Slack Gate Lane near Denshaw

Slack Gate Lane is a Street near the Greater Manchester village of Denshaw and measures approximately 794 metres long.

There is only one street named Slack Gate Lane making it unique in Great Britain.

Slack Gate Lane is within the area of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Saddleworth.

The average elevation of Slack Gate Lane is roughly 280.64 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 292.80 and the lowest point being 275.20. A change of 17.60 metres.

Slack Gate Lane is located within the county of Greater Manchester which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 165.36 miles North West from the centre of London, 11.29 miles North East from the centre of Manchester, 25.05 miles South West from the centre of Leeds and 27.32 miles North West from the centre of Sheffield.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Slack Gate Lane

Sunrise04:50
Sunset21:35

Latest Weather Conditions for Slack Gate Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Bingley Samos 9 July 2020 at 20:00 (17.11 miles away)
Current Weather:Drizzle
Temperature and Humidity:10.5°C (98.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (2 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Slack Gate Lane Denshaw

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Rochdale
Address:Newhey Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.16
2: Name:Premier Inn Oldham Central
Address:Westwood Leisure Park
Telephone: Learn More
4.56
3: Name:Travelodge Oldham Chadderton
Address:Burnley Lane, Chadderton, Oldham, OL1 2QS
Telephone:0871 559 1836 Learn More
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4: Name:Travelodge Oldham
Address:432 Broadway, Chadderton, Oldham, OL9 8AU
Telephone:0871 984 6236 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Oldham Broadway
Address:The Broadway
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Policing for Slack Gate Lane

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Greater Manchester
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Slack Gate Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
280.64275.20292.8017.60

Frequently asked Questions for Slack Gate Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the local authority area of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the area of Saddleworth Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the ward of Saddleworth North.

What County is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester.

What Constituency is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the constituency of Oldham East and Saddleworth.

What Region of the UK is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the Greater Manchester Council area.

What Police Force area is Slack Gate Lane in?

Slack Gate Lane is located within the Greater Manchester Police area.

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Location Details

Slack Gate Lane
Latitude53.584556
Longitude-2.034296
OS Easting (X):397729
OS Northing (Y):409801
OS Grid Reference:SD977098

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Slack Gate Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00027413
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age43.52
Area Population1295.00
Male Population669.00 (52%)
Female Population626.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01005414
LSOA Name:Oldham 006C
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02001103
MSOA Name:Oldham 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Shaw
Greenfield Lane, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8QP
01706 883500
Distance: 2.42 Miles
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Asda Shaw
Iceland Shaw
17/25 Market Street, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8NR
01706291818
Distance: 2.48 Miles
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Iceland Shaw
Tesco Shaw Express
60-62 Market St, Shaw, Oldham, OL2 8NH
0345 026 9009
Distance: 2.53 Miles
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Tesco Shaw Express
Asda Oldham Huddersfield Road
Huddersfield Road, Oldham, OL4 2RB
0161 255 1110
Distance: 3.21 Miles
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Asda Oldham Huddersfield Road

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01706 - Rochdale

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council
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Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, Lancashire, OL1 1UG
Telephone Number: 0161 770 3000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Debbie Abrahams
Details for the MP Debbie Abrahams on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Debbie Abrahams on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Debbie Abrahams won with a majority of 1,499 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 72,120
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Saddleworth North Ward
Parish: Saddleworth Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester
County Council: Greater Manchester Council

