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Bedford Heights Business Centre
Brickhill Drive
Bedford
MK41 7PH

Phone icon 0844 871 8000

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From the North (M1)

Exit the M1 at junction 13, follow signs for Bedford A421, and continue along the A421 for approximately 13 miles. Exit the A421 signposted A428 Northampton, continue along the A428 you will then approach a roundabout (Go Outdoors) take the second exit onto Norse Road.
Cross straight over the next 3 roundabouts into Wentworth Drive then straight over the 1st mini roundabout. At next mini roundabout turn left into Putnoe Lane. At traffic lights get in right hand lane and turn left then at the next set of traffic lights turn right into Brickhill Drive. Go straight over 3 mini roundabouts.
Bedford Heights is on your right. The visitors car park is by the Travelodge entrance.

From the West (A428)

Enter Bedford from Bromham on the A428 (Bromham Road). At the double mini roundabout, turn left into Shakespeare Road (A5141). Cross straight over the next roundabout into Manton Lane. Proceed up the hill and you will come to a set of traffic lights, at these go straight on, continue along the road Bedford Heights is on your left. The visitors car park is just a little further along by the Travelodge entrance.

From the East (A421)

From A428 from Cambridge, turn right at the roundabout onto A421.
Take the first exit onto the A428 sign posted Bedford. Turn right at the roundabout, then take 1st exit at the next roundabout. At the Go Outdoors roundabout, turn right into Norse Road. Cross straight over the next 3 roundabouts into Wentworth Drive then straight over the 1st mini roundabout. At next mini roundabout turn left into Putnoe Lane. At traffic lights get in right hand lane and turn left then at the next set of traffic lights turn right into Brickhill Drive. Go straight over 3 mini roundabouts.
Bedford Heights is on your right. The visitors car park is by the Travelodge Entrance.

From Luton (A6)

Follow signs along the A6 into Bedford.
At the roundabout take 3rd exit sign posted A6 Bedford. Go straight over the next 3 roundabouts into Ampthill Road. At traffic lights turn left following signs to Northampton. At the next set of traffic lights turn right and go over the bridge. Turn left at the traffic lights into Prebend Street. This will take you over the river. Take the 2nd exit at the next 2 mini roundabouts. You will now be on Ashburnham Road.
The train station is on the left-hand side. Go straight over the mini roundabouts into Shakespeare Road. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Manton Lane signposted Brickhill. Proceed up the hill and you will come to a set of traffic lights, at these go straight on, continue along the road Bedford Heights is on your left. The visitors car park is just a little further along by the Travelodge entrance.

From Rushden (A6)

Follow the signs to Bedford.
Go straight on at roundabout. Carry on straight through Milton Ernest. Continue forward onto the dual carriageway. At the roundabout go straight on, (you will pass Sainsbury’s on the right hand side), then left at the next roundabout.
Proceed up the hill and you will come to a set of traffic lights, at these go straight on, continue along the road Bedford Heights is on your left. The visitors car park is just a little further along by the Travelodge entrance.

By Train

The Thameslink line links Brighton and Gatwick directly to Bedford via Kings Cross. Trains also run half-hourly from Kings Cross/ St Pancras to Bedford train station. A branch line links Bedford with Bletchley / Milton Keynes.

Parking
Free parking is available in the Travelodge car park next door to the venue to the right-hand side. Please follow the "conference parking" signs and use those sections of the car park. You will need to make a note of your car registration as this will need to be logged in the computer system at reception on arrival.

Food and drink
Local shops are situated close by.