The Academy is situated on the western edge of Shirebrook village.


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From Sheffield
Take the A616 to Clowne, via Barlborough (or PArkway to M1, junction 10).
Fork right in Clowne to take the A618 towards MAnsfield. After 4 miles, turn left on the A632. Turn second right after about a mile on the minor road towards Shirebrook. Half a mile later, turn right at the Devonshire Arms onto Common Lane. The Academy is 500 yrads on your left.

From the M1
From the North – proceed as above

From the South – leave the motorway at junction 29. Take the A617 towards Mansfield. After 4 miles, turn left at Pleasley Cross along the B6407 to Shirebrook. At the crossroads just past the cemetery go straight ahead on to Common Lane. The Academy is 500 yards along on your right.

(An alternative route is to leave the M1 at juntion 27, following the A608 and the A611 towards Mansfield, then proceed as below).

From Mansfield
Leave the A617 Chesterfield Road, after 3 miles turn right at the Pleasley Cross roundabout, just after crossing the Derbyshire border, on the B6407 to Shirebrook. At the crossroads just past the cemetery go straight on to Common Lane. The Academy is 500 yards on your right.

From Chesterfield
Follow the A617 dual carriageway to junction 29 of the M1 and proceed as above.

From Nottingham
Leave by the A60 to Mansfield

From Derby
Leave by the A38 to join the M1