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Giraffe Social Enterprises

Bryfedwen, Pumsaint,

Llanwrda, SA198BJ

Tel: +44 (0)1558 650747


As a collaboration between Giraffe Social Enterprises and Gresprächskultur, we are dedicated to bringing together and hosting learners, family and community as we walk our way towards togetherness.


Giraffe Social Enterprises  © 2018

1046 Bristol Road Birmingham
B29 6LJ, United Kingdom

Getting to Woodbrooke

The nearest airport is Birmingham International. It takes between 10 and 20 minutes from Birmingham International train station to reach Birmingham New Street depending on which train you take. From there, you can get a local train to Selly Oak, a taxi or bus to Woodbrooke.

Participants are asked to wait until their registration in the IIT has been confirmed before booking travel reservations.

Green Travel


Woodbrooke encourages visitors to travel by public transport. If you would like to help Woodbrooke reduce its carbon footprint by investing in renewables, and link it to your travel here, we suggest a minimum donation of: 1p per rail-mile or bus/coach-mile; 3p per car mile; 7p per air-mile. There is a donation box in our reception.


Coming by local bus or by bike?


You can catch the 61 or 63 from outside New Street station. There are new entrance and exit points for the station. Please see the detailed directions above for further information and help. We recommend taking the train from Birmingham New Street to Selly Oak station, and then catching a no. 61 or 63 bus or taxi from outside of the station for the remainder of the journey.

Cycle routes - see here for directions: https://www.woodbrooke.org.uk/contact-us/ We have a cycle shelter in the front car park for a number of bikes.

Coming by car?


You can look at Google maps via the postcode: B29 6LJ.


If you have a SatNav, enter the postcode 'B29 6LJ'. Woodbrooke is at 1046 Bristol Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham B29 6LJ.


Coming by train?


The trainline website see here: https://www.thetrainline.com offers timetable information, ticket sales and fare information for those wishing to travel by train


Coming by coach?


National Express: https://www.nationalexpress.com/en or Megabus: https://uk.megabus.com offer timetable information and tickets sales, for those wishing to travel by coach to Birmingham city centre.