Whiston
in Knowsley of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.420 and -2.789 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 25' 11" and W -2° 47' 20"
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: 11:03 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:05 am and 8:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Whiston

Whiston in Knowsley (England) is a town located in United Kingdom about 173 mi (or 279 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.

Time in Whiston is now 11:03 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Whiston, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Liverpool John Lennon Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), South. 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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 31 mi (or 51 km), South. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are some options within driving distance. 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: Prescot, Eccleston, St Helens, Knowsley and Widnes. 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 / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1021.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 18% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

21°C (69 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

18°C (65 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

VILLAGE LIVERPOOL

Address
1,4 mi
FALLOWS WAY
L35 1RZ Whiston,Prescot
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hillcrest

Address
2,8 mi
Cronton Lane 75
WA8 9AR Widnes
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Best Western Everglades Park

Address
3,7 mi
Derby Road
WA8 3UJ Widnes
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 23:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: closed


Travelodge Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Address
5,9 mi
Speke Hall Avenue No1,Speke
L24 1UX LIVERPOOL
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hampton by Hilton Liverpool-John Lennon Airport

Address
6,3 mi
Speke Hall Avenue
L241YD Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


St. Helens (A580/East Lancs)

Address
2,1 mi
GARSWOOD OLD ROAD EAST LANCS ROAD
WA11 7LX St Helens
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Liverpool North

Address
5,2 mi
NORTHERN PERIMETER ROAD NETHERTON
L30 7PT Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE WIDNES

Address
4,7 mi
FIDDLERS FERRY ROAD
WA8 0HA WIDNES
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Campanile Runcorn

Address
5,9 mi
Lowlands Road
WA7 5TP Runcorn
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 6:30 - 23:00


Liverpool Rainhill

Address
1,7 mi
804 WARRINGTON ROAD RAINHILL
L35 6PE LIVERPOOL
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

PSD Vehicle Sales Reviews - St Helens - Car Dealerships St Helens Reviews

Published: September 28, 2014
Length: 44:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: StHelensBusinessReviews

Reviewed PSD Vehicle Sales is a top reviewed car dealership in St Helens, Merseyside. This video display a selection of excellent reviews and testimonials which have been left...


Prescot Parish Church

Published: November 14, 2013
Length: 03:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prescot Church

A look around Prescot Church Inside & Outside.


Harrison Collier - Prescot, Merseyside

Published: December 04, 2014
Length: 14:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GlobalFilmMakers

http://www.harrisoncollier.co.uk/ Tel: 0151 426 8855 Harrison Collier specialise in the design and manufacture of handmade kitchens and interior furniture. Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.c...


carpet cleaners Prescot Merseyside

Published: June 11, 2014
Length: 05:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Will Phillips

Are you looking for a carpet cleaning company in Prescot? eco-steam clean are local carpet cleaners who specialise in cleaning carpets, why not give us a cal...


Official Opening of Knowsley Park Centre for Learning

Published: October 28, 2009
Length: 41:47 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: knowsleycouncil

Knowsley Park Centre for Learning in Prescot, Knowsley, holds an official opening ceremony. The centre replaces Prescot and Higherside secondary schools as part of the borough's £150m Building...


Half an Hour at (62) - Rainhill Station 29.9.14 - class 142 156 185 St Helens Prescot Liverpool

Published: September 30, 2014
Length: 35:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

For this video, the location needs no introduction to Rail enthusiasts, as it is home to the famous Rainhill Trials. This is a very well kept station serving Rainhill, a small residential town...


Rocket 150 Train Cavalcade 1980

Published: December 15, 2014
Length: 35:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: citytransportinfo

This film is a promotional for my Flickr photo album showing trains photographed when I attended the 1980 Rocket 150 event at Rainhill, as described below. The 'Rocket 150' event was held...


46233 Duchess of Sutherland 27th July 2013 20.50p.m

Published: August 11, 2013
Length: 49:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kenny S

L.M.S Coronation class 4-6-2 no 46223 Duchess of Sutherland (6233) passing over the M57 motorway viewed from Stadt Moers Park, Whiston after just passing through Prescot railway station on...


