Postcode WA1 1FR (Warrington) Terminated July 2003

Map showing WA1 1FR and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA1 1FR is located in Warrington It was introduced in December 2001 and terminated in July 2003.WA1 1FR is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WA1 1FR 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 WA1 1FR as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to WA1 1FR is Milner Street which is centered 46 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Crosfields and is 204 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station, 597 m away.

The closest primary school to WA1 1FR (for ages 11 and under) is Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on December 13, 2018.

The local pub for residents of WA1 1FR is The Vulcan Inn and is 5.54 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Satisfactory on October 25, 2018. The nearest takeaway food is available from Jade Fish & Chips and is 6.47 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 6, 2019.

Policing for WA1 1FR is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Warrington is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA1 1FR and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA1 1FR, and the approximate distance away.

Milner Street 46 m
Priestley Street 63 m
Edelsten Street 119 m
Manley Gardens 162 m
Leicester Street 198 m
Garibaldi Street 207 m
Green Street 216 m
Bostock Street 244 m
Froghall Lane 254 m
Collin Street 257 m
Robert Street 264 m
Powys Street 293 m
Cartwright Street 345 m
Old Liverpool Road 351 m
Thewlis Street 377 m


Information about the postcode WA1 1FR

Introduction December 2001
Termination July 2003
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 WA1 1FR - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
219 m
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
541 m
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
591 m
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
812 m
Evelyn Street Primary Academy and Nursery 882 m
St Gregory's Catholic High School Good
(November 27, 2019)
911 m
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
945 m
Latchford St James CofE Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
1.39 km
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School Good
(June 24, 2021)
1.54 km
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School 1.62 km
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.91 km
Priestley College Good
(May 16, 2019)
1.99 km
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
2.04 km
Beamont Primary School 2.09 km
Dallam Community Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
2.1 km
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
2.11 km
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
2.12 km
Chapelford Village Primary School 2.13 km
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
2.32 km
Oakwood Avenue Community Primary School 2.41 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA1 1FR - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Puragen Retailers - other 5
Very Good
April 8, 2019
5.54 km
The Vulcan Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 3
October 25, 2018
5.54 km
Tom's Fruit & Veg Mobile caterer Exempt
July 29, 2019
5.76 km
Red Bank Farm Shop Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
5.91 km
Vulcan Football Club Other catering premises 5
Very Good
September 11, 2019
6.06 km
Education by CH&CO Catering Ltd Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
6.17 km
Wargrave House School School/college/university 5
Very Good
September 17, 2018
6.17 km
Wargrave Hacienda Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
May 17, 2017
6.22 km
Convenience Store & Off Licence Retailers - other 3
March 5, 2019
6.35 km
Linear Park Care Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 9, 2022
6.35 km
Alexandra Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
March 3, 2022
6.35 km
Wargrave Primary School School/college/university 4
December 9, 2021
6.37 km
Newton Family and Community Centre Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 24, 2019
6.44 km
Hollowood Chemists Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
August 22, 2019
6.46 km
Newton Community Hospital Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
6.46 km
Jade Fish & Chips Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 6, 2019
6.47 km
Victoria Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
November 29, 2021
6.47 km
NISA Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 3
September 24, 2021
6.52 km
Sandwiches and Snacks Ltd Retailers - other 2
Needs Improvement
November 8, 2021
6.52 km
Willows Fried Chicken and Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 3
June 16, 2021
6.52 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA1 1FR - Data from Apr 2022

Crosfields Bus Stop/Station 204 m
Crosfields Bus Stop/Station 210 m
The Hatter Bus Stop/Station 294 m
The Hatter Bus Stop/Station 324 m
St Barnabas Place Bus Stop/Station 391 m
Bank Quay Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 601 m
Sankey Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 670 m
Central Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 934 m
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 597 m
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 937 m
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 17.52 km
Terminal Two Access Air 21.95 km
Terminal Two Access Air 21.99 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA1 1FR - Data from Dec 2021

Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.48 km
Mersey Meadows Woodland Or Forest 1.52 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.69 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.87 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.98 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.15 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 2.27 km
Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.27 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 2.33 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.73 km
Richmond Bank Wetland 2.74 km
Birch Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.8 km
Mary Ann's Lane Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.88 km
The Feeder Inland Water 3.05 km


Country England
Latitude 53.39045900
Longitude -2.60707300
OS Easting 359724
OS Northing 0388352
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
Warrington South
Electoral Ward Bewsey and Whitecross
Local Authority District Warrington
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Cheshire and Warrington
Local Learning and Skills Council Cheshire and Warrington

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000007
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


NHS England Region North West
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance Cheshire and Merseyside
Strategic Health Authority
North West
Sustainability and Transformation
Cheshire and Merseyside
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Warrington CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Multicultural metropolitans
Group: Rented family living
Subgroup: Social renting young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Warrington BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33003274
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 018
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 018G
Output Area / Small Area 4A1