Where is BL5?

BL5 is in the county of Greater Manchester. It contains the town of Westhoughton, as well as Daisy Hill, Wingates, Dobb Brow, Hart Common, and Over Hulton. BL5 is 16km north-west of the city of Salford. BL5 is a postcode district, also known as an outcode or outbound code.

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BL5 on a map

The below map shows where BL5 is, and the boundary of the BL5 postcode district:

Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012

What county is BL5 in?

BL5 is in the county of Greater Manchester.

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Which cities, towns and villages are in BL5?

WesthoughtonTown
Daisy HillSuburb
WingatesVillage
Dobb BrowSuburb
Hart CommonVillage
Over HultonSuburb
ChequerbentVillage
Hulton Lane EndsSuburb
Hosker's NookSuburb
Four GatesVillage
Water's NookSuburb
Cooper TurningVillage

What are the nearest towns to BL5?

Position of BL5 relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of BL5 to the centre of the town.

north-west3km
BL5 is 3km north-west of Atherton
east5km
BL5 is 5km east of Hindley
north-west5km
BL5 is 5km north-west of Tyldesley
north6km
BL5 is 6km north of Leigh
south6km
BL5 is 6km south of Horwich
east6km
BL5 is 6km east of Ince-in-Makerfield
south-west7km
BL5 is 7km south-west of Bolton
east8km
BL5 is 8km east of Wigan
west8km
BL5 is 8km west of Farnworth
west8km
BL5 is 8km west of Walkden

What are the nearest cities to BL5?

Position of BL5 relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of BL5 to the centre of the city.

north-west16km
BL5 is 16km north-west of Salford
north-west20km
BL5 is 20km north-west of Manchester
south-east27km
BL5 is 27km south-east of Preston
north-east34km
BL5 is 34km north-east of Liverpool
north-east47km
BL5 is 47km north-east of Chester
south-west57km
BL5 is 57km south-west of Bradford
south59km
BL5 is 59km south of Lancaster
north63km
BL5 is 63km north of Stoke-on-Trent
west69km
BL5 is 69km west of Wakefield
north-east70km
BL5 is 70km north-east of Llanelwy

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