Thornton
in Sefton of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.500 and -3.000 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 30' 0" and W -3° 0' 0"
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: 05:00 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 8:36 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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Discover Thornton

Thornton in Sefton (England) is a place in United Kingdom about 183 mi (or 295 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Thornton is now 05:00 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports near Thornton, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Liverpool John Lennon Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), South-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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 1 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: Ince Blundell, Hightown, Melling, Formby and Liverpool. 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: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1000.9 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

15°C (59 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

15°C (59 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

14°C (57 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Throstles Nest Hotel

Address
5,4 mi
344 Scotland Road - Kirkdale
L5 5AQ Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Titanic Hotel Liverpool

Address
5,5 mi
Stanley Dock, Regent Road
L3 0AN Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa

Address
6,0 mi
Southport Old Road
L37 0AB Formby,Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Park Hotel

Address
1,8 mi
Dunningsbridge Road
L30 6YN Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Royal Hotel

Address
2,3 mi
Marine Terrace
L22 5PR Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Orrell Park Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
109 Orrell Lane
L9 8BL Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Trivelles Liverpool

Address
4,7 mi
233 Stanley Road
L5 7QD Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grove House

Address
5,5 mi
Wallasey,Grove Road
CH45 3HF Wirral
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Sheil Suites

Address
6,0 mi
112 Sheil Road
L6 7UA Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Castle Lodge Guest House

Address
6,2 mi
94 Sheil Road
L6 3AF Liverpool
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


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Running

Published: January 15, 2008
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Rating: 0 of 5
Author: E.B. Gregory

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Published: August 15, 2010
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Rating: 5 of 5
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Canal Footbridge at Litherland

Published: March 01, 2010
Length: 08:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
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Published: February 28, 2010
Length: 11:02 min
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Saying Goodby To Beach Road Primary School 1 (30/1/2015)

Published: January 31, 2015
Length: 12:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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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.

Merchant Taylors' School, Crosby

Merchant Taylors' School, Crosby (also known as Merchant Taylors' School for Boys, Crosby) is a British independent school for day pupils, located in Great Crosby on Merseyside. The school's motto is that of the Worshipful Company of Merchant Taylors: Concordia Parvae Res Crescunt. (Small things grow in harmony.)

Located at 53.484, -3.025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Member schools of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference, Merchant Taylors, Educational institutions established in the 1620s, Independent schools in Sefton, Schools with Combined Cadet Forces, 1620 establishments in England

Marine F.C

Marine Football Club is an English football club in Crosby, Merseyside. The club, which was founded in 1894, is a member of both the Liverpool County and Lancashire County Football Associations, and currently plays in the Northern Premier League Premier Division. Marine is notable for having the longest serving manager in post-war English football. Roly Howard occupied the post for 33 years, and a total of 1,975 games.

Located at 53.4852, -3.03363 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in England, Football clubs in Merseyside, Northern Premier League clubs, Sport in Sefton, Association football clubs established in 1894, Lancashire Combination, Marine F.C., 1894 establishments in England

Crosby (UK Parliament constituency)

Crosby was a constituency in Merseyside, represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1950 until 2010. It elected one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.

Located at 53.491, -3.029 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in North West England (historic), United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1950, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies disestablished in 2010, Politics of Sefton

Sefton Central (UK Parliament constituency)

Sefton Central is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since its 2010 creation by Bill Esterson, a member of of the Labour Party.

Located at 53.523, -2.985 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in North West England, Politics of Sefton, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 2010

A5036 road

The A5036 is a road in Merseyside, England, which comprises two separate sections separated by a gap of 1.6 miles . The northern section is a 4-mile section of trunk road, travelling from Seaforth through Litherland before terminating at the Switch Island junction in Netherton. It is an important artery for road freight between the docks and the motorway network.

