Often asked: Where Is Sutton Coalfield?

How far is Sutton Coldfield from Birmingham?

The distance between Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham is 6 miles.

What county is Sutton Coldfield?

When the Local Government Act 1972 came into force in 1974, Sutton Coldfield became part of Birmingham and the wider West Midlands county. Within the City of Birmingham metropolitan borough, it comprises the wards of Sutton Four Oaks, Sutton Trinity, Sutton Vesey and Sutton New Hall.

Is Sutton Coldfield posh?

The Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield has long been one of the most sought after suburbs in Birmingham. It has been named as the fourth least deprived area in the country, and often has some of the most expensive homes in the West Midlands going up for sale in the prestigious Four Oaks estate.

How far is Sutton Coldfield from Solihull?

The distance between Sutton Coldfield and Solihull is 11 miles.

Where should I not live in Birmingham?

However, there are places that should be considered no -go areas in Birmingham. These neighborhoods are plagued by gang violence (more on that below) and include Lozells, Handsworth, and Balsall Heath.

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Why is it called Royal Sutton Coldfield?

Sutton Coldfield became a Royal manor in 1489 and remained in the hands of the crown until 1528. Then Henry VIII granted the town its first Charter of Incorporation which decreed the village should forever be named the Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield.

How large is Sutton Park?

Sutton Park is a 2,400 acre National Nature Reserve located 6 miles north of the city centre. It’s one of the largest urban parks in Europe and is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

How big is Sutton Coldfield?

The Town has a population of over 95,000 people and a total land area of 5,475 acres making it by far the largest parliamentary constituency in Birmingham by area but not by population, which is the smallest.

What council does Sutton Coldfield come under?

Sutton Coldfield constituency | Birmingham City Council.

Is Sutton rough?

Sutton has a reputation for being rough as a bear’s arsebut the rail links are good. There are nicer areas not too far away (e.g. Banstead), or if you want to be further out, there are rural areas within reach of Redhill or Gatwick stations.

What are the worst areas of Birmingham?

Lots of poor areas in the inner city near Birmingham City centre. Lots of areas that are 80% South Asian such as Sparkbrook, Handsworth, Small Heath, Washwood Heath, Bordesley Green, Saltley.

Who owns Sutton Park?

Sutton Park, West Midlands

Sutton Park
Coordinates 52°33′42″N 1°51′14″WCoordinates: 52°33′42″N 1°51′14″W
Area 971.25 hectares ( 2,400.0 acres )
Operated by Birmingham City Council
Website www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttonpark

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