Branch End

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Branch End
Quaker Meeting House - geograph.org.uk - 264798.jpg
The Quaker meeting house at Branch End
Branch End is located in Northumberland
Branch End
Branch End
Location within Northumberland
OS grid referenceNZ0661
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSTOCKSFIELD
Postcode districtNE43
PoliceNorthumbria
FireNorthumberland
AmbulanceNorth East
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northumberland
54°56′53″N 1°54′00″W / 54.948°N 1.900°W / 54.948; -1.900Coordinates: 54°56′53″N 1°54′00″W / 54.948°N 1.900°W / 54.948; -1.900

Branch End is part of the village of Stocksfield in Northumberland, England. It is situated at the junction of the A695 Main Road with New Ridley Road. It lies 1 mile (1.6 km) east of Stocksfield Station, between Hexham and Newcastle upon Tyne.

Local services include a doctors' surgery,[1] pharmacy,[2] petrol station with associated shop and post office,[3] two garages,[4][5] a hairdresser, newsagent, children's play area[6] and Quaker meeting house.[7] There is a half hourly bus service to Hexham and Newcastle with Go North East "Tyne Valley 10".[8]


Governance[edit]

Branch End is in the parish of Stocksfield and the parliamentary constituency of Hexham.

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