Postcode NN8 1LS (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 1LS and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 1LS is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 1LS is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN8 1LS is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.7 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 NN8 1LS as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to NN8 1LS is Castle Street which is centered 52 m away.

The nearest bus stop is All Saints Church and is 179 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 733 m away.

The closest primary school to NN8 1LS (for ages 11 and under) is All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on October 10, 2018. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Wrenn School. The last OFSTED inspection on May 10, 2018 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN8 1LS is The Stags Head Public House and is 3.23 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 19, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Magic Chef and is 3.37 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on March 5, 2021.

Residents reported an average download speed of 86 Mbps and an average upload speed of 13.1 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 80% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 1.3 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.5 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for NN8 1LS 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 1LS and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Castle Street 52 m
Castle Mews 89 m
Fields View 89 m
Castle Road 145 m
Midland Road 152 m
Brook Street East 190 m
Court Mews 209 m
Castle Lane 232 m
Waendel Close 244 m
The Cloisters 260 m
Palk Road 262 m
B572 273 m
Castle Way 291 m
Waterside Road 296 m
Ranelagh Road 306 m


Information about the postcode NN8 1LS

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

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
0 m
Refocus 261 m
Wellingborough School 324 m
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
464 m
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
641 m
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
718 m
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
860 m
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
878 m
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
959 m
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
1.16 km
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
1.18 km
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.2 km
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.3 km
Oakway Academy Requires improvement
(April 3, 2019)
1.63 km
Warwick Academy 1.74 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 1.76 km
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
1.89 km
Redwell Primary School 2.26 km
Ruskin Academy 2.53 km
Ruskin Infant School 2.53 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
2.43 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
2.43 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
2.93 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
3.01 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
3.23 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.23 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.23 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
3.24 km
Abbey Farm - J Ireland And A Loft Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
3.32 km
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
3.33 km
Caketins Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
June 28, 2019
3.35 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
3.36 km
Co-Op Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2014
3.37 km
Irchester Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 2, 2014
3.37 km
Irchester Methodist Church Other catering premises Exempt
January 27, 2014
3.37 km
Magic Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
March 5, 2021
3.37 km
Meadow View Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
November 10, 2021
3.37 km
Pear Tree Cafe Of Irchester Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 2
Needs Improvement
December 8, 2021
3.37 km
The Carpenters Arms Pub/bar/nightclub Awaiting Inspection
3.37 km
The Co-Operative Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
July 22, 2014
3.37 km

Nearby Travel Links

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

All Saints Church Bus Stop/Station 179 m
Victoria Centre Bus Stop/Station 241 m
Nursing Home Bus Stop/Station 247 m
Isebrook Hospital Bus Stop/Station 250 m
Isebrook Hospital Bus Stop/Station 257 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 581 m
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 733 m
London Luton Airport Air 51.35 km

Nearby Nature

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

Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 1.18 km
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.33 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.33 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.34 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.36 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.46 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.72 km
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.78 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.89 km
Lodge Covert Woodland Or Forest 4.08 km
Skew Bridge Ski Lake Inland Water 4.1 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.13 km
Wilby Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.44 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for NN8 1LS - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 78.8 Mbps 86 Mbps 205 Mbps
Upload 11.8 Mbps 13.1 Mbps 21 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% - -
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 20 1
30-300 Mbps 20% 92.7 14.4
300+ Mbps 80% - -

Gas Consumption

16 meters consuming 131,896 kWh - mean 8,244 kWh : median 7,457 kWh

Electricity Consumption

30 meters consuming 148,228 kWh - mean 4,941 kWh : median 4,577 kWh

Energy usage data for NN8 1LS - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 52.30024900
Longitude -0.68561400
OS Easting 489726
OS Northing 0267716
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 Finedon
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: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Private renting new arrivals
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Wellingborough BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Wellingborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33014760
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 004B
Output Area / Small Area 4A2