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Waltham Forest Hockey Club has been based at the Walthamstow Academy for more than four years. All training sessions are held at the Academy. With matches held here or at the Lea Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre, both locations are within the London Borough of Waltham Forest.

Walthamstow Academy- Billet Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 5DP

This link will take you to a map showing our location.

By car (use postcode E17 5DP for Sat Nav or route planners)

Directions from A406 (A10) N London:

  • Head west on A406/N Circular Rd towards A12, M11
  • Take the exit towards Chingford/Walthamstow/A112
  • At the roundabout, take the 5th exit onto B179 – Billet Road (marked “local traffic”)
  • Academy entrance is on the right after orange CLC building

Directions from A406 N Circular Road (M11,A12, A13):
(From M11 – At end of motorway keep in right hand lane, then merge onto North Circular Road – A406 – signposted North Circular (W), Walthamstow)

  • On A406, head west/towards A10
  • After the M11, take the exit towards Chingford/Walthamstow/A112
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto B179 – Billet Road (marked “local traffic”)
  • Academy entrance is on the right after orange CLC building

Directions from A503 (Forest Road) Blackhorse Road tube station (Victoria Line):

  • At Blackhorse Road tube station crossroads, turn onto Billet Road – B179 towards A406
  • Continue for approx 1.5 miles
  • Academy entrance is on the left after Kimberley Road

By train/tube

Tube station: Blackhorse Road

Railway station: Walthamstow Central

By bus

Serving routes: 158, W11

Nearest bus stop is right outside the Academy on Billet Road

Or you could get a bus to the Crooked Billet roundabout and walk five minutes from there

For help planning your journey, use the Transport for London journey planner

Post-match teas

Our post-match teas are held at Wadham Lodge Sports Ground.

Wadham Lodge Sports Ground, Kitchener Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4LL

The venue is a 3 to 5 minute drive or a 20 minute walk from the pitch. There is a car park on site.

  • From the club, take a left out of the car park onto Billet Road,
  • Continue to the roundabout. Take the 5th exit onto Chingford Road towards Walthamstow.
  • Approx 200m take the 1st left turn (Brookscroft Road)
  • Take 3rd left onto Kitchener Road and the car park is on your right hand side