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Visitors enjoyed a fabulous, informative and fun day out for big and little visitors alike on 24 November 2013 in Guildford, Surrey from 10:15-16:00.
We are delighted that after years of planning there is now a venue big enough to accomodate BabyExpo in Surrey and which meets our needs!
The 2013 Venue (for our official hotel information & discounted rates see below)
BabyExpo Surrey took place at Surrey Sports Park - this University of Surrey owned multi million pound facility offers a venue that hosts some of the best facilities in the world, attracting its own international and national events and teams that bring world class athletes to Surrey.
Centrally located by the hospital and university, on major bus routes and close to the Station and town centre the venue offers an expansive facility with large exhibition areas all on one level, easy buggy access, catering, parking and is already very established in the community and beyond.
For more on the Surrey Sports Park - just click here
More information on hotels etc to follow
How to find Surrey Sports Park
Address - Surrey Sports Park Ltd
University of Surrey
Richard Meyjes Road
SAT NAV users please use GU2 7XX
Surrey Sports Park is based in Guildford, in the South East of England. Situated close to the Guildford mainline train station and within a short walk of the town centre, Surrey Sports Park is located across the A3, near the Royal Surrey County Hospital.
Guildford is 30 miles south-west of London, on the A3 London-Portsmouth road. If approaching from London or the M25 (Junction 10), remain on the bypass (A3) until you reach the exit signed to the Cathedral and University. At the roundabout take the third exit signposted Royal Surrey County Hospital and University, Manor Park. Simply follow the signs to the Royal Surrey County Hospital for approximately a mile, and approach Surrey Sports Park on the left. Turn left at the traffic lights onto Richard Meyjes Road, which leads to the entrance of Surrey Sports Park.
If approaching on the A322 or A323 from Bagshot or Aldershot, at the A3 roundabout take the exit signed to Portsmouth, and then turn off the A3 at the first exit (signed to the Cathedral and University). At the roundabout take the third exit signposted Royal Surrey County Hospital and University, Manor Park. Simply follow the signs to the Royal Surrey County Hospital for approximately a mile, and approach Surrey Sports Park on the left. Turn left at the traffic lights onto Richard Meyjes Road, which leads to the entrance of Surrey Sports Park.
If entering Guildford from Horsham (A281) or Godalming (A3100), leave the central gyratory system at the exit signed for Farnham (A31). After approximately 200 yards, at the mini-roundabout, take the first turning right into Guildford Park Road, and continue along Madrid Road and The Chase for a mile. At the next roundabout, take the first exit and follow the signs to the Royal Surrey County Hospital for approximately a mile. Turn left at the traffic lights onto Richard Meyjes Road, which leads to the entrance of Surrey Sports Park.
Free car parking is available to Surrey Sports Park visitors
Guildford is on the main line between London Waterloo and Portsmouth. Half-hourly train services run from Guildford to Waterloo, with journey times of 40 minutes. For further information, call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.
From the railway station
Walking: Leave station by footbridge and rear exit. Turn right from the station along Guildford Park Road and continue along Madrid Road and The Chase for a mile. Follow the path past the Guildford Cathedral to the main University of Surrey campus entrance. At the entrance turn left through the woodland area and follow the path through two underpass tunnels until you reach Tesco. Follow the main road (Egerton Road) until you reach the traffic lights, where you will want to turn left and cross Egerton Road, in the direction of the rugby pitches visible from the road. The entrance to Surrey Sports Park is accessible via Richard Meyjes Road. (20-25 mins)
Bus: ARRIVA buses (leave station by footbridge and rear exit, cross main road to bus stop) operates a regular service to Surrey Sports Park via its 36 and 37 bus services, which currently provide a 20 minute frequent link during the main part of the day on Mondays to Saturdays, and every half-hour during the evenings and Sundays. The number 26 and 27 services also stop at Surrey Sports Park on a Sunday only.
Egerton Road (Tesco) and the Royal Surrey County Hospital are also both a few minutes walk to Surrey Sports Park, which you can access from services 3, 4, 5, 26, 27, 36 and 37 run approximately every ten minutes during the day. The earliest service is at approximately 6am and the last bus is just before midnight. On Sundays there is a reduced service. For further information, call Traveline on 0870 608 2608.
Taxi: From main (eastern) exit.
Guildford is conveniently placed for both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
Via London Airport (Heathrow)
Rail-air link coaches leave Terminal 2 for Woking railway station from 6.30am to 10.50pm, picking up from Terminals 3, 1 and 4. Between 6.35am and 8.30pm they run approximately every half an hour, otherwise it is an hourly service. Journey time to Woking is one hour. There are frequent trains from Woking to Guildford. For further information call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.
Via London Airport (Gatwick)
Gatwick station is positioned in the South Terminal of the airport and provides direct rail-air link trains to Guildford hourly between approximately 5.15am (6am on Sundays) and 11pm. For further information, call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.
National Express coach number SH030 runs services to and from the Egerton Road/Tesco stop (a short walk from Surrey Sports Park). For further information, call 08705 808080.
Official hotel information & discounted rates
Holiday Inn Guildford hotel, near Surrey Research Park and Guildford city centre
The spacious Holiday Inn Guildford is situated on a tree-lined drive, off the A3 road and with plenty of complimentary parking and wireless Internet and a few minutes walk from the venue. London Heathrow and London Gatwick airports are 25 miles away, and trains run into and out of central London in 30 minutes from Guildford rail station, 1.5 miles away.