Squires Gate
in Blackpool of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.782 and -3.044 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 46' 54" and W -3° 2' 38"
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: 06:56 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:42 am and 6:13 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.883 and 170.633 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pukehiki
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Squires Gate

Squires Gate in Blackpool (England) is a town in United Kingdom about 199 mi (or 320 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Squires Gate is now 06:56 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports near Squires Gate, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Blackpool International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South-East. 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 52 mi (or 84 km), South-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Blackpool, Southport, Warton, Freckleton and Formby. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 998 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 89% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 17th of October 2019

12°C (54 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 18th of October 2019

12°C (54 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 19th of October 2019

11°C (52 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Moderate rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Number One St Luke's

Address
0,4 mi
1 St Luke's Road
FY4 2EL Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Kings

Address
0,7 mi
553 New South Promenade
FY4 1NF Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Blackpool FC

Address
1,5 mi
Bloomfield Road 31-39
FY1 6JL Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Queen Victoria Guest House

Address
1,0 mi
60 Station Road
FY4 1EU Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Big Blue Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
1 Clifton Drive Ocean Boulevard Pleasure Beach Resort
FY4 1ND Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


New Osborne Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
12-14 Osborne St
FY4 1HJ Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Carousel Hotel

Address
0,5 mi
663-671 New South Promenade
FY4 1RN Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Wavecrest Hotel

Address
1,4 mi
14 Alexandra Rd
FY1 6BU Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Glenhaven Guest House

Address
1,3 mi
14 Shaw Road
FY1 6HB Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Wescoe

Address
1,1 mi
14 Dean Street
FY4 1AU Blackpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

The Blackpool Clown

Published: August 19, 2012
Length: 02:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

This year the clown at Blackpool's Pleasure Beach has new face make up, with "extra mild eyes" for that perfect creepy look.Do you like clowns ? Because he thinks you're funny ! http://www.flickr.c...


The Original Ghost Train (Dark Ride POV) Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Published: June 08, 2013
Length: 53:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

Ghost Train is a dark ride attraction at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, in Blackpool Lancashire, England. It opened in 1930 and was designed by Joseph Emberton. It is notable as being the first...


Monorail (POV) 2012 Pleasure Beach Blackpool

Published: July 07, 2012
Length: 52:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

This years ride on the monorail, in-between the showers !It's been a very damp summer this year : ( https://www.facebook.com/groups/176822155725929/ https://www.facebook.com/mesmoland ...


The Laughing Man of Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Published: August 11, 2013
Length: 16:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

The Laughing Clown debuted outside the entrance of the Fun House in 1935,bought on a whim by Leonard Thompson Managing Director of Blackpool Pleasure Beach while Christmas shopping in ...


Blackpool's Laughing Man

Published: February 02, 2014
Length: 43:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

The Laughing Clown debuted outside the entrance of the Fun House in 1935,bought on a whim by Leonard Thompson Managing Director of Blackpool Pleasure Beach while Christmas shopping in ...


WOW Weekends at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Published: January 15, 2015
Length: 55:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Blackpool Pleasure Beach

WOW Weekends are back at Blackpool Pleasure Beach. The UK's number 1 amusement park reopens February 7th for weekends up until 28th March. From the 28th March the park will be open 7 days.


Chinese Puzzle Maze (POV) Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Published: August 12, 2012
Length: 00:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

Here we are getting lost in the Chinese Puzzle Maze in Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Kerry's Channel http://www.youtube.com/user/Kerzalicious.


THE Pepsi Max BIG ONE Blackpool Pleasure Beach England UK (HQ)

Published: November 24, 2008
Length: 13:30 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: mesmoland

When it opened on May 28, 1994, the Pepsi Max Big One roller coaster was the tallest, fastest and steepest roller coaster of any park in the world. The ride lost its height and speed records...


Blackpool Pleasure Beach 2014 Thrillseeker Advert (Version 2)

Published: March 31, 2014
Length: 59:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Blackpool Pleasure Beach

The second version of our brand new thrillseeker advert for 2014/


Fylde Coast Postcards: Pontins and the sand dunes

Published: August 01, 2008
Length: 25:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Veronsome

Passing Pontins holiday camp and the sand dunes travelling from Squiresgate, Southshore, Blackpool to St Annes- on- Sea.


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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 tramway

The Blackpool tramway runs from Blackpool to Fleetwood on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire, England, and is the only surviving first-generation tramway in the United Kingdom. The tramway dates back to 1885 and is one of the oldest electric tramways in the world. It is run by Blackpool Transport (BTS). As well as the first-generation trams, as of 2012, the network also uses a fleet of 'supertrams'. The tramway runs for 11 miles and carries 6,500,000 passengers each year.

Located at 53.7781, -3.05728 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Tram transport in England, Transport in Lancashire, Transport in Blackpool, Heritage streetcar systems, Standard gauge railways in England, Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Big One (roller coaster)

The Big One is a steel roller coaster located at Pleasure Beach Blackpool in the United Kingdom.

