Hellenic League Division One West 2014-15
Carterton Kilkenny Lane Ground, Swinbrook Road, Carterton, Oxfordshire OX18 1DY
Station: Oxford 17½m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire buses S1/S2 from Oxford (George Street, 10 mins walk from station) to Carterton (Upavon Way at Dove Trees); four times per hour, takes 62 mins. Then continue along Upavon Way, right into Burford Road which becomes Shilton Road, right into Swinbrook Road, follow out of town and ground is on left shortly before sharp right hand bend (19 mins). Bus back to Oxford is from same stop.
Cirencester Town Reserves Corinium Stadium, Kingshill Lane, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1HS
Station: Swindon 16m. Stagecoach Swindon bus 51 from Swindon (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Siddington (Ashton Road, Post Office); hourly, takes 45 mins. Then right into South Cerney Road, left at end into Kingshill Lane, continue with care across A419 and ground is on left (26 mins). There is no bus service nearer the ground.
Clanfield Main Street, Clanfield, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2ST
Station: Oxford 21m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire buses S1/S2 from Oxford (George Street, 10 mins walk from station) to Witney (Market Square); six times per hour, takes 39 mins. Then Stagecoach Oxfordshire bus 19 from Witney (Market Square) to Clanfield (Main Street, Carter Institute); hourly; takes 29 minutes. Then south along Main Street out of village, and ground is on right (5 mins).
Fairford Town Cinder Lane, Fairford, Gloucestershire GL7 4AX
Station: Swindon 14½m. Stagecoach Swindon bus 51 from Swindon (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Cirencester (Market Place); hourly, takes 46 mins. Then APL Travel bus 865 from Cirencester (Market Place) to Fairford (Market Place); infrequent, there is a journey from Cirencester at 1205, takes 40 mins. Then return to crossroads, left into London Road, right into Cinder Lane, and ground is on left (16 mins). Bus back to Cirencester is APL Travel bus 77 at 1727, takes 33 mins, bus from Cirencester back to Swindon is Stagecoach Swindon bus 51X at 1852.
Hook Norton The Bourne, Hook Norton, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 5PB
Station: Banbury 9¾m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire bus 488 from Banbury (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Hook Norton (High Street); hourly, takes 37 mins. Then north into Queen Street, left into The Bourne, and ground is on right (7 mins).
Letcombe Bassett Road, Letcombe Regis, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9JU
Station: Oxford 17m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire bus X30 from Oxford (Frideswide Square, 5 mins walk from station) to Wantage (Market Place); half hourly, takes 36 mins. Then Thames Travel buses 67/67B/X47 from Wantage (Market Place) to Letcombe Regis (South Street at Main Street, Church); infrequent, there are journeys from Wantage at 1235, 1241, and 1355, takes 6 mins. Then go north into Bassett Road, follow around when road bends sharply left and ground is on right (5 mins). Bus back to Wantage is White’s Coaches bus 38 at 1644 and 1749, takes 15 mins. It may be more convenient to walk the 2m back to Wantage.
Longlevens Saw Mills End, Gloucester, Gloucestershire GL4 3DG
Station: Gloucester 1¾m. Stagecoach Gloucester bus 10 from Gloucester (Clarence Street, 5 mins walk from station) to Gloucester (Barnwood Road at Corinium Avenue Roundabout); six times per hour, takes 9 mins. Then return to roundabout and go right, then right again into Saw Mills End and entrance to ground is on left beyond hotel (7 mins).
Lydney Town Swan Road, Lydney, Gloucestershire GL15 5RU
Station: Lydney 1¼m. Right out of station into Station Road, then soon left into section of Station Road which is cut off to cars, continue into Church Road into town, right into High Street which becomes Hill Street, right into Swan Road and ground is on left at end.
New College Academy Webbs Wood Stadium, Supermarine Road, South Marston, Swindon, Wiltshire SN3 4BZ
Station: Swindon 4½m. Stagecoach Swindon buses 7A/7B from Swindon (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to South Marston (Stirling Road at Highworth Road, ask for “Exel”); six times per hour, takes 21 mins. Then proceed to roundabout, right into Supermarine Road and ground is on left (7 mins). The main pitch on this site is that of Swindon Supermarine FC, while New College Academy FC play on the second pitch the other side of the buildings.
North Leigh United Eynsham Hall Park, Witney Road, North Leigh, Witney, Oxfordshire OX29 6PN
Station: Hanborough 2¾m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire bus 233 from Long Hanborough (Hanborough station) to North Leigh (Park Road; first stop after turning into village); hourly, takes 7 mins. Then return to main road, cross into track, and ground is on left (5 mins). This bus connects particularly badly with trains between Oxford and Hanborough – the waiting time at Hanborough is 55 mins on the outward journey and 43 mins on the return journey – but last bus back to Oxford on North Leigh’s only other bus route is at 1629.
Purton Red House, Church Street, Purton, Swindon, Wiltshire SN5 4DY
Station: Swindon 6m. Stagecoach Swindon bus 53 from Swindon (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Purton (Square); infrequent, there is a journey from Swindon at 1300, takes 28 mins, and a return journey at 1730. Then south into Church Street and entrance to ground is on left at junction with The Hyde (5 mins).
Shortwood United Reserves Meadowbank, Nailsworth, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL6 0SJ
Station: Stroud 6¼m. Stagecoach Gloucester bus 63 from Stroud (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Nailsworth (Bus Station); half hourly, takes 17 mins. Then south down Old Market, right into Newmarket Road, left into Old Horsley Road, right into Pike Lane which becomes Shortwood Road, left at crossroads, right at T-junction, and ground is on left (22 mins).
Tuffley Rovers Glevum Park, Lower Tuffley Lane, Gloucester, Gloucestershire GL2 5DT
Station: Gloucester 2¾m. Stagecoach Gloucester buses 12/12A from Gloucester (Eastgate Street, 5 mins walk from station) to Gloucester (Bristol Road at Lower Tuffley Lane, McDonald’s) four times per hour, takes 10 mins. Then up Lower Tuffley Lane and entrance to ground is on left (9 mins).
Tytherington Rocks Hardwicke Playing Field, Woodlands Road, Tytherington, Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 8UJ
Station: Bristol Temple Meads 16m. First Bristol and Bath buses 8/9 from Bristol (Bristol Temple Meads station) to Bristol (Bond Street at St James Barton roundabout); ten times per hour, takes 9 mins. Then right at roundabout into Stokes Croft and take First Bristol and Bath bus 78 from Bristol (Stokes Croft) to Thornbury (Morton Way at Chiltern Park); half hourly, takes 61 mins. Then cross road, and from opposite side of road take First Bristol and Bath bus 87 to Tytherington (Stowell Hill Road at Stow Hill Road); infrequent, there is a journey at 1319, takes 5 mins, and a return journey at 1729. Then take alley opposite turning for Stow Hill Road; this emerges in a cul de sac, left at top into Woodlands Road and ground is on right (5 mins).
Wantage Town Reserves Alfredian Park, Manor Road, Wantage, Berkshire OX12 8DW
Station: Oxford 15½m. Stagecoach Oxfordshire bus X30 from Oxford (Frideswide Square, 5 mins walk from station) to Wantage (Market Place); half hourly, takes 36 mins. Then back through Market Place, right into Newbury Street which becomes Manor Road, follow out of town and entrance to ground is on right (10 mins).