Werrington, Staffordshire

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Werrington
Windmill and telecommunications tower, Werrington 2.jpg
Windmill and telecommunications tower, Werrington
Werrington is located in Staffordshire
Werrington
Werrington
Werrington shown within Staffordshire
Population 5,689 (2011)[1]
OS grid reference SJ9403147560
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town STOKE-ON-TRENT
Postcode district ST9
Dialling code 01782
Police Staffordshire
Fire Staffordshire
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Staffordshire
53°01′30″N 2°05′20″W / 53.025°N 2.089°W / 53.025; -2.089Coordinates: 53°01′30″N 2°05′20″W / 53.025°N 2.089°W / 53.025; -2.089

Werrington is a village in the Staffordshire Moorlands district of Staffordshire, England. At 875 ft above sea level and known for its windmill standing at the summit, Werrington has gone through substantial expansion in the last few years.[when?]

Moorside High School is located in Werrington. The village is also home to HM Prison Werrington, a prison for male juveniles.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population". Retrieved 13 December 2015. 

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