Blacon
in Cheshire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.208 and -2.925 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 12' 29" and W -2° 55' 31"
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: 10:11 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:53 am and 5:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Explore Blacon

Blacon in Cheshire (England) with it's 13,495 inhabitants is a city in United Kingdom about 167 mi (or 268 km) north-west of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Blacon is now 10:11 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Blacon, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West. 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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), South. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mollington, Chester, Ledsham, Eccleston and Stoke. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 52 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Thursday, 24th of October 2019

13°C (56 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 25th of October 2019

5°C (42 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 26th of October 2019

7°C (44 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Stone Villa Guest House

Address
2,1 mi
3 Stone Place
CH2 3NR Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Chester Grosvenor

Address
1,9 mi
Eastgate
CH1 1LT Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macdonald New Blossoms

Address
2,0 mi
St John Street
CH1 1HL Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Chester Brooklands Bed and Breakfast

Address
2,1 mi
8 Newton Lane
CH2 3RB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Crowne Plaza CHESTER

Address
1,8 mi
Trinity Street
CH1 2BD CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ba Ba Guest House

Address
2,1 mi
65 Hoole Road
CH2 3NJ Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ABode Chester

Address
1,9 mi
Grosvenor Road
CH1 2DJ Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Hallmark Queen Hotel

Address
2,0 mi
City Road
CH1 3AH Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hallmark Inn Chester

Address
2,0 mi
63 City Road
CH1 3AF Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 0:00 (lunchbreak: 23:00 - 0:00)
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Chester House Guest House

Address
2,2 mi
44 Hoole Road
CH2 3NL Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Chester Rocks 2014

Published: June 07, 2014
Length: 09:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Capital North West & Wales

Experience the buzz as Dizzee Rascal takes to the stage at this year's Chester Rocks with Capital FM.


Buses departing Chester Bus Exchange

Published: September 30, 2013
Length: 29:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: The North West Bus Blog

Here at The North West Bus Blog, we like to think of new idea's to keep our readers up to date with the bus scene in the North West of England and North Wales. Here is a short sample video,...


Chester Racecourse & Grosvenor Bridge - Aerial Footage

Published: February 04, 2014
Length: 54:30 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: James Farley

Next instalment in trying out the DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter, from Chester Racecourse, showing the Grosvenor Bridge and Racecourse Pavilions. And some bloke in a bobble hat.


Chester FC v Worcester City FC

Published: December 02, 2012
Length: 41:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: TheWCFCTV

Blue Square North - Saturday 1st December 2012 Chester FC 4 Worcester City 2.


Chester vs. Gateshead - James Curtis Goal

Published: October 26, 2013
Length: 09:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Heed Vids

James Curtis's winner against Chester at the Deva Stadium in the FA Cup 4th Qualifying Round on October 26, 2013. Final score, Chester 0-1 Gateshead.


Manchester City vs Liverpool Highlights 2013

Published: February 07, 2013
Length: 15:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bruno ejsmont


Blacon Festival 2014(1)

Published: July 06, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Edwin Fisher


VOYAGE EN ANGLETERRE ! / TRAVEL IN ENGLAND !

Published: October 25, 2009
Length: 15:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: oranecaou


Chester City FC V Bury FC 90th Minute Penalty

Published: April 23, 2012
Length: 25:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: CazChesterFC

Simon Yeo 90th Minute Penalty v Bury FC at the Deva Stadium Wednesday 21st Feb 2007 Again I apologise about the poor quality this was taken on an old phone and isnt very good but you can...


Baby Jacob and Little Grace Get Christened 2011

Published: September 18, 2011
Length: 51:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bobby103uk

Christening at holy trinity church blacon chester and a drink at st theresa's.


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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.

Deva Stadium

The Deva Stadium, also known as the Exacta Stadium for sponsorship purposes, is an association football stadium spanning the Wales–England border in the United Kingdom, that is the home of Chester F.C. , the effective successor club to the liquidated Chester City F.C. The name Deva comes from the original Roman name for the fort Deva Victrix, which became the city of Chester, in North West England. The Deva Stadium replaced Sealand Road.

