Postcode WA8 7HU (Halton)

Map showing WA8 7HU and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA8 7HU is located in Halton It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA8 7HU is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WA8 7HU is one of the more deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 4.9 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 7HU as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > Semi-detached ageing.

The closest road name to WA8 7HU is Radnor Drive which is centered 117 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Bankfield School and is 170 m away. The closest railway station is Hough Green Rail Station, 1.04 km away.

The closest primary school to WA8 7HU (for ages 11 and under) is Ditton Primary School.

The local pub for residents of WA8 7HU is ROYAL ULSTER YACHT CLUB and is 4.24 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on December 12, 2012.

Policing for WA8 7HU 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 7HU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA8 7HU, and the approximate distance away.

Radnor Drive 117 m
Woodville Place 175 m
Liverpool Road 178 m
Budworth Avenue 201 m
Rostherne Crescent 201 m
Liverpool Place 234 m
Berry Road 247 m
Tabley Avenue 258 m
Broadheath Terrace 296 m
Elizabeth Terrace 323 m
Cradley 338 m
Hanley Road 358 m
Prescot Road 382 m
Blundell Road 442 m
Heath Road 466 m


Information about the postcode WA8 7HU

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 WA8 7HU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Ormiston Chadwick Academy Outstanding
(December 14, 2016)
0 m
Ashley High School Outstanding
(November 13, 2019)
413 m
Chesnut Lodge Special School Good
(July 18, 2017)
514 m
Ditton Primary School 621 m
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
1.11 km
All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(March 5, 2020)
1.18 km
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
1.27 km
St Basil's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 12, 2019)
1.28 km
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic High School Good
(June 28, 2017)
1.31 km
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 1.41 km
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
1.56 km
Wade Deacon High School 1.66 km
Riverside College Halton Outstanding
(March 11, 2020)
1.88 km
St Bede's Catholic Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
1.9 km
St Bede's Catholic Infant School Outstanding
(May 7, 2008)
1.9 km
Simms Cross Primary School 1.9 km
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2018)
2.14 km
Cronton Church of England Primary Academy 2.15 km
Farnworth Church of England Controlled Primary School Good
(January 23, 2018)
2.35 km
St Gerard's Catholic Primary and Nursery School Good
(November 4, 2021)
2.37 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA8 7HU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Boat House Dining Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2017
4.1 km
JAMAICA INN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 12, 2017
4.1 km
Salty Pup Food Truck Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
December 3, 2021
4.1 km
GUEST ACCOMMODATION Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 28, 2017
4.11 km
ROYAL ULSTER YACHT CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 12, 2012
4.24 km
Tom Corran (Caterer, RUYC) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 19, 2018
4.24 km
BAYVIEW BED & BREAKFAST Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
September 21, 2017
4.25 km
HARGREAVES HOUSE Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 27, 2017
4.25 km
SALTY DOG HOTEL AND BISTRO Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
4.31 km
THE GUILLEMOT Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 23, 2015
4.31 km
The Guillemot Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 20, 2020
4.31 km
Pickie Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 31, 2019
4.34 km
Very Good
September 22, 2017
4.37 km
LITTLE KINGDOM KIDS Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 23, 2020
4.37 km
RED BRICK HOUSE NURSERY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2016
4.4 km
BALLYHOLME YACHT CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
January 14, 2014
4.44 km
Joxer Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen Awaiting Inspection
4.48 km
Addiction Tattoo & Piercing Studio / Caffeine Addiction Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 13, 2019
4.48 km
Rabbit Rooms (Jam Jar Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
4.48 km
THE MARINE COURT HOTEL Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
September 10, 2020
4.48 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA8 7HU - Data from Apr 2022

Bankfield School Bus Stop/Station 170 m
Wellington Inn Bus Stop/Station 216 m
Bankfield School Bus Stop/Station 228 m
Co-op Bus Stop/Station 298 m
Chesnut Lodge Bus Stop/Station 335 m
PRESCOT ROAD Taxi Rank 223 m
PRESCOT ROAD Taxi Rank 223 m
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 700 m
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 1.04 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 4.82 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 4.82 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 7.43 km
Terminal Two Access Air 31.94 km
Terminal Two Access Air 31.98 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA8 7HU - Data from Dec 2021

Clincton Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.68 km
Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 1.75 km
George's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.21 km
The Field Woodland Or Forest 2.23 km
Pex Hill Hill Or Mountain 2.52 km
Cronton Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.72 km
Spike Island Island 2.76 km
Church Bank Wetland 3.27 km
The Coppice Woodland Or Forest 3.5 km
Brick Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.51 km
Green's Bridge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.52 km
Runcorn Sands Wetland 3.57 km
Brick Wall Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.66 km
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.69 km
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.7 km


Country England
Latitude 53.37211300
Longitude -2.75941400
OS Easting 349571
OS Northing 0386408
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 Highfield
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: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: Semi-detached ageing
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 E33006925
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Halton 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Halton 006A
Output Area / Small Area 6B3