Wick
in Vale of Glamorgan of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.439 and -3.549 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 26' 21" and W -3° 32' 57"
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: 07:21 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:08 am and 8:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Wick

Wick in Vale of Glamorgan (Wales) with it's 698 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 147 mi (or 237 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Wick is now 07:21 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Wick, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is MOD St. Athan in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 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 36 mi (or 58 km), North-East. Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 19 mi (or 30 km). away. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Llangan, Bridgend, Merthyr Mawr, Penllyn and Cefn Cribwr. 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 / 60 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 13% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

16°C (61 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

17°C (62 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Few clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

17°C (63 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ewenny Farm Guesthouse

Address
3,4 mi
St. Brides Road
CF35 5AX Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Coed-Y-Mwstwr

Address
5,1 mi
Coychurch Road
CF35 6AE Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Best Western Heronston Hotel & Spa

Address
3,9 mi
Ewenny Road
CF35 5AW Bridgend
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE BRIDGEND PENCOED

Address
6,4 mi
OLD MILL FELINDRE ROAD
CF35 5HU PENCOED
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


La Grisa

Address
3,7 mi
La Grisa 23
52211 Bale - Valle
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


J35) Bridgend (M4

Address
5,7 mi
PANTRUTHYN FARM PENCOED
CF35 5HY MID GLAMORGAN
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.

Vauxhall VXR8 Powering Round The Track

Published: June 24, 2013
Length: 41:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: George Taylor

A short video of black Vauxhall VXR8 speeding off the line at my local track. I love the noise this thing makes!!!


My girlfriend dumped me for a gay man

Published: April 22, 2008
Length: 41:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Terry the Odd Job Man

TERRY'S GERT LUSH GUIDE TO BRISTOL DVD IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.TERRYTHEODDJOBMAN.COM My misses dumped me. I look a bit deshuveled.


RGB LED LIGHTS FITTED BY MATRIX ELECTRICAL SOLUTIONS LTD www.matrixelectricalsolutions.co.uk

Published: October 21, 2010
Length: 18:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: stuboii22

Colour changing LED rope lighting. Nearly 200 meters where fitted at doniford bay holiday park all of it changing colour at the same time.


Gta Iso mod TUTORIAL * WORKING ISO MOD * DISKS AVAILABLE

Published: August 15, 2011
Length: 00:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: eithan123

ONLY WORKING GTA ISO MOD! V5.9 AVAILABLE DISKS! This has: Shopping trolly mod Flying Cars Super Fast cars Unlimited helth You can not die No water, this mean...


DJI Phantom 2 Vision at Nash Point on clear day

Published: June 29, 2014
Length: 48:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Martin Williams

DJIO Phantom 2 Vision at Nash Point Good weather condition Overall flight was 23 minutes fro the video and then video edited appropriately.


A Seasons Greetings from St Donats

Published: December 26, 2008
Length: 31:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Maurice Kirk

Happy Christmas and a merry New Year from us all at St Donats Aerodrome, Old South Wales. This includes the horses, Baldrick, Mooney, Whiz-bang and Sipa, dogs, Hector, Snipe and Jacques, cats,.


Mandy's 50th. surprise birthday party.

Published: May 31, 2010
Length: 38:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Roger Williams

Mandy's 50th. surprise birthday party.


Karl-James Langford The Alfie in the Vatican and bogs sketch

Published: February 01, 2008
Length: 47:25 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: karl-james langford

Pope meets Alfie.


Seated 3set, Bar Game.

Published: June 17, 2009
Length: 30:55 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Pedro1234NA

An example of bar game. Which should be more relaxed, smooth and simple then club game. Also shows why its hard to get good footage, i tried being sneeky but got caught out! She tests me on...


www.globaltravelpack.com How To Video

Published: July 15, 2008
Length: 09:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Globaltravelpack

This video explains how you update your profile on http://www.globaltravelpack.com.


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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.

Atlantic College

UWC Atlantic College (formerly the United World College of the Atlantic), also known as Atlantic College, is an international IB Diploma Programme independent (private) residential Sixth Form College in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1962, it was the first of the United World Colleges and was among the first educational institutions in the world to follow an international curriculum.

Located at 51.4014, -3.5325 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1962, 1962 establishments in Wales, International Baccalaureate schools in Wales, Independent schools in the Vale of Glamorgan

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 4 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

St Donat's Castle

St Donat's Castle is a medieval castle in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, overlooking the Bristol Channel in the village of St Donat's near Llantwit Major, and about 25 km west of Cardiff. Since 1962 the castle has housed the international Sixth form college Atlantic College. The castle lies on an elevation to the east of a small valley opening to the sea between precipitous sea cliffs to both east and west.

