Welcome to Derwen College’s Marketplace.
You can directly support our students’ learning by visiting Derwen’s Marketplace in Gobowen.
Visit our range of outlets at Derwen College:
Here Derwen College students undertake real work experience, and learn essential vocational skills for life. Students work in each of the outlets learning customer service, retail and hospitality skills.
Information and opening times to visit Derwen Marketplace.
For further information and opening times please see the relevant links on the left hand menu.
Find Derwen Marketplace
Derwen College lies just off the A5, outside Oswestry. It is approximately an hour’s drive from Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool, and just half an hour from Shrewsbury and Chester.
The entrance to the car park is on Twmpath Lane in Gobowen, near Oswestry, signposted for the Garden Centre.
Bus stops are near 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 away from Derwen College are two more bus stops. ‘Park Hall North Drive Junction‘ and ‘Park Hall Orthopaedic Hospital‘ are a 5/10 minute walk away.
Visit Derwen by train. Gobowen Railway Station is a few minutes walk away from Derwen Marketplace, with direct lines to Shrewsbury, Telford, Wrexham and Chester.