Queensferry
in Flintshire of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.200 and -3.033 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 12' 0" and W -3° 1' 59"
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: 06:51 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 8:33 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Queensferry

Queensferry in Flintshire (Wales) is a town located in United Kingdom about 169 mi (or 273 km) north-west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Queensferry is now 06:51 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Queensferry, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 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 Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Shotwick, Buckley, Hope, Neston and Ledsham. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1000.1 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 20 km/h (13 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 52% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

15°C (59 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

14°C (57 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

17°C (62 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Address
4,7 mi
Parkgate Road
CH66 9PB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


VILLAGE CHESTER ST DAVIDS

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

Time Information

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


Holiday Inn A55 CHESTER WEST

Address
2,1 mi
Westbound A55,Northop Hall, Mold
CH7 6HB CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Northop Hall Country House Hotel

Address
2,2 mi
Chester Road
CH7 6HJ Mold
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Inglewood Manor

Address
5,8 mi
Badgers Rake Lane
CH66 8PF Ellesmere Port
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


Mercure Chester North Woodhey House Hotel

Address
6,5 mi
Berwick road West Welsh road Little Sutton
CH66 4PS ELLESMERE PORT
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE CHESTER NORTHOP HALL

Address
2,4 mi
A55 EASTBOUND EXPRESSWAY NORTHOP HALL
CH7 6HF CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Wirral (Two Mills)

Address
4,8 mi
PARKGATE ROAD TWO MILLS
CH66 9PD Wirral
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.

Throwin shit in miss muhammeds class

Published: October 31, 2013
Length: 19:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sam Warrenger


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 ...


Half an Hour at (77) - Hawarden Bridge Station 27.11.2014 - Shotton Deeside Class 66 150

Published: November 27, 2014
Length: 14:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

Video 77 brings took me on a cold and foggy morning to a rather remote station on the banks of the River Dee. This station is only accessible to the public by way of footpath or cycleway, or...


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. ...


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 ...


Behold the Handmaid

Published: October 14, 2009
Length: 10:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: yourlittlesisters

God is love and he who lives in God lives in love! Welcome to the call and way of life of the Poor Clare Colettine Community of the Monastery of Ty Mam Duw in Hawarden, North Wales CH5 3EN....


Deeside Roadtrip

Published: October 23, 2012
Length: 31:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: eskimo4130

Not often i get to hang with these guys now, so wasn't sure how well this was going to go. Turns out, it was a f**cking blast. Over easter 2012 we took a trip to the fairly new Deeside skatepark...


Ryan Williams double flair @ ISA Championships 2012

Published: October 29, 2012
Length: 40:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lee Grice

Ryan Williams doing a double flair at the 2012 European Championships @ Deeside.


Ice-Skating At Deeside Ice Rink

Published: December 23, 2011
Length: 02:26 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Andykyle1409

Libanus Baptist Church Dynamite Youth Group, this was a day out Ice-Skating which was a lot of fun if you stayed upright..Produced with CyberLink PowerDirector http://directorzone.cyberlink.com/vid...


Half an Hour at (6) - Shotton Station 31.1.2014 - Deeside ATW DMU's

Published: January 31, 2014
Length: 21:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robin Harrison

Video 6 in this series takes me to Shotton, about 5 miles from Chester. This station has an unusual layout with platforms 1 and 2 being on the North Wales Coast line, with the other platforms...


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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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Castle ruins in Wales

RAF Sealand

Royal Air Force Station Sealand or more simply RAF Sealand was a Royal Air Force station in Flintshire, north Wales and operated between 1916 and 2006. Under defence cuts announced in 2004 RAF Sealand was completely closed in April 2006. All remaining RAF units were moved to RAF Leeming. Part of the original airfield is now operated as the civilian MoD Sealand.

Located at 53.2224, -2.99796 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Air Force stations in Wales, Buildings and structures in Flintshire

John Summers High School

John Summers High School (formerly Deeside High School) is an English medium mixed comprehensive secondary school in the town of Queensferry, Wales, near the border with England. It teaches children aged 11-18. Sixth form education, (16-18), was provided through the Deeside Consortium, a group of three local high schools and the nearby sixth form college although Deeside College has now withdrawn from this consortium. Its Local Education Authority is Flintshire County Council.

Located at 53.2063, -3.0307 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Flintshire

Gladstone's Library

Gladstone's Library, known until 2010 as St Deiniol's Library (Welsh: Llyfrgell Deiniol Sant), is a residential library in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. The library was founded by the Victorian statesman and politician William Ewart Gladstone (1809 - 1898). In 1895, at the age of 85, Gladstone gave £40,000 (equivalent to £3.42 million today) and much of his own library.

