AEA Training Venue Information


Venue: Beech Hurst, Weyhill Road, Andover, Hampshire SP10 3AJ

Venue Contact: Frances Cleland

Directions to Venue: – bottom left of main page (Andover address) for ‘View on Google maps’

Nearest Station: Andover Railway Station 10/15 minutes’ walk

Car Parking: Free car parking at venue, but please ensure that cars are parked in the parking area to the left of the main building (through the gap between wall and hedge) – although spaces cannot be guaranteed

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Venue: Blaby District Council, Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester LE19 2EP

Venue Contact: Wendy Snart

Directions to Venue: See below

Nearest Station: Narborough, 2 minute walk

Car Parking: The customer car park is for short stay only (a maximum of 1 hour) and is free of charge. Alternative free parking for up to 2 hours is available for visitors in Weavers Court car park (adjacent to the Parish Centre on Desford Road) for which a ticket must be displayed. Longer stay can be purchased at the following rates – up to 3 hours £1, 4 hours £2.50, over 4 hours £4.50

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Venue: South Cambs District Council, Cambourne Business Park, Cambourne, Cambridge CB23 6EA

Venue Contact: Andrew Francis

Directions to Venue: Go to and scroll down to ‘How to find us’.

Nearest Station: St Neots or Cambridge 10 miles approximately

Car Parking: Free parking on site

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Venue: Camden Town Hall, Judd Street, London WC1H 9JE

Venue Contact: Saira McKechnie

Directions to Venue: See below

Nearest Station: Kings Cross/St Pancras, Euston (within 500m)

Car Parking: N/A

Buses: 10,17,30,45,46,63,73,91,205,390,476,

National Rail: Kings Cross, St Pancras, Kings Cross Thameslink, Euston

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Camden – Crowndale Centre

Venue:  Crowndale Centre, 218 Eversholt Street,  London, NW1 1BD

Venue Contact:  Saira McKechnie

Directions to Venue: Crowndale Centre  is opposite Mornington Crescent tube station or a 5 minute walk up from Euston Station.

Nearest Station: Kings Cross, St Pancras, Kings Cross Thameslink, Euston

Car Parking: N/A

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Venue: The Council House, Earl Street, Coventry CV1 5RR

Venue Contact: Jade O’Hara

Directions to Venue: See below 

Nearest Station: Coventry 10 min Walk

Car Parking: See map below

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Venue: Dover District Council, Council Offices, Whitecliffs Business Park, Whitfield, Dover, CT16 3PJ

Venue Contact: Louise Cooke

Directions to Venue: By Road, Offices located in Business Park immediately adjacent to the A2 at Whitfield, Dover.  Access to Dover via M2 or M20

Nearest Station: Train to Dover Priory.  1hr 7  min from St Pancras on HS1, Approx 1hr 50 mins from Victoria Journey time from station approximately 10 minutes.

Car Parking: Car Parking available at Council Offices. Additional Parking available in the Staff Car Park on the access road immediate opposite to the Offices.

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Venue: Gedling Borough Council

Directions to Venue: Coming From The M1,  Junction 26 (A610). Leave Motorway (signposted Nottingham) and at roundabout take 1st exit A610. Junction with A6002/B600. At roundabout take 3rd exit if entering from the South, and the first exit if entering from the North. Junction with B6008. At roundabout forward (signposted City Centre). Junction with A6514. At traffic signals turn left A6514 (not shown) into Nottingham Ring Road (signposted Ring Road, Mansfield A60). Junction with A611. At roundabout take 2nd exit. In 0.4 miles, at roundabout take 2nd exit. “The Vale” public house (Junction with A60). At the set of traffic signals turn left. Carry straight on until you reach the third set of traffic lights. Turn right into Nottingham Road. We are on the second turning on your right.

