Nautical Graduation - Useful Information

Getting here

The graduation ceremonies will take place at a venue in Fleetwood. Fleetwood is easily accessible by a variety of means:

By road – There are direct motorway links (M55/M6/M62) across the country and express coach services connecting many UK towns and cities.

By rail – Local railway stations at Blackpool North and Poulton-le-Fylde benefit from an excellent rail network linking Scotland, Yorkshire, the Midlands and South East. For up-to-date information on times and prices, contact National Rail Enquiries on Tel. 08457 484950.

Where to park

There will be a car parking facility at the chosen venue.

Where to stay

If you need somewhere to stay, Fleetwood and the surrounding area, including Blackpool, offers a range of accommodation to suit every taste and budget. Choose from cosy B&Bs with their famed friendly landladies to elegant four-star hotels. For more information go to www.visitblackpool.com

Contact information

Gown hire

J Wippel and Co Ltd - Tel. 01392 254234

Jo Booth and Kelly Whitaker

Maritime Administration
Fleetwood Nautical Campus
Broadwater
Fleetwood
FY7 8JZ
Tel: Jo Booth or Kelly Whitaker- (01253) 504751
Email: jo.booth@blackpool.ac.uk or kelly.whitaker@blackpool.ac.uk

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