Postcode BT20 5ED (Ards and North Down)

Map showing BT20 5ED and nearby postcodes

The postcode BT20 5ED is located in Ards and North Down It was introduced in December 1984 and is an active postcode. BT20 5ED is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

BT20 5ED is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0 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 BT20 5ED as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to BT20 5ED is Westfield Crescent which is centered 123 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Weston Road and is 90 m away. The closest railway station is Frodsham Rail Station, 4.35 km away.

The closest primary school to BT20 5ED (for ages 11 and under) is Westfield Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on September 25, 2019. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Weston Point College. The last OFSTED inspection on July 11, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of BT20 5ED is THE RABBIT ROOMS and is 0 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Good on August 12, 2016. The nearest takeaway food is available from BEBE ADRIANOS MEXICANOS and is 59 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on September 6, 2017.

Residents reported an average download speed of 47.7 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10.5 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey.

South Eastern is Local Health Board (LHB) / Community Health Partnership (CHP) / Local Commissioning Group (LCG) or Primary Healthcare Directorate (PHD).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to BT20 5ED and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to BT20 5ED, and the approximate distance away.

Westfield Crescent 123 m
Beaconsfield Road 219 m
Westfield Mews 223 m
Westfield Road 236 m
Stapley Close 239 m
Drayton Close 265 m
The Elms 280 m
Cunningham Drive 291 m
Lingfield Road 291 m
Crofton Road 313 m
Hale View 336 m
Penn Lane 387 m
Highlands Road 402 m
Picow Farm Road 449 m
Holloway 485 m


Information about the postcode BT20 5ED

Introduction December 1984
Termination n/a - Active Postcode
User Type Small User - may contain upto 100 addresses but 15 is more typical

Local Schools

School OFSTED ratings, last inspection dates, student age ranges and approximate distance from BT20 5ED - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Westfield Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
379 m
Weston Point College Good
(July 11, 2019)
423 m
St Clement's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 11, 2020)
707 m
Weston Point Community Primary School Outstanding
(January 31, 2013)
788 m
Victoria Road Primary School Good
(November 7, 2018)
861 m
Pewithall School Outstanding
(November 1, 2013)
1.12 km
Runcorn All Saints CofE Primary School Good
(June 10, 2016)
1.25 km
The Heath School Good
(September 13, 2017)
1.43 km
Weston Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
1.49 km
St Edward's Catholic Primary School Good
(June 20, 2017)
1.67 km
Widnes Academy Good
(January 24, 2018)
1.91 km
The Grange School 1.96 km
Hope Corner School Good
(January 31, 2018)
1.97 km
Halton Lodge Primary School Requires improvement
(September 30, 2021)
2.06 km
The Cavendish High Academy Outstanding
(March 7, 2017)
2.15 km
The Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School Good
(February 28, 2017)
2.17 km
St Chads Catholic and Church of England Academy 2.29 km
Castle View Primary School Good
(May 10, 2017)
2.38 km
Woodside Primary School Requires improvement
(July 18, 2018)
2.51 km
Halebank CofE Primary School Good
(July 12, 2017)
3 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from BT20 5ED - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Addiction Tattoo & Piercing Studio / Caffeine Addiction Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 13, 2019
0 m
Rabbit Rooms (Jam Jar Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
0 m
THE MARINE COURT HOTEL Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
September 10, 2020
0 m
THE RABBIT ROOMS Pub/bar/nightclub 4
August 12, 2016
0 m
BEBE ADRIANOS MEXICANOS Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
September 6, 2017
59 m
BETTY BLACKS Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2017
59 m
Chick and Pizza Town Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 13, 2019
59 m
PICCOLA Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 27, 2017
59 m
CHILLIES Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
October 12, 2017
62 m
FUSCO (NI) LTD T/A WOLSEY'S Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
April 13, 2017
62 m
MARIO'S Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
November 20, 2018
62 m
MCKEOWNS Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
February 9, 2022
62 m
NORTH DOWN YMCA CAFE Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 2, 2017
62 m
ROSE AND CHANDLERS Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
August 30, 2017
62 m
SPICE ISLAND Takeaway/sandwich shop 1
Needs Major Improvement
March 2, 2022
62 m
THE WEE SHOP ON HIGH STREET` Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 2, 2017
62 m
Cafe Cod Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 8, 2021
92 m
Olive Tree Artisan Café Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 8, 2021
92 m
The Marina Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 14, 2020
92 m
Very Good
September 22, 2017
140 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to BT20 5ED - Data from Apr 2022

Weston Road Bus Stop/Station 90 m
Weston Road Bus Stop/Station 153 m
Westfield Crescent Bus Stop/Station 183 m
Westfield Crescent Bus Stop/Station 204 m
Westfield Top Bus Stop/Station 205 m
HIGH STREET Taxi Rank 1.17 km
HIGH STREET Taxi Rank 1.17 km
HALTON LEA Taxi Rank 3.13 km
Frodsham Rail Station Rail 4.35 km
Frodsham Rail Station Rail 4.36 km
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 4.86 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 7.45 km
Terminal Two Access Air 31.14 km
Terminal Two Access Air 31.17 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to BT20 5ED - Data from Dec 2021

Beacon Hill Hill Or Mountain 142 m
Beaconsfield Wood Woodland Or Forest 164 m
The Lake Inland Water 658 m
Big Pool Inland Water 1.29 km
Church Bank Wetland 1.45 km
Hale Gate Marsh Wetland 2.28 km
Spike Island Island 2.55 km
Runcorn Sands Wetland 2.55 km
Decoy Marsh Wetland 2.79 km
Score Bank Wetland 3.18 km
Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 3.23 km
Hale Head Shore Wetland 3.43 km
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Big Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.62 km
Wigg Island Island 3.69 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for BT20 5ED - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 50.2 Mbps 47.7 Mbps 79.98 Mbps
Upload 10.6 Mbps 10.5 Mbps 20 Mbps
Speed Band
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 5 0
2-5 Mbps - -
5-10 Mbps - -
10-30 Mbps 23 1
30-300 Mbps 78.7 20
300+ Mbps - -


Country Northern Ireland
Latitude 54.66398700
Longitude -5.66698900
OS Easting 350584
OS Northing 0382042
OS Positional Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean

Index of Deprivation

Most Deprived
Least Deprived


Westminster Parliamentary
North Down
Electoral Ward Harbour
Local Authority District Ards and North Down
European Electoral Region Northern Ireland

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code N09000011
Travel To Work Area Belfast


Primary Care Trust
South Eastern
Strategic Health Authority
Health & Social Care Board
Clinical Comissioning Group
South Eastern

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification
Built-Up Area (pseudo) Northern Ireland
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) Northern Ireland
Workplace Zone N19001663
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
(pseudo) Northern Ireland
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Harbour 1
Output Area / Small Area 5A3