Out and About in Kidderminster

Out and About In Kidderminster

Kidderminster is a town in the Wyre Forest district of Worcestershire. It is located approximately seventeen miles south-west of Birmingham city centre and approximately fifteen miles north of Worcester city centre.

The college is placed in the heart of the lively town centre, within easy walking distance of bus and train stations and right next door to the public library.



Movie-lovers can simply take a five minute walk from the College to the town’s very own cinema. ‘Reel’ Cinema is situated on Green Street and has all latest films showing. Plus, student discounts are available (with a valid NUS Card).



Situated right within the town centre, Kidderminster College is perfectly placed for shopping amenities. The town centre has been substantially redeveloped and has a variety of stores including WHSmith, Game, Thorntons, Superdrug and Card Factory. The Weaver’s Wharf shopping development boasts an excellent range of shops and restaurants/eateries, including New Look, TK Maxx, Debenhams, Next, Marks and Spencer, Frankie & Benny’s, McDonald’s and Pizza Hut.


Eating Out

The college offers fantastic food facilities, but if you’re after a quick bite to eat out there’s tonnes of options just moments away from the college. Frankie & Benny’s, McDonalds, Pizza Hut, Subway, Greggs.

Kidderminster Town Centre

Getting About

Rail Links The main Network Rail station operated by London Midland is Kidderminster, from where trains run to Birmingham, Worcester and London.

Bus Routes There are direct bus links with towns including Worcester, Halesowen, Bewdley, Stourport and Bromsgrove. There is also a direct bus link with Birmingham city centre.

New Leisure Centre

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