TD postcode area

Postcode district boundaries:

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The TD postcode area, also known as the Galashiels postcode area,[2] is a group of fifteen postcode districts in south-east Scotland and the far north-east of England, within seventeen post towns. These cover most of the Scottish Borders council area (including Galashiels, Lauder, Gordon, Earlston, Kelso, Melrose, Selkirk, Jedburgh, Hawick, Newcastleton, Duns, Coldstream, Cockburnspath and Eyemouth) and the northernmost part of Northumberland (including Berwick-upon-Tweed, Cornhill-on-Tweed and Mindrum), plus a part of south-eastern East Lothian and a very small part of Cumbria.

TD is located in the United Kingdom
Coordinates: 55°36′50″N 2°31′37″W / 55.614°N 2.527°W / 55.614; -2.527
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
Postcode area name
Post towns17
Postcode districts15
Postcode sectors35
Postcodes (live)4,476
Postcodes (total)5,227
Statistics as at May 2020[1]

The letters in the postcode are derived from Tweeddale.


The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode district Post town Coverage Local authority area(s)
TD1 GALASHIELS Galashiels, Blainslie, Clovenfords, Fountainhall, Stow, Tweedbank Scottish Borders
TD2 LAUDER Lauder, Oxton Scottish Borders
TD3 GORDON Gordon, Westruther Scottish Borders
TD4 EARLSTON Earlston, Legerwood Scottish Borders
TD5 KELSO Scottish Borders
TD6 MELROSE St. Boswells, Newtown St. Boswells, Lilliesleaf Scottish Borders
TD7 SELKIRK St. Mary's Loch Scottish Borders
TD8 JEDBURGH Jedburgh, Ancrum, Camptown, Crailing, Jed Valley, Nisbet, Oxnam Scottish Borders
TD9 HAWICK, NEWCASTLETON Hawick, Newcastleton, Bedrule, Bonchester Bridge, Chesters, Denholm, Kershopefoot, Newmill-on-Teviot, Roberton, Wilton Dean Scottish Borders, Carlisle
TD10 DUNS Greenlaw Scottish Borders
TD11 DUNS Duns, Chirnside, Allanton Scottish Borders, East Lothian
TD12 COLDSTREAM Coldstream Scottish Borders
CORNHILL-ON-TWEED Cornhill-on-Tweed, Branxton, Crookham, Etal Northumberland
MINDRUM Mindrum, Kilham
TD13 COCKBURNSPATH Cockburnspath, Oldhamstocks Scottish Borders, East Lothian
TD14 EYEMOUTH Eyemouth, Coldingham, St Abbs, Ayton, Burnmouth, Reston, Auchencrow Scottish Borders
TD15 BERWICK-UPON-TWEED Foulden, Mordington, Lamberton, Paxton, Fishwick, Ladykirk, Norham, Ford, Cheswick, Holy Island Northumberland, Scottish Borders


KML is from Wikidata
TD postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby CA, DG, EH, ML and NE postcode areas.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. May 2020. Table 2. Retrieved 19 June 2020. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)

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