Travel Directions To Your Course in Stockport Near Manchester or Birmingham


Travel Directions To Your Course in Stockport Near Manchester,
or Birmingham

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STOCKPORT DIY School Training Centre

Pear Mill, Stockport Road West, Bredbury, Stockport SK6 2BP

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Stockport Training Centre By Road

We are 1 mile/4 minutes from Junction 27 if travelling anti clockwise and 1.9 miles/5 minutes off Junction 25 if travelling from either direction on the M60 Motorway.

By Road from Junction 27

Head north on Portwood Roundabout toward Tiviot Way/A626. Exit the roundabout onto Carrington Rd/B6104. Bear left at the second set of traffic lights onto Stockport Road West/B6104. Turn right opposite Welkin Road, into Pear Mill.

By Road from Junction 25

At the roundabout, follow signs for Bredbury Hall Hotel and Lower Bredbury on Crookilley Way/A560. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Ashton Rd/A560. Pass MacDonalds and Morrisions on your left and head towards traffic lights. Turn right onto Stockport Road West/B6104. Pass the turning for Bredbury Hall Hotel and turn left into Pear Mill, opposite Welkin Rd.


The DIY School training centre is located on the lower ground floor underneath the Adidas Outlet Store. Please park in one of the signposted carparks. If you get lost, please ask a member of security at the gatehouse.

Stockport Training Centre By Bus

The DIY School is best served by the bus number 384 from Stockport Bus Station. For The DIY School you will need to get off at the Welkin Road stop (one after British Gas call centre).Just ask the driver for Pear Mill, its been there 100 years, they will be able to assist you!


Stockport Training Centre By Rail

Stockport is a principal railway station and every train passing through stops at Stockport. So if travelling from the South you will most likely find direct routes to Stockport on west coast line trains that stop at Manchester Piccadilly. From the North you will likely travel in to Manchester Victoria Station, take The Metrolink Tram to Manchester Piccadilly ( 5 minutes ) and then a train out to Stockport ( 10 minutes ). From Stockport Station either take the 384 bus ( see above ) or get a taxi. The station is only about 1.6 mile/30 minutes from The DIY School so you could even walk if you are feeling fit and don't have a heavy bag.



Birmingham DIY School Training Centre

Unit 8, Proof House Estate, Andover Street, Birmingham, B5 5RG

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By Car

The DIY School Birmingham: is situated close-by to Millennium Point and located on Andover Street in Digbeth, Leading from Curzon Street (B4132) onto New Canal Street, take either Fazeley street or Banbury Street leading to Andover street, minutes from Birmingham city centre and The Bullring. Millenium Point is clearly signposted from all main routes into the city - simply follow the brown tourist signs. The nearest motorways are the M6, M5 and M42.

Birmingham City Council multi-storey car park is situated next to Millennium Point (charges apply) and on street parking is available on Andover street. For sat nav use postcode B5 5RG.

The multi-storey car park has a height restriction of 2.1m (6'10").

Please note - Birmingham City Council multi-storey car park accepts credit/debit cards and cash payments. An HSBC cash point is situated on Level 0 within Millennium Point.

By Rail

The nearest train station is Moor Street station (10 mins walk away) and then New Street
Station (15 mins walk away). Snowhill station is also close by (15 mins walk away).

If travelling via London Midland trains, to plan your route visit

By Foot

The DIY School is less than a 10 minute walk from Moor Street Station.
• Turn right on leaving Moor St Station, walk along Moor Street Queenways and turn right onto Masshouse lane, turn right onto Park Street until you meet the junction with Fazeley Street, Fazeley street joins Andover Street, Unit 8 for the DIY School is on the left through the blue gates.
• Hotel Latour / Hotel Holiday Inn / Etap Hotel / Park Inn Broad street / Ibis Hotel

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By Bus

From Moor Street or the City Centre towards Millennium Point Bus stop on Digbeth Fazeley Street (PA2) on Park Street or Digbeth Masshouse lane stop (PA1) on Park St bus number 20 (B4114)

From St Martin’s Queensway (outside of New Street Rail Station) catch numbers 98/99 or X64 (stop NS1) two stops to The Priory Queensway (stop BS11), from where it is a 10 minute walk to Andover Street via Moor Street Queensway and Park Street and Fazeley Street to Andover Street.