Whetstone
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.633 and -0.167 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 37' 59" and W -0° 10' 0"
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: 04:16 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:58 am and 5:29 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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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

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: 2024-02-22 08:21:11

Delve into Whetstone

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

Current time in Whetstone is now 04:16 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Whetstone, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Northolt in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 km), South-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 Tower of London in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), South-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 4 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wood Green, Hendon, Potters Bar, Enfield Town and Camden Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 45 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 988 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 74% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 24th of February 2024

5°C (41 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of February 2024

6°C (42 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 26th of February 2024

5°C (40 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Lodge Drive Serviced Apartments

Address
2,8 mi
Lodge Drive 4-8
N13 5LB London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:30 - 17:30
Weekend: closed


Royal Chace

Address
3,3 mi
The Ridgeway 162
EN2 8AR London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 23:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


West Lodge Park A Beales Hotel

Address
1,9 mi
West Lodge Park, Cockfosters Road
EN4 0PY Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Windsor Holiday Apartments

Address
3,8 mi
73 High Street
London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bay Tree House B&B

Address
1,7 mi
59 Brookdale
N11 1BS London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Crompton House Serviced Apartments

Address
1,9 mi
High Street 17
EN5 5UJ Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 15:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


Savoro Restaurant with Rooms

Address
2,2 mi
206 High Street
EN5 5SZ Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


MStay Golders Green

Address
4,3 mi
To 150 Golders,146 Golders Green Road
NW11 8HE London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Crompton Court Serviced Apartments

Address
3,5 mi
Mayes Road 126
N22 6SY London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 15:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


Hendon Hall

Address
3,5 mi
Ashley Lane 1
NW4 1HF London
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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An Hour at New Barnet 3/4/2013

Published: April 04, 2013
Length: 14:42 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: All Tickets Please

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Angeluka's Gents Hairdressers - Hot Towel Shave (Part 4)

Published: September 11, 2014
Length: 07:59 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Angeluka's Gents Hairdressers

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Published: September 11, 2014
Length: 56:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Published: September 11, 2014
Length: 57:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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Length: 50:20 min
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Angeluka's Gents Hairdressers - Hot Towel Shave (Part 2)

Published: September 11, 2014
Length: 05:50 min
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1Z28 - 60019 (4464) Bittern powers south through New Barnet Station 28/4/2013

Published: April 29, 2013
Length: 18:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: All Tickets Please

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Psychology - Classical and Operant conditioning experiment

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 49:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Joshua Down

This was a short clip I made for my Psychology class at St Mary's High school (Hendon), to help explain Classical and Operant conditioning using my dog 'Ferdi'.


Bike after clean

Published: November 10, 2012
Length: 04:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BigFatBiker

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Belmont Avenue, EN4

Published: March 27, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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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 Barnet

The London Borough of Barnet is a London borough in North London, England, forming part of Outer London. It is the second largest London borough by population with 331,500 inhabitants and covers an area of 86.74 square kilometres . It borders Hertfordshire to the north and five other London boroughs: Harrow and Brent to the west, Camden and Haringey to the south-east and Enfield to the east. The borough was formed in 1965 from parts of the counties of Middlesex and Hertfordshire.

Located at 51.6254, -0.1527 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
London boroughs, London Borough of Barnet, 1965 establishments in the United Kingdom, Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), Pakistani-British culture in London

East Barnet Urban District

East Barnet was a local government district in south Hertfordshire from 1863 to 1965 around the town of East Barnet. The district was created under the Local Government Act 1858 on September 25, 1863, as East Barnet Valley Local Government District. The district was governed by a local board. Apart from the parish of East Barnet, the local board's area included surrounding areas of the parishes of Chipping Barnet in Hertfordshire and Enfield, Monken Hadley and South Mimms in Middlesex.

Located at 51.643, -0.161 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts abolished by the London Government Act 1963, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Local Government Districts created by the Local Government Act 1858, History of Barnet, History of local government in London (1889–1965), Urban districts of England

The Compton School

The Compton School is situated on Summers Lane, North Finchley, London, England. It is an academy school for boys and girls aged eleven to sixteen and the school years range from year 7 to year 11. It is located on the site of Finchley Manorhill School, which was progressively closed in the late 1980s. The buildings were reopened as The Compton School in 1992. The school became a Beacon school in 1999, and has been a Technology College since 2001.

Located at 51.6164, -0.154794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Academies in Barnet, Educational institutions established in 1956, Technology Colleges in London, Training schools in England, Secondary schools in Barnet, 1956 establishments in England

Friern Barnet Secondary School

Friern Barnet School (FBS) is a mixed comprehensive school with approximately 800 students. The school is situated at the end of Hemington Avenue in Friern Barnet, North London. It is a short distance from the former Friern Barnet Town Hall (now converted to flats), and other local school The Compton School.

