Whether you are a visitor or a new student coming to Derwen, reception is your first point of contact.
Located close to The Orangery Restaurant, you will find reception through the main entrance to the college, and is a short walk from the car park.
The main entrance to Derwen College is located on Whittington Road in Gobowen.
This is the original entrance to ‘The Derwen’ Farmhouse, which Agnes Hunt purchased in 1928 just a year after she founded Derwen College.
If you are using a sat nav to find us please use the postcode SY11 3NB. Please note: This postcode will take you to the Hunt Bungalows which are just down the road from the Derwen College entrance.
Furthermore, Derwen is accessible via public transport.
Gobowen railway station. is a 10/15 minute walk from college.
There are also bus stops close to Derwen College ensuring easy transport links to Oswestry and surrounding areas:
- The ‘Gobowen Agnes Hunt‘ bus stop is just a short walk from Derwen College’s main entrance (on Whittington Road).
- ‘Park Hall Derwen College entrance‘ bus stop is located on Twmpath Lane. A short walk will take you from the entrance to reception along the public footpath.
- A little further walk from Derwen College (5/10mins) are the ‘Park Hall North Drive Junction‘ and ‘Park Hall Orthopaedic Hospital‘ bus stops.
If you need any further instruction to get to Derwen College, please call 01691 661234.