The International Centre

St Quentin’s Gate

Telford

Shropshire    TF3 4JH

+44 (0) 1952 281500

The International Centre 

A TRULY UNIQUE AND VERY SPECIAL LOCATION

The International Centre is situated in the heart of the Midlands with two hotels on-site, the Holiday Inn, and the International Hotel and the Ramada about 5/10 minutes walk or a short taxi ride away.  Just 2 miles from Junction 4 of the M54, the venue couldn’t be easier to find. Click on this link for directions from the major motorways. SatNav: TF3 4JH .

 

Adjacent to The International Centre is the £250 million pedestrianised Convention Quarter with a new hotel, leisure facilities and restaurants, alongside an urban lake which connects seamlessly to the existing Telford Shopping Centre and one of the largest town parks in the UK.

 

Discounted rates are available direct with these three hotels by calling +44 (0) 1952 527000 and quoting BAS National Show 2017

Holiday Inn – £96  single or £106 double

International Hotel – £76 single or £86 double

Ramada – £ single or £ double  – tbc

There is also a brand new Premier Inn which has just opened in the shopping centre, 5 minutes walk across the car park to the TIC. Telephone 0871 527 9500.   Plus all the usual hotel/b&b bookings websites such as booking.com, hotels.com and Trivago.

International visitors:

Visitors arriving at Birmingham Airport, a taxi to Telford costs approximately £70 or hire cars are available at the airport.

There is a half-hourly train to Telford Central, which is then only a 4 minute taxi ride to the show.  Train timetables and journey information can be found at The National Rail Enquiry Centre.  Birmingham International railway station is directly linked to the airport passenger terminals by SKYRAIL. The SkyRail is free, operates every 2 minutes when the rail station is open and the journey takes less than 2 minutes.  There are direct trains from Birmingham International to Telford station which take approximately 50 minutes.  There are 6-7 trains running per hour during the day, less frequently in the evenings and at the weekend, and no trains during the night.

 

Most airlines fly to Birmingham including Monarch, Air France, Flybe, Ryanair, Lufthansa, Aeroflot, Aer Lingus, SAS, Easyjet and Qantas to name but a few…..There will be a fully manned Reception Desk where you can leave your luggage, or why not add on a few days and have a short holiday in this wonderful part of the UK.  There are many wonderful places to visit in the area including Ironbridge, Dudley Zoological Gardens, The International Shopping Centre, The Severn Valley Steam Railway as well as all the big city fun in Birmingham.

 

Floor Plan

 

The two show rings and alpaca exhibitor sponsors are in Hall 3 along with the Fleece Show.

Other alpaca exhibitors will be in Hall 2

The Fibre Zone, Catering and Trade  & Craft Stands will be in the E3 foyer

Entrance to the show will be through the E3 foyer

 

Please contact nationalshow@bas-uk.com for more information and to book your sponsorship opportunity.