BL4 7QL

a primarily residential postcode in Farnworth, Bolton

BL4 7QL Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5502 / 53°33'0"N

Longitude: -2.3898 / 2°23'23"W

OS Eastings: 374269

OS Northings: 406027

OS Grid: SD742060

Mapcode National: GBR CWRD.D2

Mapcode Global: WH982.8174

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by BL4 7QL, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Lightwood Close, Farnworth, Bolton BL4 7QL

Summary

BL4 7QL is a primarily residential postcode in Farnworth, Bolton. It was first introduced in October 1985.

The most common council tax band is A.

Commercial rateable values range from £940 to £1,600 with an average of £1,270. The most common recorded business types are Offices and Store.

Farnworth is a town, which had a population of 26,939 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 43 people resident in BL4 7QL, of which 19 were male and 24 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

BL4 7QL is in the Manchester travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bolton Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BL4 7QL has a Healthy Living Index of 10/10 (Very high).

BL4 7QL has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 5/10 (Moderate), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 8/10 (High). Supermarkets near BL4 7QL include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

BL4 7QL is approximately 91m (299ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BL4 7QL are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

Note: This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Bolton Borough Council

Ward

Farnworth

Councillors

Paul Sanders (Farnworth and Kearsley First)
Maureen Flitcroft (Farnworth and Kearsley First)
Jean Gillies (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Bolton South East

MP

Yasmin Qureshi (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

North West

MEPs

Theresa Griffin (Labour)
Paul Nuttall ()
Jacqueline Foster (Conservative)
Wajid Khan (Labour)
Louise Bours ()
Julie Ward (Labour)
Sajjad Karim (Conservative)
Steven Woolfe ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for BL4 7QL.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near BL4 7QL.

Primary

St John CofE Primary School, Kearsley

Church Road, Kearsley, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 8AP

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

St Gregory's RC Primary School, Farnworth, Bolton

Presto Street, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 8AJ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Needs improvement

All Saints CofE Primary School

Devon Street, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 7PY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 2 - 11

Good

Kearsley West Primary School

Primrose Street, Kearsley, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 9BZ

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

St Peter's CofE Primary School

Alexandra Street, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 9JT

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Outstanding

Secondary

Kearsley Academy

Springfield Road, Kearsley, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 8HY

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Good

Little Lever School

Church Street, Little Lever, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL3 1BT

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Harper Green School

Harper Green Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0DH

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

St James's Church of England High School

Lucas Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL4 9RU

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Mount St Joseph

Greenland Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0HU

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Bolton Muslim Girls School

Swan Lane, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL3 6TQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Essa Academy

Lever Edge Lane, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL3 3HH

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Bolton St Catherine's Academy

Stitch MI Lane, Breightmet, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL2 4HU

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 3 - 19

Needs improvement

Ladybridge High School

New York, Junction Road, Deane, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 4NG

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Canon Slade CofE School

Bradshaw Brow, Bolton, Lancashire, BL2 3BP

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for BL4 7QL

Output Area
E00024593
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01004859
Bolton 032B
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02001015
Bolton 032
Electoral Ward/Division
E05000655
Farnworth
Metropolitan District
E08000001
Bolton Borough Council
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000579
Bolton South East
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Trust
E16000148
Bolton Teaching
Strategic Health Authority
E18000002
North West
Pan Strategic Health Authority
E19000001
North, Midlands and the East Programme for IT (NME
Police Force Area
E23000005
Local Learning and Skills Council area
E24000024
Greater Manchester
Travel to Work Area
E30000239
Manchester
Workplace Zone
E33004789
Built-up Area
E34005054
Greater Manchester BUA
Built-up Area sub-division
E35000467
Farnworth BUASD
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000015
Greater Manchester
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000016
NHS Bolton
NHS England Region
E40000001
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000155
Bolton, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000007
National Cancer Vanguard
E57000001
Country
E92000001
England

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