Postcode WA8 8UZ (Halton)

Map showing WA8 8UZ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA8 8UZ is located in Halton It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WA8 8UZ is a small user postcode that may contain upto 100 addresses (but 15 is more typical).

WA8 8UZ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 1.6 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 8UZ as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > White professionals.

The closest road name to WA8 8UZ is Heathview Road which is centered 22 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Cock & Trumpet and is 131 m away. The closest railway station is Hough Green Rail Station, 2.44 km away.

The closest primary school to WA8 8UZ (for ages 11 and under) is Halebank CofE Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on July 12, 2017. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Weston Point College. The last OFSTED inspection on July 11, 2019 rated this school as Good

The local pub for residents of WA8 8UZ is CARNALEA GOLF CLUB (CLUB HOUSE) and is 2.02 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 3, 2017. The nearest takeaway food is available from DINING ORIENTAL and is 2.67 km distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on September 25, 2018.

Residents reported an average download speed of 28.6 Mbps and an average upload speed of 6.2 Mbps in a 2017 OFCOM broadband survey. 100% of residents have broadband access of superfast 30-300 Mbps.

Gas consumption for the area is rated at 2.2 out of 10. Electricity consumption for the area is rated at 0.3 out of 10. Where 0 are the lowest and 10 are the highest consuming areas in the country respectively.

Policing for WA8 8UZ 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 8UZ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA8 8UZ, and the approximate distance away.

Heathview Road 22 m
Kenview Close 63 m
Heathview Close 82 m
Viscount Court 98 m
Linnal Park 98 m
Cock Lane Ends 217 m
Baguley Avenue 234 m
Church Meadow Walk 270 m
Mersey View Road 386 m
Blackburne Avenue 408 m
Hale Bank Road 591 m
Hale Gate Road 731 m
Hale Road 1.37 km
A562 1.78 km
M56 12.88 km


Information about the postcode WA8 8UZ

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 WA8 8UZ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Halebank CofE Primary School Good
(July 12, 2017)
0 m
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
1.47 km
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
1.7 km
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
1.88 km
Hale Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Good
(March 2, 2017)
1.93 km
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 2.25 km
Weston Point College Good
(July 11, 2019)
2.58 km
Ormiston Chadwick Academy Outstanding
(December 14, 2016)
2.69 km
Ashley High School Outstanding
(November 13, 2019)
2.74 km
Widnes Academy Good
(January 24, 2018)
2.75 km
Westfield Primary School Requires improvement
(September 25, 2019)
2.78 km
Chesnut Lodge Special School Good
(July 18, 2017)
2.8 km
Ditton Primary School 2.9 km
Runcorn All Saints CofE Primary School Good
(June 10, 2016)
3.01 km
St Basil's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 12, 2019)
3.02 km
St Ambrose Catholic Academy 3.15 km
All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(March 5, 2020)
3.21 km
Riverside College Halton Outstanding
(March 11, 2020)
3.22 km
Finch Woods Academy Good
(June 21, 2017)
3.3 km
Victoria Road Primary School Good
(November 7, 2018)
3.31 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA8 8UZ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
Very Good
March 3, 2017
2.02 km
Carnalea Golf Club (JAG Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
2.02 km
Ailsa Lodge Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 28, 2019
2.04 km
GUEST ACCOMMODATION Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 28, 2017
2.08 km
CARNALEA CARE HOME Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
January 22, 2019
2.4 km
LITTLE SEEDLINGS DAY NURSERY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 20, 2019
2.47 km
YMCA After School Club, Rathmore Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 10, 2020
2.47 km
BRYANSBURN PRIVATE NURSING HOME Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 16, 2022
2.53 km
WINEMARK Retailers - other Exempt
September 10, 2018
2.53 km
BANGOR WEST NURSERY PLAYGROUP Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
December 13, 2017
2.54 km
GLENBROOK LODGE (B & B) Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
May 19, 2017
2.55 km
BRYANSBURN BAR AND GRILL Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 16, 2022
2.58 km
Very Good
December 16, 2019
2.58 km
RED BRICK HOUSE NURSERY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2016
2.58 km
Pickie Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 31, 2019
2.6 km
COURTYARD COTTAGE Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 19, 2017
2.66 km
Boots UK Ltd Retailers - other Exempt
September 1, 2010
2.67 km
COFFEE CURE Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
February 4, 2020
2.67 km
DINING ORIENTAL Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
September 25, 2018
2.67 km
SPAR Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 4
June 21, 2017
2.67 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA8 8UZ - Data from Apr 2022

Cock & Trumpet Bus Stop/Station 131 m
Merseyview Bus Stop/Station 224 m
Merseyview Bus Stop/Station 242 m
Merseyview Bus Stop/Station 257 m
Baguley Ave. Bus Stop/Station 322 m
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 2.05 km
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 2.05 km
PRESCOT ROAD Taxi Rank 2.83 km
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 2.44 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 3.85 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 3.87 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 5.35 km
Terminal Two Access Air 33.22 km
Terminal Two Access Air 33.25 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA8 8UZ - Data from Dec 2021

Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 957 m
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.12 km
Hale Gate Marsh Wetland 1.36 km
Big Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.39 km
Clincton Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.44 km
Decoy Marsh Wetland 1.61 km
Ramsbrook Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Clamley Park Plantation Woodland Or Forest 1.95 km
Hop Yard Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.47 km
Crab Tree Rough Woodland Or Forest 2.61 km
Church Bank Wetland 2.68 km
Mill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.7 km
Dog Kennel Clump Woodland Or Forest 2.76 km
Ice House Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.89 km
Old Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.92 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WA8 8UZ - Data from Ofcom 2017

All Speeds Median Avg Max
Download 34.2 Mbps 28.6 Mbps 49.71 Mbps
Upload 6.9 Mbps 6.2 Mbps 9.83 Mbps
Speed Band
Users Download
Avg Mbps
Avg Mbps
0-2 Mbps 0% 6.9 0.9
2-5 Mbps 0% - -
5-10 Mbps 0% - -
10-30 Mbps 0% 23.8 6
30-300 Mbps 100% 37.2 8
300+ Mbps 0% - -

Gas Consumption

44 meters consuming 643,414 kWh - mean 14,623 kWh : median 13,843 kWh

Electricity Consumption

42 meters consuming 121,437 kWh - mean 2,891 kWh : median 2,634 kWh

Energy usage data for WA8 8UZ - Data from 2020


Country England
Latitude 53.35050300
Longitude -2.77762800
OS Easting 348333
OS Northing 0384017
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 Ditton, Hale Village & Halebank
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: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: White professionals
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 E33006940
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Halton 008
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Halton 008B
Output Area / Small Area 5A1