Postcode WA88 1AJ (Halton) Terminated June 2019

Map showing WA88 1AJ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WA88 1AJ is located in Halton It was introduced in January 2006 and terminated in June 2019.WA88 1AJ is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WA88 1AJ is one of the most deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 0.5 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 WA88 1AJ as Constrained city dwellers > White communities > Constrained young families.

The closest road name to WA88 1AJ is Queen's Avenue which is centered 51 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Queens Avenue and is 125 m away. The closest railway station is Hough Green Rail Station, 650 m away.

The closest primary school to WA88 1AJ (for ages 11 and under) is Oakfield Community Primary School. It achieved an OFSTED rating of Good on September 30, 2021.

The local pub for residents of WA88 1AJ is CARNALEA GOLF CLUB (CLUB HOUSE) and is 4.04 km away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 3, 2017.

Policing for WA88 1AJ 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 WA88 1AJ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WA88 1AJ, and the approximate distance away.

Queen's Avenue 51 m
Lodge Road 81 m
Thirlmere Way 111 m
Regal Crescent 130 m
Manor Road 138 m
Royal Avenue 142 m
Yew Tree Close 150 m
Appleby Close 171 m
New Bank Road 174 m
Coronation Drive 181 m
Gaisgill Court 184 m
Langdale Close 209 m
Lonsdale Close 215 m
Gutticar Road 239 m
Kendal Road 239 m


Information about the postcode WA88 1AJ

Introduction January 2006
Termination June 2019
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 WA88 1AJ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Oakfield Community Primary School Good
(September 30, 2021)
362 m
Ormiston Chadwick Academy Outstanding
(December 14, 2016)
769 m
St Michaels Catholic Primary School Good
(February 20, 2019)
803 m
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary School Good
(September 25, 2019)
810 m
St Michael with St Thomas CE Primary School 845 m
Ashley High School Outstanding
(November 13, 2019)
1.03 km
Chesnut Lodge Special School Good
(July 18, 2017)
1.13 km
St Basil's Catholic Primary School Good
(September 12, 2019)
1.19 km
Ditton Primary School 1.26 km
All Saints Upton Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School Requires improvement
(March 5, 2020)
1.28 km
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic High School Good
(June 28, 2017)
2.01 km
Halebank CofE Primary School Good
(July 12, 2017)
2.03 km
Riverside College Halton Outstanding
(March 11, 2020)
2.3 km
Wade Deacon High School 2.38 km
Simms Cross Primary School 2.4 km
St Bede's Catholic Junior School Good
(February 5, 2020)
2.54 km
St Bede's Catholic Infant School Outstanding
(May 7, 2008)
2.54 km
Cronton Church of England Primary Academy 2.61 km
Holy Family Catholic Primary School Good
(November 14, 2018)
2.68 km
St Gerard's Catholic Primary and Nursery School Good
(November 4, 2021)
2.81 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WA88 1AJ - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
GUEST ACCOMMODATION Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
March 28, 2017
3.7 km
Boat House Dining Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 20, 2017
3.97 km
JAMAICA INN Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
September 12, 2017
3.97 km
Salty Pup Food Truck Mobile caterer 5
Very Good
December 3, 2021
3.97 km
Pickie Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
May 31, 2019
4.02 km
Very Good
March 3, 2017
4.04 km
Carnalea Golf Club (JAG Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
January 19, 2022
4.04 km
RED BRICK HOUSE NURSERY Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
May 9, 2016
4.06 km
BAYVIEW BED & BREAKFAST Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
September 21, 2017
4.06 km
HARGREAVES HOUSE Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
July 27, 2017
4.06 km
Ailsa Lodge Nursing Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
March 28, 2019
4.07 km
SALTY DOG HOTEL AND BISTRO Hotel/bed & breakfast/guest house 5
Very Good
January 25, 2022
4.08 km
THE GUILLEMOT Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 23, 2015
4.08 km
The Guillemot Deli Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
October 20, 2020
4.08 km
ROYAL ULSTER YACHT CLUB Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
December 12, 2012
4.09 km
Tom Corran (Caterer, RUYC) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
April 19, 2018
4.09 km
Very Good
September 22, 2017
4.14 km
LITTLE KINGDOM KIDS Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
November 23, 2020
4.14 km
Addiction Tattoo & Piercing Studio / Caffeine Addiction Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
August 13, 2019
4.24 km
Rabbit Rooms (Jam Jar Catering) Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
June 10, 2019
4.24 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WA88 1AJ - Data from Apr 2022

Queens Avenue Bus Stop/Station 125 m
Queens Avenue Bus Stop/Station 142 m
Coronet Way Bus Stop/Station 261 m
Royal Avenue Bus Stop/Station 294 m
Borrowdale Road Bus Stop/Station 311 m
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 594 m
HALE ROAD Taxi Rank 594 m
PRESCOT ROAD Taxi Rank 971 m
Hough Green Rail Station Rail 650 m
Halewood Rail Station Rail 4.14 km
Halewood Rail Station Rail 4.15 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport Air 6.67 km
Terminal Two Access Air 32.56 km
Terminal Two Access Air 32.6 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WA88 1AJ - Data from Dec 2021

Clincton Wood Woodland Or Forest 908 m
Hale Road Woods Woodland Or Forest 1.16 km
George's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.5 km
The Field Woodland Or Forest 2.78 km
Green's Bridge Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.95 km
Spike Island Island 2.96 km
Little Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.97 km
Pex Hill Hill Or Mountain 3.14 km
Ramsbrook Plantation Woodland Or Forest 3.15 km
The Coppice Woodland Or Forest 3.21 km
Church Bank Wetland 3.21 km
Big Boar's Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.24 km
Cronton Wood Woodland Or Forest 3.26 km
Brick Wall Covert Woodland Or Forest 3.31 km
Hale Gate Marsh Wetland 3.34 km


Country England
Latitude 53.36797300
Longitude -2.76867400
OS Easting 348950
OS Northing 0385954
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 Bankfield
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 E33006928
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Halton 006
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Halton 006C
Output Area / Small Area 7C2