Located at 51.6164, -0.154794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Comprehensive schools in Barnet, Arts Colleges in England

Oak Hill Wood

Oak Hill Wood is a 10 hectare Local Nature Reserve and a Site of Borough Importance for Nature Conservation Grade I, in East Barnet, London. It is owned by the London Borough of Barnet and managed by the London Wildlife Trust. It is an ancient woodland, dominated by pedunculate oak, hornbeam and ash. A shrub layer includes hawthorns, field maples and wild service trees, and among the ground flora are bluebells and wood anenomes.

Located at 51.6409, -0.1521 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Nature Reserves in England, Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet, Ancient woods of London

Oak Hill Park (Barnet)

Oak Hill Park is in East Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is one of Barnet's premier parks and received a Green Flag Award for 2009-10. It is a large area of parkland with a wide range of facilities, including an outdooor gym, a bowls green, football pitches, a golf course, three tennis courts, a multi-sports court and a play area for toddlers. Oak Hill Woods dates back to at least the eleventh century, when it was owned by the church.

Located at 51.6378, -0.1549 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Belmont Open Space, Cockfosters

Belmont Open Space is a one hectare public park and Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation in Cockfosters in the London Borough of Barnet. It is a small, mainly grass area, behind local residential streets. It has a fair number of wild flowers, such as garlic mustard and cow parsley. Mature trees include oaks and horse chestnuts. The local RSPB has recorded an impressive list of birds, including green, great spotted and lesser spotted woodpeckers, sparrowhawks, and blackcaps.

Located at 51.647, -0.157 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Greenhill Gardens

Greenhill Gardens is a 1.6 hectare public park in High Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. Its main feature is an ornamental lake with a wooded island, which attracts many birds, and it also has a grassed area with scattered mature trees. It is a Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation. The park is the small surviving part of large country estate known as Pricklers, named after a medieval family called Prittle.

Located at 51.6446, -0.1824 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Friary Park

Friary Park is a 9 hectare formal Edwardian park in Friern Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is owned and managed by Barnet Council, and has a children's playground, tennis courts, a bowling green, a pitch and putt, a skateboard park and a cafe. It is a Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation, and has received a Green Flag Award. The site was home to the Knights Hospitaller in the Middle Ages, and of Friern Barnet Manor House from the sixteenth century.

Located at 51.6185, -0.1624 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Swan Lane Open Space

Swan Lane Open Space is a public park in Whetstone in the London Borough of Barnet. It is the smallest of Barnet's sixteen 'Premier Parks'. It has a children's playground, a café, and a pond which was formerly used for model boating but is now covered with reeds and water plants. Much of it is mown grass and trees, including giant redwoods and a Cedar of Lebanon, but it also has more natural areas managed for nature conservation.

Located at 51.6247, -0.179167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Barfield Allotments Nature Park

Barfield Allotments Nature Park is a small Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation in Whetstone in the London Borough of Barnet. It was formerly used as allotments, and when these were abandoned there were plans to turn it into a formal play area, but this met with local opposition when slow worms and common lizards were found, showing its value for wildlife. A small playground was installed in the north-east corner, while the remainder became a wildlife site.

Located at 51.627, -0.158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet

Oakleigh Park Rail Cutting

Oakleigh Park Rail Cutting is an 8 hectare Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation in Oakleigh Park in the London Borough of Barnet. It is on the East Coast Main Line between Oakleigh Park railway station and the tunnel to its south. The site is a wide railway cutting with a diversity of habitat which provides a good example of railway ecology. The eastern bank has extensive brambles with clumps of blackthorn and hawthorn, and herbs such as rosebay willowherb and michaelmas daisy.

Located at 51.633, -0.162 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Railway cuttings in the United Kingdom

capture of the webcam Haringey: A406/Telford Rd/Bowes Rd

Haringey: A406/Telford Rd/Bowes Rd, Haringey (source)

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Haringey: Bowes Rd/Brownlow Rd, Haringey (source)

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North West London: A504 Est End Rd/A406 Nth Circ Rd, North West London (source)

capture of the webcam Haringey: A406 North Circular Rd/Telford Rd/Bounds Green Rd

Haringey: A406 North Circular Rd/Telford Rd/Bounds Green Rd, Haringey (source)

capture of the webcam Barnet: Finchley High Rd/A406

Barnet: Finchley High Rd/A406, Barnet (source)

capture of the webcam Haringey: A406 Pinkham Way/Colney Hatch Ln

Haringey: A406 Pinkham Way/Colney Hatch Ln, Haringey (source)

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Whetstone