Falkirk
in Falkirk of Scotland, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
56.002 and -3.785 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 56° 0' 7" and W -3° 47' 7"
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: 06:29 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:02 am and 8:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.483 and 169.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pounawea
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 4,3 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: 2021-04-16 08:18:08

Discover Falkirk

Falkirk in Falkirk (Scotland) with it's 35,310 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 344 mi (or 554 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Falkirk is now 06:29 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports near Falkirk, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Edinburgh Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 26 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Old and New Towns of Edinburgh in a distance of 39 mi (or 63 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Alloa, Stirling, Livingston, Motherwell and Hamilton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 54 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 38 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 72% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Sunday, 18th of April 2021

6°C (42 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 19th of April 2021

11°C (52 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of April 2021

6°C (43 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Airth Castle Hotel and Spa

Address
4,2 mi
Near Stirling 1
FK2 8JF Airth
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Grange Manor

Address
1,7 mi
Glensburgh Road
FK3 8XJ Grangemouth
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macdonald Inchyra Grange

Address
3,0 mi
Grange Road
FK2 0YB Falkirk
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


BEST WESTERN PARK HOTEL

Address
0,4 mi
CAMELON ROAD
FK1 5RY Falkirk
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Craignish House

Address
0,4 mi
14 Camelon Road
FK1 5RX Falkirk
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Leapark

Address
3,1 mi
Bo'ness Road 130
FK3 9BX Grangemouth
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 23:00
Weekend: closed


FALKIRK

Address
1,3 mi
WEST BEANCROSS FARM JUNCTION 5 M9
FK2 0XS FALKIRK
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Falkirk East

Address
0,3 mi
BEANCROSS ROAD POLMONT
FK2 OYS Falkirk
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Premier Inn Falkirk Central

Address
0,8 mi
MAIN STREET CAMELON
FK1 4DS FALKIRK
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Premier Inn

Address
1,3 mi
Bowtrees Roundabout
FK2 8PJ Falkirk
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Making Award-Winning Pasta at Amodo Mio (Hands on Falkirk)

Published: January 30, 2015
Length: 17:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Falkirk Delivers

Part of the video series Hands On Falkirk, which showcases the skills and talents of BID businesses in Falkirk. Business: Amodo Mio www.amodo-mio.co.uk.


Review: Best Western Park Hotel, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland - 30th November, 2014

Published: December 27, 2014
Length: 22:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Moss Travel TV

I stayed for one night at the Best Western Park Hotel in late November, 2014. I found the hotel to be warm and comfortable, the staff were friendly and the food was excellent. Overall I very...


Falkirk chartered accountants Roberton Associates Christmas Greeting Call 01324 633550

Published: December 22, 2014
Length: 48:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tosh Lubek

Robertson Associates Falkirk Chartered Accountants http://www.mraca.com wish you a very Happy Christmas and prosperous 2015 from all at Robertson Associates. 5 Kings Court, Falkirk, FK1 1PG...


Accountants in Falkirk transform your business ideas – Call 01324 460 288 for business advice on how

Published: January 28, 2015
Length: 04:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tosh Lubek

http://www.wabt.co.uk from Robertson Associates Chartered Accountants in can help you if you are typical of many small business owners. Are you… Stuck in a rut? Working long hours? Struggling...


Emergency Roof Repair Falkirk - Uncover A Roofer

Published: March 21, 2015
Length: 39:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Uncover A Plumber

Emergency Roof Repairs Falkirk - http://www.uncoveraplumber.com Hello my name is Paul and I am the founder of Uncover A Plumber. Every day people are searching online for plumbing services...


Winter Kelpies Horse Sculptures Forth And Clyde Canal Falkirk Scotland

Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 14:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tourscotland

Tour Scotland Winter video of The Kelpies by the Forth and Clyde Canal on ancestry visit to Falkirk. The kelpie is a supernatural water horse from Celtic folklore that is believed to haunt...


Falkirk Grahamston Train Station

Published: September 03, 2014
Length: 27:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: scott567100

Train Service From Glasgow Queen Street To Falkirk Grahamston Calling At Falkirk Grahamston.


Falkirk Bus Station

Published: April 28, 2009
Length: 40:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rml2345

Overlooking the exit of Falkirk bus station we see 62292 (P504EFL), a Wright bodied Scania L113CRL with a row of Olympians and Metrobuses behind. Next to leave is 30214 (F303DRJ), a Northern...


FDAMH Media Group - The Journey

Published: October 30, 2012
Length: 18:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Eyespace

'The Journey' was produced in association with Falkirk and District Association for Mental Health (FDAMH) - adult service users recovering from Mental Health issues. The short film explores...


DMA Driving Lessons Falkirk - Call 07902 993 943 - Happy Students - Facebook Story

Published: February 20, 2014
Length: 34:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Driving Lessons Falkirk

DMA Driving Lessons Falkirk http://dmadrivingtuition.co.uk/ This is the video from DMA Driving Lessons Falkirk's Facebook Page. It shows all the happy students that passed their test with...


