Gloucester
in Gloucestershire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.866 and -2.243 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 51' 56" and W -2° 14' 35"
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: 07:54 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:09 am and 3:58 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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Discover Gloucester

Gloucester in Gloucestershire (England) with it's 150,053 citizens is a place in United Kingdom about 94 mi (or 151 km) west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Gloucester is now 07:54 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports near Gloucester, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Gloucestershire Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 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 Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Churchdown, Uckington, Swindon Village, Donnington and Ledbury. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 6°C / 43 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 990 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

6°C (43 °F)
4°C (40 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 16th of December 2019

6°C (43 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 17th of December 2019

4°C (39 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Cardynham House

Address
6,0 mi
Tibbiwell Street
GL6 6XX Painswick
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


CHELTENHAM CHASE HOTEL-QHOTELS

Address
3,7 mi
SHURDINGTON ROAD BROCKWORTH
GL3 4PB Brockworth,Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall

Address
3,2 mi
Bondend Lane
GL4 8ED Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hatton Court

Address
3,1 mi
Upton Hill
GL4 8DE Upton St. Leonards,Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hallmark Gloucester

Address
2,3 mi
Marlstone Close, Robinswood Hill
GL4 6EA Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hatherley Manor

Address
3,0 mi
Down Hatherley Lane
GL2 9QA Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn GLOUCESTER - CHELTENHAM

Address
2,0 mi
Crest Way,Barnwood
GL4 3RX GLOUCESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JCT.12 Holiday Inn Express GLOUCESTER - SOUTH M5

Address
3,8 mi
Waterwells Business Park,Quedgeley
GL2 2AB GLOUCESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


New Inn Relaxinnz

Address
0,1 mi
16 Northgate Street
GL1 1SF Gloucester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


TRAVELODGE GLOUCESTER

Address
0,6 mi
GLOUCESTER QUAYS ST ANN WAY
GL1 5SH GLOUCESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Driving around Gloucester in 1982

Published: April 10, 2015
Length: 44:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Simon Bartholomew

I found this video the other day of my Father and Grandfather driving from Quedgeley to longlevens around 1982. Here you can see just how much Gloucester has changed in those years. They...


Commercial Carpet Cleaning Gloucester from Mavis Russell Floorcare

Published: November 21, 2014
Length: 25:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mavis Russell Floor Care

http://www.mavisrussellfloorcare.co.uk/carpet-cleaning/gloucester/ - Are you looking for Commercial Carpet Cleaning Gloucester ? Welcome to Mavis Russell Floorcare, We have been doing ...


Gunjee.com 10/10/08 at Gloucester: Foam Party, Gunge'n'Dunk Tank

Published: November 09, 2008
Length: 05:46 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: djspromo

Big, big thanks to everyone who was in Gloucester on Friday 10th to help Big Dave celebrate his 30th birthday! What a party it was! Special thanks to Leon and Lyn who had to do all the hard...


Alexander RH Volvo Olympian Gloucester-Lydney SOUND

Published: January 03, 2013
Length: 54:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BREL313 (John Livett)

This video is mostly for the sound, so don't complain there is no view. On board Alexander RH bodied Volvo Olympian 16759 from Gloucester to Lydney on Stagecoach West's Route 23 that runs from...


Indian Sandstone Patio Cleaned In Gloucester

Published: May 24, 2013
Length: 38:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Clean And Seal Southwest

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2 Rollstuhl-Schrägaufzüge HIRO 320 in der Kathedrale von Gloucester, England

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 43:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: HIRO LIFT Hillenkötter + Ronsieck GmbH

Über die beiden Rollstuhl-Schrägaufzüge vom Typ HIRO 320 für kurvige Treppen ist die Kathedrale der Heiligen und unteilbaren Dreifaltigkeit in Gloucester in England auch für Rollstuhlfahrer...


chip pan fire at gloucester mac d's

Published: September 18, 2009
Length: 51:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: James Lowe

was walking up towards mc D's when I could see all the staff sat at the cross and then heard the sound of fire engines. Decided to grab my phone and record it. Was only a chip pan fire but...


The Tailor of Gloucester

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 24:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tim Bulkeley

Perhaps Beatrix Potter's most cheerful story, even Simkin the cat (the villain at the start) has a change of heart, and the mice save the day. Strangely the story was based on real events,...


