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"get the basics right and the rest will fall in to place, every step and every pellet at a time. that's how you become good at this game"
- 2009 world hunter field target champion kieran turner
getting to whfta 2023
getting to whfta 2023 couldn't be simpler.
Located in Robin hoods county, nottinghamshire, UK, borders wood will provide a truly picturesque backdrop for what promises to be an immense weekend of hft shooting! centrally located, borders wood benefits from exceptionally good access from the uk's motorway networks. located a mere 5 minutes from the a46 and within 30 minutes of major towns & cities such as leicester, nottingham & grantham. For international competitors we have an entire page for you guys but in way of a brief summary, east midlands airport (EMA) is located 30 minutes away by car and slightly further a field birmingham (bhx) within 60 minutes car journey.
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DIRECTIONS FROM THE M1 SOUTH APPROACHING US FROM THE SOUTH ON THE M1, WE ARE VERY EASY TO FIND. LEAVE THE M1 AT JUNCTION 21A WHICH TAKES YOU ON TO THE LEICESTER WESTERN BYPASS.THIS ROAD LINKS DIRECTLY TO THE A46, SIGNPOSTED NEWARK. AFTER 7 MILES, TURN LEFT, HEADING NORTH AT THE END OF THE BYPASS AND FOLLOW THE FOSSE WAY DUAL CARRIAGEWAY (A46) NORTH TOWARDS NEWARK. AFTER APPROXIMATELY 12 MILES TAKE THE SLIP ROAD WHICH IS SIGNED OWTHORPE. AT THE TOP OF THE SLIP ROAD AT THE JUNCTION TURN RIGHT AND THEN FOLLOW THE ROAD FOR HALF A MILE AND THEN TO THE BOTTOM OF THE HILL AND TURN IMMEDIATELY RIGHT INTO THE DRIVEWAY SIGNPOSTED NEWFIELDS FARM.
DIRECTIONS FROM NOTTINGHAM FROM NOTTINGHAM CITY FOLLOW THE SIGNS FOR THE A606 MELTON MOWBRAY AND LEICESTER. KEEP FOLLOWING THE A606 THROUGH THE VILLAGES OF TOLLERTON AND STANTON-ON-THE-WOLDS UNTIL YOU REACH THE INTERSECTION WITH THE A46 (THE WIDMERPOOL ROUNDABOUT). TAKE THE FIRST LEFT; THIS IS A SLIP ROAD DOWN ON TO THE A46 TOWARDS NEWARK. CONTINUE ON THE SINGLE CARRIAGEWAY FOR 2 MILES AND TAKE THE SLIP ROAD WHICH IS SIGNED OWTHORPE. AT THE TOP OF THE SLIP ROAD AT THE JUNCTION TURN RIGHT AND THEN FOLLOW THE ROAD FOR HALF A MILE AND THEN TO THE BOTTOM OF THE HILL AND TURN IMMEDIATELY RIGHT INTO THE DRIVEWAY SIGNPOSTED NEWFIELDS FARM.
Directions from the North Follow the A1 and then A46 south from Newark; we are located 5 miles south of the A52 junction (Saxondale roundabout ) at Bingham. Take the slip road signposted to Owthorpe and then at the junction at the top of the slip road, turn left. Follow the road for half a mile and then to the bottom of the hill and turn immediately right into the driveway signposted Newfields Farm.
Directions from the M1 Junction 24 Follow signs for A453 and stay on this until you see signs for A606 towards Melton Mowbray and Leicester. Follow the A606 through the villages of Tollerton and Stanton-on-the-wolds until you reach the intersection with the A46 (the Widmerpool roundabout). Take the first left; this is a slip road down on to the A46 towards Newark. Continue on the single carriageway for 2 miles take the slip road which is signed Owthorpe. At the top of the slip road at the junction turn right and then follow the road for half a mile and then to the bottom of the hill and turn immediately right into the driveway signposted Newfields Farm, Borders Wood location.
international travel to whfta 2023
if you are travelling from outside of the uk to whfta 2023 we have an entire page set up for you guys with all sorts of useful information. follow this link to the 'international travel' page!