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The nearest tram stop is Holt Town, from which Hacman is a 300 metre walk away (up a moderately steep hill).
 
The nearest tram stop is Holt Town, from which Hacman is a 300 metre walk away (up a moderately steep hill).
  
Walk from the platform towards the traffic lights, and turn right at the derelict pub ("The Mitchell Arms") onto '''Beswick Street'''. Carry on walking past some small shops and turn right into '''Pollard Street East''' after the end of the pallisade fencing. The entrance to Hacman is a blue door on your left.
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Walk from the platform towards the traffic lights, and turn right at the derelict pub ("The Mitchell Arms") onto '''Beswick Street'''. Carry on walking past some small shops and turn right into '''Pollard Street East''' after the end of the palisade fencing. The entrance to Hacman is a blue door on your left.
 
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Piccadilly station is about a mile away. There are trams from Piccadilly and Victoria stations to Holt Town.
 
Piccadilly station is about a mile away. There are trams from Piccadilly and Victoria stations to Holt Town.
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Parking on Pollard Street East is plentiful, but is limited to permit holders only on days when there is an event at the Etihad. Parking on one side of Cowan Street, round the corner, is unrestricted on event days.
 
Parking on Pollard Street East is plentiful, but is limited to permit holders only on days when there is an event at the Etihad. Parking on one side of Cowan Street, round the corner, is unrestricted on event days.
  
Be aware that parking and traffic will be worse if Manchester City are playing at home.
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Be aware that parking and traffic will be worse if Manchester City are playing at home. This can include closures of Ashton New Road.
 
[[File:hacmap.png|352px|thumb|left|Map of nearest tram and bus stops]]
 
[[File:hacmap.png|352px|thumb|left|Map of nearest tram and bus stops]]
 
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Revision as of 23:13, 21 June 2016

Our space is at Wellington House on Pollard Street East.

Here is a map - Google Maps

Getting Here

Tram

The nearest tram stop is Holt Town, from which Hacman is a 300 metre walk away (up a moderately steep hill).

Walk from the platform towards the traffic lights, and turn right at the derelict pub ("The Mitchell Arms") onto Beswick Street. Carry on walking past some small shops and turn right into Pollard Street East after the end of the palisade fencing. The entrance to Hacman is a blue door on your left.

Train

Piccadilly station is about a mile away. There are trams from Piccadilly and Victoria stations to Holt Town.

Bus

All buses from Piccadilly Gardens (stop D), other than fabled buses on mythical route 82, stop near Hacman.

Buses on routes 216, 231, and 237 stop beside Holt Town tram stop.

Buses on routes 74, 76, 76A, and 217 stop on Bradford Road, from which Hacman is a 350 metre downhill walk. From the bus stop walk to the traffic lights, turn left onto Beswick Street, and take the first left onto Pollard Street East. The entrance to Hacman is a blue door on your left.

Car

There is very limited parking on site.

Parking on Pollard Street East is plentiful, but is limited to permit holders only on days when there is an event at the Etihad. Parking on one side of Cowan Street, round the corner, is unrestricted on event days.

Be aware that parking and traffic will be worse if Manchester City are playing at home. This can include closures of Ashton New Road.

Map of nearest tram and bus stops