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BEDFORD & COUNTY AC

The Bedford 6 race headquarters is at

                    Bedford International Stadium, Barkers Lane, Bedford, MK41 9SB

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How to find the race HQ

By Car:

Bedford lies 50 miles north of London.  To the west and east are two main north-south roads, the M1 and A1.

Directions from the M1

Leave the M1 at junction 13 & take the A421.  Leave the A421 via the A6 sign-posted to Bedford.  Continue straight ahead on the A6, over all the roundabouts, following the signs for the A428, once on the A428 you will cross the River Ouse and should see the Pyramid shaped building on your right.  At the next roundabout turn right into Barkers Lane & Bedford International Athletic Stadium is situated opposite the Fire station approximately ¼ mile on the left.

Directions from the A1

Leave the A1 at the junction south of St Neots & take the A421 & then A428 to Bedford.  When you reach the roundabout with MFI on the right continue straight over onto the dual carriageway.  Upon reaching the next roundabout there is a pub on the left named ‘The Orchard’, turn left and continue to the next one.  (Tesco will be on your right).  From this roundabout continue over the next 2 until you reach a 3rd and turn left into Barkers Lane & Bedford International Athletic Stadium is situated approx. ½ a mile on your right.

Directions from Ampthill Road (A6):

Follow the A6 over the railway bridge, when you reach the roundabout go straight ahead (3rd exit). You will then pass a small retail park (Halfords etc.) and you will arrive at another roundabout.  Follow the road straight ahead (2nd exit) you will be on the A418 which runs parallel to the river. You will then come to another roundabout (the cinema is on your right) where you turn right (2nd exit) into Barkers Lane, Bedford International Athletic Stadium is opposite the fire station approximately ¼ mile on the left.


There is car parking at Bedford International Stadium and also at the Aspects Leisure centre across the road.