Located at 53.1859, -3.0272 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Library buildings completed in 1902, Houses completed in 1906, Libraries in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Visitor attractions in Flintshire, Buildings and structures in Flintshire, William Ewart Gladstone

Shotton railway station

Shotton railway station serves the town of Shotton, Flintshire, Wales. It is situated where the Borderlands Line crosses the North Wales Coast Line. All passenger services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales, which manages the station. Shotton is split into two sections: a High Level on the Borderlands Line; and a Low level on the North Wales Coast Line. Each level has two side platforms and are double tracked. The station is staffed on weekdays and Saturday mornings only.

Located at 53.213, -3.038 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Flintshire, Former Great Central Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1891, Former London and North Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1907, Railway stations closed in 1966, Railway stations opened in 1972, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, DfT Category E stations

Hawarden Bridge railway station

Hawarden Bridge railway station is a railway station near Shotton, Flintshire, Wales. It is situated on the Borderlands Line 13 miles north of Wrexham Central, on the north side of Hawarden Bridge over the River Dee. The station and all trains serving it are operated by Arriva Trains Wales.

Located at 53.2182, -3.03212 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Flintshire, Former London and North Eastern Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1924, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, DfT Category F2 stations

East–West Interconnector

The East–West Interconnector is a high-voltage direct current submarine and subsoil power cable which connects the British and Irish electricity markets. The project has been developed by the Irish national grid operator EirGrid.

Located at 53.2272, -3.07278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Submarine power cables, Electric power infrastructure in Wales, Electric power infrastructure in the Republic of Ireland, Proposed electric power transmission systems, Ireland–United Kingdom relations, Energy infrastructure completed in 2012

A494 road

The A494 is an important trunk road in Wales. The road runs between "Drome Corner" at the intersection of the A548 and A550 by RAF Sealand, Queensferry and the A470 at Dolgellau, Gwynedd.

Located at 53.2049, -3.0223 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Wales, Transport in Denbighshire, Transport in Flintshire, Roads in Gwynedd

Hawarden railway station

Hawarden railway station serves the village of Hawarden in Flintshire, Wales. It is situated on the Borderlands Line 10½ miles (17 km) north of Wrexham Central and all passenger services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales. The station is unstaffed.

Located at 53.185, -3.032 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Flintshire, Former Great Central Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1890, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, DfT Category F2 stations

Buckley railway station

Buckley railway station serves the town of Buckley in Flintshire, Wales. The station is 8½ miles (14 km) north of Wrexham Central on the Borderlands Line. The station was known as Buckley Junction until 6 May 1974, when it became Buckley. It is the nearest station to Mold, Flintshire.

Located at 53.163, -3.056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Flintshire, Former Great Central Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1890, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, DfT Category F2 stations

Aston Park, Flintshire

Aston Park, also known as Aston, is a small, residential village in Flintshire, North Wales. It is near to Hawarden and Shotton, alongside the A494 road, and it is often incorrectly referred to as Higher Shotton. It is situated in a fairly urban area but there is still a lot of countryside - Wepre Country Park is only a short distance away. In the village there are some shops, a hairdresser, an Indian takeaway, a bowling green, a park, a primary school and a hospital, Deeside Community Hospital.

Located at 53.1989, -3.04056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Flintshire

Deeside Leisure Centre

Deeside Leisure Centre is a sports centre in Queensferry, Flintshire, in Wales. Its facilities include Deeside Ice Rink, an Olympic-sized inline hockey rink, badminton courts and squash courts. The ice rink is the National Centre for Ice Sports in Wales and is home to the ice hockey teams the Flintshire Freeze and the Flintshire Phantoms.

Located at 53.2076, -3.0267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor ice hockey venues in Wales

Alyn and Deeside (Assembly constituency)

Alyn and Deeside 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 nine constituencies in the North Wales electoral region, which elects four additional members, in addition to nine constituency members, to produce a degree of proportional representation for the region as a whole.

Located at 53.1614, -3.05528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Assembly for Wales constituencies in the North Wales electoral region, 1999 establishments in Wales, Constituencies established in 1999

Wepre Park

Wepre Park is a medium sized country park with playing fields, in Britain. It is situated near Connah's Quay in north Wales. It also features Ewloe Castle, a 30 Minute forest walk, and a small river with waterfall.

Located at 53.2036, -3.0606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country parks in Wales, Visitor attractions in Flintshire

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Mock castles in Wales, Houses completed in 1752, Country houses in Wales

Penymynydd

Penymynydd is a small village in Flintshire, Wales, merging with the larger neighbouring village of Penyffordd. The name Penymynydd is Welsh, meaning "top" or "end of the mountain". The village consists of a number of modern housing estates (Well House Drive, Coed Terfyn, Coed Y Graig), and also housing on Penymynydd Road (most of which is in Penyffordd). Penymynydd has one church: St John The Baptist's Church. A second church formerly existed in the village and has since been redeveloped.

Located at 53.1558, -3.0407 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Flintshire

Deeside Stadium

Deeside Stadium is a multi-sport stadium located in Connah's Quay, Deeside. It is the home stadium to Welsh Premier League side Connah's Quay Football Club. Despite financial difficulties, agreements have been made that, after outstanding debts were collected, the team could resume using the stadium. They had originally owed money for unpaid rental fees for the stadium which is owned by Deeside College.

