Hook
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.368 and -0.306 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 22' 4" and W -0° 18' 23"
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: 08:01 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:02 am and 9:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Hook

Hook in Greater London (England) with it's 18,973 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 12 mi (or 20 km) south-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Hook is now 08:01 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports near Hook, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Heathrow Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North-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 Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), South-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 6 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kingston, Twickenham, Headley, Mickleham and Sutton. 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: 21°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1022.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 49% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 16th of July 2019

24°C (75 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Few clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

21°C (69 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Moderate rain, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Lensbury

Address
4,0 mi
Broom Road
TW11 9NU Teddington
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Woodlands Park

Address
4,2 mi
Woodlands Lane 1
KT11 3QB Stoke d'Abernon,Cobham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bosco

Address
1,8 mi
St. Marks Hill 9
KT6 4LQ Surbiton
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


WARREN HOUSE

Address
4,1 mi
WARREN ROAD
KT2 7HY KINGSTON UPON THAMES
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Warren House

Address
4,1 mi
Warren Road
KT2 7HY Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Bear Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
71 High Street
KT10 9RQ Esher
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel

Address
3,7 mi
Kingston Hill
KT7 7NP Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Mitre Hotel

Address
3,0 mi
Hampton Court Road
KT8 9BN Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


DoubleTree by Hilton London Kingston Upon Thames

Address
3,2 mi
1 Skerne Road
KT2 5FJ Kingston upon Thames
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE LONDON TEDDINGTON

Address
4,2 mi
PARK HOUSE STATION ROAD
TW11 9AD LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


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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.

107.8 Radio Jackie

Radio Jackie is an Independent Local Radio station in England broadcasting news, classic hits, and local information to south west London, North Surrey and East Berkshire from its studios in Tolworth. The station began as a pirate station with a half hour slot on the Helen Network. When the station folded in 1969, however, Radio Jackie took over the broadcasting on the 1525 kHz frequency and soon became one of the most popular pirate stations in the country.

Located at 51.3801, -0.2808 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in London, Radio stations in Surrey, Radio stations in Berkshire, Radio stations established in 1969, Former pirate radio stations

Chessington World of Adventures

Chessington World of Adventures Resort is a theme park, zoo and hotel in South West London, England. It lies 12 miles south of Central London. Historically opened as Chessington Zoo in 1931, a theme park was developed alongside it, opening in 1987. In 2010, the park attracted 1.4 million people. To reach the park by car, take exit 9 (from south) or exit 10 (from north) from M25 to A243 and follow signs to the park. From London take the A3 to Hook and then onto A243.

Located at 51.3486, -0.316667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Merlin Entertainments Group, Amusement parks in England, Visitor attractions in London, 1987 establishments in England, Buildings and structures in Kingston upon Thames, Visitor attractions in Kingston upon Thames

Kingston and Surbiton (UK Parliament constituency)

Kingston and Surbiton /ˈkɪŋɡstʉn ənd ˈsɜr. bɨˌtʉn/ is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1997 by Ed Davey of the Liberal Democrats.

Located at 51.377, -0.291 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Kingston upon Thames, Parliamentary constituencies in London, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1997

Long Grove Hospital

Long Grove Hospital, formerly Long Grove Asylum was a mental hospital, part of the Epsom Cluster of hospitals in Epsom, Surrey in the United Kingdom.

Located at 51.3494, -0.2901 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1992 disestablishments, Former psychiatric hospitals in England, Hospitals in Surrey, Defunct hospitals in England

Municipal Borough of Surbiton

Surbiton was a local government district in north east Surrey, United Kingdom from 1855 to 1965. Until 1855 Surbiton was administered as part of the parish of Kingston upon Thames. In that year a body of improvement commissioners was formed by a local act of parliament to govern the area. The Local Government Act 1894 reconstituted the Improvement Commissioners District as an urban district, and Surbiton Urban District Council was formed to replace the commissioners.

Located at 51.375, -0.297 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, History of local government in London (1889–1965), History of Kingston upon Thames, Municipal boroughs of England

Raven's Ait

Raven's Ait is an ait (island) in the Thames between Surbiton, Kingston and Hampton Court Park in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, London, England, in the reach of the river above Teddington Lock.

