Heywood Chess Congress - Venue Details

Heywood Civic Centre

The Heywood Chess Congress is held at the HEYWOOD CIVIC CENTRE, Heywood, Lancashire, OL10 1LW (telephone 01706 368130).  Heywood Civic Centre is Heywood’s premier venue for Entertainment, Concerts, Theatrical Shows and Business Meetings.  Click here for a tour of the venue!

The venue is located 3 miles from Rochdale and Bury in Heywood town centre, at the junction of the A58 Church Street and Hornby Street.

By Road

Direct access from M62 Junction 19 or M66 Junction 2. A58 road from Bury or Rochdale, A6045/6046 from Manchester.

By Rail and Tram

British Rail from Rochdale and Metrolink from Bury provide links to all areas – Lancashire, Merseyside, West Yorkshire and the InterCity network.

By Bus

Frequent bus services connect Heywood with the surrounding areas of Rochdale, Bury, Oldham, Manchester and Bolton. Local Bus / Rail enquiries - Tel: 0161 228 7811.

Parking and Disabled Users

Free parking is available next to the centre with spaces reserved for disabled users.

Catering and Bar

Meals are available during Saturday and Sunday. Hot drinks and snacks are also available. The bar is open during normal licensing hours.

Smoking - is not allowed in any part of the Heywood Civic Centre.

 

The Main Playing Area