1. Brightons

Where is Brightons?

Brightons is located in the county of Stirling and Falkirk, Scotland, three miles south of the town of Grangemouth, 22 miles east of the major city of Glasgow, 21 miles west of Edinburgh, 312 miles north of Cardiff, and 342 miles north-west of London. Brightons lies three miles north-west of the West Lothian border, and was historically in the county of Stirlingshire. Brightons falls within the unitary authority of Falkirk. It is in the FK2 postcode district. The post town for Brightons is Falkirk.

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Bounding box showing extent of Brightons
Location of Brightons within the UK

Which county is Brightons in?

Brightons is in the ceremonial county of Stirling and Falkirk, the historic county of Stirlingshire, and the administrative county of Falkirk.

Ceremonial CountyStirling and Falkirk
Historic CountyStirlingshire
Administrative CountyFalkirk

Where is Brightons in Stirling and Falkirk?

Brightons is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk, and towards the easternmost extremity of Stirling and Falkirk.

Location of Brightons within Stirling and Falkirk

What is the postcode for Brightons?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Brightons is FK2 0JT.

Where is Brightons in FK2?

Brightons is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the FK2 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the FK2 postcode district.

Location of Brightons within FK2

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What is the post town for Brightons?

The post town for Brightons is Falkirk. Brightons is in the FK2 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Falkirk.

What is the latitude and longitude of Brightons?

The centre of Brightons is located at position 55.98194° latitude and -3.71794° longitude.

Latitude55.98194°
Longitude-3.71794°

What is the easting and northing of Brightons?

The centre of Brightons is located at the grid reference easting 292907 and northing 677884 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting292907
Northing677884

What are the nearest towns to Brightons?

Position of Brightons relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Brightons to the centre of the town.

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Brightons is 3 miles south of Grangemouth
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Brightons is 3 miles south-east of Falkirk
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Brightons is 5 miles west of Linlithgow
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Brightons is 5 miles south-west of Bo'ness
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Brightons is 6 miles north of Armadale
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Brightons is 6 miles south-west of Culross
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Brightons is 6 miles north-west of Bathgate
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Brightons is 8 miles south-east of Denny
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Brightons is 8 miles north of Whitburn
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Brightons is 9 miles north-west of Blackburn

What are the nearest cities to Brightons?

Position of Brightons relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Brightons to the centre of the city.

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Brightons is 12 miles south-east of Stirling
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Brightons is 21 miles west of Edinburgh
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Brightons is 22 miles east of Glasgow
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Brightons is 31 miles south of Perth
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Brightons is 44 miles south-west of Dundee
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Brightons is 81 miles north of Carlisle
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Brightons is 102 miles south-west of Aberdeen
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Brightons is 105 miles south of Inverness
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Brightons is 108 miles north-west of Newcastle upon Tyne
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Brightons is 118 miles north-west of Sunderland

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