Postcode NN8 2DQ (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 2DQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 2DQ is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 2DQ is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

NN8 2DQ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 2.1 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 2DQ as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Multi-ethnic suburbia.

The closest road name to NN8 2DQ is Broadway which is centered 133 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Broadway and is 90 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 1.17 km away.

The closest primary school to NN8 2DQ (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 2DQ is The Stags Head Public House and is 2.76 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 3.32 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Needs Improvement on October 7, 2021.

Policing for NN8 2DQ 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 2DQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN8 2DQ, and the approximate distance away.

Broadway 133 m
The Drive 205 m
Swanspool Parade 215 m
The Cloisters 298 m
Castle Road 355 m
Castle Street 412 m
Denington Road 532 m
London Road 674 m
Doddington Road 791 m
A5128 796 m
A5193 894 m
Irthlingborough Road 1.96 km
Higham Road 2.08 km
B573 2.17 km
B571 2.94 km


Information about the postcode NN8 2DQ

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 2DQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
0 m
Wellingborough School 142 m
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
464 m
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
464 m
Refocus 633 m
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
890 m
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
946 m
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.1 km
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.15 km
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.21 km
Warwick Academy 1.28 km
Victoria Primary Academy Requires improvement
(May 9, 2019)
1.3 km
Rowan Gate Primary School -Two Sites and Satellite Outstanding
(March 26, 2019)
1.4 km
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
1.41 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 1.45 km
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
1.76 km
Oakway Academy Requires improvement
(April 3, 2019)
1.97 km
Ruskin Academy 2.32 km
Ruskin Infant School 2.32 km
Redwell Primary School 2.43 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN8 2DQ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
2.47 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
2.47 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
2.76 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
2.76 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
2.76 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
2.81 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
2.89 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
2.9 km
Abbey Farm - J Ireland And A Loft Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
2.97 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
3.16 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
3.17 km
Caketins Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
June 28, 2019
3.25 km
Kingswood Education Catering Ltd At Irchester Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 18, 2019
3.3 km
Irchester Fish Bar Takeaway/sandwich shop 2
Needs Improvement
October 7, 2021
3.32 km
Irchester Park Store Retailers - other 4
February 9, 2015
3.32 km
Delhi Cottage Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
June 8, 2021
3.35 km
Irchester Working Mens Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
July 24, 2014
3.37 km
The Curry Wagon Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
3.37 km
Co-Op Stores Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
February 12, 2014
3.38 km
Irchester Bowling Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
September 2, 2014
3.38 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN8 2DQ - Data from Apr 2022

Broadway Bus Stop/Station 90 m
Denington Road Bus Stop/Station 162 m
Broadway Bus Stop/Station 166 m
Mayfayre House Bus Stop/Station 220 m
Mayfayre House Bus Stop/Station 256 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 657 m
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 1.17 km
London Luton Airport Air 51.08 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN8 2DQ - Data from Dec 2021

Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 1.21 km
Land Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.87 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.08 km
Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.13 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.62 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.73 km
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.75 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.81 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.85 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 3.95 km
Wilby Spinney Woodland Or Forest 4.12 km
Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 4.19 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 4.24 km
Long Plantation Woodland Or Forest 4.32 km


Country England
Latitude 52.29660800
Longitude -0.68893300
OS Easting 489507
OS Northing 0267307
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: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Multi-ethnic suburbia
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Wellingborough BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Wellingborough BUASD
Workplace Zone E33014763
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 008A
Output Area / Small Area 6B1