Gresford
in Wrexham of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.085 and -2.971 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 5' 7" and W -2° 58' 14"
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: 07:37 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:46 am and 7:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
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Touring Gresford

Gresford in Wrexham (Wales) with it's 5,010 residents is a town located in United Kingdom about 162 mi (or 261 km) north-west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Gresford is now 07:37 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Gresford, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North. 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 8 mi (or 13 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: Wrexham, Hope, Holt, Farndon and Brymbo. 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: 17°C / 62 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 84%
Air Pressure 1022.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 16th of September 2019

14°C (58 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

14°C (57 °F)
11°C (53 °F)
Scattered clouds, moderate breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

15°C (59 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa

Address
2,9 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


Good Nights Inn - Kings Head Hotel

Address
1,7 mi
Station Road
NR12 8UR Wroxham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Rossett Hall

Address
2,0 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


Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall

Address
2,4 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


Holt Lodge

Address
2,6 mi
Wrexham Road
LL13 9SW Holt
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 21:00


Holiday Inn CHESTER - SOUTH

Address
5,7 mi
Wrexham Road
CH4 9DL CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Wrexham North (A483)

Address
0,2 mi
CHESTER ROAD GRESFORD
LL12 8PW Wrexham
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


TRAVELODGE WREXHAM

Address
4,7 mi
A483/A5152 WREXHAM BYPASS RHOSTYLLEN
LL14 4EJ WREXHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Wrexham Town Centre

Address
2,8 mi
JACQUES YARD OFF MOLD ROAD
LL11 2AD WREXHAM
United Kingdom

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Simply Gym, Wrexham

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 51:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Andy Tee

At £19.99 per month, Simply Gym is the best value fitness venue in Wrexham. It offers members unlimited use of top quality equipment and venue resources. 120 pieces of cardio vascular, free...


Wrexham FC v Chester FC 'Bubble' Convoy Entering Wrexham

Published: September 01, 2013
Length: 06:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: wrexhamdotcom

Wrexham FC played Chester FC for the first time today (31st August 2013) and the clubs with North Wales Police arranged a 'bubble' to get Chester fans to and from the ground.


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Published: May 01, 2009
Length: 59:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: wxmtv1

a short road trip around wrexham north wales.


Nuestra casa en Wrexham

Published: October 27, 2008
Length: 46:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jose David Sanchez Sanchez

Este video corresponde despues de la primera noche en Wrexham, en nuestra casa durante este año academico en Glyndwr.


Steven Griffiths talks about a Teams4U trip

Published: February 26, 2014
Length: 45:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Simon Cooke

Steven Griffiths talks about how good it feels to be able to make a child smile. Recorded at Teams4U evening at Llay Church of the Narerene in Wrexham. Full video will be uploaded soon. For...


Mike Peters - Acoustic Wrexham 4.11.10 'Spirit of 76'

Published: November 06, 2010
Length: 45:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ian Edwards

Mike Peters - Acoustic Wrexham 'Spirit of 76' at Central Station.


SJ1000 - Go Karting GTX Wrexham April 2014

Published: April 21, 2014
Length: 05:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Darren Barnett

This is a test of the SJ1000 camera strapped to the front part of my helmet at GTX Karting in Wrexham. I am waiting for a decent helmet mount to arrive at the moment for future footage that...


Businessline, Wrexham - Services Overview

Published: October 02, 2012
Length: 04:56 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Businessline Wrexham

Download the free Businessline Android app on Google Play Website: http://www.wrexham.gov.uk/businessline.


St Giles Church, Wrexham Bells Ringing

Published: February 16, 2014
Length: 06:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carl Thornton


48151 Gauge O Guild On Gresford Bank Nr Wrexham

Published: April 01, 2013
Length: 02:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: 65philipic

LMS class 8f 2-8-0 no 48151 on Gresford Bank nr Wrexham on the 1st April 2013 with a Welsh Borders Steam Special.


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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.

Rhosnesni High School

Rhosnesni High School, also known as Ysgol Rhosnesni High School, is a high school created in 2003 by Wrexham County Borough council as a part of their controversial "super schools" plan.

Located at 53.055, -2.974 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Wrexham County Borough

Rhosrobin

Rhosrobin is a small village situated in Wrexham county borough in Wales, about 2 miles (3.2 km) north west of Wrexham town centre, close to the A483 road.

Located at 53.0682, -3.00734 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Wrexham county borough

All Saints' Church, Gresford

All Saints' Church stands in the former coal mining village of Gresford in Wrexham County Borough, Wales. The bells of the parish church of All Saints is one of the Seven Wonders of Wales. Not only are the peal of bells of note, listed it is said for the purity of their tone, but the church itself is remarkable for its size, beauty, interior church monuments, and its churchyard yew trees.

Located at 53.088, -2.9773 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Wrexham county borough, Anglican churches in Wales, Wrexham, Grade I listed churches, Grade I listed buildings in Wrexham county borough, John Douglas buildings, Visitor attractions in Wrexham county borough, Landmarks in Wales

Wrexham (UK Parliament constituency)

Wrexham is a parliamentary constituency in North Wales which is represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first-past-the-post system of election. The Wrexham Welsh Assembly constituency was created with the same boundaries in 1999.

