Rickford
in North Somerset of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.331 and -2.742 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 19' 51" and W -2° 44' 30"
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: 10:44 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:58 am and 4:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-01-24 08:22:08

Discover Rickford

Rickford in North Somerset (England) is a place in United Kingdom about 113 mi (or 182 km) west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Rickford is now 10:44 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 10 airports near Rickford, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North. 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 Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 32 mi (or 51 km), North. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Burrington, Blagdon, Churchill, Butcombe and Brockley. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 6°C / 42 °F

Morning Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Evening Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1033 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 25th of January 2022

5°C (41 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 26th of January 2022

6°C (43 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 27th of January 2022

9°C (47 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol South - Cadbury House

Address
4,2 mi
Frost Hill Congresbury
BS49 5AD Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn BRISTOL AIRPORT

Address
1,7 mi
A38 Bridgwater Road,Cowslip Green
BS40 5RB Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Meadow Cottage

Address
2,3 mi
Lye Hole Lane, Redhill
BS40 5RN Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 17:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hampton by Hilton Bristol Airport

Address
3,8 mi
Bristol Airport
BS48 3DY Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Penscot Inn

Address
2,8 mi
Shipham
BS25 1TW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Acorns Guest House

Address
4,3 mi
Old Farm, Downside Road
BS48 3DN Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 16:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Lyncombe Lodge Hotel

Address
3,1 mi
Lyncomber Drive
BS25 5PQ Bishop Sutton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Winford Manor Bristol Airport

Address
4,2 mi
Old Hill
BS40 8DW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bristol Sidcot (A38)

Address
4,0 mi
BRIDGEWATER ROAD WINSCOMBE, NR. BRISTOL
BS25 1NN City of Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Rising Sun

Address
5,4 mi
West Town Road 91
BS48 3BH Backwell,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Rowberrow session it

Published: August 02, 2011
Length: 34:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: fudgepinner

It was a nice warm day so I thought why not head out to rowberrow and mess about in the woods with the gopro. Had great fun then headed back to Bad Ass bikes to catch up with the guys and book...


Rowberrow Snow 3rd Feb 09

Published: February 03, 2009
Length: 45:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: WildCogs

Wild Cogs at Rowberrow playing in the snow.


UCET - GB Cave, Mendips - 5th Oct 2014

Published: October 14, 2014
Length: 01:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tony Salusbury

Take a trip with the United Cavers Exploration Team as we visit GB Cave in the Mendip Hills, Somerset on Sunday 5th October 2014.


MTB Mendips

Published: August 17, 2010
Length: 24:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jasonkingvocalist

A couple of jumps I found on the Mendips so I decided to give them ago! Lucky for me my friend had his hand help video camera........... Comments welcome :)


The Cycle To 'All Saints' Wrington, June 2011, Part 1

Published: October 02, 2012
Length: 38:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: semw52

Hannah Moore-1745--1833 -the writer, educator of the poor lived in the village and John Locke 1632-1704--the world famous philosopher, statesman and christian was born in a cottage close to...


airstream bunk proto 2.mov

Published: March 25, 2010
Length: 58:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dave Forman

concept for adding bunk beds on our '56 Airstream.


Luke Pearce | RedHill Chills'

Published: September 09, 2013
Length: 17:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: HamishCampbellFilms

Went down to RedHill and got some clips, also sorry about the sketchy twixtor. Can we get 50 LIKES for the 30ft gap!?!?!?!? Also there was one messed up twixtor bit on the huge jump sorry for...


Easystar over Blagdon.mov

Published: February 21, 2010
Length: 37:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: milo sweet

Second attempt with the on-board camera.


A quick film of my disco lights before the wedding guests arrived at Coombe Lodge, Bristol

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chris Quenon

A wedding reception mobile disco DJ at Coombe Lodge, Blagdon near Bristol. 1x Acme ImpossibLED 2x Acme InvicibLED 2x Acme Dynarock 1x LEDJ Pixelbar.


