Beckenham
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.409 and -0.025 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 24' 31" and W -0° 1' 30"
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: 11:18 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:21 am and 4:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Beckenham

Beckenham in Greater London (England) with it's 82,000 habitants is located in United Kingdom a little south-east of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Beckenham is now 11:18 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Beckenham, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Biggin Hill Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 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 Tower of London in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 4 points of interest near this location. 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: Catford, Bromley, Croydon, Camberwell and Poplar. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Monday, 18th of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 19th of November 2019

6°C (42 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

De Vere Selsdon Estate

Address
5,1 mi
Addington Road
CR2 8YA Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Westciti Caroco Aparthotel

Address
3,2 mi
35 Morland AVENUE
CR0 6EA Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 21:00


Croydon Park

Address
3,8 mi
Altyre Road 7, Croydon
CR9 5AA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Croham Park Bed & Breakfast

Address
4,1 mi
18 Croham Park Avenue
CR2 7HH South Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


De Vere Devonport House

Address
5,1 mi
King William Walk
SE10 9JW London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich

Address
4,5 mi
Catherine Grove Greenwich
SE10 8BB London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel London Greenwich

Address
4,8 mi
173-185 Greenwich High Road
SE108JA LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


TRAVELODGE LONDON GREENWICH

Address
4,5 mi
BLACKHEATH ROAD GREENWICH
SE10 8EF LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Queens Euro Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
Church Road 122
SE19 2UG London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Flexistay South Park Aparthotel

Address
4,1 mi
3-5 South Park Hill Road
CR2 7DY Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Beckenham High Street.

Published: March 14, 2014
Length: 04:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: theo harpik

theo harpik, http://youtu.be/2JUfjG30uVsa short video of Beckenham High Street, filmed in HD and slow motion at 50% speed by Keith Pharo. War Memorial to Kelsey Park Road.


Allen Heritage Estate Agents In Beckenham, West Wickham & Shirley

Published: January 07, 2010
Length: 02:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Allen Heritage

A brief introduction to our Company and the service we provide.


Tangmere at Ravensbourne

Published: June 22, 2013
Length: 19:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: batman51

34067 Tangmere passing through Ravensbourne as it comes off the Catford Loop and takes the fly-under to Shortlands. The train was 1Z87 from Nottingham to Canterbury West (although Tangmere...


Eden Park to Hayes on Southeastern 465014

Published: March 11, 2013
Length: 45:38 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Joshua Brown

The journey from Eden Park to Hayes aboard Southeastern Networker 465014 working 2V27 1030 London Cannon Street to Hayes (Kent) on Saturday 9th March 2013.


London Football

Published: January 04, 2010
Length: 40:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: axelgoalie

My family took a trip to London and had the great fortune to see two Premier League Football games: Aston Villa - Arsenal, and Chelsea - Fulham.


Half time Wednesday Vs Palace 1/9/12

Published: September 02, 2012
Length: 19:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 69Cutler

losing 1-0 at Half then us Wednesday fans sing at Half time just like we always do.


RARE Old Evans lift at beckenham court

Published: February 16, 2010
Length: 24:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: benobve

A very rare old original evans lift at beckenham court near beckenham junction train station. This was a very lucky find!!! http://benobve.110mb.com.


Croydon Tramlink Beckenham Road - Beckenham Junction

Published: July 01, 2007
Length: 06:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Lauri Kangas

A view through the front driver's compartment of a Croydon Tramlink tram from Beckenham Road stop to Beckenham Junction stop.


Mail Art Martha and her Shopping Trolley Art Gallery in London - The Film

Published: August 03, 2012
Length: 14:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: DeanMarksShow

When I was in London, I had the chance to meet in person Mail Art Martha and see her famous Shopping Trolley Art Gallery. We both agreed that there is no reason not to share these moments...


Beckenham Town 4 - 2 Ashford Utd 08/03/14

Published: March 08, 2014
Length: 04:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Neal Jones

Southern Counties East Football League - 08/03/14 at Eden Park Avenue. The players come out for the 2nd half, followed by some of the 2nd half action - including Beckenham going 2-1 ahead,...


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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.

London Borough of Lewisham

The London Borough of Lewisham is a London borough in south-east London, England and forms part of Inner London. The principal settlement of the borough is Lewisham. The local authority is Lewisham London Borough Council and it is based in Catford. The Prime Meridian passes through Lewisham.

Located at 51.4167, -0.0333333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London boroughs, London Borough of Lewisham, Local authorities adjoining the River Thames, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), 1965 establishments in the United Kingdom

Croydon Road Recreation Ground

Croydon Road Recreation Ground is a public park located in Beckenham in the London Borough of Bromley. It is near the High St and adjacent to Beckenham Hospital. The park features a café and bandstand, as well as a bowling green and other sports facilities. The United Kingdom’s first manned airmail flight left from here in 1902, travelling to Calais by hot air balloon The event was held to celebrate the coronation of King Edward VII. The crew were. A E Gaudron, a French balloonist and Dr.

Located at 51.4037, -0.0329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Bromley

Municipal Borough of Beckenham

Beckenham was a local government district in north west Kent from 1878 to 1965 around the town of Beckenham. The area was suburban to London, formed part of the Metropolitan Police District and from 1933 was included in the area of the London Passenger Transport Board.

