Beech Close Pontefract

Beech Close is a Street in the West Yorkshire town of Pontefract .

The local council responsible for Beech Close is Wakefield District Council which is a Metropolitan District .

Beech Close is located within the county of West Yorkshire which is in the Yorkshire and the Humb region of the UK. 158.9 miles North from the centre of London, 12.76 miles South East from the centre of Leeds, 12.97 miles North West from the centre of Doncaster and 21.35 miles South West from the centre of York.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Beech Close

Sunrise05:49
Sunset20:26

Latest Weather Conditions for Beech Close

Observed at Weather Station:Bingley Samos 18 August 2018 at 10:00 (24.60 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:16.5°C (82.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (14 mph)
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What Council (Local Authority) is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the local authority area of Wakefield District Council which is a Metropolitan District .

What Parish Council is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the ward of Pontefract South Ward.

What County is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the ceremonial county of West Yorkshire.

What Constituency is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the constituency of Normanton, Pontefract and Castlefor.

What Region of the UK is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the Yorkshire and the Humb region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the Council area.

What Police Force area is Beech Close in?

Beech Close is located within the West Yorkshire Police Police area.

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Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01011848
Ons Area Name:Wakefield 023D
Average Age : 48.40
Population: 1469.00
Male Population: 695.00 (47.31%)
Female Population: 774.00 (52.69%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 12 (0.82%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Location Details

Beech Close
Latitude53.680444
Longitude-1.304349
OS Easting (X):445943
OS Northing (Y):420692
OS Grid Reference:SE459207

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Beech Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 105
OS Landranger Map Name: York -
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Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01977 - Pontefract
Area Code: 01924 - Wakefield
Local Council Details

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wakefield District
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Town Hall
Wood Street
Wakefield
WF1 2HQ
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Telephone Number: 01924 306 090
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In the 2017 General Election won with a majority of the result was . The total electorate was
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Ward: Pontefract South Ward
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Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire
County Council: Council
Policing for Beech Close

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: West Yorkshire Police
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Covering : Ackworth, Hemsworth, Knottingley, North Elmsall, Pontefract, South Elmsall, South Kirkby, Upton and surrounding areas.

 

 

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Hotels Near Beech Close

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Beech Close

Barley Mow Hotel - pontefract
Barley Mow Hotel
Barley Mow Hotel is set in Pontefract, 33 km from York. The rooms are equipped with a TV. You will find a kettle in the room. Leeds is 19 km from Barley Mow Hotel, while Sheffield is 36 km away.
Address:22 Cornmarket, WF8 1BJ, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:8
Lowest Price Room:£35
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Kings Croft Hotel - pontefract
Kings Croft Hotel
With a popular restaurant and cosy bar, Kings Croft Hotel offers free parking and free Wi-Fi. Situated just outside Pontefract, the hotel is a 5-minute drive from Pontefract Racecourse.
Address:Wakefield Road Pontefract, WF84HA, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:22
Lowest Price Room:£55
Highest Price Room:£145
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Tower House Executive Guest House - pontefract
Star Rating:5 Stars
Tower House Executive Guest House
Around 10 minutes’ walk from the town centre, Tower House Executive Guest House in Pontefract provides award-winning bed and breakfast in West Yorkshire. There is free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi at Tower House.
Address:21 Bondgate, WF8 2JP, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:6
Lowest Price Room:£55
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Darrington by Good Night Inns - darrington
Star Rating:3 Stars
Darrington by Good Night Inns
Just off the A1 and 3 miles from Pontefract town centre, in the Yorkshire countryside, Darrington by Good Night Inns features a restaurant and free parking. It is 2 miles from Pontefract Racecourse.
Address:Great North Road, WF83BL, Darrington
Number of Rooms:28
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£85.5
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Kyte Hotel - darrington
Just off the A1 at Darrington, south of the M62 interchange near Leeds, this recently renovated hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and stylish, contemporary en suite rooms.
Address:Great North Road, WF8 3HR, Darrington
Number of Rooms:15
Lowest Price Room:£49.5
Highest Price Room:£47.5
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RolandsCroft Guest House - pontefract
Star Rating:3 Stars
RolandsCroft Guest House
Set in the quiet village of Featherstone, a 20-minute drive from Wakefield city centre, RolandsCroft Guest House offers a secure large private parking area, free WiFi and rooms with en suite facilities.
Address:Rolandscroft Featherstone Lane, WF7 6AW, Featherstone
Number of Rooms:5
Lowest Price Room:£44.85
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Wentbridge House Hotel - pontefract
Star Rating:4 Stars
Wentbridge House Hotel
With a peaceful location, surrounded by century-old trees, this beautiful and historical 4-star country house hotel holds a Silver Award and 2 AA Rosettes.
Address:The Great North Road, WF8 3JJ, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:41
Lowest Price Room:£69
Highest Price Room:£175
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Best Western Plus Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel - pontefract
Star Rating:3 Stars
Best Western Plus Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel
Dating back to 1610, Best Western Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, a traditional restaurant and free parking. There is good access to the M62.
Address:Thorpe Lane, Badsworth,, WF9 1AB, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:27
Lowest Price Room:£70
Highest Price Room:£195
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Car Parks

