in Sefton of England, United Kingdom
- Birmingham International Airport (3.625 mi)
- East Midlands Airport (3.651 mi)
- Hawarden Airport (3.678 mi)
- Manchester Woodford Airport (3.687 mi)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport (3.688 mi)
- Manchester Airport (3.689 mi)
- Blackpool International Airport (3.719 mi)
- Leeds Bradford Airport (3.723 mi)
- Barrow Walney Island Airport (3.745 mi)
- Carlisle Airport (3.799 mi)
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 3.664 mi)
- Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd (Unesco heritage, 3.678 mi)
- Frontiers of the Roman Empire (Unesco heritage, 3.800 mi)
- Bidston Golf Club (Golf course, 3.695 mi)
- Bootle Golf Course (Golf course, 3.698 mi)
- West Lancashire Golf Club (Golf course, 3.700 mi)
- Formby Golf Club (Golf course, 3.705 mi)
- Formby Ladies Golf Club (Golf course, 3.705 mi)
- Hillside Golf Club (Golf course, 3.709 mi)
- The Royal Birkdale Golf Club (Golf course, 3.710 mi)
- Hesketh Golf Club (Golf course, 3.710 mi)
- Park Golf Club (Golf course, 3.711 mi)
- Southport Old Links (Golf course, 3.711 mi)
- Blackpool Tower (observation point, (3.722 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 0.000 and 0.000 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 0° 0' 0" and E 0° 0' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 04:36 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 8:02 am and 8:09 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2020-08-07 07:21:15
Delve into Freshfield
The district Freshfield of in Sefton (England) is a district located in United Kingdom about 188 mi north-west of London, the country's capital town.
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Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 60 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 62 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1023 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 11% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Sunday, 9th of August 2020
21°C (70 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Monday, 10th of August 2020
20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 11th of August 2020
17°C (63 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa
The Shelbourne Apartments
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Royal Air Force Station Woodvale or RAF Woodvale is a Royal Air Force Station located 4 mi south of Southport, Merseyside in Woodvale. Although constructed as an all-weather night fighter airfield for the defence of Liverpool, it did not open until 7 December 1941 which was just after the Liverpool Blitz, which had peaked in May.
The River Alt is in Merseyside, England. The Alt runs from Hag Plantation in Huyton at 125 ft, through Croxteth Park, roughly follows the M57 motorway south of Kirkby, then flows north of Aintree and south of Maghull. Historically within Lancashire, it then runs south of Formby and empties into the Irish Sea, near the edge of the Mersey estuary at Hightown. The banks of the river are lined by villages with names of Viking origin.
Formby F.C. are an English football club based in Formby, Merseyside. They currently play in the North West Counties Football League Division One and are members of the Liverpool County Football Association. They play their home games at Altcar Road in Formby.
Southport and Ainsdale Golf Club
Southport and Ainsdale Golf Club is situated near the Merseyside towns of Southport and Ainsdale on the north west coast of England, not far north of the city of Liverpool. It has a single 18-hole course set amongst ranges of tall sandhills and smaller sand dunes. It was founded in 1906 and hosted the Ryder Cup in 1933 and 1937.
Ainsdale Beach railway station
Ainsdale Beach was a railway station located in Ainsdale, Merseyside. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway opened this station on 9 June 1901. It was named Seaside from its opening until 1 January 1912 when it was renamed Ainsdale Beach. The station was built adjacent to a hotel called The Lakeside Hotel (now named 'The Sands' and trading as a local pub) and was situated at the coastal end of Shore Road.
Woodvale railway station
Woodvale railway station was located in Woodvale, Merseyside. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway opened Woodvale on 1 September 1884. However, it was named 'Woodville & Ainsdale' from opening until 1 May 1898 and was renamed Woodvale thereafter. The station was built on an embankment crossing Liverpool Road and was well known for its floral displays situated on both platforms.
Mossbridge railway station
Mossbridge railway station was located on Downholland Moss at Moss Lane, Lancashire. The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway (SCLER) opened Mossbridge on 1 September 1884. The station first closed in 1917, along with all other stations on the extension line, due to World War I economy measures. However, unlike the other stations on the route, which reopened in 1919 and enjoyed regular services until 1952, Mossbridge never reopened.
Hall Road TMD
Hall Road TMD was a railway Traction Maintenance Depot situated adjacent to Hall Road railway station, Merseyside, England. The depot was a facility for storage and servicing of Merseyrail multiple units and rolling stock. It had two shed roads and four additional siding tracks; each road had capacity for three Class 507 or Class 508 electric multiple unit (EMU) sets (9 carriages). The depot code was HR.
Formby Hall is located to the north-east of Formby in the English metropolitan county of Merseyside, in secluded woodland adjoining the Formby Hall Golf and Country Club. The present house, built for William Formby, dates back to 1523 but it is believed that the Formby family has occupied the site since the 12th century. Over the years the hall has seen many owners and occupants. Many modifications and additions have been made to the original building.
