Broadgreen

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Broadgreen
Original entrance Broadgreen Hospital - geograph.org.uk - 38437.jpg
The original entrance to Broadgreen Hospital
Broadgreen is located in Merseyside
Broadgreen
Broadgreen
Location within Merseyside
Population14,889 (2001 Census)[1]
OS grid referenceSJ405903
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLIVERPOOL
Postcode districtL14
Dialling code0151
PoliceMerseyside
FireMerseyside
AmbulanceNorth West
EU ParliamentNorth West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Merseyside
53°24′22″N 2°53′47″W / 53.4062°N 2.8965°W / 53.4062; -2.8965Coordinates: 53°24′22″N 2°53′47″W / 53.4062°N 2.8965°W / 53.4062; -2.8965

Broadgreen is a suburb of Liverpool, Merseyside, England. Located on the eastern edge of the city, it is bordered by Old Swan to the north-west, Knotty Ash to the north-east, Childwall to the south and, further east, Bowring Park in the borough of Knowsley. Until 2004, it was a Liverpool City Council Ward.

Description[edit]

Historically a part of Lancashire, Broadgreen is primarily a residential area, made up of semi-detached and detached houses. As a small district, it is often merged with Childwall or Knotty Ash larger suburbs of the city. It is home to Broadgreen Hospital, Broadgreen Primary School and Broadgreen International School

Broadgreen covers an area of just over a square mile (2.97 km2) and in the 2001 Census had a population of 14,889 (6,919 males, 7,970 females).[1]

Transport[edit]

Situated close to the end of the M62, the area is served by Broad Green railway station, where regular trains depart for Liverpool city centre, Manchester, Wigan and St Helens.

Education[edit]

  • Broadgreen International School is a school in Broadgreen, Liverpool

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2001 Census: Broad Green". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 26 May 2008.

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