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Leave M1 @ J36 -- Take 3rd left at roundabout on the A61 to Sheffield; pass Tankersley Manor on left before another roundabout that you continue straight on.

Pass the Red Lion (on the right) before going through traffic lights down Halifax Road, which becomes a dual carriageway and passes Fletcher's bakery, Car Phone Warehouse (on the right) just before a roundabout. Straight on along Penistone Road with Sheffield Wednesday FC on the right.

Follow the A61 through several traffic lights until a Toyota-Lexus round building on the left and Mecca Bingo on the right. Turn right at filter traffic lights sign posted for Langsett Road & Infirmary Road Shops that takes you to another set of lights with Mecca Bingo adjacent on the right.

Turn left at these lights and continue through on Langsett Road, which is a Supertram route, for 1/2 mile until Tesco Superstore is on the right. Turn right at traffic lights, first left and third right is Henry Street.


*Leave M1 @ J33 and continue on dual carriageway (A57) towards Sheffield until a very large roundabout

Take 5th exit, the A61 North, and stay in left hand lane continuing through 3 sets of traffic lights to the West Bar roundabout just after the Law Courts (on right hand side).

Take the 2nd exit and immediately after 20m turn left on to Lambert Street ( fairly narrow) then after 100m turn right on to Scotland Street, carry on for 400m to the traffic lights. Cross straight over ( dual carriage way and Tram tracks) then 2nd right is Henry Street.


Leave J33 and follow instructions for approach from East *

If there are traffic jams from J30 - J33 it is possible to arrive via Chesterfield

Leave M1 @ J29 follow A617 to its end which is a roundabout in Chesterfield

Turn right on A61 North and follow signs to Sheffield for approximately 12 miles, through 5 roundabouts, to Heeley Bridge traffic lights in Sheffield. Continue through the shopping area on London Road to its conclusion where you have to turn left at the traffic lights on to a dual carriageway.

Go through the next lights and straight through the roundabout, up on Hanover Way dual carriageway, taking in 2 sets of lights to a large roundabout. 3rd left i.e. straight on is Netherthorpe Road a dual carriageway with Supertram lines in the middle. Left at 1st traffic light. 2nd right is Henry Street.


Leave Manchester Airport signposted towards motorways and take the M56 North towards Manchester

After 1.5 miles (2kn) take the exit left for M60 Stockport & Sheffield. After about 8 miles (13km) leave M60 on to M67 towards Sheffield (this is a difficult roundabout, take care, particularly on selecting the central lane on the M67)

After6 miles (10km) the M67 becomes the A628 at a roundabout; stay on A628 for about 1 mile (2kn). Take the left turn at the third set of traffic lights on to the A57 to Sheffield. Stay on this road for the next 25 miles, passing through Glossop.

Eventually pass the Ladybower Reservoirs, after 5 miles (8km) further on pass a remote Rivelyn Post Office on the left. Continue up the A57 past the Bell Hagg pub to the left, the Crosspool Tavern further also on the left and down to the set of traffic lights. Bare left, staying on the A57, through two more sets of lights and continue, past the Children's Hospital on the right and The University of Sheffield on the left, to a roundabout.

Be in the left hand lane and take the 2nd left down Netherthorpe Road, a dual carriageway with Supertram tracks in the center. Turn left at the 1st traffic light. 2nd right is Henry Street.

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