The address of our conference venue is Watersmeet, High Street, Rickmansworth, WD3 1EH.
Watersmeet is a modern venue with an excellent auditorium, lots of circulation space and high quality facilities. Training sessions will take place in a suite of well-equipped rooms in an adjacent building. Watersmeet has disabled access including a lift to the first floor which gives access to the main auditorium and the lunch room. There is a flat route between the theatre and training venue and a lift to the training rooms floor.
Travel by public transport
The nearest railway station is Rickmansworth, a six minute walk from Watersmeet (see map below).
Rickmansworth is on the Metropolitan Line which interchanges with Kings Cross (for Cambridge) and Liverpool Street (for Chelmsford, Colchester, Ipswich and Norwich). It is aso served by the Chiltern Line (Marylebone to Aylesbury via Harrow-on-the-Hill).
- Timetable: Metropolitan line Kings Cross to Rickmansworth (journey time approximately 45 minutes)
- Timetable: Metropolitan line Liverpool Street to Rickmansworth (journey time approximately 55 minutes)
- Timetable: Chiltern trains: Aylesbury to Marylebone via Rickmansworth [PDF]
Travel by road
Rickmansworth is easily reached by road. Junction 18 of the M25 is five minutes away, giving good access to the M1, A1, M11 and A12. There are public long-stay car parks close to the venue either side of the High Street and in Homestead Road between the station and Waitrose (pedestrian access via Northway and over the bridge).
The nearest car parks are:
The M25 is generally free-flowing on Saturdays. Approximate journey times by road are:
- St Albans - 30 minutes
- Bedford - 1 hours
- Cambridge - 1½ hours
- Chelmsford - 1¼ hours
- Colchester - 1½ hours
- Ipswich - 2 hours
- Norwich - 2½ hours
- Peterborough - 1¾ hours
- Southend-on-Sea - 1½ hours