Overview for Currie Street, CARLISLE, CA1 1HH

Introduction

Carlisle is a cathedral city in the ceremonial county of Cumbria in England. It is the administrative centre of Cumberland Council which covers an area similar to the historic county of Cumberland.

Carlisle's early history is marked by the establishment of a Roman settlement to serve forts along Hadrian's Wall in Roman Britain. Due to its proximity to Scotland (being located 8 mi (13 km) south of the current Anglo-Scottish border), Carlisle Castle and the city became an important military stronghold in the Middle Ages. The castle served as a prison for Mary, Queen of Scots in 1568 and currently hosts the Duke of Lancaster's Regiment and the Border Regiment Museum. In the early 12th century, a priory was built and gained cathedral status with a diocese in 1133 (city status at the time meant the settlement became a city) while the county of Carliol was created and later renamed Cumberland.

In the 19th century, the introduction of textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution began a process of socioeconomic transformation in Carlisle, which developed into a densely populated mill town. This, combined with its strategic position, allowed for the development of Carlisle as an important railway town, with seven railway companies sharing Carlisle railway station. Nicknamed the 'Great Border City', Carlisle today is a main cultural, commercial and industrial centre in the British borders. It is home to the main campuses of the University of Cumbria and a variety of museums and heritage centres.

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Summary for Currie Street, CARLISLE, CA1 1HH

North West
This postcode is in the
Castle
within
Cumberland
Rural/Urban
Urban City and town   ?

Roadworks near CA1 1HH

Today's roadworks within 3 miles
Planned
32
In Progress
56
Completed
0
Cancelled
0

Road Safety near CA1 1HH

Details of personal injury accidents in and around Currie Street, CA1 1HH that have been reported to Cumbria Constabulary over the past 20 years.

Traffic Levels near CA1 1HH

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Carlisle and nearby Videos From YouTube

Drone Explore Cascade & Caves At Wetheral Castle.

Part of the Garden "Corby Castle" in Cumbria UK. The natural cascade runs into the River Eden. I believe it dates back to ... early ...

Channel: Exploring With Eden Valley Adventures (View Channel)

Published: 8 Apr 2021

Police

This area is policed by Cumbria Constabulary.

Cumbria Constabulary split their policing area into 33 separate neighbourhoods and this postcode is in the Carlisle Central neighbourhood.

Cumbria Constabulary

Carlisle Central Neighbourhood Crime

Top 3 Categories

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Violent Crime
Dec 2023
102
Nov 2023
72
Shoplifting
Dec 2023
40
Nov 2023
32
Anti-social Behaviour
Dec 2023
26
Nov 2023
41

Member of UK Parliament

This postcode is in the Carlisle parliamentary constituency.

Carlisle is a constituency in the North West region of England. The seat has been held by John Stevenson (Conservative) since May 2010.

MP photograph

Most Recent House Sales for Currie Street, CA1 1HH

1 CURRIE STREET, CA1 1HH
17 Jun 2021
£169,995
1 CURRIE STREET, CA1 1HH
2 Oct 2017
£114,000
1 CURRIE STREET, CA1 1HH
10 Dec 2014
£164,000
1 CURRIE STREET, CA1 1HH
29 Oct 2004
£195,000

Electricity Supply Emergency Code

Rota Disconnection Schedule

Local Petrol Station Prices

Petrol Standard (E10)
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Petrol Super (E5)
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Diesel Standard (B7)
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Diesel Super (B7)
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Coordinates for CA1 1HH

Latitude
54.894565
Longitude
-2.928639

Residents at CA1 1HH

Households
0
Male
0
Female
0

Sunrise and Sunset at CA1 1HH

Sunrise
07:12
Sunset
17:37

Traffic Emission and Congestion Zones

CA1 1HH is not covered by a Traffic Emission or Congestion Zone

Historical Weather Summary

Clear8.69%
Cloudy42.90%
Rain15.40%
Windy33.00%
Other0.01%

Deprivation Index

19.1 England
The lower the score (out of 100),
the more deprived the postcode

Average Energy Performance

Domestic Certificates

Companies Registered at CA1 1HH

Active
None

Postcode Details for CA1 1HH

Introduced
1 Jan 1980

Recent Updates

18 Feb 2024
Added Traffic Camera Views to Roadworks within London
17 Feb 2024
Schools Data updated for February 2024
12 Feb 2024
Companies Data updated forJanuary 2024
7 Feb 2024
JET Retail UK Service Stations added to Fuel Prices Data
31 Jan 2024
Energy Performance Certificates (England and Wales) updated December 2023
30 Jan 2024
Energy Performance Certificates (Scotland) updated October to December 2023
29 Jan 2024
Sold House Price data updated for December 2023
26 Jan 2024
Police and Crime data updated for December 2023

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