Located at 51.3986, -0.311111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Surrey, Islands of the River Thames, Geography of Kingston upon Thames, Islands of London

Horton, Surrey

Horton is an area to the west of the borough of Epsom and Ewell in the English county of Surrey. It borders on Chessington. It gave its name to the Horton Light Railway which served a number of the psychiatric hospitals in the area.

Located at 51.35, -0.29117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Surrey

Horton Light Railway

The Horton Light Railway was built in 1905 to transport materials for building London County Council's Long Grove Asylum to the west of the English town of Epsom. It never (officially) carried passengers, its main purpose being to carry building materials and coal and other supplies to Long Grove and the other psychiatric hospitals in the Epsom Cluster. The railway connected with the mainline network near to Ewell West railway station.

Located at 51.3479, -0.2964 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rail transport in Surrey, Railway lines opened in 1905, Hospital railways in the United Kingdom

Dragon's Fury (roller coaster)

Dragon's Fury is a steel spinning roller coaster ride opened in 2004 at Chessington World of Adventures. This ride has four-person cars that can be weighted evenly or with bias to one side, depending on the amount of spin desired. The general theme is "surviving the dragon's wrath", which is suggested by announcements made in the queue and on-ride. The ride was announced at the beginning of the 2003 season to be the main attraction of The Land of the Dragons which was to also open in 2004.

Located at 51.348, -0.319043 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters operated by Merlin Entertainments, Roller coasters introduced in 2004

Vampire (roller coaster)

Vampire is an Arrow suspended swinging roller coaster at Chessington World of Adventures theme park in London, England. It opened in 1990 in the new Transylvania area, and was designed by John Wardley. It originally featured bat-themed trains, which were later replaced with floor less models. The trains hang from the track, and swing freely as the roller coaster completes the course. It has two lift hills, featuring many dives and turns throughout.

Located at 51.3473, -0.315607 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters operated by Merlin Entertainments, Roller coasters introduced in 1990, Animatronic attractions

Rattlesnake (roller coaster)

Rattlesnake is a steel wild mouse style roller coaster ride which opened in 1998 at Chessington World of Adventures. Due to local planning restrictions (a result of the park being on green belt land) the land designated for the ride area was excavated, resulting in the ride being partially submerged below ground level. The layout consists of a steep lift hill, sharp turns and small airtime hills. Essentially, the rollercoaster starts slower and then starts dipping and twisting.

Located at 51.3487, -0.317796 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roller coasters in the United Kingdom, Roller coasters operated by Merlin Entertainments

Horton Country Park

Horton Country Park is a wooded recreation area situated on land to the west of Epsom, Surrey. Part of the area is occupied by Horton Park Children's Farm. The Horton Light Railway used to run through this land from Ewell West railway station to the five psychiatric hospitals owned by the London County Council, known as the Epsom Cluster. Parts of the landscaped grounds of these hospitals have now been incorporated into the country park.

Located at 51.3542, -0.2894 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Environment of Surrey, Country parks in Surrey

Chessington Community College

Chessington Community College is a secondary modern community secondary school, sixth form college with a sport centre in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, Greater London. It is adjacent to Chessington South railway station operated by South West Trains and connected by bus routes 71 and 467. It has been rebuilt as part of a £2.50 project funded by the local church.

Located at 51.3569, -0.309167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Comprehensive schools in Kingston upon Thames, Educational institutions established in 1956, Sports Colleges in England, 1956 establishments in England

Rameses Revenge

Rameses Revenge is a Top Spin ride at Chessington World of Adventures theme park in London, England, introduced in 1995. It was the main focus of advertising for the park in that year, and was also widely featured in the British media, even being featured in its own segment by the ITV Evening News. The ride was manufactured by Huss Rides, a German company who had previously made Chessington's Black Buccaneer ride.

Located at 51.3489, -0.318625 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Amusement rides manufactured by HUSS Park Attractions

Kingston Rural District

Kingston was a short-lived rural district in Surrey, England from 1894 - 1895. The district was formed by the Local Government Act 1894 as the successor to Kingston Rural Sanitary District.

