Oakham
in District of Rutland of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.667 and -0.733 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 40' 0" and W -0° 43' 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: 06:22 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:41 am and 9:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Oakham

Oakham in District of Rutland (England) with it's 10,922 habitants is a town located in United Kingdom about 84 mi (or 135 km) north of London, the country's capital town.

Time in Oakham is now 06:22 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 12 airports closer to Oakham, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Cottesmore in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North-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 Derwent Valley Mills in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), North. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are some options within driving distance. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Brooke, Langham, Burley, Manton and Ashwell. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1031.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 28th of June 2019

20°C (68 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

25°C (77 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 30th of June 2019

19°C (67 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Kings Arms Inn

Address
4,0 mi
Top Street Wing
LE15 8SE Rutland
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Finchs Arms

Address
2,7 mi
Oakham Road
LE15 8TL Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Brook Whipper-In Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
Market Place
LE15 6DT Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Old Wisteria Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
Catmose Street
LE15 6HW Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hambleton Hall

Address
1,3 mi
HAMBLETON
LE15 8TH Egleton,Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Broccoli Bottom

Address
3,0 mi
Wing Road
LE15 8SZ Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The White Lion Inn

Address
4,0 mi
38 Main Street
LE15 7ET Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Barnsdale Lodge Rutland Water

Address
3,2 mi
The Avenue
LE15 8AH Oakham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

oakham fire station turnout (2xScanias)

Published: August 31, 2010
Length: 56:18 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: pyro999maniac

Oakham fire station (Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service) in Rutland turnout the Wholetime 1st away pump and then the Retained 2nd away pump to a property fire in Cottesmore. This was filmed...


The Cottesmore Hunt Oakham Rutland Cutts Close Boxing Day 2014 Video

Published: December 26, 2014
Length: 35:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

The Cottesmore Hunt Oakham Rutland Cutts Close Boxing Day 2014 Video.


Oakham, Rutland, Snow, Boxing Day, 2014

Published: December 26, 2014
Length: 11:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

Oakham, Rutland, Snow, Boxing Day, 2014.


James Frieland Manager Oakham Enterprise Park, Rutland County Councils Bouncer

Published: October 07, 2014
Length: 00:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

James Frieland Manager Oakham Enterprise Park, Rutland County Councils Bouncer.


HSBC Bank Oakham Late Night Maintenance Receives Leicestershire Police Emergency

Published: February 25, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

HSBC Bank Oakham Late Night Maintenance Receives Leicestershire Police Emergency.


Oakham Castle, Great Hall, Rutland County Museum Crime & Punishment, Mary Victorian Pick Pocket

Published: July 06, 2014
Length: 43:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

Oakham Castle, Great Hall, Rutland County Museum Crime & Punishment Rutland County Council put on event no very well attended, even though Mary the Victorian pick pocket was in town.


Stannah stairlift demonstration Now try it at Oakham Mobility Centre in Rutland

Published: March 10, 2012
Length: 33:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Richard Cook

Oakham Mobility have an Exclusive offer of up to £200 Cash Back on Stannah Stairlift Installations* (nationwide). We can arrange a stairlift quote for you from Stannah stairlifts anywhere...


Marching To The Church, Oakham. Remembrance Day 2014 Video

Published: November 09, 2014
Length: 33:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

Marching To The Church, Oakham. Remembrance Day 2014.


Lost Oakham Chicken won't be eaten

Published: December 26, 2014
Length: 02:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

Lost Oakham Chicken won't be eaten.


Larkfleet Homes Old Rugby Club Site Oakham Building Work Starts

Published: February 06, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Martin Brookes

Larkfleet Homes Old Rugby Club Site Oakham Building Work Starts.


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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.

Rutland Water

Rutland Water is Anglian Water's drinking water reservoir in the county of Rutland, England, just east of the county town Oakham. It was known as Empingham Reservoir during its construction and until its official opening in 1976. The centre of its dam is at British national grid reference SK942078. It provides a reserve supply of water in the driest and most densely populated quarter of the United Kingdom and is one of the largest artificial lakes in Europe.

