Postcode BN88 1AH (Brighton and Hove)

Map showing BN88 1AH and nearby postcodes

The postcode BN88 1AH is located in Brighton and Hove It was introduced in October 2013 and is an active postcode. BN88 1AH is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

BN88 1AH is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.2 on the scale of the index of deprivation (where 10 are the least deprived and 0 are the most deprived areas). The 2011 UK census classified the residents of BN88 1AH as Cosmopolitans > Students around campus > Students and professionals.

The closest road name to BN88 1AH is Mighell Street which is centered 38 m away.

The nearest bus stop is American Express and is 74 m away. The closest railway station is Brighton Rail Station, 839 m away.

The closest primary school to BN88 1AH (for ages 11 and under) is Carlton Hill Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on May 16, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Brighton College.

The local pub for residents of BN88 1AH is The Railway Inn and is 5.35 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 13, 2020. The nearest takeaway food is available from JOE'S BURGER HOUSE and is 5.35 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as AwaitingInspection .

Policing for BN88 1AH is covered by the Sussex police force association and Brighton and Hove City is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BN88 1AH and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BN88 1AH, and the approximate distance away.

Mighell Street 38 m
White Street 80 m
Tilbury Place 95 m
Edward Street 104 m
Carlton Hill 116 m
William Street 129 m
Blaker Street 137 m
Dorset Street 151 m
Dorset Place 155 m
Grand Parade Mews 155 m
Kingswood Street 162 m
Grosvenor Street 162 m
St James's Street Mews 162 m
St John's Place 170 m
Lennox Street 171 m


Information about the postcode BN88 1AH

Introduction October 2013
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Large User - allocated to single addresses receiving at least 500 mail items per day

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from BN88 1AH - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Carlton Hill Primary School Good
(May 16, 2018)
176 m
Brighton International School 295 m
Queen's Park Primary School Good
(March 8, 2018)
512 m
Middle Street Primary School Good
(December 6, 2018)
733 m
Kings Brighton Good
(June 29, 2018)
813 m
Brighton College 825 m
St Bartholomew's CofE Primary School Good
(September 12, 2018)
861 m
St Paul's CofE Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
893 m
Brighton College Nursery, Pre-Prep and Prep School 898 m
Hamilton Lodge School and College for Deaf Children Good
(July 9, 2019)
978 m
St Luke's Primary School Outstanding
(October 10, 2013)
1.01 km
St Mary Magdalen Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2019)
1.17 km
St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School Good
(April 30, 2019)
1.2 km
Elm Grove Primary School Good
(September 13, 2017)
1.24 km
Fairlight Primary School Good
(December 5, 2018)
1.37 km
Brighton Girls GDST 1.47 km
St Martin's CofE Primary School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.5 km
St Mark's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(May 2, 2019)
1.58 km
Downs Infant School Outstanding
(June 27, 2013)
1.65 km
Downs Junior School Outstanding
(March 16, 2011)
1.76 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BN88 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
American Express Staff Canteen Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
0 m
Brighton Cakes And Miss Millar's Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
December 7, 2017
5.2 km
Milkbar Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
5.2 km
Saakshi's Kitchen Other catering premises Awaiting Inspection
5.2 km
The Herb Kitchen/Curing Rebels Other catering premises 5
Very Good
February 3, 2022
5.2 km
Aldi Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
September 11, 2015
5.33 km
Hove Deep Sea Anglers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 23, 2019
5.35 km
JOE'S BURGER HOUSE Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
5.35 km
Premier Express Retailers - other 4
February 8, 2022
5.35 km
Station Kebab House Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
5.35 km
Subway Takeaway/sandwich shop Awaiting Inspection
5.35 km
The Railway Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 13, 2020
5.35 km
Wimpy Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 25, 2019
5.35 km
Athena B Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 4, 2019
5.37 km
Bites And Slice Madeira Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 12, 2021
5.37 km
Blend Coffee Co Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2018
5.37 km
Health Link Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 8, 2017
5.37 km
No 30 Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 18, 2020
5.37 km
Olivers Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 15, 2018
5.37 km
S D S Retailers - other Exempt
March 10, 2015
5.37 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BN88 1AH - Data from Apr 2022

American Express Bus Stop/Station 74 m
Law Courts Bus Stop/Station 160 m
Devonshire Place Bus Stop/Station 207 m
Egremont Place Bus Stop/Station 275 m
Devonshire Place Bus Stop/Station 281 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 839 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 844 m
Brighton Rail Station Rail 868 m
Shoreham Brighton City Airport Air 11.16 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.01 km
London Gatwick Airport South Terminal Air 37.05 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BN88 1AH - Data from Dec 2021

The Lake Inland Water 501 m
Whitehawk Hill Hill Or Mountain 1.37 km
Whitehawk Bottom Valley 1.95 km
Bear Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.01 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.2 km
Race Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.5 km
Blackrock Valley Valley 2.51 km
Sheepcote Valley Valley 2.61 km
Racehill Valley Valley 2.86 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.91 km
Tivoli Copse Woodland Or Forest 3.17 km
Roedean Bottom Valley 3.31 km
Warren Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.43 km
Wick Bottom Valley 3.57 km
Hogtrough Bottom Valley 3.62 km


Country England
Latitude 50.82314100
Longitude -0.13292300
OS Easting 531605
OS Northing 0104283
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived

Police Force Association



Westminster Parliamentary
Brighton, Kemptown
Electoral Ward Queen's Park
Local Authority District Brighton and Hove
Region / Government Office Region South East
European Electoral Region South East
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Coast to Capital
Local Learning and Skills Council Sussex

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000043
Travel To Work Area Brighton


NHS England Region South East
Primary Care Trust
Brighton and Hove City
Cancer Alliance Surrey and Sussex
Strategic Health Authority
South East Coast
Sustainability and Transformation
Sussex Health and Care Partnership
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Brighton and Hove CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Cosmopolitans
Group: Students around campus
Subgroup: Students and professionals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Brighton and Hove BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Brighton and Hove BUASD
Workplace Zone E33037369
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Brighton and Hove 030
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Brighton and Hove 030E
Output Area / Small Area 2A3