Located at 53.7892, -3.05528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Steel roller coasters, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, PepsiCo buildings and structures, Roller coasters introduced in 1994

Grand National (roller coaster)

The Grand National is a wooden roller coaster at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool. It was designed and constructed by Charles Paige in 1935 and is now one of only three surviving Möbius Loop roller coasters in the world and the only one in Eurasia. It is themed and named after the Grand National; with elements of the ride signposted to mimic features of the horse race.

Located at 53.7919, -3.05306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art Deco architecture in England, Wooden roller coasters, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters introduced in 1935

Revolution (Pleasure Beach Blackpool)

Revolution, formerly Irn Bru Revolution, is an Arrow Dynamics shuttle roller coaster at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool. It was Europe's first fully looping roller coaster. The ride consists of two raised sections of track with a vertical loop in the centre. The train is launched off the first raised platform, into the loop, and up onto the second platform, where it repeats the process in reverse.

Located at 53.7899, -3.05514 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters introduced in 1979

Astro Storm

Astro Storm is an enclosed, sit down roller coaster at Brean Leisure Park in Brean, England. It was formerly located at Pleasure Beach Blackpool in Blackpool, England as Space Invader 2.

Located at 53.7897, -3.05425 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters introduced in 1984, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom

Nickelodeon Streak

Nickelodeon Streak is a wooden out-and-back roller coaster at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, Blackpool, England. It was built in 1933 by Charles Paige and uses the lift hill and other parts of the former Velvet Coaster, which was removed in 1932. From 1933 to 2010 it was known simply as Roller Coaster however after Nickelodeon Land was announced the coaster was renamed and rethemed to Nickelodeon Streak.

Located at 53.7908, -3.05439 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters introduced in 1933

Blue Flyer

Blue Flyer (formerly Zipper Dipper and Warburtons Milk Roll-A-Coaster) is a Wooden roller coaster at Nickelodeon Land, Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Blackpool, England. It was built in 1934. It is believed to have been built by Charlie Paige. It is a family coaster. Blue Flyer operates with one train, which was built by Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters. The train is made up of 5 cars, each car seats 4 people in 2 rows, each row seating 2 people, making for a total of 20 people in the train.

Located at 53.7902, -3.05388 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters introduced in 1934

Pleasure Beach Express

Blackpool Pleasure Beach Express is a 21 inches gauge railway, built in 1933 as a tourist attraction at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, Lancashire.

Located at 53.7903, -3.05556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, 21 inch gauge railways

Steeplechase (Pleasure Beach Blackpool)

The Steeplechase is a three tracked racing roller coaster at Pleasure Beach Blackpool in Blackpool, England. It was opened in 1977. It was a custom design and made by Arrow Dynamics. The ride was officially opened by Grand National winner Red Rum whose hoof print was also taken and is on display near the ride's exit. This is the only operating steeplechase style roller coaster left in the world. The riders sit upon a horse shaped vehicle which can seat one or two people in line.

Located at 53.7888, -3.0558 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Racing roller coasters, Roller coasters in the United Kingdom

Hot Ice Show

The Hot Ice Show is a long-running ice show at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool in England, United Kingdom. The show has been running since 1936 in Blackpool. The show is performed in the Pleasure Beach Arena, formally Ice Drome, which was the UK's first purpose-built ice rink. In 2012, the show is running from 4 July to 8 September. In 2009, the show was canceled due to work being done to the arena.

Located at 53.7903, -3.05556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Blackpool

Beaver Creek (Pleasure Beach Blackpool)

Beaver Creek was a Children's amusement park inside Pleasure Beach Blackpool. It closed on 5 September 2010 when Amanda Thompson, owner of Pleasure Beach, Blackpool announced that it would be working with American Company, Nickelodeon to bring the new Nickelodeon Land. Nickelodeon Land opened in Beaver Creeks place on 5 May 2011. Bradley Beaver Catering Co. Closed in 2010 after Nickelodeon Land was announced.

Located at 53.7903, -3.05556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Nickelodeon Land

Nickelodeon Land is the current children's park in Pleasure Beach Blackpool, England. It opened on 4 May 2011 and is in the place of Beaver Creek which closed on 5 September 2010 after Amanda Thompson announced that the Pleasure Beach would be working with Nickelodeon to open a new and modern children's theme park. Rides that were in Beaver Creek were either moved to another part of the park and renamed or else re-themed into the Nickelodeon Land colours.

Located at 53.7903, -3.05556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Amusement rides introduced in 2011

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16 Oct
2019

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17 Oct
2019

Joe Longthorne’s Music Hall Matinees
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18 Oct
2019

Unique Ladies Blackpool And St Annes
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19 Oct
2019

Nickelodeon SlimeFest
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