c/o ComputerWorld, Apex House, Westerleigh Business Park, Turner Drive, Yate, Bristol, BS37 5YX
StayAhead Bristol Directions
This Training and Conference centre is situated in the Westerleigh Business Park in Yate. The centre facilities include a dining area seating up to 40 people, free wireless internet access throughout, full wheelchair access and parking for 60+ cars.
Travelling by Car
From M4 West
At Junction 18, take the A46 exit to Bath/Stroud. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A46/Bath Road heading to Yate / A432 / Stroud / Cirencester / A433. Turn left at A432/Badminton Road. Go through two roundabouts, then turn left at A432/Station Road. Go through one roundabout, then at the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Culvert Avenue.
Exit the M32 at Junction 1, take the A4174 exit to Ring Road and follow directions to Kingswood/Frenchay. Go across the traffic lights, over a roundabout, then at the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A432/Badminton Road (signposted Yate). Carry on for approx 3 miles to the outskirts of Yate. At the first roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Culvert Avenue, then right at the next roundabout. The Computerworld building is on your right.
From M5 Midlands
Exit the M5 at Junction 14. Take the B4509 exit marked Thornbury. Turn left. After 0.8 miles turn right towards Bibstone and the B4508. At Bibstone turn right onto the B4508 and contiune on this road for 6 miles until you get to Iron Acton. Turn left onto the B4059 (Yate Road). Carry on until you come to a roundabout and take the 3rd exit, staying on the B4059. Turn right onto the main Badminton Road (A432). At the next roundabout turn left onto Culvert Avenue, then right tat the next roundabout. The Computerworld building is on your right.
From M4 East
Exit the M4 at Junction 18 (Bath/Stroud). At the roundabout take the 3rd exit towards Yate/Stroud/Cirencester. 300 yards after the roundabout turn left onto the B4465 and follow this road for nearly 4 miles. At the traffic lights turn right onto Shorthill Road which becomes Westerleigh Road. After 2 miles turn right at the main Badminton Road (A432). At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Culvert Avenue, then right at the next roundabout. The Computerworld building is on your right.
Travelling by Train
From Yate Railway Station
Yate Railway Station - 0.3miles
Walking from Yate Railway Station - Platform 1
Walk up the steps to the main road and turn left. You will see a sign for 'Town Centre' - you should walk in the opposite direction, away from the town centre.
Walking from Yate Railway Station - Platform 2
Walk up the steps to the main road, turn right. At the first set of traffic lights, cross the road to the opposite side.
Directions continued (from Platform 1 and 2)
You're now on Badminton Road. You should now walk in the same direction as the flow of traffic, away from the town centre. You will see a traffic sign for 'M4 West, M5, Bristol M32, A432' straight ahead, continue walking down this road.
You will pass a Kwik Fit garage on your left, and a bit further you will see 'South Avenue' on your left. You will pass a bus stop and on the opposite side of the road, a big building with green and blue coloured frontage.
You will reach a roundabout at which you need to turn left on to Culvert Avenue. There is no pavement on the side of the road you are on so you will need to cross over so that you're standing outside the South Gloucestershire Council building. Do not walk off the main road. Continue up Culvert Avenue - you will see a Corus sign on a building at the end of the road and a roundabout. At this roundabout you need to turn right onto Woodward Avenue and then right again on to Turner Drive, if you look to your right now you will see the Computerworld building.
From Bristol Parkway or Temple Meads Railway Stations
Bristol Parkway Railway Station - 4.3 miles
Temple Meads Railway Station - 10.5 miles
From Bristol Parkway or Temple Meads Railway Stations, take the Warminster Great Malvern train service to Yate Railway Station.
From Bristol Parkway Railway Station
Take the 581 Wessex Connect bus service to 'The Swan' on Badminton Road in Yate. Walk along Badminton Road, at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Culvert Avenue. The Swan pub is 0.4 miles from the training centre.
From Bristol City Centre
Take the service 342 or 327 FIRST Somerset & Avon from Bristol City Centre, Marlborough Street Bus Station to 'The Swan' on Badminton Road in Yate. Walk along Badminton Road, at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Culvert Avenue. The Swan pub is 0.4 miles from the training centre.