By Car:

From N/NW/NE

(M5 South to M4) - M4 exit junction 19. Turn south onto the M32. Drive all the way down the M32 into Newfoundland Road to Inner Circle. Turn left and follow road, past Temple Meads Station on the left. Continue over the bridge into the lane for A37 Wells Road (leave the A4 with 3 lamps junction on the left). Lilymead Avenue is on the right hand side two roads after the Banco Lounge.


From S/SW:

(M5 north towards Bristol, exit junction 22) onto A38. From A38 go to Bedminster, turn right into Bedminster Road, stay on this road and it becomes St John’s Lane. Stay on St John’s Lane until you reach the end, by a set of traffic lights next to a Tesco Express. Turn right onto the A37 Wells Road. Lilymead Avenue is the second turning on your right.


From Bath and S.E.

Take the A4 towards Bristol. At Brislington turn left onto the A4174 Callington Road (towards airport). At the traffic lights at bottom of the hill, turn right onto the A37 to Knowle and Central Bristol.Continue straight on through Knowle and down the hill. Lilymead Avenue is on your left just after the Church of the Holy Nativity.


By Train:

We can be reached by train to Bristol Temple Meads Station, followed by a 15 minute walk or short bus journey on 50/51/54 to Wells Road.


By Bus from City Centre:

Take bus numbers 51//54 towards Wells Road from the bus stop outside Primark

The Rainbow Centre for Children

27 Lilymead Avenue,



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