Shirley
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.378 and -0.050 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 22' 39" and W -0° 2' 58"
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: 01:35 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:02 am and 8:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
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Delve into Shirley

Shirley in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom a little south of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Shirley is now 01:35 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Shirley, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London Biggin Hill Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 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 Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 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: Croydon, Bromley, Catford, Camberwell and Poplar. 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: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1016.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 65% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 26th of August 2019

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

23°C (74 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 28th of August 2019

25°C (77 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Westciti Caroco Aparthotel

Address
1,6 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


Croham Park Bed & Breakfast

Address
1,8 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 Selsdon Estate

Address
2,7 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


Croydon Park

Address
1,8 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


Hilton London Croydon

Address
3,2 mi
101 Waddon Way Purley Way
CR9 4HH Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Best Western Plus London Croydon Aparthotel

Address
2,9 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


Hallmark Croydon

Address
2,1 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


TRAVELODGE LONDON CRYSTAL PALACE

Address
2,3 mi
YEOMAN HOUSE 61-63 CROYDON ROAD
SE20 7TS LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Grand Sapphire Hotel

Address
3,3 mi
45 Imperial Way
CR0 4RR Croydon
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE LONDON BROMLEY

Address
3,4 mi
37 LONDON ROAD
BR1 1DG BROMLEY
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Southern Service journey from Selhurst to Caterham (Part 1 of 3 Selhurst Depot to South Croydon)

Published: August 24, 2012
Length: 00:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carl Keegan

This is the first of three window journey's to Caterham, obviously on a Southern service. The journey starts from just outside Selhurst, at Selhurst Depot where we were awaiting signal clearance...


Driving School in Croydon Helped Ansuka Pass Her Driving Test

Published: February 11, 2015
Length: 31:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wimbledon Driving School

Congratulations to Ansuka for passing her driving test, thanks in no small part to the excellent lessons she received from her driving school in Croydon: the Wimbledon Driving School. http://bit.l...


Mountain bike riding in the snow, Croydon UK

Published: January 07, 2010
Length: 57:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MBR magazine

http://www.mbr.co.uk/ Andy Waterman headed out into the UK's record snowfall this January 2010 aboard a Tomac Snyper.


West Wickham driving test route PART 1

Published: May 15, 2014
Length: 59:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: World Driving

West Wickham driving test route 1. Visit http://www.driving-school-beckenham.co.uk/west-wickham-test-route-page1.html We're at the West Wickham driving test centre. Exploring the driving test...


West Wickham test route PART 2 (Independent driving following signs to Addington)

Published: May 16, 2014
Length: 37:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: World Driving

Our exploration of the West Wickham driving test routes continues. http://www.driving-school-beckenham.co.uk/west-wickham-test-route-page2.html In this part we do some independent driving...


West Wickham driving test route PART 8 (Hayes Lane - Bromley Common)

Published: June 04, 2014
Length: 17:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: World Driving

West Wickham driving test route PART 8. Visit http://www.driving-school-beckenham.co.uk We're back at the West Wickham driving test centre as we explore the West Wickham driving test routes...


Beko Cooker Repair - Faulty Door/Hinge - West Wickham - Greater London

Published: May 28, 2012
Length: 17:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: A Brassett Ltd

Paul from A.Brassett is called out to repair a customers faulty Beko Cooker. The door doesn't close as it should, the fault is diagnosed and resolved and the customer has her cooker working...


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.


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.


millwall fans

Published: June 02, 2009
Length: 32:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: baggiomaldini


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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.

Addington Palace

Addington Palace is an 18th century mansion in Addington near Croydon, South London, England.

Located at 51.3575, -0.0408333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Croydon, Houses in Croydon, Grade II* listed buildings in London, Episcopal palaces of archbishops of Canterbury

Bethlem Royal Hospital

The Bethlem Royal Hospital is a hospital for the treatment of mental illness located in London, United Kingdom and part of the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. Although no longer based at its original location, it is recognised as Europe's first and oldest institution to specialise in mental illnesses. It has been known by various names including St Mary Bethlehem, Bethlem Hospital, Bethlehem Hospital and Bedlam.

