Bridgend
in Bridgend county borough of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.506 and -3.577 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 30' 20" and W -3° 34' 37"
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: 01:05 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:05 am and 9:33 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: 2022-07-04 07:29:30

Delve into Bridgend

Bridgend in Bridgend county borough (Wales) with it's 58,380 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 148 mi (or 239 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Bridgend is now 01:05 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Bridgend, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is MOD St. Athan in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 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 Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 15 mi (or 24 km). away. 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: Merthyr Mawr, Wick, Llangan, Cefn Cribwr and Penllyn. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1027 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 49% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Wednesday, 6th of July 2022

20°C (68 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Thursday, 7th of July 2022

20°C (69 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 8th of July 2022

22°C (71 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ewenny Farm Guesthouse

Address
1,5 mi
St. Brides Road
CF35 5AX Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Coed-Y-Mwstwr

Address
2,0 mi
Coychurch Road
CF35 6AE Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Best Western Heronston Hotel & Spa

Address
0,8 mi
Ewenny Road
CF35 5AW Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Days Inn Bridgend Cardiff Welcome Break Service Area

Address
2,0 mi
M4 J36 Motorway
CF32 9RW Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Bridgend Central

Address
1,7 mi
THE DERWEN
CF32 9ST Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


J35) Bridgend (M4

Address
3,6 mi
PANTRUTHYN FARM PENCOED
CF35 5HY MID GLAMORGAN
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Race for Life in Bridgend, Wales

Published: May 19, 2013
Length: 46:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scott Wells

On Sunday 19 May, 2013 over 1700 ladies ran a 5K "Race for Life" in Bridgend, Wales. It was a beautiful day at 21 degrees Celsius with lots of families and fans encouraging the ladies along...


Boys Of Bridgend 2016 Trailer 1

Published: February 07, 2015
Length: 50:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Boys OfBridgend

The very first teaser video for our official 2016 charity calendar. Find us on Facebook.com/bridgendboyscalendar twitter.com/boysofbridgend instagram.com/boysofbridgend.


Lidl Supermarket car park Bridgend 2015

Published: January 15, 2015
Length: 47:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pantyrawel

Lidl Supermarket car park Bridgend South Wales UK. 13 January 2015.


Bridgend by Jeppe Rønde - Trailer

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 51:17 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: NewEuropeFilmSales

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Dentmaster Bridgend

Published: January 22, 2013
Length: 04:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Dents

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Published: January 25, 2013
Length: 39:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Dents

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Length: 26:08 min
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Bridgend Town (Nolton Street) Mid Glamorgan 2015

Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 10:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pantyrawel

Bridgend Town (Inc: Nolton Street) 10th March 2015 (A Fine Day)


Triumph Sprint st1050 & a trip to Porthcawl 29.11.14

Published: November 30, 2014
Length: 46:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Doug Lumsden

A small ride out to Porthcawl for a coffee and chat. Two Triumph Sprints and a Yam Fazer ! Love my bike, lol !


Bumper Repair Bridgend

Published: February 15, 2014
Length: 16:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Dents

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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.

Bridgend County Borough

Bridgend (Welsh: Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr) is a county borough in the historic county of Glamorgan, south Wales. The county borough has a total population of 139,200 people, and contains the settlements of Bridgend, after which it is named, Maesteg, and the seaside town of Porthcawl. Its member of the National Assembly for Wales is Carwyn Jones, the First Minister of Wales, and its Member of Parliament is Madeleine Moon. The county borough lies at the geographical heart of south Wales.

Located at 51.5067, -3.57944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend county borough, Glamorgan, Principal areas of Wales, County boroughs of Wales

Ogwr

The Borough of Ogwr was one of six districts of Mid Glamorgan in Wales, which existed from 1974 to 1996. It was formed under the Local Government Act 1972 from the urban districts of Bridgend, Maesteg, Ogmore and Garw and Porthcawl, along with Penybont Rural District from the administrative county of Glamorgan. In 1996 most of Ogwr became part of Bridgend County Borough, with the Vale of Glamorgan taking the communities of Wick, St Brides Major and Ewenny.