Located at 51.381, -0.331 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, History of Surrey, Rural districts of England

The Rythe

The Rythe is a river in the county of Surrey, England. It is a tributary of the River Thames which it joins at Thames Ditton on the reach above Teddington Lock. The Rythe rises in the vicinity of Prince's Coverts woodland near Oxshott and runs under the A3 road into Arbrook Common. It is joined by another stream and runs through Claygate and Littleworth Common to the Scilly Isles roundabout at Esher.

Located at 51.391, -0.326 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Surrey, Tributaries of the River Thames

Dragon Falls

Dragon Falls is a ride at the theme park Chessington World of Adventures in Chessington, London, England. It is located in the Mystic East area of the park. It is a water ride and features two drops, one that leads into the mouth of a dragon and another, taller one between two large 'stone' faces designed to resemble Angkor Wat. The ride's station is modelled after a pagoda and is decorated extensively inside.

Located at 51.3484, -0.320926 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1987, Buildings and structures in Kingston upon Thames, Visitor attractions in London, Water rides by name

West Park Hospital, Epsom

West Park Hospital (sometimes erroneously referred to as West Park Asylum) was a large psychiatric hospital in Epsom, Surrey.

Located at 51.3388, -0.3 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct hospitals in England, Former psychiatric hospitals in England, Hospitals in Surrey

Epsom Cluster

The Epsom Cluster, also referred to as the Horton Estate, was a cluster or group of five large psychiatric hospitals situated on land to the west of Epsom. The hospitals were built owned and managed by the London County Council to alleviate pressure on London's existing lunatic asylums, which had by this time become overcrowded.

Located at 51.3437, -0.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Psychiatric hospitals in England, Hospitals in Surrey, Defunct hospitals in England

Kingston Institute of Tamil Culture

The Kingston Institute of Tamil Culture (KITC) is a Tamil school in Tolworth, Kingston, London, England. The Institute was formed in April 1986 mainly to serve the linguistic, cultural and social needs of the Tamil community in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and its neighbourhood. The main aim was to teach language and culture to the children who are born here to enable them to learn and preserve the rich heritage of Tamils.

Located at 51.3748, -0.2961 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Kingston upon Thames

Hillcroft College

Hillcroft College is a residential adult education college for women, located in Surbiton area of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames in South London, England,. Originally called The National Residential College for Women, the college was established in 1920, and has always been a residential college solely for the education of adult women. The college was intended to be a female equivalent to Ruskin College in Oxford.

Located at 51.3918, -0.3014 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Further education colleges in London, Education in Kingston upon Thames, Educational institutions established in 1920, Women's universities and colleges in the United Kingdom, 1920 establishments in England

Decca Sports Ground

Decca Sports Ground is a cricket ground in Tolworth, London. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1973, when Surrey played Northamptonshire in a List-A match in the 1973 John Player League. This was the only time Surrey have played at the ground. The ground is today used by the Decca Sports and Social Club.

Located at 51.3772, -0.27659 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in London, Surrey CCC grounds, Sports venues in Kingston upon Thames

St Andrew's Square, Kingston upon Thames

St Andrew's Square is a garden square in the borough of Kingston upon Thames in London.

Located at 51.3932, -0.3105 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Kingston upon Thames

Ace of Spades (junction)

The Ace of Spades roundabout is a road junction in Hook in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. It is situated at the junction of the A243 Hook Road and the A3 Road, known as the Portsmouth Road, as well as the conclusion of the A309 Kingston Bypass. It takes its name from a once well known 1930's roadhouse at the same location.

Located at 51.3751, -0.303951 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Areas of London, Districts of Kingston upon Thames

Shrewsbury House School

This school should not be confused with the secondary school: Shrewsbury School in Shropshire. Shrewsbury House School Address 107 Ditton Road Surbiton Surrey, KT6 6RL, GBR Information School type prep school Motto "Alto Peto" Founded 1865 Head of school Kevin Doble Headteacher Kevin Doble Gender Boys only Age 7 to 13 Age range 7-13 Number of students 315 (Approx.

Located at 51.3803, -0.3057 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1865, Independent schools in Kingston upon Thames, 1865 establishments in England

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