WA8 7DW

a non-residential postcode in Appleton, Widnes

WA8 7DW Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3734 / 53°22'24"N

Longitude: -2.7399 / 2°44'23"W

OS Eastings: 350872

OS Northings: 386538

OS Grid: SJ508865

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y9F.MF

Mapcode Global: WH87J.WGGQ

Plus Code: 9C5V97F6+92

Maidenhead Locator System: IO83pi19

What Three Birds: goshawk.egret.canvasback

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Highfield Road, Widnes WA8 7DW

Summary

WA8 7DW is a non-residential postcode in Appleton, Widnes. It was first introduced in January 1980.

Commercial rateable values range from £82,500 to £280,000 with an average of £181,250. The most common recorded business types are School and Tennis Centre.

Widnes is a town, which had a population of 61,464 in the 2011 census.

WA8 7DW is in the Warrington and Wigan travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Halton and St Helens Primary Care Trust.

WA8 7DW is approximately 25m (82ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing WA8 7DW

5b3: Urbanites - Ageing Urban Living - Self-Sufficient Retirement

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for WA8 7DW

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

Healthy Living Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Supermarkets near WA8 7DW include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of WA8 7DW 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.

Unitary Authority

Halton Borough Council

Ward

Kingsway

Councillors

Margaret Horabin (Labour)
June Roberts (Labour)
Andrea Wall (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Halton

MP

Derek Twigg (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for WA8 7DW.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
50%
Superfast broadband availability
50%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
50%
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 WA8 7DW.

Primary

St Bede's Catholic Junior School

Appleton Village, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6EL

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 7 - 11

Outstanding

St Bede's Catholic Infant School

Leigh Avenue, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6EL

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 7

Outstanding

Ditton Primary School

Liverpool Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7HD

Community School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Simms Cross Primary School

Kingsway, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7QS

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Fairfield Primary School

Peelhouse Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic College

Highfield Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7DW

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Wade Deacon High School

Birchfield Road, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 7TD

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Outstanding

Rainhill High School

Warrington Road, Rainhill, Prescot, Merseyside, L35 6NY

Foundation School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Grange School

Latham Avenue, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 5DX

Community School

Ages 3 - 16

Needs improvement

The Heath School

Clifton Road, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 4SY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School

Grangeway, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 5YH

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 19

Inadequate

St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic Centre for Learning (VA)

Cumber Lane, Whiston, Liverpool, Merseyside, L35 2XG

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Sutton Academy

Elton Head Road, St Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5AU

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Great Sankey High School

Barrow Hall Lane, Great Sankey, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 3AA

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Penketh High School

Heath Road, Penketh, Warrington, Cheshire, WA5 2BY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for WA8 7DW

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01012426
Halton 005D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02002578
Halton 005
Local Authority Ward
E05001592
Kingsway
Local Authority Ward
E05013182
Highfield
Local Authority
E06000006
Halton
Region
E12000002
North West
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000725
Halton
European Electoral Region
E15000002
North West
Primary Care Organisation
E16000093
Halton and St Helens
Police Force Area
E23000006
Cheshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000284
Warrington and Wigan
Built-up Area
E34000181
Widnes
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000022
Liverpool Region
Sub ICB Location
E38000068
NHS Cheshire and Merseyside ICB - 01F
NHS England Region
E40000010
North West
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000006
Halton, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000008
Cheshire and Merseyside
Cancer Alliance
E56000005
Cheshire and Merseyside
Country
E92000001
England

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