Purley
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.337 and -0.112 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 20' 12" and W -0° 6' 43"
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: 02:58 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:23 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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Discover Purley

Purley in Greater London (England) with it's 72,000 citizens is a city in United Kingdom a little south of London, the country's capital city.

Local time in Purley is now 02:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Purley, 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), 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 Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South. Also, if you like golfing, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 4 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: Croydon, Sutton, Morden, Camberwell and Catford. 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 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 19th of November 2019

6°C (43 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019

8°C (47 °F)
6°C (44 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

9°C (48 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hilton London Croydon

Address
1,5 mi
101 Waddon Way Purley Way
CR9 4HH Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Coulsdon Manor Hotel and Golf Club

Address
1,4 mi
Coulsdon Court Road Old Coulsdon Surrey
CR5 2LL Old Coulsdon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Best Western Plus London Croydon Aparthotel

Address
3,6 mi
2 Dunheved Road South
CR7 6AD Thorton Heath
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Croham Park Bed & Breakfast

Address
2,1 mi
18 Croham Park Avenue
CR2 7HH South Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Westciti Caroco Aparthotel

Address
3,3 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


Hallmark Croydon

Address
2,8 mi
Purley Way 680
CR9 4LT Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Dukes Head Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
The Green, 6 Manor Road
SM6 0AA Wallington
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Croydon Park

Address
2,7 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


De Vere Selsdon Estate

Address
2,2 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


TRAVELODGE LONDON SOUTH CROYDON

Address
1,0 mi
415 BRIGHTON ROAD
CR2 6EJ SOUTH CROYDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Croydon Airport Video Footage

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 42:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Graham Johnson

Just messing around practicing orientation control with my DJI Phantom 2 Vision + drone.


Purley underpass flood

Published: February 10, 2014
Length: 25:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ian Ferris

Water being pumped into purley underpass to protect houses in Purley and Kenley from flood water from river Bourne.


Schools Plus Venue @ Purley - Dance / Drama Studio For Hire

Published: June 04, 2014
Length: 06:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Schools Plus Purley

Schools Plus Venue @ Harris Academy Purley Facilities for hire: - Full Size 3G Football Pitch - Sports Hall - Auditorium - Performance Studios - Fitness Suite - Car Park and more... Bookings...


Schools Plus Venue @ Purley - 3G Football Pitch For Hire

Published: June 03, 2014
Length: 46:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Schools Plus Purley

Schools Plus Venue @ Harris Academy Purley Facilities for hire: - Full Size 3G Football Pitch - Sports Hall - Auditorium - Performance Studios - Fitness Suite - Car Park and more... Bookings...


Southern Service journey to Caterham (Part 3 of 3 Kenley to Caterham)

Published: August 24, 2012
Length: 11:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Carl Keegan

This is the third and final window journey's to Caterham, obviously on a Southern service. So we pass through Whiteleafe, Whyteleafe South and Caterham. It's easy to see your heading from...


Schools Plus Purley - Dodgeball League UK South

Published: March 09, 2015
Length: 36:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Schools Plus Purley

Dodgeball League Organised by UK Dodgeball Association. Held on Saturday 7th March 2015. Schools Plus Venue @ Harris Academy Purley Facilities for hire: - Full Size 3G Football Pitch - Sports...


Southern Class 455 (455 814) Purley - East Croydon.

Published: October 13, 2014
Length: 00:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kings Cross Thameslink

On board a Southern Class 455/8 from Purley to East Croydon on a Semi-Fast Tattenham Corner - London Bridge service, just listen to the screamage as we pass Purley Oaks!


Purley 1st XI vs Horsley & Send - Match Highlights

Published: June 03, 2013
Length: 51:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Puma Watch

Purley 1st XI Vs Horsley And Send 1st XI Match Highlights including the winning delivery by Thishan Wanigaratne Match Report - http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/purleycricketclub/s/match-report-16511.


Veteran cars along Brighton Road, Purley

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 00:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jerry Cheshire

Veteran Cars motoring through Purley, Surrey in the London To Brighton Car run 2014. Sponsored by http://www.bonhams.com/departments/MOT-CAR/


Veteran car run outside Surrey Beds, Purley

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 02:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jerry Cheshire

The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run passes directly by Surrey Beds at Purley on the Brighton Road just south of Croydon. Its a great place for viewing the antique cars as they motor on by....


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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.

Croydon Airport

Croydon Airport was an airport in South London straddling the boundary between what are now the London boroughs of Croydon and Sutton. It was the main airport for London before it was replaced by Northolt Aerodrome, London Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport. The terminal building and entrance lodge are Grade II listed buildings.

Located at 51.3511, -0.117449 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in the London region, Art Deco architecture in London, Croydon 2020, Former buildings and structures of Croydon, Grade II listed buildings in London, Royal Flying Corps airfields, Transport in Croydon, Defunct airports in England

A22 road

The A22 is one of the two-digit major roads in the south east of England. It carries traffic from London to Eastbourne on the East Sussex coast. For part of its route the A22 utilises the turnpikes opened in the 18th century: 1718: London to East Grinstead opened 1720: road extended through East Grinstead to Highgate Forest Row, the entrance to Ashdown Forest By 1820 the road ran for 34 miles (54 km) from Stones End Street, Borough, London to Wych Cross.