Nearest Car Parks

Bishop Park Car Park
Ship Lane, Oldham, Greater Manchester
Oldham
OL3 5RW
Distance: 1.18 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01617703000
Operated by: Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council
Castleshaw Centre Car Park
Waterworks Road, Delph, Greater Manchester
Delph
OL3 5LZ
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01617708595
Operated by: Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council
Millgate Car Park
Millgate, Delph, Greater Manchester
Delph
OL3 5JF
Distance: 1.32 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 08456804274
Operated by: Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council
Besom Hill Car Park
Besom Hill, Sholver, Greater Manchester
Sholver
OL4 2JZ
Distance: 1.51 km (click for directions)
Part of the Brownhill Countryside Centre
Telephone: 01457872598
Operated by: Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Christ Church CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 96
Address: Christ Church CofE Primary School, Delph Road, Denshaw, OL3 5RY
Head: Mrs Susan Callaghan (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Christ Church CofE Primary School
Delph Primary School
Distance: 1.09 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 201
Address: Delph Primary School, Denshaw Road, Delph, OL3 5HN
Head: Mrs Alison Leigh (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Delph Primary School
Diggle School
Distance: 1.95 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/05/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 173
Address: Diggle School, Sam Road, Diggle, OL3 5PU
Head: Mrs Sarah Newton (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Diggle School
Buckstones Primary School
Distance: 1.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 29/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Buckstones Primary School, Delamere Avenue, Shaw, OL2 8HN
Head: Miss Sarah Healey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Buckstones Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Oldham Hospital
Address: Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 624 0420
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.19 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Royal Oldham Hospital
Birch Hill Hospital (Floyd Unit)
Address: Birch Hill Hospital, Birch Road, Wardle, Rochdale, OL12 9QB,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01706 377777
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.25 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Birch Hill Hospital (Floyd Unit)
Watergrove Day Hospital
Address: Birch Hill Hospital, Birch Road, Rochdale, OL12 9QB,
Independent Sector
Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 5.25 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Watergrove Day Hospital
All Saints Hospital
Address: All Saints Hospital, 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
Elysium Healthcare
Distance: 5.44 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to All Saints Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Slack Gate Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Slack Gate Lane
2.43 Dental Surgery 12 Beal Lane, Shaw OL2 8PB
2.50 56 Market Street (dental Surgery) 56 Market Street, Shaw OL2 8NH
2.89 Bridge Street (dental Surgery) 1 Bridge Street, Uppermill OL3 6HZ
2.95 Dental Surgery 36 Oldham Road, Uppermill OL3 6HY
3.06 Ripponden Road Dental Practice 177 - 187 Littlemoor Lane OL4 2SF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Slack Gate Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.23 Dr. J Wright & Partners Garside Street, Delph OL3 5DW
2.37 Saraf Medical Practice Moorside Medical Centre, 681 Ripponden Road, Moorside OL1 4JU tel:0161 9098388
2.37 Moorside Medical Practice Moorside Medical Centre, 681 Ripponden Road, Moorside OL1 4JU tel:0161 3448150
2.62 Oak Gables Medical Practice Crompton Health Centre, High Street, Shaw OL2 8ST tel:01706 888222
2.62 Village Medical Practice Crompton Health Centre, High Street, Shaw OL2 8ST tel:01706 881028

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Slack Gate Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.26 Well 28 King Street, Delph OL3 5DQ tel:01457 874262
2.37 Hobbs Pharmacy 679 Ripponden Road, Moorside OL1 4JU tel:01616 201400
2.49 Asda Pharmacy Asda Superstore, Greenfield Lane, Shaw OL2 8QP tel:01706 883510
2.50 Boots The Chemist 8 Market Street, Shaw OL2 8NH tel:01706 847115
2.53 Wolstenholme & Mcdiarmid Ltd 67 Market Street, Shaw OL2 8NP tel:01706 847108

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Slack Gate Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Slack Gate Lane
2.50 Robert Glass Opticians Ltd - Shaw 36 Market Street, Shaw OL2 8NH
2.53 Scrivens Opticians (shaw) 63 Market Street, Shaw OL2 8NP
2.76 2020 Saddleworth 61 High Street, Uppermill OL3 6AP
3.14 Allegro Optical (saddleworth) (the Greenfield Centre) Wellington Road, Greenfield OL3 7AJ
3.47 Robert Glass Opticians Ltd - Oldham 104 Huddersfield Road OL4 2AH

Nearest Libraries

Delph Library
Millgate, Delph, Oldham, OL35JG
Telephone: 01457 874 381
Distance: 1.32 Miles
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Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Delph Library
Crompton Library
Farrow Street East, Shaw, Oldham, OL28QY
Telephone: 01706 842184
Distance: 2.58 Miles
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Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Crompton Library
Uppermill Library
St. Chad's, High Street Uppermill, Oldham, OL36AP
Telephone: 01457 872 777
Distance: 2.76 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Uppermill Library
Milnrow Library
Newhey Road, Milnrow, Rochdale, OL163PS
Telephone: 01706 641 563
Distance: 3.21 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Milnrow Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Greenfield Station is 3.24 miles away.

Address: Greenfield station, Shaw Hall Bank Road, Greenfield, Lancashire, OL3 7JZ

Greenfield is situated on the Huddersfield line and is managed by Northern.

Greenfield Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Greenfield Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Huddersfield00:18:00
Manchester Piccadilly00:26:00
Marsden (Yorks)00:08:00
Mossley (Manchester)00:04:00
Slaithwaite00:12:00
Stalybridge00:09:00
Wakefield Kirkgate00:39:00

Marsden (Yorks) Station is 4.44 miles away.