Located at 53.0761, -2.94972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Denbighshire, Parliamentary constituencies in North Wales, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1918, Politics of Wrexham

Gresford disaster

The Gresford Disaster occurred on 22 September 1934 at Gresford Colliery, Gresford near Wrexham, in north-east Wales when an explosion killed 266 men and boys. The cause was never proved but an inquiry found that a number of factors such as failures in safety procedures and poor mine management contributed to the disaster. Gresford remains one of Britain's worst coal mining disasters and mining accidents.

Located at 53.0727, -2.99096 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1934 mining disasters, 1934 in Wales, Coal mining disasters in Wales, Wrexham, History of Wrexham County Borough

Wrexham (Assembly constituency)

Wrexham 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 53.0761, -2.94972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Assembly for Wales constituencies in the North Wales electoral region, Wrexham, 1999 establishments in Wales, Constituencies established in 1999

Borras

Borras is an area to the north-east of Wrexham, Wales. It is part of the community of Holt. The nearby residential area of Borras Park is named after Borras but is part of the community of Acton, Wrexham.

Located at 53.0631, -2.97389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Wrexham county borough

Ysgol Morgan Llwyd

Ysgol Morgan Llwyd is a Welsh Medium school in Wrexham, in north-east Wales. It is the first, and only Welsh Language Secondary school in Wrexham County Borough. It is named after the renowned seventeenth century Welsh author Morgan Llwyd. The school has been open at its present location in Cefn Road, Wrexham, since 2000. Previously it was located on Stockwell Grove, Wrexham. The current Headmaster is Mr. Huw Foster Evans and the current Deputy Headmaster is Mr. Huw Robertson.

Located at 53.0508, -2.9697 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Secondary schools in Wrexham County Borough, Welsh medium schools

Rhosnesni

Rhosnesni is a ward in the community of Acton in Wrexham, Wales and constitutes an electoral division of the town of Wrexham. The settlement developed around the toll gate on Holt Road (the cottage of which still stands) and was expanded in the late 19th century by the addition of estate houses for the Acton Park estate. Following the breakup of the Acton estate in the 20th century much of the local land was bought up by private developers and Rhosnesni became an urban area.

Located at 53.0531, -2.97194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towns in Wrexham county borough

Rhosddu

Rhosddu is a local government community, the lowest tier of local government, part of Wrexham County Borough in Wales. It is situated in the north-western suburbs of the town of Wrexham.

Located at 53.0525, -2.99639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communities in Wrexham county borough, Wrexham

Garden Village, Wrexham

Garden Village is a suburb of the town of Wrexham and an electoral division (ward) in the community of Rhosddu in Wrexham County Borough, Wales. It lies to the west of Chester Road and borders the wards of Stansty to the south and east, Gwersyllt East and South to the north west, Little Acton and Acton to the west, and a small section of Gresford to the north.

Located at 53.0617, -2.99583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Wrexham county borough

Trevalyn Hall

Trevalyn Hall in Rossett, a Grade II listed building, is one of the most important Elizabethan manor houses in the county of Wrexham in Wales. It was built by John Trevor in 1576. The garden encompasses many tiers of historic development. Although there are no deer at Trevalyn, the deer parks remain, now as arable farmland. These are probably contemporary with the original house.

Located at 53.1046, -2.9499 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses in Wrexham, Country houses in Wales

Llwyn Isaf

Llwyn Isaf is a green in the centre of Wrexham. It is surrounded on two sides by the town's Guildhall and on another by the Library Arts Centre. The green is most popular with students from the nearby Yale College. The green is home to a bandstand and often hosts outdoor events and activities. All ball games and alcohol are banned on the green. Wrexham Council run a webcam that is pointed at the grass.

Located at 53.0477, -2.99306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wrexham

Eagles Meadow

Eagles Meadow is now a medium sized shopping centre in central Wrexham. Previously this area has had a variety of uses over hundreds of years. Originally used as stables for local gentry it has now been developed into a major shopping centre. Eagles Meadow was originally lying on lower land than the surrounding area, this has changed with the new development. The opening of Eagles Meadow was Thursday 30 October 2008 at 10am.

Located at 53.045, -2.98833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Wrexham, Shopping centres in Wales, Shopping malls established in 2008, Buildings and structures in Wrexham county borough

Wrexham bus station

Wrexham Bus Station 18px Wrexham Bus Station 18pxLocationLocale Wrexham Town CentreLocal authority Wrexham County BoroughOperationOpened 2003Managed by Wrexham County Borough CouncilNo. of stands 8Operators Arriva Buses WalesGHA CoachesTravel centre YesRail connection NoAnnual usage Not known See also: List of bus stations in Wales and Transport in Wales Wrexham bus station is an 8-stand indoor bus station situated on King Street in the centre of Wrexham, in north-east Wales.

