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The Forehead near Stratfield Mortimer

The Forehead is a Street near the Berkshire village of Stratfield Mortimer and measures approximately 925 metres long.

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

The Forehead is within the area of West Berkshire, West Berkshire and West Berkshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Stratfield Mortimer.

The Forehead has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 26901903, 26910130 and 26901794 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Forehead is roughly 61.46 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 63.30 and the lowest point being 56.90. A change of 6.40 metres.

The Forehead is located within the county of Berkshire which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 40.66 miles West from the centre of London, 6.45 miles South from the centre of Reading, 7.34 miles North from the centre of Basingstoke and 20.52 miles West from the centre of Woking.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Forehead

Sunrise05:54
Sunset20:09

Latest Weather Conditions for The Forehead

Observed at Weather Station:Odiham 21 April 2021 at 11:00 (9.63 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:13.1°C (56.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (13 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Forehead Stratfield Mortimer

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Reading South Grazeley Green
Address:Goring Lane
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3: Name:Travelodge Reading M4 Westbound
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Address:Burghfield, Reading, RG30 3UQ
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5: Name:Premier Inn Reading Gateway M4 J11
Address:Reading Gateway
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Thames Valley
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Forehead above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
61.4656.9063.306.40

Frequently asked Questions for The Forehead

What Council (Local Authority) is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the local authority area of West Berkshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the area of Stratfield Mortimer Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the ward of Mortimer.

What County is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the ceremonial county of Berkshire.

What Constituency is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the constituency of Wokingham.

What Part of the UK is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the West Berkshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Forehead in?

The Forehead is located within the Thames Valley Police area.

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Location Details

The Forehead
Map showing the location of The Forehead
Latitude51.367924
Longitude-1.024967
OS Easting (X):467867
OS Northing (Y):163713
OS Grid Reference:SU679637

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00082377
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age42.24
Area Population1888.00
Male Population942.00 (50%)
Female Population946.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants9 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01016308
LSOA Name:West Berkshire 022B
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02003388
MSOA Name:West Berkshire 022
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Burghfield Common Express
Reading Rd, Burghfield Common, RG7 3JB
0345 610 2711
Distance: 2.51 Miles
Directions from The Forehead to Tesco Burghfield Common Express
Sainsburys Tadley
30a Mulfords Hill, Tadley, England, RG26 3JE
0118 981 9489
Distance: 5.09 Miles
Directions from The Forehead to Sainsburys Tadley
Morrisons Reading
Off Basingstoke Road, Reading RG2 0HB
0118 9310356
Distance: 5.14 Miles
Directions from The Forehead to Morrisons Reading
Tesco Reading Southcote Esso Express
Southcote Service Station, 108 Bath Rd, Reading, RG30 2EU
0345 677 9663
Distance: 5.32 Miles
Directions from The Forehead to Tesco Reading Southcote Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0118 - Reading
Area Code: 01256 - Basingstoke

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Berkshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, West Berkshire, RG14 5LD
Send email
Telephone Number: 01635 424 00
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wokingham
The Member of Parliament is John Redwood
Details for the MP John Redwood on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election John Redwood won with a majority of 7,383 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83,953
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Mortimer Ward
Parish: Stratfield Mortimer Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Berkshire

