Postcode WD5 0NU (Three Rivers)

Map showing WD5 0NU and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD5 0NU is located in Three Rivers, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in January 1980 and is an active postcode. WD5 0NU is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WD5 0NU is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 5.3 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 WD5 0NU as Urbanites > Urban professionals and families > Families in terraces and flats.

The closest road name to WD5 0NU is Lapwing Way which is centered 91 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Leavesden Country Park and is 223 m away. The closest railway station is Kings Langley Rail Station, 2.12 km away.

The closest primary school to WD5 0NU (for ages 11 and under) is Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery. The closest secondary school (for ages 11-18) is Future Academies Watford. The last OFSTED inspection on March 27, 2019 rated this school as Requires improvement

The local pub for residents of WD5 0NU is The Hammer In Hand and is 798 m away. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) rated it as Very Good on March 20, 2019. The nearest takeaway food is available from Home Pizza and is 770 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 25, 2021.

100% of residents have broadband access of 10-30 Mbps.

Policing for WD5 0NU is covered by the Hertfordshire police force association and Hertfordshire is the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT) or Care Trust Plus (CT).


Nearby Postcodes

A list of Postcodes adjacent to WD5 0NU and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

A list of road names near to WD5 0NU, and the approximate distance away.

Lapwing Way 91 m
The Hideaway 116 m
College Road 126 m
Tanners Hill 128 m
Stewart Close 143 m
Glenmore Gardens 157 m
Tylersfield 161 m
Heather Close 178 m
Magnolia Avenue 186 m
Oriole Close 188 m
Mallard Road 193 m
Maple Leaf Close 195 m
Peacock Walk 205 m
Hawthorn Close 239 m
Redwing Grove 256 m


Information about the postcode WD5 0NU

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 WD5 0NU - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery 817 m
Breakspeare School Outstanding
(September 27, 2017)
874 m
Abbots Langley School Good
(January 16, 2018)
1.03 km
Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(November 28, 2019)
1.08 km
Leavesden JMI School Good
(November 20, 2019)
1.18 km
Future Academies Watford Requires improvement
(March 27, 2019)
1.25 km
Parmiter's School Outstanding
(September 22, 2011)
1.3 km
Divine Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School 1.41 km
Garston Manor School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.42 km
Kingsway Infants' School Good
(June 7, 2017)
1.47 km
Kingsway Junior School Good
(May 21, 2019)
1.54 km
Saint Michael's Catholic High School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
1.58 km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.71 km
Bedmond Academy 1.92 km
Stanborough Primary School Inadequate
(March 14, 2019)
1.98 km
Mount Pleasant Lane Primary School 2.03 km
Stanborough Secondary School 2.05 km
Coates Way JMI and Nursery School Good
(March 28, 2019)
2.19 km
St Paul's Church of England Primary School, Langleybury Good
(February 6, 2018)
2.31 km
Cherry Tree Primary School 2.37 km

Nearby Food

Food establishments with their establishment type, FSA rating score, date of last inspection and approximate distance from WD5 0NU - Data from Apr 2022

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
St. Peter's Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
May 30, 2019
727 m
Home Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 25, 2021
770 m
The Indian Breakfast Club Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
774 m
The Studio Lounge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
774 m
The Hammer In Hand Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
798 m
Teddybear Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
July 11, 2019
816 m
Chartwells @ Alban Wood Primary School And Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
817 m
Benni Beans Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 3, 2021
919 m
Favorite Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
919 m
Hafiz Halal Meat & Groceries Retailers - other 4
November 23, 2020
919 m
Nisa Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
919 m
Woodside Community Association Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
920 m
BaxterStorey @ ASOS Leavesden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
965 m
Haines Fish & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 9, 2019
1.13 km
Leavesden Green Post Office And Newsagent Retailers - other 4
February 19, 2014
1.13 km
Nisa Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2018
1.13 km
Ashbourne Day Nurseries Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.18 km
Caterlink @ Leavesden Green JMI School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
1.18 km
Impact Food Group @ Francis Combe Academy School/college/university 5
Very Good
March 12, 2019
1.25 km
Parmiters School School/college/university 5
Very Good
January 15, 2020
1.3 km

Nearby Travel Links

Bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks and airports near to WD5 0NU - Data from Apr 2022

Leavesden Country Park Bus Stop/Station 223 m
Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 226 m
Leavesden Country Park Bus Stop/Station 238 m
Shirley Road Bus Stop/Station 243 m
The Compasses PH Bus Stop/Station 274 m
Kings Langley Rail Station Rail 2.12 km
Garston (Herts) Rail Station Rail 2.58 km
Watford North Rail Station Rail 3.29 km
London Luton Airport Air 19.83 km
London Stansted Airport Air 50.71 km

Nearby Nature

Woodland, hills, greenspaces, water and other natural features near to WD5 0NU - Data from Dec 2021

Tanners Wood Woodland Or Forest 940 m
Stowes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.17 km
Bloom Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.3 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.6 km
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.65 km
Moor Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.92 km
Job's Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.96 km
Long Spring Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Furzefield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2 km
Old Place Gardens Woodland Or Forest 2.03 km
Winch Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.08 km
Piecorner Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.17 km
Hanging Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.18 km
Bricket Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.3 km
Bedmond Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.36 km


Broadband availability and performance statistics for WD5 0NU - Data from Ofcom 2017

Speed Band
0-2 Mbps 0%
2-5 Mbps 0%
5-10 Mbps 0%
10-30 Mbps 100%
30-300 Mbps 0%
300+ Mbps 0%


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.70271700
Longitude -0.40816300
OS Easting 510098
OS Northing 0201640
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
County Electorial Division Abbots Langley ED
Electoral Ward Leavesden
Local Authority District Three Rivers
Region / Government Office Region East of England
European Electoral Region Eastern
Local Enterprise Partnership Primary: Hertfordshire
Local Learning and Skills Council Hertfordshire

ONS Statistical Regions

International Territorial Level Code E07000102
Travel To Work Area Luton


NHS England Region East of England
Primary Care Trust
Cancer Alliance East of England - South
Strategic Health Authority
East of England
Sustainability and Transformation
Hertfordshire and West Essex
Clinical Comissioning Group
NHS Herts Valleys CCG

2011 Census

Output Area Classification Supergroup: Urbanites
Group: Urban professionals and families
Subgroup: Families in terraces and flats
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027527
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Three Rivers 002
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Three Rivers 002C
Output Area / Small Area 5A3