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The Redditch 01527 Area Code (Redditch Dialling Code)

The 01527 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Redditch area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01527 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Redditch area code is (01527) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01527 Area Code?

The Redditch 01527 dialling code intersects the counties of Warwickshire and Worcestershire in the West Midlands Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01527 Redditch dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01527 Redditch dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01527 dialling code.

Phoning the 01527 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1527).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441527
Europe00441527
Australia0011441527

Origins of the 01527 Redditch Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0527.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01527 area was LAP. . .

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01527 Redditch area code
An old rotary dial for the 01527 Redditch area code.

Map of the 01527 Redditch dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01527 Redditch phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01527 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01527 Redditch area code
Map of the 01527 Redditch area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Redditch 01527-Redditch dialling Code

Belbroughton
Bromsgrove
Catshill
Fairfield
Mappleborough Green
Redditch
Stoke Prior
Studley
Wychbold

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Redditch 01527-Redditch dialling Code

Bromsgrove (WMBPZ) Worcestershire
Studley (WMSTD) Warwickshire
Astwood Bank (WMAST) Worcestershire
Headless Cross (WMHX) Worcestershire
Redditch (WMRJ) Worcestershire
Ipsley (WMIPS) Worcestershire