Clitheroe Meeting House is in the centre of Clitheroe, overlooking the market place and next to the Market car Park (70p an hour, £1.30 for two, free on Sunday). It is on New Market Street, postcode BB7 2JW, five minutes from the rail and bus interchange and signposted from King Street. Entrance to the car park is from the King Street end of New Market Street. It is where Ginger Pumpkin used to be, hence the marking on the map. There is free parking at Booths supermarket for 2 hours, from where you can cross the zebra crossing and walk through the market.
The telephone number at the Meeting House is 01200 442209.
More than half an hour before the due time of arrival, try 01200 426266 (Ben and Wendy)
From the East or West, start by travelling along the A59. From the north, come into Clitheroe through Waddington.
From the East.
Come along the A59 from Gisburn and turn right to Chatburn just round the bend after the right turn to Sawley. Come through Chatburn past the left hand turn to Downham (this is where you will need to go for Pendle Hill), past a garden centre and on to roundabout. Go straight across towards Clitheroe and come past the cricket ground on the right to another roundabout next to a BP Petrol Station. Turn right here and go straight across at the next mini roundabout, and go left with road when it turns. Follow this road round to the railway station. Go straight on at the next roundabout and then right for the Booths car park, or left at this roundabout and take the second right into New Market Street to the Market Car Park or to drop off right outside the Meeting House.
From the West
From the M6, come along the A59 for about 12 miles, then straight on at two large roundabouts, one marked for Blackburn, one for Accrington, then a smaller one next to a McDonalds. At the next roundabout turn left onto the A671 to Clitheroe and follow this road right down into the town. Veer left at a small roundabout so that you head towards Sainsburys and straight on at the next mini roundabout just past Sainsburys. Go up the hill and through a chicane, veering right so that you are in the midst of the shops. Turn left at the next junction by the Fat Face into King Street and next left into New Market Street to the Market Car Park to drop off right outside the Meeting House. Carry on down King Street and go left at the mini-roundabout and then right for free parking at Booths.
From the North
From the Trough or Bowland or from Slaidburn, head to Newton and then south to Waddington and on to Clitheroe. At the T junction immediately after the railway bridge, turn right. Go straight on at the next roundabout and then right for the Booths car park, or left at this roundabout and take the second right into New Market Street to the Market Car Park to drop off right outside the Meeting House.