Winterhead
in North Somerset of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.316 and -2.811 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 18' 55" and W -2° 48' 39"
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: 06:24 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 8:38 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: 3,0 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: 2022-08-11 08:01:23

Delve into Winterhead

Winterhead in North Somerset (England) with it's 50 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 116 mi (or 187 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Winterhead is now 06:24 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports close to Winterhead, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 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 52 km), North. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. 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: Churchill, Congresbury, Burrington, Yatton and Blagdon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 5% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 13th of August 2022

33°C (91 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Sunday, 14th of August 2022

31°C (88 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Monday, 15th of August 2022

26°C (78 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

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


Penscot Inn

Address
0,5 mi
Shipham
BS25 1TW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Lyncombe Lodge Hotel

Address
1,0 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
3,5 mi
LOXTON
BS26 2HU Axbridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn BRISTOL AIRPORT

Address
4,0 mi
A38 Bridgwater Road,Cowslip Green
BS40 5RB Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - 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.

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...


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 foxx goes for a cycle

Published: June 10, 2012
Length: 37:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jasper Foxx

It was such a nice day, the foxx decided to go for a cycle ride! Taken on the Strawberry line route (sustrans cycle route 26) between Congresbury and Sandford in South West England.


Chef gets a nosebleed

Published: June 18, 2007
Length: 45:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: astroluxuk

Chef riding trails, comes a cropper in his own unique way while filming for BMX video First Timers Collide.


A Sidcot Story from a Year 11 day pupil

Published: December 23, 2014
Length: 10:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sidcot School


Trip to the Frys Hill Repeater Site ( GB3FH and GB3FI )

Published: June 17, 2012
Length: 55:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matt Beasant

Driving through the forest to get to the mast. Those gates are a pain when it's raining! Video taken with my Galaxy S3 phone in the dash holder, hence you get half the car in the frame! Sorry!


Tom and Jake | Winscombe session

Published: May 16, 2014
Length: 34:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jake bell

Just a short edit of mine and tom's session after school. It was a good day so we made the most of it and put an edit together! Filmed on my gopro hero 3 silver. Enjoy!


Lakeside Holiday Park, Burnham-On-Sea

Published: January 20, 2010
Length: 24:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Tillyhardick

Caravan Holiday park in Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset. Ideally located near the long, sandy beach of Burnham & the local town. Perfect for a family holiday. The park has its own outdoor swimming...


Axbridge Boxing Day Hunt 2009

Published: December 26, 2009
Length: 25:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Karl Edmond

Axbridge Boxing Day Hunt 2009.


Day 6 - Axbridge to Chepstow

Published: August 17, 2010
Length: 47:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: peteblok

This is the infamous Strawberry Line where Pete fell off in the tunnel! We hit the coast at Clevedon and followed the Severn up to the bridge. http://www.treesofhope.net http://www.justgiving.c...


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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 2 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 1 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 2 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 1 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