Tour of Britain @IGSigmaSport Stage 3 #ITT @ #Knowsley #AllezIGSigmaSport #ToB2013

Published: September 19, 2013
Length: 28:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: spragger

IG Sigma Sport at start of Tour of Britain Individual Time Trial @ Knowsley, Prescot Merseyside.


Tour of Britain Bradley Wiggins winning the #ITT @ #Knowsley #ToB2013 #AllezWiggo

Published: September 17, 2013
Length: 00:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: spragger

Bradley Wiggins winning the Individual Time Trial on the streets of Prescot in the Knowsley Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain 20130917 134821.


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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.

Metropolitan Borough of St Helens

The Metropolitan Borough of St Helens is a metropolitan borough of Merseyside, in North West England. It is named after its largest town St Helens, and covers an area which includes the settlements of Newton-le-Willows, Earlestown, Haydock, Rainhill, Eccleston, Clock Face, Billinge and Rainford. The Metropolitan Borough Council is made up of 48 councillors, with three representing each of the 16 wards of the borough.

Located at 53.454, -2.746 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
St Helens, Merseyside, Metropolitan boroughs, Local government in St Helens, Merseyside, Liverpool City Region, Local government districts of North West England

Whiston Rural District

Whiston Rural District was a rural district of the administrative county of Lancashire, England. It was created in 1895 by renaming the Prescot Rural District when the parish of Prescot was removed from that rural district and created a separate urban district. Later the parish of Speke was incorporated into the City of Liverpool and Ditton into the Municipal Borough of Widnes.

Located at 53.3833, -2.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Merseyside, History of Cheshire, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972

Prescot Parish Church

Prescot Parish Church, dedicated to St Mary, is located in the town of Prescot, Merseyside, England. It is designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building, and is an active Anglican parish church.

Located at 53.4285, -2.8063 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Knowsley, Church of England churches in Merseyside, Grade I listed churches, Grade I listed buildings in Merseyside, Religious buildings completed in 1610, Anglican Diocese of Liverpool, English Gothic architecture

Knowsley North and Sefton East (UK Parliament constituency)

Knowsley North and Sefton East was a county constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elected one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.

Located at 53.461, -2.828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1997, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies disestablished in 2010, Politics of Knowsley, Politics of Sefton, Parliamentary constituencies in North West England (historic)

Knowsley South (UK Parliament constituency)

Knowsley South was a constituency in Merseyside, represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elected one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. It existed from 1983 to 2010.

Located at 53.425, -2.824 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1983, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies disestablished in 2010, Politics of Knowsley, Parliamentary constituencies in North West England (historic)

Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park is a zoological park and tourist attraction in the borough of Knowsley on the outskirts of Liverpool, England. Knowsley Safari Park is a member of British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA) and European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). The safari park contributes to conservation and research through links with conservation projects and its links with universities in Liverpool, Chester and Manchester.

Located at 53.442, -2.812 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Knowsley, Visitor attractions in Merseyside, Zoos in England, Buildings and structures in Merseyside

Liverpool St Helens F.C

Liverpool St Helens Football Club is an English rugby union team formed from the merger of Liverpool Football Club and St. Helens RUFC. The club currently plays in North 1 West. The institution is often confused with either Liverpool F.C. or St Helens RLFC.

Located at 53.4708, -2.77895 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sports clubs established in 1857, Sport in St Helens, Merseyside, English rugby union teams, 1857 establishments in England

A5300 road

The A5300 or Knowsley Expressway is a trunk road in Merseyside, England. It runs three miles (5 km) from its junction with the A562 to its junction with the M62, where it becomes the M57. Along its course it crosses the Liverpool to Manchester Line Southern route.

Located at 53.384, -2.7998 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Merseyside

Huyton railway station

Huyton railway station serves the area of Huyton in Merseyside, England. The station acts as an interchange between the Liverpool-Wigan Line and the northern route of the Liverpool-Manchester Line which diverge soon after the station. It is one of the busier stations on these lines. The station is close to the shopping centre and bus station.

