Postcode WA8 4PG (Halton)

Map showing WA8 4PG and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA8 4PG is located in Halton It was introduced in July 1995 and is an active postcode. WA8 4PG is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA8 4PG is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.2 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 WA8 4PG as Constrained city dwellers > White communities > Constrained young families.

The closest road name to WA8 4PG is Danescroft which is centered 148 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Brookdale and is 26 m away. The closest railway station is Hough Green Rail Station, 773 m away.

The closest primary school to WA8 4PG (for ages 11 and under) is All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Requires improvement on March 5, 2020.

The local pub for residents of WA8 4PG is County Antrim Yacht Club and is 4.69 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on February 8, 2022. The nearest takeaway food is available from Jess's Plaice and is 4.74 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Very Good on July 23, 2020.

Residents reported an average download speed of 60.8 Mbps and an average upload speed of 10.6 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 25% of residents have broadband access of ultrafast 300+ Mbps. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.6 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA8 4PG is covered by the Cheshire police force association and Halton and St Helens is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WA8 4PG and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA8 4PG, and the approximate distance away.

Danescroft 148 m
Bechers 149 m
Cherrysutton 151 m
Thornhills 196 m
Downside 201 m
Northern Lane 209 m
Hough Green Road 246 m
Brookdale 287 m
Brandon 337 m
Dunsford 343 m
Blair Drive 347 m
Eversley 363 m
Billington Road 372 m
Foxcote 377 m
Arley Drive 400 m


Information about the postcode WA8 4PG

Introduction July 1995
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 WA8 4PG - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(March 5, 2020)
0 m
St Basil's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 12, 2019)
300 m
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 1.08 km
Ormiston Chadwick Academy Outstanding
(December 14, 2016)
1.18 km
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
1.33 km
Cronton Church of England Primary Academy 1.47 km
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
1.58 km
Ashley High School Outstanding
(November 13, 2019)
1.58 km
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2018)
1.64 km
Chesnut Lodge Special School Good
(July 18, 2017)
1.67 km
Ditton Primary School 1.75 km
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
2.08 km
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic High School Good
(June 28, 2017)
2.27 km
Wade Deacon High School 2.54 km
Farnworth Church of England Controlled Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
2.84 km
St Bede's Catholic Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
2.92 km
St Bede's Catholic Infant School Outstanding
(May 7, 2008)
2.92 km
Simms Cross Primary School 3.03 km
Riverside College Halton Outstanding
(March 11, 2020)
3.04 km
Lunts Heath Primary School Outstanding
(July 2, 2014)
3.1 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA8 4PG - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Cadie's Closet Retailers - other 5
Very Good
June 19, 2019
4.03 km
Cable Service Station Retailers - other 4
March 18, 2021
4.33 km
County Antrim Yacht Club Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
February 8, 2022
4.69 km
Whitehead Private Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
September 10, 2020
4.69 km
Coastal Coffee Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 24, 2021
4.74 km
Jess's Plaice Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
July 23, 2020
4.74 km
The Whistle Stop Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 18, 2020
4.74 km
Little Einstein's After School Club Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 6, 2022
4.83 km
John G Fleming Chemists Retailers - other Exempt
December 10, 2019
4.84 km
The Bank House Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
4.84 km
Minor Miracles Day Care Nursery Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 16, 2020
4.87 km
Marine Bar Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
June 20, 2018
4.88 km
Whitehead Glasgow Rangers Supporters Club Pub/bar/nightclub 4
August 24, 2018
4.88 km
Banana Bunch Playgroup Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 2, 2019
4.89 km
Calwells Chemist Retailers - other Exempt
July 26, 2019
4.89 km
Foster's Fruit And Veg Retailers - other 5
Very Good
February 18, 2021
4.89 km
Chester Private Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 14, 2021
4.89 km
Johnnies Chef Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
January 14, 2021
4.89 km
Marco's Pizzeria Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 3
March 24, 2022
4.89 km
White Cliff Inn Pub/bar/nightclub 4
June 6, 2019
4.89 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA8 4PG - Data from Apr 2022

Brookdale Bus Stop/Station 26 m
Upton Community Centre Bus Stop/Station 48 m
Upton Community Centre Bus Stop/Station 124 m
Thornhills Bus Stop/Station 179 m
Alderbrook Bus Stop/Station 208 m
PRESCOT ROAD Taxi Rank 1.34 km
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 773 m
Whiston Rail Station Rail 4.16 km
Whiston Rail Station Rail 4.18 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 7.17 km
Terminal Two Access Air 32.84 km
Terminal Two Access Air 32.89 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA8 4PG - Data from Dec 2021

George's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.25 km
The Field Woodland Or Forest 1.73 km
Clincton Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.83 km
Cronton Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Pex Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.19 km
The Coppice Woodland Or Forest 2.39 km
Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 2.42 km
Brick Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.46 km
Brook Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.58 km
Brick Wall Covert Woodland Or Forest 2.59 km
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Green's Bridge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.74 km
The Old Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
The Rough Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km
Fox Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA8 4PG - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 54.8 Mbps 60.8 Mbps 107 Mbps
Upload 10 Mbps 10.6 Mbps 19.23 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% - -
30-300 Mbps 75% 60.9 10.6
300+ Mbps 25% - -

Electricity Consumption

9 meters consuming 46,433 kWh - mean 5,159 kWh : median 5,169 kWh

Energy usage data for WA8 4PG - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.37920800
Longitude -2.77266400
OS Easting 348698
OS Northing 0387205
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 Hough Green
Local Authority District Halton
Region / Government Office Region North West
European Electoral Region North West
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Liverpool City Region
Local Learning and Skills Council Greater Merseyside

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E06000006
Travel To Work Area Warrington and Wigan


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

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Constrained city dwellers
Group: White communities
Subgroup: Constrained young families
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban city and town
Built-Up Area Widnes BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division (pseudo) England (not covered)
Workplace Zone E33006919
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Halton 004
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Halton 004D
Output Area / Small Area 7C2