Located at 51.41, -0.02 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Kent, History of Bromley, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, Municipal boroughs of England

Kelsey Park

Kelsey Park is a public park in Beckenham in the BR3 postcode area in the borough of Bromley, South London. It historically formed the landscaped park of the Kelsey Manor Estate. The last mansion on the Estate was a rambling Gothic Revival house with a matching chapel built in 1869. By the late 19th century the manor house no longer functioned as a private manor and instead became first a convent and then a school for girls.

Located at 51.402, -0.023 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Bromley

Harris Academy Beckenham

Harris Academy Beckenham (formerly Kelsey Park Sports College) is a secondary school located in Beckenham in the London Borough of Bromley. The academy is run by the Harris Federation.

Located at 51.3997, -0.02583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sports Colleges in England, Academies in Bromley, Secondary schools in Bromley

County Cricket Ground, Beckenham

The Kent County Cricket Ground (previously known as the Lloyd's TSB Sports and Social Club Ground and also occasionally known as the New County Ground) is a cricket ground in Beckenham, England. Although the ground was first used by the Kent 1st XI in 1954 – when it hosted a County Championship match against Gloucestershire – it has since only hosted one Championship match and two matches in what it is now known as the Pro40 League, and has mainly been used for Twenty20 matches.

Located at 51.4201, -0.0282333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Kent

Foxgrove Road, Beckenham

Foxgrove Road, home to Beckenham Cricket Club, a multi-sports club, is a former first-class cricket venue located in Beckenham, England. It was used by Kent County Cricket Club as an outground for 14 matches between 1886 and 1905. The ground also hosted a Players of the South v Players of the North fixture in 1887. The ground earned a reputation as one for low team scores: ten all out totals of under 100 were recorded on the ground.

Located at 51.4138, -0.020986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct cricket grounds in England, Cricket grounds in Kent, Cricket grounds in London, Sport in Bromley

St. George's Church, Beckenham

St. George’s Church, Beckenham is the Church of England parish church of Beckenham, Kent. St George's church is the principal parish church, and is in the centre of Beckenham. It has been extensively rebuilt, but has a 13th century lychgate that is said to be the oldest in England. The church was originally built in the twelfth century and survived as a “humble medieval church until it was rebuilt 1885-1887 as a “confident town church” by local architect W.

Located at 51.4092, -0.0247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in Kent, Religious buildings completed in 1885, 19th-century Church of England church buildings

Beckenham Place Park

Beckenham Place Park is located near Beckenham in the London Borough of Lewisham. The Park lies on the Lewisham/Bromley border strictly speaking between Downham, Bellingham, Beckenham and Shortlands. It was acquired from the Cator Estate by the LCC circa 1927. It is a Local Nature Reserve and a Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation.

Located at 51.4151, -0.020143 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Lewisham, Sports venues in London, Sport in Lewisham, Local Nature Reserves in England, Nature reserves in Lewisham

Park Langley

Park Langley is a suburb of Beckenham, London which was first developed in the 1900s on the historic Langley Park Estate by H & G Taylor Builders. The initial phase (1909–1913) was laid out under the influence of the garden city movement with individual houses in a generous sylvan landscape. The layout of the estate and the design of most of the houses was entrusted to Reginald C Fry. Other architects who designed houses for this initial phase were Edgar Underwood, H. T.

Located at 51.3993, -0.0182 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Bromley

Langley Park Estate

The Langley Park Estate was an historic country house estate on the south side of Beckenham, Kent. Over the centuries the estate was owned by the Malmains, Style, Elwill and Burrell families. The Langley Farm forming the west side of the estate was sold in the 1880s. By 1903 the remaining Estate and mansion were vacant. It was bought by H & G Taylor Builders who began developing the land as the Park Langley Estate in 1910. They retained the mansion as the club house to their new golf club.

Located at 51.3993, -0.0182 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Bromley

Kent Championships

The Kent Championships was a tennis tournament held in Beckenham, Kent, England between 1886 and 1996. The tournament was played on outdoor grass courts at Foxgrove road, Beckenham and was held in the second half of June or early July. From 1887 until 1910 the tournament was organized as an All-Comers event, the winner of which would play the title holder from previous year in the Challenge Round.

Located at 51.414, -0.0219 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sport in Kent, Grass court tennis tournaments, Recurring sporting events established in 1886, Tennis tournaments in England

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Beckenham.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Beckenham.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Beckenham.

capture of the webcam South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Newquay Rd

South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Newquay Rd, South East London (source)

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South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Bellingham Rd, South East London (source)

capture of the webcam South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Callander Rd

South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Callander Rd, South East London (source)

capture of the webcam South East London: Bromley Rd/Oakridge Ln

South East London: Bromley Rd/Oakridge Ln, South East London (source)

capture of the webcam South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Beckenham Hl Rd

South East London: A21 Bromley Rd/Beckenham Hl Rd, South East London (source)

capture of the webcam Croydon: Wickham Rd/Monks Orchard Rd

Croydon: Wickham Rd/Monks Orchard Rd, Croydon (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Beckenham, بکنهام, बेकेनहम, ベックナム, بیکنہیم، لندن