miles away Directions from Whinfell to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 27.88 miles away Directions from Whinfell to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 72.12 miles away Directions from Whinfell to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 6.66 miles away

Directions from Whinfell to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 7.15 miles away

Directions from Whinfell to South Shields Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 7.43 miles away

Directions from Whinfell to North Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 25.61 miles away

Directions from Whinfell to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 1.18 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 1.96 Miles Away

Directions from Whinfell to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 3.25 Miles Away

Directions from Whinfell to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 8.05 Miles Away

Directions from Whinfell to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Washington F Pit (Seasonal)
Workplace
Distance: 0.23 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Washington F Pit (Seasonal)
Attraction Name: Washington Old Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Washington Old Hall
Attraction Name: WWT Washington Wetland Centre
Wildlife
Distance: 2.08 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to WWT Washington Wetland Centre
Attraction Name: Penshaw Monument
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.88 (miles)
Directions from Whinfell to Penshaw Monument
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