How To Set Up A Successful Therapy Business http://www.growyourtherapybusiness.com

Published: August 09, 2010
Length: 34:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gill warren

http://www.growyourtherapybusiness.com I am so excited to say my book " Set Up A Therapy Business: a step by step guide" will be available from Amazon from 31 August. In this video I explain...


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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.

Lulsgate Plateau

Lulsgate Plateau is the name given to the Carboniferous Limestone hills which form a northern outlier of the Mendip Hills, southwest of Bristol, England, approximately 600 feet above sea level, which has been occupied since prehistoric times. 40x40px Look up coombe in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. The major feature on the plateau is Bristol International Airport.

Located at 51.3667, -2.71667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
North Somerset, Geography of Somerset, Mendip Hills

Black Down, Somerset

Black Down is the highest hill in the Mendip Hills, Somerset, in south-western England. Black Down lies just a few miles eastward of the Bristol Channel at Weston-super-Mare, and provides a view over the Chew Valley. The summit is marked with an Ordnance Survey trig point, the base of which has been rebuilt by the Mendip Hills AONB authority. The shortest route of ascent goes from the Burrington Combe car park and is approximately 1 km long.

Located at 51.3116, -2.7417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Marilyns of England, Mendip Hills, Hills of Somerset

Aveline's Hole

Aveline's Hole is a cave at Burrington Combe in the limestone of the Mendip Hills, in Somerset, England. The earliest scientifically dated cemetery in Britain was found at Aveline's Hole. The human bone fragments it contained, from about 21 different individuals, are thought to be between roughly 10,200 and 10,400 years old. A series of inscribed crosses found on the wall of the Aveline's Hole cave are believed to date from the early Mesolithic period just after the Ice Age.

Located at 51.3247, -2.75333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves, Wild caves

Upper Flood Swallet

Upper Flood Swallet which was originally known as Blackmoor Flood Swallet, is a cave near Charterhouse, in the carboniferous limestone of the Mendip Hills, in Somerset, England. The cave is part of the Cheddar Complex SSSI. The entrance was revealed in the Great Flood of 1968, giving the cave its name. It was dug consistently since then with breakthroughs occurring in 1971, 1972, 1985 and 2006. At of September 2008 it is over 3.5 km in length and around 125m deep.

Located at 51.2988, -2.71037 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves, Wild caves

Pierre's Pot

Pierre's Pot is a cave in Burrington Combe on the Mendip Hills in Somerset, England. The cave was discovered in 1983 and has two main levels, the lower level being reached through an extremely tight rift. There is an active streamway and sump which, following a 15 m dive, leads to another streamway and a number of passages. The derivation of the cave's name is from one of the nicknames of Mike "Fish" Jeanmarie of the Axbridge Caving Group in the early 1960s.

Located at 51.3216, -2.7515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves

Mendips Raceway

Mendips Raceway is a motorsport venue in the Mendip Hills in Somerset, England. It is located on the rim of Batts Combe quarry between Shipham and Charterhouse. The oval shaped circuit is used for racing hot rods, stock cars, Hotstox, bangers and demolition events. The circuit, which was opened in 1969, features an oval and a figure of eight layout.

Located at 51.2976, -2.7706 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mendip Hills, Motorsport venues in England, Sport in Somerset

Charterhouse Camp

Charterhouse Camp is a univallate Iron Age hill fort in the Mendip district of Somerset, England. The hill fort is situated approximately 0.6 miles east from the village of Charterhouse. There is some evidence, in the form of burials in local caves, of human occupation since the late Neolithic times and the early Bronze Age.

Located at 51.3004, -2.7099 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Somerset, Hill forts in Somerset, Iron Age Britain

Tyning's Barrow Swallet

Tyning's Barrow Swallet is a cave between Charterhouse and Shipham in the limestone of the Mendip Hills, in Somerset, England. The cave is close to GB Cave and also to Charterhouse Cave, the deepest cave in the region. Tyning's Barrow Swallet is 1.29 km in length and reaches a depth of 132 m .

Located at 51.3041, -2.75973 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves