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Lingdale Village Profile

Quality of Environment

Lingdale was an 1870 mining village with Victorian terraced housing. The half mile long High Street is lined to the north with terraces or modern infill on the site of old miners’ cottages. Both types having fairly long rear gardens beyond which are open fields.

South of this road some terraced properties remain but have replaced or infilled with new housing with front and rear gardens. The linear nature of the settlement is broken with many attractive green gaps where roads lead to modern estates housing south of the High Street. There are a variety of properties owned by occupiers or by Coast & Country Housing.

Beyond the estate lies the modern Lingdale Primary School.

Population about 1700

 

Transport

Most frequent bus services: 28 Mon – Sat (hourly)

Middlesbrough / Guisborough / Lingdale / Saltburn

48 Mon- Sat (hourly)

Lingdale / Boosbeck / Skelton / Saltburn / Marske / Redcar

 

Commercial Outlets

Post Office / Pharmacy / Butcher ~ Pie Shop / Newsagent ~ Off licence ~ Mart /

Hair Salon / Pet food store / Fish & chip shop / Tanning studio

Lingdale Pub / Lingdale Social Club / Tavern (closed)

Garage / Used car sales

Allotments line the west side of the village housing estate on Stanghow Road with a smaller group of allotments with community garden on Lingdale Road leading east towards Boosbeck

 

Community Cohesion

Lingdale benefits from extended families to provide support for child care and transport etc.

Community and faith groups contribute well to the village activities, events and improvements

e.g. Lingdale Lift Off, the Village Hall group, Lingdale Y&CC ~ Youth Club (6 hrs per week), Church of St Chad, Lingdale United Reform church.

Lingdale Primary School (84)

 

Tourism

Outstanding results for Lingdale and surrounding hamlets in Northumbria / Britain in Bloom

Lingdale lies on National Cycle Route 168 from Guisborough to Brotton and the coast.

Lingdale Mining Heritage Park commemorates ironstone miners of Lingdale 1873 to1962.

 

Employment & Industry

Large building supplies company serves a much wider area.

Large plant-hire company.

Some shops

 

Skills/Training & Resources

Internet improvements

Lingdale has formed a ‘Villages in Partnership’ group with Skinningrove.

The Community Garden in Lingdale has plans for the field next door to be set up for training for people within the villages.

 

Health & Wellbeing

Lingdale Clinic

Moordale Court ~ care home (learning disabilities)

 

Safe & Secure Neighbourhood

Wind turbine scheme refused planning permission by parish and borough councils.

 

Demographics Age Profile

Lingdale Primary Children's Centre