Located at 51.3809, -0.0306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1247 establishments, 1330 establishments, Buildings and structures completed in 1675, Buildings and structures in Bromley, English medieval hospitals and almshouses, Health in Croydon, History of mental health in the United Kingdom, Hospitals established in the 14th century, Medical museums, NHS hospitals in London, Psychiatric hospitals in England, Social history of London, Organisations based in London with royal patronage, Museums in Bromley, History of psychiatry

South Norwood Country Park

South Norwood Country Park is a park in South Norwood, close to Elmers End station, mainly in the London Borough of Croydon. It is a 47 hectare (116 acre) green space which opened in 1989. The park occupies a mix of countryside and parkland, and land formerly used for sewage farms serving the growing London population. It is very popular with cyclists and has several viewpoints where you can see the Docklands sky scrapers. Croydon Sports Arena, the home of Croydon F.C.

Located at 51.4, -0.0583333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon, Country parks in London, Local Nature Reserves in England, Nature reserves in Croydon

Coombe, Croydon

Coombe is a place in the London Borough of Croydon, not far from central Croydon. Coombe is located between the green spaces of Shirley (Addington) Hills, Lloyd Park, Ballards and Coombe Wood. It is unusual in this part of South London as it has barely been urbanised and has retained its collection of large houses fairly intact. Its rural character is maintained by the woodland aspect of the road and an old cattle trough at the junction of Coombe Lane and Oaks Road.

Located at 51.3636, -0.0713889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Croydon, Areas of London

Croydon Central (UK Parliament constituency)

Croydon Central is a borough constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. The current MP is Conservative Gavin Barwell, who won by 2,969 votes in May 2010.

Located at 51.369, -0.054 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in London, Politics of Croydon, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1974

Arena tram stop

Arena tram stop is a light rail stop in the Woodside area of South Norwood in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. The stop is located by the Croydon Sports Arena and serves the council estates of Longheath Gardens Estate and Tollgate Estate.

Located at 51.3916, -0.058324 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Woodside Green

Woodside Green is an area and street located in Woodside, London, centred on a village green. The station is located near to Woodside tram stop in the London Borough of Croydon. The green is over 44¾ acres (1.92 hectares).

Located at 51.3885, -0.0682 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon, Streets in Croydon

Woodside tram stop

For other stations of the same name, see Woodside railway station. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:51.386987|-0.065566||||||| |primary |name= }} Woodside tram stop is a light rail stop situated between Woodside Green and Ashburton Park in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. The stop is located on the site of the former Woodside railway station of the Woodside and South Croydon Railway; the old station buildings survive, though not used by Tramlink.

Located at 51.387, -0.065566 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Blackhorse Lane tram stop

Blackhorse Lane tram stop is a light rail stop in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London.

Located at 51.3849, -0.070329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Addiscombe tram stop

Addiscombe tram stop is a light rail stop in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. The tram stop is served by Tramlink routes: 1 (Central Croydon to Elmers End) 2 (Central Croydon to Beckenham) Bus stops adjacent to the tram stop provide interchange with the following bus services (as of December 2010): 289 – Elmers End – Central Croydon – Purley; 312 – Norwood Junction – Central Croydon – South Croydon.

Located at 51.3799, -0.073222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Harrington Road tram stop

Harrington Road tram stop is a light rail stop in South Norwood in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. Harrington Road is in a residential area, and along with Woodside tram stop is the nearest tram stop to the town of South Norwood. Beckenham Cemetery lies immediately to the east. The tram stop is served by Tramlink route 2, which connects central Croydon with Beckenham. The stop is at ground level on double track, with platforms on each side of the track.

Located at 51.3997, -0.0605 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

South Norwood Leisure Centre

South Norwood Leisure Centre is a leisure centre located on Portland Road in South Norwood in the Croydon, London. It contains a 25m sized swimming pool with seating for spectators. The centre is managed by Fusion Lifestyle and Sport Croydon.

Located at 51.3936, -0.0675 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues in London, Sport in Croydon, Leisure in Croydon, Buildings and structures in Croydon, Swimming venues in London, Visitor attractions in Croydon

Ashburton Park

Ashburton Park is a park located in Woodside, in the London Borough of Croydon, and takes its name from nearby Ashburton. The park is located next to Woodside tram stop, where Tramlink routes 1 and 2 service the park. It is on the junction of Lower Addiscombe Road and Spring Lane. The park covers an area of 18½ acres (7.49 hectares). The park includes a village green, pentanque terrain, bowling green, tennis and basketball courts and a café (derelict for several years).

Located at 51.3852, -0.06709 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Addington Hills

Addington Hills is a park in Upper Shirley, London, England. It is managed by the London Borough of Croydon. It was part of the old parish of Addington before the suburb of Shirley was developed in the 1930s. The site consists largely of woodland on a gravel bed, with London's largest area of heathland at its heart. It is a Site of Metropolitan Importance. It is a peaceful area with many pathways close to central Croydon.

