How to get to Sight Village Birmingham
Sight Village Birmingham will once again be held at New Bingley Hall.
The address of the venue is:
New Bingley Hall
1 Hockley Circus
If you would like directions to the venue please follow the link below
The map below shows the location of the venue.
Arriving By Car
The New Bingley Hall is located just off a large roundabout called Hockley Circus. It has over 300 free parking spaces. It has good road access from the A41 and A4540 (Ring Road), connecting with the National Motorway network (M5 J1, M6 J6). Hockley Circus is approached by Hockley Hill from the south and Soho Hill from the north. The west exit from Hockley Circus leads into the main car park for New Bingley Hall.
Arriving by Train
Birmingham is well served by rail services. You can check times and prices using the National Rail website here (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/). The two main stations in the city centre are Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. Both stations are around 2 miles away from the venue and the journey should take around 10 minutes via taxi. We are pleased to advise that once again this year volunteers from Guide Dogs My Guide service will be on hand at New Street station to assist our visitors with their onward travel to New Bingley Hall. Volunteers will be situated near the passenger information desk and will be wearing Guide Dogs T-shirts.
Arriving by Coach
National Express Coaches travel to Birmingham from over 340 locations nationwide. There are also regular coaches from Belfast and Dublin. To find out the times and costs of coaches, check the National Express website here (http://www.nationalexpress.com/) The Coach Station address is Birmingham Coach Station, Mill Lane, Birmingham B5 6DD. You can either take a taxi or a bus for your onward journey to The New Bingley Hall.
Arriving by Air
If you are arriving by air via Birmingham International airport you have a number of options available. You can make use of the 24hour taxi service operating from outside of the terminal. The journey to New Bingley Hall is 8 miles long and should take around 40minutes. Alternatively you could use the free SkyRail Service, which connects the passenger terminals to Birmingham International station, and then make the 10 minute journey to New Street Station via Train.
What the students say
I love my course because it is very practical and includes woodwork, tiling and plastering. We work hard but we also have a lot of fun too!
Tom - 19