Where available, directions to the various Badminton Halls are listed below.
It would be very much appreciated if clubs could directions to any of the Sports Halls/Venues not listed! Thanks.

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Affiliated Clubs

Aldermaston   Bucklebury   BHPegasus   Downlands
Hurst  Kennet (Club / Match Nights)   Kintbury 
Newbury  Shaw  St Marys (Club / Match Nights) 
Whitchurch

Junior Clubs

Newbury Juniors  Thatcham St Mary's Juniors  Downlands Juniors  Kennet Juniors  Shaw Juniors 

Tournament Venues

Bradfield Sports Centre  Elstree


AWE Recreational Centre

Clubs that play here: Aldermaston
Address: AWE Recreational Society, Tadley, RG7 4PR

FROM NEWBURY/THATCHAM: Take the A4 heading East from Newbury, and pass through Thatcham. Go through Woolhampton (Warning : speed cameras), about 3/4 mile on, you pass what was The Rising Sun pub and The Sun Garage (MOT Testing Station) on your right. Take the next road on the right, continue to the T-junction turn right signposted Aldermaston. (If you miss the turning off the A4 continue on to the roundabout near Aldermaston station and turn right signposted A340 Aldermaston and Tadley.) At the mini roundabout in Aldermaston village bear left, follow the road bearing right about 100 yards further on. Continue up the hill (Warning: speed cameras) and you will see the AWE fence on your left. Go straight over 2 roundabouts, follow the slip road to the left as you approach the 3rd roundabout, signposted A340 Tadley, (The Calleva Business Park will be on your right). After about 100 yards you will reach a roundabout, turn left signposted AWE West Gate. Take the 2nd right turn, signposted AWE Recreational Society, drive down the large car park, park and walk upto the Recreational Society. The badminton court is in the tall part of the building towards the rear of the building.

FROM BASINGSTOKE: Take the A340 and follow the signs for Tadley / Aldermaston. As you enter Tadley go straight across the roundabout and travel up a hill and pass through 2 sets of traffic lights. At the next set of lights you make a compulsory left turn, follow the road straight on towards Aldermaston / Kingsclere / AWE West Gate (do not follow the signs to AWE Main Gate). Turn right at the 1st roundabout signposted AWE West Gate. Take the 2nd right turn, signposted AWE Recreational Society, drive down the large car park, park and walk upto the Recreational Society. The badminton court is in the tall part of the building towards the rear of the building


Basingstoke Sports Centre

Clubs that play here: BHPegasus
Address: The Sports Centre, Porchester Square, Festival Place, Basingstoke Town Centre RG21 7LE

FROM NEWBURY/THATCHAM: Take the A339 to Basingstoke. The Sports Centre is situated in the heart of Basingstoke Town Centre and is walking distance from both Railway and Bus Stations. There is plenty of parking in and around the Town Centre

Bradfield Sports Centre

Clubs that play here: -
Tournaments to be played here: -

FROM M4 Junction 12: Leave the M4 at Jn 12 and head south towards Theale/Newbury. Go straight over the first roundabout and then right at the next (3rd exit) onto the A340 heading towards Pangbourne. After 200m, turn left towards Bradfield/Bucklebury. Follow this road for a couple of miles until you reach a crossroads where you turn right. Bradfield College Sports Centre is a few hundred meters on the left - you need the last exit before it opens up into fields.

FROM THATCHAM: From the A4 heading from Newbury, turn left at the Antiques Chapel (Old Bluecoats School) into HARTS HILL ROAD. Go straight over the first roundabout and head up the hill towards Bucklebury. This road will take you straight through Bucklebury (you will go past Peaches Stores and the Cottage Inn). Keep on this road for about 5 miles, heading through Chapel Row and South End Bradfield. Go past the QUEENS HEAD and after about 500m the road will fork (a war memorial cross will be ahead of you). Turn left here (signed Bradfield). Continue on this road and after a mile you enter Bradfield. COntinue straight through and Bradfield College Sports Hall is the last exit on your left, before you reach the open fields.

For location on Streetmap, click here.


