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Walney North

Walney North

Walney north shown within Barrow-in-Furness
Population 5,604 
District Barrow-in-Furness
Shire county Cumbria
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district LA
Dialling code 01229
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Barrow and Furness
List of places

Walney North is one of two wards on Walney Island in the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness, North West England. The 2001 UK census showed 5,604 people were living in the area. There are two main settlement within the ward: North Scale and North Walney. The ward is also home to Barrow/Walney Island Airport.

Walney North consists of several smaller settlements including North Walney, North Scale and the northern area of Vickerstown.

Coordinates: 54°07′48″N 3°15′58″W / 54.130°N 3.266°W / 54.130; -3.266

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