Located at 51.4018, -3.53334 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in the Vale of Glamorgan, Arts centres in Wales, Reportedly haunted locations in Wales

Island Farm

Island Farm was a Prisoner of War Camp (Camp 198) on the outskirts of the town of Bridgend, South Wales. It hosted a number of Axis prisoners, mainly German, and was the scene of the largest escape attempt by German POWs in Britain during World War II. Near the end of the war it became known as Special Camp XI. The list of former inmates includes many senior SS military leaders, who were awaiting extradition to the Nuremberg trials.

Located at 51.494, -3.551 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend, Defunct prisons in Bridgend County Borough, World War II prisoner of war camps in the United Kingdom

ROF Bridgend

ROF Bridgend, (Filling Factory No. 2), located in Bridgend, South Wales, was one of the largest of sixteen World War II, UK government-owned, Royal Ordnance Factory munitions Filling Factories. Of great significance to the Britain's war effort, at its peak of production it employed around 40,000 people — said to be the largest ever factory in Britain's history.

Located at 51.4997, -3.55373 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend, Royal Ordnance Factories in Wales, Filling factories

St Brides Major

St. Brides Major is a village and community in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales. It has a population of 2,009. The village is the location of St. Bridget's church, the Fox & Hounds and the Farmer's Arms pubs, Pitcot Pool and St. Brides Primary School. The village is located approximately 1.5mi from the Vale of Glamorgan Heritage Coast. It is connected by bus to the nearby towns Llantwit Major and Bridgend 3 miles).

Located at 51.4597, -3.59279 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in the Vale of Glamorgan

Southerndown

Southerndown is a village in South Wales to the southwest of Bridgend, close to St Brides Major, Llantwit Major and Ogmore-by-Sea. It is mostly known for its beach (officially named Dunraven bay), which is a popular tourist destination during the summer months and since 1972 has been designated a Heritage Coast and is part of the Southerndown Coast SSSI. When the tide is out there is an expanse of sand and pools. The cliffs are an obvious example of sedimentary rock.

Located at 51.45, -3.61667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coast of the Vale of Glamorgan, Villages in the Vale of Glamorgan, Surfing locations in Wales

Bridgend Industrial Estate

Bridgend Industrial Estate is a large industrial park complex in Bridgend, Wales. It is made up of three adjoining Industrial Estates, being Waterton, Bridgend, and North Road and incorporating a retail park in Waterton.

Located at 51.4997, -3.55278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend, Industrial parks in Wales

Schwyll Aquifer

Schwyll Aquifer (pronounced 'Shwill') was historically known as 'the Great Spring of Glamorgan'. Until recently, Welsh Water used the resurgence at the Schwyll Spring near Ewenny as the main source of water for the Bridgend area. It now functions as a backup supply and as such has a number of associated source protection zones policed by the Environment Agency.

Located at 51.491, -3.548 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aquifers, Springs of Wales

106.3 Bridge FM

Bridge FM is the local commercial radio station broadcasting in south Wales' Bridgend County Borough and the surrounding areas on a frequency of 106.3 MHz. Bridge FM transmits to an area of around 136,000 people, playing hit music, along with local news, travel information and competitions. The station is owned by Town & Country Broadcasting, and is part of a group of six local radio stations. Town and Country Broadcasting also operates one regional station, Nation Radio in south Wales.

Located at 51.5047, -3.57025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in Wales, Bridgend county borough

Bridgend College

Bridgend College is a further education college based in Bridgend, Wales. Founded in 1928 as the Bridgend Mining and Technical Institute, the college today has four campuses in Bridgend, Pencoed and Maesteg. Courses offered include NVQs and BTECs. The college also offers a range of higher education courses, including HNCs, HNDs and degrees. It is the largest provider of higher education courses of any FE college in Wales.

Located at 51.4997, -3.5721 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Further education colleges in Bridgend County Borough, Education in Bridgend County Borough

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 3 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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in the Vale of Glamorgan, Roman villas in Wales

Nash Point

Nash Point is a headland and beach in the Monknash Coast of the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales. It is a popular location for ramblers and hiking along the cliffs to Llantwit Major beach. A short circular walk of 4 miles from the lighthouses at Nash Point to St Donats can be accessed along the cliff tops. The walk covers part of the Glamorgan Heritage Coast path with dramatic views of the coast. The going is flat and easy although the cliff-tops can be muddy after rain.