Downlands Sports & Recreation Centre

Clubs that play here: Nuffield Downlands
Address: Downlands Sports & Recreation Centre, Compton RG20 6NU

FROM THE COMPTON EXIT ON THE A34: Heading North on the A34, keep left when exiting follow signs to Compton. Heading South on the A34 come off on the slip road. Turn left at the T-junction approx. 1 mile from the A34. Both will bring you into East Ilsley, heading to Compton. Follow the road for approx. 2 miles, you then come into Compton. Take the second turning on the right leading to Hampstead Norreys/Hermitage/Newbury - the Downlands Sports and Recreation Centre is sign-posted.

FROM NEWBURY: Follow the B4009 Hermitage road. Follow this road through Hermitage. Just before you get to Hampstead Norreys, there is a turning on the left to Compton. (If you get to a mini roundabout, you've missed it just turn left and then right at the T-junction.) Follow this road to Compton for approx. 2 miles - the sports centre is sign-posted. (It is within the grounds of the Downs School).


Elstree

Clubs that play here: Bucklebury, Kennet (Matches) & St Mary's (Matches)
Address: Elstree School, Woolhampton RG7 5TD

FROM NEWBURY/THATCHAM: Take the A4 heading towards Reading. Once you reach Woolhampton, turn left up Woolhampton Hill (immediately in front of the Falmouth Arms). Go up the hill and Elstree School is on the right. Go in the entrance marked Elstree, and the sports hall is on the left.


Greenacre

Clubs that play here: Greenacre
Address: Greenham Road, Newbury RG14 7SW

FROM NEWBURY: Head south out of Newbury along the A339 Sandleford Link (the old A34). Turn left into Pinchington Lane at the roundabout (i.e. heading towards Newbury Retail Park & Tescos). Continue down this road for approximately 3/4 of a mile. Turn left into Greenham Road. The entrance to Greenacre Club will be on your left after 200 metres.

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Hurst Community College

Clubs that play here:Hurst
Address: Hurst School Sports Hall, Baughurst Rd,Baughurst, RG26 5NL

FROM A339 AT HEADLEY: Take the Ashford Hill Road to the end (Ashford Hill & B3051 Kingsclere to Tadley road junction). Turn left onto the B3051. Drive past the Pineapple PH on the right. Shortly afterwards also turn right into Brimpton Road. The Hurst School is on your left.

FROM A4 (Bath Road): Head east out of Thatcham heading towards Woolhampton. At the Coach and Horses PH (on your left) turn right into Brimpton Road. Follow this road to the end and turn left into Brimpton village (onto Brimpton Lane). Again follow this road to the end. Go straight across the B3051 into Brimpton Road. The Hurst School is on your left.


Kennet Sports Centre

Clubs that play here: Thatcham St Mary Juniors, Kennet Juniors, Kennet (Club Nights only) & St Mary's (Club Nights only)
Address: Kennet Leisure Centre, Stoney Lane, Thatcham RG19 4LJ

FROM NEWBURY: Take the A4 through Thatcham, heading towards Reading. Turn right into STONEY LANE (The Plough Pub is on the corner). Continue down this road for approx. 400 yards. Kennet School is on your left; take the second entrance into the school and you will see the Sports Centre in front of you.

FROM READING/M4 J12): Take the A4 towards Thatcham and Newbury. Go past the Texaco Garage (to your right), then turn left into STONEY LANE (The Plough Pub is on the corner). Continue down this road for approx. 400 yards. Kennet School is on your left; take the second entrance into the school and you will see the Sports Centre in front of you.


Kintbury Jubilee Hall

Clubs that play here: Kintbury
Address: Kintbury Jubilee Hall, Kintbury RG17 9TU

FROM NEWBURY: Leave Newbury on the A4 heading towards Hungerford. Turn left at the sign to Kintbury ( mile past the Elcot Park Hotel). Follow this road into Kintbury, over the railway crossing and round for another mile. Opposite 'The Corner Stores' turn left into Inkpen Road. The entrance to the Jubilee Centre car park is 500 yards on the right hand side, next to the Children's Playground.


Park House School

Clubs that play here: -
Address: Andover Road, Wash Common, Newbury

FROM A339 NORTH: Take the A339 through Newbury. At the Burger King Roundabout (formerly the Gowrings Roundabout) turn right heading towards the A343 to Andover. At the next roundabout, take the second exit onto the A343 Andover Road. Continue along this road for about 2 miles (This is a 30 mile zone with speed cameras). At the double mini-roundabout go straight across. The entrance to Park House School is the second road on the left. The car park is at the end of this road. The entrance to the Sports Hall is on the other side of the terrapins by the car park.