Located at 53.4784, -2.97525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Transport in Merseyside

St Helen's Church, Sefton

St. Helen's is the Anglican parish church in the village of Sefton, Merseyside, England, and is an active parish church in the Diocese of Liverpool, the Archdeaconry of Liverpool and the Deanery of Sefton. The church has been described as the "Cathedral of the Fields" and "Jewel of South West Lancashire", and is noteworthy as the only Grade I listed building in the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.

Located at 53.5044, -2.9712 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of England churches in Merseyside, Grade I listed buildings in Merseyside, Grade I listed churches, English Gothic architecture, Sefton, 1170s architecture, Anglican Diocese of Liverpool, Buildings and structures in Sefton

Sacred Heart Catholic College

Sacred Heart Catholic College is a secondary school in Crosby, Merseyside, England, with specialist status in Mathematics and ICT. It was created from the amalgamation of Seafield Convent Grammar and St Bede's Secondary Modern in 1976, and was known as Sacred Heart Catholic High School.

Located at 53.49, -3.024 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mathematics and Computing Colleges in England, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Liverpool, Comprehensive schools in Sefton

Sefton Rural District

Sefton was a rural district in Lancashire, England from 1894 to 1932. It was created by the Local Government Act 1894 based on West Derby rural sanitary district.

Located at 53.489, -3.028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Rural districts of England, Local government in Sefton

St. Michael's Church of England High School

St Michael's Church of England High School (formerly known as Manor High School) is a comprehensive school located in Crosby, Merseyside. The school's missionary statement is: We will ensure that each individual is valued and achieves success within a caring Christian community. Facilities at the school include 5 computer rooms (350 computers in total),42 interactive whiteboards, a Science Department, a Sports Hall, a 3D learning center and a Gym.

Located at 53.497, -3.028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Comprehensive schools in Sefton, Church of England schools

Ford (Sefton) railway station

Ford railway station was a station located on the North Mersey Branch at East of Netherton Way A5038, north Liverpool, Merseyside, England. It opened for service on 1 June 1906 and closed on 2 April 1951. Passenger trains then only ran once a year on this line, transporting passengers for the Grand National, although this service also ceased in 1956. Demolition of Ford Station was completed on 1 May 1959.

Located at 53.4696, -2.9743 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1906, Railway stations closed in 1956

Linacre Road railway station

Linacre Road railway station was a station located on the North Mersey Branch It opened on 1 June 1906. It closed on 2 April 1951, the track however is still in place though no longer electrified.

Located at 53.4654, -2.9985 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Sefton, Former Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1906, Railway stations closed in 1951

Waterloo with Seaforth Urban District

Waterloo with Seaforth was an Urban District in the administrative county of Lancashire until 1937 when it was annexed to the municipal borough of Crosby, Merseyside. It included the settlements of Seaforth and Waterloo.

Located at 53.4667, -3.01667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1937 disestablishments, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894

Holy Family Catholic High School, Merseyside

Holy Family Catholic High School is a Catholic comprehensive school situated in Thornton, Merseyside, England, catering for mixed pupils aged 11-18. The current intake at the school is 885, of which 156 are aged 16-18 pursuing further education in the school's own sixth form, with student attainment Year 13 above average in 2004, compared with all sixth forms nationally.

Located at 53.499, -2.996 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Comprehensive schools in Sefton, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Liverpool

The Hawthorne’s Free School

The Hawthorne’s Free School is a secondary free school located on Fernhill Road in Bootle, Merseyside, England, about four miles from Liverpool city centre. The school is located within the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton. The school opened in September 2012, on the site of the former St George of England Specialist Engineering College (previously St George of England High School).

Located at 53.4626, -2.9821 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Sefton, Free schools in England

Rimrose Valley

Rimrose Valley is a 3.5 km country park and valley which forms a border between Crosby and Litherland in the borough of Sefton, Merseyside, England. It is the most southerly part of the West Lancashire Coastal Plain. The Leeds and Liverpool Canal flows through the park.