Schindler Glass Lift in Eastgate Shopping Centre, Gloucester

Published: January 17, 2009
Length: 13:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Lee Thomas

Schindler glass traction lift in the Eastgate Centre, Gloucester. Lift has 3 landings (G,1,2). G and 1 are mall levels, 2 is parking. Sorry for poor quality and cut in middle of video.


Gloucester Day Parade 2012

Published: September 02, 2012
Length: 23:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: David Champion

Gloucester Day Parade, celebrates the end of the Civil War Siege of Gloucester on 5th September 1643.


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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.

Fred West

Frederick Walter Stephen West (29 September 1941 – 1 January 1995), was an English serial killer. Between 1967 and 1987, he alone, and later, he and his wife Rosemary, tortured, raped and murdered at least 11 young women and girls, many at the couple's homes 25 Midland Road and later 25 Cromwell Street respectively. Rosemary West also murdered Fred's stepdaughter (his first wife's biological daughter) Charmaine, while he was serving a prison sentence for theft.

Located at 51.8617, -2.24333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1941 births, 1995 deaths, 20th-century British criminals, British people convicted of theft, Crime in Gloucestershire, English murderers of children, English people convicted of assault, English people convicted of child sexual abuse, English people who died in prison custody, English rapists, English serial killers, Filicides, Murder in 1967, People from Herefordshire, Prisoners who died in England and Wales detention, Serial killers who committed suicide in prison custody, Suicides by hanging in England

Rosemary West

Rosemary Pauline "Rose" West (née Letts) (born 29 November 1953) is a British serial killer, now an inmate at HMP Low Newton, Brasside, Durham, after being convicted of 10 murders in 1995. Her husband Fred, who committed suicide in prison while awaiting trial, is believed to have collaborated with her in the torture and murder of at least 10 young women, many at the couple's home in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England. Fred West is known to have carried out 12 murders.

Located at 51.8617, -2.24333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1953 births, Living people, Bisexual women, 20th-century British criminals, Crime in Gloucestershire, English female murderers, English murderers of children, English people convicted of assault, English people convicted of murder, English prisoners sentenced to life imprisonment, English female prostitutes, English serial killers, Female serial killers, Filicides, LGBT people from England, Murder in 1971, People convicted of murder by England and Wales, People from Barnstaple, Prisoners sentenced to life imprisonment by England and Wales

The King's School, Gloucester

The King's School, Gloucester is a coeducational independent day school in Gloucester, England. It traces its heritage to a school for choirboys founded on the grounds of Gloucester Cathedral as early as the 12th century and was one of the seven "King's Schools" established, or re-endowed and renamed by King Henry VIII in 1541 after the Dissolution of the Monasteries.

Located at 51.8678, -2.24444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in the 1540s, Schools in Gloucester, Independent schools in Gloucestershire, 1541 establishments in England, Member schools of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference

Diocese of Gloucester

The Diocese of Gloucester is a Church of England diocese based in Gloucester, covering the non-metropolitan county of Gloucestershire. The cathedral is Gloucester Cathedral and the bishop is the Bishop of Gloucester. It is part of the Province of Canterbury. The diocese was founded during the English Reformation in 1541 from part of the Diocese of Hereford and the Diocese of Worcester. In 1542 the Diocese of Bristol was created to cover Bristol.

Located at 51.867, -2.247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Diocese of Gloucester, Dioceses of the Church of England, Religion in Gloucestershire, 1541 establishments in England, Religious organizations established in the 1540s, Dioceses established in the 16th century

Siege of Gloucester

The Siege of Gloucester was an engagement in the First English Civil War. It took place between 3 August and 5 September 1643, between the defending Parliamentarian garrison of Gloucester and the besieging army of King Charles I. The siege ended with the arrival of a relieving Parliamentarian army under the Earl of Essex. The Royalist forces withdrew, having sustained heavy casualties and had several cannon disabled as a result of sallies made by the defenders.

Located at 51.864, -2.2438 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the English Civil Wars, 1643 in England, Conflicts in 1643, Gloucester, Military history of Gloucestershire, Sieges involving England

Gloucester Abbey

Gloucester Abbey was a Benedictine abbey for monks in the city of Gloucester, England. The abbey was founded about 1022 and was dedicated to Saint Peter. It is recorded that the abbey lost about a quarter of its complement of monks in 1377 due to the Black Death. In 1540, the abbey was dissolved by Henry VIII, and became Gloucester Cathedral the following year.