Located at 53.1892, -2.92381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chester City F.C. stadiums, Chester F.C., Buildings and structures in Chester, Football venues in England, Football venues in Wales, Stadiums in Wales

Chester Racecourse

Chester Racecourse, known as the Roodee, is according to official records the oldest racecourse still in use in England. Horse racing at Chester dates back to the early sixteenth century. It is also thought to be the smallest racecourse of significance in England at 1 mile and 1 furlong (1.8 km) long.

Located at 53.1864, -2.89972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Horse racing venues in England, Sports venues in Cheshire, Chester, Buildings and structures in the United Kingdom destroyed by arson

Chester Golf Club

Chester is one of the oldest established golf clubs in the county of Cheshire. The club has a full calendar of competitions and inter-club matches, as well as opportunities for friendly golf. The clubhouse offers all the usual amenities e.g. licensed bar. Visitors are welcome. Situated in Curzon Park, Chester Golf Club was founded on 24 May 1901. Formerly known as “Brueres Halgh” during the early Middle Ages, the land was used for agricultural purposes for many years.

Located at 53.1867, -2.90944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Chester, Sport in Cheshire

Sealand Road

Sealand Road was the home stadium of Chester City Football Club (until 1983 known as Chester Football Club) from 1906 until 1990. Although officially known simply as The Stadium, it was more commonly referred to as Sealand Road.

Located at 53.1964, -2.9098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct football venues in England, Chester City F.C. stadiums, Welsh Cup final venues

Cheshire West and Chester

Cheshire West and Chester is a unitary authority area with borough status, in the ceremonial county of Cheshire. It was established in April 2009 as part of the 2009 structural changes to local government in England, by virtue of an order under the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007. It replaced the boroughs of Ellesmere Port and Neston, Vale Royal and Chester District and its council took over the function of the former Cheshire County Council within its area.

Located at 53.213, -2.902 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cheshire West and Chester, Unitary authorities of England, English unitary authorities created in 2009, Districts of Cheshire, Local government districts of North West England, English district articles with deprecated infobox, Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership

Chester F.C

Chester Football Club is a supporter-owned English football club based in Chester. The club was founded in 2010 following the winding-up of Chester City F.C. The club plays its home games at the Deva Stadium, and for its inaugural season played in the Northern Premier League Division One North following a successful appeal to the FA against their initial placement in the Northwest Counties League.

Located at 53.1892, -2.92381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in Cheshire, Association football clubs established in 2010, Fan-owned English League football clubs, Chester F.C., Northern Premier League clubs, Football Conference, 2010 establishments in England

Mollington railway station

Mollington railway station was on the Chester and Birkenhead Railway near to the village of Mollington in Cheshire, England. The station opened on 23 September 1840 at the same time as the railway line and closed to passengers on 7 March 1960 due to its remote location and fairly low passenger numbers. It remained open for goods traffic until 4 January 1965, but only as an unstaffed public siding.

Located at 53.2331, -2.91417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Cheshire, Former Birkenhead Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1840, Railway stations closed in 1960

Crabwall Hall

Crabwall Hall is a former country house, later a hotel, in the village of Mollington, Cheshire, England. The present building dates from the 18th century. It replaced an early 17th-century house built for the Gamul family. The house was originally a "modest brick cottage" and it was refaced in the early 19th century. Figueirdo and Treuherz comment that this give it "the appearance of a toy fort". The interior was remodelled in about 1900.

Located at 53.2184, -2.924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Hotels in Cheshire, 18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

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23 Oct
2019

Understanding Attachment & Strategies For The Classroom
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Sociable Painting Evening By Loren Somerville
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Second Climate Action Event
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WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In Chester
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24 Oct
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Vienna Festival Ballet: Snow White
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Vikki Stone: Song Bird
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BNI Chester
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25 Oct
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Purple Heart Parade
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AF International 7s
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Bon Giovi
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