BL6 6GG

a residential postcode in a rural area of Horwich

BL6 6GG Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5968 / 53°35'48"N

Longitude: -2.5087 / 2°30'31"W

OS Eastings: 366427

OS Northings: 411251

OS Grid: SD664112

Mapcode National: GBR BVXV.ND

Mapcode Global: WH97M.FVLJ

Open Location Code: 9C5VHFWR+PG

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by BL6 6GG, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Summary

BL6 6GG is a residential postcode in a rural area of Horwich. It was first introduced in December 2015.

The most common council tax bands are F and E. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £779,338 to £815,947 with an average of £797,642.

BL6 6GG is in the Manchester travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Bolton Teaching Primary Care Trust.

BL6 6GG has a Healthy Living Index of 8/10 (High).

BL6 6GG has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 1/10 (Very low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 5/10 (Moderate). Supermarkets near BL6 6GG include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of BL6 6GG are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

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

Please note! Local elections were held across much of the UK on 2nd May 2019, and elections to the European parliament are scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2019. The list of elected representatives shown here will be updated as soon as possible after the election results are published, but you should not rely on them in the short term.

Metropolitan District

Bolton Borough Council

Ward

Horwich North East

Councillors

Richard Silvester (Labour)
Kevin McKeon (Labour)
Joyce Kellett (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Bolton West

MP

Chris Green (Conservative)

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 BL6 6GG.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
0%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
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

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near BL6 6GG.

Primary

Claypool Primary School

Salisbury Road, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6LN

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

St Mary's RC Primary School

Victoria Road, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6EP

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Outstanding

Chorley New Road Primary School

Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6EW

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Horwich Parish CofE Primary School

Church Street, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6AA

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Johnson Fold Community Primary School

Worston Avenue, Johnson Fold, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 5UG

Community School

Ages 2 - 11

Outstanding

Secondary

St Joseph's RC High School and Sports College

Chorley New Road, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 6HW

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Rivington and Blackrod High School

Rivington Lane, Horwich, Bolton, Lancashire, BL6 7RU

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Smithills School

Smithills Dean Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 6JS

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Ladybridge High School

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Thornleigh Salesian College

Sharples Park, Astley Bridge, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 6PQ

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Westhoughton High School

Bolton Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, Lancashire, BL5 3BZ

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Bolton Muslim Girls School

Swan Lane, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL3 6TQ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Sharples School

Hill Cot Road, Sharples, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 8SN

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Essa Academy

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

Academy Sponsor Led

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 BL6 6GG

Civil parish/community
E04000002
Horwich
Metropolitan district ward
E05000661
Horwich North East
Metropolitan district
E08000001
Bolton Borough Council
UK Parliament constituency
E14000580
Bolton West
European region
E15000002
North West

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