Nearest Car Parks

Mortimer Station Car Park
The Street, Mortimer, Berkshire
Mortimer
RG7 3NY
Distance: 0.55 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Accessible spaces available. Discounts apply if paid by phone within 15mins.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
West End Road Car Park
West End Road, Mortimer, Berkshire
Mortimer
RG7 3TE
Distance: 1.81 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Recreation Road Car Park
Recreation Road, Burghfield Common, Berkshire
Burghfield Common
RG7 3EN
Distance: 2.64 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01189701754
Operated by: Burghfield Parish Council
Jibbs Meadow Car Park
Jibbs Meadow, Bramley, Hampshire
Bramley
RG26 5DZ
Distance: 3.01 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01256845775
Operated by: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Mortimer St Mary's C.E. Junior School
Distance: 1 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/12/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Mortimer St Mary's C.E. Junior School, The Street, Mortimer, RG7 3PB
Head: Mrs Nicola Sumner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forehead to Mortimer St Mary's C.E. Junior School
Mortimer St John's C.E. Infant School
Distance: 1.71 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/02/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 169
Address: Mortimer St John's C.E. Infant School, West End Road, Mortimer, RG7 3SY
Head: Mrs Nicola Sumner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forehead to Mortimer St John's C.E. Infant School
Grazeley Parochial Church of England Aided Primary School
Distance: 2.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/06/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 190
Address: Grazeley Parochial Church of England Aided Primary School, Mereoak Lane, Grazeley, RG7 1JY
Head: Miss Celia Thatcher (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forehead to Grazeley Parochial Church of England Aided Primary School
Lambs Lane Primary School
Distance: 2.45 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/02/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 223
Address: Lambs Lane Primary School, Back Lane, Spencers Wood, RG7 1JB
Head: Mrs Sharon Finn (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Forehead to Lambs Lane Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Circle Reading Hospital
Address: 100 Drake Way, Reading,
Independent Sector
Circle Health
Telephone: 01189 226 888
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.73 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to Circle Reading Hospital
The Berkshire Independent Hospital
Address: Swallowscroft, Wensley Road, Reading, RG1 6UZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 0118 902 8121
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.53 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to The Berkshire Independent Hospital
Prospect Park Hospital
Address: Honey End Lane, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4EJ,
NHS Sector
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0118 960 5000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.63 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to Prospect Park Hospital
Spire Dunedin Hospital
Address: 16 Bath Road, Reading, RG1 6NS,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0118 9587676
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.92 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to Spire Dunedin Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Forehead

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Forehead
1.73 Oaktree Dental Practice 8 West End Road, Mortimer Common RG7 3SY
2.42 Dental Surgery Tarragon Way, Burghfield Common RG7 3YU
4.24 Shinfield Dental Centre School Green, Shinfield RG2 9EH
5.14 Community Dental Clinic Whitley Social Services, 268 Northumberland Avenue RG2 7PJ
5.16 Community Dental Clinic Southcote Clinic, Coronation Square RG30 3QP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Forehead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Forehead
1.99 Mortimer Surgery 72 Victoria Road, Mortimer Common, Mortimer RG7 3SQ tel:0118 9332436
2.53 Dr. M. L. Swami Burghfield Health Centre, Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3YJ tel:0118 9835222
2.95 Swallowfield Medical Practice The Street, Swallowfield RG7 1QY tel:0118 9883473
3.10 Clift Surgery Minchens Lane, Bramley RG26 5BH tel:01256 881228
4.17 Dr. M. D. Smith The Surgery, Millworth Lane, Shinfield RG2 9EN tel:0118 9884620

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Forehead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Forehead
1.81 Jhoots Pharmacy 24 West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TF tel:01189 332373
1.99 Mortimer Pharmacy 72 Victoria Road, Mortimer Common RG7 3SQ tel:01189 333161
2.53 Burghfield Pharmacy Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3YJ tel:0118 9831145
2.77 Day Lewis Pharmacy Welford House, Basingstoke Road, Spencers Wood RG7 1AA tel:02082 566256
4.24 Shinfield Pharmacy Shinfield Prim Care Ctr, School Green, Shinfield RG2 9EH tel:0118 9883540

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Forehead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Forehead
4.05 Costco Opticians 100 South Oak Way RG2 6UE
5.28 Bridle Eyecare Ltd 17a High Street, Theale RG7 5AH
5.35 Optimum Vision Clinic - Tadley The Falcon Garage, Burghfield Road RG26 4QY
5.37 Specsavers (reading - Shinfield Road) Unit A, White Knights Retail Centre, 203-205 Shinfield Road RG2 8HA
5.40 Calcot Specsavers Limited Savacentre, Bath Road, Calcot RG31 7SA