Located at 51.363, -0.058 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Coombe Lane tram stop

Coombe Lane tram stop is a light rail stop in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. It is located next to Addington Hills serving Royal Russell School and the Ballards residential estate close to Upper Shirley, Addington and Coombe. The tram stop is served by Tramlink route 3, which connects Wimbledon with New Addington via central Croydon. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Coombe Lane tram stop

Located at 51.3598, -0.0601 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tramlink stops in Croydon

Addington Park

Addington Park is a park situated in Addington in the London Borough of Croydon. The park covers an area of 24.5 acres .

Located at 51.356, -0.038 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Addiscombe Recreation Ground

Addiscombe Recreation Ground, commonly known as Bingham Park, is a park situated in Addiscombe, London. The park is managed by London Borough of Croydon. Addiscombe tram stop is located just next to the recreation ground, and is served by Tramlink routes 1 and 2. The area covers 8 acres .

Located at 51.3775, -0.0705556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Apsley Road Playground

Apsley Road Playground is a park and playground situated in South Norwood, London, England. It is managed by the London Borough of Croydon. The park is mainly located on Apsley Road which is also the main entrance for the park. It is more targeted to the surrounding residential area. The playground's nearest Tramlink stop is Harrington Road, which is served by Route 2.

Located at 51.3961, -0.0674 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon, 1951 establishments, Playgrounds

Ashburton Playing Fields

Ashburton Playing Fields is a playing field located in Woodside, London. It is managed by the London Borough of Croydon. Monks Orchard, the playing fields run from Bywood Avenue in the north to Chaucer Green in the west and Woodville Avenue in the east, the houses in Stroud Green Way back onto the western boundary. Tramlink service for the park are Arena and Woodside - Route 1 and Route 2. It covers an area of 49.5 acres .

Located at 51.3844, -0.0546 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Coombe Wood

Coombe Wood is a small woodland and garden area in the old village of Coombe, Upper Shirley, in the London Borough of Croydon near the junction of Coombe Lane and Conduit Lane. The Coombe Wood Gardens are divided into a series of rooms which together give an all year round display of shrubs and plants set against a backdrop of mature woodland.

Located at 51.361, -0.067 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Croydon

Ashburton (ward)

Ashburton is a ward in the London Borough of Croydon, in London in the United Kingdom. The ward is wider than the Ashburton area, covering the main retail area of Addiscombe, the Stroud Green, Tollgate and Longheath Garden estates, and large parts of northern Shirley. The ward currently forms part of the Croydon Central constituency, which is one of the most marginal in the country, 75 votes separating the Conservatives and Labour.

Located at 51.385, -0.057 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Croydon

Bingham Road Halt railway station

Bingham Road railway station was a railway station in Addiscombe, Croydon at grid reference TQ342662. It was opened on 1 July 1906 by the South Eastern and Chatham Railway. Two wooden platforms without buildings were constructed, on the north side of Bingham Road, on the embankment of the existing Woodside and South Croydon Railway. The halt closed on 15 March 1915 as a wartime economy measure.

Located at 51.379, -0.0731 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Croydon, Railway stations opened in 1906, Railway stations opened in 1935, Railway stations closed in 1915, Railway stations closed in 1983, Former South Eastern Railway (UK) stations

Woodside (London) railway station

Woodside railway station was opened by July 1871 by the Mid-Kent Railway, to serve a nearby race course. A ramp facilitated the loading of racehorses. After the course closed in 1890, use of the station decreased. The former down bay platform fell into disuse in 1917 following closure of the line to Selsdon. The line to Selsdon was reopened upon electrification in 1935 with through services to London. By the early 1960s patronage of the station was in decline .

Located at 51.3874, -0.0647 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Croydon, Railway stations opened in 1871, Railway stations closed in 1997

St. John's Church of England Primary School, Croydon

St. John's Church of England Primary School is a primary school in Spring Park Road, Shirley, Croydon, South London. It takes a single form of entry (about 30 pupils) each year, from 'Reception' (ages 4–5) to 'Class 6' (ages 10–11). It is linked to the neighbouring St John's Church in Shirley. Its school crest includes the Shirley Poppy, developed by one of that church's vicars.

Located at 51.3722, -0.0508333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Croydon, Primary schools in the Anglican Diocese of Southwark

Beckenham Crematorium and Cemetery

Beckenham Crematorium and Cemetery is a cemetery in the London Borough of Bromley

Located at 51.4017, -0.0569444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cemeteries in London, Parks and open spaces in Bromley, Religion in Bromley

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