Postcode WA55 1DU (Warrington)

Map showing WA55 1DU and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA55 1DU is located in Warrington It was introduced in February 2007 and is an active postcode. WA55 1DU is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WA55 1DU 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 WA55 1DU as Multicultural metropolitans > Rented family living > Social renting young families.

The closest road name to WA55 1DU is Edelsten Street which is centered 94 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Crosfields and is 119 m away. The closest railway station is Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station, 527 m away.

The closest primary school to WA55 1DU (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 WA55 1DU is The Vulcan Inn and is 5.63 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 6.55 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 6, 2019.

Policing for WA55 1DU 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 WA55 1DU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA55 1DU, and the approximate distance away.

Edelsten Street 94 m
Milner Street 100 m
Priestley Street 137 m
Garibaldi Street 141 m
Green Street 158 m
Manley Gardens 162 m
Bostock Street 210 m
Powys Street 211 m
Leicester Street 221 m
Old Liverpool Road 266 m
Quay Fold 290 m
Thewlis Street 305 m
Collin Street 310 m
Froghall Lane 324 m
Robert Street 328 m


Information about the postcode WA55 1DU

Introduction February 2007
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 WA55 1DU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Warrington St Barnabas CofE Primary School Good
(December 13, 2018)
282 m
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Good
(June 16, 2017)
513 m
St Alban's Catholic Primary School Good
(December 14, 2017)
679 m
Evelyn Street Primary Academy and Nursery 815 m
UTC Warrington Good
(May 15, 2019)
856 m
St Gregory's Catholic High School Good
(November 27, 2019)
910 m
Bewsey Lodge Primary School Good
(October 6, 2021)
1.04 km
Latchford St James CofE Primary School Good
(May 9, 2017)
1.36 km
Sankey Valley St James Church of England Primary School Good
(June 24, 2021)
1.54 km
Westbrook Old Hall Primary School 1.68 km
Priestley College Good
(May 16, 2019)
1.95 km
Warrington St Ann's CofE Primary School Requires improvement
(October 13, 2021)
1.98 km
St Elphin's (Fairfield) CofE Voluntary Aided Primary School Good
(March 21, 2017)
2.07 km
Beamont Primary School 2.15 km
Chapelford Village Primary School 2.15 km
St Benedict's Catholic Primary School Good
(March 28, 2017)
2.17 km
Dallam Community Primary School Good
(November 1, 2017)
2.19 km
Warrington and Vale Royal College Good
(October 11, 2019)
2.21 km
Beamont Collegiate Academy Good
(June 15, 2017)
2.41 km
Great Sankey Primary School Good
(September 16, 2021)
2.43 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA55 1DU - Data from Apr 2022

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

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA55 1DU - Data from Apr 2022

Crosfields Bus Stop/Station 119 m
Crosfields Bus Stop/Station 131 m
The Hatter Bus Stop/Station 278 m
The Hatter Bus Stop/Station 330 m
Town Hall Bus Stop/Station 406 m
Bank Quay Station Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 532 m
Sankey Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 661 m
Barbald Street Taxi Rank Taxi Rank 940 m
Warrington Bank Quay Rail Station Rail 527 m
Warrington Central Rail Station Rail 971 m
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 17.48 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 WA55 1DU - Data from Dec 2021

Mersey Meadows Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
Twig Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.57 km
Bog Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.77 km
Twenty Acre Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.93 km
Ladies' Walk Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.05 km
Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Warrington Dock Entrance Inland Water 2.2 km
Big Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.23 km
Mary Ann Pond Inland Water 2.4 km
Seed's Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.53 km
Richmond Bank Wetland 2.68 km
Birch Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.71 km
Little Moss Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.81 km
Mary Ann's Lane Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.93 km
The Feeder Inland Water 3.08 km


Country England
Latitude 53.38963100
Longitude -2.60724200
OS Easting 359712
OS Northing 0388260
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 E33003273
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Warrington 018
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Warrington 018G
Output Area / Small Area 4A1