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Strelley, Nottingham

Strelley Estate is a post war housing estate located in the Bilborough ward in the City of Nottingham. The estate is located around 3.5 miles (6 km) from the City Centre and lies west of the Broxtowe Estate, south of Nuthall, east of the Strelley Village and north of Bilborough. At the 2001 census, the estate had a population of 2,561.[2]

Strelley
Nottingham Business Park - geograph.org.uk - 612566.jpg
Nottingham Business Park in November 2007
Strelley is located in Nottinghamshire
Strelley
Strelley
Location within Nottinghamshire
Population2,561 [1]
OS grid referenceSK 51765 42384
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Postcode districtNG8
Dialling code0115
PoliceNottinghamshire
FireNottinghamshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Nottinghamshire
52°58′34″N 1°13′44″W / 52.976°N 1.229°W / 52.976; -1.229Coordinates: 52°58′34″N 1°13′44″W / 52.976°N 1.229°W / 52.976; -1.229

FacilitiesEdit

The Strelley Estate has a number of facilities located on Strelley Road including an Asda supermarket, The Rose Inn, a police station and a recreation ground next to the A6002 road, and there is a fish bar, a Premier convenience store and a chemist located on Flamsteed Road. Other facilities include the Djanogly Strelley Academy off Cranwell Road.

The Strelley Estate also includes the Nottingham Business Park and a tiny portion of the M1. The Nottingham Belfry hotel is located next to the business park, as well as newly built housing around Princess Boulevard.

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2001 census data, the estate has a population of 2,561. A majority of the population is aged 25–44 who make up 29.2% of the population. The census also shows that 91.8% of the population is White British, as well as 0.9% being White Irish and 0.8% being classed as Other White. 3.1% of the population is Mixed Race, 1.0% is Asian or Asian British and 2.2% is Black or Black British.[3]

ReligionEdit

The 2001 census shows that 65.8% of the estate's population are Christian and Atheists make up 23% of the population. 0.7% of the population practice Hinduism, and Islam, Sikhism and Buddhism each score 0.5%. 8.8% of the population did not state their religion. Strelley has The Ark Church located on Strelley Road, and Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses Church on Flamsteed Road.

TransportEdit

Nottingham City Transport

35: Nottingham → Derby Road → QMCUniversity ParkWollaton ValeBilboroughStrelleyBulwell[4]

35B: Nottingham → Derby Road → QMCUniversity ParkWollaton ValeBilboroughStrelley[5]

77: Nottingham → Alfreton Road → Aspley LaneStrelley[6]

77C: Nottingham → Alfreton Road → Aspley LaneStrelleyCinderhill[7]

78: Nottingham → Alfreton Road → Nuthall Road → BroxtoweStrelley[8]

N77: Nottingham → Alfreton Road → Aspley LaneStrelleyCinderhillWhitemoor[9]

Nottingham Community Transport

L2: Nottingham → Derby Road → QMCWollatonBilboroughStrelley (Nottingham Business Park) → Assarts Farm Estate[10]

L3: Nottingham → Derby Road → QMCBeechdaleBilboroughStrelley[11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Data". nottinghaminsight.org.
  2. ^ "Strelley Estate Community Census Profile 2001". Retrieved 11 November 2017.
  3. ^ "Strelley Estate Community Census Profile 2001". Retrieved 17 September 2017.
  4. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service 35 on Orange Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  5. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service 35B on Orange Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  6. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service 77 on Turquoise Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  7. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service 77C on Turquoise Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  8. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service 78 on Turquoise Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  9. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Service N77 on Turquoise Line". www.nctx.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  10. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Locallink service L2 ran by Nottingham Community Transport" (PDF). www.ct4n.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  11. ^ wearebase.com, Base,. "Locallink service L3 ran by Nottingham Community Transport" (PDF). www.ct4n.co.uk.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)