Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Directions to my studio...

My studio address is; 

Apollo Stained Glass
*Thames-Side Studios
Harrington Way (off Warspite Road)
London SE18 5NR

* Please note we have just had a change in management (from 17th June 2016) and any signs / info that say Second Floor Studios and Arts should now read Thames-Side Studios but some old signage may remain. 
  The TW bit stands for Trinity Wharf  as it is right on the waterfront. Trinity Wharf is part of Thames-Side Studios. Thames-Side Studios is the UK's largest single site affordable studio space project for visual and fine artists, craft makers and designers. There are over 450 practitioners here incorporating a diverse community of emerging artists and long established businesses.

By Bus;

From North Greenwich Station take the 472 bus towards Thamesmead Town Centre, or the 161 bus towards Chislehurst from bus stop A. Get off at stop T Warspite Road.

From Greenwich Town centre take the 180 towards Belvedere (Crabtree Manorway North = last stop) or the 177 towards Thamesmead. Get off at stop T Warspite road. 

From Woolwich take either the 180, 177 (towards Peckham Bus Station) or 472 (towards North Greenwich Station) from Plumstead Road (Woolwich Market) stop D. Get off at stop U Warspite Road.

By Train; 

Woolwich Dockyard, is the closest - see map below for walk to studio (est 14 mins).

Woolwich Arsenal and North Greenwich are also in close proximity. 

By Car;

Postcode for Satnavs: SE18 5NR (or, if not recognised, SE18 5NU)
A2 corridor. A206: at the first roundabout east of Thames Barrier/ west of the Woolwich Ferry, turn onto Warspite Road (look out for McDonald's). Car parking is free. Follow the directions below.

Visuals for Warspite Road / roundabout and Harrington Way;

Direction from Greenwich - look out for McDonalds. Warspite Road is off to the left. You will see the signs below on the corner. 

The 'Second Floor Studios and Arts' sign may have changed to Thames-Side Studios.

View of the Warspite Road roundabout from Woolwich direction. Warspite Road is off to the right.

Go right down almost to the end of Warspite Road. Harrington Way is the last left. 

If you are driving pull up to the gates, they will detect your car and open. Walking or driving turn first right and then left into our car park as below. 

This is the view from the river wall looking towards the studios. My studio is in the corner behind the white van and next to the brown sealed entrance...

On site facilities; currently 2 cafes (soon to be 3 opening March 2016). Climbing Wall. Art Gallery. Spectacular views from the adjacent river wall. Open Studios (this year 2 -5th June).

Please prearrange visits as I am often out and about.


  1. Apollo Stainded Glass new address is a wonderful improvement. Easy to get to. Easy parking and a lovely place all together. Apollo is an excellent company who will it seems always go that extra mile to produce the panel you've been waiting for. Delia is very knowledgable, she is excellent at spending time and making your ideas into a beautiful stunning design. I have nothing but praise for her. She comes highly recommended.

  2. Hope to see you in your studio one of these days Xx Bren.