Located at 53.473, -3.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and commons in Sefton

Seafield Convent Grammar School

Seafield Convent of the Sacred Heart of Mary (1908–1976) was a former Roman Catholic convent school for girls run by the Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Mary.

Located at 53.49, -3.024 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct schools in Sefton, Defunct grammar schools in England, Educational institutions established in 1908, Defunct Roman Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Liverpool, 1976 disestablishments in England, Educational institutions disestablished in 1976, 1908 establishments in England

Crosby United Reformed Church

Crosby United Reformed Church, originally Great Crosby Congregational Church, is on the corner of Eshe Road and Mersey Road in Great Crosby, a suburb of Liverpool, Merseyside, England. It has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building. It is an active congregation of the United Reformed Church. The authors of the Buildings of England series, referring to the architecture of the church, say "The whole is very satisfying".

Located at 53.4914, -3.025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Religious buildings completed in 1898, 19th-century church buildings, Protestant congregations established in the 19th century, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Merseyside, Gothic Revival architecture in England, Churches in Merseyside, John Douglas buildings, United Reformed churches in England

Seaforth House

Seaforth House was a mansion in Seaforth, Merseyside England built in 1813 for Sir John Gladstone, father of William Ewart Gladstone who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom four times. Sir John had lived on Rodney Street, Liverpool and decided that he wanted to move his young family away from the city centre. The mansion was built on 100 acres of Litherland marsh, four miles (6 km) north-northwest of Liverpool.

Located at 53.464, -3.009 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Merseyside

St Benet's Chapel, Netherton

St Benet's Chapel, Netherton, is a redundant Roman Catholic chapel in Chapel Lane, Netherton, Liverpool, Merseyside, England. The chapel and the attached priest's house have been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. In the National Heritage List for England it is described as "an important example of an early Catholic church and is one of the best preserved examples in the north-west". It is managed by the Historic Chapels Trust.

Located at 53.4946, -2.9678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grade II* listed buildings in Merseyside, Religious buildings completed in 1793, 18th-century Roman Catholic church buildings, Roman Catholic congregations established in the 18th century, Churches preserved by the Historic Chapels Trust, Buildings and structures in Sefton

Victoria (Sefton ward)

Victoria is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Bootle Parliamentary constituency that covers the locality of Great Crosby.

Located at 53.4929, -3.0224 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Sefton

Litherland (ward)

Litherland is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Bootle Parliamentary constituency that covers the southern part of the locality of Litherland.

Located at 53.4718, -2.9961 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Sefton

Ford (ward)

Ford is a Metropolitan Borough of Sefton ward in the Bootle Parliamentary constituency that covers the northern part of the locality of Litherland and all of Ford.

Located at 53.4659, -2.9857 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Sefton

Old Christ Church, Waterloo

Old Christ Church, Waterloo, is a redundant Anglican church located in Waterloo Road, Waterloo, Merseyside, England. The church has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building, and is under the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It was declared redundant in 1982, and its functions have been replaced by a new Christ Church at the junction of Crosby Road South and Alexandra Road, Waterloo.

Located at 53.4709, -3.0237 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Merseyside, Religious buildings completed in 1899, 19th-century Church of England church buildings, Anglican congregations established in the 19th century, Gothic Revival architecture in Merseyside, Churches preserved by the Churches Conservation Trust, Grade II* listed churches, Grade II* listed buildings in Merseyside, Paley, Austin and Paley buildings, Former Church of England churches

Lathom Hall

Lathom Hall is a former cinema and music venue in Seaforth, Liverpool. Built in 1884, the venue became synonymous with Merseybeat in the 1960s.

Located at 53.4651, -3.01525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Music venues in Liverpool

Our Lady Star of the Sea, Seaforth

Our Lady Star of the Sea, Seaforth is a Roman Catholic church in Seaforth, Merseyside, England. Its building is listed.

Located at 53.4633, -3.0095 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic churches in Merseyside

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