in Knowsley of England, United Kingdom
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd (Unesco heritage, 43 mi)
- Blaenavon Industrial Landscape (Unesco heritage, 114 mi)
- Frontiers of the Roman Empire (Unesco heritage, 122 mi)
- Eccleston Park Golf Club (Golf course, 1 mi)
- Bowring Park Golf Course (Golf course, 4 mi)
- Houghwood Golf (Golf course, 5 mi)
- Haydock Park Golf Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Mossock Hall Golf Club (Golf course, 8 mi)
- Porters Wood Golf Course (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Beacon Park Golf Country Club (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Hindley Hall Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Gathurst Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Hurlston Hall Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- 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:
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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 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
Best Western Everglades Park
Travelodge Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Hampton by Hilton Liverpool-John Lennon Airport
St. Helens (A580/East Lancs)
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Carmel College (St Helens)
Carmel College is a sixth form college located in the borough of St Helens, Merseyside.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Eccleston Park is an area of Prescot, Merseyside, England. It is served by Eccleston Park railway station.
De La Salle School, St Helens
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.
Loyola Hall or Loyola Hall Jesuit Spirituality Centre is a retreat house run by the Society of Jesus in Rainhill, Merseyside.
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