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Venue: Glasgow City Council

Directions to Venue: See below

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Venue: Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Leeds City Centre, Granary Wharf, 2 Wharf Approach, Leeds, LS1 4BR

Venue Contact: Double Tree Leeds City Centre

Nearest Station: Leeds City Station

Car Parking: £19.00 (day only: £9.50)

Milton Keynes

Venue: MK Hotel, Milton Keynes, Timbold Drive, Kents Hill Park, Milton Keynes, MK7 6HL

Directions to Venue: At junction 13 of the M1, take the A421 exit to Milton Keynes. Keep left and at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit. In two miles, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A421 and stay on A421 for 3 miles. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Groveway, stay on Groveway for 2.5 miles until the right turn onto Timbold Drive. The hotel will be on your left in 400 ft.

Nearest Station: Milton Keynes

Car parking: Free on site parking

Neath Port Talbot

Venue: Neath Port Talbot Civic Centre

Venue Contact: Clare Sim

Directions to Venue: See below

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Venue: Double Tree by Hilton Nottingham – Gateway Hotel

Venue Contact: Double Tree by Hilton Nottingham – Gateway Hotel – TEL: 0115-9794949

Directions to Venue: The hotel is situated on the A610, 3 miles from Nottingham City Centre, 1 mile from Junction 26 of the M1 motorway.  For satellite navigation systems our post code is: NG8 6AZ.

Nearest Station: Nottingham

Car Parking: Free on site parking.


Venue: Peterborough Marriott Hotel, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, England PE2 6GB

Venue Contact: Marriott Hotel Peterborough

Directions to Venue: See below

Nearest Station: Peterborough

Car Parking: Complimentary on-site parking

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Venue: Town Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston, PR1 2RL

Venue Contact: Theresa Palin

Directions to Venue: See below

Nearest Station: Preston station, 10/15 mins walk

Car Parking: Bus station (5 mins walk away) – Pay & Display £4 per day

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Venue: Swindon Marriott Hotel, Pipers Way, Swindon  SN3 1SH

Venue Contact: Marriott Hotel

Directions to Venue: The Swindon Marriott Hotel is situated in the Old Town, close to Junction 15 of the M4 motorway with easy access to all areas within the town. Easily accessed by road with the closest railway station being Swindon station, it is approximately 7 miles and 20 minutes in a taxi. 

Car Parking: Complimentary on-site parking

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Venue: Council Chamber, Phoenix House, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton EX16 6PP

Venue Contact: Jackie Stoneman

Directions to Venue: Exit at junction 27 of the M5, take the 3rd exit onto the A361 (signposted Barnstaple, Tiverton)

About 7 miles along this road, take turning signed Bickleigh and Tiverton.

Turn left at top of slip road.

Straight across next roundabout. (Macdonalds is on your left). It is signposted Town Centre.

3rd exit from next roundabout (signposted Town Centre, Bickleigh) At next roundabout take the 1st exit  (also signposted Bickleigh).

At next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Phoenix Lane and multi-storey car park in on your right. The Council office is right next to the multi-storey (big glass building)

Nearest Station: Tiverton Parkway station is about 7 miles outside the town so you will need to get a bus or taxi from the station.

Car Parking: Multi-storey next door (Phoenix Lane), £1 for 5 hours

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Venue: Council Chamber, Wigan Council, Wigan Town Hall, Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1YN

Venue Contact: Julie Baron

Directions to Venue: See map below

Nearest Station:  Wigan Wallgate 5 Minutes walk to Town Hall, Wigan North Western 5 Minutes Walk to Town Hall

Car Parking:

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Venue: Wycombe District Council, Queen Victoria Road, High Wycombe, Bucks HP11 1BB

Venue Contact: Fiona Blackett

Directions to Venue:

Nearest Station: A five minute walk from High Wycombe railway station

Car Parking:

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Venue: West Offices, Station Rise, York  YO1 6GA

Venue Contact: Andrew Flecknor

Directions to Venue: Located on Station Rise opposite the Cedar Park Hotel, entrance via the Toft Green public entrance. Located close to Park and Ride stops for Monk Bar, Askham Bar and Rawcliffe Bar:

Nearest Station: York, 200 metres

Car Parking: None at venue unless disabled badge holders confirmed in advance. NCP car park located on same street at Tanner Row :

Public car parks close by at Esplanade Car Park five minutes, Nunnery Lane and Marygate, both ten minutes:

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