Nearest Car Parks

Pontefract Baghill Station Car Park
Station Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Pontefract
WF8 1RB
Distance: 1.28 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs Mon-Sun. No charge for rail users.
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Friarwood Car Park
Friarwood Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Pontefract
WF8 1RB
Distance: 1.31 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am to 6pm Monday to Saturday. Free parking on Sundays and Bank Holidays.There is a height restriction of 2.1m on this car park.
Telephone: 08458506506
Operated by: Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
Newgate South Car Park
Newgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Pontefract
WF8 1DP
Distance: 1.56 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday to Saturday. CCTV. Parking is free on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
Telephone: 08458506506
Operated by: Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
Newgate North Car Park
Newgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Pontefract
WF8 1DR
Distance: 1.66 km (click for directions)
Long Stay. Charges apply 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday to Saturday. CCTV. Parking is free on Sundays and Bank Holidays
Telephone: 08458506506
Operated by: Wakefield Metropolitan District Council
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pontefract Hospital
Address: Friarwood Lane, Friarwood Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1PL,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 1.13 (km)
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Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield
Address: Lumley Street, Castleford, WF10 5LT,
NHS Sector
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01977 605500
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Distance: 6.09 (km)
Directions from Beech Close to Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield
Spire Methley Park Hospital
Address: Methley Lane, Methley, Leeds, LS26 9HG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01977 518518
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Distance: 10.28 (km)
Directions from Beech Close to Spire Methley Park Hospital
Pinderfields Hospital
Address: Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 12.19 (km)
Directions from Beech Close to Pinderfields Hospital
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Ropergate Dental Practice
Address: Ropergate Dental Practice, 47 Ropergate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1JY
Distance: 1.2 (km)
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Oasis Dental Care
Address: Oasis Dental Care, 28 32 Market Place, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1AT
Distance: 1.33 (km)
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Dental Surgery
Address: Dental Surgery, Belks Court, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1DF
Distance: 1.39 (km)
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Dental Surgery
Address: Dental Surgery, 1a Charter House, Jacksons Court, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1DE
Distance: 1.4 (km)
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Nearest Schools

Nearest Schools

Pontefract Carleton Park Junior and Infant School
Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 204
Address: Moxon Close, Carleton Park, WF8 3PT
Telephone: 01977722615
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Beech Close to Pontefract Carleton Park Junior and Infant School
The Rookeries Carleton Junior and Infant School
Distance: 0.48 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Carleton Road, Carleton, WF8 3NP
Telephone: 01977600368
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Beech Close to The Rookeries Carleton Junior and Infant School
Carleton Community High School A Specialist Science With Mathematics School
Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 798
Address: Green Lane, Carleton, WF8 3NW
Telephone: 01977781555
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Beech Close to Carleton Community High School A Specialist Science With Mathematics School
High Well School
Distance: 1.03 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 42
Address: Rook Hill Road, WF8 2DD
Telephone: 01924572100
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Beech Close to High Well School
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Friarwood Surgery
Address: The Friarwood Surgery, Carleton Glen, Pontefract, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF8 1SU
Telephone: 01977 704777
Distance: 0.88 (km)
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Northgate
Address: Northgate Surgery, Northgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1NF
Telephone: 01977 703635
Distance: 1.54 (km)
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Stuart Road
Address: The Surgery, Stuart Road, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4PQ
Telephone: 01977 703437
Distance: 1.6 (km)
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Drs Roberts and Wakefield
Address: St Thomas Road Surgery, St.thomas Rd,featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 5HE
Telephone: 01977 801363
Distance: 3.45 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