Located at 53.41, -2.843 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Knowsley, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1830, Railway stations served by Northern Rail, DfT Category D stations

Knowsley Road

Knowsley Road was a stadium located in Eccleston, St Helens, Merseyside. It was the home of St Helens RLFC from 1890 until its closure in 2010. St Helens Town FC played their home fixtures at Knowsley Road from 2002 until 2010. For a period, the venue also hosted Liverpool FC Reserves. The stadium was demolished during Spring 2011 and a new construction then known as Cunningham Grange is being built, named after club legend, Keiron Cunningham.

Located at 53.4517, -2.76444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in St Helens, Merseyside, St Helens RFC, Defunct rugby league venues in England, Sports venues in Merseyside

Whiston railway station

Whiston railway station serves the district of Whiston in Merseyside, England. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Northern Rail. It lies on the northern route of the Liverpool to Manchester Line, the original Liverpool and Manchester Railway. It opened in October 1990, at a cost of £420,000.

Located at 53.414, -2.796 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Knowsley, Railway stations opened by British Rail, Railway stations opened in 1990, Railway stations served by Northern Rail, DfT Category E stations

Rainhill railway station

Rainhill railway station serves the district of Rainhill in Merseyside, England. It is situated on the northern route of the Liverpool to Manchester Line, forming part of the Liverpool City Line. The original Liverpool and Manchester Railway which opened in 1830. The station, and all trains serving it, are operated by Northern Rail on behalf of Merseytravel and are branded as Merseyrail services.

Located at 53.4171, -2.7676 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in St Helens, Merseyside, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1830, Grade II listed railway stations, Railway stations served by Northern Rail, DfT Category E stations

Huyton with Roby Urban District

Huyton with Roby Urban District was a local government district in Lancashire, England from 1894 to 1974. It consisted of the civil parish of Huyton with Roby which comprised the settlements of Huyton and Roby. It replaced the Huyton with Roby urban sanitary district.

Located at 53.412, -2.843 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Lancashire, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, Local government in Knowsley, Urban districts of England

Prescot Urban District

Prescot Urban District was a local government district in the administrative county of Lancashire, England from 1894 to 1974. the main settlement of the district was the town of Prescot. In 1974 it was abolished and its former area was transferred to Merseyside to be combined with that of Huyton with Roby Urban District, Kirkby Urban District, parts of Whiston Rural District and parts of West Lancashire Rural District to form the present-day Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley.

Located at 53.428, -2.803 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Lancashire, Knowsley, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, Urban districts of England

Prescot Playhouse

The Prescot Playhouse was a purpose-built Elizabethan theatre in the Lancashire town of Prescot. It was built in approximately 1593, and was demolished in the early 17th century. It was a cockpit design. It was one of the few free-standing theatres outside of London, and most probably served the gentry visiting the Earl of Derby in nearby Knowsley. Several Shakespeare plays were performed there.

Located at 53.428, -2.803 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1593 establishments in England, 17th-century disestablishments, Buildings and structures in Knowsley, Theatres in Merseyside, Former theatres in England

Carmel College (St Helens)

Carmel College is a sixth form college located in the borough of St Helens, Merseyside.

Located at 53.4422, -2.76972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Sixth form colleges in Merseyside, Educational institutions established in 1987, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Liverpool, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in the United Kingdom, Education in St Helens, Merseyside, 1987 establishments in England

Prescot reservoir

In 1857 two small holding reservoirs were built in Prescot to receive water from the Rivington reservoirs. These held sufficient water to supply Liverpool for two days. In 1892 water from Lake Vyrnwy supplemented the water stored in Prescot. Four smaller reservoirs were built with a capacity of 200 million gallons, sufficient to supply Liverpool for four days.

