WR postcode area
Postcode district boundaries:
The WR postcode area, also known as the Worcester postcode area, is a group of 15 geographic, consecutive postcode districts in England for seven post towns: Worcester, Broadway, Droitwich, Evesham, Malvern, Pershore and Tenbury Wells. These cover the vast bulk of southern and central Worcestershire and stray somewhat into Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Gloucestershire for ease of postal administration.
|Worcester postcode area|
|Postcode area name||Worcester|
|Statistics as at February 2012|
The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:
|Postcode district||Post town||Coverage||Local authority area|
|WR2||WORCESTER||Powick, Hallow||Worcester, Malvern Hills|
|WR3||WORCESTER||Fernhill Heath, Claines||Worcester, Wychavon|
|WR4||WORCESTER||Warndon, Long Meadow||Worcester, Wychavon|
|WR5||WORCESTER||Kempsey, Broomhall||Worcester, Wychavon, Malvern Hills|
|WR6||WORCESTER||Martley, Clifton on Teme, Abberley||Malvern Hills, Herefordshire|
|WR7||WORCESTER||Inkberrow, Crowle, Upton Snodsbury||Wychavon|
|WR8||WORCESTER||Upton upon Severn, Hanley Castle, Hanley Swan||Malvern Hills, Wychavon|
|WR9||DROITWICH||Droitwich, Ombersley, Wychbold||Wychavon, Wyre Forest|
|WR10||PERSHORE||Pershore, Eckington, Drakes Broughton||Wychavon|
|WR11||EVESHAM||Evesham, Harvington, Badsey||Wychavon, Stratford-on-Avon, Tewkesbury, Cotswold|
|WR12||BROADWAY||Broadway, Willersey, Childswickham||Wychavon, Tewkesbury, Cotswold|
|WR13||MALVERN||Colwall, Cradley, Welland||Malvern Hills, Herefordshire, Forest of Dean|
|WR14||MALVERN||Malvern, Upper Welland||Malvern Hills, Herefordshire|
|WR15||TENBURY WELLS||Tenbury Wells, Burford, Newnham Bridge||Malvern Hills, Shropshire, Herefordshire|
- "ONS Postcode Directory Version Notes" (ZIP). National Statistics Postcode Products. Office for National Statistics. February 2012. Table 2. Retrieved 21 April 2012. Coordinates from mean of unit postcode points, "Code-Point Open". OS OpenData. Ordnance Survey. February 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2012.
- Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
- "New sectors and localities to 16 November 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 19 November 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2012.
- "Non Geographic Codes" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. July 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 September 2012. Retrieved 29 November 2012.