Located at 53.0481, -2.99611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Wrexham county borough, Transport in Wrexham county borough, Bus stations in Wales, Wrexham

Darland High School

Darland High School is a mixed, non-denominational high school in Rossett, Wales, established in 1958. Its current head teacher is Peter Agnew, and its current head pupil is Saksham Bansal.

Located at 53.1147, -2.935 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Wrexham County Borough, Educational institutions established in 1958, 1958 establishments in Wales

Christ Church, Rossett

Christ Church, Rossett, is in Chester Road, Rossett, Wrexham County Borough, Wales. It is a Grade II listed building. Christ Church is an active Anglican church in the deanery of Gresford, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. It is the parish church of the parish of Rossett with Holt & Isycoed.

Located at 53.1078, -2.949 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Wrexham county borough, Anglican churches in Wales, Anglican congregations established in the 19th century, Religious buildings completed in 1892, 19th-century Anglican church buildings, Grade II listed buildings in Wrexham county borough, Grade II listed churches, John Douglas buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales

Presbyterian Chapel, Rossett

The Presbyterian Chapel, Rossett, is in Station Road, Rossett, Wrexham County Borough, Wales. It continues to be active as a Welsh Presbyterian church. The church was built in 1875 to a design by the Chester architect John Douglas. It has lancet windows and a flèche which is tiered at its base. At the end of the gable is a timber porch.

Located at 53.1076, -2.9524 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Wrexham county borough, Chapels in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Religious buildings completed in 1875, 19th-century Presbyterian church buildings, Presbyterian churches in Wales, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales

Gresford railway station

Gresford (for Llay) Halt was a small railway station located on the Great Western Railway's Paddington to Birkenhead line a few miles north of Wrexham in Wales and halfway up the notorious Gresford bank. It was of timber construction and the platforms were only about a single carriage length long. The route is still open today as part of the Shrewsbury to Chester Line but nothing now remains on the site of the halt.

Located at 53.0897, -2.9772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Wrexham county borough, Former Great Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1846, Railway stations closed in 1962

Rossett railway station

Rossett was a minor railway station located on the Great Western Railway's Paddington to Birkenhead line several miles north of Wrexham in Wales. The route is still open today as part of the Shrewsbury to Chester Line. Originally, there was a level crossing just north of the platforms but this has been reduced to the status of a foot crossing. To the south of the station there were once goods loops on both sides of the line as well as extensive sidings on the east side.

Located at 53.1083, -2.9547 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Wrexham county borough, Former Great Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1846, Railway stations closed in 1964

Rhosrobin Halt railway station

Rhosrobin Halt was a minor railway station located on the Great Western Railway's Paddington to Birkenhead line a few miles north of Wrexham in Wales. Only local trains called here and freight was never handled at the station. The route is still open today as part of the Shrewsbury to Chester Line. The station was located just north of Wheatsheaf Junction, where the goods line from Cefn-y-Bedd joined on the north side of the line.

Located at 53.0707, -2.9973 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disused railway stations in Wrexham county borough, Former Great Western Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1932, Railway stations closed in 1947

Rossett Hall

Rossett Hall is a Grade II listed Georgian manor house situated in the village of Rossett, North Wales. It was built in 1750 by John Boydell (1720–1804) as a country retreat for his family. Boydell was an engraver and publisher who became Lord Mayor of London in 1790. Today, Rossett Hall is an independently owned hotel but still displays much of the original interior, such as the stone cantilevered staircase, grand chandelier, classical fireplace and lounge rooms.

Located at 53.1102, -2.9449 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in 1750, Buildings and structures in Wrexham county borough, Grade II listed buildings in Wrexham county borough, Hotels in Wales, Grade II listed hotels, Country houses in Wales

Gresford Colliery

Gresford Colliery was a coal mine located a mile from the North Wales village of Gresford, near Wrexham, Wales.

Located at 53.0751, -2.99 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coal mines in Wales, Underground mines in Wales, Former buildings and structures in Wrexham county borough

B5101 road

The B5101 road is a B road, connecting the west of Wrexham, north Wales to the A5104 road to the east of Treuddyn in Flintshire. The road initially begins in northern central Wrexham off the B5425 road at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:53|3|17.5|N|2|59|57|W| | |name= }}. It is initially known as Stansty Road, then Plas Coch Road as it forks around to the south and then it is known as Berse Road from the point it intersects with the A541 road (Mold Road).

Located at 53.0549, -2.99917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Wales, Transport in Wrexham county borough, Transport in Flintshire

The Flash (lake)

The Flash or Gresford Flash is a lake located near Borras, Wrexham, Wales. The Flash is an artificial lake which is commonly used for sailing and other recreational pursuits. The lake covers just under 50,000 square metres in an area between Gresford and Borras.

Located at 53.076, -2.9767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gresford, Lakes of Wrexham, Artificial lakes

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SBRI Centre Of Excellence 'Health Challenges For Wales' 2019/2020
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Mental Health First Aid - Chester - Adult Two Day
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gresford