Directions to the Newent Onion Fayre

From Gloucester

Out of the City Westwards on the A40.  Take the B4215 through Highnam to Newent. When you reach Newent:

Cars-  fork left towards the town following the car park signs. Sat nav: GL18 1BZ

Coaches- do not fork left to the town, but continue round the by-pass to the traffic lights.  Turn left here and follow car park signs.

(Stallholders setting up in the morning please note there will be a one way system in operation. Please enter town from this side)

From Ross

Cars and Coaches

Head East on the M50 and leave at junction 3.  Turn right towards Newent on B4221.  Turn right into the town High St at the traffic lights and follow the signs to the car park. Sat nav: GL18 1QE

(Stallholders please note, you will NOT be able to access the town from this side either in the morning or the evening.  There will be a one-way system in operation and entry to the town will be from the Gloucester road end.)

Entry to the Fayre is free.

Car Parking:- £5 for cars
Coach Parking:- £15
Please be considerate to the local residents and use the official car parks.
The Newent Onion Fayre receives no public grants and the car parking charge contributes to the cost of staging the fayre

Public Transport

There are regular bus services to and from Gloucester(132,32), Ross-on-Wye (32), and Ledbury(132).
During the period of street closure the bus stop for all buses will be outside The Holts Health Centre in Watery Lane.  

Disabled Parking 

Parking for Blue Badge holders is available.  Enter the town from the Gloucester side and follow the disabled parking signs. A free shuttle bus service will be provided by Newent Dial-a-Ride from here to the Fayre.