in Flintshire of Wales, United Kingdom
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal (Unesco heritage, 14 mi)
- Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd (Unesco heritage, 30 mi)
- Blaenavon Industrial Landscape (Unesco heritage, 96 mi)
- Delamere Forest Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Bidston Golf Club (Golf course, 18 mi)
- Eccleston Park Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- Bowring Park Golf Course (Golf course, 21 mi)
- Bootle Golf Course (Golf course, 21 mi)
- West Lancashire Golf Club (Golf course, 23 mi)
- Houghwood Golf (Golf course, 25 mi)
- Mossock Hall Golf Club (Golf course, 26 mi)
- Formby Golf Club (Golf course, 28 mi)
- Formby Ladies Golf Club (Golf course, 28 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 53.163 and -2.993 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 53° 9' 46" and W -2° 59' 35"
- 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: 11:25 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:37 am and 8:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2020-08-05 07:23:52
Delve into Broughton
Broughton in Flintshire (Wales) with it's 5,974 habitants is a city located in United Kingdom about 166 mi (or 268 km) north-west of London, the country's capital town.
Current time in Broughton is now 11:25 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Broughton, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), South. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Queensferry, Hope, Shotwick, Buckley and Mollington. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F
|Morning Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1007 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 6th of August 2020
23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Friday, 7th of August 2020
26°C (78 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 8th of August 2020
18°C (64 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa
VILLAGE CHESTER ST DAVIDS
Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall
Good Nights Inn - Kings Head Hotel
Holiday Inn CHESTER - SOUTH
Wrexham North (A483)
Videos from this area
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Airbus Beluga 2 Landing Hawarden Airport 9th September 2014
Airbus Beluga No.2 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.
Monarch Airbus A321 Hawarden Airport Takeoff 02/03/12
Monarch A321 Takeoff from Hawarden Airport (CEG,EGNR). This was filmed returning back to Manchester on a Monarch Enthusiasts day to the Airbus Broughton factory. Reg: G-OZBP Type: Airbus...
Red Arrows Landing at Hawarden 2014 before Rhyl Airshow Display
All 10 Red Arrows Landing at Hawarden Airport before display at Rhyl Airshow on 31st August 2014.
Hawarden Village Heritage Trail -The Archbishop Benson Story...
The North Wales village of Hawarden has a fascinating history. During the 19c, Hawarden castle, was the home of four-times Prime Minister, W E Gladstone. Mr Gladstone was a devout Anglican...
A350 XWB flypast Hawarden Airport UK, (Airbus Broughton, Flintshire) 28th Nov 2013
A350 XWB flypast Hawarden Airport UK, (Airbus Broughton) 28th Nov 2013 - Aircraft Registration No. F-WZGG (the second A350 to fly) (MSN3)
Hawarden 29.9.2014 - DRS 37688 Kingmoor TMD - Class 37 - RARE - Deeside Chester
Making a rare appearance on the Borderlands line in North Wales, DRS 37688 passes through Hawarden on a Coleham to Coleham working which involved travelling a couple of times between ...
Hawarden 13.8.2013 - Network Rail Class 31 31223 nr Chester Deeside
31223 powering a structure gauging test train passing through Hawarden Station, Deeside. As you can hear, it doesn't sound too healthy. It was to fail shortly after this point at Wrexham. ...
Airbus Beluga 1 Landing Hawarden Airport 9th September 2014
Airbus Beluga No.1 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.
Leaving the Gladstone Scout Camp in Hawarden with GoPro
Started journey from The Gladstone Scout Camp in Hawarden with the GoPro Mounted on the Audi bonnet. Then into Hawarden itself and down Gladstone Way. This leads onto the A550 which ...
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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.
Hawarden Castle (medieval)
Hawarden Old Castle is a medieval castle near Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. Its oldest origins are indeterminate and the oldest fortifications on this site may date back to the Iron Age, later being used as a Norman Motte-and-bailey castle which was reportedly destroyed and replaced in a short period during the 13th century. The castle played an important role during the Welsh struggle for independence in the 13th century.
Hawarden Castle (18th century)
New Hawarden Castle, in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales was the estate of former British Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone, which previously belonged to the family of his wife, Catherine Glynne. It was built in 1752. Gladstone occupied this home until his death there in 1898. The castle and estate are still a private residence (although some of the grounds are open to the public) and are still owned by the Gladstone family (the current proprietor is Sir William Gladstone).
Broughton Shopping Park
Broughton Shopping Park is a retail park situated in Broughton, Flintshire. Branches of many popular high street stores have an outlet at the park. The stores include McDonalds, Carphone Warehouse, Next, New Look, River Island, Game, Burton, Dorothy Perkins, British Home Store, JJB Sports, WH Smith, Tesco, Boots, Lipsy, Blacks and SportsDirect. com. There is also a Mill House Pub.
All Saints Church, Higher Kinnerton
All Saints Church, Higher Kinnerton is in Main Road, Higher Kinnerton, Flintshire, Wales. It is an active Anglican parish church in the Diocese of Chester, the archdeaconry of Chester, and the deanery of Chester. The church was designed by Douglas & Fordham and built in 1893. It is constructed in Ruabon brick. In addition to a central spire, the chancel is carried up into another pyramidal spire. Construction on an extension to the church building was started in 2007.
Bretton Bridge is a bridge in Flintshire, Wales. Situated between the villages of Broughton and Bretton, Bretton Bridge used to be a back-road link, often used to avoid the congestion on the A5104 (Saltney Straight). The bridge still exists today, although its use has changed from a road to a public footpath, linking the lower part of Broughton village with Broughton Park. The bridge itself used to act as a railway bridge when the line between Broughton and Kinnerton existed.
The Airfield is a football stadium in Broughton, Wales. It is home to Airbus UK Broughton F.C. who play in the Welsh Premier League.
Broughton Hall, Flintshire
Broughton Hall was a large country house that was located in Broughton, Flintshire, Wales. It was demolished in the early 1970s and houses now exist on the site. The only indication of its existence is the main road through the village; Broughton Hall Road.
Lower Kinnerton Hall
Lower Kinnerton Hall, also known as Bridge Farmhouse, stands adjacent to the England-Wales border to the west of the village of Lower Kinnerton, Cheshire, England. The house is dated 1685, and carries the initials TTET. Attached to it is a shippon (cattle-shed) dating from the 18th century. A wing was added to the rear in the 19th century. The house is constructed in brown brick with stone dressings, and has a slated roof. It is in two storeys and its entrance front has five bays.
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