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RG1 8QS maps, stats, and open data

Last Update November 28th, 2021 - RG1 8QS lies on Brigham Road in Reading. RG1 8QS is located in the Abbey electoral ward, within the unitary authority of Reading and the English Parliamentary constituency of Reading East. The Clinical Commissioning Group is NHS Berkshire West CCG and the police force is Thames Valley. This postcode has been in use since December 1999.

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RG1 8QS coronavirus (COVID-19)

The RG1 8QS postcode is within the Reading Upper Tier Local Authority. As of Sunday 28th November there were 24,600 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reported by Public Heath England in Reading.

➜ Reading coronavirus tracker: Cases by day
➜ Reading coronavirus map

RG1 8QS maps

RG1 8QS map - OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
RG1 8QS map - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Source: OS OpenMap – Local (Ordnance Survey)
Source: OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)
Licence: Open Government Licence (requires attribution)

RG1 8QS geodata

Easting471450
Northing174290
Latitude51.463083
Longitude-0.972889

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Source: Open Postcode Geo
Licence: Open Government Licence

Where is RG1 8QS?

StreetBrigham Road
Town/CityReading
CountryEngland
Postcode DistrictRG1
➜ RG1 open data dashboard
➜ See where RG1 is on a map
➜ Where is Reading?

RG1 8QS Elevation

Elevation or altitude of RG1 8QS as distance above sea level:

MetresFeet
Elevation40m131ft

Elevation is measured from the approximate centre of the postcode, to the nearest point on an OS contour line from OS Terrain 50, which has contour spacing of ten vertical metres.

➜ How high above sea level am I? Find the elevation of your current position using your device's GPS.

Politics

WardAbbey
ConstituencyReading East

Crime

Reported crime within 500m of RG1 8QS

April 2019DrugsOn or near De Montfort Road91m
April 2019DrugsOn or near De Montfort Road91m
April 2019Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Brigham Road117m
➜ Brigham Road crime map and outcomes

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Source: data.police.uk
Licence: Open Government Licence

Transport

Nearest bus stops to RG1 8QS

Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road174m
Swansea Road (Caversham Road)Caversham Road188m
The Moderation (Caversham Road)Caversham Road302m
Station North Interchange (Unnamed Road)Reading310m
Station North Interchange (Unnamed Road)Reading327m

Nearest railway stations to RG1 8QS

Reading Station0.5km
Reading West Station1.5km
Tilehurst Station4.1km

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Source: NaPTAN
Licence: Open Government Licence

Broadband

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 8QS

Broadband access in RG1 8QS (2020 data)

Percentage of properties with Next Generation Access100.0%
Percentage of properties with Superfast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Ultrafast Broadband100.0%
Percentage of properties with Full Fibre Broadband0.0%

Superfast Broadband is between 30Mbps and 300Mbps
Ultrafast Broadband is > 300Mbps

Broadband speed in RG1 8QS (2019 data)

Download

Median download speed100.0Mbps
Average download speed115.9Mbps
Maximum download speed350.00Mbps

Upload

Median upload speed20.0Mbps
Average upload speed14.5Mbps
Maximum upload speed20.00Mbps

Broadband limitations in RG1 8QS (2020 data)

Percentage of properties unable to receive 2Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 5Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 10Mbps0.0%
Percentage of properties unable to receive 30Mbps0.0%

➜ Broadband speed and availability dashboard for RG1 8QS

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Source: Ofcom
Licence: Ofcom Terms of Use (requires attribution)

RG1 8QS gas and electricity consumption

Estimated total energy consumption in RG1 8QS by fuel type, 2015.

Consumption (kWh)Meter countMean (kWh/meter)Median (kWh/meter)
Gas535,560757,1416,257
Electricity224,280752,9902,102

Deprivation

35.2% of English postcodes are less deprived than RG1 8QS:

Food Standards Agency

Three nearest food hygiene ratings to RG1 8QS (meters)

Island Bohemian Bowls ClubThames Side88mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Baxter Storey at Three Mobile Brighams HouseVastern Road156mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
Easy Hotel132-138 Caversham Road181mFood Hygiene Rating: 5 (Very Good)
➜ Get more ratings from the Food Standards Agency

Companies registered in or near RG1 8QS

CHAKRAVORTY CONSULTANCY LTD43 Regents Riverside, Brigham RoadRG1 8QS
EDGENET LIMITEDFlat 70 Regents Riverside, Brigham RoadRG1 8QS
JUXPOSITION LIMITEDFlat 11 Regents Riverside, Brigham RoadRG1 8QS
KAIZEN CONSULTANCY AND SERVICES LTD54 Regents Riverside, Brigham RoadRG1 8QS
SMARTNET SOLUTIONS INTL LTDFlat 70 Regents Riverside, Brigham RoadRG1 8QS

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Source: Companies House
Licence: Supplied under section 47 and 50 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and Schedule 1 of the Database Regulations (SI 1997/3032)

Nearest post box to RG1 8QS

 Last Collection 
LocationMon-FriSatDistance
Caversham Road Post Office16:0010:30205m
York Road16:3010:30456m
Caversham Library18:0012:00535m

Nearest sports facilities to RG1 8QS

FacilityDistance
Pure Gym (Reading Caversham Road)
Caversham Road, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
355m
Caversham Health Club
School Lane, School Lane, Caversham, Reading
Health and Fitness Gym, Studio
415m
Christchurch Meadows
George Street, Caversham, Reading
Grass Pitches, Outdoor Tennis Courts
427m

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Source: Active Places
Licence: Open Government Licence

Nearest schools to RG1 8QS

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
E P Collier Primary School
Ross Road, Reading, RG1 8DZ
Primary320m
Thameside Primary School
Harley Road, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8DB
Primary339m
St Anne's Catholic Primary School
Washington Road, Caversham, St Anne's School, Reading, RG4 5AA
Primary721m

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Source: Edubase
Licence: Open Government Licence

Environment

Risk of RG1 8QS flooding from rivers and sea
High
➜ RG1 8QS flood map

RG1 8QS NUTS and RG1 8QS LAU

The below table lists the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes and Local Administrative Units (LAU) codes for RG1 8QS:

NUTS 1 CodeName
UKJSouth East (England)
NUTS 2 CodeName
UKJ1Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire
NUTS 3 CodeName
UKJ11Berkshire
LAU 1 CodeName
E06000038Reading
LAU 2 CodeName
E05002319Abbey

RG1 8QS census areas

The below table lists the Census Output Area (OA), Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), and Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA) for RG1 8QS:

CodeName
OAE00082601
LSOAE01016355Reading 007A
MSOAE02003395Reading 007

Nearest postcodes to RG1 8QS

RG1 8DLDe Montfort Road89m
RG1 8DPBrigham Road120m
RG1 8DELynmouth Road122m
RG1 8DRThames Side136m
RG1 8DDLynmouth Road137m
RG1 8DJVastern Road157m
RG1 8DTThames Avenue161m
RG1 8AXCaversham Road166m
RG1 8AYCaversham Road179m
RG1 8ASCaversham Road196m