Located at 52.6667, -0.666667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ramsar sites in England, Reservoirs in Rutland, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Leicestershire, Special Protection Areas in England, Drinking water reservoirs in England

British Birdwatching Fair

The British Birdwatching Fair or Birdfair is an annual event for birdwatchers, held every August at Rutland Water in England. It is described as the birder's "Glastonbury". A large number of suppliers of binoculars, cameras, books, clothing and other birdwatching equipment, plus artists and tour companies, display and sell their wares, and there are lectures and other attractions. The first fair was held in 1989. All the organisers' profits are donated to a charity, Birdlife International.

Located at 52.656, -0.702 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Conservation in the United Kingdom, Ornithology in the United Kingdom, Visitor attractions in Rutland, Birding fairs, BirdLife International

Rutland Radio

Rutland Radio is an Independent Local Radio station broadcasting since December 1998 from Knights Yard, Gaol Street in Oakham to Rutland on 107.2FM and Stamford on 97.4FM.

Located at 52.6706, -0.7328 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rutland, Radio stations in Lincolnshire, South Kesteven, Radio stations established in 1998

Rutland Railway Museum

For the US railway see Rutland Railway Rutland Railway Museum, now trading as Rocks by Rail: The Living Ironstone Museum, is a heritage railway on part of a former Midland Railway mineral branch line. It is situated north east of Oakham, in Rutland, England.

Located at 52.7143, -0.689 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Heritage railways in England, Railway museums in England, Museums in Rutland

Rutland and Melton (UK Parliament constituency)

Rutland and Melton is a county constituency spanning Leicestershire and Rutland, represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first-past-the-post system of election. The constituency was first contested in 1983.

Located at 52.7, -0.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1983, Parliamentary constituencies in Rutland, Parliamentary constituencies in Leicestershire, Melton Mowbray

Vale of Catmose

The Vale of Catmose is an area of relatively low-lying land in western Rutland, England, much of which is flooded by Rutland Water. The Catmose College (1972 - 2009 the Vale of Catmose College) is a school located in Oakham. Catmose is the name of the offices of Rutland County Council. Catmose Vale was the name of a former hospital in Oakham.

Located at 52.65, -0.68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Rutland

Oakham Rural District

Oakham was a rural district in Rutland, England from 1894 to 1974, covering the north of the county. The rural district had its origins in the Oakham Rural Sanitary District, formed in 1875. Oakham RSD had an identical area to Oakham poor law union, and consisted of thirty-one civil parishes of which twenty-nine were in Rutland and two in Leicestershire.

Located at 52.69, -0.67 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Rutland, Local government in Rutland, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, Rural districts of England

Oakham railway station

Oakham railway station serves the town of Oakham in Rutland, England. The station is situated almost halfway between Leicester – 27 miles to the west – and Peterborough – 25 miles eastward on the (as built) Syston and Peterborough Railway, the line is now part of the much bigger Birmingham to Peterborough Line. Oakham is Rutland's only surviving passenger railway station.

Located at 52.6725, -0.734444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Rutland, Former Midland Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations served by East Midlands Trains, Railway stations served by CrossCountry, DfT Category E stations

Oakham to Kettering Line

The Oakham to Kettering Railway Line is a railway line in the East Midlands of England. Currently it has one passenger station in operation, at Corby.

Located at 52.65, -0.716667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Rutland, Rail transport in Northamptonshire, Railway lines in the East Midlands, Standard gauge railways in England

Oakham Canal

The Oakham Canal ran from Oakham, Rutland to Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire in the East Midlands of England. It opened in 1802, but it was never a financial success, and it suffered from the lack of an adequate water supply. It closed after 45 years, when it was bought by the Midland Railway to allow the Syston and Peterborough Railway to be built, partly along its course.

Located at 52.6792, -0.7261 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in England, Geography of Rutland

Hereward Way

Hereward Way is a long-distance footpath in England. The path takes its name from Hereward the Wake, the 11th century leader who fought against William the Conqueror, who had his base on the Isle of Ely that is located near to the middle of the path. Each end of the path has a railway station. Stations towards the centre of the path are located at Shippea Hill and Ely. The footpath runs through Stamford, Peterborough, March, Ely and Brandon. It also goes through Thetford Forest.

