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Encyclopedia > WD postcode area

The WD postcode area, also known as the Watford postcode area, is a group of 11 postal districts around the town of Watford in Hertfordshire, England. The main sorting office is in Watford (Ascot Road WD18) and it is divided into seven post towns. Watford is a town and district in Hertfordshire, England and is situated 27 km (17 miles) northwest of central London and within the bounds of the M25 motorway. ... Hertfordshire (pronounced Hartfordshire and abbreviated as Herts) is an inland county in the United Kingdom and part of the East of England Government Office region. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... A post town is a required part of all UK postal addresses. ...


The WD3 district also covers the north western extremity of Greater London; a small and mostly unpopulated protrusion of Harefield and the London Borough of Hillingdon into Hertfordshire. It also extends into the Chiltern district of Buckinghamshire to include the village of Chenies. Greater London is the top level administrative subdivision covering London, England. ... Harefield is a village in the London Borough of Hillingdon. ... The London Borough of Hillingdon is the westernmost borough in London, England and forms part of Outer London. ... Buckinghamshire (abbreviated Bucks) is one of the home counties in South East England. ... Map sources for Chenies at grid reference TQ016984 Chenies is a village in the very eastern part of south Buckinghamshire, England, near the border with Hertfordshire. ...

Postal district Post town Coverage Local authority
WD3 RICKMANSWORTH Batchworth Heath, Chandlers Cross, Chenies, Chorleywood, Croxley Green, Heronsgate, Loudwater, Maple Cross, Mill End, Rickmansworth, Sarratt, West Hyde Three Rivers, Hillingdon, Chiltern
WD4 KINGS LANGLEY Bucks Hill, Chipperfield, Hunton Bridge, Kings Langley Dacorum, Three Rivers
WD5 ABBOTS LANGLEY Bedmond, Abbots Langley Three Rivers
WD6 BOREHAMWOOD Borehamwood, Elstree, Well End Hertsmere
WD7 RADLETT Shenley, Radlett Hertsmere
WD17 WATFORD Watford Watford
WD18 WATFORD Watford Watford, Three Rivers
WD19 WATFORD Watford, South Oxhey Watford, Three Rivers
WD23 BUSHEY Bushey, Bushey Heath Hertsmere, Watford
WD24 WATFORD Watford Watford
WD25 WATFORD Watford, Aldenham, Leavesden, Letchmore Heath Watford, Hertsmere, Three Rivers

Map sources for Chenies at grid reference TQ016984 Chenies is a village in the very eastern part of south Buckinghamshire, England, near the border with Hertfordshire. ... Chorleywood is a town in the Three Rivers district of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom. ... sdfgsdfgsfdgsLine]] (a 40 minute journey on a good day). ... Loudwater is a hamlet in the parish of High Wycombe, in Buckinghamshire, England. ... Statistics Population: 2000 (apx) Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: TQ034929 Administration District: Three Rivers Shire county: Hertfordshire Region: East of England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Hertfordshire Historic county: Hertfordshire Services Police force: Hertfordshire Constabulary Ambulance service: East of England Post office and telephone... The River Thames at Mill End, with Hambleden Mill on left. ... Rickmansworth is a town in the Three Rivers district of Hertfordshire, England. ... Three Rivers is a local government district in Hertfordshire, England. ... The London Borough of Hillingdon is the westernmost borough in London, England and forms part of Outer London. ... The Chiltern District is one of four local government district of Buckinghamshire in south central England. ... Chipperfield During the late 19th century Chipperfield is a village and civil parish in the Dacorum district of Hertfordshire, England, about 5 miles southwest of Hemel Hempstead. ... Kings Langley is a village in the borough of Dacorum in the county of Hertfordshire, England on the southern edge of the Chiltern Hills. ... This is an article about The Borough of Dacorum. ... Abbots Langley is a large village in the English county of Hertfordshire. ... Borehamwood is a town in southern Hertfordshire, just outside London, and part of the London commuter belt. ... Elstree is a small village in Hertsmere borough of Hertfordshire on the A5, north of London. ... Hertsmere is a local government district and borough in Hertfordshire, England. ... Shenley is a village in Hertfordshire, England, between Barnet and St. ... Statistics Population: 8,034 (2001 census) Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: TQ165995 Administration District: Hertsmere Shire county: Hertfordshire Region: East of England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Hertfordshire Historic county: Hertfordshire Services Police force: Hertfordshire Ambulance service: East of England Post office and telephone Post... Watford is a town and district in Hertfordshire, England and is situated 27 km (17 miles) northwest of central London and within the bounds of the M25 motorway. ... Watford is a town and district in Hertfordshire, England and is situated 27 km (17 miles) northwest of central London and within the bounds of the M25 motorway. ... Statistics Population: 24,000 Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: TQ132952 Administration District: Hertsmere Shire county: Hertfordshire Region: East of England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Hertfordshire Historic county: Hertfordshire Services Police force: Hertfordshire Constabulary Fire and rescue: {{{Fire}}} Ambulance: East of England Post office and... Map sources for Bushey at grid reference TQ132952 Bushey (population 24,000) is a town in the Hertsmere borough of Hertfordshire in the East of England. ... Aldenham is a village in Hertfordshire, England. ...

Adjacent areas

Adjacent postcode areas are (clockwise from east): UB, HP, AL, EN The UB postal area is a group of ten postal districts in north west Greater London which are subdivisions of six post towns. ... The AL postal area is a group of ten postal districts in central Hertfordshire which are subdivisions of five post towns. ... The EN postal area is a group of 11 postal districts, which are subdivisions of seven post towns. ...


Recoding

In September 2000 districts WD17-18 and WD23-25 were created from the recoding of the WD1 and WD2 districts. BUSHEY is a new post town; having previously been part of the WD2 district of WATFORD. [1]


References

  1. ^ Royal Mail - Postcode Update 31 (September 2000)

 
 

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