in Blackpool of England, United Kingdom
- Blackpool International Airport (3 mi)
- Barrow Walney Island Airport (23 mi)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport (34 mi)
- Hawarden Airport (44 mi)
- Manchester Airport (45 mi)
- Manchester Woodford Airport (50 mi)
- Leeds Bradford Airport (57 mi)
- Carlisle Airport (78 mi)
- Newcastle Airport (100 mi)
- Birmingham International Airport (109 mi)
- Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 59 mi)
- Frontiers of the Roman Empire (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Blackpool North Shore (Golf course, 1 mi)
- Lytham Green Drive Golf Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Fleetwood Golf Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Knott End Golf Club (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Park Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Southport Old Links (Golf course, 12 mi)
- The Royal Birkdale Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Hesketh Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Hillside Golf Club (Golf course, 13 mi)
- Formby Golf Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- Blackpool Tower (observation point, (0 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 53.817 and -3.050 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 53° 49' 0" and W -3° 2' 59"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 05:28 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 8:05 am and 3:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -45.883 and 170.633 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-11-30 08:25:03
Blackpool in Blackpool (England) with it's 239,409 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 201 mi (or 324 km) north-west of London, the country's capital place.
Time in Blackpool is now 05:28 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 10 airports nearby Blackpool, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Blackpool International Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Warton, Southport, Freckleton, Formby and Hightown. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 4°C / 39 °F
|Morning Temperature||2°C / 36 °F|
|Evening Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Night Temperature||2°C / 36 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1007 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 13% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Friday, 1st of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 2nd of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (35 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.
Sunday, 3rd of December 2023
2°C (36 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Rain and snow, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
The Arncliffe Hotel
Trentham Guest House
Shirley Heights Hotel
The Alondra Hotel
Hazelgrove Guest House
Videos from this area
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Blackpool Tower Circus - Blackpool Tower
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Pirate Flyer (POV) Coral Island Blackpool England UK
Never been on this before as I am way too old for this,but it's a ride and I do love to do a pov for you all.It's only £1 a go just like the ghost train and is excellent value for money.It's...
Vintage Trams. Blackpool to Fleetwood 2001
Witness the delights of a selection of vintage trams, running between Blackpool and Fleetwood. The footage shot before the recent tramway modernisation is a historic gem well worth rewinding....
Blackpool Tower Spidermen
Scaffolders at work on Blackpool Tower during major repairs. The Tower Top is due to reopen for the public in September 2011, with an even bigger glass floor "walk of faith". Also under construct...
3 Blackpool Tower
Continue south, crossing Church Street to Blackpool Tower (3). This iconic Grade I listed building was completed in 1894 on the site of the original Doctor Cocker's Aquarium, one of the first...
The Blackpool Tower Tour 2013 (With a Superzoom Camera)
Lets go in the famous Blackpool Tower Experience and have a look around.I was in the last lift of the day,and had the whole place to myself for a while.A good chance to try out my new Sony...
BLACKPOOL V.F.M PRE SEASON SCOOTER RALLY TRIP 2013
A few members of The Hull Drifters Scooter Clubs time at blackpool pre season rally.
Blackpool Big Night Out Part 2 of 4
Bispham Roundabout No1 of 3
Locally, this roundabout can, at first, appear to be problematic. This video attempts to help in understanding of where to position and when to signal.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Blackpool Listen/ˈblækpuːl/ is a borough, seaside town, and unitary authority area of Lancashire, in North West England. It is situated along England's northwest coast by the Irish Sea, between the Ribble and Wyre estuaries, 17.5 miles northwest of Preston, 27 miles north of Liverpool, 30 miles northwest of Bolton and 40 miles northwest of Manchester.
Radio Wave 96.5
Radio Wave 96.5 is a British Independent Local Radio station that serves the Blackpool and Fylde coast areas of Lancashire. The station's output is broadcast from a specially-constructed transmitter aerial which is situated atop Blackpool Tower. The station was originally called Radio Wave and has also been known as The Wave 96.5.
Illuminations are secular Autumn festivals of electric light held in several English cities, towns and villages, in particular: Blackpool (1879 - present) Matlock Bath Mousehole Walsall.
Blackpool Illuminations is an annual Lights Festival, founded in 1879 and first switched on 19 September that year, held each autumn in the English seaside resort of Blackpool on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire. Also known locally as The Lights or The Illuminations, they run each year for sixty-six days, from late August until early November at a time when most other English seaside resorts' seasons are coming to an end.
Funny Girls is a burlesque cabaret showbar on the North Shore of Blackpool, Lancashire, the cast comprise male dancers, and drag performers, and are part of In The Pink (ITP) Leisure, owned by Basil Newby. The Funny Girls cast have performed on television and before royalty on the Royal Variety Performance twice, they have also appeared in various television shows either to be interviewed, or where the Funny Girls showbar itself has been the backdrop, such as in the BBC Drama Blackpool.
Golden Mile (Blackpool)
The Golden Mile, which is actually 1.6 miles long, is the name given to the stretch of Promenade between the North and South piers in Blackpool, England. It emerged in the late 19th century, when small-time fairground operators, fortune-tellers, phrenologists and oyster bars set up in the front gardens of boarding houses, to take advantage of passing trade near the now-demolished Blackpool Central railway station.
Grand Theatre, Blackpool
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The Empress Ballroom is a 3,000 capacity entertainment venue, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It is located within the Winter Gardens, a large entertainment complex in the town centre. As part of the Winter Gardens, the ballroom is a Grade II* Listed Building. It is operated by Crown Leisure Ltd, on behalf of Blackpool Council, who purchased the property from Leisure Parcs Ltd as part of a £40 million deal in 2010.
The Syndicate was a superclub and music venue in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It was the largest nightclub in North West England. The club opened in December 2002 and had at time of closing, three levels of floor space, three segmented rooms and a VIP floor. It had a capacity of 4,300 which made it one of the largest nightclubs in the United Kingdom.
Houndshill Shopping Centre
Houndshill Shopping Centre is an indoor shopping mall in Blackpool, Lancashire England. It is owned and operated by Modus Properties. Houndshill is the only enclosed shopping centre in the town, and is situated at the heart of the prime retail area. Retailers include - Mark One, Dorothy Perkins, Early Learning centre, Superdrug, Pilot, Claire's Accessories, Clinton Cards, Primark, Starbucks, Faith shoes, Game, Disney Store, Republic, …instore, Shoe Zone and Boots.
St John's Church, Blackpool
The Church of Saint John the Evangelist or St John's Church is an Anglican church in Blackpool, Lancashire, England. It was completed in 1878 and is a Grade II listed building. A church was built on the site in 1821 and was replaced by the current building to accommodate a larger congregation. The church was designed by Garlick, Park and Sykes in the Early English style and has been restored and renovated in 1986 and from 2000–2006.
Sacred Heart Church, Blackpool
The Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, or Sacred Heart Church, is a Roman Catholic church in the seaside resort of Blackpool, Lancashire, England. Located on Talbot Road close to the town centre, it was the first Roman Catholic church built in Blackpool. It has been designated a Grade II* listed building by English Heritage.
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