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Liverton Mines Village Profile

Quality of Environment

Variable quality/ Some older properties.

Some more modern semi detached properties on housing estate owned by Coast & Country

Some larger private housing / Some smaller ex miners cottages ~ Cleveland Street

Population about 1400

 

Transport

Most frequent bus service: X4 Mon –Sat (hourly)

Middlesbrough / Redcar / Marske / Saltburn / Brotton / Loftus / Easington

LINK 758 Tues Thurs Sat only 3 journeys per day

East Loftus / Loftus / Liverton Mines / Moorsholm / Lingdale / Boosbeck / Guisborough

East Cleveland Community Transport based at the industrial estate.

A single minibus which is in need of repair to provide service for East Cleveland.

Redcar & Cleveland’s mobile library visits weekly.

 

Commercial Outlets

Post Office / Fish & Chip shop / Other shops

Public house.

Used car salesroom.

‘Bouncy Castle’ maker and hire company.

 

Community Cohesion

Village Hall at Cleveland Street ex miners’ cottages.

Liverton Mines Village Forum. Community Centre.

St Hilda's church and church hall.

Allotment garden scheme.

Nearest schools are in Loftus.

 

Tourism

A footpath from Liverton Mines over the railway footbridge leads to Whitecliffe Woods.

The road from Loftus goes through Liverton Mines and reaches the A171 moor road, passing first through Liverton village, which has a licensed restaurant and several holiday cottage lets.

 

Employment & Industry

Liverton Mines Industrial estate at the end of Cleveland Street has a car body repair shop business, a commercial laundry and other services.

Foundry ~ individualised specialist cast metal for industry, heritage and community projects

Large warehousing suitable for heavy plant. Land available here for house building?

Most resident families in Liverton Mines have low incomes through high unemployment.

 

Skills/Training & Resources

Deprivation indicators show levels of health, education and skills are poor.

A training group is based at the industrial estate.

Internet improvements / access

 

Health & Wellbeing

Deprivation indicators show levels of health are significantly poorer than the national average.

Doctor’s surgery and Minor Injuries Unit at East Cleveland Hospital at Brotton two miles away. Nearest doctor’s surgery at Loftus one mile away.

 

Safe & Secure Neighbourhood

Crime and anti-social behaviour is a problem when compared to national averages.