Llanmaes
in Vale of Glamorgan of Wales, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.418 and -3.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 25' 4" and W -3° 28' 0"
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: 05:07 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:13 am and 4:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
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Discover Llanmaes

Llanmaes in Vale of Glamorgan (Wales) is a city in United Kingdom about 144 mi (or 232 km) west of London, the country's capital city.

Local time in Llanmaes is now 05:07 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Llanmaes, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is MOD St. Athan in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 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 golfing, there is an option about 22 mi (or 36 km). away. We discovered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: Penllyn, Llangan, Wick, Bridgend and Llantrisant. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

La Grisa

Address
0,5 mi
La Grisa 23
52211 Bale - Valle
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


The Bear Hotel Cowbridge

Address
3,2 mi
63 HIGH STREET
CF71 7AF Cowbridge
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 9°C / 48 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 0%
Air Pressure 994 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 17th of December 2018

9°C (48 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)
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Videos from this area

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Cardiff Morris dance Young Collins at the Cross Inn, Llanblethian. 19th June 2012.

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 46:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris

Reverand William Collins is a character in Jane Austen's 'Pride & Prejudice'. He is a faintly ridiculous figure and is often used as comic relief in the narrative. He begins by inviting...


Bandit 600

Published: June 20, 2010
Length: 35:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Richard Williams

A ride out from Penarth to Ogmore , with an improvised helmet cam !


House Refurbishment in Llantwit Major South Wales

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 41:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jo Buckerfield

Join Jo Buckerfield of Your Space Living as she embarks on a difficult house redevelopment in South Wales. In this intro, Jo introduces the project and shows some of the horrors already uncovered....


Cardiff Morris dance Upton Stick in Llantwit Major. 20th August, 2013.

Published: August 22, 2013
Length: 17:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris

It was while St. Patrick was a priest at the monastery in Llantwit Major that, according to accounts, he was abducted by Irish pirates before going on to become the patron saint of Ireland....


Cardiff Morris dance Three Musketeers in Llantwit Major. 20th August, 2013.

Published: August 22, 2013
Length: 50:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris

There has been a building on the site of the Old Swan Inn here in Llantwit Major since the 11th century. It may have had a monastic function or it could have been a mint for the local, powerful...


Cardiff Morris dance Y Derwydd in Llantwit Major. 20th August, 2013.

Published: August 22, 2013
Length: 14:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Cardiff Morris


Your Space Living Intro Video

Published: July 14, 2013
Length: 54:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jo Buckerfield

http://www.yourspaceliving.com Your Space is an interior design company based in Llantwit Major South Wales. The design studio is run by Jo Buckerfield, who has a passion for interior design....


Llandow Caravan Park, Glamorgan, South Wales

Published: January 31, 2011
Length: 33:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LlandowCaravanPark

Some of the facilities available at our 4* caravan and camping park in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales UK. See our website www.llandowcaravanpark.com for more information.


2010 UWC Atlantic College Vibes

Published: November 30, 2013
Length: 47:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Hadyan Sani Ramadhan

2010 AC Vibes - United World College of the Atlantic.


Leaver's 2013 - Don't Stop Believing (Outtakes)

Published: July 25, 2013
Length: 50:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Eagleswell Primary School

The course of making videos never runs smoothly, mistakes happen! Here are some of the best bits from the filming of Don't Stop Believing by the 2013 class of Year 6 at Eagleswell Primary School!...


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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.

Vale of Glamorgan

The Vale of Glamorgan is a county borough in Wales; an exceptionally rich agricultural area, it lies in the southern part of Glamorgan, South Wales. It has a rugged coastline, but its rolling countryside is quite atypical of Wales as a whole. The Vale also has many tourist attractions which attract many visitors every year, including Barry Island Pleasure Park, Vale of Glamorgan Railway, St Donat's Castle, Cosmeston Lakes Country Park and Cosmeston Medieval Village and many more.

Located at 51.4167, -3.41667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Principal areas of Wales, Vale of Glamorgan, County boroughs of Wales

Llantwit Major

Llantwit Major (Welsh: Llanilltud Fawr – llan church enclosure + Illtud + mawr great) is a small coastal town and community in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, lying on the Bristol Channel coast. It is one of four towns in the Vale of Glamorgan and the third largest by population (13,366) after Barry and Penarth, and ahead of Cowbridge, which lies about 4.5 miles to the northeast.

