TW postcode area

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Twickenham
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Coordinates: 51°26′49″N0°23′35″W / 51.447°N 0.393°W / 51.447; -0.393
CountryUnited Kingdom
Postcode area
TW
Postcode area name
Twickenham
Post towns 13
Postcode districts 20
Postcode sectors80
Postcodes (live)11,017
Postcodes (total)20,069
Statistics as at May 2020 [1]

The TW postcode area, also known as the Twickenham postcode area, [2] is a group of twenty postcode districts in south-east England, within thirteen post towns. These cover parts of south-west London and north-west Surrey, plus a very small part of Berkshire.

Contents

Mail for this area is sorted at the Jubilee Mail Centre, Hounslow, [n 1] and the area served includes most of the London Boroughs of Richmond upon Thames and Hounslow, the southernmost part of the London Borough of Hillingdon (including Heathrow Airport) and very small parts of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. In Surrey it covers virtually all of the borough of Spelthorne, the northern part of the borough of Runnymede and very small parts of the borough of Elmbridge, and in Berkshire it covers the village of Wraysbury in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Coverage

The coverage of the postcode districts, naming all localities [n 2]  :

Postcode district Post town CoverageLocal authority area(s)
TW1TWICKENHAM Twickenham, St. Margarets, Strawberry Hill (east) Richmond upon Thames, Hounslow
TW2TWICKENHAM Twickenham (west) [n 3] , Whitton, Strawberry Hill (west), Fulwell (north)Richmond upon Thames
TW3HOUNSLOW Hounslow, Lampton, Whitton (north)Hounslow, Richmond upon Thames
TW4HOUNSLOW Hounslow West, Hounslow Heath, Whitton (west), Cranford (south)Hounslow, Richmond upon Thames
TW5HOUNSLOW Heston, Cranford (north), Osterley (west)Hounslow
TW6HOUNSLOW Heathrow Airport Hillingdon
TW7ISLEWORTH Isleworth, Osterley (east and centre), Whitton (north-east)Hounslow, Richmond upon Thames
TW8BRENTFORD Brentford, Kew Bridge, Syon Park, Brentford Ait Hounslow, Richmond upon Thames [n 4]
TW9RICHMOND Richmond, Kew, North Sheen (north)Richmond upon Thames
TW10RICHMOND Ham, Petersham, Richmond Hill, North Sheen (south), Richmond Park Richmond upon Thames, Kingston upon Thames [n 5]
TW11TEDDINGTON Teddington, Fulwell (east), Bushy Park Richmond upon Thames
TW12HAMPTON Hampton, Hampton Hill, Fulwell (west)Richmond upon Thames
TW13FELTHAM Feltham (south of the railway line), Hanworth Hounslow, Richmond upon Thames
TW14FELTHAM Feltham (north of the railway line), North Feltham, East Bedfont, Hatton Hounslow, Hillingdon, Spelthorne
TW15ASHFORD Ashford Spelthorne, Hounslow
TW16SUNBURY-ON-THAMES Sunbury-on-Thames Spelthorne, Elmbridge [n 6] , Richmond upon Thames [n 7]
TW17SHEPPERTON Shepperton, Upper Halliford, Charlton, Littleton Spelthorne, Elmbridge [n 8]
TW18STAINES-UPON-THAMES [4] Staines-upon-Thames, Egham Hythe, Laleham Spelthorne, Runnymede, Windsor and Maidenhead
TW19STAINES-UPON-THAMES [4] Stanwell, Stanwell Moor, Wraysbury, Sunnymeads, Hythe End Spelthorne, Windsor and Maidenhead, Hillingdon
TW20EGHAM Egham, Englefield Green, Thorpe Runnymede

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    TW postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby GU, KT, SL, SW, UB and W postcode areas. TW postcode area map.svg
    TW postcode area map, showing postcode districts in red and post towns in grey text, with links to nearby GU, KT, SL, SW, UB and W postcode areas.

    See also

    Notes and references

    Notes
    1. Mail was previously sorted at Rugby Road, Twickenham.
    2. In accordance with WP:UKTOWNS and WP:UKVILLAGES naming settlements with individual articles, excluding sub-neighbourhoods of estates contained in those towns.
    3. Twickenham Green and Heathfield, neighbourhoods of Twickenham, are in TW2.
    4. Brentford Ait, which is uninhabited, is in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
    5. A small part of Ham, in TW10, is in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.
    6. Large residential island Wheatley's Ait, in TW16, is mostly in Elmbridge.
    7. Ten riverside houses in TW16 are in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. [3]
    8. Part of residential island Shepperton Lock Island, in TW17, is in Elmbridge.
    References
    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)
    3. Spelthorne Planning Map
    4. 1 2 Formerly "STAINES". "New sectors and localities to 20 July 2012" (PDF). Royal Mail Address Management Unit. 20 July 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 December 2013. Retrieved 18 August 2012.

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