The church building is on the A41 about half a mile south of the
turn-off for Chester Zoo and the park and ride. It is easy to find
the building because of its distinctive shape. There is ample car
parking space at the church. Click
here to see an OS map of the area and a route map
covering the approaches to the church from various directions.
For a more detailed street map please follow the link to www.streetmap.co.uk.
This will provide you with the appropriate map and a link back
to this page.
From Ellesmere Port and Liverpool
Follow the A41 across Backford Bridge, where it crosses the canal, up
the hill to the Moston traffic lights (petrol filling station on the
corner). Continue on the A41 straight ahead, signposted to Chester
Zoo. Go straight ahead at the Zoo entrance roundabout. As you continue
you will see fields on the right, with houses beyond, and then a low
building - a school. Next to the school, about half a mile beyond the
Zoo roundabout, is the church building. Turn right just beyond the
church into Flag Lane South. The church car park entrance is just around
this corner. If you miss the turning into Flag lane South then turn
right at the traffic lights and then first right after about 200 yards.
This brings you into the other end of Flag lane South.
From Whitchurch and the A55 or M53
Follow the signs to Chester Zoo. This will bring you on to the A41 travelling
north. About a quarter of a mile after the Hoole roundabout, where
the A56 joins the A41, you will pass under a footbridge. Half a mile
later you will come to some traffic lights (the only ones on this stretch).
Go straight on but get ready to turn left into Flag Lane South about
100 yards after the lights. If you miss the turning then carry on to
the Zoo entrance roundabout and retrace your steps from there.
From the centre of Chester
Find Liverpool Road (A5116) leading out of the city centre. Follow it
down a gentle hill until you reach the roundabout for the turning (right)
into Morrisons. Go straight on but get into the right hand lane just
beyond the roundabout. Turn right at the traffic lights just after
the roundabout into Mill Lane (pub and garage on opposite corners of
the turning). Go straight up Mill Lane under the railway bridge (Bache
station on the right) and up the hill. You will see the golf course
on your left just beyond the railway bridge. Mill Lane becomes Heath
Road after about half a mile. About a mile from the turning at the
traffic lights you will see the Wheatsheaf pub on your right, with
a turning (left) into Upton Lane opposite the pub. Go past this turning
but shortly afterwards (less than 100 yards) bear left into Flag lane
South. The entrance to the church is on the left towards the far end
of the road.
By public transport
If you are staying in or near Chester but have no means of
transport then please make contact by e-mail and
we can arrange to pick you up or give instructions depending on
where you are.