Located at 51.3967, -3.50083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in the Vale of Glamorgan, Paleontological sites of Europe, Roman sites in Wales, Post towns in the CF postcode area

MOD St Athan

MOD St Athan is a large Ministry of Defence unit near the village of St Athan in the Vale of Glamorgan, southern Wales. It was the designated site for the United Kingdom's new defence training academy, but the programme was cancelled on 19 October 2010. It once claimed to be the largest Royal Air Force (RAF) station (though several gunnery ranges such as RAF Spadeadam are larger in area). The base has been home to the RAF No.

Located at 51.4047, -3.43583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Organisations based in the Vale of Glamorgan, Volunteer Gliding Squadron, Airports in Wales, Military training establishments of the United Kingdom, Buildings and structures in the Vale of Glamorgan

Llantwit Major railway station

Llantwit Major railway station is a railway station serving the small town of Llantwit Major, South Wales. It is located on the Vale of Glamorgan Line, 18+⁄4 miles west of Cardiff Central towards Bridgend via Barry and Rhoose. The present station opened on 12 June 2005, when passenger services were restored on the section of line between Barry and Bridgend. Passenger services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales as part of the Valley Lines network.

Located at 51.41, -3.482 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in the Vale of Glamorgan, Former Barry Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 2005, Railway stations served by Arriva Trains Wales, DfT Category F2 stations, Beeching closures in Wales

St Illtyd's Church, Llantwit Major

St Illtyd's Church is a medieval church in Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales. It is one of the oldest and best-known parish churches in Wales.

Located at 51.4081, -3.4878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in the Vale of Glamorgan, Anglican churches in Wales, Christian monasteries in Wales, Grade I listed churches, Grade I listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan, 13th-century architecture

Cowbridge Grammar School

Cowbridge Grammar School was one of the best-known schools in Wales until its closure in 1974. It was replaced by a comprehensive school. Founded in the 17th century by Sir John Stradling and refounded by Sir Leoline Jenkins, it had close links with Jesus College, Oxford. The school took both boarders and day boys. Famous old boys include actor Anthony Hopkins and poet Alun Lewis. The main school buildings were located in Church Street, Cowbridge.

Located at 51.462, -3.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions disestablished in 1974, Grammar schools in Wales, Cowbridge, Educational institutions established in the 1600s, Defunct schools in the Vale of Glamorgan

List of United Kingdom locations: X-Z

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Located at 51.45, -3.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

Special Forces Support Group

The Special Forces Support Group or SFSG is a special operations unit of the British Armed Forces. The SFSG is the newest addition to the United Kingdom Special Forces. It was formed officially on 3 April 2006 to support the Special Air Service, the Special Reconnaissance Regiment and the Special Boat Service on operations. This could include diversionary tactics, protective cordons and extra firepower.

Located at 51.4055, -3.45205 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regiments of the British Army, Special forces of the United Kingdom, Military units and formations established in 2006

Llanilltud Fawr School

Llanilltud Fawr School is a school in the town of Llantwit Major in the Vale of Glamorgan, on the coast of south Wales. The school consists of a separate primary and secondary school which are located on the same site. A large section of the comprehensive was burned to the ground in 1991 and rebuilt a year later. A further rebuild was scheduled to begin 2011/2012 but was scrapped to due lack of funding. On average the number of pupils is between 1,200 and 1,600 at any given time.

Located at 51.405, -3.476 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Secondary schools in the Vale of Glamorgan

Cor Tewdws

Cor Tewdws or Bangor Tewdws (College of Theodosius) was a monastery and school in what is now Llantwit Major, Glamorgan, Wales. It was a primary learning center of Britain until the Norman conquest, after which point the English schools surpassed it. It was finally closed down by Henry VIII during the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Named for the Roman Emperor Theodosius I, by whom it is said to have been established, it was one of the earliest schools in Britain.

