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Preston

4th Floor, Marshall House, Ringway, Preston, PR1 2HS

Directions

Train

Station is 0.4miles to Marshall House. Exit the railway station by the main entrance. At the top of the ramp turn right, then turn left at the traffic lights into Corporation St. At the next set of traffic lights turn right into Ringway, go straight ahead through two sets of traffic lights – Marshall House is on your left immediately before the pelican crossing. This is approximately a ten minute walk. Alternatively, at the top of the ramp, cross the road and you will see bus stops on your left. All of these travel the route and stop in the lay by after the pelican crossing.

Car

M55 Eastbound – Leave the motorway at Preston A6. At the roundabout turn right towards A6 Preston. Go straight ahead into the town. Staying on the A6, as you approach the town centre you will see the Holiday Inn hotel directly in front of you. Turn right at these traffic lights. You are now on Ringway – Marshall House is 400 yards on your right.

Pay and display parking is available opposite Marshall House in the market multi-storey car park.

M6 Southbound – Leave the motorway at junction 32, Preston A6 Turn left at the roundabout and follow as above.

M6 Northbound – Leave motorway at junction 31, A59 Preston. At the roundabout turn left. Go straight ahead until you come to a T junction with Homebase directly in front of you. Turn right and go straight ahead. As you go through the next set of traffic lights you are on Ringway. Pass the Holiday Inn on your left hand side. Marshall House is 400 yards on your right. Parking on left in 400 yards.

Pay and display parking is available opposite Marshall House in the market multi-storey car park

M65 Westbound – Go onto M6 Northbound, and follow instructions above, leaving the motorway at J31.

You could be dropped off round the corner of the building, next to the Magistrate Court on Lawson Street.

Bus

From the town centre bus station, it is approx. a 10 minute walk to Marshall House. Leave the bus station by the pedestrian subway to St. Johns shopping centre, walk up the ramp to your right, then straight ahead to the traffic lights and turn left. This is Ringway. Marshall House is 400 yards on your right. Bus services coming into town from Leyland and Penwortham and some local services stop in the lay by adjacent to the courts building. There is a Bus Stop on Ringway facing Marshall House.

Notes from this Centre

We are situated between the Magistrates Courts and Kwik Fit on the Ringway.

The nearest car park is the Market car park (multi-storey) located on the opposite side of the Ringway up the ramp leading off Ringway.

Please note that this assessment facility is located on the 4th floor. The centre can be accessed by lift but if an emergency evacuation of the building is required, such as a fire alarm, the lift cannot be used. There are 75 steps to the ground floor. If you think that you would have difficulty going down the stairs unaided in the event of an emergency, please ring the Appointments Help Desk number on the accompanying letter at least two days before your appointment date so that we can make alternative arrangements for you.