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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.

Falkirk (council area)

Falkirk is one of the 32 unitary authority council areas of Scotland. It borders onto North Lanarkshire to the south west, Stirling to the north west, West Lothian to the south east and across the Firth of Forth to the north east, Clackmannanshire and Fife. The council area was formed on 1 April 1996 from the exact boundaries of Falkirk District Council by way of the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994.

Located at 56.001, -3.784 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Falkirk (council area), Council areas of Scotland, Districts of Scotland, Local authorities of Scotland

Brockville Park

Brockville Park was a football stadium located on Hope Street in Falkirk, Scotland, 0.25 miles north-west of the town centre. It was the home of Falkirk F.C. from 1885 until the end of 2002–03 Scottish football season. The record attendance at Brockville Park was 23,100 on 21 February 1953 in a match against Celtic. Nowadays the stadium has since been replaced with a Morrisons supermarket. An old turnstile is on display next to the supermarket's car park.

Located at 56.0034, -3.78931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures demolished in 2003, Defunct football venues in Scotland, Falkirk F.C., Sports venues in Falkirk (council area), Scottish Football League venues

Falkirk Steeple

The Falkirk Steeple is a landmark which dominates the skyline of Falkirk in central Scotland. The present structure on the High Street was built in 1814, and replaced an earlier steeple dating from the late 17th century, which itself replaced a still earlier structure. The Falkirk Steeple is protected as a category A listed building. A stylised image of the steeple appears on the crest of Falkirk Football Club.

Located at 55.999, -3.785 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Category A listed buildings in Falkirk (council area), City chambers and town halls in Scotland, Listed government buildings in Scotland

Firs Park

Firs Park was a football stadium in Falkirk, which was the home of East Stirlingshire F.C. between 1921 and 2008. It was located on Firs Street, 0.3 miles north-east of the town centre. At the time of closing the ground had a capacity of 1,800 with 200 seated.

Located at 56.005, -3.77889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Defunct football venues in Scotland, East Stirlingshire F.C., Sports venues in Falkirk (council area), Scottish Football League venues

Woodlands, Falkirk

Woodlands is a large, prosperous central area (ward) of Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, which is mainly residential. Much of the ward is taken up by leafy streets where property prices are among the highest in Central Scotland (with several houses selling at over £800,000) and includes Lochgreen, Slamannan, Rosebank, Gartcows and Southern Pleasance areas (excluding property in Pleasance Gardens and Pleasance Court).

Located at 55.9972, -3.78944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts in Scotland, Falkirk (council area)

St Andrew's West

St. Andrew's West Parish Church is the largest church in Falkirk, Scotland, founded in 1843 and situated in the town centre on Upper Newmarket Street and known for its conservative evangelical preaching, aligning itself with the Forward Together group and the Evangelical Alliance. It is a congregation of the Church of Scotland. Originally known as the Free Church of Falkirk, from 1900 it became St. Andrew's United Free Church, and with the union of the Church of Scotland became St.

Located at 56.0003, -3.78528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Church of Scotland churches in Scotland, Category C listed buildings in Falkirk (council area)

Comely Park School

Comely Park School is a primary school in Woodlands, Falkirk, Scotland. It was founded in 1879 as a replacement for the local Charity School. In its early days it was also known as "Cochrane's Academy" after its first headmaster. The original Victorian school buildings (which housed over 1,000 pupils in 1909) were demolished in 1996, and Comely Park was the first school in Falkirk to be rebuilt, along with a Games Hall and a large astro turf pitch. It currently accommodates around 500 pupils.

Located at 55.9958, -3.78417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Falkirk (council area)

St. Mungo's High School

St Mungo's High School is the only Catholic High School in the area of Falkirk and is situated in Merchiston Avenue in the town. Stephen Phee is Head Teacher and the school chaplain is Father Simon Hughes, who works mainly within St. Francis Xavier's Church, Hope Street, Falkirk.

Located at 56.0067, -3.7928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic secondary schools in Falkirk (council area)

Falkirk Old Parish Church

Falkirk Old & St. Modan's Parish Church is a congregation of the Church of Scotland in Falkirk, central Scotland. The medieval Old Parish Church is located in the centre of Falkirk, and may have been founded as early as the 7th century. The church was largely rebuilt in the 19th century, though the 18th-century steeple was retained. The church building is protected as a category A listed building.

Located at 56.0003, -3.78583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of Scotland churches in Scotland, Category A listed buildings in Falkirk (council area), Listed churches in Scotland, James Gillespie Graham buildings

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Folkirk, Фолкърк, فالکرک, An Eaglais Bhreac, フォルカーク, 폴커크, Folkerkas, Фалкирк, Фолкерк, Fawkirk, فالکیرک, 福爾柯克