Head Injury Therapy Unit & Headway Bristol
Beckspool Building
Frenchay Park Road
BS16 1LE
United Kingdom

Services in Frenchay 

There is no Emergency Department in Frenchay, for emergencies please visit Southmead Hospital Emergency Department. 

The following NBT community outpatient services are based in Frenchay in the Beckspool Building:

  • Head Injury Therapy Unit.
  • Headway Bristol.

Frenchay Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre is also in Frenchay, and is an inpatient service provided by the Active Care Group. For more information about this service visit:

Contact information: 

HITU phone: 0117 414 3280

Headway phone: 0117 414 3222


Travel information

By Road

  • From the M4, exit at junction 19 and take the M32 towards Bristol. The Frenchay site is situated just off the M32 Motorway.
  • Leave the M32 at junction 1 (signposted Kingswood and Downend) and at the roundabout off the slip road turn left, following signs to Frenchay  (B4058) and Kingswood.
  • At the first set of traffic lights take the right filter lane.
  • Proceed along Bristol Road until you reach a mini roundabout. Take the first exit and Frenchay Village Museum will be on the right. 
  • Our car park is on the left. The car park is free of charge.

By Bus

For information on travelling by bus visit: 

For the most up to date information contact either contact Traveline on 0871 2002233 (calls to this number are charged) or the appropriate bus company.

By Train

For information on travelling by train visit:

Or call:  03457 484950

The nearest stations are Bristol Parkway and Filton Abbeywood. Taxis are available and buses run regularly from these stations. 

By Bicycle

For information on cycling visit:

Cycle racks at Frenchay are available at various locations, but spaces are limited. 

Parking information

Car parking is currently free.

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