Postcode WD5 0WQ (Three Rivers) Terminated May 2005

Map showing WD5 0WQ and nearby postcodes

The postcode WD5 0WQ is located in Three Rivers, in the county of Hertfordshire. It was introduced in September 2003 and terminated in May 2005.WD5 0WQ is a large user postcode, usually allocated to a single address receiving at least 500 mail items per day.

WD5 0WQ is one of the less deprived areas in the country. It rates as a 6.2 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 WD5 0WQ as Suburbanites > Semi-detached suburbia > White suburban communities.

The closest road name to WD5 0WQ is Edinburgh Drive which is centered 23 m away.

The nearest bus stop is Old Forge Close and is 225 m away. The closest railway station is Garston (Herts) Rail Station, 2.1 km away.

The closest primary school to WD5 0WQ (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 0WQ is The Hammer In Hand and is 263 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 294 m distant. The FSA rated this establishment as Good on March 25, 2021.

Policing for WD5 0WQ 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 0WQ and their respective distances.

Nearby Roads

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

Edinburgh Drive 23 m
Lysander Way 90 m
Cardiff Way 107 m
Stirling Way 109 m
Shackleton Way 109 m
Blenhiem Road 120 m
Abbey Drive 128 m
Whitley Close 148 m
Mitchell Close 184 m
Hare Crescent 190 m
Hurricane Way 204 m
Hope Green 212 m
Harrison Close 216 m
Old Forge Close 226 m
Stud Green 244 m


Information about the postcode WD5 0WQ

Introduction September 2003
Termination May 2005
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 0WQ - Data from 2020-2021

School Ofsted Rating
(Last Inspection)
Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery 375 m
Leavesden JMI School Good
(November 20, 2019)
674 m
Kingsway Infants' School Good
(June 7, 2017)
932 m
Future Academies Watford Requires improvement
(March 27, 2019)
960 m
Kingsway Junior School Good
(May 21, 2019)
996 m
Garston Manor School Good
(March 16, 2017)
1.1 km
Breakspeare School Outstanding
(September 27, 2017)
1.2 km
Tanners Wood Junior Mixed and Infant School Good
(November 28, 2019)
1.2 km
Parmiter's School Outstanding
(September 22, 2011)
1.27 km
Saint Michael's Catholic High School Outstanding
(November 26, 2014)
1.38 km
St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School Good
(May 22, 2018)
1.4 km
Stanborough Primary School Inadequate
(March 14, 2019)
1.43 km
Stanborough Secondary School 1.48 km
Abbots Langley School Good
(January 16, 2018)
1.57 km
Divine Saviour Roman Catholic Primary School 1.58 km
Cherry Tree Primary School 1.81 km
Coates Way JMI and Nursery School Good
(March 28, 2019)
1.86 km
The Orchard Primary School 2.01 km
Mount Pleasant Lane Primary School 2.02 km
The Grove Academy Good
(June 16, 2016)
2.16 km

Nearby Food

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

Name Type Rating
(Last Inspection)
The Hammer In Hand Pub/bar/nightclub 5
Very Good
March 20, 2019
263 m
Home Pizza Takeaway/sandwich shop 4
March 25, 2021
294 m
Chartwells @ Alban Wood Primary School And Nursery School/college/university 5
Very Good
June 21, 2019
375 m
Woodside Community Association Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
March 1, 2019
445 m
St. Peter's Home Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 4
May 30, 2019
458 m
The Indian Breakfast Club Ltd Retailers - other 5
Very Good
October 21, 2021
477 m
The Studio Lounge Other catering premises 5
Very Good
November 8, 2021
477 m
Benni Beans Cafe Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 4
June 3, 2021
485 m
Favorite Chicken Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
August 2, 2021
485 m
Hafiz Halal Meat & Groceries Retailers - other 4
November 23, 2020
485 m
Nisa Local Retailers - supermarkets/hypermarkets 5
Very Good
August 20, 2021
485 m
Teddybear Childcare Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises Exempt
July 11, 2019
527 m
BaxterStorey @ ASOS Leavesden Restaurant/Cafe/Canteen 5
Very Good
December 5, 2019
586 m
Haines Fish & Grill Takeaway/sandwich shop 5
Very Good
April 9, 2019
613 m
Leavesden Green Post Office And Newsagent Retailers - other 4
February 19, 2014
613 m
Nisa Retailers - other 5
Very Good
August 21, 2018
613 m
Ashbourne Day Nurseries Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
674 m
Caterlink @ Leavesden Green JMI School School/college/university 5
Very Good
April 26, 2022
674 m
Orbital Pre-School Hospitals/Childcare/Caring Premises 5
Very Good
February 13, 2020
750 m
Chemilab Pharmacy Retailers - other Exempt
January 17, 2020
816 m

Nearby Travel Links

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

Old Forge Close Bus Stop/Station 225 m
Old Forge Close Bus Stop/Station 269 m
Langley Lane Bus Stop/Station 275 m
The Hammer in Hand PH Bus Stop/Station 293 m
Ganders Ash Bus Stop/Station 302 m
Garston (Herts) Rail Station Rail 2.1 km
Kings Langley Rail Station Rail 2.45 km
Watford North Rail Station Rail 2.72 km
London Luton Airport Air 20.35 km
London Stansted Airport Air 50.78 km

Nearby Nature

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

Tanners Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.12 km
Bloom Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.37 km
Stowes Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.7 km
Harebreaks Wood Woodland Or Forest 1.94 km
Round Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.06 km
Long Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.09 km
Winch Hill Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.32 km
Coldharbour Plantation Woodland Or Forest 2.32 km
Mutchetts Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.35 km
Bricket Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.37 km
Job's Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.45 km
Moor Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.49 km
Furzefield Wood Woodland Or Forest 2.51 km
Long Spring Woodland Or Forest 2.56 km
Munden Spring Woodland Or Forest 2.57 km


Country England
County Hertfordshire
Latitude 51.69785700
Longitude -0.40566500
OS Easting 510284
OS Northing 0201104
OS Positional Quality Imputed by ONS, by reference to surrounding postcode grid references

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: Suburbanites
Group: Semi-detached suburbia
Subgroup: White suburban communities
Rural-Urban Classification (England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Built-Up Area Greater London BUA
Built-Up Area Sub-Division Watford BUASD
Workplace Zone E33027526
Middle Layer Super Output Area
Intermediate Zone
Three Rivers 002
Lower Layer Super Output Area
Data Zone
Three Rivers 002D
Output Area / Small Area 6B2