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Shields Road in Sunderland

Shields Road is a Street in the Tyne & Wear city of Sunderland and measures approximately 1,018 metres long.

Shields Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 14 other streets named Shields Road in Great Britain.

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

Shields Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 38760830, 38782020, 36817300 and 36818070 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Shields Road is roughly 25.56 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 39.90 and the lowest point being 17.80. A change of 22.10 metres.

Shields Road has the postcodes of SR6 8JN and SR6 8ND.

Shields Road is located within the county of Tyne & Wear which is in the North East (England) region of the UK. 243.48 miles North from the centre of London, 9.06 miles East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 61.46 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 68.75 miles North from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Shields Road

Sunrise04:26
Sunset21:47

We have found postcodes for Shields Road.

SR6 8JN
SR6 8ND

Latest Weather Conditions for Shields Road

Observed at Weather Station:Albemarle 24 June 2021 at 02:00 (20.15 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:13.3°C (96.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (5 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Shields Road Sunderland

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Sunderland High Street West
Address:High St W, Sunderland, SR1 1UD
Telephone:0871 984 6336 Learn More
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2: Name:Premier Inn Sunderland City Centre
Address:1-3 Hind Street
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3: Name:Travelodge Sunderland Central
Address:Low Row, Sunderland, SR1 3PY
Telephone:0871 984 6050 Learn More
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4: Name:Premier Inn Sunderland A19 A1231
Address:Wessington Way
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5: Name:Premier Inn South Shields Port Of Tyne
Address:2 Hobson Way
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Shields Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
25.5617.8039.9022.10

Frequently asked Questions for Shields Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Shields Road in?

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

What Parish Council is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is located within the ward of Fulwell.

What County is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is located within the ceremonial county of Tyne & Wear.

What Constituency is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is located within the constituency of Sunderland Central.

What Part of the UK is Shields Road in?

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

What County Council area is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is located within the Tyne and Wear Council area.

What Police Force area is Shields Road in?

Shields Road is located within the Northumbria Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Shields Road

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Dovedale Roadjunction
Haversham Parkjunction
Newcastle RoadA1018roundabout
Sunderland RoadA1018pseudo node
The Squarejunction
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Location Details

Shields Road
Map showing the location of Shields Road
Latitude54.936966
Longitude-1.392883
OS Easting (X):438893
OS Northing (Y):560432
OS Grid Reference:NZ389604

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Shields Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00044304
ONS Area NameSemi-Detached Ageing
Average Age45.17
Area Population1206.00
Male Population565.00 (47%)
Female Population641.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants9 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01008724
LSOA Name:Sunderland 001C
SOA Code:8b
SOA Name:Ageing suburbanites
MSOA Code:E02001791
MSOA Name:Sunderland 001
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Fulwell
110 Station Road, Sunderland, England, SR6 9AE
0191 548 5874
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from Shields Road to Sainsburys Fulwell
Asda Sunderland Thompson Road Petrol
Thompson Road, Sunderland, SR5 1SF
0191 511 1146
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Directions from Shields Road to Asda Sunderland Thompson Road Petrol
Morrisons Seaburn
Whitburn Road, Seaburn SR6 8AA
0191 5292032
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from Shields Road to Morrisons Seaburn
Iceland Southwick
14 The Green, Southwick, Sunderland, SR5 2JE
01915495922
Distance: 1.21 Miles
Directions from Shields Road to Iceland Southwick

 Telephone Information

Area Code

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.8 2.6 4.8 N 15

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 Sunderland Central
The Member of Parliament is Julie Elliott
Details for the MP Julie Elliott on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Julie Elliott won with a majority of 2,964 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 72,680
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Fulwell Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Tyne & Wear

Nearest Car Parks

Seaburn Metro Car Park
Station Road, Seaburn, Tyne And Wear
Seaburn
SR6 8NR
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, free parking.
Telephone: 01912020747
Operated by: Nexus
Whitburn Bents Car Park
Whitburn Bents Road, Whitburn, Tyne And Wear
Whitburn
SR6 7NX
Distance: 1.29 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders free. Charge per min, min stay 10mins, Summer (Mar-Oct) £3 per day, Winter (Nov-Feb) £1 per day.
Telephone: 01914247900
Operated by: South Tyneside Council
Stadium of Light Car Park
Newcastle Road, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear
Sunderland
SR6 0DN
Distance: 1.31 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Accessible spaces available.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
East Boldon Car Park
Station Approach, East Boldon, Tyne And Wear
East Boldon
NE36 0LD
Distance: 1.31 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Accessible spaces available. Free
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
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Nearest Schools

Monkwearmouth Academy
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Address: Monkwearmouth Academy, Torver Crescent, SR6 8LG
Head: Mr Michael Grummett ()
Directions from Shields Road to Monkwearmouth Academy
Seaburn Dene Primary School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Seaburn Dene Primary School, Torver Crescent, Seaburn Dene, SR6 8LG
Head: Mr J Howe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shields Road to Seaburn Dene Primary School
Fulwell Infant School Academy
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/07/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 363
Address: Fulwell Infant School Academy, Ebdon Lane, Fulwell, SR6 8ED
Head: Mrs Wendy Angus (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shields Road to Fulwell Infant School Academy
Fulwell Junior School
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 30/11/2006)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 345
Address: Fulwell Junior School, Sea Road, Fulwell, SR6 9EE
Head: Mr Peter Speck (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shields Road to Fulwell Junior School