Located at 53.4386, -2.79917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Drinking water reservoirs in England, Buildings and structures in Merseyside

A.F.C. Liverpool

A.F.C. Liverpool is a semi-professional English football club set up by 1,000 Liverpool Football Club fans in 2008. Fans are able to buy into the club on a 'one member-one vote' basis. The club kicked off the 2010–11 season in North West Counties League Division One. In the 2012–13 season they will play in the North West Counties Football League Premier Division. The club was formed in 2008 and won the North West Counties First Division Trophy in its inaugural season.

Located at 53.4319, -2.80481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in England, Fan-owned English League football clubs, Co-operatives in the United Kingdom, Association football clubs established in 2008, Sport in Liverpool, Football clubs in Merseyside, Liverpool F.C., 2008 establishments in England, North West Counties Football League clubs

Valerie Park

Valerie Park, traditionally known as Hope Street, is a stadium in Prescot, Merseyside. It is located on Eaton Street in the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley. It is home to Prescot Cables of the Northern Premier League and, since their formation in 2008, A.F.C. Liverpool of the North West Counties Football League. Located about a kilometre from Prescot railway station, the capacity is around 3,200.

Located at 53.4319, -2.80481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in England, Sports venues in Merseyside, Defunct rugby league venues in England

Stadt Moers Park

Stadt Moers Park is a public park located in Whiston, Merseyside in the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley. The park cover 220 acres of land between Whiston and Huyton.

Located at 53.4079, -2.81305 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Knowsley, Urban public parks, Parks and open spaces in Merseyside

Huyton & Prescot Golf Club

Huyton & Prescot Golf Club is a mature parkland golf course in Merseyside. Originally designed by James Braid, it was established in 1905 on the old Atherton family home and estate, Hurst Park. Prior to the Athertons, the rich colliery owner, Richard Evans had lived there and had spent considerable money creating the estate and current Club House which is now a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.42, -2.82 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Golf clubs and courses in England

Eccleston Park

Eccleston Park is an area of Prescot, Merseyside, England. It is served by Eccleston Park railway station.

Located at 53.432, -2.7846 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Merseyside

De La Salle School, St Helens

Located at 53.4556, -2.7695 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Comprehensive schools in St Helens, Merseyside, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Liverpool

Huyton Hill Preparatory School

Huyton Hill Preparatory School was a school for boys ages 8 to 13 focused on preparation for entering a Public School, open from 1926 to 1969. The school is one of several that were evacuated from cities in England at the outbreak of World War II to escape the risk of German bombs. It was known for a progressive, liberal approach to discipline.

Located at 53.4122, -2.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Boys' schools in Merseyside, Educational institutions established in 1926, 1926 establishments in England, Defunct schools in Liverpool, Educational institutions disestablished in 1969, 1969 disestablishments in England

Loyola Hall

Loyola Hall or Loyola Hall Jesuit Spirituality Centre is a retreat house run by the Society of Jesus in Rainhill, Merseyside.

Located at 53.4097, -2.75187 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade II listed buildings in Merseyside, Country houses in Merseyside

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23 Aug
2019

Wild Girls
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Frankie Allen LIVE - St Helens
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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25 Aug
2019

Open House Festival Bangor: Bobby Analog (Body Fusion) Crilli D&B And Friends
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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26 Aug
2019

I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In St Helens
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In Prescot
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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27 Aug
2019

ECITB Confined Spaces - Low Risk
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Property Tuesdays! Free Property Networking Event In Prescot
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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28 Aug
2019

St Helens College Adult Enrolment And Information Event
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Shinrin Yoku (Forest Bathing)
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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WEIGHT LOSS WEDNESDAYS! Free Weekly Support Group In St Helens
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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29 Aug
2019

St Helens College Adult Enrolment And Information Event
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Ditch Your Stabilisers
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30 Aug
2019

Xander And The Peace Pirates At Alchemy
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Open House Festival Bangor: Mount Palomar
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31 Aug
2019

Our Time BumptoBaby And Beyond Event
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
ویتسن، مرزیساید, Whiston i Merseyside, วิสตัน