Contact

All general enquiries please e-mail

info@witcombeciderfestival.co.uk

If you are a band or festival trader and would like to apply to appear/trade at Witcombe Cider festival 2018

Or if you would like to volunteer as a steward over the weekend.

Please e-mail Info@witcombeciderfestival.co.uk to apply.

Address:
Witcombe Cider Festival Field, Brockworth Road, GL3 4RA

WCF Gate Open:
Friday 4pm
Saturday 12 Noon
Sunday 12 Noon

Closing Time:
Friday closing time is 12 midnight
Saturday and Sunday
WCF bar closes at 1am
WCF Big Top will be open until 1am


Via Car (Parking at the event):

Enter Brockworth Road (Event Road)  from the North on Hucclecote Lane. Enter the one-way system going Southbound. Adhere to the speed limit of 20mph.

Do not park on Brockworth Road or surrounding residential roads (Towing in operation). Access the car park field on the right hand side of the road, in accordance with the signage displayed. When leaving the car park, leave via the South Gate and adhere to the traffic lights in operation. Exit Southbound to Brockworth. Please see map for details.

Via Car/Taxi (Drop Off or Pick Up)

Enter Brockworth Road (Event Road)  from the North on Hucclecote Lane. Enter the one-way system going Southbound. Adhere to the speed limit of 20mph.

Do not park on Brockworth Road or surrounding residential roads (Towing in operation). Access the entrance field on the right hand side of the road, in accordance with the signage displayed. When leaving the entrance, leave via the same gate and adhere to the traffic lights in operation. Exit Southbound to Brockworth. Please see map for details.

Via Bus

Book your bus ticket and depart on the bus from your designated stop at the designated time. When leaving the event get on the required bus to your required stop. Show the bus attendant your ticket and ask for assistance if required.

On Foot

The event can be accessed on foot from Churchdown or Brockworth. Please use the North Bound Carriageway when on Brockworth Road, as this is a pedestrianised zone. The entrance point from Churchdown is the first gate into the entrance field. The entrance point from Brockworth is the first gate to the South of the car park field. Do not park on Brockworth Road or surrounding residential roads. When leaving the event exit via the same gates as you entered. Please respect our neighbours by keeping the noise levels down and off peoples properties. Use the bins provided for waste. Please see the map for further details.

Festival Bus Travel

Gloucester Bus Route 1:

10:45 Quedgeley, Bristol Rd (Highliffe Drive)
10:50 Bristol Rd, Gloucester (Tesco Express)
11:05 Gloucester Railway Station
11:10 Cheltenham Road, Longlevens (Esso Garage)
11:20 Innsworth (Imjin Barracks)
11:30 Churchdown (Churchdown Library Parton Road)
11:45 Arrive at Witcombe Cider Festival

Gloucester Bus Route 2:

11:05 Crypt School, Podsmead Road
11:20 Morrisons, Abbeydale
11:30 Hucclecote Rd (Royal Oak)
11:35 Hucclecote Road (Gloucester Business Park)
11:45 Arrive at Witcombe Cider Festival

Cheltenham Bus Route 3:

11:00 Royal Well, Cheltenham
11:10 Cheltenham Spa Railway Station
11:20 GCHQ, Cheltenham
11:30 Staverton (Bamfurlong Lane)
11:45 Arrive at Witcombe Cider Festival

Gloucester outbound route

  • Depart festival site along Brockworth Road
  • Left on to Hucclecote Lane
  • Right on to Hucclecote Road
  • Barnwood Road
  • London Road
  • Gloucester Bus Station (Gloucester City Centre & Gloucester train station)

Buses are able to stop at any bus stop on request along this route.

Cheltenham outbound route

  • Depart festival site along Brockworth Road
  • Right onto Barrow Hill
  • Pirton Lane
  • Right onto Cheltenham Road East
  • Continue through Churchdown
  • Continue through Staverton
  • Arle Court on to Gloucester Road
  • Continue to Montpellier
  • Montpellier Walk
  • Royal Well Bus Station (Cheltenham Town Centre)
  • Around one-way system
  • Bath Road
  • Shurdington Road

Buses are able to stop at any bus stop on request along this route.

At 21:00 the first bus will leave Witcombe Cider Festival. From there on buses will leave the festival when full. At quiet times you might have to wait 15-30 minutes for the bus to fill.