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Directions to Impact Housing Association, Head Office, Nook Street, Workington Telephone : 01900 842100 Travelling by Car from the M6 Take the M6 to Penrith, turn off at Junction 40 – signposted the A66. Take the first left off the roundabout - the A66 to Keswick. You will pass Keswick, then Cockermouth and finally come to Workington (it’s about 40 miles from the motorway). * As you approach Workington you will come to a roundabout by Stainburn School - go straight across up the hill. You will descend into Workington on Ramsey Brow and come to a junction at the bottom, opposite M & S, with the Curwen Arms Pub on the right. Turn left at the traffic lights at this junction onto Washington Street, and stay in the left hand lane. Go straight across the next set of traffic lights. As you go round the next corner (Kwik Fit on your right), indicate to turn left into Nook Street, which is the turning just before the mini roundabout. This is a one-way street, and the offices are 20 yards on the right – the old part of the building and main entrance being sandstone. Visitors parking is marked at the front of the building. If there is no visitor parking available, you can park on the street, but only for one hour. Travelling by Car from Carlisle Take the A595 from Carlisle to the outskirts of Cockermouth. Take the A66 from the outskirts of Cockermouth to Workington, follow the above instructions from * Travelling by Train Our office is about 15-20 minutes walk from the Train Station (Alternatively, there is a telephone box outside the train station with taxi cards, or often taxis waiting outside. A taxi journey is approximately 5 minutes). Head towards the town centre, past St Michael’s School, the Town Hall, the Library. Keep going straight ahead, past Wetherspoons , past the mini roundabout and straight on towards the Washington Centre Hote. Once you come to the traffic lights on Washington Street, cross straight over up onto Upper Jane Street. Take the first right off Upper Jane Street onto Nook Street. Our offices are approximately 100 yards on the left hand side.