Postcode IP29 5NG (West Suffolk) Terminated September 2006

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The postcode IP29 5NG is located in West Suffolk, in the county of Suffolk. It was introduced in December 1999 and terminated in September 2006.IP29 5NG is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

IP29 5NG is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.7 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 IP29 5NG as Urbanites > Ageing urban living > Communal retirement.

The closest road name to IP29 5NG is Woolhall Street which is centered 51 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Arc Shopping Centre and is 87 m away. The closest railway station is Entrance, 962 m away.

The closest primary school to IP29 5NG (for ages 11 and under) is Guildhall Feoffment Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on March 5, 2020. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is St Benedict's Catholic School. The last OFSTED inspection on September 29, 2016 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of IP29 5NG is Rushbrooke Arms and is 0 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 11, 2020.

Policing for IP29 5NG is covered by the Suffolk police force association and Suffolk is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to IP29 5NG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to IP29 5NG, and the approximate distance away.

Woolhall Street 51 m
Gosnold Street 56 m
St Andrew's Street South 105 m
Prospect Row 112 m
Auction Street 115 m
The Traverse 145 m
Cornhill 147 m
Skinner Street 168 m
Merchants Place 175 m
Robert Boby Way 186 m
Butter Market 192 m
Parkway 211 m
Old Convent Orchard 223 m
Brentgovel Street 237 m
High Baxter Street 257 m


Information about the postcode IP29 5NG

Introduction December 1999
Termination September 2006
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 IP29 5NG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Guildhall Feoffment Community Primary School Good
(March 5, 2020)
487 m
St Edmund's Catholic Primary School Good
(February 21, 2017)
503 m
St Edmundsbury Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(November 30, 2017)
737 m
Westgate Community Primary School and Nursery Good
(January 27, 2022)
768 m
King Edward VI Church of England Voluntary Controlled Upper School Good
(March 6, 2019)
847 m
West Suffolk College Good
(May 11, 2016)
854 m
Abbeygate Sixth Form College 1.16 km
Priory School Outstanding
(October 16, 2018)
1.25 km
Bury St Edmunds County Upper School Serious Weaknesses
(January 17, 2019)
1.41 km
St Benedict's Catholic School Good
(September 29, 2016)
1.53 km
Hardwick Primary School 1.66 km
Tollgate Primary School Good
(May 24, 2017)
1.69 km
Horringer Court Middle School Good
(March 6, 2020)
1.83 km
Sexton's Manor Community Primary School Good
(June 20, 2018)
1.87 km
Westley Middle School Good
(December 13, 2016)
1.97 km
Riverwalk School 2.07 km
South Lee School 2.12 km
Sebert Wood Community Primary School Outstanding
(June 23, 2009)
2.13 km
Howard Community Academy 2.16 km
Abbots Green Primary Academy 2.96 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from IP29 5NG - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Rushbrooke Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 11, 2020
0 m
Hotel Chocolat Retailers - other 5
Very Good
September 2, 2020
60 m
Muffin Break Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 24, 2019
60 m
Waterstones Retailers - other Exempt
April 19, 2018
60 m
Europa Maxi Retailers - other 4
July 15, 2021
66 m
Lorfords Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 25, 2017
80 m
Sodexo Prestige - The Apex Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 19, 2018
97 m
513 Oriental Buffet Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
July 4, 2019
102 m
Iceland Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 9, 2019
102 m
Starlings Toymaster Retailers - other Exempt
January 28, 2019
102 m
Wright's Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 13, 2021
102 m
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
May 25, 2017
103 m
Byron Hamburgers Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 25, 2021
132 m
Carluccios Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
November 9, 2021
132 m
Costa Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 20, 2021
132 m
Nando's Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 11, 2022
132 m
Wagamama Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
132 m
Harriets Cafe Tea Rooms Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 30, 2021
137 m
Phoenix Pilates & Dance Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
137 m
Auntie Pam's Sweet Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 14, 2021
156 m

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to IP29 5NG - Data from Apr 2022

Arc Shopping Centre Bus Stop/Station 87 m
Arc Shopping Centre Bus Stop/Station 101 m
Old Convent Orchard Bus Stop/Station 209 m
Old Convent Orchard Bus Stop/Station 243 m
Bus Station Bus Stop/Station 298 m
Entrance Rail 962 m
Entrance Rail 991 m
Cambridge Airport Air 36.85 km
London Stansted Airport Air 50.09 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to IP29 5NG - Data from Dec 2021

Mayne Water Inland Water 964 m
The Clump Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
Layhill Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.74 km
Stonebridge Belt Woodland Or Forest 1.85 km
Mountroad Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.86 km
Pond Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Home Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.17 km
Beech Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Nowton Grove Woodland Or Forest 2.54 km
Oak Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.64 km
Greenpit Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.67 km
Westley Bottom Valley 2.75 km
Lord Hervey's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.83 km
Puthawks Bush Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Halfmoon Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.9 km


Country England
County Suffolk
Latitude 52.24504500
Longitude 0.71029900
OS Easting 585131
OS Northing 0264223
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
Bury St Edmunds
County Electorial Division Tower ED
Electoral Ward Abbeygate
Local Authority District West Suffolk
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: New Anglia
Local Learning and Skills Council Suffolk

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000245
Travel To Work Area Bury St Edmunds


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - North
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Suffolk and North East Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS West Suffolk CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Ageing urban living
Subgroup: Communal retirement
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Bury St Edmunds BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Bury St Edmunds BUASD
Workplace Zone E33024796
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
St Edmundsbury 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
St Edmundsbury 006A
Output Area / Small Area 5B2