in Gloucestershire of England, United Kingdom
- Blaenavon Industrial Landscape (Unesco heritage, 29 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 42 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 68 mi)
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 81 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 96 mi)
- Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd (Unesco heritage, 108 mi)
- Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Gloucester Golf Club (Golf course, 2 mi)
- Lilley Brook Golf Club (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Cotswold Edge Golf Club (Golf course, 15 mi)
- The Manor House Golf Club (Golf course, 26 mi)
- Chippenham Golf Club (Golf course, 28 mi)
- 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: 03:53 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:16 am and 6:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -45.817 and 170.717 (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: 2023-10-04 08:04:33
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 03:53 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. 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: 16°C / 61 °F
|Morning Temperature||12°C / 53 °F|
|Evening Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1024 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Friday, 6th of October 2023
18°C (65 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Saturday, 7th of October 2023
22°C (71 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 8th of October 2023
17°C (63 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
CHELTENHAM CHASE HOTEL-QHOTELS
Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall
Holiday Inn GLOUCESTER - CHELTENHAM
JCT.12 Holiday Inn Express GLOUCESTER - SOUTH M5
New Inn Relaxinnz
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Gloucester Day Parade 2012
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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