Clubs - Directions

NEW BRIGHTON

1st XI ground:
Rake Lane, Wallasey, Wirral, Cheshire CH45 5DE
telephone:
0151 639 4900
OS map ref: 108/306925
map:

route from the north and east:

Pick up the A59 towards Liverpool town centre and follow signs for the Wallasey Tunnel. Turn left into the Wallasey Tunnel. On exit (1.60 toll charge payable) pull over to the left hand side and go up the slip road to a roundabout. Take the second exit into Gorsey Lane. Go through traffic lights and at the next set, turn right into Mill Lane. (Shops on left as you turn right). Go straight on and at the church on the left, follow the one-way system to the left. Keep to the right and turn right at traffic lights. Go straight on at next set of lights. Keep to the left, passing a car showroom on the right. After a short distance, you'll see a wall on the left after some houses. Go straight on and, as the road goes towards the right, keep left and turn left at the end of the wall into Mortuary Road. The car park is on the left.

OR

Pick up the M56 and then join the M53 towards Wallasey and Liverpool. Just after exit 1 (A554), is a turn off on the flyover to Wallasey docks. Take this turning and, keeping to the right, cross over the motorway and the road drops down to the left. Pass a 'Toyota' agent on the left and at a roundabout, turn left. Immediately after, go through traffic lights (pub on right) and then a second set. Go straight on and at the church on the left, follow the one-way system to the left. Keep to the right and turn right at traffic lights. Go straight on at next set of lights. Keep to the left, passing a car showroom on the right. After a short distance, you'll see a wall on the left after some houses. Go straight on and, as the road goes towards the right, keep left and turn left at the end of the wall into Mortuary Road. The car park is on the left.

route from North Wales:

Go over Queensferry and pick up the A550(T). Pass RAF Sealand and, at traffic lights, fork left. Go along the A550(T), through traffic lights (Two Mills) towards the M53. Reach the A41(T) junction and turn left, through traffic lights and, keeping to the left, reach a roundabout and join the M53 towards Liverpool. Just after exit 1 (A554), is a turn off on the flyover to Wallasey docks. Take this turning and, keeping to the right, cross over the motorway and the road drops down to the left. Pass a 'Toyota' agent on the left and at a roundabout, turn left. Immediately after, go through traffic lights (pub on right) and then a second set. Go straight on and at the church on the left, follow the one-way system to the left. Keep to the right and turn right at traffic lights. Go straight on at next set of lights. Keep to the left, passing a car showroom on the right. After a short distance, you'll see a wall on the left after some houses. Go straight on and, as the road goes towards the right, keep left and turn left at the end of the wall into Mortuary Road. The car park is on the left.

3rd XI ground:
'Wayfarers', Upton Road, Bidston, Birkenhead
OS map ref: 108/289889
map:

route from the north and east:

Pick up the A59 towards Liverpool town centre and follow signs for the Wallasey Tunnel. Turn left into the Wallasey Tunnel. On exit (1.60 toll charge payable) pull over to the left hand side and go up the slip road to a roundabout. Turn left and go through traffic lights. Go straight on, passing Birkenhead Park railway station on the right and at the next junction with traffic lights, turn right. Go along keeping Birkenhead Park on your left and turn left (45) passing Birkenhead Park RUFC on the left. Carry on and turn left (45) into Park Road North and through Claughton Village. Pass new houses on the right and go through traffic lights. Bidston Common is on the right followed by the Wayfarers also on the right. If you come to a bend and start dropping down a hill, you've gone too far.

route from the south and North Wales:

Pick up the M53 towards Liverpool. Exit at junction 3 (A552) and follow the signs to Birkenhead. Go on to the 'Swan' pub on the left and turn left at the traffic lights into Holm Lane. Follow the road to the right and continue through a left bend to a T junction. Turn left and at traffic lights, go straight on to more traffic lights with Bidston Common on far left. Turn left and the Wayfarers is on the right. If you come to a bend and start dropping down a hill, you've gone too far.