Located at 53.2253, -3.0765 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Wales, Stadiums in Wales

Battle of Ewloe

The Battle of Ewloe (also known as the Battle of Coleshill) was a battle fought in July 1157 between a large army led by Henry II of England and an army led by the Welsh prince Owain Gwynedd.

Located at 53.199, -3.068 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
12th century in Wales, Battles involving England, Battles involving Wales, 1157 in Europe, Conflicts in 1157

St Ethelwold's Church, Shotton

St Ethelwold's Church, Shotton, is in the town of Shotton, Flintshire, Wales. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Hawarden, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. It is a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.2096, -3.0346 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Flintshire, Anglican churches in Wales, 19th-century Anglican church buildings, Religious buildings completed in 1902, 20th-century Anglican church buildings, John Douglas buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Flintshire

St Mark's Church, Connah's Quay

St Mark's Church, Connah's Quay is in the town of Connah's Quay, Flintshire, Wales. It is an active Anglican church in the deanery of Mold, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. The Church is the mother church of St David's Church, Connah's Quay.

Located at 53.2212, -3.0637 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Churches in Flintshire, Anglican churches in Wales, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Religious buildings completed in 1933

St Deiniol's Church, Hawarden

St Deiniol's Church, Hawarden, is in the village of Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. It is the parish church of the Rectorial Benefice of Hawarden in the deanery of Hawarden, the archdeaconry of Wrexham, and the diocese of St Asaph. The church has associations with W.  E.  Gladstone and his family, and is a Grade II* listed building.

Located at 53.1859, -3.0258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Flintshire, Anglican churches in Wales, English Gothic architecture, John Douglas buildings, Grade II* listed churches, Grade II* listed buildings in Flintshire, Places of worship destroyed by arson, Buildings and structures in the United Kingdom destroyed by arson

St Matthew's Church, Buckley

St Matthew's Church, Buckley, is in the town of Buckley, Flintshire, Wales. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Hawarden, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. The church is a Grade II* listed building.

Located at 53.1745, -3.0726 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Flintshire, Anglican churches in Wales, Religious buildings completed in 1822, 19th-century Anglican church buildings, Anglican congregations established in the 19th century, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales, Religious buildings completed in 1905, John Douglas buildings, Grade II* listed churches, Grade II* listed buildings in Flintshire, Commissioners' churches

St David's Church, Connah's Quay

St David's Church, Connah's Quay is in the town of Connah's Quay, Flintshire, Wales . It is an active Anglican church in the deanery of Mold, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. The Church is the daughter Church of St Mark's Church, Connah's Quay.

Located at 53.212, -3.064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Anglican churches in Wales, Churches in Flintshire, Religious buildings completed in 1914

Etna Park

Etna Park is a park near the town of Buckley. The area was a clay hole during the Industrial Revolution, and was recently used as a landfill site. It is now an excellent example of what can be achieved on reclaimed land and boasts extensive areas of wildflower meadow and woodland, and provides very good open views across Cheshire, the Wirral and Merseyside. Further details provide pictures and an overview of the Heritage Walk.

Located at 53.1775, -3.0697 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Wales, Geography of Flintshire, Visitor attractions in Flintshire

Wales Coast Path

The Wales Coast Path (Welsh: Llwybr Arfordir Cymru) is a long-distance footpath which follows the whole of the coastline of Wales. It opened on 5 May 2012, and offers a 870 miles walking route from Chepstow, in the south, to Queensferry, in the north. Wales is the first country in the world to provide a dedicated footpath along its entire coastline. The Path runs through 11 National Nature Reserves and many more local Wildlife Trust and RSPB reserves.

Located at 53.211, -3.016 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coastal paths in Wales, Long-distance footpaths in Wales, Parks in Wales, Visitor attractions in Wales

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20 Aug
2019

Flintshires Got Talent
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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21 Aug
2019

BFORB CHESTER ST DAVID'S
Starting at: 08:00 am (08:00).
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24 Aug
2019

Family Nature Craft Event
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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27 Aug
2019

Summer Holiday IZorb + Water Zorbing At The Farm Shop
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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01 Sep
2019

Flintshire Fest
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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05 Sep
2019

MDA Innovation Network Business Breakfast - Thursday 5th September 2019
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
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12 Sep
2019

Industrial Forum For Electrical Engineers
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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The Good Life Experience Festival 2019 3 Nights Adult Camping Thursday Entry
Starting at: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Workshops At The Good Life Experience
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Feast At The Good Life Experience 2019
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13 Sep
2019

The Good Life Experience Festival 2019 2 Nights Adult Camping Friday Entry
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14 Sep
2019

Creative Write For Growth: The Four Temperaments
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19 Sep
2019

Breakfast Network Event - Employment Law Update
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20 Sep
2019

DBF Conference: Next Steps For Transport Sustainability
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21 Sep
2019

Parkgate Guided Walk
Starting at: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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