DIRECTIONS TO OWLS TRIALS VENUES
From the North, leave the A21 at the TONBRIDGE (SOUTH)/SOUTHBOROUGH junction.
Turn Right at end of slip road on the A26 towards SOUTHBOROUGH.
Approx 3/4 mile Turn Right at BIDBOROUGH CORNER. Go through
and straight on for approx
2 miles. Turn Left down
Bowens Farm is approx 1 mile on left hand side.
From Medway/Maidstone etc. take the A26 to TONBRIDGE. Turn left into the High
(Do NOT take the mini bypass signed Tunbridge Wells). Straight through the High
Street, pass the railway station and straight on at the roundabout by the
church. Straight on at the mini roundabout by the petrol station on the A26.
Cross over the A21 at the top of the hill to BIDBOROUGH CORNER. Turn Right and
pick up directions as above.
From Tunbridge Wells etc. take the A26 through SOUTHBOROUGH to BIDBOROUGH
CORNER. Turn Left and pick up directions as above.
The start is signed from Bidborough Corner.
A21 past Tonbridge and straight on at end of Pembury Bypass (Kippings Cross)
Lamberhurst. Approaching Lamberhurst TURN LEFT at roundabout S/P A262 Goudhurst.
Almost immediately TURN LEFT onto B2162 S/P HORSMONDEN & Maidstone. At
Horsmonden, go straight on at crossroads, staying on the B2162. At bottom of
hill (approx 11/4 miles) on left hand bend TURN RIGHT into HAYMANS HILL.
Jacksons Wood (approx 1 mile on LHS) will be signed from this junction.
B2015 S/P Wateringbury & Maidstone. Approx Â¼ mile TURN RIGHT into B2162 S/P
Yalding. Straight through Yalding, staying on B2162 for approx. 4 miles (just
after Rams Hill Mowers and turning on right) on right hand bend TURN LEFT into
HAYMANS HILL. Jacksons Wood (approx 1 mile on LHS) will be signed from this
It is assumed
that anyone from
and then pick up the B2162 to Horsmonden
From the South take the A21 North of Tonbridge to the exit signposted A225
SEVENOAKS. Take the FIRST EXIT from the roundabout at the top of the slip road
From the North take the A21 South from the M25 and leave at the junction
signposted B245 TONBRIDGE NORTH. Go right round the roundabout at the end of the slip
road(crossing over the A21) and take the exit
signposted SEVENOAKS WEALD (
(and Gaza Estate). This is
from this junction. The start (approximately 1
mile)will be signed on the RIGHT
up a farm road.
PLEASE DRIVE QUIETLY
WOODS, MASCALLS SCHOOL, MASCALLS COURT
On the A21 straight on at the roundabout south of Tonbridge ( start of Pembury
By-Pass). Proceed to next roundabout (end of By-Pass) and TURN LEFT on the B2160
signposted MATFIELD and PADDOCK WOOD. Go straight through Matfield and down hill
until you come to
school there is an offset crossroads. TURN RIGHT. Start will be signed from this
From Maidstone etc., TURN LEFT on the B2160 to PADDOCK WOOD at the Hop Farm
roundabout. Go straight through PADDOCK WOOD and as you leave the Village you
will come to an offset crossroads. TURN LEFT. Start will be signed from this
SPECIAL NOTE You are requested to unload your bikes into the woods where the
sections are situated BEFORE carrying on to park your vehicles and trailers in
the farmyard and signing-on. Brian will be in the woods keeping an eye on the
We would ask competitors and spectators NOT to park in the road.
On the A21
of Pembury by-pass. Proceed to next roundabout (end of by-pass) and TURN LEFT
on the B2160 signpost MATFIELD and Paddock wood. Approx. One mile TURN LEFT
down lane just before church on right hand side (will be signed)
From Maidstone etc. TURN LEFT at the Hop Farm roundabout on the B2160 towards
Paddock Wood. Straight through Paddock Wood staying on B2160 signpost MATFIELD.
Straight through Matfield and then at approx. 1 mile TURN RIGHT down lane immediately
after church on left hand side(will be signed).
PLEASE NOTE PARKING WILL BE LIMITED AT THIS VENUE SO PLEASE SHARE TRANSPORT IF POSSIBLE.
DO NOT RIDE UP THE FIELD NEAR THE HOUSE SURROUNDED BY FENCE NEAR THE PARKING
Leave Tunbridge Wells (South) on the A267. Straight on via Frant and Mark Cross
and stay on A267 to Mayfield to large roundabout. Turn left at roundabout up hill
towards Mayfield village and on left hand bend turn
Venue is approx. 1 mile on right hand side on a left hand bend.
The start will be signed from the roundabout on the A267.
Alternatively, if you are coming down the A21 and want to avoid Southborough and
Tunbridge Wells town centre, stay on A21 south of Tonbridge, straight on at
roundabout to pick up Pembury by-pass (dual carriageway). Turn off at first
slip road and then turn right at roundabout signpost Tunbridge Wells (note that
this is the A264 from the Hop Farm and straight on at Pembury traffic lights if
you are coming from Maidstone etc.)
Stay on the A264 to traffic lights at a crossroads with a pub on the opposite
left hand corner, turn left. Road will wind through Hawkenbury and become
turn left and follow directions above.
Those of you
living south east of Tunbridge Wells can pick up
Burwash if you wish and the venue would then be on your left on a right hand
bend. If in doubt phone Bob Sutton on 07966 514567.
PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:-
Definitely no dogs allowed at this venue.
Part of the access road is single track and goes through the Landowner’s garden.
Please drive slowly and carefully and quietly.
Riders and spectators should not attempt to leave before to allow for
people still arriving.
There are two gates on the access road. The first one is electrically operated
with a push button which you should use and close. The second gate will be
manned by an OWLS member.
FRE-MELL FARM, OFFHAM, ME19 5PP
From Seven Mile Lane head towards Offham. Turn right into comp Lane and on to Fre-mell Farm.
Route will be signed as usual.