Located at 51.4084, -3.4881 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Defunct schools in the Vale of Glamorgan, History of Wales

Llantwit Major Roman Villa

The Llantwit Major Roman Villa was a Roman L-shaped courtyard villa located at what is now Caermead, immediately north of the town of Llantwit Major in the Welsh county of South Glamorgan. The villa was first discovered in 1887 and was fully excavated in 1938-9 and 1948. There was another excavation in 1971. The site may have been occupied in the late Iron Age. The first stone structure was erected in the 2nd century.

Located at 51.4192, -3.4989 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in the Vale of Glamorgan, Roman villas in Wales

Cowbridge (Roman town)

Cowbridge was a small castra in Roman Wales within the Roman province of Britannia Superior. Today the contemporary settlement, Cowbridge, has a population of roughly 3,600. Its name in Latin is unknown, although it is the strongest candidate for Bovium (corrected from Bomio) of the Antonine Itinerary. Its remains have been discovered beneath Cowbridge in the Welsh county of Vale of Glamorgan, previously Glamorganshire.

Located at 51.4617, -3.4473 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in the Vale of Glamorgan, Roman towns in Wales, Former populated places in Wales, Cowbridge

Llandow Circuit

Llandow Circuit is a motorsport circuit at Llandow, Vale of Glamorgan, 15 miles south west of Cardiff, Wales. As one of the smaller Circuits in the UK, Llandow offers a unique opportunity for Novice and Intermediate users to enjoy some technically challenging corners in a controlled environment. Llandow Circuit is available for of Testing, Trackdays and hire for exclusive events. Llandow Kart Circuit, run by South Wales Karting Centre, is immediately adjacent to the main circuit.

Located at 51.4316, -3.4978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Motorsport venues in Wales

Llandow air disaster

The Llandow air disaster was an aircraft accident in Wales in 1950. At that time it was the world's worst air disaster with a total of 80 fatalities. The aircraft, an Avro Tudor V, had been privately hired to fly rugby union enthusiasts to and from an international game in Ireland; and the crash, which was caused by a stall, happened on the return flight.

Located at 51.4344, -3.47739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in Wales, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1950, 1950 in Wales, Transport disasters in Wales, Accidents and incidents involving the Avro Tudor, Vale of Glamorgan

St Quintins Castle

St Quintins Castle (also known as St Quentins Castle and Llanblethian Castle) is a castle located in the village of Llanblethian, Cowbridge, Wales under the care of Cadw.

Located at 51.4575, -3.45639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in the Vale of Glamorgan, Grade II listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan, Cadw

Old Beaupre Castle

Old Beaupre Castle (also known as Beaupre Castle, Old Beaupre Manor, or simply Beaupre) is a ruined medieval fortified manor house located in the community of Llanfair, outside Cowbridge in Wales presently under the care of Cadw. It is known in historic documents under the names Beawpire, Bewerpere, Bewpyr and Y Bewpur. Although called Old Beupre Castle the structure is seen as a fortified manor house.

Located at 51.4387, -3.42729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade I listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan, Grade I listed castles, Cadw, Castle ruins in Wales, Castles in the Vale of Glamorgan, Country houses in Wales, Houses in the Vale of Glamorgan

RAF Llandow

RAF Llandow was a Royal Air Force airfield situated near the village of Llandow, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, 15 miles west of Cardiff. It opened in 1940 and closed in 1957. It was while training at this airfield in 1941 that John Gillespie Magee, Jr. wrote his famous poem, "High Flight. " The major RAF unit based at Llandow throughout its existence was No. 38 Maintenance Unit (38 MU) which was tasked with the reception, storage and despatch of RAF aircraft.

Located at 51.4333, -3.49583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Air Force stations in Wales, Organisations based in the Vale of Glamorgan, Royal Air Force stations of World War II in the United Kingdom

Cowbridge Cricket Ground

Cowbridge Cricket Ground is a cricket ground in Cowbridge, Glamorgan. The first recorded match held on the ground came 1931, when Glamorgan played Northamptonshire in a the ground first first-class match in the 1931 County Championship. From 1931 to 1932, the ground played host to 4 first-class matches, the last of which sae Glamorgan play Somerset. In local domestic cricket, the ground is the home venue of Cowbridge Cricket Club.

