BB postcode area

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Blackburn postcode area
BB is located in the United Kingdom
BB
BB
Postcode areaBB
Postcode area nameBlackburn
Post towns9
Postcode districts15
Postcode sectors79
Postcodes (live)13,074
Postcodes (total)18,150
Statistics as at February 2012[1]
 
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Blackburn postcode area
BB is located in the United Kingdom
BB
BB
Postcode areaBB
Postcode area nameBlackburn
Post towns9
Postcode districts15
Postcode sectors79
Postcodes (live)13,074
Postcodes (total)18,150
Statistics as at February 2012[1]

The BB postcode area, also known as the Blackburn postcode area,[2] is a group of postcode districts around Accrington, Barnoldswick, Blackburn, Burnley, Clitheroe, Colne, Darwen, Nelson and Rossendale in England.

Coverage[edit]

The approximate coverage of the postcode districts:

Postcode districtPost townCoverageLocal authority area
BB0BLACKBURNBlackburn (Non-geographic postcode - Granby Marketing, BB1)[3]Blackburn
BB1BLACKBURNBlackburn, Bank Hey, Belthorn, Blackamoor, Clayton-le-Dale, Guide, Knuzden, Mellor, Ramsgreave, Rishton, Salesbury, Shadsworth, Sunnybower, Whitebirk, WilpshireBlackburn with Darwen/Hyndburn/Ribble Valley
BB2BLACKBURNBlackburn, Beardwood, Balderstone, Cherry Tree, Feniscowles, Mellor, Mellor Brook, Mill Hill, Pleasington, Witton, Holly Tree and GriffinBlackburn with Darwen/Chorley/South Ribble/Ribble Valley
BB3DARWENDarwen, Bank Fold, Eccleshill, Hoddlesden, Lower Darwen, Pickup Bank, TockholesBlackburn with Darwen
BB4ROSSENDALEAcre, Bent Gate, Haslingden, Helmshore, RawtenstallRossendale
BB5ACCRINGTONAccrington, Altham, Baxenden, Church, Clayton-le-Moors, Huncoat, Oswaldtwistle, Rising BridgeHyndburn/Rossendale
BB6BLACKBURNDinckley, Great Harwood, LanghoHyndburn/Ribble Valley
BB7CLITHEROEClitheroe, Barrow, Chatburn, Dunsop Bridge, Gisburn, Hurst Green, Pendleton, Sabden, Slaidburn, Waddington, Whalley, Whitewell, WiswellRibble Valley
BB8COLNEColne, Foulridge, Laneshaw Bridge, Trawden, Winewall, WycollerPendle
BB9NELSONNelson, Barrowford, Blacko, Brierfield, Higherford, RoughleePendle
BB10BURNLEYBurnley, Cliviger, Reedley, WorsthorneBurnley/Pendle
BB11BURNLEYBurnleyBurnley
BB12BURNLEYBurnley, Barley, Fence, Higham, Padiham, Read, Simonstone, Wheatley LaneBurnley/Pendle/Ribble Valley
BB18BARNOLDSWICKBarnoldswick, Earby, Kelbrook, Salterforth, SoughPendle
BB94BARNOLDSWICKEarby (Non-geographic postcode - Holiday Cottages Group, BB18)[3]Pendle

Map[edit]

BB postcode area map, showing postcode districts, post towns and neighbouring postcode areas.BD postcode areaBL postcode areaHX postcode areaLA postcode areaOL postcode areaPR postcode area
BB postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby BD, BL, HX, LA, OL and PR postcode areas.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)
  3. ^ a b "Royal Mail non-geographic postcodes". Royal Mail. 2007-03-07. Retrieved 2008-03-10.