Postcode NN8 3QA (North Northamptonshire)

Map showing NN8 3QA and nearby postcodes

The postcode NN8 3QA is located in North Northamptonshire It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. NN8 3QA is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

NN8 3QA is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 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 3QA as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Private renting new arrivals.

The closest road name to NN8 3QA is Thorpe Close which is centered 78 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Brooke Green and is 206 m away. The closest railway station is Wellingborough Rail Station, 3.09 km away.

The closest primary school to NN8 3QA (for ages 11 and under) is Olympic Primary. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Weavers Academy. The last OFSTED inspection on May 17, 2017 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of NN8 3QA is Wellingborough Rugby Club and is 3.4 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on May 16, 2018.

Policing for NN8 3QA 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 3QA and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to NN8 3QA, and the approximate distance away.

Thorpe Close 78 m
Attley Court 108 m
Coniston Close 119 m
The Dale 134 m
Dale Close 148 m
Dale Avenue 151 m
Ambleside Close 160 m
Croft Close 182 m
Ullswater Close 185 m
Windermere Drive 194 m
Olympic Way 201 m
Buttermere 216 m
Derwent Close 222 m
Eskdale Close 229 m
Thirlmere 249 m


Information about the postcode NN8 3QA

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 3QA - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Olympic Primary 0 m
Weavers Academy Good
(May 17, 2017)
739 m
Ruskin Academy 761 m
Ruskin Infant School 761 m
Freemans Endowed Church of England Junior Academy Good
(February 8, 2017)
1.27 km
Redwell Primary School 1.3 km
St Barnabas Church of England School Good
(September 20, 2017)
1.38 km
Our Lady's Catholic Primary School 1.46 km
Croyland Primary School Good
(October 13, 2021)
1.58 km
Sir Christopher Hatton Academy Outstanding
(January 9, 2015)
1.79 km
The Avenue Infant School Good
(October 10, 2017)
1.96 km
Friars Academy Outstanding
(May 22, 2019)
2.02 km
Park Junior School, Wellingborough Good
(January 18, 2018)
2.03 km
Oakway Academy Requires improvement
(April 3, 2019)
2.12 km
Wilby Church of England Primary School Good
(November 29, 2016)
2.24 km
Refocus 2.37 km
Warwick Academy 2.4 km
Wrenn School Good
(May 10, 2018)
2.48 km
Wellingborough School 2.51 km
All Saints CEVA Primary School and Nursery Requires improvement
(October 10, 2018)
2.55 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from NN8 3QA - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Wellingborough Rugby Club Pub/bar/nightclub 3
May 16, 2018
3.4 km
Dolce Limited At Great Doddington County Primary School School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.56 km
Great Doddington Pre-School Other catering premises 5
Very Good
March 12, 2021
3.56 km
The Stags Head Public House Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 19, 2022
3.63 km
The Village Stores Retailers - other 5
Very Good
July 3, 2018
3.69 km
Great Doddington Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 14, 2018
3.73 km
Hey Sweetie Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
February 11, 2020
4.03 km
The Prosecco Stable Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
May 8, 2019
4.03 km
Dilsha Limited - Red House Garage Retailers - other 4
March 3, 2015
4.16 km
Queens Arms Pub/bar/nightclub 4
April 30, 2021
4.27 km
Wythmail's Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 9, 2019
4.27 km
Chester House Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 28, 2021
4.94 km
Saxby's Cider Retailers - other 4
November 25, 2021
4.94 km
Abbey Farm - J Ireland And A Loft Manufacturers/packers 5
Very Good
March 21, 2019
4.95 km
Isham Cricket Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
April 17, 2019
5.17 km
Joseph Manning Trust Other catering premises 5
Very Good
April 17, 2019
5.17 km
Quarrymans Rest Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 10, 2022
5.24 km
Rushden Indoor Secure Storage Limited Distributors/Transporters Exempt
April 20, 2018
5.57 km
Irchester Sports Association Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 8, 2021
5.63 km
Caketins Kitchen Other catering premises 5
Very Good
June 28, 2019
5.68 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to NN8 3QA - Data from Apr 2022

Brooke Green Bus Stop/Station 206 m
Brooke Green Bus Stop/Station 218 m
Sassoon Close Bus Stop/Station 264 m
Sassoon Close Bus Stop/Station 264 m
Medway Drive Bus Stop/Station 285 m
Orient Way Taxi Rank 1.97 km
Wellingborough Rail Station Rail 3.09 km
London Luton Airport Air 53 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to NN8 3QA - Data from Dec 2021

Stanwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 972 m
Vivian's Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Cromwell Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.33 km
Buckwell Green Urban Greenspace 1.39 km
Blackberry Fox Covert Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Corrie's Spinney Woodland Or Forest 1.69 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Red Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.42 km
Wilby Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
Cheesecake Spinney Woodland Or Forest 2.63 km
Ann's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.4 km
Eleanor's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.44 km
Duke's Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.45 km
The Rookery Woodland Or Forest 3.54 km
Lodge Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.59 km


Country England
Latitude 52.30598700
Longitude -0.72186300
OS Easting 487243
OS Northing 0268310
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 Brickhill and Queensway
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 E33017475
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Wellingborough 005
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Wellingborough 005D
Output Area / Small Area 4A2