FROM A339 SOUTH: From the Swan Roundabout, take the A339 towards Newbury. At the next roundabout, turn left into MONKS LANE. Continue down this road for about 2 miles (You will go past Newbury Rugby Club). At the double mini-roundabout turn left onto the A343 Andover Road. The entrance to Park House School is the second road on the left. The car park is at the end of this road. The entrance to the Sports Hall is on the other side of the terrapins by the car park.


St Bartholomew's School

Clubs that play here: - Newbury & District Juniors
Address: St Barts School Hall, Rockingham Road, Newbury RG14 6JP

FROM A339:
At the "Burger King" Roundabout (old Gowrings Roundabout), take St John's Road exit, signed to A343 towards Andover/Newbury District Hospital. At the next roundabout (St Johns Roundabout), take the second exit onto the Andover Road.
Take the first right into Buckingham Road. The car park is the first entrance on your left. Park in the car park. Enter the school via the 'Community Entrance' and access to the hall is on the left.


Testbourne Community School

Clubs that play here: Whitchurch
Address: Micheldever Road, Whitchurch, Hants, RG28 7JF

Coming south on the A34 from Newbury: approx 11 miles take the Whitchurch exit, follow this road for approx 2 miles. Enter Whitchurch, downhill to town centre past White Hart Pub on left to mini roundabout. Take 1st exit left Winchester Rd. Go past Whitchurch Silk Mill on right, past Harvest Home Pub on right and 100 yards further on, take 1st left onto Micheldever Rd (Spar Store on the corner).
Approx 150 yards on the right is Testbourne Community Centre with ample car parking alongside.

From Basingstoke direction if not coming from Overton: take M3, A303 to Bullington Cross interchange with A34 heading north for some 5 miles. Take Whitchurch exit, coming back under A34 towards Whitchurch for approx 1/2 mile past Football Club on the right. Take 1st turn right with Spar store on the corner up Micheldever Rd, and Testbourne Community Centre is 150 yards on the right. Ample car parking alongside Hall.


Trinity School

Clubs that play here: Newbury & Shaw
Address: Trinity School Sports Hall, Love Lane, Shaw, Newbury RG14 2DU

FROM THATCHAM: Head through Thatcham on the A4. At the COUNTRY GARDENS roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto the TURNPIKE ROAD. (This should be signed Shaw and the new West Berkshire Community Hospital will be to your left). Follow this road until the end. At the double mini-rounabout, turn right. You will go up a small hill - take the first turning on your left into LOVE LANE. The entrance to the new hall is further down Love Lane after the width restrictions turning left at the mini roundabout at the bottom of the hill and parking in the car park. As you turn off the mini roundabout there is a roadway to your right which leads to the sports hall but there is not a huge amount of parking immediately outside. Most of the parking is adjacent to the floodlit football pitches

FROM HUNGERFORD (WEST): Take the A4 towards Newbury. At the WAITROSE roundabout (was the Newbury College roundabout), turn left (Warning - there are speed cameras along this road). Go straight across the mini-roundabout. Immediately before THE CASTLE PUB, turn right into LOVE LANE. Continue along this round for about mile. You will go over the A339 (Vodafone HQ will be to your left) and at the mini roundabout at the bottom of the hill turn right. As you turn off the mini roundabout there is a roadway to your right which leads to the sports hall but there is not a huge amount of parking immediately outside. Most of the parking is adjacent to the floodlit football pitches

FROM THE A339: At the Robin Hood Roundabout, take the B4009 exit for Hermitage. After 500 yards you will come to a double mini-roundabout - go straight across. You will go up a small hill - take the first turning on your left into LOVE LANE. The entrance to the new hall is further down Love Lane after the width restrictions turning left at the mini roundabout at the bottom of the hill and parking in the car park. As you turn off the mini roundabout there is a roadway to your right which leads to the sports hall but there is not a huge amount of parking immediately outside. Most of the parking is adjacent to the floodlit football pitches.


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