AL8 6TU

a large user postcode in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

AL8 6TU Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8003 / 51°48'1"N

Longitude: -0.2059 / 0°12'21"W

OS Eastings: 523806

OS Northings: 212819

OS Grid: TL238128

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR J97.2RJ

Mapcode Global: VHGPL.C0ZP

Plus Code: 9C3XRQ2V+4J

Maidenhead Locator System: IO91vt52

What Three Birds: whitethroat.towhee.bee-eater

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Marker point and cooordinate accuracy: Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean.

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Longcroft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6TU

Summary

AL8 6TU is a large user postcode in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire. It was first introduced in January 1980.

'Large User' postcodes are allocated to organisations which receive large amounts of post. Unlike standard geographic postcodes, which cover up to 80 addresses, a large user postcode is unique to a single address.

To the best of our knowledge, the current address of this postcode is:
Crane & Staples, Longcroft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6TU.

The geographic coordinates assigned to a large user postcode may not necessarily be the actual coordinates of the location to which mail is delivered. If the address is a PO Box, then the coordinates will usually be the Royal Mail sorting office which handles mail for that postcode. In other cases, the coordinates of the postcode may be the headquarters, or registered office, of an organisation rather than the building which receives mail.

The average commercial rateable value is £71,500. The most common recorded business type is Offices.

Welwyn Garden City is a town, which had a population of 48,380 in the 2011 census.

AL8 6TU is in the Stevenage and Welwyn Garden City travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust.

AL8 6TU is approximately 91m (299ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing AL8 6TU

2c2: Cosmopolitans - Comfortable Cosmopolitans - Migrant Commuters

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for AL8 6TU

England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

8/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Area Retail Diversity Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near AL8 6TU include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of AL8 6TU 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 or by-elections held recently.

District Council

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council

Ward

Handside

Councillors

Fiona Thomson (Conservative)
Michal Siewniak (Liberal Democrat)
Gemma Moore (Liberal Democrat)

County Council

Hertfordshire

Electoral Division

Handside and Peartree

County Councillor

Fiona Thomson (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Welwyn Hatfield

MP

Grant Shapps (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for AL8 6TU.

Full fibre availability
%
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

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 AL8 6TU.

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for AL8 6TU

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01023918
Welwyn Hatfield 006C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02004985
Welwyn Hatfield 006
Local Authority Ward
E05011060
Handside
Local Authority
E07000241
Welwyn Hatfield
County
E10000015
Hertfordshire
Region
E12000006
East of England
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14001027
Welwyn Hatfield
European Electoral Region
E15000006
Eastern
Primary Care Organisation
E16000150
Hertfordshire
Police Force Area
E23000027
Hertfordshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000272
Stevenage and Welwyn Garden
Built-up Area
E34004821
Welwyn Garden
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001153
Welwyn Garden
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000048
Hertfordshire
Sub ICB Location
E38000049
NHS Hertfordshire and West Essex ICB - 06K
NHS England Region
E40000007
East of England
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000083
Welwyn Hatfield, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000025
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Cancer Alliance
E56000023
East of England - South
County Electoral Division
E58000623
Handside and Peartree
Country
E92000001
England

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