South Pontefract Library
St. Mary's Community Centre, The Circle The Circle, Pontefract, WF82AY
Telephone: 01977 705341
Distance: 0.73 Kilometres
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Pontefract Library
Shoemarket, Pontefract, WF81BD
Telephone: 01977 727692
Distance: 1.36 Kilometres
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Featherstone Library
Victoria Street, Off Station Lane Featherstone, Featherstone, WF75BB
Telephone: 01977 722 745
Distance: 3.57 Kilometres
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Knottingley Library
Hill Top, Pontefract Road Knottingley, Knottingley, WF118EE
Telephone: 01977 722 450
Distance: 4.57 Kilometres
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Nearest Rail Stations

Pontefract Baghill Station is 1.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Beech Close to Pontefract Baghill Rail Station

Pontefract Baghill station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Gilberdyke - Hatfield & Stainforth / Knottingley and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bolton-On-Dearne • Church Fenton • Goldthorpe • Meadowhall • Moorthorpe • Rotherham Central • Sheffield • Sherburn-In-Elmet • Swinton (South Yorkshire) • Thurnscoe • Ulleskelf • York

Pontefract Tanshelf Station is 1.8 Kilometers away

Directions from Beech Close to Pontefract Tanshelf Rail Station

Pontefract Tanshelf station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Featherstone • Knottingley • Pontefract Monkhill • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate

Featherstone Station is 3.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Beech Close to Featherstone Rail Station

Featherstone station is operated by Northern in the Hemsworth area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Knottingley • Pontefract Monkhill • Pontefract Tanshelf • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate

Glasshoughton Station is 4.03 Kilometers away

Directions from Beech Close to Glasshoughton Rail Station

Glasshoughton station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Castleford • Goole • Hensall • Knottingley • Leeds • Pontefract Monkhill • Rawcliffe • Snaith • Whitley Bridge • Woodlesford

Nearest Airports

Nearest Airports

Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 29.45 Kilometers away Directions from Beech Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 31.36 Kilometers away Directions from Beech Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Humberside Airport is 63.89 Kilometers away Directions from Beech Close to Humberside Airport
Manchester Airport is 73.15 Kilometers away Directions from Beech Close to Manchester Airport
Nearest Ferry Services

Nearest Ferry Services

Transporter Bridge South Side is 100.48 Kilometers away

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Transporter Bridge North Side is 100.64 Kilometers away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Beech Close is approximately 1.47 miles from the A1M

Junction: A1(M) J40/A1(T)/A162 - 2.69 Km Away

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Junction: M62 J33/A162(T) - 2.96 Km Away

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Junction: M62 J41/A1(M) - 3.43 Km Away

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Junction: M62 J32/A639 - 3.54 Km Away

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Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Marks & Spencer Simply Foods
9 Beastfair, Pontefract, WF8 1AL
Distance: 1.33 Kilometres
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Tesco
10 Corn Market, Pontefract, WF8 1BJ
Distance: 1.43 Kilometres
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Farmfoods Freezer Centre
63 Horsefair, Pontefract, WF8 1RF
Distance: 1.48 Kilometres
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ASDA
Halfpenny Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1NL
Distance: 1.51 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Pontefract Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.39 (km)
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Attraction Name: Treasurer's House (Wess)
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.88 (km)
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Attraction Name: Castleford Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.97 (km)
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Attraction Name: Nostell Priory & Parkland
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.43 (km)
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