a large user postcode in Morecambe, Lancashire

LA4 5BG Location Map


Latitude: 54.0755 / 54°4'31"N

Longitude: -2.8503 / 2°51'1"W

OS Eastings: 344461

OS Northings: 464727

OS Grid: SD444647

Mapcode National: GBR 8PJ9.QT

Mapcode Global: WH840.5TZK

Open Location Code: 9C6V34GX+5V

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by LA4 5BG, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Dallam Avenue, Morecambe LA4 5BG


LA4 5BG is a large user postcode in Morecambe, Lancashire. 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:
Morecambe County High School, Dallam Avenue, Morecambe LA4 5BG.

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.

Morecambe is a town, which had a population of 33,432 in the 2011 census.

LA4 5BG is in the Lancaster and Morecambe travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the North Lancashire Teaching Primary Care Trust.

LA4 5BG has a Healthy Living Index of 2/10 (Very low).

LA4 5BG has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 9/10 (Very high), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 4/10 (Low). Supermarkets near LA4 5BG include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons and Sainsbury's. (Source: Open Streetmap)

LA4 5BG is approximately 8m (26ft) above sea level.

LA4 5BG is less than five miles from the coast

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of LA4 5BG 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.

District Council

Lancaster City Council




Terrie Metcalfe (Labour)
Brendan Hughes (Labour)

County Council

Lancashire County Council

Electoral Division

Morecambe Central

County Councillor

Janice Hanson (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Morecambe and Lunesdale


David Morris (Conservative)

European Parliament

European Region

North West


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

Broadband Internet

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Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for LA4 5BG

Civil parish/community
District council ward
District council
Lancaster City Council
County council
Lancashire County Council
UK Parliament constituency
Morecambe and Lunesdale
European region
North West

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