Range High School
Range High School is located in Formby, Liverpool, England. The high school caters for roughly 1300 students aged 11–18 (including roughly 250 in the Sixth form). The current headteacher is Graham Aldridge. The local primary schools St. Lukes and Woodlands Primary School both act as feeder schools to Range High School.
Formby Golf Club
Formby Golf Club is a golf links in Formby, Merseyside, England. Founded in 1884, the course was redesigned by Willie Park in 1912, but has, over the years seen some changes since, including some in 1922 by James Braid. The course has been the venue for a number of tournaments and competitions over the years, including the Curtis Cup in 2004 and The Amateur Championship in 1957, 1967, 1984, and 2009. It has also been used as a qualifying course for The Open Championship in 1924, 1971 and 1996.
Sefton Coast is a 4605.3 hectare (11379.9 acre) Site of special scientific interest which stretches for 12 miles (20 km) between Southport and Waterloo, which is end location of Crosby Beach. The site was notified in 2000 for both its biological and geological features.
Formby Power Station railway station
Formby Power Station railway station was a railway station on the Liverpool, Crosby and Southport Railway, situated south of Hogshill Lane and just north of the River Alt. The station opened c. 1917 as a small halt for employees of the nearby power station at Formby, a railway installation which generated current for the Liverpool—Southport line. The station closed c.
Altcar Rifle Range railway station
Altcar Rifle Range railway station was a railway station on the Liverpool, Crosby and Southport Railway, situated a third of a mile north of Hightown, Merseyside.
St Michael and All Angels Church, Altcar
St Michael and All Angels Church, Altcar, is to the west of the village of Great Altcar, West Lancashire, England. The church is timber-framed and is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. It is an active Anglican parish church in the diocese of Liverpool, the archdeaconry of Liverpool and the deanery of Sefton. Its benefice is combined with that of St Stephen's, Hightown. In the Buildings of England series it is described as "an utterly charming church".
2008 Open Championship
The 2008 Open Championship was the 137th Open Championship, played 17–20 July, at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, England. Pádraig Harrington of Ireland successfully defended his Open Championship title for his second Open title. Harrington shot four under on the back nine to finish four strokes ahead of Ian Poulter of England. Television coverage was provided as usual by the BBC in the UK, and by ABC and TNT in the United States.
1998 Open Championship
The 1998 Open Championship was the 127th Open Championship, held from 16–19 July at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Mark O'Meara won his second major championship of the year and first Open Championship in a playoff over Brian Watts by two strokes.
1991 Open Championship
The 1991 Open Championship was the 120th Open Championship, held from 18–21 July at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Ian Baker-Finch won his only major championship, two strokes ahead of runner-up Mike Harwood. Baker-Finch was two-over after two rounds in a tie for 28th place, then was ten-under on the weekend. His 66 on Sunday was bolstered by a 29 on the front nine, with birdies on five of the first seven holes.
1983 Open Championship
The 1983 Open Championship was the 112th Open Championship held from 14–17 July at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Tom Watson won his fifth Open Championship, and second consecutive, one stroke ahead of runners-up Andy Bean and Hale Irwin. It was Watson's eighth and final major title.
1976 Open Championship
The 1976 Open Championship was the 105th Open Championship, played 7–10 July, at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, in Southport, England. Johnny Miller won his only Open championship, six strokes ahead of runners-up Seve Ballesteros and Jack Nicklaus. It was Miller's second and last major championship title.
1971 Open Championship
The 1971 Open Championship was the 100th Open Championship, played 7–10 July at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Lee Trevino won the first of his two consecutive Open Championships, one stroke ahead of Lu Liang-Huan. It was Trevino's third of six major titles and his second consecutive; he won the U.S. Open less than a month earlier.
1961 Open Championship
The 1961 Open Championship was the 90th Open Championship, played 12–15 July at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England. Arnold Palmer won the first of two consecutive Open Championships, one stroke ahead of Dai Rees. It was the second Open for Palmer, the runner-up in his first in 1960. He was the first American to win the Claret Jug since Ben Hogan in 1953.
Hall Road rail accident
The Hall Road rail accident occurred at 16:37 on 27 July 1905 at Hall Road station between Bootle and Formby north of Liverpool, operated at the time by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. The 16:30 Liverpool Exchange railway station to Southport express collided with a local train which had departed Liverpool ten minutes earlier, and which was to be turned round at Hall Road.
Ainsdale is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Southport Parliamentary constituency that covers the localities of Ainsdale and Woodvale in the town of Southport.
Harington is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Sefton Central Parliamentary constituency that covers the western half of the town of Formby including the western half of the area known as Freshfield.
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