FROM THE SOUTH EAST
From M4 junction 15 turn north on the A419 signposted Cirencester. Leave the A419 at the South Cirencester turn off – sign posted Southern Industrial Estate – and proceed until you join the dual carriageway at the start of the town by-pass. Turn left at the first roundabout and proceed over two roundabouts, at the third turn right signposted A419 Stroud. Continue as far as Aston Down Airfield (on the left) turn left signposted Minchinhampton (there will also be event signposting) and proceed as far as the Ragged Cot Inn. Turn left signposted Hampton Fields (there will also be event signposting) and proceed to Hampton Fields. At the event signpost just before the green ALL EVENT TRAFFIC MUST TURN RIGHT, give way, and then follow the event signposts until you reach the main entrance of the Gatcombe event on your left.
FROM THE SOUTH
From 4 junction 17 turn North onto the A429 signposted Malmesbury. Proceed over the first roundabout and join the town bypass. At the second roundabout go straight over and take the first left turn signposted B4104 to Tetbury. In Tetbury go straight over the mini roundabout and proceed through the town. Reaching the end of the shops take the second left signposted A4104 Avening. In Avening turn right on the apex of the downhill hairpin bend signposted Hampton Fields and Minchinhampton (there will also be event signposting). At Hampton Fields bear left round the Green and follow the event signposts to the main entrance of the event.
FROM THE WEST
From M5 junction 13 proceed East signposted A419 Stroud. At the first major roundabout turn right still following the signs to Stroud. At the second roundabout (Sainsbury’s Supermarket) turn left, almost immediately turn right at the next roundabout and then fork right at the traffic lights (Total Service Station). At the angled T-junction turn right signposted A46 Nailsworth. Proceed to the centre of Nailsworth, over a mini roundabout and a Zebra crossing and then fork left in front of Lloyds TSB Bank signposted Avening. In Avening turn left at the uphill hairpin bend signposted Hampton Fields and Minchinhampton (there will also be event signposting). At Hampton Fields bear left round the Green and follow the event signposts to the main entrance of the event.
FROM THE NORTH
Proceed to Cirencester and then follow the instructions above (from the South East).
Nearest railway stations are Kemble (7 miles) and Stroud (5 miles).
Trains run every hour from Paddington/Swindon from South and East
and Birmingham/Cheltenham from North and West. Taxis are available
from both stations. For more information contact National Rail Enquiries
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