Holywell
in Flintshire of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.275 and -3.229 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 16' 28" and W -3° 13' 44"
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: 03:02 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:43 am and 4:12 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

Discover Holywell

Holywell in Flintshire (Wales) with it's 6,969 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 179 mi (or 288 km) north-west of London, the country's capital city.

Current time in Holywell is now 03:02 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 11 airports near Holywell, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 20 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 Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd in a distance of 22 mi (or 36 km), South-West. 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: Whitford, Halkyn, Flint, Mold and Cwm. 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 / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Night Temperature 3°C / 38 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 1% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 19th of November 2019

5°C (41 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 20th of November 2019

8°C (46 °F)
6°C (44 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

8°C (46 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Springfield Hotel Holywell

Address
2,7 mi
A55 Expressway
CH8 8BA Holywell
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE HALKYN

Address
4,0 mi
A55
CH8 8DF HALKYN
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Olympic flame with police escort on the A55 29/5/12

Published: May 29, 2012
Length: 32:47 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: wayne chadwick

I couldn't be bothered going to watch an over-hyped relay race with an over-sized zippo lighter....lo and behold i go past it on the A55 with it's police overtime scam... Get burgled, you are...


F1 2012 | Time Attack | Hockenheim GOLD 1:25.751

Published: October 05, 2013
Length: 08:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rhyswlF1

Watch in 1080p HD! F1 2013 HAS ARRIVED SO LAST FEW F1 2012 VIDEOSSSSSS!!!! Like, comment and subscribe! Check out my other videos too, you will enjoy :) Follow me on Twitter: ...


2014 Great Morris Dance Off at the Blue

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 44:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Marquis

Clerical Error, Cadi Ha and Earl of Stamford Morris at the Blue Bell Inn, June 2014.


2014 Great Morris Dance Off at the Blue

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 44:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Marquis

Clerical Error, Cadi Ha and Earl of Stamford Morris at the Blue Bell Inn, June 2014.


2014 Great Morris Dance Off at the Blue

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 44:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Marquis

Clerical Error, Cadi Ha and Earl of Stamford Morris at the Blue Bell Inn, June 2014.


7 Second Video | Magical Teleportation Pillow (Vine)

Published: August 05, 2013
Length: 00:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: rhyswlF1

Last Vine upload for a while, put these on to fill the gap because I can't upload normally right now Like, comment and subscribe! Check out my other videos too, you will enjoy :) Follow me...


Greenfield 20.11.2014 - DRS 37603 & 37667 on Valley flasks - Flint Holywell

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 09:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

Valley flasks train passing Greenfield near Holywell.


Bagillt 26.9.2014 - DRS 37609 & 37608 on Valley Flasks - Flint Holywell

Published: September 26, 2014
Length: 42:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

Third running in four days of the Valley Flask train, seen here passing the old Bagillt station near Flint and Holywell. 37609 & 37608 providing the power.


Greenfield Holywell 4.12.2014 - DRS 37059 & 37609 on Valley Flasks - nr Flint

Published: December 04, 2014
Length: 00:04 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

Newly reinstated 37059 and 37609 on the Valley flasks.


Pontifical High Mass At St Winefrede's Church In Holywell in 3D

Published: July 04, 2012
Length: 47:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: avellinoituk

Pontifical High Mass Celebrated in Latin by His Excellency Bishop Fernando Rifan of Campos in Brazil.At St Winefrede's Church in Holywell Flintshire. . ...


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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.

Basingwerk Abbey

Basingwerk Abbey (Welsh: Abaty Dinas Basing) is the ruin of an abbey near Holywell, Flintshire, Wales, in the care of Cadw (Welsh Heritage).

Located at 53.2867, -3.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ruins in Wales, Cistercian monasteries in Wales, Cadw, 1132 establishments in Wales, 1536 disestablishments in Wales, Religious organizations established in the 1130s, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Visitor attractions in Flintshire, Buildings and structures in Flintshire

St Winefride's Well

St Winefride's or Winifred's Well is a well located in Holywell, Flintshire, in Wales. It claims to be the oldest continually-visited pilgrimage site in Great Britain. The well is believed to be connected to St Mary's well and chapel in Cefn Meiriadog, Denbighshire. In that it is one of the few locations mentioned by name in the anonymous medieval alliterative poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, it is interesting to compare the site's beheading history with the beheading game in the poem.

