Winscombe
in North Somerset of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.318 and -2.832 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 19' 5" and W -2° 49' 56"
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: 12:24 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:11 am and 9:04 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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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2022-05-21 08:23:03

Touring Winscombe

Winscombe in North Somerset (England) with it's 4,546 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 117 mi (or 189 km) west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Winscombe is now 12:24 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports nearby Winscombe, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North-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 Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 32 mi (or 51 km), North. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 2 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Churchill, Congresbury, Yatton, St. Georges and Burrington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 60 °F

Morning Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1022 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Sunday, 22nd of May 2022

17°C (63 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 23rd of May 2022

15°C (59 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 24th of May 2022

14°C (56 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol South - Cadbury House

Address
4,1 mi
Frost Hill Congresbury
BS49 5AD Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Penscot Inn

Address
1,5 mi
Shipham
BS25 1TW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Lyncombe Lodge Hotel

Address
1,2 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


BEST WESTERN WEBBINGTON HOTEL AND SPA

Address
2,8 mi
LOXTON
BS26 2HU Axbridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bristol Sidcot (A38)

Address
0,9 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


Videos from this area

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

Scudo Camper Camping Trip - Cheddar Camp - Frontier Stove try out - PART 2

Published: January 16, 2014
Length: 39:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

http://www.scudocamper.eu/ A short camping trip up cheddar with a try out with a new frontier camping wood stove. The weather was windy and wet but a great time was had, with a little help...


Scudo Camper Camping Trip - Mendip Stealth 9-11 - 2013

Published: November 24, 2013
Length: 16:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

http://www.scudocamper.eu/ A Stealth Trip on the mendips for the night..


Scudo Camper Trip - Stealth with a view

Published: August 25, 2013
Length: 34:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

A nice little spot with a wonderful view and not forgetting the raspberries.


Scudo Camping Trip - Mendip Hills Sep 2013 - Lost Dog! - Mushroom Hunt

Published: September 17, 2013
Length: 39:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

A Short overnight stop on the Mendips and a search for a lost dog.


Scudo Camping Trip: Halmore Mill + Meetup With a friend from Youtube :-) Part 2

Published: June 28, 2013
Length: 49:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

Part 2. A nice camping trip to a Camping and Caravan Club CS site near Dursley. Met up with fellow youtuber, A good time was had by all :-) Apologies for wobbly footage and wind noise seems...


Scudo Camping Trip - Minehead - Camping & Caravaning Club Site - RE-UPLOAD

Published: November 14, 2013
Length: 40:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

A nice visit to the Camping and Caravan Club Site in minehead. **This is a re-upload due to content ID strike problems.**


Me and Dad on our Camping trip - By James

Published: July 12, 2013
Length: 13:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

This is my camping trip, Im 4 years old. hope you like it Apologies for making the viewer feel sick, the problem is i'm only 4 years old and haven't quite mastered it yet. :-)


Scudo Camper Day Trip - Helicopter Museum - Weston-super-Mare

Published: November 06, 2013
Length: 11:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

A day out to Weston-super-mares helicopter museum. UK.


Scudo Camping trip - Camping & Ccaravan Club CS - Dutch Cottage

Published: February 28, 2013
Length: 41:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

Scudo camping trip. Camping & Ccaravan Club CS site. Sorry about the glitch y rendering at 09.04 :-/ More Bloopers at the end @12:45.


How to - Repair a Caravan Water Leak Damage - Part 3 - Wall Board Cutting Gluing & Fitting -

Published: October 11, 2013
Length: 20:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Scudo Camper

Caravan wall repairs here is a link to the glue if anyone is interested. http://www.bondrite.co.uk/caravan-repair-products/caravan-panel-repair-adhesive/p294853.html http://www.scudocamper.eu/...


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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.

Thatchers Cider

Thatchers Cider is a cider maker based in Sandford, in North Somerset, England. The company started producing cider in 1904 and has continued in the same family since. They use several varieties of apples to make different brands, and also process other fruit to make Pear Cider.

Located at 51.3335, -2.8361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Somerset ciders, Companies based in Somerset

Callow Rock quarry

Callow Rock quarry is a limestone quarry located between Cheddar and Shipham on the Mendip Hills, Somerset, England. The quarry has been operating since the early 20th century and is now operated by Bardon Aggregates.

Located at 51.2985, -2.79973 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Quarries in the Mendip Hills

Sandford and Banwell railway station

Sandford and Banwell railway station was a station on the Bristol and Exeter Railway's Cheddar Valley line in Sandford, Somerset, England. The station is a Grade II listed building. The station can be viewed from the Strawberry Line Trail, which runs adjacent to the site.

Located at 51.332, -2.83933 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Somerset, Railway stations opened in 1869, Railway stations closed in 1963, Beeching closures in England

Winscombe railway station

Winscombe railway station was a station on the Bristol and Exeter Railway's Cheddar Valley line in Winscombe, Somerset. The station was opened as "Woodborough" with the broad gauge line to Cheddar in August 1869 as a single-platform station. The railway was extended to Wells in 1870, converted to standard gauge in the mid-1870s and then linked up to the East Somerset Railway to provide through services from Yatton to Witham in 1878.

Located at 51.3152, -2.83516 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Somerset, Railway stations opened in 1869, Railway stations closed in 1963, Beeching closures in England

Axbridge railway station

Axbridge railway station was a station on the Bristol and Exeter Railway's Cheddar Valley line in Axbridge, Somerset. Axbridge was one of the principal stations for the transport of strawberries, which led to the line's alternative name as The Strawberry Line. The station was opened with the broad gauge line to Cheddar in August 1869 as a two-platform station.

Located at 51.2883, -2.81632 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Somerset, Railway stations opened in 1869, Railway stations closed in 1963, Beeching closures in England

Church of St John the Baptist, Churchill

The Church of St John the Baptist in Churchill, Somerset, England, was largely built around 1360 and is a Grade I listed building. There was a Norman chapel on this site in 1180, from which the nave has survived into the present church. The stone font dates from around 1200, although the wooden font cover was added in 1879 when there was a revival in gothic designs. The stained glass windows are from a variety of periods.

Located at 51.3385, -2.80889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in North Somerset, Grade I listed churches, Grade I listed buildings in Somerset, 12th-century church buildings

Shute Shelve Cavern

Shute Shelve Cavern is a natural cave system located in Shute Shelve Hill, Somerset, England above Axbridge in the Mendip Hills not far from Cheddar. It was mined for its yellow ochre which was used as a dye in paint making, until the 1920s, which gave it its alternative name of Axbridge Ochre Mine. Access is controlled by the Axbridge Caving Group via a locked gate and completely closed during the bats' roosting season.

Located at 51.2943, -2.82762 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills

Winscombe R.F.C

Winscombe RFC is an English amateur rugby club that is based in the village of Winscombe. They play in the Tribute Somerset Premier league. For a small Somerset village the club is large, with three senior teams and over 300 children registered to play at mini and junior level. Founded in 1962, Winscombe Rugby Football Club is one of the newest clubs in the south-west of England. They play at the Winscombe War Memorial Recreation Ground, also known as the Rec.

Located at 51.3098, -2.8312 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
English rugby union teams, Sport in Somerset, Rugby clubs established in 1962