How to find the First Alternative
First Alternative Training courses
take place at the Core Business Centre, Milton Hill, Abingdon,
Oxfordshire, OX13 6AB
Travelling by Car
The Core Business Centre is located approximately half a mile from the
Didcot and Harwell junction of the A34, the Milton Interchange.
From M40 - Take the
M40 to Junction 9 north of Oxford . Turn south onto the A34 (signposted
for Oxford ), follow the A34 for approximately 20 miles, passing Oxford
and Abingdon. At the A4130 junction (Milton Interchange) leave the A34
and take the 3rd exit off the roundabout, the A4130 to Wantage, Harwell
and Steventon. Proceed along the A4130 past the second set of traffic
lights, a short way after you will see an apple orchard, the entrance
to the Core Business centre on the left.
From M4 - Take the
M4 to junction 13 north of Newbury. Turn onto the A34 (signposted for
Oxford ) and follow it for approximately 10 miles. Leave the A34 at the
Milton Interchange, leave the A34 and take the 1st exit off the
roundabout, the A4130 to Wantage. Proceed along the A4130 past the
second set of traffic lights, a short way after you will see an apple
orchard, the entrance to the Core Business centre on the left.
Travelling by train.
The nearest rail station is Didcot Parkway, a distance of about
2.5miles. Didcot is on the main Great Western line from London
Paddington, with frequent services from both London (c. 40-50 minutes)
and the West. Didcot station is well served by Taxis, but please call
the centre if you have problems.
Local Taxi number’s Pryors Taxi’s is 01235 - 812345 or Su’s taxis 01235
Location map for the
Core Business Centre.
There is a wide range of hotels and guest
houses locally, and First Alternative students always seem well catered
for and happy with them.
Several of the guest houses are within a
hundred yards of our training centre and the nearest hotel is less than
list is provided for your information only and does not constitute
recommendation by First Alternative. Whilst every effort has been made
to keep this information accurate, we accept no liability for any
Please contact the establishments directly
for information and booking.