BB postcode area
Postcode district boundaries:
|Postcode area name|
|Statistics as at May 2020|
The BB postcode area, also known as the Blackburn postcode area, is a group of thirteen postcode districts in north-west England, within nine post towns. These cover east Lancashire, including Blackburn, Burnley, Accrington, Barnoldswick, Clitheroe, Colne, Darwen, Nelson and Rossendale.
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
The BB18 district was formed out of the BB8 district in 1997.
- List of postcode areas in the United Kingdom
- Centre points of the United Kingdom
- Postcode Address File
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