Located at 52.6713, -0.7341 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Footpaths in Norfolk, Visitor attractions in Norfolk, Geography of Norfolk, Long-distance footpaths in England

Burley Castle

Burley Castle, more commonly called Alstoe, was to the north of the village of Burley, two miles north-east of Oakham in the county of Rutland, grid reference SK894119. Alstoe was the name of a hundred. There is doubtful evidence of a small motte and bailey castle of the late 11th or early 12th century. Only earthworks remain.

Located at 52.6974, -0.67854 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Rutland

Cold Overton Park

A hill with a trig point pillar to the east of Cold Overton Park Wood is, at 197m (646 ft), the highest point in the county of Rutland, England. The summit is south of the road between Oakham and Cold Overton, and adjacent to the county boundary with Leicestershire. From the peak, there are views of Rutland Water.

Located at 52.668, -0.77618 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Rutland, Highest points of English counties

Beacon Hill, Buckinghamshire

The hamlet of Beacon Hill, is situated off the B474 near Penn and on the outskirts of High Wycombe Buckinghamshire. Nearby is the Golf Course at Wycombe Heights.

Located at 52.628, -0.684 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hamlets in Buckinghamshire

Oakham Castle

Oakham Castle is located in Oakham, Rutland, England. It was constructed between 1180 and 1190, in the reign of Henry II for Walchelin de Ferriers, Lord of the Manor of Oakham. The Castle is known for its collection of massive horseshoes and is also recognised as one of the best examples of domestic Norman architecture in England. Admission to the castle is free. Oakham Castle is owned and managed by Rutland County Council. Oakham Castle is licensed for civil ceremonies.

Located at 52.671, -0.727449 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in Rutland, Museums in Rutland

Oakham School Ground

Oakham School is a cricket ground in Oakham, England. The land is owned by Oakham School. The ground was first used by the Leicestershire 1st XI in 1935 for County Championship matches and in 2001 for one-day matches. In 2008, the ground will host two Friends Provident Trophy matches, the opponents being Warwickshire and Nottinghamshire. The ground has hosted 9 first-class matches and 7 List A matches. Game Information: Game Statistics: first-class: Game Statistics: one-day matches:

Located at 52.6742, -0.728867 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Rutland

Ashwell railway station

Ashwell railway station was a station in Ashwell, Rutland on the line between Melton Mowbray and Oakham. Just north of Ashwell was Ashwell Junction where the Cottesmore Ironstone Branch joined. This was in use between 1883 and 1974 and served quarries in the vicinity of Cottesmore and Exton. Part of the former mineral branch line is now Rutland Railway Museum .

Located at 52.7132, -0.72396 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former Midland Railway stations, Disused railway stations in Rutland, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations closed in 1966, Beeching closures in England

Manton railway station

Manton railway station or Manton Junction is a former railway station serving the villages of Manton and Wing in the county of Rutland. Opened in 1848 by the Syston and Peterborough Railway, it was situated off the road connecting the two villages and was just over a mile from each, or just over half a mile by the public footpaths that were soon established. It was one of only a handful of stations in the small county of Rutland. Today only Oakham station is still open.

Located at 52.6265, -0.6956 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Rutland, Railway stations opened in 1848, Railway stations closed in 1966, Former Midland Railway stations, Beeching closures in England

HM Prison Ashwell

HM Prison Ashwell was a Category C men's prison located in the parish of Burley, in the county of Rutland, England. The site of the former prison is located about two miles south of the centre of the village of Ashwell, alongside the road to Oakham and opposite the former kennels of the Cottesmore Hunt. The prison closed in 2011, and the site is being redeveloped as a business park after Rutland County Council acquired it from the Ministry of Justice in early 2013.

