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Stirling Destination Guide

Discover Stirling in United Kingdom!

Stirling in the region of Scotland with it's 33,012 habitants is a town located in United Kingdom - some 354 mi (or 570 km) North-West of London, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Stirling in United Kingdom

Local time in Stirling is now 03:02 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sheffield, Perth, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds or Menstrie. When in this area, you might want to check out Stirling, Saint Ninians, Plean, Dunblane, Cowie and Bannockburn as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

4°C / 39 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature -3°C / 27 °F
Evening Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1001.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 22nd of February 2018
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: 0°C (33 °F)
Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 1°C (33 °F)
Night: -1°C (30 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Light snow, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 1°C (34 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)

Videos

Stirling Bus Station

03:09 min ( February 17, 2009 by rml2345)
Views: 2,487 - Rating: 5/5

Buses at Stirling bus station in October 2005 including former Midland Scottish Metrobuses (B96PKS) and (B100PKS) which is now preserved. Also there on the day was Volvo Olympian (P533EFL) and Denn...

Ufo object over stirling city

01:58 min ( May 08, 2011 by Brian Mcphee)
Views: 6,106 - Rating: 4.77778/5

Filmed this hovering over Stirling city it was there for a wile before I grabbed my camcorder and started filming It just seemed to be sitting there before going down below the trees then moved to the...


The City of Stirling

00:53 min ( January 14, 2011 by UniversityOfStirling)
Views: 1,861 - Rating: 4.2/5

Only 1.5 miles from the University, The City of Stirling is one of the most attractive places to live in the UK. The ancient capital of Scotland and the site of the monument to William Wallace, the Sc...

Stirling Station Scotland (pt1)

02:43 min ( April 04, 2010 by ay76)
Views: 1,286 - Rating: 0/5

Continuing my visit north of the border, we move on from Crianlarich to Stirling in central Scotland. This series is for any DMU fan's out there. This was filmed one satuday in feb 2010.Part two to fo...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Stirling during the next days.

21
Feb
2018

Digital Skills 4 Girls

Beginning: 05:30 pm (17:30).
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22
Feb
2018

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Alcohol And Dementia - Stirling

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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Forth Valley & West Lothian ELC Stakeholder Event

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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23
Feb
2018

Royal Opera Live: The Winter's Tale

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Cocktails Central - Stirling 2018

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Abba/60s &70s

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Mcfleetwood

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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24
Feb
2018

Rich Hall's Hoedown

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Dance Connection: ICON (Junior)

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Cambuskenneth Abbey

Cambuskenneth Abbey is a ruined Augustinian monastery located on an area of land enclosed by a meander of the River Forth near Stirling in Scotland. The abbey is largely reduced to its foundations. The neighbouring modern village of Cambuskenneth is named after it. Cambuskenneth Abbey was founded by order of King David I around the year 1140. Dedicated to the Virgin Mary, it was initially known as the Abbey of St Mary of Stirling and sometimes simply as Stirling Abbey.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.12, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1140s architecture, 12th-century establishments in Scotland, Augustinian monasteries in Scotland, Bell towers in the United Kingdom, Category A listed buildings in Stirling council area, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Listed monasteries in Scotland, Museums in Stirling, Religious museums in Scotland, Ruins in the Stirling council area, Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Scotland, Scottish parliamentary locations and buildings

Battle of Stirling Bridge

The Battle of Stirling Bridge was a battle of the First War of Scottish Independence. On 11 September 1297, the forces of Andrew Moray and William Wallace defeated the combined English forces of John de Warenne, 6th Earl of Surrey, and Hugh de Cressingham near Stirling, on the River Forth.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.12, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1297 in Scotland, Battles between England and Scotland, Battles of the Wars of Scottish Independence, Conflicts in 1297, History of Stirling (council area)

Bridge of Allan

Bridge of Allan is a town in the Stirling council area in Scotland, just north of the city of Stirling. It was formerly administered by firstly Stirlingshire County Council and then Central Regional Council. It lies on the Allan Water, a northern tributary of the River Forth, built largely on the well-wooded slopes of Westerton and Airthrey Hill, sheltered by the Ochil Hills from the north and east winds. Bridge of Allan railway station is on the Edinburgh to Dunblane Line.

More reading: Bridge of Allan homepage
Located at 56.12, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Towns in Stirling council area

University of Stirling

The University of Stirling is a campus university founded by Royal charter in 1967, on the Airthrey Estate in Stirling, Scotland.

More reading: University of Stirling homepage
Located at 56.12, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1967 establishments in Scotland, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Buildings and structures in Stirling council area, Educational institutions established in 1967, University of Stirling, Visitor attractions in Stirling (council area)

Battle of Bannockburn

The Battle of Bannockburn (Blàr Allt a' Bhonnaich in Scottish Gaelic) (24 June 1314) was a significant Scottish victory in the Wars of Scottish Independence. It was one of the decisive battles of the First War of Scottish Independence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 56.12, -3.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1314 in Scotland, Battles between England and Scotland, Battles of the Wars of Scottish Independence, Conflicts in 1314, History museums in Scotland, Inventory of Historic Battlefields in Scotland, Military and war museums in Scotland, Museums in Stirling, National Trust for Scotland properties

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