1. Diggle

Where is Diggle?

Diggle is located in the county of Greater Manchester, North West England, four miles north-east of the town of Lees, five miles east of the major town of Oldham, 152 miles north of Cardiff, and 162 miles north-west of London. Diggle lies two miles south-west of the West Yorkshire border, and was historically in the county of Yorkshire. Diggle falls within the metropolitan district council of Oldham. It is in the OL3 postcode district. The post town for Diggle is Oldham.

Diggle on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Diggle
Location of Diggle within the UK

Which county is Diggle in?

Diggle is in the ceremonial county of Greater Manchester, and the historic county of Yorkshire.

Ceremonial CountyGreater Manchester
Historic CountyYorkshire

Where is Diggle in Greater Manchester?

Diggle is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Greater Manchester, and towards the easternmost extremity of Greater Manchester.

Location of Diggle within Greater Manchester

What is the postcode for Diggle?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Diggle is OL3 5LD.

Where is Diggle in OL3?

Diggle is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the OL3 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the OL3 postcode district.

Location of Diggle within OL3

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What is the post town for Diggle?

The post town for Diggle is Oldham. Diggle is in the OL3 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Oldham.

What is the latitude and longitude of Diggle?

The centre of Diggle is located at position 53.56477° latitude and -1.99998° longitude.

Latitude53.56477°
Longitude-1.99998°

What is the easting and northing of Diggle?

The centre of Diggle is located at the grid reference easting 400099 and northing 407573 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting400099
Northing407573

What are the nearest towns to Diggle?

Position of Diggle relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Diggle to the centre of the town.

4m
Diggle is 4 miles north-east of Lees
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Diggle is 4 miles north-east of Mossley
4m
Diggle is 4 miles east of Shaw
5m
Diggle is 5 miles east of Royton
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Diggle is 5 miles east of Oldham
6m
Diggle is 6 miles south-east of Milnrow
6m
Diggle is 6 miles east of Chadderton
6m
Diggle is 6 miles north-east of Stalybridge
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Diggle is 6 miles west of Meltham
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Diggle is 6 miles north-east of Ashton-under-Lyne

What are the nearest cities to Diggle?

Position of Diggle relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Diggle to the centre of the city.

12m
Diggle is 12 miles north-east of Manchester
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Diggle is 13 miles north-east of Salford
19m
Diggle is 19 miles south-west of Bradford
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Diggle is 22 miles west of Wakefield
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Diggle is 25 miles south-west of Leeds
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Diggle is 25 miles north-west of Sheffield
32m
Diggle is 32 miles south-east of Preston
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Diggle is 38 miles north of Stoke-on-Trent
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Diggle is 42 miles east of Liverpool
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Diggle is 44 miles south-west of Ripon

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