Broughton
in Flintshire of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
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: 12:16 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:31 am and 4:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

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 12:16 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. 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: 6°C / 43 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 92%
Air Pressure 999 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 95% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 13th of November 2019

6°C (43 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 14th of November 2019

4°C (38 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 15th of November 2019

7°C (44 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa

Address
3,7 mi
Wrexham Road
CH4 9DG Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


VILLAGE CHESTER ST DAVIDS

Address
3,1 mi
ST DAVID'S PARK EWLOE
CH5 3YB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall

Address
3,8 mi
LLYNDIR LANE
LL12 0AY Burton,Rossett,Wrexham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Good Nights Inn - Kings Head Hotel

Address
4,2 mi
Station Road
NR12 8UR Wroxham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Rossett Hall

Address
4,2 mi
Chester Road, Rossett
LL12 0DE Wrexham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn CHESTER - SOUTH

Address
3,4 mi
Wrexham Road
CH4 9DL CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Wrexham North (A483)

Address
5,5 mi
CHESTER ROAD GRESFORD
LL12 8PW Wrexham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Airbus Beluga 2 Landing Hawarden Airport 9th September 2014

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 09:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

Airbus Beluga No.2 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.


Monarch Airbus A321 Hawarden Airport Takeoff 02/03/12

Published: March 04, 2012
Length: 27:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chrisjamesboyle

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

Published: August 31, 2014
Length: 03:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

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...

Published: March 26, 2012
Length: 14:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jbsandown

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

Published: November 28, 2013
Length: 38:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: westlaser

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

Published: September 29, 2014
Length: 29:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

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 ...


Touch and go at EGNR/Hawarden

Published: March 01, 2014
Length: 59:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: lookatthestars1101


Hawarden 13.8.2013 - Network Rail Class 31 31223 nr Chester Deeside

Published: August 13, 2013
Length: 38:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

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

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 28:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

Airbus Beluga No.1 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.


Leaving the Gladstone Scout Camp in Hawarden with GoPro

Published: July 10, 2014
Length: 00:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ben Maffin

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.

Located at 53.1808, -3.01977 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Castle ruins in Wales

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).

Located at 53.1827, -3.01729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Mock castles in Wales, Houses completed in 1752, Country houses in Wales

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.

Located at 53.1683, -2.9729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Flintshire, Retail parks in the United Kingdom, Visitor attractions in Flintshire

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.

Located at 53.1439, -3.0044 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Flintshire, Religious buildings completed in 1893, 19th-century Anglican church buildings, Anglican churches in Wales, John Douglas buildings

Bretton Bridge

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.

Located at 53.1671, -2.9791 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Flintshire, Pedestrian bridges in Wales

The Airfield

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.

Located at 53.1715, -2.98152 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Wales, Wrexham, Chester, Stadiums in Wales

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.

Located at 53.1567, -3.00406 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Wales, Houses in Flintshire

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.

Located at 53.1516, -2.98722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Houses completed in 1685, 18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Broughton