The Stroke Comedy Club is held upstairs in the Garrick Room at the George Hotel, Bird Street, Lichfield Staffordshire. There is a large car park behind the Hotel, accessible via Bird Street.
The George Hotel
West Midlands WS13 6PR
From North-West (Stafford)
Take the A51 via Rugeley to Lichfield. At the large traffic island in Lichfield with the Bowling Green Pub in the centre, take the first exit (left), and then the first exit again (left) leading into Swan Road.
*Where the road bends left into Beacon Street, turn right (signposted for the public car park). As you enter the car park turn right and the hotel car park is on your right.
From North-East (Derby)
Take the A38 past Burton and Alrewas, and then take the A5127 into Lichfield past Tescos. Go straight on at the traffic lights and you will then be on the Birmingham Road – A5127. Go straight over the traffic lights after the railway station on the left, and take the third exit at the roundabout. You will then reach a large traffic island with the Bowling Green Pub in the middle.
Then follow directions as above.*
From South-West (Bromsgrove)
From the M5 join the M42 at junction 4a. At junction 9 either take the M6 Toll (instructions are shown below) or take the A446 and proceed as “From South-East”.
From South-East (London)
Take the M6 until it meets the M42 then travel north on the M42 and take the exit for A446 which goes past the Belfry Golf Course on the right. You will come to a traffic island, take the northbound A38 to Lichfield. Stay on the A38 until the second island and then turn right onto the A5206 London Road, which leads to the A51 and Lichfield city centre. Go over two sets of traffic lights. At the small roundabout, turn right and proceed as above.*
From the M6 Toll Road
From the North:
Join the M6 Toll at Junction 11a of the M6. Exit at T5 on to the A5148. Take the first exit to the roundabout on to the A5026. Go over two sets of traffic lights. At the small roundabout turn right and proceed as above.*
From the South:
Join the M6 Toll at Junction 7a of the M42 or junction 4a of the M6. Exit at T4. At roundabout take the second exit on to the A38. At the next roundabout go straight over on to the A5026 and proceed as above.*
Travelling by train
Lichfield City railway station is a five minute walk from The George Hotel.
On leaving the station immediately cross the road and turn left. At the traffic lights turn right. Where the road bends to the left, continue into the pedestrianised area – Bird Street. You will see The George Hotel on your right.