Nearest Libraries

Mortimer Library
27 Victoria Road, Reading, RG73SH
Telephone: 0118 933 2882
Distance: 1.81 Miles
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Directions from The Forehead to Mortimer Library
Burghfield Common Library
School Lane, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG73JZ
Telephone:
Distance: 2.69 Miles
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Directions from The Forehead to Burghfield Common Library
Spencers Wood Library
Basingstoke Road, Spencers Wood, Reading, RG71AJ
Telephone: 0118 988 4771
Distance: 2.88 Miles
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Directions from The Forehead to Spencers Wood Library
Tadley Library
Mulfords Hill, Tadley, RG263JE
Telephone: 0845 6035631
Distance: 5.1 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Forehead to Tadley Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Mortimer Station is 0.54 miles away.

Address: Mortimer station, The Street, Mortimer, Berkshire, RG7 3NY

Mortimer is situated on the Reading to Basingstoke Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Mortimer Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Forehead to Mortimer Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Basingstoke00:16:00
Bramley (Hampshire)00:06:00
Reading00:14:00
Reading West00:10:00

Bramley (Hampshire) Station is 3.04 miles away.

Address: Bramley station, Sherfield Road, Bramley, Hampshire, RG26 5AG

Bramley (Hampshire) is situated on the Reading to Basingstoke Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bramley (Hampshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Forehead to Bramley (Hampshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Basingstoke00:11:30
Mortimer00:05:00
Reading00:19:30
Reading West00:15:30

Theale Station is 5.01 miles away.

Address: Theale station, Station Road, Theale, Berkshire, RG7 4AA

Theale is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Theale Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Forehead to Theale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aldermaston00:05:00
Bedwyn00:33:30
Hungerford00:26:30
Kintbury00:21:30
London Paddington00:40:00
Midgham00:08:00
Newbury00:18:00
Newbury Racecourse00:18:00
Reading00:11:00
Reading West00:07:00
Thatcham00:09:00

Aldermaston Station is 5.44 miles away.

Address: Aldermaston station, Bath Road, Aldermaston, Berkshire, RG7 4LB

Aldermaston is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Aldermaston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Forehead to Aldermaston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Midgham00:03:30
Newbury00:17:00
Newbury Racecourse00:13:00
Reading00:16:00
Reading West00:12:00
Thatcham00:09:00
Theale00:05:00

Nearest Airports

London Heathrow Airport is 25.73 miles away Directions from The Forehead to London Heathrow Airport
Southampton Airport is 32.31 miles away Directions from The Forehead to Southampton Airport
London Oxford Airport is 34.41 miles away Directions from The Forehead to London Oxford Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 40.03 miles away Directions from The Forehead to London Gatwick Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Shepperton Ferry Landing is 24.51 miles away

Directions from The Forehead to Shepperton Ferry Landing

Weybridge Ferry Landing is 24.53 miles away

Directions from The Forehead to Weybridge Ferry Landing

Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing is 28.69 miles away

Directions from The Forehead to Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing

Hampton Ferry Landing is 28.75 miles away

Directions from The Forehead to Hampton Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M4 J11/A33/B3270 - 3.83 Miles Away

Directions from The Forehead to M4 J11/A33/B3270

Junction: M4 J12/A4 - 5.22 Miles Away

Directions from The Forehead to M4 J12/A4

Junction: M3 J5/A287/B3349 - 7.24 Miles Away

Directions from The Forehead to M3 J5/A287/B3349

Junction: M3 J6/A30/A339 - 7.8 Miles Away

Directions from The Forehead to M3 J6/A30/A339

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: The Vyne
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.03 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to The Vyne
Attraction Name: West Green House Garden
Gardens
Distance: 6.1 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to West Green House Garden
Attraction Name: Galleon Marine
Leisure / Theme Parks
Distance: 8.57 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to Galleon Marine
Attraction Name: Basildon Park
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.98 (miles)
Directions from The Forehead to Basildon Park
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