Address: Marsden station, Station Road, Marsden, West Yorkshire, HD7 6AX

Marsden (Yorks) is situated on the Huddersfield line and is managed by Northern.

Marsden (Yorks) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Marsden (Yorks) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brough01:16:00
Greenfield00:08:00
Huddersfield00:10:00
Hull01:31:00
Leeds00:33:00
Manchester Piccadilly00:35:00
Mossley (Manchester)00:12:00
Selby00:56:30
Slaithwaite00:04:00
Stalybridge00:17:00
Wakefield Kirkgate00:31:00

Smithy Bridge Station is 4.66 miles away.

Address: Smithy Bridge station, Smithy Bridge, Smithy Bridge, Greater Manchester, OL15 0DZ

Smithy Bridge is situated on the Calder Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Smithy Bridge Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Smithy Bridge Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:38:30
Appley Bridge01:21:00
Atherton00:46:00
Batley00:53:00
Blackburn00:51:00
Bradford Interchange00:47:30
Brighouse00:37:00
Burnley Manchester Road00:27:00
Burscough Bridge01:30:00
Castleton (Manchester)00:07:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:40:00
Daisy Hill00:51:30
Dewsbury00:50:00
Gathurst01:17:00
Hag Fold00:51:00
Halifax00:32:00
Hebden Bridge00:19:00
Hindley00:58:00
Ince (Manchester)01:07:00
Leeds01:08:00
Littleborough00:03:00
Manchester Victoria00:21:30
Meols Cop01:38:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)00:13:00
Mirfield00:44:00
Moorside00:44:00
Morley00:59:00
Moston00:17:00
Mytholmroyd00:22:00
Parbold01:25:00
Rochdale00:04:00
Rose Grove00:30:00
Salford Central00:24:00
Salford Crescent00:28:00
Southport01:45:00
Sowerby Bridge00:28:00
Swinton (Manchester)00:36:00
Todmorden00:12:00
Walkden00:40:00
Walsden00:09:00
Wigan North Western01:02:00
Wigan Wallgate01:06:00

Littleborough Station is 4.74 miles away.

Address: Littleborough station, Station Road, Littleborough, Greater Manchester, OL15 8AR

Littleborough is situated on the Calder Valley line and is managed by Northern.

Littleborough Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Littleborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington00:35:30
Appley Bridge01:24:00
Atherton00:48:00
Batley00:49:30
Blackburn00:48:00
Bradford Interchange00:46:00
Bramley (West Yorkshire)00:57:30
Brighouse00:34:00
Burnley Manchester Road00:24:00
Burscough Bridge01:33:00
Castleton (Manchester)00:10:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle00:37:00
Daisy Hill00:54:00
Dewsbury00:46:30
Gathurst01:20:00
Hag Fold00:53:00
Halifax00:30:00
Hebden Bridge00:16:00
Hindley01:00:00
Ince (Manchester)01:09:00
Leeds01:05:00
Manchester Victoria00:24:00
Meols Cop01:41:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)00:15:30
Mirfield00:41:00
Moorside00:46:00
Morley00:55:30
Moston00:19:00
Mytholmroyd00:19:00
New Pudsey00:54:30
Parbold01:28:00
Rochdale00:07:00
Rose Grove00:27:00
Salford Central00:27:00
Salford Crescent00:31:00
Smithy Bridge00:03:00
Southport01:48:00
Sowerby Bridge00:24:00
Swinton (Manchester)00:38:00
Todmorden00:10:00
Walkden00:42:00
Walsden00:06:00
Wigan North Western01:05:00
Wigan Wallgate01:08:00

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 18.29 miles away Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 24.89 miles away Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 37.83 miles away Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 42.64 miles away Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 41.1 miles away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle

Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 41.45 miles away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 41.52 miles away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal

Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 42.13 miles away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Seacombe Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Slack Gate Lane is approximately 2.84 miles from the M62

Junction: M62 J22/A672 - 3.17 Miles Away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to M62 J22/A672

Junction: M62 J21/A640 - 3.24 Miles Away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to M62 J21/A640

Junction: M62 J20/A627(M) - 5.07 Miles Away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to M62 J20/A627(M)

Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 6.33 Miles Away

Directions from Slack Gate Lane to M60 J22/A62/A6104

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.27 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum
Attraction Name: Astley Cheetham Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.05 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Astley Cheetham Art Gallery
Attraction Name: East Lancashire Railway
Railways
Distance: 7.19 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to East Lancashire Railway
Attraction Name: Central Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.21 (miles)
Directions from Slack Gate Lane to Central Art Gallery