All of these websites have one thing in common, they all provide information about localities, either in map form or in more detail. Each of the links below will open in a new browser window – it is possible that your browser security settings may stop this from happening, in this case try holding the ‘Ctrl’ key when clicking on the link.


More maps of the UK – search by street, postcode, place or telephone code.

Route Planners – find the way to that housing development

The AA – AA route planner for Great Britain

RAC Route Planner – Plan routes for the UK and Europe

National Express Coaches – Coach timetables and fares in mainland UK

Information Sites

UpMyStreet – The real-life guide to your neighbourhood

Land Registry – The Government organisation that looks after all land and property registrations

Hantsweb – Local Government site for Hampshire County Council

The Construction Centre – A site listing local authority planning departments.

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