Located at 51.3375, -0.1166 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Croydon, Roads in London, Roads in Surrey, Roads in East Sussex, Roads in West Sussex

Croydon South (UK Parliament constituency)

Croydon South is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1992 by Richard Ottaway, a Conservative.

Located at 51.331, -0.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in London, Politics of Croydon, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1974

Croydon Rural District

Croydon was a rural district in north east Surrey, England, from 1894 to 1915. It was created by the Local Government Act 1894 and replaced the Croydon Rural Sanitary District. The district surrounded the County Borough of Croydon to the south, east and west.

Located at 51.33, -0.12 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Croydon, History of Merton, History of Sutton (London borough), 1915 disestablishments in England, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, History of local government in London (1889–1965), Rural districts of England

St. David's School (London)

St. David's School is an independent school located on Woodcote Valley Road, Purley, London, serving pupils age 3–11 years. The headteacher is Miss C Mardell. There is one form per year group with three houses: Cygnus, Aquilla and Leo. The school emblem is the Welsh Dragon.

Located at 51.3377, -0.1231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Independent schools in Croydon

Brighton Road

Brighton Road is a major road running through Croydon and Purley, in south London, England. The northern part of its length is designated the A235, and further south it becomes the A23. The road is likely to follow the route of the Roman road through Croydon and is shown on the earliest maps of the town. In the 18th century it was designated a Turnpike, and there was a tollgate at the Selsdon Road junction.

Located at 51.33, -0.125833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Croydon, Transport in Croydon

A235 road

The A235 is a non-primary A road between Purley and Thornton Heath in the London Borough of Croydon. Before the construction of the Purley Way (Croydon bypass) in the 1920s, it was part of the A23 London to Brighton road. The northern (London Road) part of the road is used by many bus routes to reach Central London and Brixton: Mayday University Hospital is on the road as is the old Safari Cinema. Whitgift School is on the southern stretch.

Located at 51.3389, -0.1173 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in London, Streets in Croydon

Beaumont Primary School

Beaumont Primary School is a primary school in Purley, Surrey. There are just over 100 pupils, ranging from 4–11 years of age. A large percentage of the pupils are of ethnic minority, and speak English as an additional language. The six school years and a reception class occupy five classrooms. Beaumont's headteacher is Mrs Linda Harvey, who joined the school in 2001.

Located at 51.3258, -0.120278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Primary schools in Croydon

1936 KLM Croydon accident

The 1936 KLM Croydon accident was the crash of a KLM airliner on 9 December 1936, shortly after taking off from the Croydon Air Port (as it was known at the time) on a scheduled flight to Amsterdam, Netherlands. The aircraft was destroyed and 15 of the 17 passengers and crew on board died as a result of the accident.

Located at 51.3459, -0.122531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1936, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by weather, Aviation accidents and incidents in England, KLM accidents and incidents

1947 Croydon Dakota accident

The 1947 Croydon Dakota accident occurred on the 25 January 1947 when a Spencer Airways Douglas C-47A Skytrain (Dakota) failed to get airborne from Croydon Airport, located near London, and crashed into a parked and empty CSA Douglas C-47 destroying both aircraft and killing eleven passengers and one crew member.

Located at 51.353, -0.117 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1947, Aviation accidents and incidents in England, Accidents and incidents involving the Douglas C-47 Skytrain, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by pilot error, Czech Airlines accidents and incidents, Spencer Airways accidents and incidents, 1947 in the United Kingdom

1928 Imperial Airways Vickers Vulcan crash

The 1928 Imperial Airways Vickers Vulcan crash occurred on 13 July 1928 when a Vickers Vulcan on a test flight from Croydon Airport with a pilot and five passengers crashed near Purley, Surrey three miles from the airport, with the loss of four passengers. As a result of the crash Imperial Airways stopped the flying of staff (so called joy rides) on test flights.

Located at 51.3321, -0.118188 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1928, Disasters in Surrey, Aviation accidents and incidents in England, 1928 in England, Transport in Croydon, Imperial Airways accidents and incidents

1924 Imperial Airways de Havilland DH.34 crash

The 1924 Imperial Airways de Havilland DH.34 crash occurred on 24 December 1924 when de Havilland DH.34 G-EBBX of Imperial Airways crashed at Purley, Surrey, United Kingdom killing all eight people on board. The aircraft was operating a scheduled international flight from Croydon, Surrey, to Paris, France. It was the first fatal accident suffered by Imperial Airways and led to the first public inquiry into a civil aviation accident in the United Kingdom.

Located at 51.347, -0.1057 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1924, Disasters in Surrey, 1924 in England, Aviation accidents and incidents in England, Transport in Croydon, Imperial Airways accidents and incidents

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Sutton: Brighton Road, Sutton (source)

capture of the webcam Croydon: A22 Godstone Rd/Dale Rd

Croydon: A22 Godstone Rd/Dale Rd, Croydon (source)

capture of the webcam Croydon: A23 Purley Cross/A23 Foxley Lane

Croydon: A23 Purley Cross/A23 Foxley Lane, Croydon (source)

capture of the webcam Croydon: A23/Purley Cross

Croydon: A23/Purley Cross, Croydon (source)

capture of the webcam Croydon: A23 Purley Way/Edgehill Rd

Croydon: A23 Purley Way/Edgehill Rd, Croydon (source)

capture of the webcam Sutton: A23/Old Lodge Lane

Sutton: A23/Old Lodge Lane, Sutton (source)

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Purley