WA8 spans the counties of Cheshire and Merseyside. It contains the town of Widnes, as well as West Bank Dock Estate, Ditton, Upton Rocks, Appleton, and Lunts Heath. WA8 is 16km east of the city of Liverpool. WA8 is a postcode district, also known as an outcode or outbound code.
WA8 and coronavirus (COVID-19): Public Health England report confirmed coronavirus cases by Upper Tier Local Authority, based on the postcode of the patient. 94% of WA8 postcodes are in the Halton Upper Tier Local Authority, 4% of WA8 postcodes are in the Knowsley Upper Tier Local Authority, and 2% of WA8 postcodes are in the St. Helens Upper Tier Local Authority. Track confirmed COVID-19 cases in Halton, Knowsley, and St. Helens. Coronavirus maps for Halton, Knowsley, and St. Helens.
The below map shows where WA8 is, and the boundary of the WA8 postcode district:
Postal Boundaries © GEOLYTIX copyright and database right 2012
WA8 lies within the counties of Cheshire and Merseyside. The below table and chart shows the split by area:
This data was derived from the below datasets:
Source: GEOLYTIX Postal Geometries
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Source: Ordnance Survey Ceremonial Counties
Licence: Open Government Licence
|West Bank Dock Estate||Suburb|
|Ball o' Ditton||Suburb|
Position of WA8 relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of WA8 to the centre of the town.
Position of WA8 relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of WA8 to the centre of the city.