Located at 53.2771, -3.2236 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Flintshire, Holy wells, Catholic pilgrimage sites, Springs of Wales, Visitor attractions in Flintshire, Museums in Flintshire, Religious museums in Wales, Landmarks in Wales

Holywell Rural District

Holywell was a rural district in the administrative county of Flintshire, Wales from 1894 to 1974. The district was created by the Local Government Act 1894 as successor to Holywell Rural Sanitary District. The district contained the following civil parishes: Brynford Caerwys Cilcain Gwaenysgor Halkyn Holywell Rural Llanasa Mold Rural Nercwys Northop Nannerch Newmarket Whitford Ysceifiog The Rural District Council was based in the town of Holywell, which was a separate urban district.

Located at 53.275, -3.223 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rural districts of Wales, History of Flintshire

Carmel, Flintshire

Carmel is a small village in Flintshire, Wales, just outside Holywell. Carmel has a primary school, a post office and a church and chapel. Carmel & District Cricket Club played their matches in the village until the 1990s when they moved to a new ground a short distance away.

Located at 53.2783, -3.23833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Flintshire

Ysgol Maesglas

Ysgol Maesglas (English: Greenfield School) is a community primary school for children aged 3–12 located in Flintshire, North Wales. It has been a successful running school for over 100 years. It currently serves the surrounding area of Greenfield and Holywell. The current headmaster is Peter Roach, NPQH.

Located at 53.29, -3.213 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Primary schools in Flintshire

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park is a 70-acre country park in Britain. It is located near the town of Holywell, in Wales. It is well known for its woodland, reservoirs, ancient monuments (including the ruins of Basingwerk Abbey), rich industrial past and its factories which played a big part in the Industrial Revolution.

Located at 53.2835, -3.2144 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Flintshire, Open air museums in Flintshire, Country parks in Wales, Industry museums in Wales, Farm museums in the United Kingdom

Holywell Workhouse Chapel

Holywell Workhouse Chapel was built in association with Holywell Workhouse in Old Chester Road, Holywell, Flintshire, Wales. It was built, together with some "vagrants' wards" for the workhouse, in 1883–84 to a design by the Chester architect John Douglas. The chapel is built in stone with a slate roof and has a shingled flèche. The workhouse later became Lluesty Hospital. The chapel is a listed building.

Located at 53.2663, -3.2168 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Flintshire, Chapels in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Religious buildings completed in 1884, 19th-century church buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales

Holy Trinity Church, Greenfield

Holy Trinity Church, Greenfield, is in Basingwerk Avenue, Greenfield, Flintshire, Wales. It is an active Anglican church in the parish of Holywell, the deanery of Holywell, the archdeaconry of St Asaph and the diocese of St Asaph. The church was designated as a Grade II listed building on 19 August 1991. The church was built in 1870–71 to a design by Ewan Christian. It consisted of a nave and a south aisle, and had lancet windows.

Located at 53.2894, -3.2102 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Flintshire, Anglican churches in Wales, Religious buildings completed in 1871, 19th-century Anglican church buildings, Religious buildings completed in 1911, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Flintshire

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23 Nov
2019

Home & Money Matters - Free Advice Forum
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07 Dec
2019

Basgedi Sblintiau Onnen | Ash Splint Baskets
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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PUB CRAWL SATURDAYS! Free Weekly Pub Crawl Event In Holywell
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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14 Dec
2019

Victorian Christmas Saturday
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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15 Dec
2019

Victorian Christmas Sunday
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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02 Feb
2020

Helen Parry Jones 'Clairvoyance Evening' The Springfield - Halkyn. Chester
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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20 Jul
2020

I DO LIKE MONDAYS! Free Networking Event In Holywell
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Holywell, Хоулиуел, Treffynnon, Holivelis