Postcode NN8 1AD (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 1AD and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 1AD is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 1AD is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN8 1AD 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 NN8 1AD as Ethnicity central > Ethnic family life > Young families and students.

The closest road name to NN8 1AD is Sheep Street which is centered 99 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Sheep St and is 81 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 1.1 km away.

The closest primary school to NN8 1AD (for ages 11 and under) is Park Junior School, Wellingborough. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on January 18, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Friars Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on May 22, 2019 rated this school as Outstanding

The local pub for residents of NN8 1AD is The Stags Head Public House and is 3.16 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 19, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Irchester Fish Bar and is 3.81 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on October 7, 2021.

Policing for NN8 1AD is covered by the Northamptonshire police force association and Northamptonshire Teaching is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to NN8 1AD and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN8 1AD, and the approximate distance away.

Sheep Street 99 m
Burystead Place 116 m
Tithe Barn Road 134 m
Commercial Way 137 m
Orient Way 143 m
Market Street 155 m
Glen Bank 156 m
Angel Lane 160 m
Silver Street 199 m
Church Street 208 m
Church Way 214 m
Castle Way 214 m
Cambridge Street 217 m
Victoria Road 261 m
A5128 276 m


Information about the postcode NN8 1AD

Introduction January 1980
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 NN8 1AD - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Refocus 336 m
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
336 m
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
437 m
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
473 m
Wellingborough School 521 m
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
574 m
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
592 m
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
731 m
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
789 m
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
830 m
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
839 m
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
913 m
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
997 m
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 1.4 km
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
1.42 km
Oakway Academy Requires improvement
(April 3, 2019)
1.42 km
Warwick Academy 1.6 km
Redwell Primary School 1.87 km
Olympic Primary 2.08 km
Ruskin Academy 2.08 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN8 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
2.89 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
2.89 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.14 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.14 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
3.16 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
3.28 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
3.28 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
3.33 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
3.49 km
Abbey Farm - J Ireland And A Loft Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
3.54 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
3.66 km
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
3.74 km
Caketins Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
June 28, 2019
3.76 km
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
3.77 km
Irchester Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
October 7, 2021
3.81 km
Irchester Park Store Retailers - other 4
February 9, 2015
3.81 km
Co-Op Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2014
3.82 km
Irchester Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 2, 2014
3.82 km
Irchester Methodist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 27, 2014
3.82 km
Magic Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
3.82 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN8 1AD - Data from Apr 2022

Sheep St Bus Stop/Station 81 m
Post Office Bus Stop/Station 83 m
Multi Storey Car Park Bus Stop/Station 122 m
Swanspool House Bus Stop/Station 199 m
Church Street Interchange Bus Stop/Station 203 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 108 m
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 1.1 km
London Luton Airport Air 51.65 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN8 1AD - Data from Dec 2021

Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 709 m
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.63 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.9 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.04 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.2 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.22 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.29 km
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.31 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.31 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.66 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.68 km
Lodge Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.86 km
Wilby Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.05 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 4.25 km


Country England
Latitude 52.30133000
Longitude -0.69232800
OS Easting 489266
OS Northing 0267828
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
Electoral Ward Croyland and Swanspool
Local Authority District North Northamptonshire
Region / Government Office Region East Midlands
European Electoral Region East Midlands
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: South East Midlands
Local Learning and Skills Council Northamptonshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000061
Travel To Work Area Kettering and Wellingborough


NHS England Region Midlands
Primary Care Trust
Northamptonshire Teaching
Cancer Alliance East Midlands
Strategic Health Authority
East Midlands
Sustainability and Transformation
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Northamptonshire CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Ethnicity central
Group: Ethnic family life
Subgroup: Young families and students
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Wellingborough BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Wellingborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33014789
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 006A
Output Area / Small Area 3A2