How to Find Alderwasley Hall Sixth Form


Alderwasley Hall Sixth Form Centre
Derby Road

From the M1

Leave the M1 at Junction 28 (signed Mansfield, Matlock & A38). Join the A38 following signs for Derby and Matlock. Continue on the A38 for 6 miles. Leave the A38 following signs for A610 Matlock, Ambergate. At the roundabout take the 4th exit. Join the A610 following signs for Matlock & A6.

Remain on A610 for 3 miles until the junction with the A6. Turn right onto the A6 and head north towards Matlock. Continue for 2 miles and then turn left at the traffic lights onto the B5035 Broadway/Wirksworth, towards Wirksworth. Pass through the village of Idridgehay and over the railway and the Sixth Form Centre can be found on your left hand side, opposite a bus stop before you come into Wirksworth.

From Matlock

Leave Matlock via the A6 Southbound, following signs for Belper and Derby. Remain on the A6 for 5 miles into Cromford and turn right at the traffic lights onto the B5036 towards Wirksworth. Continue over the hill into and through Wirksworth. Go over the railway bridge and the Sixth Form Centre can be found on your right hand side, opposite the bus stop. If you cross the railway again, you have gone too far.

By Train

The nearest station is either Whatstandwell or Cromford station, both of which are served by trains from Derby, Matlock, Belper and Duffield. Travelling time from London St Pancras to Whatstandwell is three hours with a change at Derby.

We are a short taxi ride from the station. For further information on train times and fares, please call the National Railway Enquiry Line 08457 48 49 50