Located at 52.6918, -0.7179 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct prisons in Rutland, 1955 establishments in England, 2011 disestablishments in England

Rutland County College

Rutland County College is a post-16 (or sixth-form) college, based mainly in Oakham, Rutland, England. In September 2012 it opened on a new site in Barleythorpe on the outskirts of Oakham. Originally called Rutland Sixth Form College, it was built on the site of the former Rutland Girls' Grammar School. It was incorporated into Tresham College in August 2000, changing its name to Rutland College. In 2009 Tresham Institute announced its intention to withdraw from Oakham.

Located at 52.675, -0.7365 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Further education colleges in Rutland, Education in Rutland

Hambleton Hall

Hambleton Hall is a hotel and restaurant located in the village of Hambleton close to Oakham, Rutland, England. As of 2011, the restaurant holds one star in the Michelin Guide. The Hall was built in 1881 as a hunting box by Walter Marshall who left it to his sister, Eva Astley Paston Cooper. She was a socialite who gathered a salon including Noël Coward, Malcolm Sargent and Charles Scott-Moncrieff. The hall has overlooked Rutland Water since the reservoir's construction in the 1970s.

Located at 52.6575, -0.6682 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Restaurants in England, Michelin Guide starred restaurants in the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in Rutland

All Saints' Church, Oakham

All Saints' Church, Oakham is a parish church in the Church of England in Oakham, Rutland.

Located at 52.6711, -0.728611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Rutland, Grade I listed churches, Church of England churches in Rutland

The Park, Burley-on-the-Hill

The Park was a cricket ground situated in the rural village of Burley-on-the-Hill in Rutland. It was used for first-class cricket in 1790, when an early England team played pre-county club Hampshire. The same fixture was repeated the following year. Also in 1791, an Old Etonians side played the Marylebone Cricket Club. In 1792 the Earl of Winchilsea's XI played Assheton Smith's XI. In 1793, England played pre-county club Surrey at the ground.

Located at 52.6835, -0.694089 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct cricket grounds in England, Cricket grounds in Rutland, English cricket in the 18th century

Holy Cross Church, Burley

Holy Cross Church, Burley, is a redundant Anglican church in the village of Burley, Rutland, England. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It stands adjacent to Burley-on-the-Hill House.

Located at 52.6824, -0.6952 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade II* listed churches, Norman architecture, 12th-century church buildings, English Gothic architecture, Religious buildings completed in 1870, Churches preserved by the Churches Conservation Trust, Grade II* listed buildings in Rutland, Church of England churches in Rutland, Former Church of England churches, J. L. Pearson buildings

Rutland County Museum

Rutland County Museum is located in Oakham, Rutland, in the old Riding School of the Rutland Fencible Cavalry which was built in 1794-95. The museum, opened in 1969, houses a collection of objects relating to local rural and agricultural life, social history and archaeology. Temporary exhibitions are shown alongside the permanent displays and there are activities for children. The museum has recently begun social networking, via Twitter and Facebook.

Located at 52.6679, -0.7255 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Rutland, Museums established in 1967, Museums in Rutland, Local museums in Rutland, Articles created via the Article Wizard

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07 Jul
2019

Tree Trail
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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08 Jul
2019

I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In Oakham
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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A Health Plan For Rutland
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09 Jul
2019

Uppingham Networking
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
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#FSBConnect Rutland Networking
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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12 Jul
2019

Peterborough Jobs Fair
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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18 Jul
2019

Oakham Mental Health Carer's Group
Starting at: 11:30 am (11:30).
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22 Jul
2019

Week 1 Summer 2019 Oakham
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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27 Jul
2019

Winners Weekend
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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The Circus Of Life - Understanding Stress And Building Resilience
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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28 Jul
2019

Brilliant Me - Confidence -building And Motivational Workshop
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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29 Jul
2019

Week 2 Summer 2019 Oakham
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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30 Aug
2019

A Star Is Born Outdoor Cinema Oakham Castle
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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31 Aug
2019

Bohemian Rhapsody Outdoor Cinema Oakham Castle
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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14 Sep
2019

The Circus Of Life - Understanding Stress And Building Resilience
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
اوکهام, OKH, 오컴, Окем, 奧克姆