Located at 51.4038, -3.5615 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of the Vale of Glamorgan

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

Marcross

Marcross is a small village and civil parish in the Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. It consists of a public house (the Horseshoes Inn) and a few scattered houses, farms, and a small medieval church in the centre of the village.

Located at 51.4167, -3.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages 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

Llangan

Llangan may also refer to Llangain, Carmarthenshire Llangan is a small village in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. It is located approximately 4 miles outside the market town of Cowbridge.

Located at 51.4833, -3.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in the Vale of Glamorgan

Waterton, Bridgend

Waterton is an area south of Bridgend, Wales. It is mainly an industrial zone, as it is home to Bridgend Industrial Estate, Waterton Industrial Estate, Waterton Park, the Ford Engine Plant & Waterton Retail Park. Logica, the Global IT and business services company are located at Waterton Industrial Estate

Located at 51.4958, -3.54583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridgend

Afon Alun (Vale of Glamorgan)

The Afon Alun is a river in the Vale of Glamorgan, south Wales. It is a small river, with a length of just 4.5 miles, or 7 kilometres. Its source is just north of Llandow village, where two streams known as the Stembridge Brook and Llandow Brook converge. It is a tributary of the Ewenny River.

Located at 51.4801, -3.59124 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Vale of Glamorgan

Dunraven Castle

Dunraven Castle was a mansion on the South Wales coast near Southerndown. It was built in 1803 and demolished in 1963. The site of the castle was the location for several earlier buildings, the first of which is said to have been built by Arnold Le Boteler in the mid-12th century. By the 16th century, a manor house owned by the Vaughan family stood on the site, its existence recorded by John Leland. In 1642 it was sold to the Wyndham family.

Located at 51.4434, -3.6018 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures demolished in 1963, Castles in the Vale of Glamorgan, Country houses in Wales, Demolished buildings and structures in Wales, Former castles, Houses completed in 1803, Houses in the Vale of Glamorgan

Ford Bridgend Engine Plant

The Ford Bridgend Engine Plant is a manufacturing facility of Ford of Europe, located in Bridgend, Wales in the United Kingdom. After signing an investment deal with the Welsh Development Agency, construction was started on the greenfield site in 1977. The 1,525,270 square feet plant began production in 1980, and specialises in producing petrol engines. Its first product was the CVH engine used in the then new third generation European Escort of that year.

Located at 51.494, -3.53451 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in the Vale of Glamorgan, Manufacturing plants in Wales, Ford of Europe factories, Motor vehicle assembly plants in the United Kingdom, Jaguar

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 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Vale of Glamorgan

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 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of the Vale of Glamorgan

Archbishop McGrath Catholic High School

Archbishop McGrath Catholic High School is a secondary school once located in Ynysawdre, Bridgend but recently moved to Brackla, Bridgend. The school has a reputation of having highly talented musicians and in 2011 achieved grades far above the national average. 80% of students stay on to study As-Levels in the sixth form.

Located at 51.5078, -3.5586 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Cardiff, Secondary schools in Bridgend County Borough

Popular in vicinity

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20 Aug
2019

Atlantic Outdoors Non-Residential 4-Day Summer Camp
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Atlantic Outdoors Non-Residential 4-Day Summer Camp: 12-16 Year Olds
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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SCUBA DIVING - TRY DIVES (Bryntirion School Bridgend )
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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24 Aug
2019

Llandow Circuit Bike Trackdays
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
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26 Aug
2019

Summer Holiday Fun - Adventure Camp - Week 6
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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27 Aug
2019

Atlantic Outdoors Non-Residential 4-Day Summer Camp
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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07 Sep
2019

Car Track Day
Starting at: 09:30 am (09:30).
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09 Sep
2019

HCB Solicitors Special Educational Needs (SEN) FREE Information Evening - 9th September 2019
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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14 Sep
2019

Advance Cymru: Wider Leaders Day
Starting at: 10:30 am (10:30).
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17 Sep
2019

Employment Law Seminars
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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22 Sep
2019

UWC Great Britain Open Day
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Dr Jayne Donegan
Starting at: 03:30 pm (15:30).
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24 Sep
2019

Grant Funding
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05 Oct
2019

Bath Bomb Workshop Adi’s Dessert Bar, Bridgend
Starting at: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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Bath Bomb Workshop With Waffles And Ice Cream Adi’s Dessert Bar, Bridgend
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