Located at 51.8675, -2.24667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Benedictine monasteries in England, Monasteries in Gloucestershire, 1022 establishments, 1540 disestablishments in England, History of Gloucester, 11th-century establishments in England, Christian monasteries established in the 11th century

Greyfriars, Gloucester

Greyfriars, Gloucester, England, was a medieval monastic house founded about 1231. In about 1518 a prominent local family, the Berkeleys of Berkeley Castle, paid for the church to be rebuilt in Perpendicular Gothic style. The rest of the friary complex was later demolished.

Located at 51.8636, -2.24626 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
English Heritage sites in Gloucestershire, Monasteries in Gloucestershire, History of Gloucester, Buildings and structures in Gloucester, 1231 establishments in England, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century, 1538 disestablishments in England

Whitefriars, Gloucester

Whitefriars, also known as White Friers or The College of Carmelites, Gloucester, England, was a Carmelite friary of which nothing now survives. The Friary was outside the north gate of the city and was founded around 1268 or 1269, probably by Queen Eleanor, Sir Thomas Gifford (or Giffard), and Sir Thomas Berkeley. By 1337 there were 31 friars resident.

Located at 51.8655, -2.23978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Gloucestershire, History of Gloucester, Buildings and structures in Gloucester, 1268 establishments, 1260s establishments in England, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century, 1538 disestablishments in England, Carmelite monasteries in England

St Mary de Crypt Church

St Mary de Crypt Church, Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1, is an Anglican Church, which was first recorded in 1140 as The Church of the Blessed Mary within Southgate. It is in the Diocese of Gloucester and is located adjacent to the ruins of Greyfriars. It has also been known as Christ Church and St. Mary in the South. St Mary de Crypt is a Grade I listed building with English Heritage, reference number 1245611.

Located at 51.8641, -2.2471 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in Gloucestershire, Grade I listed buildings in Gloucestershire, History of Gloucester, Buildings and structures in Gloucester

The New Inn, Gloucester

The New Inn, 16 Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SF, is a public house, hotel and restaurant that is Grade I listed by English Heritage and is the most complete surviving example of a medieval courtyard inn with galleries in Britain. The announcement of Lady Jane Grey's succession to the British throne was made from the Inn gallery in 1553.

Located at 51.8654, -2.245 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade I listed buildings in Gloucestershire, Grade I listed public houses, Buildings and structures completed in the 15th century, Buildings and structures in Gloucester, History of Gloucester

St Michael's Tower, Gloucester

St Michael's Tower, Gloucester, stands at The Cross, where the four main streets of Gloucester (Northgate, Eastgate, Southgate and Westgate Streets) meet. The Cross is also the highest point in the city. The Tower is on the corner of Eastgate and Southgate Streets and the entrance is in Southgate Street. It was built in 1465 on the site of the previous St Michael the Archangel. It is no longer used for religious ceremonies.

Located at 51.8652, -2.2458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Gloucester, Buildings and structures completed in 1465, Towers in Gloucestershire, History of Gloucester

Theatre Royal, Gloucester

The Theatre Royal at Gloucester, at which Charles Dickens once performed, was an important theatre in the history of the city. The theatre was built in 1791 by John Boles Watson in upper Westgate Street. Watson died in 1813, and the theatre was sold to the businessman John Blinkhorn in 1857. Charles Dickens once performed the trial scene from The Pickwick Papers to a capacity audience. At its centenary in 1891, Sir Henry Irving and Ellen Terry both appeared with members of the Lyceum Company.

Located at 51.866, -2.2469 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Gloucester, 1791 establishments in England, Theatres completed in 1791, Theatres in Gloucestershire, History of Gloucester

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15 Dec
2019

Gloucester Library-Storytime
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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16 Dec
2019

Communication For PA's
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17 Dec
2019

Quedgeley Library - Baby Bounce & Rhyme
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Quedgeley Knit 'n' Natter
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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Quedgeley Library - Arty Armadillos
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18 Dec
2019

Matson Library Baby Bounce And Rhyme Time 0-4years
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Sleeping Beauty
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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19 Dec
2019

ALL-INCLUSIVE PARTY NIGHTS
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20 Dec
2019

Lucas - Toadstool
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Business Breakthrough - Gloucestershire 20th December 2019
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21 Dec
2019

ALL-INCLUSIVE PARTY NIGHTS
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An English Christmas | Saint Cecilia Singers (chamber Choir)
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22 Dec
2019

The Forest Of Dean Christmas 5 Mile Race
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