Directions & Parking for Wellington Venues as below!
SALSA @ Whitehouse Hotel: Watling Street Wellington TF1 2NJ
Very easy to find from the M54 / Junction 6 and coming from M5/M6 and M42. From M6 (Northbound) Leave M6 at Jct 10a signed Telford & M54, join M54 and continue for 19 miles towards Telford to junction 6. If coming from Shrewsbury direction, continue to the exit at junction 6 too. Leave M54 at Jct 6 (signed Telford West, A518 & Whitchurch). Join A5223 Whitchurch Drive, down past Tesco retail park on left down to the traffic lights at Ketley Brook Roundabout; turn left at lights into Bennetts Bank (B5061). Continue on Watling Street through to the traffic lights with builder centre on left; the hotel is on the right hand side. Entrance is after next traffic lights at pedestrian crossing then sharp right turn into hotel car park. Drive over to far side as the wine bar is via the Leisure centre entrance and opposite reception desk.
Party Nights @ Whispers Bar & Venus Suite Tan Bank, Wellington TF1 1HJ
Whispers Bar & the Venus Suite are all part of the Pussycats Nightclub Complex in the middle of Wellington. Entrance to Whispers is up the steps on Tan Bank in top right picture above. Once you have parked you will need to walk a very short distance back down the hill where the van is turning in above picture bottom left. On party nights, entrance is via the Venus Suite only. The Venus Suite entrance (also known as room two) is right next door to Pussycats night club, the dark green door on left in bottom right picture!
From junction 6/ M54 direction (or from A5 Cannock) at the large roundabout with the traffic lights, follow the Arleston signs towards Wellington, which brings you onto B5061 main road heading towards Shrewsbury. Stay on this road, through the traffic lights by the Bucks Head then towards Cock Hotel; continue on passing the 40 mile sign, going down a small dip & you will see a white pub called the Wickets on the right. This is at top of Wrekin Road. *** Go down Wrekin Road to the mini roundabout at T- junction of ring road ( Victoria Road). Turn right here, passing the civic centre on left, then first left into Tan Bank. (There is a large red church at the top on the corner). Just past the Indian restaurant on the right you will see signs for the large free car park where the white van is turning in above photo! The main entrance for Whispers is on the right hand side down Tan Bank. Ask for Pussycats Nightclub is you get lost! If you come off M54 / junc 7, from Shrewsbury direction onto B5061 stay on this road. DO NOT turn at the first left into Wellington, but continue on passing the Red Lion Pub & garage on the right, until you see the large white pub on the left called the Wickets. This is at the top of Wrekin Road. Go down Wrekin Road & then follow directions from *** as above.
WORKSHOPS @ All Saints Parish Hall Lychgate Walk, Wellington TF1 3HA
Pedestrian access only via front of venue if parking on or around Church Street
There is an on site car park at the church - access is via rear entrance on King Street
Drive up & past venue, through barrier round to front of church as car park on left
This venue is the parish hall at the side of All Saints Parish Church, which is a landmark right in the middle of Wellington, next to railway station and few minutes from bus station too! From junction 6/ M54 direction (or from A5 Cannock) at the large roundabout with the traffic lights, follow the signs towards Wellington, which brings you onto B5061 heading towards Shrewsbury. Stay on this road, through the traffic lights by the Bucks Head then head to the next lights at Cock Hotel. Turn right here onto Mill Bank, then as the road bends round to the left, you will see New College on the right in King Street. Turn right and follow King Street until you come to a mini roundabout after the road humps and go straight over here. You will then see railway sign, back of All Saints Church and Catholic Church on left; there is a large lay-by just in front of the churches. You should see the Parish Hall and the path on the left hand side in grounds of All Saints. If the lay-by is full, you can use the church car park; drive up path past venue to front of church from the King Street end. There is some on street parking in near area plus the FREE station car park. You can also continue to next left turn at Vineyard Road, then first left again into Church Street and continue round until you come to the front of the church; there is on street parking in this area. You then walk down path to the hall which will be on the right side of church!
If you come off the M54 / junction 7, or A5 from Shrewsbury direction, take the first left ( Old Orleton hotel is on the corner) into Haygate Road heading for Wellington centre and follow it all the way to the T- junction. Turn left here into Bridge Road, through the traffic lights, passing Aldi on left, over the small bridge to the roundabout at Morrisons. Turn right into Vineyard Road then take second right into Church Street and look for some on street parking when you get to the front of All Saints Church. You can also take the first right before Morrisons into Queen Street as there is on street parking along here; entrance to the public car behind the shops on Church Street is the first right off Queen Street.