Longwell Green

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Longwell Green
Longwell Green is located in Gloucestershire
Longwell Green
Longwell Green
 Longwell Green shown within Gloucestershire
OS grid reference ST658710
Unitary authority South Gloucestershire
Ceremonial county Gloucestershire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BRISTOL
Postcode district BS30
Dialling code 0117
Police Avon and Somerset
Fire Avon
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
List of places
UK
England
Gloucestershire

Coordinates: 51°26′15″N 2°29′41″W / 51.4374°N 2.4947°W / 51.4374; -2.4947

Longwell Green Easterly views towards Oldland

Longwell Green is a suburb just outside the east fringe of Bristol. It is located within the traditional county of Gloucestershire and the unitary authority of South Gloucestershire (previously Avon). It lies along the A431 Bath Road, near the River Avon at grid reference ST658710. Population (2011 census) was 6761.[1]

Next to the A4174 are retail and leisure parks including a Vue cinema.[2]

There is a primary school,[3] and Community Centre.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census 2011: Population and household estimates analysis at WARD LEVEL" (PDF). South Gloucestershire. Retrieved 11 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Welcome to Vue Bristol Longwell Green". Vue. Retrieved 11 December 2015. 
  3. ^ "Longwell Green Primary School". Longwell Green Primary School. Retrieved 11 December 2015. 
  4. ^ "Longwell Green Community Centre". Longwell Green Community Centre. Retrieved 11 December 2015.