01886 area code

Knightwick

The area code 01886 is for Knightwick and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01886 numbers include:

  • Knightwick
  • Leigh Sinton
  • Ridgway Cross
  • Shelsey Beauchamp
  • Suckley
  • Upper Sapey
  • Wichenford

Most numbers using the 01886 area code are normal Knightwick landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

01886 area code information

Area code:01886
Location:Knightwick
Ceremonial county:Worcestershire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Number format:01886 xxxxxx
International number format:+44 1886 xxxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0886)

Notes and links

Regulator Ofcom claims that 01886 is the area code for Bromyard. However, this contradicts actual usage of the neighbouring 01886 and 01885 area codes. Telephone operators alerted Ofcom to this issue when area code names were reviewed 2003, but the error was never corrected.

Map of 01886 Knightwick area code