Located at 51.5087, -3.5782 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend county borough, Former subdivisions of Wales, Districts of Wales abolished in 1996

Bridgend (UK Parliament constituency)

Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr in Welsh) is a county constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It returns one Member of Parliament (MP), elected by the first past the post voting system.

Located at 51.507, -3.581 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parliamentary constituencies in South Wales, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1983, Politics of Glamorgan

Bridgend railway station

Bridgend railway station is a mainline railway station, serving the town of Bridgend, South Wales. It is located approximately halfway between Cardiff Central and Swansea at the point where the Maesteg Line diverges from the South Wales Main Line, and is the western terminus of the Vale of Glamorgan Line from Cardiff via Barry and Llantwit Major. It is the fifth busiest station in Wales, after Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street, Newport and Swansea.

Located at 51.5069, -3.575 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend, Railway stations in Bridgend County Borough, Former Great Western Railway stations, South Wales Main Line, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, Railway stations served by First Great Western, Railway stations opened in 1850, DfT Category C2 stations

Brewery Field

Brewery Field (also known as Riverside Hardware Brewery Field for sponsorship purposes) is a 8,000 capacity sports stadium in Bridgend, Wales 1,100 of which is seated capacity. It is the home ground of the Welsh Principality Premiership rugby union team Bridgend Ravens and Welsh Football League Division One side Bridgend Town FC.

Located at 51.51, -3.58167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Rugby union stadiums in Wales, Stadiums in Wales, Rugby league stadiums in Wales

106.3 Bridge FM

Bridge FM is the local commercial radio station broadcasting in south Wales' Bridgend County Borough and the surrounding areas on a frequency of 106.3 MHz. Bridge FM transmits to an area of around 136,000 people, playing hit music, along with local news, travel information and competitions. The station is owned by Town & Country Broadcasting, and is part of a group of six local radio stations. Town and Country Broadcasting also operates one regional station, Nation Radio in south Wales.

Located at 51.5047, -3.57025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in Wales, Bridgend county borough

Bridgend College

Bridgend College is a further education college based in Bridgend, Wales. Founded in 1928 as the Bridgend Mining and Technical Institute, the college today has four campuses in Bridgend, Pencoed and Maesteg. Courses offered include NVQs and BTECs. The college also offers a range of higher education courses, including HNCs, HNDs and degrees. It is the largest provider of higher education courses of any FE college in Wales.

Located at 51.4997, -3.5721 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Further education colleges in Bridgend County Borough, Education in Bridgend County Borough

Princess of Wales Hospital

The Princess of Wales Hospital, based in Bridgend, Wales, is a major acute secondary care district general hospital.

Located at 51.5174, -3.57169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
NHS Wales hospitals, Bridgend county borough, Hospitals established in 1985, 1985 establishments in the United Kingdom

Bridgend (Assembly constituency)

Bridgend is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales. It elects one Assembly Member by the first past the post method of election. Also, however, it is one of seven constituencies in the South Wales West electoral region, which elects four additional members, in addition to seven constituency members, to produce a degree of proportional representation for the region as a whole.

Located at 51.507, -3.581 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Assembly for Wales constituencies in the South Wales West electoral region, Politics of Glamorgan, 1999 establishments in Wales, Constituencies established in 1999

Bridgend bus station

Bridgend bus station is an 11-stand bus station situated in the town centre of Bridgend, South Wales. After a £2.3 million redevelopment, it opened in November 2004. The terminal is single-storey structure powered by solar rooftop panels. The exterior features bays, room for buses to manoeuvre and a simple entrance and exit system. Facilities include emergency help points, touch screen public information, toilets and baby changing area.

Located at 51.5082, -3.5785 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Bridgend, Bus stations in Wales, Transport infrastructure completed in 2004

Newcastle Castle, Bridgend

Newcastle Castle, is a medieval castle located on Newcastle Hill, overlooking the town centre of Bridgend in Glamorgan, South Wales. It was originally believed to date from 1106 when a ringwork was created at the site by the Norman baron, Robert Fitzhamon. Today it is ruinous.

Located at 51.5089, -3.58306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Bridgend County Borough, Castle ruins in Wales

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Бридженд, Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr, Bridgend, Bridgend County Borough, ブリジェンド, 브리젠드, Bridžendas