Located at 51.4645, -3.45203 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cricket grounds in Wales, Buildings and structures in the Vale of Glamorgan, Sport in the Vale of Glamorgan

Afon Col-huw

The Afon Col-huw (Often River Colhuw, sometimes Anglicised Colhugh) is a very short river in Llantwit Major in the Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. It is an exceptionally short river, with a length of only 1 mile/1.6 kilometres long. It is formed when two rivers, the Ogney Brook and the Hoddnant converge south of Llantwit Major. Its valley, the Cwm Col-huw, is a Scheduled Ancient Monument - it was used in the Dig for Victory campaign in World War II.

Located at 51.3967, -3.50039 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Vale of Glamorgan

Cowbridge Physic Garden

The Cowbridge Physic Garden is located in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. The 0.5 acres physic garden was created by the Welsh Historic Gardens Trust in 2004, and was opened in June 2008 by Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall who is its Patron. Surrounded by high stone walls, parts of which date to the 13th century, the physic garden is situated within a former 18th century formal garden which belonged to the Edmondes family of Old Hall.

Located at 51.4617, -3.45028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cowbridge, Herb gardens, 2008 establishments in Wales, Gardens in Wales

Tresilian Bay

Tresilian Bay, also Tresillian Bay, is a bay in southeast Wales, west of Llantwit Major's Collugh beach and east of St Donats, on the Bristol Channel. The beach at the bay lies in front of a valley in which the Nant Tresilian flows and empties in the sea. It lies along a stretch of coast and cliff path under protection by the Glamorgan Heritage Coast, characterised by limestone cliffs with many caves and several bays/valleys.

Located at 51.3986, -3.51417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of the Vale of Glamorgan

Church of St Hilary

The Parish Church of St Hilary is a Grade II* listed Anglican church in the village of St Hilary, Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales. It forms one of 11 churches in the Parish of Cowbridge. It became a listed building on 22 February 1963.

Located at 51.4499, -3.41773 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in the Vale of Glamorgan, Grade II* listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan, Grade II* listed churches, 14th-century architecture

Penllyn Castle

Penllyn Castle is a Norman architecture castle, located in Cowbridge, 4 miles south-east of Bridgend, South Wales. Built by Robert Fitzhamon in 1135, the sheriff Earl of Gloucester, it shares an oblong tower like contemporary Ogmore Castle. The high-location was chosen as it gave clear-view over both the River Thaw and Ewenny River valleys. Reportedly attacked by Owain Glyndŵr, today the two surviving main walls of the original castle stand on the edge of a low cliff above the River Thaw.

Located at 51.4746, -3.47191 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Bridgend County Borough, 1135 establishments, Grade I listed buildings in Bridgend County Borough, Grade II listed buildings in Bridgend County Borough

Bear Inn, Cowbridge

The Bear Inn, today known as The Bear Hotel, is an inn on Cowbridge High Street in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. The block stone building has a blue plaque on the front, marking its historical significance. It became a Grade II listed building on 12 May 1963. The inn is dated to the medieval period, around the 12th century. It was once probably a three-unit, lateral chimney, hall-house, later converted into a storeyed house.

Located at 51.4622, -3.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Public houses in the Vale of Glamorgan, Hotels in Wales, Grade II listed public houses, Grade II listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan

The Bush Inn

The Bush Inn is a Grade II listed public house in St Hilary, near Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. The current inn dates to the 16th century, and has a thatched roof, thick stone walls, low oak beams, flagstone floors, old pews, a stone spiral staircase, and an inglenook fireplace. Iolo Morganwg was known to have visited the pub. The Rough Guide to Wales praised its food and "cosy" atmosphere.

Located at 51.4519, -3.41889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Public houses in the Vale of Glamorgan, 16th-century establishments in Wales, Reportedly haunted locations in Wales, Grade II listed public houses, Grade II listed buildings in the Vale of Glamorgan, Thatched buildings

Popular in vicinity

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07 Jan
2019

Technology Club (Year 1 To 2)
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

08 Jan
2019

Technology Club (Year 3 To 6)
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09 Feb
2019

Car Track Day
Starting at: 08:30 am (08:30).
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15 Jun
2019

Porsche 996 Carrera Track Day
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Llanmaes