How to get to us . . .
you can also find us by putting GL17 9PA into googlemaps. If you are using SatNav to get to us - please look at where the arrow is pointing so that you find the right road into the farm. SatNav users usually take the wrong turning at the last minute . . .
If you are using public transport (well done)
Bus from Gloucester
The bus station is next to the train station. Travel from Gloucester Station to Ruardean Square. Click here for a list of bus timetables. You want the 24 and 24a services, unless you have arranged to be picked somewhere else.
By car from the M4 come over the old severn bridge (M48) and take the Chepstow turn off. Go into Chepstow, over the bridge on the A48, and turn left onto the B4228 signposted to Coleford and the Forest of Dean. Follow the signs to Cinderford out of Coleford. Join the A4136 then take a left turning to Lydbrook. Drive through Lydbrook until you reach the River Wye and turn right. After half a mile there is a sharp right hand turn to Ruardean. We are the first right up this road.
By car from Gloucester and M40 Take the A40 from Glos as far as Huntley, then turn left onto A4136. Follow this until you reach Nailbridge (after Mithcheldean). Turn right to Ruardean. Go through Ruardean and come down the hill towards the river Wye. Go past Little Marstow Farm (left) and Great Marstow Farm (right). We are the next left after that.
By car from the M5 Come down the M5, turn onto the M50 and go to Junc 4. Take the ring road (A40) round the top of Ross. Turn left to Goodrich after 3 miles TAKE CARE it comes up fast! Drive past the post office and school, and turn left at the T Junction under the stone bridge, then over Kerne bridge crossing the river Wye. Turn right at T junc at Kerne Bridge onto the B4234 (signed to Lydbrook) then past a garage on your right. The second left fork after the garage is signposted to Ruardean. We are the first right on this road.
Useful telephone numbers:-
Stage Coach Buses (Gloucester) - 01452 783540 click here for website
National Rail Enquiries - 03457 484950 click here for website
National Express Coaches - 0871 781 8181 click here for website
Local Taxi Companies (near the farm) - CDS Taxis 01594 834834 / Crystal Travel 01594 832288 / K&T Taxis 01594 845913 / Road Runner 07778 277752