Nearest Hospitals

Monkwearmouth Hospital
Address: Monkwearmouth Hospital, Newcastle Road, Sunderland, SR5 1NB,
NHS Sector
Cumbria Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 246 6800
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.89 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Monkwearmouth Hospital
Sunderland Royal Hospital
Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.5 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Sunderland Royal Hospital
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: 2.8 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to South Tyneside District Hospital
Sunderland Eye Infirmary
Address: Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.34 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Sunderland Eye Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Shields Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Shields Road
0.76 Ramshaw & Silver Dental Surgery 1 Atkinson Road SR6 9AR
0.86 The Mill Dental Practice 154 Newcastle Road SR5 1NA
1.16 Garvey And Hicks Dental Surgeons Fulwell Dental Pracice, 162 Fulwell Road SR6 9QS
1.20 Cleadon Village Dental Practice 1 Windermere SR6 7QQ
1.25 The Green Dental Surgery 44d The Green, Southwick SR5 2HY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Shields Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Shields Road
0.60 Fulwell Medical Centre, Ebdon Lane SR6 8DZ tel:0191 5483635
1.26 Dr. R. Obonna The Green, Southwick SR5 2LT tel:0191 5026710
1.26 Bridge View Medical Group Southwick Health Centre, The Green, Southwick SR5 2LT tel:0191 5163940
1.26 Dr Weatherhead & Associates The Green, Southwick SR5 2LT tel:0191 5026700
1.47 Red House Medical Centre Red House Surgery, 127 Renfrew Road SR5 5PS tel:0191 5375700

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Shields Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Shields Road
0.70 Ashchem Chemist 5 Sea Road SR6 9BP tel:0191 5489617
0.71 Lloydspharmacy 8 Sea Road SR6 9BX tel:0191 5486701
1.22 Cohens Chemist 14 The Green, Southwick SR5 2JE tel:01915 486824
1.26 Lloydspharmacy Southwick Health Centre, The Green, Southwick SR5 2LT tel:0191 5481952
1.26 Gill Se 35 Front Street, Cleadon SR6 7PG tel:0191 5543297

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Shields Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Shields Road
0.62 See Optical (fulwell) 9 Station Road, Fulwell SR6 9AA
0.72 Buckingham & Hickson 290 Fulwell Road SR6 9AP
0.81 See Optical Company 9 Station Road, Fulwell SR6 9EE
1.23 Doyles Opticians 297 Southwick Road SR5 2AB
1.54 Vision Express At Tesco (sunderland) Newcastle Road SR6 0DA

Nearest Libraries

Fulwell Library
Dene Lane, Fulwell, Sunderland, SR68EH
Telephone: 0191 561 5260
Distance: 0.57 Miles
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Directions from Shields Road to Fulwell Library
Southwick Library
Beaumont Street, Southwick, Sunderland, SR52JR
Telephone: 0191 561 5270
Distance: 1.17 Miles
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Directions from Shields Road to Southwick Library
Whitburn Library
Mill Lane, Whitburn, SR67EN
Telephone: 0191 427 1717
Distance: 1.48 Miles
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Directions from Shields Road to Whitburn Library
Monkwearmouth Library
Church Street North, Sunderland, SR60DR
Telephone: 0191 561 2755
Distance: 1.63 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Shields Road to Monkwearmouth Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Sunderland Station is 2.21 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 Shields Road 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

Heworth Station is 6.54 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 Shields Road 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

Seaham Station is 7.23 miles away.

Address: Seaham station, Station Road, Seaham, County Durham, SR7 0XX

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

Seaham Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Shields Road to Seaham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bardon Mill01:31:00
Battersby01:22:00
Billingham00:27:00
Blaydon00:48:00
Brampton (Cumbria)01:56:00
Carlisle02:13:00
Castleton Moor01:38:00
Commondale01:35:00
Corbridge01:12:00
Dunston00:40:00
Great Ayton01:13:30
Gypsy Lane00:58:00
Haltwhistle01:39:00
Hartlepool00:16:00
Haydon Bridge01:27:00
Heworth00:23:00
Hexham01:17:00
James Cook University Hospital00:52:00
Kildale01:27:00
Marton00:55:00
MetroCentre00:44:00
Middlesbrough00:48:00
Newcastle00:35:00
Nunthorpe01:02:00
Prudhoe00:59:00
Riding Mill01:07:30
Seaton Carew00:20:00
Stocksfield01:03:00
Stockton00:34:00
Sunderland00:10:00
Thornaby00:40:00
Wetheral02:05:00
Wylam00:54:00

Manors Station is 8.76 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 Shields Road 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 14.34 miles away Directions from Shields Road to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 29.48 miles away Directions from Shields Road to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 74.59 miles away Directions from Shields Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 4.46 miles away

Directions from Shields Road to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal

South Shields Ferry Terminal is 4.59 miles away

Directions from Shields Road to South Shields Ferry Terminal

North Shields Ferry Terminal is 5.06 miles away

Directions from Shields Road to North Shields Ferry Terminal

Transporter Bridge North Side is 25.2 miles away

Directions from Shields Road to Transporter Bridge North Side

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 7.1 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 7.52 Miles Away

Directions from Shields Road to A1(M) J64/A195

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 8.4 Miles Away

Directions from Shields Road to A1(M) J63/A167/A183

Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 11.27 Miles Away

Directions from Shields Road to A1(M) J62/A690

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Monkwearmouth Station Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.76 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Monkwearmouth Station Museum
Attraction Name: Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.32 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Attraction Name: Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.57 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to Souter Lighthouse and The Leas
Attraction Name: WWT Washington Wetland Centre
Wildlife
Distance: 4.52 (miles)
Directions from Shields Road to WWT Washington Wetland Centre
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